"The Ancient Capital of the Silla Kingdom" Top 5 Page for this destination Kyongju by jckim

Kyongju Travel Guide: 194 reviews and 529 photos

Gyeongju ( Kyungju ) is the Ancient Capital of the Silla Kingdom, The city was another called Seorabeol or Gyerim. Mt. Namsan, Mt. Tohamsan, Wolseong, Daereungwon and Hwangnyongsa as well as Seokgulam and Bulguksa are registered on the list of the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. there are everywhere numerous Ancient Sites located.

Travel Spots of Gyeongju and Area

Bulguksa Temple
Gyeongju National Museum
Cheomseongdae Observatory
Anapji Pond
Seokgulam Grotto
Daereungwon Tumuli Park
Mt. Namsan Area
Mt. Tohamsan Area
Bunhwangsa Temple


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  • Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
    Aug 1, 2013 at 10:49 PM

    nice tips

  • nepalgoods's Profile Photo
    Aug 30, 2007 at 11:22 PM

    I remember all thos tumuli. Kyongju is such an interesting town! Great page!

  • Pixiekatten's Profile Photo
    Feb 19, 2007 at 7:28 AM

    I have saved many of your tips to my guidebook! :)) Great work! Thanks for sharing! I am REALLY looking forward to my trip to South Korea!!!! :)) -Malena

  • el_ruso's Profile Photo
    Dec 21, 2006 at 3:28 PM

    What a wonderful place. It's amazing all those ancient structures have survived to our days. Thank you for sharing.

  • snuggie's Profile Photo
    May 4, 2006 at 8:05 AM

    i like ur pages too,hope to visit korea again soon :)

  • iwys's Profile Photo
    Jan 30, 2006 at 8:05 AM

    It was nice and sunny when you were there too. I like your photos.


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