Uiseong-gun Tourism, South Korea

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Uiseong County (Uiseong-gun) is a county in Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, South Korea. Located near the center of the province, it is bounded by Andong on the north, Cheongsong on the east, Gunwi County on the south, and Sangju and Yecheon on the west. As in most parts of Korea, most of the land is vacant and forested; only about 19% of the county's area is farmland. The county is largely rural, with an economy dominated by agriculture; the only urbanized area is the county seat, Uijeong-eup. South Korean national treasure 77, a five-storied stone pagoda, lies in Geumseong-myeon. Also in Geumseong-myeon are a set of more than 300 dinosaur tracks from the early Cretaceous period. Uiseong is home to Gounsa, one of the 24 head temples of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism. This temple is located in Danchon-myeon. Famous people from Uiseong include Yu Seong-ryong, provincial commander during the Japanese invasions of Korea (1592-1598).


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Uiseong-gun, South Korea. Explore Uiseong-gun travel guide before you plan your trip here. When planning a trip to Uiseong-gun, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Busan. Take a short trip from Uiseong-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. Also, to reach Uiseong-gun, 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. To explore Uiseong-gun, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Uiseong-gun*

  • Living in Uiseong-gun - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 72.45 (High)
    • 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 Uiseong-gun

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Uiseong-gun

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.35 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.23 USD

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