Yeongwol-gun Tourism

Yeongwol County (Yeongwol-gun) is a county in Gangwon Province, South Korea. Well known as the place where King Danjong, the sixth king of Joseon Dynasty, was exiled when he was forced to abdicate by his uncle, who became Sejo of Joseon. It is also where Danjong was buried after he was murdered in 1457, following the attempts by six martyred ministers to restore him to power, after he was perceived to be a continuing threat to the rule of his uncle. It is also where the Joseon Dynasty poet Kim Sat-gat is buried.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Yeongwol-gun, South Korea. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. A gripping city on its own right, Seoul also deserves a visit. Seoul is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Gyeongbokgung Palace, The War Memorial Of Korea, Changdeokgung Palace. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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

Yeongwol-gun Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Yeongwol-gun. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Yeongwol-gun trip planner.