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203, Gamnae 2-ro, Saha-gu, Busan 49368, South Korea
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It's a place that once a biggest slum turned into a colorful and an attractive cultural village in Korea. At information center at the entrance of the village you can buy a map that costs 2000 won and do a stamp hunting, it is also...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank adikastar
Reviewed 2 days ago

A trip to Gamcheon Culture Village is an absolute treat. Upon arrival of this hilly community you will be awe struck by the beauty of the vast array of different colored and magical homes. This artist inspired community has whimsical decorations everyone with different themes....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lbleich
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Coming from the Busan station you can take the bus 87 and get off at yangseong store and change to the number 2 or walk up the steep road for 10min to reach the information center. There buy a stamp map or go on your...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank joehiroth
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We walked up the hillside to reach the culture village, meaning we got to see more on the way than if we’d got the bus. It was a little steep but we managed with our stroller. We enjoyed exploring the culture village, eating Bingsu in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 896jilliand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gamcheon Culture Village is known for its streep street, twisting alleys and brightly painted houses. The nickname is “Machu Picchu of Busan” or “Santorini of Korea” We‘ve recommended for nice place to take photos and try to taste fish cake and Gamcheon moonlight doughnut.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is nice to walk and chill around but make sure you wear the right shoes. The road is super up high and bring a water bottle with you!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Angelynnyssmb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice view,but was so cold and windy outside I didn't spend to much time there,but great place.Maybe summer time will be much better.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ginetam2002
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent place to visit to see how places can be renovated both for the benefit of individuals living there are the wider community which benefits from improved environment and benefits form the tourism. There are a lot of nice little art type...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Nastame
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gamcheon Village provides the perfect shots for your Instagram. Walk around, visit some of the cafes, art installations, and quirky souvenir shops.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jayne0128
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the village on a Saturday morning. The cherry blossom was great. Yet, lots of people around during weekends and so need to queue for taking pictures in some popular spots.

Date of experience: April 2019
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February 28, 2019|
Response from changhyunp2016 | Reviewed this property |
Let me tell you how to get there. Let say you're at Busan station. First you should take a subway to Tosung station, then getting off at the station and walk to the hospital of Busan university. You will see the bus No. 1-1... More
September 24, 2018|
Response from shirinling | Reviewed this property |
Well you could bring stroller with you but the place you can visit may be limited as there are many stairs to explore. Going with kids need more careful as most of the stairs doesn't have handle. Most of the subway have... More
September 18, 2018|
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Response from Jamin_lk | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus that goes to Jagalchi station. You could also take a taxi (~5USD).