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Top Choice Vegan in Jeju-si

Dasoni

Sit cross-legged at rustic wooden tables, peering out into the wild garden of this meat-free restaurant. Dishes use local Jeju produce for dishes such as sticky rice wrapped in lotus leaves, or acorn jelly, delighti…
Top Choice Seafood in Jeju-si

Haejin Seafood Restaurant

Of the many restaurants overlooking the harbour, Haejin is the largest and one of the most popular places to try Jeju-do’s seafood specialities such as cuttlefish, eel, squid, octopus, sea cucumber and abalone. The …
Top Choice Museum in Jeju-si

Arario Museum

One of the island's most interesting art projects, Arario has four galleries in renovated buildings in and around the Tapdong area hosting permanent and temporary exhibitions by Korean and international artists. The…
Top Choice Museum in Jeju-si

Jeju April 3 Peace Park

Thoughtful and evocative, this museum chronicles the events that led up to and followed the ‘April 3 Incident’ – a series of island massacres between 1947 and 1954 that resulted in 30,000 deaths and the destruction …
Top Choice Craft Beer in Jeju-si

Magpie Jeju

Bringing Seoul hipness to Jeju-si's nights, the craft beers here are brewed on the island and served at this broad space with good pizzas and fried chicken. The retro-designed posters for its brews line the walls in…
Top Choice Indian in Jeju-si

Bagdad Cafe

This top date spot in the City Hall student district has English-speaking staff and fine fare such as tandoori chicken and peanut butter masala, which tastes great with a large serving of handmade garlic naan. Look …
Gallery in Jeju-si

Jeju Museum of Art

View interesting permanent and temporary exhibits of contemporary visual art at this excellent gallery next to Jeju Loveland. The beautifully designed building appears to float on a pool of water.
Historic Site in Jeju-si

Jeju Mokgwana

Jeju's administrative centre under the Joseon dynasty, destroyed during Japanese rule, has been reconstructed. The cluster of historical buildings have an austere style that is designed to promote virtue. You can ha…
Museum in Jeju-si

Jeju Loveland

This erotic outdoor theme park created by art students and graduates of Seoul’s Hongik University features hundreds of sexy and frequently comic sculptures spread across a quiet green space, plus soft-core art galle…
Forest in Jeju-si

Saryeoni Forest

On the eastern border of Hallasan National Park, this is a popular weekend walking destination with 15km of forest paths shaded by maples, oaks and cedars, with the occasional roaming deer. Plan on four hours to wal…