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Gwangju overview

Gwangju is an inviting destination that has something for everyone. You can take in the local culture of Gwangju at Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art and Gyeonggi Ceramic Museum. There's plenty more to see, including sights like Ski World at Konjiam Resort and Yulbom Botanical Garden.

Where to stay in Gwangju

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or a week, Gwangju has the right accommodation for you. There are 3 hotels in Gwangju and you can shop as many as 3556 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 72%. We have room prices as low as 8 USD per night and here you'll find a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Gwangju as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 39 5-star hotels from 102 USD per night
  • • 217 4-star hotels from 61 USD per night
  • • 914 3-star hotels from 33 USD per night
  • • 439 2-star hotels from 15 USD per night

How to get to Gwangju

Fly into Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.), 29.2 mi (47.1 km) from the heart of Gwangju.

What to see around Gwangju

The area's cultural scene stands out, and places to visit include:
  • • Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art
  • • Gyeonggi Ceramic Museum
  • • Traditional Food Town around Namhansanseong Fortress
Highlights of the area include:
  • • Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art
  • • Gyeonggi Ceramic Museum
  • • Ski World at Konjiam Resort
  • • Yulbom Botanical Garden
  • • Traditional Food Town around Namhansanseong Fortress

When to visit Gwangju

Wondering what time of year to travel or what should be on your packing list? Here are some average seasonal norms so you'll know what to expect for your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 56°F day, 14°F night
  • • April-June: 82°F day, 37°F night
  • • July-September: 88°F day, 52°F night
  • • October-December: 72°F day, 19°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.12 inches
  • • April-June: 0.24 inches
  • • July-September: 0.47 inches
  • • October-December: 0.16 inches