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Soyang Lake

Buksan-myeon, Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Make sure to get the number 11 bus as the 150 goes on a much longer route. The lake is very... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Will T
via mobile
Huge Dam and lake

Maybe it's just me but the dam is more interesting than the lake! The lake is pretty and the... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Darren H
via mobile
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  • Very good55%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“steep hill” (2 reviews)
“boat ride” (2 reviews)
“dam” (10 reviews)
Buksan-myeon, Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Make sure to get the number 11 bus as the 150 goes on a much longer route. The lake is very beautiful with a viewing platform up a short but very steep hill on the far side of the dam.

Thank Will T
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Maybe it's just me but the dam is more interesting than the lake! The lake is pretty and the surroundings beautiful but the dam is apparently the largest rock fill dams in Asia. I guess there are bigger dams using a different technology but this...More

Thank Darren H
Reviewed 4 November 2015

You could see a big dam if you visit Soyang Lake. After visiting the Nami Island, you could visit Soyang Lake as your next destination. Soyang lake is a quiet place with beautiful scenery.

Thank CKP02
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Soyang lake is truly a beautiful sight. The lake is nice, but enough nicer are the mountains. If you look downstream, on the other side of the dam, you can almost see the city of Chuncheon, which is also very nice. I'd really recommand walking...More

Thank kimahrikku
Reviewed 26 August 2015

This lake is very beautiful. Beside, you can check out Soyang dam too. A lot of flowers, trees are there.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 25 August 2015

I and my husband did one day trip Soyang Lake- via famous Dakgalbi Chucheon restaurant- via A Twosome Place Cafe Chunseon Gubongsan branch. If you are a road trip lover, this itinerary is highly recommended. The scenery was spectacular and ideal for photo taking at...More

1  Thank Vonvon104
Reviewed 21 November 2014

The dam is pretty large but what makes this place so amazing is the scenery all around it. I got at least 20 good shots on my camera. You can walk across the bridge, walk up the hill, get some pictures at the pagoda on...More

Thank LASeoulGuy
Reviewed 3 September 2014

I honestly only had 20min in this place as I was rushing to catch a bus but this place was beautiful! Really vast and huge. Would love to spend hours there.

Thank Gerathegal2012
Reviewed 9 February 2014 via mobile

The dam is worth going to see. There are a few restaurants in the area and the area itself good for taking pictures. If you don't have a car you can get to the area by public bus for cheap. They have yours on the...More

2  Thank MrCapeTown
Reviewed 28 June 2013

You can enjoy giant dam and visit temple via 20 minute's boating. Temple itself is not big. But calm and peaceful.

1  Thank clubcc77
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