Ulsan, officially known as the Ulsan Metropolitan City, is located in the south-east of South Korea. Being the 7th largest metropolis city and industrial powerhouse of South Korea, Ulsan house to the world’s largest automobile assembly plant operated by the Hyundai Motor Company. It has three major ports – Ulsan Port, Onsan Port and Bangeojin Port. These ports have made Ulsan a hub for shipbuilding business of Korea. At present, the city holds the world’s largest shipyard, headed by Hyundai Heavy Industries. Beside these industries it also has the world’s 2nd largest oil refinery, headed by SK Energy. That makes Ulsan a great trade gate for East Asia.
On the other hand, this city experience warm climate, making the weather comfortable for travelers to visit the natural sites, located along the coast. From whale watching, rocky cliff and striking beaches to major landmarks and beautiful parks, Ulsan tourism has everything to offer for everyone, checkout exciting things to do in Ulsan Korea. While many Korean tourist agencies doesn’t give much importance to Ulsan, but the city is said to be the gateway to the Yeongnam Alps. An in-depth city tour will let you visit all the attractions and historical sites of Ulsan.