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Bijarim Forest, Jeju

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At 800 years old and reaching 25 m (82 ft), the world's oldest nutmeg tree--“Ancestor tree of the Bija trees”--grows in the green oasis of Bijarim Forest. The evergreen forest contains around 2800 nutmeg trees between 500-800 years old, with their nutmeg known for its beneficial effect on the immune system. Walk around the picturesque pathways and breathe the fresh air, or sit on the park's benches and large rocks, enjoying the vista of rich treetops spreading like spider's webs. Feel the soothing ambiance and energizing power of the beautiful forest. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Bijarim Forest and many more Jeju attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Jeju driving holiday planner .
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  • Go to Jeju-do is one of the tourist areas, confortable. Step inside is really different from the from the air. The rain had come, but rather a glimpse of that atmosphere was more alive.
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  • Seongsan ilchulbong peak and a couple of Indonesia came together in the middle of the trip went by taxi. It was raining, but in the Middle it was sunny nice. Very large tree of Kaya forests. Go to the back, on the way back. Hiking the purpose of travel was not so. It is really a forest. Go abroad, I might as well go all the way.
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  • So this is not the famous Promenade road exam natures just even though there are plenty of people in the forest early in the morning and realize that thorn recommend occupancy ㅎ ㅎ
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  • Bijarim means nutmeg and that's what the forest trail smells like. This pleasant smell will accompany you on the whole 40min-1hour stroll. The highlight is an 813 year old tree but throughout the trail you will see other tree species. Do be careful that the trail may become muddy on a rainy day (like the day I went) and I spent some time avoiding puddles. Nonetheless, there is a wash point for you to wash your feet or shoes at the exit of the forest! It is a very peaceful and calming place to clear your mind. Come to breathe in fresh air!
  • Beautiful nutmeg forest for a nice afternoon stroll.
  • Great place to walk in the forest
  • Nice short and easy walk through the forest
  • nice forest path be aware roads not stroller friendly although the map indicates accessible

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