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Gwangalli Beach, Busan

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A sweeping crescent of fine yellow sand, Gwangalli Beach is lined with shops, restaurants, and bars, providing entertainment from morning till night. Stretching for 1.4 km (0.8 mi), the beach attracts numerous water skiers and windsurfers making the most of the clear blue waters. When in need of refreshments, explore the adjacent boulevard, coming alive in the evenings with eateries offering tasty cuisine, live music, and bars packed with tourists. To visit Gwangalli Beach on your holiday in Busan, and find out what else Busan has to offer, use our Busan.
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  • If you are ever in Busan make sure to stop by this laid-back beach! Since it's too cold to go for a swim. You can go for a walk or hang out at a cafe with a view of the beach. At night the... 
    If you are ever in Busan make sure to stop by this laid-back beach! Since it's too cold to go for a swim. You can go for a walk or hang out at a cafe with a view of the beach. At night the...  more »
  • Gwangalli is a beautiful beach to visit at night when the bridge across the water is lit up. There are plenty of restaurants and bars in the area but beware of drunk people. 
    Gwangalli is a beautiful beach to visit at night when the bridge across the water is lit up. There are plenty of restaurants and bars in the area but beware of drunk people.  more »
  • Beautiful view! I think the view will be worth it if you are there at sunset! The beach is pretty quiet due to Corona. Along the beach there's a lot of restaurants & cafe for you to sit and look at... 
    Beautiful view! I think the view will be worth it if you are there at sunset! The beach is pretty quiet due to Corona. Along the beach there's a lot of restaurants & cafe for you to sit and look at...  more »
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  • Nice beach. Did not have the best weather, but you have a good view of the bridge.
  • Highly recommend for night view in Busan! Along the beachside, there are many bars and restaurants. You may enjoy the famous Gwangalli bridge in the beach.
  • Gwangan Station & Gwangalli Bridge
  • Nice bridge view. Tons of restaurants and bars around the Main Street. Great place to spend the day and chill out in the summer.
  • This was my favorite beach while I was in Busan. I like it more than Haeundae Beach. Korean people who I know also liked it more and spend time with their family there. It is peaceful and beautiful with nice cafes and restaurants. Above all, you have a fascinating view of Gwangandaegyo Bridge.

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