We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Exactly in Korean Drama, Picture Perfect

Very cooling weather during this autumu period. nice scenery, same like in korea drama. recommend... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Beautiful Park with No Crowd of Tourists

Songnisan is one of the least visited national parks in Korea, which means no crowd of tourists but... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Bongwha Y
Seoul, South Korea
Read all 19 reviews
All photos (57)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“parks”(3 reviews)
“gil”(2 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Boeun-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea
+82 43-542-5267
Reviews (19)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beautiful park parks gil journey seoul mountains temple
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Very cooling weather during this autumu period. nice scenery, same like in korea drama. recommend couple, family and elderly. From Seoul to Songnisan take about 3hr journey. Return trip + admission cost about 75k won.

Thank JustJay29
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Songnisan is one of the least visited national parks in Korea, which means no crowd of tourists but a clean and quiet place. Still, it is a beautiful mountain with great views and peaceful valleys; the mountain streams are shallow and wide enough for kids...More

2  Thank Bongwha Y
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Very nice park, but like another reviewer already mentioned, the estimated hike times on the tourist maps are for people who hike regularly (imo). I'm in decent shape and it took me six hours to hike up to Chang Moon Dae and back, which from...More

Thank robkorea
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We traveled from Cheongju to Songnisan. There is a bus from the Cheongju Inter-City Bus terminal with very regular departure time (see uploaded schedule). The ticket price is very reasonable (8,600 won one way at time of writing). The journey was less tgan 2 hours...More

3  Thank HTano
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Beautiful park containing Beopjusa temple. A lot of great hiking trails and a nice little escape from the hustle and bustle of busy Seoul

Thank GirlyNomad
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Very nice place for hiking, some trails are fairly hard, especially on a rainy day. But views from the peaks are amazing. Be aware that estimated times for trails given on park maps are given for a fast sportive men. We stayed at Grand hotel...More

1  Thank Elena A
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Climbed it a few times while I lived in Boeun, nice year round, not too difficult, great view from the top and several peaks to explore

Thank Joel B
Reviewed 2 March 2014

I loved the place. The place is blessed do watch out the budha statue its really nice. i would highly recommend it

Thank jagdeeppaul
Reviewed 6 November 2013

This town is easy to get to by bus, and is a great place for hiking. We stayed at Han Il Motel (on Sangae-4-gil (possibly spelt wrong) with big rooms, super clean and really friendly. There was a really good restaurant on the corner of...More

2  Thank SallyTraveller
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Located in the heart of Korea, Songnisan National Park is about 3hrs from both Seoul or Busan. During spring the mountains are vivid green with plenty of flowers starting to bloom. Nearly all visitors start at Beopjusa Temple. From the temple it takes 3-5hrs round...More

1  Thank kjmagnuson
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Songnisan National Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines