Pohang Vacation Packages
Pohang is located approximately 170 miles (274 kilometers) from Seoul, the capital of South Korea, and about 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Busan.
Make sure you visit the the Pohang University of Science and Technology when you are in Pohang.
For a genuine North Gyeongsang experience, be sure to look further than just Pohang and taste the scenic and cultural riches that this region offers. Interesting places within a relatively short distance of Pohang are Ulsan, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the north, and Gyeongsan, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the east.
Around 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the southwest of Pohang is Gyeongju, an important regional city where you'll find Cheomseongdae, Daereung-won Tumuli Park and Banwolseong (Half Moon Fortress). If you're still looking for things to do, it's worth investigating Heavenly Horse Tomb (Cheonmachong), Bomun Lake and Dabotap Pagoda before returning to Pohang.
Houses of faith are the perfect portals into a community's spiritual heart. The temples around Pohang are certainly no exception. Spend a few hours exploring North Gyeongsang's history museums and nature museums. These are good places to explore, especially on unpleasant days.
Water-based sports are a popular pastime here. Don't miss the opportunity to go boating or swimming; North Gyeongsang has some perfect spots for it. Why not make use of passionate locals keen to share their backyard with you and book a tour? City walking tours are popular in this region.
The handiest major airport, Pohang Airport, is located in Pohang, 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the southeast of Pohang, which is handy to remember when booking your holiday.