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You can see the gears that move the bridge

You can easily get to Yeongdodaegyo Bridge by getting off at Nampo station and exit near Lotte Mall... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The only bascule bridge still in operation

This is the only bascule bridge in Korea which is still lifting today. But, it's only symbolic... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can easily get to Yeongdodaegyo Bridge by getting off at Nampo station and exit near Lotte Mall Gwangbok. The bridge itself is interesting, and you can see the gears that move the bridge. At night, the views on the bridge is beautiful. You can...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Nothing spectacular. Maybe just for a photo shot that I am here. Nice place to rest under the bridge facing the sea/river.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is the only bascule bridge in Korea which is still lifting today. But, it's only symbolic procedure and ships don't pass during it's open. - Once a day at 2 pm. - The rooftop garden of Lotte Department Store Gwangbok Branch is a good...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Good place to have a beer and fast food. Claims to have a good view of the diamond bridge but the view from other beaches are better.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DocBench
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Subway nampo, exit 6 (Same area of Jagaichi fish market, walking distance). It next to Lotte Mart, Gwangbok. It operate 2pm - 2.15pm the bridge will close and lift up to release the bigger ship pass by. At the same time, you can snap some...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank angel7105
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This bridge is different from other suspension bridges as it can be raised to allow ships to pass through. It is basically a bascule bridge. We came here using metro line 1 and stopped at Nampo station (exit 8). The bridge is very near the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank PaulSiow
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Yeongdodaegyo Bridge (oh wow, that was a handful to type) connects Busan’s mainland to the Yeongdo district on Yeongdo Island. It’s the first bridge that connected the island to the mainland. In its proximity to the ports, the bridge would lift to allow large ships...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed 28 April 2017

One could access the bridge by taking Exit 6 of Nampo metro station. It is only a 5 minutes walk. From the bridge one could view the Busandaegyo Bridge, Jagalchi Market and the shoreline. The views are much better at night than at daytime. It...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank yipjcs88
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Im not sure what the deal is here. Sure you don't see a draw bridge everyday. But the day I was there there were over a hundred people waiting for the bridge to open! It does everyday at 2pm. They play a song, there is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank DDresser2013
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Go at night and see beautiful path, you can walk and see cities from other view down the bridge. Near the nampo st, go to exit 5 or 8. And walk around 200mtr, their stair go to down.

Date of experience: July 2016
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