This coastal city is located in Gangwon province, and is one of the largest cities in the country. Nestled on the side of the Taebaek mountain range, Gangneung is the right city for anyone seeking a great escape from the rest of the world. The city is well-connected to the rest of the country via Gangneung Bus Terminal
, which is located in the city center near the majority of the hotels in Gangneung.
Most hotels near Jeongdongjin Beach
offer spectacular views of the East Sea, as well as the stunning cliffs above the beach. The coastline is truly something that should be seen at least once in a lifetime, the East Sea lapping against the white sands while the mountain range frames the whole scene.
Hotels near the City Center
are a great option for tourists interested in the ancient temples and other historical sites of the city, as well as easy access to the museums and art galleries.
There’s much more to see and learn about Gangneung, and the interactive map on this page is a great way to find out where the attractions and hotels can be found in this picturesque city.