Bomun Lake, Gyeongju

3.8
#2 of 20 in Parks in Gyeongsangbuk-do
Rent a swan or duck paddleboat and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere at Bomun Lake. The lake lies at the foot of a mountain, with the ruins of an old fortress and several hills rising around it. Take a turn around the lake on a bicycle, or hit the walking and jogging tracks. For a bit more excitement, rent a motorized scooter and listen to the music playing from the speakers along the pathway. Many hotels, restaurants, and cafes overlook the lake, and several recreational and sport facilities operate on site. Take a look at our Gyeongju family vacation planner to schedule your visit to Bomun Lake and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • July 22, 2017
    Past glory. By prolonged drought is more very empty and low. You can nothing actually. Also aftans amusement park on the shore. However, cultural environment is super attractive, but Bumon Lake itself is not worth it.
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  • July 16, 2017
    The hotel staff were very helpful and the dining room looked good as getting to go outside. Famous chain stores from local restaurants to choose from.
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  • July 8, 2017
    Hyundai Gyeongju hotel, also in quantities much drought. To be able to walk on the trails around the Lake are well kept, set in the spring blossom walk trails here when Phil and you seemed to be cherry blossom viewing. Just need to play in its own tourism complex the door look about a bit skeptical. Stay at the hotel around the Lake, and enjoy a walk on his feet in the eyes.
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With 6 million tourists per year, Gyeongju offers a wide range of accommodations. The area around the Bomun Lake resort has several luxury hotels catering to the needs of Korean tour groups. More moderately priced hotels lie in the downtown area, notably in Nodong-Dong and Noseo-Dong quarters. Near the train station, you can find inexpensive guesthouses (yeoinsuk), motels, and hostels. Family-oriented mid-range hotels tend to cluster just east from the lake, but the tourist-friendly city has accommodations well distributed throughout.
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