Yeosu’s coastline is famous for its temperate climate and lush greenery, as well as outstanding beaches. A favourite hangout is Manseongri Beach, which has black volcanic sand fringed with cafes and eateries serving tongue-tingling Korean BBQ dishes.

    Enjoy a bird’s eye view of Yeosu by taking a ride on the Maritime Cable Car, which connects the city with Dolsan Island. If you have a head for heights, choose a cabin with glass floors for thrilling views. Visit Yeosu Specialty Seafood Market for fresh produce offered at its many bustling stalls and restaurants.

    Where to shop & what to buy in Yeosu

    • 7 Best Places to Shop in Yeosu

      Yeosu’s traditional markets and fish markets are mostly gathered in one place, around the Yeondeungcheon Stream in Gyo-dong. Gyodong Market, Seo Market, Fish Market, Seafood Specialty Market, and Jungang Market are popular markets for locals and tourists. Most of the Yeosu markets are characterised by a high proportion of seafood. Fresh fish, dried fish, salted fish, fresh kimchi, and...

    Where to go & what to do at night in Yeosu

    • 4 Best Nightlife Attractions in Yeosu

      Yeosu's night sea is famous for its beauty. At Jongpo Marine Park, centred on Yi Sun-shin Square, you can experience the wonderful night-time sea. The view of the sea at night from the Yeosu Maritime Cable Car is especially breath-taking. The Hamel Lighthouse and the Yeosu Expo Marine Park also face the beautiful sea of Yeosu, creating...

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