Come Visit Traditional Korean Markets!


Danyang Gugyeong Market

  • “Gugyeong Market,” the Ninth Sight of Danyang that you must visit
  • It is a perfect place to taste dishes using garlic, a local specialty of Danyang, such as glazed fried chicken bites with black garlic, garlic dumplings, and blood sausages with garlic. Particularly, you will always be able to see a number of tourists lining up in front of a restaurant specializing in glazed fried chicken bites with black garlic.
  • 31, Dojeon 5-gil, Danyang-eup, Danyang-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do

  • Travel Hotline : +82-2-1330

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This is in a mixed form of the permanent and traditional fifth-day markets. Since it is well-known for its garlic alley packed with vendors handling high-quality garlic from Danyang, you can easily get the best-quality garlic here. Nearby and highly-accessible tourist attractions include: Danuri Center, equipped with Korea’s largest freshwater ecosystem aquarium; Danyanggang Jando Trail and Mancheonha Skywalk; Eight Scenic Views of Danyang; Sobaeksan National Park; Dodamsambong Peaks; and Gosu Cave. All have been blessed by nature. Recently, there has been a growing number of local residents and market customers who want to try local food such garlic blood sausage, glazed fried chicken bites with black garlic, garlic dumplings, and garlic bread, which are made with other agricultural local specialties along with garlic.

08:00–20:00 everyday
* Opening hours may vary depending on the store.
* Fifth-Day Market: On the 1st, 6th, 11th, 16th, 21st, 26th, and 31st days of the month


A parking lot for market customers (accommodating up to 55 vehicles) within 30 meters of the market
A riverside parking lot (accommodating up to 200 vehicles) within 50 meters of the market

Famous eateries

- Chungcheongdo Sundae
- Danyang Maneul Mandu
- Heungmaneul Dakgangjeong

Tourist Attractions Nearby

Danuri Aquarium - Danyanggang Jando Trail - Mancheonha Skywalk - Dodamsambong Peaks - Gosu Cave

Regional Festivals

- Twins Healing Festival (May 5–6)
- Sobaeksan Mountain Royal Azalea Festival (May 24–27)
- Garlic Festival Danyang (in June)
- Danyang Aronia Festival (in August)
- Danyang Ondal Culture Festival (October 19–21)

Korea Tourism Organization Headquarters, 10 Segye-ro,
Wonju-si, Gangwon-do 26464, Republic of Korea
TEL +82-33-738-3000