Haeundae Beach
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gurdus
Seoul, South Korea3 contributions
Nov 2022 • Couples
The beach shows everything just go if you want to see the beautiful sea and the traffic was convenient and there are lots of shop around the beach so you can have some food or shopping in here!
Written 18 November 2022
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Trang H
3 contributions
Nov 2022 • Couples
We came there in November 2022 with great weather: around 18° - 22°. We stay at 89 floor of hightest building in here. The view from the room are beatiful. Not so many people travel on this time, so the traffic almost quite. We walk around the beach road to find some thing drink and found many restaurant and pub in here with sea view.

This beach really famous with Korean movie and traveler.
Written 14 November 2022
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Signestenbak
Copenhagen, Denmark35 contributions
Oct 2022
Wide beach. A break from city noise in the autumn. Take a walk and have a doughnut at the aveny leading up to the metro. At the very end of the beach to the east you will find some of the nicer restaurants (try walking up from the beach)
Written 8 November 2022
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haileythegolden
Edmonton, Canada2,462 contributions
Sep 2022 • Family
This is the most popular tourist area in Busan. The beach itself has soft deep sand. The ocean has strong surf and strong under tow in certain areas. The Main Street is comprised of hotels, restaurants, cafes. It is full of tourists and really loud. I would not want to stay at a hotel on the main promenade. Overall this is a fun area and lots to see and do
Written 1 October 2022
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Deb
Mumbai, India2 contributions
Sep 2022 • Solo
Okay place to visit, it is full of people. I saw people openly making their drinks on beach. However, windy and fresh air, good for an one time visit. The place has very good restaurants, must visit for food lovers.
Written 13 September 2022
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AnLil
865 contributions
Sep 2022 • Family
Haeundae and Gwangalli beach are popular with tourists from Asia and Western countries. Stretching between Westin at the border or bridge to Gwangalli and Ananti-Mipo fish market, Haeundae is on the edge of both traditional Busan and the modern (think Busan X Sky). Besides typhoons like Mami and Hinnamnor, these were solely spared and helped sustain the entire nation with U.N.-sourced supplies and food during the Korean War. Therefore, I will give food-info before visiting the surrounding traditional markets, between Benikea Haeundae across from Paradise/ Grand Josun hotel (Gunam-ro 41 beon-Gil to Gungdong 1-ro). First of all, Koreans have never eaten strange mammals like cats or rodents, so do not worry (and after Chinese medicine, a certain dog species’ organ was seen only to treat men’s prostrates). Second, Koreans were historically vegetarians/vegans, and do not consume large sea mammals like Japanese do, e.g., dolphins and whales defended by the Sea Shepherd. Until recently, seafood and vegetables grew to be staples with eggs during the late Joseon era (and on Jeju later pigs), as well. (Only after the U.S. pushed mad cow disease-tainted beef on Korea, which was discarded wholesale, in protest Koreans began replacing the meat often with pork.) Check out bbq meat or grill houses with ease, and unlike in North America, hotels are popular dining places with locals for the best views and meals. Gwangalli is closer, but both are about a half hour by subway train from Busan/KTX station. (Listen for the seagull cries with English subway overhead announcement.) After a twelve minute walk from the station—exit 5 being closest to buses, follow the boardwalk to catch a cruise behind Mipo-side water breaker-barrier East of Busan X. Or, take a short train ride from there to Yonggungsa Temple on the ocean. It’s a view you can’t beat!
Written 11 September 2022
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Amanda
156 contributions
Aug 2022 • Solo
Haeundae beach in summer is usually busy start from afternoon until early evening, during the day it’s too hot and humid here. The beach is connecting with apec house and apec park, so one can walk along the coastal road and end up in this beach, which is a nice walk with spectacular view of the sea and city.
Written 22 August 2022
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Kim Soon A
Singapore, Singapore80 contributions
Aug 2022 • Friends
This is a popular beach spot for tourists. There are many hotels in this vicinity and offer great accessibility and convenience for beach goers. Lots of eating options and shopping available. It’s also near Centrum city mall. If you’re into beach, you may want to check out Gwanglli beach instead which is nearby.
Written 14 August 2022
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mel7155
Singapore, Singapore832 contributions
Jun 2022 • Couples
We went during a cloudy and windy day hence not the ideal conditions . However, on a warm and sunny day , the beach will certainly be very inviting with a large expanse of beach of 400m length and depth of 100m . Good place to soak up during the summer time .
Written 23 June 2022
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Jake Aller
Alexandria, VA31 contributions
Jun 2022 • Couples
The bigest and most famous beach in the busan region we went durnong sand castle contest had a nice walk and sashimi dinnet
Written 13 June 2022
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