Jeongdongjin Beach, Gangneung

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#2 of 6 in Beaches in Gangwon-do
Go for a walk along Jeongdongjin Beach in the early morning to see the sunrise and its reflection on the water. The break of day provides the beach's most spectacular moment, but you can enjoy the calm atmosphere and entertaining surroundings no matter when you visit. Find the old railway station, whose tracks follow the coastline, and learn about the history of transport in this part of the country. Don't miss the local harbor, where you can meet local fishermen and perhaps go sailing. The beach and its surroundings host numerous festivals year-round, namely religious ceremonies for prosperity, and the celebration of the solstice. Arrange your visit to Jeongdongjin Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Gangneung using our Gangneung vacation planner .
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  • Travel, train, sea, where every one of the pine trees. Public parking is possible at a location next to the train station or Gangneung station and syeoteulbeoseudo station car rental/tour to buck this is a great place for everyone. At one time, but now there seems to be a rather nicer is commercialized. However, now you need to purchase tickets to the platform to see the pine trees, and should not be in a position at night.
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  • To see the Sunrise of the new year where a lot of the very many people who studied in the morning I went to see the sea and winter OM OK
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  • Winter sea was pretty true and good space in La this year, there is quiet to those who want to have want to recommend
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Gangneung offers a little rest and relaxation for many residents of the capital, so you'll find a good number of established accommodations here. The Gyeongpo Beach area has a welcome number of seafront hotels, from sprawling resorts to humbler guesthouses and the odd motel. The urban areas further inland feature several clusters of commercial and touristy developments, usually pretty close to the main train stations, with a good mix of standard hotels and guesthouses found here.
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