Top 40 Things to do OUTSIDE of Seoul, Korea (2017 Edition)

Top 40 Things to do OUTSIDE of Seoul, Korea (2017 Edition)

40 Outside Seoul

So you’ve visited Seoul and love it with all of its palaces, shopping districts, and nightlife, but now… you’re looking for something new. You grow weary of this Seoul-centric Korea and want to see what else is out there. Well, I’m here to tell you that the rest of the country does not disappoint. Here is your countdown to the 40 best things to do OUTSIDE of Seoul (2017 Edition).

Note – A couple of places overlap with  the list of Top 80 Things to do in Seoul. This was done on purpose for two reasons. First, many of these lie in the greater Seoul metro network, making a separation impractical for a guide. Secondly, it is a good benchmark for you to compare how these places stack up to places in Seoul!

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Gochang, Hwasun, and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites

Gochang, Hwasun, and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites

A four column dolmen.
A four column “checker-board” dolmen.

Location: Gochang, Hwasun, and Ganghwa, South Korea (3 locations)
Visited: June, 2012 and Sept, 2013
Site Type: Cultural
Inscribed: 2000

 

Opinion and Background:

I know what you are thinking… what the heck is a dolmen?

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