- Islands of Incheon
An Uninhabited Island Which Reminds You of the MediterraneanSaseungbongdo
The answer is Saseungbongdo in Seungbong-ri, Jawol-meon, Ongjin-gun.
Local people call it Sado which has a sandy beach with 4km long and 2km wide.
Thanks to small tidal range and clean and fine sandy beach, the island is a nice place for swimming, camping and fishing.
At low tide, visitors can pick up sea snails, turban shells, octopuses, crabs and more.
But a lone passenger pays about 100000 won. It is highly advisable to share the boat.
If not available, a lady in charge of the island will help arrange it.
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Inquiry on Saseungbongdo: 010-5117-1545
The captain helps you land safely. The first step on the beach usually makes good impressions of the island.
It will be back to pick the passengers at the time and date appointed.
During peak season, it regularly runs between the islands, but it is advisable to make a schedule in advance off-season.
The main beach is over the rocks.
The fee is used for water-supply, portable toilet, and maintenance. It can be the minimum charge to preserve the island as it is.
But the sea at the island is clear to the bottom. It is as good as the other seas in the peninsula and even the Mediterranean. Clam waves and long beach is ideal location for kids to play. No need to worry about the ebb is another advantage.
While it will be impressive experience for children, it is nostalgic for the elders. The island is a perfect site for friends as well as families.
People can access the island by private or hired-yachts.
Though there is no berth facility, calm waves is suitable for yachts.
In fact, a group of foreigners got off the yacht and stayed a night.
Watching the sun reddens the sea and islands nearby on a deserted island, we felt on top of the world.
Overseas trip is a big trend nowadays.
Yet please note that there are many great places to enjoy such wonderful sunset in the country.
This small uninhabited island boasts good accessibility, transparent sea, and wide sandy beach.
Visitors can enjoy everything: swimming; digging clams and picking some shells in the mud flat; and the fantastic sunset.
One-day trip is okay, yet an overnight camping at seashore would be best for enjoying everything in the island with relaxing yourselves.