Bukhansan National Park

02700  6-21 Bogungmun-ro 34-gil, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul  

See & Do Attractions


Bukhansan National Park is the only national park in the Seoul metropolitan area and is also known as Samgaksan (Triangle Mountain) because of its three peaks: Baegunbong, Insubong and Mangyeongbong. The park’s many granite peaks and gorges are punctuated by crystal clear streams, creating a perfect harmony between the mountains and water. Rich in biodiversity, Bukhansan is home to more than 1,300 species of plants and animals and boasts a wealth of historical and cultural heritage sites as well as over 100 Buddhist temples and hermitages. With its many ridges and valleys, Bukhansan National Park is very popular with hikers, offering trails suited to every level of experience, from gentle slopes to steep rugged tracks while the ever-changing scenery each season makes every visit unique.


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Directions Details
버스도착정보 안내
버스 번호 도착 정보
02700  6-21 Bogungmun-ro 34-gil, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul  
Gupabal Station (subway line 3) exit 1, Take Bus no. 704 or 34 to Bukhansanseong (Fortress)
Bulgwang Station (subway line 3)

TripAdvisor Reviews

Traveler RatingRating:4.5 (Based on 1058 Traveler)

Latest 5 reviews of Bukhansan National Park

  • Beautiful
    It was really gorgeous. I love walking around and drowning in the beauty of nature. Fresh air and nice weather thou
    Rating:5 henleyya2019-10-18
  • You need to be fit for the climb up
    Its amazing that older Koreans of 60+ age can climb the Bukhansan mountain with ease. The climb is quite steep and rocky. The trails are not always that clearly marked out. You definitely need good...
    Rating:3 kinetix2019-10-17
  • Experience Korea
    If you like to hike, or simply take a long walk in nature while staying in Seoul, this could be the answer for you. Quite near the city . Nice views. You should bring along comfortable hiking...
    Rating:5 samtrip123452019-10-15
  • Wonderful hiking
    We are a family of four with two children (4,7). We started hiking up towards Baegundae Peak, however with the 2 kids we made it with in about 1.5k from the top. My 7 year old was fine, but my 4 year...
    Rating:5 Sk8nsnogrl2019-10-13
  • Beautiful spot...
    Bukhansan National Park is a beautiful spot with spectacular views looking up and down... a nice reward during and after an enjoyable hike!
    Rating:5 travellingduo_etw2019-10-09
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