There are many islands named Dongbaekseom Island (동백섬) in the South Sea where dongbaek trees thrive. Among them, the Dongbaekseom Island in Busan used to be an island, but is now part of the mainland. Dongbaekseom Island is a very small, and many dongbaek trees and evergreens thrive there. At the top of the island, there is a statue and a monument of Choe Chi-Won, a scholar and writer during the Silla Kingdom.The Busan Tourism Organization has declared Dongbaekseom Island Tourist Site No.46. The island also has Dongbaek Park (동백공원) and a 2.5 m high statue of a mermaid near the beach which many tourists can easily visit on their way to the beach.



U-dong, Haeundae-gu, Busan[Google Map]



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From Seoul Express Bus Terminal or Dong Seoul Terminal
(Seoul Subway Line 2, 3, 7 or 9), take bus to Busan Bus Terminal.

From Busan Bus Terminal take subway from Nopo Station (Busan
Subway Line 1), transfer to Line 2 at Seomyeon Station (Busan Subway Line 1 or
- Take Line 2 to Dongbaek Station (Busan Subway Line 2)
- After exiting
at gate 1, walk 700m straight ahead.



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tel: +82-51-749-5700

zipcode: 48100

infocenter: • 1330 Travel Hotline: 82-2-1300
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-51-749-5700

usetime: 10:00-17:00

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