Short Answer: Go to the Jeju Alive Museum. Yes. There are TWO museums in Jeju with the trick eye/trick art/optical illusions theme – The Jeju Trick Art Musum at Seong-eup (in the east side of Jeju) at Seogwipo and The Jeju Alive Museum at Jungmun Resort (mid-western-southern side of Jeju) at Seogwipo.
Home to over 5,000 marine creatures, Aquaplanet Jeju features the largest aquarium in East Asia, a performance hall, and an educational center for children. A tank filled with marine life typical of the sea around the small islet in Seogwipo City greets you as you enter from the lobby.
“Fantastic Waterfall” Cheonjeyeon Falls is one of many beautiful waterfalls in Jeju Island. Three of the most famous waterfalls are all located near Seogwipo. While the waterfall is indeed beautiful, there is not much hiking. Yet, what makes Cheonjeyeong Falls unique is that its really a series of waterfalls.
An open section with nice views of the cliffs crosses a boardwalk. Right after that, you'll come to a nice observation platform that offers great views of the falls. Take your time enjoying the falls and then retrace your steps back. Eongtto (say Oong - Doh with a soft "o" and very strong/sharp "D") Falls can be spectacular, or disappointing.
The museum opened on March 1, 2008 and has state-of-the-art facilities including a glass art exhibition hall, studio with a kiln, glass-blowing room and glass processing room. With an expansive area totaling 3,500pyeong and broad grass field for displaying the artwork, it is a perfect place to study and learn.
Seogwipo is also said to have gotten its name from this story, meaning "Seobul Headed Back West." On the cliff high above the sea stands an old evergreen tree, leaning out as if ready to fall into the ocean. Approximately 300 meters to the east is another waterfall, Sojeongbang Waterfall. It is a great place to relax during the summer. There is an observatory at the top of the cliff, from which you can command a fine view of the sea.
Jungmun Tourist Complex is a multi tourism area of Jejudo Island and the largest resort in Korea.It is located on the seashore of Jungmun area in Seogwipo. Its facilities blend in beautifully with its surrounding nature, and in 1971, it was designated an International Tour Site.
Ripley’s "Believe It or Not!" Museum (originally created by Robert Ripley) is the largest museum franchise business in the world, with 31 locations worldwide. The new branch on Jeju Island (near the entrance of Jungmun Resort, Seogwipo-si) is the 32nd location and 11th country for the chain. The Jeju branch of the museum consists of 12 galleries, an outdoor park, souvenir shop, and a coffee house.
Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak rose from under the sea in a volcanic eruption over 100,000 years ago. Located on the eastern end of Jejudo Island, there is a huge crater at the top of Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak. The crater is about 600m in diameter and 90m high. With the 99 sharp rocks surrounding the crater, it looks like a gigantic crown.
Why Seopjikoji is special ? Seopjikoji is located at the end of the eastern shore of Jeju-do Island. "Seopji" is the old name for the area, and "Koji" is Jeju dialect meaning a sudden bump on land. Green fields without a single tree spread beyond the cliff to where a rock called “seondol” protrudes.
Soesokkak Estuary is lined with cliffs of curious lava formations, which are overhung with pine trees. It was chosen as one of hidden picturesque scenery in Chilsip-ri, Seogwi-po, comprised of deep blue ocean, uniquely-shaped rocks formed by lava and a pine forest. Soesokkak Estuary is located in Hahyo-dong on the Southern side of Hallasan Mountain.
The theme park is a combination of an exhibition hall and a cultural space where visitors can experience a variety of entertainment and culture. Source: http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/ What to explore at Miniature Theme Park (Soingook)? Jeju Soingook Theme Park fascinates both locals and international tourists alike.
As the name suggests, Seongsan Ilchulbong (Sunrise Peak) is the best place to see the morning sunrise over the sea. This explains the platform seats built on one end of the crater of Seongsan Ilchulbong. Seongsan Ilchulbong is about an hour to one and a half hour drive from Jeju city or Seogwipo city.
Teddy Bear Museum located in Jungmun Tourism Complex on Jeju Island, one of Korea's main tourist attractions, is a museum dedicated to teddy bears that opened in April 2001. Although many teddy bear museums can be found internationally, it the Teddy Bear Museum in Jeju Island is one of the few teddy museums found in Korea that boasts a unique collection of teddy bears to entertain its visitors.
Upon entering Yakcheonsa Temple, guests will be greeted by a 5m-tall statue of Vairocana, the tallest of such statues in Korea, on a 4m high pedestal. The walls on both the right and left have been sculpted into large altar portraits of Buddha and in front of the Dharma Hall is a giant Buddhist temple bell, weighing 18 tons.
The outdoor garden offers Jeju Native Garden, as well as Korean, Japanese, Italian and French folk gardens. The tour train accommodating 60 persons travels between Indoor and Outdoor Garden. Jungmun Tourist Complex and Cheonjeyeon Falls.