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Great sea view for the Royal Underwater Tomb.

From Bomun Lake to this location, we drive about 48 minutes, The GPS on the way shown not very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
beckypfyeung
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hong kong
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if you have time..

you won't see the tomb from the shore, if you are lucky you may see some "ama" (Haenyeo) diving... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
BenoitY
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Brussels
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4 weeks ago
“Great sea view for the Royal Underwater Tomb.”
18 Aug 2018
“if you have time..”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From Bomun Lake to this location, we drive about 48 minutes, The GPS on the way shown not very clear direction, as we are go inside the mountain, and there is only one way to reach the location, the weather for the day we visit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank beckypfyeung
Reviewed 18 August 2018

you won't see the tomb from the shore, if you are lucky you may see some "ama" (Haenyeo) diving there. To reach the tomb site, you can make a stroll alongside the shore

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank BenoitY
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The tomb is only a rock on sea, and you can't approach near it. It is famous for its historic story, but not a must-see sight.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank liveajourney
Reviewed 25 December 2017

To all the detractors --- lighten up!!!!!!!!! Ok so you expected something other than whats here but look at what is here, beautiful ocean a cool beach with a million sea birds just waiting for you to feed them those crappy corn puff chips the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank foodie808
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

There isn't really a tomb to see here. It is however a pretty beach area suitable for a beach walk. On the weekends, there are often shamen drumming and performing rituals on the beach. It is interesting to stand back and watch. There are nicer...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

I drove out here on a rented scooter to try and catch sunrise; I figured if the other bad reviews were accurate, at least I could get some East Sea glory. Alas, the weather turned and it was all thoroughly overcast. There really isn't anything...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank HJM1988
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Took the bus from the city all the way here, turned out there was not much to see. The tomb was pretty cool but literally spent only 20 mins to take picture and enjoy the surrounding. The place is kind of deserted so if you...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Carolina M
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

It was lovely even on cloudy day. The tomb is small and you can only watch it from the beach but the sea is beautiful. It is not an activity that lasts a whole day, so plan another activity for the same day you visit.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank yourseth
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

We saw this as part of our tour. Cool to note the Kings tomb was out past the reef. Not much to see that way but the beach was great and we spent a few hours on the sand and water. You can rent covered...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 12 January 2016

the village is not a nice village , not nice houses but just a semi deserted land and the view of simple rocks cannot be discribed like a monument, it's so disappointing

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Maurizio S
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It's located on the east coast, so sunrise is the time to go. The sun sets behind you in the hills. Evening photos around Anapchi Pond look more interesting than the beach. If you want a good sunrise, follow the crowds up to... More
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