Gurye-gun Tourism

Gurye (Gurye-gun) is a county in the province of Jeollanam-do, South Korea. Gurye is a small, picturesque farming town situated between Jirisan and the Seomjin River. Gurye is the sole designated special tourism and leisure zone in all of Jeollanam-do. The total size of Gurye County is 443.02 square km, with a modest population of approximately 30,000. Gurye County is a popular hiking destination during the spring and autumn seasons. The county's beautiful landscapes are showcased during its yearly festivals such as Sansuyu Flower Festival, the Royal Azalea Festival and the Piagol Valley Maple Festival. Gurye is also home to Korea's first national state park, which houses some of Korea’s most important temples such as Hwaeomsa, Cheoneunsa, and Yeongoksa.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Gurye-gun in South Korea. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Gurye-gun like a local. Gurye-gun is located at a short trip away from Busan a major city in South Korea. Take a short trip from Gurye-gun and set some time aside to explore the Busan. Dotted with places like Haeundae Beach, Haedong Yonggungsa Temple, Yongdusan Park; it will definitely be a good idea. A holiday in Gurye-gun can generally be of 1-2 days.

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