Gyeongju Historical Areas
Located less than an hour from Daegu, you’ll findan amazing area where UNESCO has recognized various locations as being WorldCultural Heritage Sites. The city of Gyeongju has a long history for beingknown as the ancient capital of the Silla Kingdom that helped transform thecultural and political landscape of Korea, at that time. This historical areais divided into 5 major sections, spread out over the local region, while stillbeing conveniently located, so you can easily take a tour bus to see all thesites, or rent a car or local taxi. Ranging from museums to giant stone buddhasto immaculately maintained Buddhist temples, there are over 52 designatedcultural assets for you to experience and gain deep insights into Koreanhistory and culture.