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Geoje Okpo Daecheop Ginyeom Park

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A nice walk from Okpo at the weekend

Nice walk along the Boardwalk and then up through the tress. Interesting sight with good photo... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Shaun J
very good memorial site

very interesting park with a lot of history about the Korean admiral that fought against the... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Geoje, South Korea
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1, Okpo-dong, Geoje, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Nice stroll along boardwalk, but be warned some of the paths are like going on a serious hike. Take water and rest regularly

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Nice walk along the Boardwalk and then up through the tress. Interesting sight with good photo opportunities. Walk back to Okpo along the main roads followed by a relaxing drink to cool down

1  Thank Shaun J
Reviewed 22 January 2018

very interesting park with a lot of history about the Korean admiral that fought against the Japanese invasion

Thank ferlee2016
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This is an open history book located near to the seaside. You may arrive with car from the highway or walking from Okpo down town from the forest's side. the view is extreme nice and do not miss to share a soup of noodles and...More

1  Thank piracicaba1973
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The victory memorial is a beautifully maintained memorial. There is a museum which you can visit. It's open from about 10 to 1700. But after hours you can still visit the park. It's about 3.8kms from okpo. Lovely walk throughout. There is a hiking trial...More

Thank DevShetty
Reviewed 18 June 2017

if you don't have time to get out of the city of Okpo, and is only there for a couple of days and wanna see something before you go home this is the place. Its a very nice hike with stunning views from the coastline...More

Thank Dany Lee J
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Start the walk from the end of the fisher quay and walk along the shoreline and ridge. The scenery is magnificent. Bring with you plenty of ware and some some snacks, as there is no place to buy before you actually enter the park. The...More

Thank Knut G
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Is a good hike to the site, lots of stairs so not for the faint of heart. interesting way of climbing stairs to see temple

Thank teresa r
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The views are beautiful and the park has some interesting monuments and is a walk from the centre of Okpo, mind you the walk is very steep.

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Only few western people know enough korean history and it becomes even more true when visiting this monument. This place pays tribute to an old Korean Naval Hero Yi Sun-shin who with his men thought against tyranni and potential Japanese occupation.

Thank DJB_Denmark
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Alexandru P
17 October 2016|
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Response from DJB_Denmark | Reviewed this property |
Hi Nikos No, don't think so. There is a gate on arrival, where you have to purchase an access ticket, so don't expect to be able to visit the area after normal opening hrs.! The park is part of a museum about the same theme... More