Silversea Luxury Cruises A SOKCHO

SOKCHO

Vibrant urban activity is juxtaposed with dramatic mountain ridges and beautiful beaches in Sokcho, South Korea. Many tourists come to this city of approximately 90,000 residents to visit Seoraksan National Park, home of the highest mountain in Gangwon-doProvince and the third highest mountain in South Korea. The city and mountain range attracts national and international visitors year-round, but particularly in autumn, when the foliage is at its height (and considered the most beautiful in Korea). View more

Visitors to Sokcho can also visit hot springs, beaches, or view one of the several well-preserved Buddha statues located in temples throughout the city.

An Introduction to Silversea Cruises

The romance of the seas, small ship sizes and intimate atmosphere, Silversea has long been a leader in the ultra-luxury market. Travelling to both iconic and secluded ports, Silversea’s award-winning itineraries inspire wanderlust and exploration. With over 900 destinations, longer port stays and more late-night departures than ever before, even the savviest traveler will find something new. A butler for every suite, a complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your preferences, all-inclusive exquisite dining, award-winning onboard entertainment and an unparalleled space to guest ratio all contribute to the Silversea experience. Not forgetting our famed Italian hospitality, where new faces become old friends. Bienvenuti a bordo.

Excursões em SOKCHO

Climing Mt. Seorak

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

Exploring Gangreung between Lake & Sea

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

Mt. Seorak & Foot Spa Experience

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

Naksansa Temple & Village

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

Silver Shore Privato: Private Car & Guide (Full-Day)

Explore Siracusa at your leisure during your full-day (8 Hour) sightseeing tour via private car. Customize your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned car and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Silver Shore Privato: Private Car & Guide (Half-Day)

Explore Siracusa at your leisure during your half-day (4 Hour) sightseeing tour via private car. Customize your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned car and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Silver Shore Privato: Private Van & Guide (Full-Day)

Explore Siracusa at your leisure during your full-day (8 Hour) sightseeing tour via private van. Customize your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned car or van and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Silver Shore Privato: Private Van & Guide (Half-Day)

Explore Siracusa at your leisure during your half-day (4 Hour) sightseeing tour via private van. Customize your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned van and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Sokcho Highlights with Korean Lunch

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

Spirit of Sokcho

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

Unsettled Peace, DMZ Tour

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

Walking to BIryong Waterfall

Start your day by light hiking at Odong-do Island, a 10 minute drive from the pier. The Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camelias. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field.


Yeosu Cable Car

Then, for one hour enjoy the Yeosu Cablecar, one of the major tourism contents that connects the distance of 1.5 km between Dolsan Island and Jasan Island over the sea in the famous port city called Yeosu. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the southern seaside and sky, the scenery and great views of the old seaport in Yeosu whilst on the gondola ride. Opened in December 2014, the Yeosu Cable Car connects Dolsan Island with Odongdo and offers views of the Dolsan Bridge.


Jinnamgwan Palace and Yi Sun-sin Park

Next, arrive at Jinnamgwan Palace for 1 ½ hours. It was a stronghold of the Chosun Dynasty Navy for 400 years and became a symbol of Yeosu history that is famous among foreign tourists. After a brief taste of Yeosu history, you will proceed to Yi Sun-sin Park nearby the Jinnamgwan Palace. The park has a statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, a Korean admiral and military general famed for his victories against the Japanese navy during the Imjin war in the Joseon Dynasty. There is an observation deck, a walking-path, a traditional cultural hall, and Hagikjeong Pavilion. After a photo opportunity, you will have some free time at the main street where you can browse through the local stores and cafes.


Korean Style Buffet and The BIG-O Experience

A 20 minute drive brings you to our dining location featuring a Korean style buffet dinner. After dinner a further 20 minute drive to Yeosu's landmark "Big-O-show" which features an ocean fountain event and a hologram show. The show consists of three parts. The fountain spouts in accordance with classic and jazz music. Unique to this fountain is a large round steel frame at its centre. The show is approximately 1 ½ hours.


Return to the pier arriving at approximately 9.00/9.30pm.

An Introduction to Silversea Cruises

The romance of the seas, small ship sizes and intimate atmosphere, Silversea has long been a leader in the ultra-luxury market. Travelling to both iconic and secluded ports, Silversea’s award-winning itineraries inspire wanderlust and exploration. With over 900 destinations, longer port stays and more late-night departures than ever before, even the savviest traveler will find something new. A butler for every suite, a complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your preferences, all-inclusive exquisite dining, award-winning onboard entertainment and an unparalleled space to guest ratio all contribute to the Silversea experience. Not forgetting our famed Italian hospitality, where new faces become old friends. Bienvenuti a bordo.