Seonbawi and Namipo

Seonbawi(Seon Rock) is a candle-shape rock placed between the cliff and the Namipo river. Two streams running along the stone wall and the cliff each meet and form the river.

Since a long time ago, it has been known that General Nami suppressed the conspiracy near Seonbawi and Namipo. Today, in the Seonbawi Tourism Site, there are accommodations, restaurants, a farmers' market, a resting place, a folk museum, a pier. Nearby is Seoseokji, Gyeongsangbuk-do important folklore material No. 108.

Seonbawi Tourism Site

  • Address : Singu-ri Ibam-myeon Yeongyang-gun
  • Area : 95,589㎡
  • Facilities : accommodations, the farmers' market, Bonsai, Suiseki, and Wild Flower Exhibition Hall, Yeongyang Red Pepper Promotion Exhibition Hall
  • Information : Culture/Tourism Division82-54-680-6067, Imam-myeon Office 82-54-680-6411


By Road

  • Seoul : Gyeongbu Expressway-Singal IC-Yeongdong Expressway-Wonju IC-Jungang Expressway-Seo(west) Andong IC(distance:350km)
  • Daejeon : Daejeon IC -Gyeongbu Expressway-Daegu Geumho IC-Jungang Expressway-Nam(south) Andong IC
  • Gwangju : Gwangju-88 Expressway-Seo(west)Daegu IC-Jungang Expressway-Nam(south) Andong IC
  • Busan : Busan-Gyeongbu Expressway-GeumhoIC-Jungang Expressway-Nam(south) Andong IC(Distance:260km)

Road Information

  • Located near Routh 31
    • - Andong→ to Yeongdeok →Jinbo→Yeongyang→Ibam→Seonbawi and Namipo

Inter-city Bus

Yeongyang Inter-city Bus Terminal 82-54-683-2213

Nearby Tourist Spots/Cultural Heritage

Seoseokji Garden, Five-story Stone Brick Pagoda in Sanhae-ri, Yeongyang Yaksutang(mineral spring)