Attractions

Top Choice Waterfall in Seogwipo

Cheonjiyeon Pokpo

This popular 22m-high waterfall is reached after a 10-minute walk through a beautifully forested, steep gorge. The waterfall can be impressive following heavy rain; at other times it’s more noisy than wide. Well wor…
Waterfall in Seogwipo

Jeongbang Pokpo

A favourite with photographers, this 23m-high waterfall is a 15-minute walk east of the town centre. At times less dramatic than the island's other waterfalls, its claim to fame is that it's the only waterfall in As…
Museum in Seogwipo

World Eros Museum

The smallest of Jeju-do's sex-themed museums and perhaps the most artful and serious. There's a collection of world erotic art, though the lack of English signage makes it a bit inaccessible. The adult-only museum i…
Museum in Seogwipo

Lee Jung-Seop Art Gallery & Park

On the street that is named after him and decorated with images from his distinctive paintings and drawings (in Fauvism style with exaggerated brush strokes and colours), is this small museum devoted to Lee Jung-Seo…
Stadium in Seogwipo

World Cup Stadium

Six kilometres west of central Seogwipo, this graceful soccer stadium built for the 2002 World Cup is the centrepiece of an entertainment complex that includes a multiplex cinema, E-Mart discount store, a family wat…
Hill in Seogwipo

Oedolgae

This unusual volcanic basalt pillar juts out 20m from the sea and has served as a filming location for a number of Korean dramas and TV shows. The walk to this 'lonely rock', by pine trees in Sammae-bong Park to a s…
Bridge in Seogwipo

Saeyeon-gyo

The attractive cable-stayed Saeyeon-gyo is a bridge at the mouth of Seogwipo Harbour, providing access to Saeseom (Sod Island), and is nicely illuminated at night. The design is based on tewu (traditional log boats …
Memorial in Seogwipo

Seobok Exhibition Hall

This exhibition hall is dedicated to Seobok, who was an envoy of the first Chinese emperor, Qin Shi Huang, and chronicles his visits to Halla-san in search of a rare elixir. Pull up a bench for good sea views.
Island in Seogwipo

Saeseom

Densely wooded Saeseom (Sod Island) is ringed by a shady 1.1km trail that is a favourite spot to stroll at sunset. There is also a central public square within the temperate forest conservation zone. Enter from Saey…