Silmi Beach

Gyeonggi-do & Incheon

The nothernmost of the two main beaches on Muuido's west coast, Silmi is 2km south-west from the ferry terminal. Quieter than Hanagae Beach, at low tide you can walk across the the sand to the unpopulated islet of Silmido.

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Nearby Gyeonggi-do & Incheon attractions

1. Hanagae Beach

0.45 MILES

Hanagae Beach is Muuido's best, with plenty of golden sand, a handful of seafood restaurants and basic beach huts under the pine trees or on the beach…

2. So-Muuido

2.52 MILES

The tiny, car-free island of So-Muuido can be accessed via a footbridge from Muuido’s south-eastern tip. It's a charming fishing community with a clifftop…

3. Eulwangni Beach

4.22 MILES

Yeongjongdo’s main beach isn't particularly idyllic (in fact it's a tad shabby), but it is the most easily accessible stretch of sand from Seoul. The…

4. Wangsan Beach


On the next bay north from Eulwangni Beach you'll find Wangsan Beach, which is broader and has a less developed beachfront.

5. Incheon Fish Market

11.91 MILES

This large fish and seafood market has row upon row of vendors hawking every kind of edible sea beast, which can be consumed right here at several small…

6. Korean Emigration History Museum

12.05 MILES

This museum offers interesting insights into the outbound journeys of Korean migrants, with a focus on those settling throughout the Americas. It's…

7. Wolmi Park

12.15 MILES

This large, forested park has walking trails, a replica of a traditional Korean garden, and the hilltop Wolmi Observatory, offering views across the port…

8. Wolmi Observatory

12.27 MILES

Looking like an air traffic control tower atop Wolmi Park, the Wolmi Observatory is worth the short, uphill hike to enjoy 360° views of Incheon and beyond…