Yeosu airport is a domestic airfield located in Yeosu, South Korea. This airport has multiple domestic flights and the destinations are Seoul, Gwangju, Gimpo and Busan. Yeosu is one of the oldest city in South Jeolla Province. This city is located in the Honam region of South Korea. Yeosu is famous because of the Yeosu peninsula and its 317 islands. Most of these islands are uninhabited, but the sceneries of these islands are breathtaking.
Several thousand people pass through Yeosu airport to spend some memorable moments exploring the area. Yeosu airport is at the southern end of the country. This airport serves as the main route of entry to the southern part of South Korea. An interesting fact about this place is its climate. The winter is mild and the summer at Yeosu is cool because of the sea wind and warm current near Yeosu peninsula.
Travel arrangement and transport
From Yeosu airport passengers can start their journey towards the southern part of Korea using public buses, rent a car, or trains. The South Gyeongsang province is at the east of Yeosu. Passengers can arrange transport from the Yeosu airport because rent a car and travel agents are available at the terminal.
City buses are available too. There are six public bus routes in Yeosu. For long distance, the airway is the best option. Asiana airlines and Korean air operate domestic flights from Seoul, Gimpo and Jeju to Yeosu airport.
Destinations and attractions
Yeosu airport is culturally and historically important. The contribution of the Great Admiral Yi Sun Shin to save the country is still popular. He was a Navy Commander and the inventor of the turtle ship. Yeocheon industrial complex is just beside the city. The expo and fair are very common in this city. Because of the rapid industrial development and ocean resort, Yeosu is popular to the international tourists. More than half a million passengers arrive at different ocean resorts using this airport.
The ocean is just few kilometers from the airport terminal. And along the southern coast, there are resorts, hotels, and theme parks for the passengers. During the summer, local festivals and cultural events take place almost every week. Tourists can enjoy the local culture and South Korean cuisine at the local restaurants too. Exploring the volcanic black sand beach at Manseongri and camellias at the Odongdo Island are very popular among the domestic tourists.