Yeongdeok Crab Village

Located in the east sea, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Yeongdeok Crab Village is famous for its classical scholars, and its wonderful scenery, where the mountains meet the eastern sea.

The traditional fishery village is the home of Yeongdeok snow crab that was well-known from Goryeo Dynasty (King Taejo) and also has a huge street for snow crabs, packed with around 100 shops selling crabs along the Gangguan Port.

When the season for snow crabs arrives in November, lasting through May, the village is crowded with visitors from all over the world eager to try Yeongdeok snow crabs.

In addition, the location of the village gives visitors the opportunity to enjoy one of the most beautiful sea roads in Korea. In the area are also a sea fishing site, beaches, and water resort venues that are suitable for both recreation and relaxation.


Popular nearby, compatible sites for a private tour in Gyeongsangbukdo:

Gangguhang Port

Yeongdeok Sunrise Park

Yeongdeok New & Renewable Energy Center



68, Yeongdeokdaege-ro,
Ganggu-myeon, Yeongdeok-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 영덕군 강구면 영덕대게로 68


N/A (Open all year round)


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