North Jeolla
(Jeollabuk-do)

Jeollabuk-do is bountiful in traditional cultural heritages and historical sites. It is home to Namwon, the setting of the famous pansori ‘Chunhyangjeon,’ and Jeonju, a designated slow city famous for its hanok village and bibimbap. At Jeonju Hanok Village, which is a cluster of 700 traditional hanok homes, visitors can experience the traditional culture like wearing hanbok, eating Korean food, and using hanji paper. Some of the top nature sites in Jeollabuk-do include Naejangsan and Deogyusan National Parks, Byeonsanbando National Park, and Gucheondong Valley. Furthermore, the Muju Deogyusan Resort on Deogyusan Mountain is widely known as a great spot for winter sports.