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Jeju, Jeju Island, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole trip up and down including breaks took us 8 hours. 19.2 km (to and back) at 1200 meters elevation. Most of the trail is covered with volcanic rocks, big and small so it's not so easy to walk. Lots of steps which is...More

Thank Lisaman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Gwaneumsa trail up to the peak. There is a checkpoint halfway, after 2-2,5 hrs. of hike. The trail gets harder after the checkpoint, but it's also nicer with bridges and very steep stairs. If it's possible, go after rain, because then you...More

1  Thank Nikoletta P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I and my boyfriend traveled here by public bus. We visited the place at the end of October not really December but I did a very late review. It was very easy to get to the place by public buses. The bus stop right in...More

Thank Cao S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hiked up the Seongpanak trail in Early September. From Seogwipo City, it is quite remote and we took a long taxi ride to get there. The wy up was beautiful, rising through the forest, befor emerging into stunning views up the peak, trails along...More

Thank Escape828428
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all ensure you hike on a non rain day. We were worried all week because it was raining. We got a non rain day but cloudy. When got pass 1 km up it was beautiful sunny weather. Know there are 6 trails and...More

Thank Gregg L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With limited time to spare, our taxi manage to meander through the winding roads, but ww were a little disappointed that autumn leaves were scant; so all we saw were a hand full of trees in red and orange hues. I guess we were too...More

3  Thank simon7961
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I do a fair amount of hiking in the Green Mountains of Vermont, and I found Seongpanak trail to the summit of Mount Hallasan to be enchanting and beautiful! Though the hike may be challenging for folks with knee problems, it is a very well...More

2  Thank Selinthia
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Visited in October to see beautiful autumn colors revealing itself. I recommend to start early morning if you want to hike to the summit. The cut off time for the summit can be anytime between 11am to 1pm depending on the season. There are 4...More

2  Thank LidiaK186
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We went on a cloudy day and the driver drove us all the way to the entrance at Yeongsil. Having a hot afternoon the day before, we thought it would be warmer thN the day before as we Han to walk uphill. The driver saw...More

2  Thank nickiBH
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We walked up Yeongsil and down Eriomok. Would definitely recommend getting a taxi right up to the start of the trail if you want to start walking straight away. As other mentioned, it is a long, winding up hill 2.5 km walk from the bus...More

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7 November 2018|
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Response from CrazyBun | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We went in Sep not too hot but the view is stunning at the top. We took the moderate trail which takes us 45mins slow trek. The trek is inside the forest therefore not that sunny. If the weather is good, you are above... More
Chandramouli B
28 September 2018|
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Response from cobbdouglas | Reviewed this property |
No need to get a guide, but if you're traveling solo, try to go earlier so you can go with the crowd. Lots of people hike to the peak of Hallasan especially on weekends and holidays.
20 September 2018|
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Response from bearykim | Reviewed this property |
i went up seongpanak n down gwaneunsan. seongpanak hv buses to seogwipo n jejusi.. or take a taxi.. they r far apart so not possible to park based on your combination unless someone is waiting for u. though gwaneunsa has... More