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Janganmun Gate

Jangan-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 442-420, South Korea
+82 31-251-4435
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“take pictures” (2 reviews)
“paintings” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Jangan-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 442-420, South Korea
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+82 31-251-4435
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Janganmun Gate is above the road that passes through the fortress so be careful if you decide to cross the road. It is the min gate to the old fortress and "jangan" actually means capital. It is considered the main gate as this is the...More

Thank palawanismyhome
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

It was interesting on our hike along the 5.52 kms long fortress wall how the architecture of all the structures were unique and individual. Janganmun Gate was constructed in the 18th year of King Jeongjo's reign between February and September 1794 and in stunning condition....More

Thank kpiddy
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The main gate of the Fortress. Brightly colored painting. Walk up to get a good view out to the coty

Thank chitownsam
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

This is the north gate to the fortress and is quite impressive due to it's size. The whole complex is well looked after.

Thank Adventurers049
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Janganmun in one of the main gate of Suwon Hwaseong Fortress. It's a very big one which located on the opposite side of Paldalmun Gate. It's very nice in the night time. The opposite side the this gate is the area of food & restaurants.

Thank mesymes
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Most visitors I saw took to the gates but if you climb up the fort and enter the structure above, you will be rewarded with murals and colorful paintings. There are some parts that you need to take off your shoes if you want a...More

Thank TravellerExotica
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

I could go inside the gate building and it seemed like to participate this fortress system. If one has a plan to trail a half path of fortress, this gate seems the good point to start and finish at Paldalmun, the south gate, where are...More

Thank trippedonearth
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Part of the whole fortress. Nice spot to take pictures. There are more around the whole area. History

Thank Samuel D
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

As part of my weekend visit. When walking around the Fortress this is one of the gates. It is wonderful. Please go and take pictures.

Thank NYDEB55
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

The whole area is worth to go. There are four gate and it is fun to visit every one of them. Walk is not too physical.

Thank Vishous92
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