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Pungnammun Gate, Jeonju

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Take a visit to Pungnammun Gate and admire the last remaining main gate of the huge historical complex. See the engravings and admire the way the well-preserved gate was decorated centuries ago. Moving on from the southern gate, you can explore the small onsite market, where you can buy food, clothes, or souvenirs. If you visit at night, you can enjoy the view of the complex illuminated by numerous little electric lights that give this place a dose of additional charm. To visit Pungnammun Gate on your trip to Jeonju, use our Jeonju trip site.
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  • This can be found near the Nambu market. Personally, I think it makes a great photo backdrop but nothing more. However, do take note it is not allowed to go up the stairs to the gate wall. 
    This can be found near the Nambu market. Personally, I think it makes a great photo backdrop but nothing more. However, do take note it is not allowed to go up the stairs to the gate wall.  more »
  • Just 2 minutes walking outside Jeonju Village, and really close to Nambu market, this Gate is all that remains after the destruction of the wall of historic Jeonju. It is the Korean Treasure No... 
    Just 2 minutes walking outside Jeonju Village, and really close to Nambu market, this Gate is all that remains after the destruction of the wall of historic Jeonju. It is the Korean Treasure No...  more »
  • This gate has impressive architecture but unfortunately there is no access to the gate structure & walled ramparts. The architecture is beautiful with traditional korean colourways - it's the only... 
    This gate has impressive architecture but unfortunately there is no access to the gate structure & walled ramparts. The architecture is beautiful with traditional korean colourways - it's the only...  more »

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