(a.k.a. Republic of Korea)
Changdeokgung Palace Complex
An exceptional example of Korean palace architecture and design in harmony with the surrounding landscape.
A Confucian shrine housing the spirit tablets of Korean royal ancestors.
Gyeongju Historic Areas
Ruins of the capital of the ancient Silla dynasty, rich in Buddhist artworks and architecture.
Baekje Historic Areas
Getbol, Korean Tidal Flats
Gochang, Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites
Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks
Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes
Sansa, Buddhist Mountain Monasteries in Korea
Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple
Seowon, Korean Neo-Confucian Academies
Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty
Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong