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Hwahongmun Gate, Suwon
(4.3/5 based on 80 reviews on the web)
Find the ideal combination of culture and history at Hwahongmun Gate. Designed atop a small local stream, the bridge-like gate serves as a great spot for enjoying views of the town and the surrounding scenery. Take a walk on the gate, or along the stream, and enjoy the traditional Eastern-style architecture. Browse through quaint stalls selling various souvenirs and local artworks as you go. Outside the wall of the gate, you can see a small pond underneath cherry trees, which look beautifull during the cherry blossom season. Work out when and for how long to visit Hwahongmun Gate and other Suwon attractions using our handy Suwon trip itinerary planner.
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  • This is a water gate on Suwon fortress. Nice place to have a big break as the view is beautiful, big hall to sit, there is some water rather dry anywhere else along the wall. Cool place. 
  • Part of the walk around the wall. This gate is one of the most spectacular. You can access it directly from this location or do the entire walk. There are people dressed in period costumes which make ...  more »
  • Let me start by saying that I love everything that is near the freshwater streams rivers lakes etc. .... a beautiful structure that opens the door to a lovely walk along a small river town. Banks treated, water features and art installations make the walk. During the drive doesn't seem to be in a city that has almost 950000 inhabitants.
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