Gwangmyeong

Gwangmyeong, South Korea
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by *Youngjin
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Climate & Best time to visit Gwangmyeong

Climate in Gwangmyeong:

Number of rainy days:

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Best time to visit Gwangmyeong:

Spring (April to June): Spring is considered one of the best times to visit South Korea. The weather is mild and comfortable, with temperatures ranging from 50°F to 75°F (10°C to 24°C). Cherry blossoms bloom in April, creating picturesque landscapes. Spring is ideal for outdoor activities, hiking, and exploring South Korea's cultural heritage.
 
Summer (July to August): Summer in South Korea can be hot and humid, with temperatures often exceeding 86°F (30°C). It's also the monsoon season, bringing heavy rainfall. The beaches, such as those in Busan and Jeju Island, are popular during this time. Water sports and outdoor festivals are common summer activities.
 
Autumn (September to November): Autumn is another excellent time to visit South Korea. The weather is cool and comfortable, with temperatures ranging from 50°F to 75°F (10°C to 24°C). Fall foliage in October is stunning, and it's a great time for hiking in the national parks or visiting temples. It's also the harvest season for kimchi, and you can participate in kimchi-making events.
 
Winter (December to February): Winter can be very cold, with temperatures dropping well below freezing. South Korea offers excellent skiing and snowboarding opportunities during this season, especially in places like Pyeongchang. Winter festivals and ice fishing are popular activities during the cold months.

Money & Prices

Currency in South Korea:

Korean won (KRW)

How expensive is a trip to Gwangmyeong?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
6.90 USD
Fast food meal:
5.86 USD
Mid-range meal:
18.44 USD
Bottle of water:
0.74 USD
Soft drink:
1.56 USD
Cappuccino:
3.71 USD
Local Beer:
3.68 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.09 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.05 USD
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

South Korea general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 220 V, Frequency: 60 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type F (German 2-pin, side clip earth)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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