The first place the sun rises in Korea, home of a world-class steel company, and a major port in the Gyeongbuk region.
Land of dreams and the future and land turns dreams into reality!
A place more attractive the longer you stay, welcome to Pohang.
Can you feel your heart racing? Each moment in Pohang is filled with excitement.
There are magnificent views along the 204-km coastline, six beaches and even a canal the heart of the city.
Naeyeon Mountain, has 12 waterfalls, the little-known Haok Stream, and the ancient temples of Bogyeongsa and Oeosa on Wunje Mountain are all exciting attractions to visit.
Pohang on the East Sea, is abundant in diverse seafood and eateries.
Half-dried herring is a Pohang Specialty and the spicy cold raw fish are standard menu items.
And the crabs and octopuses that come in various sizes and unique tastes~
Then there is Jukdo Market,an amazing market to find great tasting food and seafood,and enjoy the unique tastes of Pohang.
Why not go visit a Pohang Festival filled with passion and joy?
New Year’s is the most special time!
Many gather their hopes and wishes at the largest sunrise festival in Korea.
At the start of the colorful festival… 100,000 fireworks are set off to kick off the Pohang International Fireworks Festival!
the Pohang Bada International Theater Festival presents a true appreciation for performing arts.
In mid-autumn, getting hearing the jazz melody at Chilpo Beach might also be fun.
This is the world’s only steel art festival…
In Pohang, life is like a festival.
Pohang means the sea, and the sea means water sports.
Yeongil Bay with its adequate wind and waves, and the wide Hyeongsan River flows through the city boasting idyllic conditions for water sports.
Water sports that can be enjoyed year-round in Pohang are popular for everyone.
If you would like to enjoy good food and some good experiences, head to Janggili Fishing Park.
And the steel yard and the Pohang Baseball Stadium are great for unleashingyour passion for sports.
Learn about Pohang history at Yeonorang Seonyeo Theme Park, the Lighthouse Museum orSabang Memorial Park.
An art space that shows the amazing growth and depth of Pohang.
Here is a cultural space for Pohang residents to enjoy leisure and lifelong learning
The city where life, culture and leisure coexist!
Every moment in Pohang is full of joy.
In the 1970s the steel city of Pohang became the miracle on Yeongil Bay, now it is a city for advanced industry.
The completion of the fourth-generationlight source accelerator is just one of three large accelerator clusters in the world.
Pohang’s is a mecca in the robotics industry and a city for advanced technology with the Pohang Underwater Robotics Center and an emergency response robot business unit.
Developing talent in science and technology is also important!
The brains of Pohang, POTECH and other universities in the region work to train global talent,
The various international research organizations form an infrastructure for advanced technology including POSTECH affiliated institutes for basic science, the Korea Institute of Robot Convergence, the Max Planck Korea Research Initiative, and the Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics.
Whan can be done to create an eco-friendly city that makes its residents happy?
Pohang’s answer to that question is the greenway project. This is a project to create a place to live that connects people to the city, ecosystems to culture, industry and the economy,where life remains vibrant and people are happy in a green ecosystem!
The Pohang Greenway project dreams of a city where a sustainable economic foundation and a city environment coexists in harmony and also includes the Central Greenway, Ocean Green Way, and Eco-greenway, breathing life into the city, and bettering the lives of city residents.
In addition, there is the Hyeongsan River Project and Sunrise Alliance that will help make Pohang a happy city and good city to live.
Further, by KTX and Pohang Airport most of Korea is half a day’s travel away, and now by connecting Yeongilman Port with a rail network that includes the Donghaenambu Line, and industrial railways connecting Yeongilman Port, Pohang is expanding into the world.
There is no future without change.
Everyday Pohang becomes the city of hope and new challenges.
Pohang will continue to become An amazing city with tourist attractions, A hub city in the Korea East Sea Rim, And a city of advanced science.
The firework of Korea that never goes out, Welcome to Pohang.
Homi Cape Sunrise
Posco lights at night
Homi Peninsula Coastal Path
12 Waterfalls of Naeyeon Mountain
Guryeongpo Half-dried Herring
Pohang Cold Raw Fish
Guryeongpo Large Crabs Homi Cape Octopus
Homi Cape Sunrise Festival
Pohang International Fireworks Festival
Pohang Bada International Theater Festival
Chilpo International Jazz Festival
Pohang Steel Art Festival
National Jet-ski Championship
National Yachting Championship
Hyeongsan River Love Regatta
Dingy Boat Class
Yonghanri Ocean Surfing
Janggili Fishing Park
Pohang Baseball Stadium
Yeonorang Seonyeo Theme Park
National Lighthouse Museum
Sabang Memorial Park
Pohang Museum of Steel Art
Steel Art Handicraft Workshop
Ggumteullo (Old Town Art and Culture Creation District)
Pohang Lifelong Learning Center
Poeun Central Library
Fourth Generation Light Source Accelerator
Third Generation Light Source Accelerator
Pohang Underwater Robotics Center
Emergency Response Robot Business Unit
Institutes for Basic Science
Korea Institute of Robot Convergence
Max Planck Korea Research Initiative
Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics
Research Institute of Industrial Science & Technology
Pohang Institute of Metal Industry Advancement
Institute for Nano Convergence Technology
Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources Pohang Field Testing Center
Pohang Greenway Project
Abandoned Railway Park
Homi Peninsula Coastal Path
Chilpo Coastal Green Path
Hyeongsan River Project
Sunrise Alliance (Pohang-Ulsan-Gyeongju)
Pohang KTX High Speed Rail
Donghae Line Railway Network