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Omokdae and Imokdae

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Address: Gyo-dong, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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Peaceful feel with 15 mins slow climb

Conquer a long flights of stairs to reached this place. There is no shortcut to it. Climb with an elderly, so we do it really slowly like for a 15 mins climb. It's the peaceful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
zhenqi
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Conquer a long flights of stairs to reached this place. There is no shortcut to it. Climb with an elderly, so we do it really slowly like for a 15 mins climb. It's the peaceful feel that we can get reaching here. Stayed for around 30 mins at this area, drinking tea and admiring the beauty of Jeonju.

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Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

to get up there you need to climb some stairs, but the view up there is worth it! i heard it is even better at night, shame i didn't have the time!

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Omokdae and Imokdae are located within a stone's throw away from the Hanok village. Just a short climb of stairs will get you to Omokdae first, which offers a stunning view of Jeonju's hanok village. We also stumbled by a 100-year old cafe at the foot of Omokdae! Very impressed with the history of the city here.

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Thank mxxxli
Cebu
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

This attraction involves lots of walking, hiking and climbing up and going down stairs...if you're up to the challenge, there's a good site of the Hanok Village from here...

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Do wear shoes that are not slippery as if it rain some areas are a bit hard to walk . Some stairs needed to be climbed here

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Thank Sim A
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed August 20, 2016

A little hike up and away from the Jeonju Hanok Village, you will be rewarded with the nice view over the traditional house dotted downhill.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

its worth a walk.. if you reach it via the trails its a little bit like sentosa trails. but you can see nive views of jeonju as you walk up. just when you feel abit stretched you will have arrive at the top n there's is their korea pavilion for you to sit n relax among this secluded clearing... you... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

A short walk leads you to the top of the hill with nice views of the village. It doesn't take long and is fairly easy. Night time allows for some pretty views! Seemed very safe even at night!

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Baldwin, Wisconsin
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Reviewed December 7, 2015

We visited Omokdae and Imokdae recently and learned the story behind these two structures. It was interesting to see how each of these came to be. They help reflect a part of the very interesting history of Korea. Next to these attractions are signage that explains, in English, why these structures exist. Take a few minutes while you're in Jeonju... More 

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Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

U can see murals when u walking there. many cute drawings in the street. So u must walk by 이목대

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