Jeonju-si Tourism

Jeonju (Korean pronunciation: [tɕʌndʑu]) is a city in South Korea, and the capital of North Jeolla Province. It is a city that has a mix of both urban and rural due to the closeness of nearby Wanju County which almost entirely surrounds Jeonju. Nearby Wanju County also has many people living there who work in Jeonju, proper. The name, Jeonju literally means "Perfect Prefecture" (from the hanja 全(전; Jeon) for perfect, 州(주; Ju) for prefecture). It is an important tourist center famous for Korean food, historic buildings, sports activities and innovative festivals. In May 2012, Jeonju was chosen as a Creative Cities for Gastronomy as part of UNESCO's Creative Cities Network. This honour recognize the city's traditional home cooking handed down through generations over thousands of years, its active public and private food research, a system of nurturing talented chefs, and its hosting of distinctive local food festivals.


Jeonju-si in South Korea awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Jeonju-si. Jeonju-si is located at a short trip away from Boryeong-si a major city in South Korea. Boryeong-si is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Also, to reach Jeonju-si, you'll have to take a flight to Boryeong-si; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Jeonju-si, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Jeonju-si.

Jeonju-si Trip Planner

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