Yangdong Folk Village, Gyeongju

#5 of 24 in Historic Sites in Gyeongju
World heritage site · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Take a break from modern life at Yangdong Folk Village, a village that remains frozen in time. Set up during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), the village typifies the local culture, in which both spiritual and physical development rule. Visit the academies and study halls to experience the academic life of China’s students of the time, or relax at one of the many pavilions scattered across the village. Lush vegetation surrounds the village, making it a perfect spot to kick back and enjoy the scenery. Put Yangdong Folk Village at the forefront of your travel plans using our Gyeongju route planning website.
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  • I like to get out of town and see things in further flung places. I love that this village is still lived in, so it didn't feel like a tourist attraction. I was really able to step back in time and....  more »
  • It's a good place for a family trip. Kinda not that accessible for commuting since there is only 2 buses that really goes inside the village, if you want to drop off into a highway you need to walk...  more »
  • History retained for some years. Peace ful place.. need to walk a lot
  • Unesco's pick! I couldn't see inner living place of some buildings because they really live there. But that point makes more attractive to me. I could feel real life there and they preserve the village. I love it :)
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