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Tongil Park (Unification Park)

Address: Aninjin-ri, Gangdong-myeon, Gangneung, Gangwon-do, South Korea
Phone Number: 033-640-4470
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Ranked #5 of 25 Attractions in Gangneung
Type: Parks, Outdoors
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Seoul, South Korea
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We enjoyed walking through a North Korean submarine and a wooden boat that North Koreans used to escape . There is a decommissioned Naval ship to walk through as well. There is a offer shop on board and a small gift shop. Nice views of the sea, beautiful clear emerald green water.

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Gunsan, South Korea
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Go to the South of Anin Beach in Google Maps and drive along the road closest to the coast going from North to South. Trip Advisor does not allow me to post the city where the actual location is located and I am unable to add the location either (probably because of the language conversion). The road you want to... More

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Guri, South Korea
Top Contributor
600 reviews 600 reviews
301 attraction reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

CYC ( 2014.01.17 ) There was a good place to see Korea's condition. There was a retired ship, North Korea's submarine, vehicle and exhibits. But there was leave something to be desired of lack of English explanation, deflective confrontaion with North Korea. Except this, there was a good museum about South and North Korea's tension.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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74 reviews 74 reviews
23 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

The Submarine is from a 1996 incursion near its current home. It ran a ground the crew of 25 were all caught except for 1 member. The battle ship is a retired South Korean fleet. The signs are pretty good and tell a good story of the Korean war. There is a museum up the hill from that has some... More

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London
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51 reviews 51 reviews
6 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012 via mobile

The north Korean submarine is fascinating, as is the warship next to it. Most of the descriptions are in Korean, tho a few are in English. A very friendly guide appeared as soon as we arrived and she was able to answer our questions in English and was very helpful and jolly. There are some fighter planes a kilometre away... More

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The Hague
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146 reviews 146 reviews
86 attraction reviews
280 helpful votes 280 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

The warship and the submarine in the park show a glimps of tensions between north and south Korea. To visit the submarine you grab a helmet to avoid bumping your head. Being 1.96 m I.m glad I used it. The warship is ok but not spectacular. Keep in mind that there is no taxistand. It means go back to the... More

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