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Bomun Lake

Sinpyeong-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
+82 54-745-7601
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“lovely walk” (2 reviews)
“walk around” (2 reviews)
Sinpyeong-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
+82 54-745-7601
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

CYC ( 17.12.03 ) There was good to walk around lake, and many restaurant was operating. There had good view and mood. We stayed hotel that was near this lake, so we could see good lake view. Good place to walk with good mood.

Thank CanisHan
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Our hotel was on the lake. In the evening I walked along the lake, and except for a few coffee shops there was nothing...

Thank gadi_sam
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Night and safe walk. Beautiful colorful lightening of the trees and bridge. Place for small training. Korea is fantastic. They know what is cute and important.

Thank Michaela B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Bomun Lake is a must see when visiting GyeongJu. It is a very family friendly attraction. There was lots of room for everyone to spreadout and find their own space. What amazed me the most was the night time on Bomun Lake. They lit the...More

Thank thigy2017
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The lake is quite large, and has a pedestrian path running around it. You can hire boats, bicycles or motorised buggies. There's also a few restaurants and museums along the way around too

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

..... If a little annoying that classical music is constantly piped over outdoor PA system along the path. I would rather listen to the birdsong. Nice vistas across the lake - many photo ops.

1  Thank linbinpin
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is really cool place to see. You can walk aroun the entire lake if you choose it is really nice and being in Korea very safe!!!!!!!!! Korea is clean so you wont encounter garbage. it has beautiful views of the area

2  Thank foodie808
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I came here on Monday by walking (10km++) from Cheomseongdae observatory and I'm glad I did it because I got to see and observe many things (including wait a train crossing in front of me). If I'm not mistaken it only cost you 1700 won...More

Thank Saleha S
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We chanced upon the area by accident while walking from the amusement park, and it was a very pleasant surprise to find beautiful views. Four of us immediately rented a duck boat, and off we paddled around the lake. Took many good photos, and we...More

Thank fleur_inoue
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We went here on a Saturday and due to popularity of this part of Korea there was lots of traffic on the way and many people around the lake and patronizing the coffee shops and eateries. The place is most attractive with its lake and...More

1  Thank Betula103
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