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Yeongdodaegyo Bridge

Busan, South Korea
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The only bascule bridge still in operation

This is the only bascule bridge in Korea which is still lifting today. But, it's only symbolic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JH L
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Seoul, South Korea
Not too good a view of diamond bridge

Good place to have a beer and fast food. Claims to have a good view of the diamond bridge but the... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
DocBench
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Muntinlupa, Philippines
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“The only bascule bridge still in operation”
10 Sep 2017
“A bascule bridge”
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Busan, South Korea
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the only bascule bridge in Korea which is still lifting today. But, it's only symbolic procedure and ships don't pass during it's open. - Once a day at 2 pm. - The rooftop garden of Lotte Department Store Gwangbok Branch is a good...More

Thank JH L
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Good place to have a beer and fast food. Claims to have a good view of the diamond bridge but the view from other beaches are better.

Thank DocBench
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Subway nampo, exit 6 (Same area of Jagaichi fish market, walking distance). It next to Lotte Mart, Gwangbok. It operate 2pm - 2.15pm the bridge will close and lift up to release the bigger ship pass by. At the same time, you can snap some...More

Thank angel7105
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

This bridge is different from other suspension bridges as it can be raised to allow ships to pass through. It is basically a bascule bridge. We came here using metro line 1 and stopped at Nampo station (exit 8). The bridge is very near the...More

Thank PaulSiow
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Yeongdodaegyo Bridge (oh wow, that was a handful to type) connects Busan’s mainland to the Yeongdo district on Yeongdo Island. It’s the first bridge that connected the island to the mainland. In its proximity to the ports, the bridge would lift to allow large ships...More

Thank JuiTeoh
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

One could access the bridge by taking Exit 6 of Nampo metro station. It is only a 5 minutes walk. From the bridge one could view the Busandaegyo Bridge, Jagalchi Market and the shoreline. The views are much better at night than at daytime. It...More

Thank yipjcs88
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Im not sure what the deal is here. Sure you don't see a draw bridge everyday. But the day I was there there were over a hundred people waiting for the bridge to open! It does everyday at 2pm. They play a song, there is...More

Thank DDresser2013
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Go at night and see beautiful path, you can walk and see cities from other view down the bridge. Near the nampo st, go to exit 5 or 8. And walk around 200mtr, their stair go to down.

Thank Haries S
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The lifting of the bridge daily for ships to pass at 2pm local time was part of Busan's tourist attraction. You can either have a close look at the bridge from the river itself or from a distance at the observatory deck of Yongdusan Park...More

Thank helen_ngau
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Use as a bridge but all stop at 2 pm for 15 minutes, They will draw the bridge up - non functional but rather ceremonial. That is the best time to visit the bridge. Its a important landmark as local said that during war time...More

Thank KC O
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