Monday, 19 November 2018

Take a UNESCO Heritage Tour South Korea & Learn More about This Peninsula

Are you planning a week-long trip to Korea and wondering about the worth-visiting places and destinations of this promontory
There are a lot of UNESCO World Heritage sites in Korea; where you can stop over and explore the historic sites of the Korean culture. Visit the gorgeous Changdeok Palace and explore the stories of the olden times of historical Jongmyo Shrine! Take a Gyeongju City Tour and know more about how Korean culture has evolved in the last decades! 
gyeongju city tour
Gyeongju city tour
 If you want to learn more about Korea and its culture by planning a UNESCO Heritage Tour South Korea this year! As of 2018, there are 12 UNESCO World Heritage Sites located in South Korea, 10 out of which are cultural and one is entirely natural. The list of these inscribed UNESCO-approved sites includes colossal volcanic formations, royal tombs, famous sacred shrines, ancient temples, prehistoric cities, and much more.
If you are planning a trip to the popular UNESCO heritage sites in South Korea; here are 12 destinations to stop over:
1)      Jongmyo Shrine (1995)
2)      Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple (1995)
3)      Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks (1995)
4)      Changdeokgung Palace Complex (1997)
5)      Hwaseong Fortress (1997)
6)      Gochang, Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites (2000)
7)      Gyeongju Historic Areas (2000)
8)      Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes (2007)
9)      Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty (2009)
10)  Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong (2010)
11)  Baekje Historic Areas (2015)
12)  Traditional Buddhist Mountain Temples of Korea (2018)

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