Travel Info / Specialties
When we leave the world and come to heaven, Yamarāja asks so. “Have you been to Gounsa?” You will be able to confidently answer Yamarāja's question after you step on the Gounsa Illjumun. There is a mountain in Uiseong at the Northeast end of the hill, namely Deungwun-san, meaning ‘it rises by the clouds’. The mountain stream flowing on the West slope of the mountain is a half-bloomed lotus shape. The water flowed from the flower to the Anmang-cheon stream, and where the flowers began to flow, The monk Uisang built the temple and called Gounsa in the year 681
Sachon Village is a part of Seobyeon2-ri and Sachon3-ri of Uiseong-gun's Jeomgok-myeon and has been regarded as a good place to live since Silla. It is a village of Andong Kim's and Pungsan Ryu's, Andong Kwon's, located in northern Uiseong. In particular, Songeun Kim Kwangsoo, Seoae Ryu Seongryong, Cheonsa Kim Jongdeok and more were born in the village, known as the village of scholars. The village forest is famous, and 30 traditional houses are well-preserved.
Geumbong Nature Recreational Forest
Uiseong Geumbong Nature Recreation Forest is the only natural recreation forest in Uiseong-gun located in Geumbong-ri, Oksan-myeon. Located below the foot of Mt. Geumbong, which is 834 meters above sea level, where you can experience the untouched natural forests. You can walk through a forest where you can enjoy a variety of plants, and you can get a glimpse of the life of a firearm in various recreational forests.
The iceberg is Uiseong-gun Chunsan-myeon Bingye-ri. In the summer, it is a village where the ice is frozen in the stream. The South is Mt. Bukdusan, Mt. Bibongsan to the Northwest, surrounded by Mt. Neukdusan, where night comes fast and darkness is deep. Ssangyecheon stream flows in the middle. It is a relatively large river that joins the Wicheon in the vicinity of Ssanggye-ri in Byeon-myeon, originating from the Sandubong of Shinheung-ri in Chunsan-myeon. The stream flowing around the iceberg at the upstream part of the Ssangyecheon stream is called “Bingye”. The scenic zone made of the ice glaciers, this ice glacier and the glacial valley have been the ‘Bingye Falls’ since ancient times. It is a mysterious valley where ice freezes in the midsummer and hot spring forms in the freezing winter.
Mt. Geumseongsan and Sanun Village
Mt. Geumseongsan is a mountain that spans the surface of Geumseong-myeon and Gaeum-myeon. It is 531 meters above sea level and is known as a volcanic terrain to be older than Mt. Baekdusan. It erupted in the Mesozoic era Cretaceous (about 70 million years ago). The plains of the summit of Mt. Geumseongsan have been recognized as one of the best places in the world because of the fact that the volcanic eruption has occurred. There is a mystery that if you have your ancestral tomb here, the person will be a full-time contender of the day, but the surrounding area will have drought for three years. In the 1970s, when the droughts occurred in the neighborhood, the residents used to dig and watch the peak area to see if anyone used the land for the tombs.
Sanun Village is said to be the typical "favored location" landscape, located with Mt. Geumseongsan and Mt. Bibongsan(671m) as a folding screen around Wicheon, which is also said to have the exquisite landscape where Seonnyeo is sitting in front of a mirror and combing her hair. Even far from the wind and location, the village being not ordinary can be easily felt.
Topsan Yaksu Hotspring
The germanium[72.4㎍] springs, which are believed to have been created by the influence of Mt. Geumseongsan, which is presumed to have been volcanic in the Cretaceous. The five-story building has a large hot spring bath with sulfuric carbonated baths, hot tubs, hot springs, hot and cold baths, sauna facilities such as hwangto bio sauna and oriental herbal sauna.
The Topsan Yaksu Hotspring contains sulfur, selenium, lithium, salt, hydrogen sulfide, etc., and has excellent effects on skin beauty, aging prevention, and improvement of the constitution.
It has a total length of 286m (144.4m of fixed beam, 141.6m of movable beam), and it has the function of multi-function beam. The scenery of Nakdanbo was designed with the concept of 'Irak Jikcheon', which is the theme of ‘creating the environment where the nature is beneficial, people are happy and life is helpful’. The exterior is imitating the eaves of Gwansuru, one of the three major pavilions of the Nakdonggang River. It has led to the creation of a traditional image where nature, history and culture of the three regions, Uiseong-gun, Sangju-si and Gumi-si of Gyeongsangbuk-do, are harmonized and people come together.