Recently, Busan added another skywalk – Cheongsapo Skywalk Observatory. The construction has completed and is now open to public.
Previously Busan has 2 famous skywalk with the theme of ‘walking over the sky’ which is Oryukdo Skywalk located at the South and Songdo Skywalk located at the North.
Oryukdo Skywalk (오륙도 스카이워크）Open to public in 2013, set up over a 35-meter-high coastal cliff and attached with a bulletproof film that has a thickness of 55.49mm. So no worries, cause it is safe~
If the weather is good, sometimes you can even see Japan’s Umashima located right opposite the skywalk.
Address: 137, Oryukdo-ro, Nam-gu, Busan 부산광역시 남구 오륙도로 137 (용호동)
Operating Hours: 09:00~18:00 (Last admission at 17:50)
Holiday operating hours: 12:00 ~ 18:00
Songdo Skywalk (송도 스카이워크)
Located near Songdo beach with 365-meter-long skywalk. It also has a small lighthouse, turtle island and more attractions.
photo source: IG@busan_songdo
Asides, Songdo Skywalk has Korea first cable car ‘Air Cruise’ over the beach which gave the magnificent view.
photo source: IG@jjieun_ouo
Address: Songdohaebyeon-ro, Seo-gu, Busan 부산광역시 서구 송도해변로
Operation hours: Open all year round
Cheongsapo Skywalk Observatory (청사포 다릿돌 전망대)
The most recent skywalk that located in Haeundae, Busan, set up over a 20m-high.
What’s unique is the curve design of the skywalk which designed with the motif of a blue dragon which protected Cheongsapo village. The end of the observatory features a half-moon shaped glass floor which feels like you are walking just on the sea.
Not only that, you can enjoy the beautiful sunrise and sunset and the five submerged rocks which contacted with the observatory.
Address: Area of Cheongsapo, Jung 1-dong, Haeundae-gu, Busan
Operating Hours: 09:00 ~ 18:00 (June ~ August open til 20:00)
photo source:Encyclopedia of Korean Local Culture, Busan Official Website, Haeundae Twitter