- Udo Island
At the far east of Jejudo Island, located 3.8km northeast from Seongsanpo Port, is Udo Island, which got its name because it looks like a cow lying down or a cow with its head up.If you see it from Jongdal-ri, Gujwa-eup, Bukjeju-gun, you can see an island which looks like a cow’s body, from head to tail. With its unique shape, you can tell that it is Udo Island at a glance. Udo Island is a blessed tourist site with natural environments such as plain rich soil, diverse fishing grounds, and the 8 Scenic Sights of Udo Island. Above all, you can experience Jejudo Island’s unique and traditional culture such as female divers, Stonewall Walkway, and stone tombs, making you feel like you’re in a smaller version of Jejudo Island.
2. Seongsan Ilchulbong
PeakSeongsan Ilchulbong Peak, which is 180m above sea level, erupted underwater in the ocean about 5,000 years ago, which makes it a very rare case among the many craters in Jejudo Island. A scene in the movie ‘Lee Chang-ho’s Baseball Team’ (directed by Lee Chang-ho) was filmed here. Though people used to farm in the area, it is now a natural habitat for 200 types of vegetation such as silvergrass, vine, Pseudosasa japonica, and giant angelica as well as a natural habitat for a variety of wild animals.
3. Hyeopjae Beach
Clear waters and white sands are combined with broken shells, this long and beautiful shoreline offers a mesmerizing view of low-tide, with Biyangdo Island floating in the distance. The blue translucent water creates the illusion that one might even reach the island on foot. This year, the beach is open even during the night time, offering another tourist attraction.