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Gwangalli Beach

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Address: Gwangan-dong, Suyeong-gu, Busan, South Korea
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Phone Number: +82 10-6889-7818
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A nice beach~

I don't think this beach is that over the top but it's nice and I can understand why people would come here for vacation. It's less busy than Haeundae. I would recommend getting... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Paula J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I don't think this beach is that over the top but it's nice and I can understand why people would come here for vacation. It's less busy than Haeundae. I would recommend getting an accommodation here and relax for a day. It's chilly and windy at the moment but it's worth the visit if you want to be near the... More 

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Renton, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is very similar to Haeundae Beach, albeit a smaller version of it. The beach seemed to be half (or smaller) the size of Haeundae Beach. It also has the Gwangalli Bridge blocking (or perhaps some may say enhancing) the views of the seas. Similar to Haeundae Beach, there aren't too many places to sit, no lounge chairs available... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit especially at night where you can see the bridge and unwind after a long day of sightseeing.

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice beach for a stroll, both at night and during day time. Nice view over the Gwangali bridge with spectacular lightning through the night. Probably crowded during summer, but really beautiful in the off season as well.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to this beach for the annual fireworks festival that attracts thousands of people. We got there early around 6:30pm even if the show started at 8pm, because we knew it would be crowded. There are several restaurants, shops and convenience stores between the metro station and the beach. There were many street vendors selling blankets and beach pads... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came in the morning so we didn't see the rainbow bridge lit up but it's a nice small beach with the city and water skylines.There are plenty of restaurants around.

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Melaka, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice view during night time. Relax and chill. U Mau have a cup of hot coffee to chill at the beach. Or soju n makgeolli is a good choice too.

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Thank Gyuminnie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

좋은 바다, it's so clean and warm beach in the winter, but compare than haeundae beach i love haeundae beach more ^^

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Gwangalli Beach is where most the happenings during the night. There are plenty of western food to choose. Bars, ice cream parlour, coffee cafes are sprouting all along the beach area. You can also find Japanese or Korean food here but it's pricey. Taxi fare from where I stay, Comma Hotel costs me Won8600. There's a dessert cafe 'Discovery Taste'... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Gwangan beach is smaller than Haeundae beach, more peaceful and less foreigners here. And there is walking road through the beach, you can enjoy taking a walk too. Gwangan beach makes this beach more comfortable(I don't know why, haha) and it will make memorable experience. Especially I love to go Cafe near this beach not only in day times but... More 

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