Travelers often go to places to see either the sunset or sunrise for one or more night trips. But isn’t it so exciting if you can see sunrise, sunset and moonrise from one single place? Beginning the day with a majestic sunrise and wrapping up with a peaceful sunset in the same spot will make an unforgettable travel memory.
The end of the year is drawing closer and people across the world looking for a happier and brighter new year. Many people celebrate the New Year by waking up early to watch the first sunrise of the year.
Usually the Sunrise Celebration held to reflect on the passing year and celebrate the starting of a new year, whereas wishing for prosper within the coming year as the sun rises over the skyline. The light rising above the horizon to fill the sky symbolizes a new rising hope.
Dangjin Waemok Village Sunrise Festival
The Sunrise Festival takes place in the village of Waemok, situated on the northernmost tip of the province of Chungcheongnam-do. This location found on Dangjin’s northernmost coastline which is a ria coast.
You can enjoy the spectacular view of the sun rising over the horizon of the West Sea . As well as the settling sun on the west coast below the horizon. Because the land mass stretches outward to the north. The Dangjin Waemok Village located in to the ending point of the west sea, that is why you can see sunrise to the east, sunset to the west and also moonrise
It has been called “Waemok” since it looks like the neck of heron.
How to get to Dangjin Waemok Village
Address: Waemok gil 26, Seongmun-myeon, Dangjin-gun, Chungcheongnam-do
You can watch the sunrise and sunset in Dangjin Waemok Village at least 180 days a year. Numerous people visit the area to enjoy the sunrise and sunset throughout the year. Tourists can taste fresh seafood at Waemok Port near the village.
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