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Gijang Mart

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Address: Gijang-eup, Gijang-gun, Busan, South Korea
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Transportation: New GiJang station Pos: lobby is relatively large and bright Cos: the hotness of carriage made me feeling dizzy n hard to breath... Besides, remember to bring an... read more

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39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Transportation: New GiJang station Pos: lobby is relatively large and bright Cos: the hotness of carriage made me feeling dizzy n hard to breath... Besides, remember to bring an umbrella, you will need it whenever it's sunny or rainy day in the platform.

Thank PeonyJade
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Armed with prices of the snow crab and King Crab that I found on TripAdvisor, my family took the hour long journey from Busan town to Gijang. Asked at almost all of the shops and none of the prices came close to what was written on Tripadvisor. For the King Crab, it was only 10,000 won cheaper/kg than Jagalchi. We... More 

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79 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

So many kinds of things sold here with quite affordable price. This place located near Nampo and other market that why if you only have short time to visit Busan, you can go here after or before going to Nampo area

Thank naomiind
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

It took us 1 hr by bus to reach Gijang Market. Interesting place as there were different types of seafood sold at the market. Some which we have never seen before.

Thank EYhiew
Hong Kong, China
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We recommend the one 775-18 Daera-ri, Gijang-eup, Gijang, Busan, South Korea, they are very enthusiastic to introduce you crabs and you can bargain for discount ! We had two snow crabs + side dish + fried rice , two persons only 760000 won. Their crabs looks fresher than the other stores plus inside is nicely presented. They were invited by... More 

1 Thank FanW
Seoul, South Korea
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

There is Korea Traditional Market in Gi Jang. and there are many snow crab restaurant. If you going to there, You can see the Korea Traditional Market and can have some fresh snow crab. Its price is about \40,000~\50,000 per person. I've been there with my family There is so exciting and funny

1 Thank parkgahi
Melaka, Malaysia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2015

The market is a little out of the place, but for the price difference of the king crabs, I think it's a place worth travelling to. Generally I surveyed King Crabs would cost about 70,000KRW per kilo in Jagalchi Market. Here, in Gijang Market, it's 35,000KRW - 50,000KRW per kilo. The first few stalls might start with 45,000KRW per kilo,... More 

5 Thank AlbertWongZQ
Hong Kong, China
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

If you like Crabs and lobsters, you must visit the Gijang market. Our party of 5 shared a 5.4kg King Crab for 250,000won.....Travellers needs to do some bargaining with seafood stalls...they originally wanted 282,000won...but we offer them 250,000 which they said no...so we moved on...but immediately, they said ok....(I wonder whether I should have offered lower). When you go inside... More 

2 Thank matthew k
Hong Kong, China
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Came here bec other reviews say the price is much cheaper than in Nampo or Semyeong. Quite many restaurants and shops selling snow crab. Took bus 181 near Haundae metro station to Lotte department store (40 min), and then 181 in the same direction to Gijang market (30 min). Need to ask someone in the bus to tell us when... More 

3 Thank Avid Traveller f
Singapore, Singapore
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Took a bus to this market for dinner after shopping at Lotte Outlet Mall. Wide choices of seafood, especially king crab and snow crabs. They quoted the price and added additional seafood like scallops for free. Had lobster as well. Very nice and reasonably priced. The fried rice with crab roe after finishing out crabs was delicious. Strongly recommend this... More 

2 Thank Teo S

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