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Paldallo 2-ga, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 442-022, South Korea
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All reviews traditional market busy roundabout national treasure nice palce hwaseong fortress traditional food suwon city train station wall photos landmark structure
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

We walked the length of Suwon city wall, starting and ending at Paldalmun. It's a great starting point because it's such an obvious landmark, and there's a taxi stand right next to the gate so it's easy to get back to the train station afterwards....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarah53187
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The newly restored Paldalmun Gate, the southern gate of the Hwaseong Fortress is one of the symbols of the city and takes up the center of a roundabout in the middle of a busy area of the city. Unfortunately, you cannot walk through the gate...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Impressive as it is so close to the houses but you can just look around (quite close to the walls, not easy to take a picture of the whole gate)

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank BenoitY
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Honestly, this structure was my marker where to get on/off the bus to/from Suwon Station. Other than that, it looks the same gate as those that can be found in Seoul.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gibot143
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Our guest house was just a few minutes walk from Paldalmun Gate which is in the middle of a busy roundabout. It is better viewed from the north side as there is more to see. It is the only gate that is separated from the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Having traveled down from Seoul on the metro we walked from the train station in the direction of the Hwaseong Fortress (thirty minutes), the first glimpse that we were in the vicinity of the fortress was arriving at the impressive Paldalmun Gate (South Gate). The...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 23 March 2018

This is the southern gate to the fort complex and is quite impressive due to it's size. Very well preserved.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Nice historical place with cultural value. Nice palce to try traditional food in traditional market about 100 meter. chicken street and foodtruck

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This gate stands in the middle of very busy traffic with a result that we could only see it from the outside but it is very impressive and a sharp contrast to the modernity of the city in general.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ireland_timothy
Reviewed 2 November 2017

You will meet Paldalmun Gate as the first gate when you come from Suwon Station. It's one of the main gate of Suwon Hwaseong Fortress which located near the Traditional Korean Market for over 200 years!!! This market is "Paldalmun Market". It's a very big...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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