Miryang-si Tourism, South Korea

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Miryang, often spelled Milyang, is a city in Gyeongsangnam-do Province, South Korea. Neighboring cities include Changnyeong to the west, Cheongdo to the north, Ulsan to the east, and Yangsan, Gimhae, and Changwon to the south. The city bird is the Korean magpie, the city tree is the pine, and the city flower is the royal azalea. The recorded history of Miryang begins in the Samhan period, when it was known as Mirimidongguk. Due to its strategic location near the Nakdong River, Miryang played an important role from the Silla period forward. It served as an important station on the Great Yeongnam Road during the later Joseon Dynasty, and in the 20th century it became a station on the Gyeongbu Line railroad that connects Busan to Seoul. Miryang remains a key stop along that line, and is now the only city between Busan and Daegu served by KTX express trains. Miryang is known around Korea for the Miryang arirang and for the view from the Yeongnamnu pavilion, subject of numerous poems from the Joseon Dynasty. Other noted landmarks include Eoreumgol and the temple of Pyochungsa. Famous people from Miryang include 15th-century Neo-Confucian scholar Kim Jong-jik and 16th-century warrior-monk Songun Yu Jeong. The city government works actively to maintain the memory of these figures, and of other local cultural features such as the tale of Arang.

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Miryang-si in South Korea awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Miryang-si. When planning a trip to Miryang-si, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Busan. Attractions in Busan include Haeundae Beach, Haedong Yonggungsa Temple, Yongdusan Park. Also, to reach Miryang-si, you'll have to take a flight to Busan; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Miryang-si*

  • Pollution Statistics in Miryang-si

    Know the pollution level of Miryang-si before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 76.92 (High)
    • Water Pollution 60.71 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 78.57 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.13 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 72.73 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35.71 (Low)
  • Miryang-si: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Miryang-si for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Miryang-si.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.81 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.05 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.48 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 48.81 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 39.29 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.24 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 38.1 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 60.71 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55.95 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 51.19 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 40.48 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 44.05 (Moderate)
  • Living in Miryang-si - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.35 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 73.18 (High)
    • Pollution Index 72.01 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 90.88 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.78 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 87.88 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Miryang-si

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Miryang-si

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.27 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 64.88 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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