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Hodo Beach

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Information

  • 1330 Travel Hotline : +82-2-1330
  • Tourism and Transportation Department in Boryeong City HallPerson in charge of Tourism Promotion : +82-41-930-3541~2

This island is named “Hodo” because it resembles the shape of a fox. Located about an hour and ten minutes away from Daecheon Harbor, Hodo is a small island with 60 households. The village is located on the northeast seashore. The dock is surrounded by strange rocks and bizarre stones, so the harmony with the dock, rocks, stones presents grand sight.

The length of the sandy beach is about 3.5 kilometers and the width is about 100 meters. On the south of the beach, strange rocks and bizarre stones are well developed and preserved, creating a beautiful but mysterious view. Since the water temperature is also optimal, many visitors enjoy swimming here.

Passing through a village and over a gentle hill, the silver seashore ahead will stretch out ahead of you. Though the length of the sandy beach is relatively short (about1.5 kilometers), its width is almost 100 meters. The sand is soft and the slope is gentle. It is not well known, but it has the appropriate beach qualifications. In particular, because the beach and the seashore form a soft curve, it provides the beauty and coziness of nature.

Due to the tranquil atmosphere, proper water temperature, clean water, and gentle slope, many families visit the beach to enjoy their summer vacation. The village provides bed and breakfasts, with bungalows available during the summer vacation season. Because the sandy beach is wide, it is sufficient for tent camping. The island is now known well to the public, and the Island residents are generous and warmhearted. In addition, most of the female residents are Haenyeo (female diver), so abalone, conch, sea urchin and other marine food items are easily obtained.

Location

  • Take a bus or taxi at Daecheon Station / Boryeong Bus Terminal and exit at Daecheon Port. (Bus: 40-minute ride, taxi: 20-minute ride)
  • Board the ferry at Daecheon Port and debark at Hodo(Ho Island)(Daecheon Port: +82-41-934-8773, 5963)
    ※ The ferry (between Daecheon Port and Hodo(Ho Island)) is operated two times a day. * Winter : one time a day
  • Drive your car or get on a shuttle bus at the ferry terminal and stop (or get off) at the beach.

Passenger ship regular sailing schedule

Daecheon Port ↔ Ho Island
the ferry Time table
- Departure from Daecheon Port Departure from Ho Island
October thru March 10:00 13:25
April thru September 08:00, 14:00 11:25, 17:25

Information for fishing

Name of Ferry, Telephone No, Number of Room, Accommodation No, Accommodation Fee, Location
Name Telephone No Number of Room Accommodation No Accommodation Fee Location
High-Season(July~August) Low-Season
Seom Minbak +82-41-935-5509 18 5~6 3~50,000 2~30,000 near to beach raw-fish(natural)
Kimkyeongsik Minbak +82-41-932-3092 6 3~4 30,000 20,000 beach 100m
3 5~6 50,000 40,000
1 10 60,000 50,000
Haebyeon Minbak +82-41-935-9203 5 3~4 3~50,000(up to the number of people) beach 30m
8 4~5
20 2~3 Between 2~30,000 won
Pado Minbak +82-41-931-1249 8 4~5 40,000 beach 200m
2 7~8 60,000
Seonchang Minbak +82-41-932-3196 4 4~5 30,000 20,000 beach 200m
4 5~6 40,000 30,000
2 7~8 50,000 40,000
1 10 70,000 50,000
Onyang Minbak +82-41-932-3347 4 6 3~40,000 30,000 beach 50m
Hodo One Room +82-41-935-1440 23 4~15 5~150,000 Negotiable beach 100m