Yeongju is located approximately 95 miles (153 kilometers) south of Sokcho and about 100 miles (161 kilometers) southeast of Seoul, South Korea's capital.
Investigate the rich architectural and social makeup of North Gyeongsang, by taking a road trip through the cities, towns and villages around Yeongju. Danyang and Gohan are two more places worth checking out while you're in North Gyeongsang.
When vacationing in Yeongju, why don't you visit Daegu. Approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the south, this regional city is where you'll find Gayasan National Park, Donghwasa and Daegu National Museum. Be sure not to return to Yeongju until you've stopped by Daegu's Gatbawi Seokjoyeoraejwasang, Kyungpook National University and Duryu Park Stadium.
History lovers will enjoy North Gyeongsang's historic palaces, traditional villages and old towns. When the weather is fine, why not take the opportunity to investigate North Gyeongsang's gardens, open-air exhibits and open-air museums?.
If you think the ideal break is working up a sweat in unique natural environments, then why not join one of the many mountain climbing or hiking experiences North Gyeongsang has to offer. Specialty tours are a good way to experience places only locals know. So consider signing up for one of the city walking tours.
For those who plan on arriving and departing by air, it's good to remember that the handiest major airport is Daegu International Airport, 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the south of Yeongju.