Ultimate guide (January 2019)
is an island in South Korea, which is some kind of a summer capital of the country. Most beaches
are quite mediocre, though some pretty spots can be found - with palms and white sand. The island has also many interesting hiking trails. Shore and seabed: sand, stones.  Find hotels in Jeju
Coordinates: 33.395501, 126.609067
Jeju island has a great choice of hotels with rooms' rates starting from as low as US$40 per night. In addition, there are many campsites (usually free of charge), where you can spend a night in your own tent right near the beach. Find hotels in Jeju
How to get there 
Fly to Jeju international airport (CJU)
. In most cases, you can reach your beach by bus, and only in rare cases you'll have to take a taxi. Find flights to Jeju
When to go 
The best time for a holiday on the beaches of Jeju island is a period from July to September (especially August, when sea water is warmest).
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Buses in Jeju island has different routes in different time. For example, bus # 100 runs one direction in the morning, other direction during the daytime, and another direction in the evening. This is not very convenient for the tourists. So be careful!
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Beaches are closing in Jeju island from 1 September to 30 Sempember - depending on the current weather conditions. But it is possible to swim any time of year, if you want.
Hi! I plan to visit South Korea in early September. I think about Jeju island for a beach holiday. Different sources give different dates, when Korean beaches are closing:
1) August, 2) till 31 August, 3) till 10 Sempember, 4) till October.
What is the truth?
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