Guryongpo Beach 구룡포해수욕장, 九龙浦海水浴场 Attraction
Open HourSwimming: June 27- August 23
6, Homi-ro 426beon-gil, Nam-gu, Pohang-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do 경상북도 포항시 남구 구룡포읍 호미로426번길 6
The Guryeong-po beach, which is favored by many tourists not only for its beauty but also for being the perfect summer getaway, is only about 24 km away from the city of Pohang and 1.5 km from the Guryeong-po town. The half-moon shaped shoreline, with a length of about 400 m and a width of over 50 m, is favored most amongst campers who find the place a perfect summer getaway.
Homigot Sunrise Square 호미곶 해맞이광장, 虎尾岬迎日廣場 Attraction
228, Daebo-ri, Homigot-myeon, Nam-gu, Pohang-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do 경상북도 포항시 남구 호미곶면 호미곶면 대보리 228
If the Korean peninsula is seen as a tiger shape, Homigot in Pohang, Gyeongsangbuk-do forms the tail. As the venue for Homigot Sunrise Festival, the Sunrise Square in Homigot features various facilities including monuments, a flame holder, and a performance stage. The brilliant yellow and golden garden at the entrance blooms in April and May. Hand-shaped bronze sculptures have been installed at the waterfront and the beachfront. The palms of the hands face each other, symbolizing harmony and coexistence. The flame originating from the sunlight at Byeonsan Peninsula was used in various international sporting events. Homigot Lighthouse and Lighthouse Museum are located near Homigot Sunrise Square.
Yeongildae Beach 영일대해수욕장, 迎日臺海水浴場 Attraction
95, Haean-ro, Buk-gu, Pohang-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do 경상북도 포항시 북구 해안로 95 (두호동)
Yeongildae Beach is the largest beach on the Korea east coast, at over 400,000 m². Along with Songdo Beach, it is known as one of the most popular beaches in Pohang. It is a great place for families and friends during summer vacations. It is conveniently located with plenty of lodgings and amenities such as restaurants offering fresh seafood including sashimi.