Saecheonnyeon Coastal Road

Saecheonnyeon Coastal Road

Saecheonnyeon Coastal Road

Overview

  • Address Saecheonnyeondo-ro, Samcheok-si, Gangwon-do
  • management Jeongna-dong Office
  • Tel 033-572-2024

OverviewSaecheonnyeon Coastal Road is a 4.6-km coastal road that lies from Samcheok Port to Samcheok Beach along the beautiful east coast of Korea. The road was selected among 100 most beautiful roads in Korea as well. Saecheonnyeon Coastal Park which has the Tower of Wishes where you can make New Year’s wishes and a sculpture park where you can spend a relaxing time, is also a great place to visit.Key AttractionsTower of WishesTower of Wishes was built in 2000 as a symbol of our wishes for a brighter new millennium. The names of the 33,000 people who supported the construction are inscribed on this beautiful oval-shaped, 3-tier tower. The 1st tier has a wish stone for newlyweds, 2nd tier for youth and 3rd tier for children. The design of the tower represents the shape of two hands prayin...

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Overview

Saecheonnyeon Coastal Road is a 4.6-km coastal road that lies from Samcheok Port to Samcheok Beach along the beautiful east coast of Korea. The road was selected among 100 most beautiful roads in Korea as well. Saecheonnyeon Coastal Park which has the Tower of Wishes where you can make New Year’s wishes and a sculpture park where you can spend a relaxing time, is also a great place to visit.

Key Attractions

Tower of Wishes

Tower of Wishes was built in 2000 as a symbol of our wishes for a brighter new millennium. The names of the 33,000 people who supported the construction are inscribed on this beautiful oval-shaped, 3-tier tower. The 1st tier has a wish stone for newlyweds, 2nd tier for youth and 3rd tier for children. The design of the tower represents the shape of two hands praying for a wish. Also, a time capsule was buried under the tower to celebrate the beginning of a new millennium.

Sunrise Festival

  • Period: The night of December 31 to January 1 of the following year
  • Overview: A wonderful place to make a New Year’s wish watching the beautiful sunrise of the East Sea
  • Main Events: Adieu Event, New Year’s Performance, Daybreak Fireworks, Wish Kite Flying

Sculpture Park

Sculpture Park is a must-visit place on the Saecheonnyeon Coastal Road. The park bustles all year round with visitors who come to enjoy the beautiful sculptures and spend a relaxing time. Also, if you come during the summer, you’ll be able to experience small music concerts held on the outdoor stage. The Marine Deck cafe located underground is also a great place to visit.