513-25, Suncheonman-gil, Suncheon-si, Jeollanam-do
전라남도 순천시 순천만길 513-25 (대대동)


Operating Hours

08:00-Before sunset
* Observatory at nighttime is opened until 22:00.

[Ticketing hour]
Jan & Nov-Dec 08:00-17:00
Feb 08:00-18:00
Mar & Oct 08:00-18:00
Apr & Sep 08:00-18:30
May-Aug 08:00-19:00


The fields in Suncheonman Bay is thickly covered with reeds taller than a full-grown man. It is the biggest colony of reeds in Korea. The image of the entire field swaying in the wind is as dazzling as waves on the sea.

The field of reeds is home to many plants that thrive in damp conditions, like the common reed and the starwort. Among the world’s wetlands, Suncheonman Bay is widely known for attracting the largest number of rare birds. Internationally rare birds such as the hooded crane, white-naped crane, white stork, black-faced spoonbill, Eurasian Oystercatcher, as well as birds designated as natural treasures, can be spotted here. There are about 140 species of birds including the snipe, wild duck, shelduck, and wild goose in total. In order to get to Suncheon, visitors can either fly to Yeosu Airport from Gimpo or Jeju, and then take an airport bus to Suncheon.

Parking Facilities


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