Hansando Island

Summary

  • Address Hansan-myeon Tongyeong-si Gyeongnam
  • management Hansan-myeon office
  • Tel 055-650-3600

One of the remarkable histories that stands comparison with the Admiral Yi Sun-sin's destruction of the Japanese invaders at the Hansan. During the Japanese invasion of Korea in 1592, the Tongjeyeong Naval Station was established on Hansando Island to protect the three southern provinces. From many vantage points visitors can see the site of the great naval exploits of Admiral Yi Sun-sin who defeated the Japanese invaders. The Jeseungdang Shrine houses the remains of the Admiral Yi and commands an unobstructed view of the seascape of Hansan Bay, attracting a throng of visitors year round.

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One of the remarkable histories that stands comparison with the Admiral Yi Sun-sin's destruction of the Japanese invaders at the Hansan.
During the Japanese invasion of Korea in 1592, the Tongjeyeong Naval Station was established on Hansando Island to protect the three southern provinces. From many vantage points visitors can see the site of the great naval exploits of Admiral Yi Sun-sin who defeated the Japanese invaders. The Jeseungdang Shrine houses the remains of the Admiral Yi and commands an unobstructed view of the seascape of Hansan Bay, attracting a throng of visitors year round.


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