Info about Gangneung, Gangwon-do (South Korea)
Gangneung is a town of Gangwon-do, Gangwon-do, with country South Korea (KR).
Also called Gangneung, Gangreung, KAG, Kaguun, Kang-neung, Kangnung, Kangnŭng, Kannyn, Koryo, Kōryō, gangleung, gangleungsi, jiang ling shi, Каннын, 江陵市, 강릉, 강릉시, its latitude is 37.7526600, and its longitude 128.8723900.
With 215.677 inhabitants, its timezone is Asia/Seoul (Asia/Seoul_cet).
Gangneung is famous for ranches, kiteboarding, snorkeling, scuba diving, diving, kitesurfing, beaches, swimming, surf, adventure, festival, wakeboard, religious sites, skiing, wildlife, secret, countryside, slopes, wine bars, skateboard, events, scenic roads, gardens, museums, parachute, jet skiing, treasure hunts, water sports, boat rides, hunting, mines, zoo in South Korea.
More details about Gangneung in South Korea (KR)
It is located in time zone UTC+09:00 (valid in period standard time).
It’s population is 215.677 residents, according to 2015 census.
Gangneung area is 1040 square kilometers so its a big city, busy full of distractions or entertainment. If you stay here you may spend big money due to its high rooms costs, and for this reason you could enjoy Gangneung as your base in order to find SPAs and Thermal baths tired by going around this big city.
Gangneung meters above sea level, basically meters above sea level (MASL), is 2 meters. For this reason it is the ideal place if you and your beloved ones want to do a sea travel.
If you travel with a car you can visit near cities, cities like Gyeonggi Province, North Gyeongsang Province, North Chungcheong Province, Kangwon Province. As those cities are very close you can very quickly visit these near wonderful destinations to visit new things.
If you’re looking for extra information on Gangneung you can visit their official website http://www.gangneung.go.kr/english/.
Characteristic monuments worth mention for your trip to Gangneung are:
- Gangneung Stadium
Gangneung things to do and activities: best trip destination for:
Interactive Gangneung (South Korea) Map and attractions
Interactive map of Gangneung, Gangwon-do Gangwon-do South Korea (KR).