©

Gangwon-do trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Gangwon-do

Trip Planner Asia  /  South Korea  /  Gangwon-do
(4.1/5 based on 3,200+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: nature, sightseeing, theme parks
Predominantly mountainous, the northernmost province of Gangwon-do offers a wide range of outdoor activities in natural scenery. A typical Gangwon-do itinerary includes scenic hikes through national parks dotted by Buddha statues and tall pagodas, plus relaxation on clean beaches in summer or excellent skiing in winter. Take a cable car to enjoy a view of the World Heritage-listed mountain biosphere, and tour the Demilitarized Zone to understand the magnitude of foreign-imposed division. Forests with edible alpine plants and mushrooms add unique flavors to Gangwon-do's cuisine, which also uses cuttlefish and pollock harvested from the long, steep coast. Make the most of your holiday in Gangwon-do by finding out about its attractions and choosing what to see using our South Korea vacation builder.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Gangwon-do

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities in Gangwon-do:
Nature, sightseeing, trails
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, theme parks, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Beaches, museums, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, theme parks, religious sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Religious sites, sightseeing, beaches
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Gangwon-do

60 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM IRELAND May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 34 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 34 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Gangwon-do BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Gangwon-do BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in South Korea BY A USER FROM INDONESIA September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News