Geography - Kore Turizm Organizasyonu - Korenin Dünyaya Tanıtımına Yönelik Çalışma


The Republic of Korea is located in Korea Peninsula in North-East Asia. The land is about 1,030 km (612 miles) long and 175 km (105 miles) wide at its narrowest point. Korea owns a unique geographical shape as well as the location which makes it being surrounded by the ocean on three sides.

Korea, having total land area of 100,033 square km, is neighboring Japan to the east, China to the west, and sharing a northern border with Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea). Thanks to have highly mountainous geography, Korea has about 20 national parks which offer spectacular sceneries.