Seoul, the national capital, is situated roughly 12 miles (19 kilometers) south of Uijeongbu, while Sokcho is 90 miles (145 kilometers) to the east.
Why not spend some time exploring Uijeongbu? Start with a trip to the Uijeongbu Stadium.
If you think it is time to venture beyond Uijeongbu, you'll quickly discover that Gyeonggi is home to a number of attractions just waiting to be experienced. Places within a relatively short distance of Uijeongbu are Deokhyeon, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Oryu-dong, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast.
While you are staying in Uijeongbu, why don't you head to Seoul. Approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the south, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find National Assembly Building, Korea House and Ssamji-gil. Gyeonghuigung Palace, Jamsil Arena and Seoul Land are other good places to visit.
Spend a day in the sunshine and fresh air and discover Gyeonggi's open-air museums and gardens. Stop at Gyeonggi's popular traditional villages, it's a good way to familiarize yourself with the area's rich history.
When you need a break, have a go at picnicking or bird watching. When the temperatures climb, do what the locals do and head to Gyeonggi's much-loved waterways for a spot of wind surfing or boating.
When planning your holiday to Uijeongbu, it's good to remember that the closest major airport, Gimpo International Airport, is located in in Seoul, 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the southwest.