The 10 Best Things to Do in Donghae, Gangwon-do

Discover the best top things to do in Donghae, South Korea including Chotdaebawi (Candlestick Rock), Mukho Port, Cheongok Cave, Chuam Beach, Mureung Valley, Mukho Lighthouse Park, Samhwasa Temple, Ssang Falls, Donghae Suhyup Susanmul Distribution Center, Donghe Munhwawon.

1. Chotdaebawi (Candlestick Rock)

Chuam-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do 240-220, South Korea Nature & Parks, Geologic Formations
Excellent
57%
Good
35%
Satisfactory
8%
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4.5 based on 34 reviews

Chotdaebawi (Candlestick Rock)

Reviewed By Sheryl A - Liverpool, United KingdomLiverpool, United Kingdom

Impressive rocks and small park

We took a bus (mid-week) from DongHae here (1200 won). Spent 1-2 hrs exploring the area. Lovely craggy rocks (was a sunny day!) an dwaves crashing in. Great vistas from the look-out post rising above and plenty of great views around the free park. If you

2. Mukho Port

Mukhojin-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do, South Korea Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
36%
Good
48%
Satisfactory
11%
Poor
5%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 36 reviews

Mukho Port

Reviewed By KEVINHWANG

Nice place to see scenery and swimming.

Nice place to see scenery and swimming. Hoei(Korean Food) is good dish to try.Scenery : all year round, you can enjoy. Swimming : summer (late Juky and early August)

3. Cheongok Cave

Cheongok-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do, South Korea Nature & Parks, Caverns & Caves
Excellent
33%
Good
46%
Satisfactory
18%
Poor
3%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 27 reviews

Cheongok Cave

Reviewed By Julbo09 - Seoul, South KoreaSeoul, South Korea

A nice break from the heat

Korea has a lot of caves worth visiting, and this one is also worth the trip. 3,000 for an adult ticket. You have to wear a helmet before entering, which I'm thankful for as I bumped my head a number of times. I'm not particularly tall, so for taller peop

4. Chuam Beach

Chotdaebawi-gil, Donghae, Gangwon-do, South Korea Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Beaches
Excellent
59%
Good
41%
Satisfactory
0%
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4.5 based on 24 reviews

Chuam Beach

Reviewed By CanisHan - Seoul, South KoreaSeoul, South Korea

Small and beautiful beach.

CC+c ( 19.05.17 ) My family visited this beach for viewing Candlestick Rock. The beach was not big area, but beautiful and calm. Though another beach in East Sea was good, this beach was more calm and good. Some restaurant was operating, and proper size t

5. Mureung Valley

Samhwa-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do, South Korea Nature & Parks, Valleys
Excellent
65%
Good
35%
Satisfactory
0%
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0%
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4.5 based on 17 reviews

Mureung Valley

Reviewed By Sheryl A - Liverpool, United KingdomLiverpool, United Kingdom

Incredible views, walks and more!

We took the 1200 won bus here from Donghae (near the intercity south bus station) takes up to 1 hr as traffic can get busy here! The 'Valley' is littered with hotels and Korean eateries but at the far end is the Valley Park. 4000 won entrance fee. Here yo

6. Mukho Lighthouse Park

Mukhojin-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do 210-824, South Korea Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks, Lighthouses
Excellent
34%
Good
55%
Satisfactory
11%
Poor
0%
Terrible
0%
Overall Ratings

4 based on 26 reviews

Mukho Lighthouse Park

Reviewed By AfflatedMizzlinG - SingaporeSingapore

Nothing particularly special

This lighthouse appeared in a number of K dramas/movies, hence there is some popularity among fans. Near the lighthouse is a small cafe where you can get a drink and enjoy the view, and a footpath to the red suspension bridge featured in "Brilliant Legacy

7. Samhwasa Temple

176, Samhwa-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do 240-350, South Korea Sights & Landmarks, Sacred & Religious Sites
Excellent
34%
Good
33%
Satisfactory
33%
Poor
0%
Terrible
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Overall Ratings

4 based on 9 reviews

Samhwasa Temple

Reviewed By Sheryl A - Liverpool, United KingdomLiverpool, United Kingdom

Nice temple... but it is all about the Park

Take a bus here from Donghae (1200 won) as it gets busy can take 1 hr.. even on weekdays! The temple is accessed via the park (4000 won). Information has NO English maps and peak no English. The fairly plain temple (being renovated) is about 800m in and o

8. Ssang Falls

Samhwa-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do, South Korea Nature & Parks, Waterfalls
Excellent
100%
Good
0%
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5 based on 2 reviews

Reviewed By Passport807069 - Seoul, South KoreaSeoul, South Korea

대한민국 6대 폭포중 한곳.

1시간 정도 등산을 해야 볼수있어요. 옆쪽에 멋진 계곡을 따라 올라가요. tv 프로그램 1박 2일에서 이승기가 추천한 곳으로 현수막도 걸려있네요.

9. Donghae Suhyup Susanmul Distribution Center

Donghae Suhyup Susanmul Distribution Center 88 Ilchul-Lo, Donghae, Gangwon-do 25718, South Korea Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
0%
Good
100%
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Overall Ratings

4 based on 3 reviews

Donghae Suhyup Susanmul Distribution Center

Reviewed By HappySafeTrip - South KoreaSouth Korea

묵호항의 새로운 랜드마크

묵호항 수변공원 앞에 2015년 5월 27일 준공. 동해시수협에서 운영하는 수산물센터.개업한 지 1년밖에 안 돼서 그런지 건물 내부도 깨끗하고, 통로도 넓고,1층 활어센터, 바다마트 2층 식당 3층 카페, 옥상정원, 50m 전망 타워 있고,특이하게 회 써는 비용은 따로 있음.

10. Donghe Munhwawon

17, Pyeongwon-ro | 2F Donghae Moonhwa Yesool Hoegwan, Donghae, Gangwon-do, South Korea Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
0%
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Satisfactory
100%
Poor
0%
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3 based on 1 reviews

Donghe Munhwawon

Reviewed By Resort807043 - Seoul, South KoreaSeoul, South Korea

그럭저럭..

한번쯤은 가볼만 해요~ 아이랑 같이 왔는데.. 막 시설이 좋거나 그렇진 앟지만.. soso 해요

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