The King: Eternal Monarch – filming locations 🇰🇷
The King: Eternal Monarch – filming locations
Korean drama, which was released this month.
The King: Eternal monarch – filming locations:
- Gwanghwamun Square 광화문 광장
- Bamboo Forest Ahopsan 기장 아홉산숲
- Sasongam Temple 사성감
- Taekwondo Yongungogol School 영웅호걸 태권도장
- Wolchongyo 월정교
- Daegu Gyesan Cathedral 대구 계산성당 (Our Lady of Lourdes Cathedral)
- Paradise City Korea 영종도 파라다이스시티
- Suwon Hallym Library 수원 한림도서관
- 9. Ohak BBQ (a restaurant) 오학비비큐 (비비큐 여주현암점)
Briefly about drama:
Description – Romance, fantasy, historical drama, comedy. Korean emperor Lee Gong passes through a mysterious portal to a parallel world (modern Korea), where he meets a furious police detective – a girl whom he had long dreamed of meeting …
Cast: Lee Min Ho, Kim Go Yoon, Wu Dou Hwang
Creators: Kim Eun-suk, Back Sang-hoon, Jung Ji Hyun
1. Gwanghwamun Square 광화문 광장
Address: 172 Sejong-daero, Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
How to get there: Exit number 2 at the Gwanhwamun subway station. (upon exiting, you will immediately find yourself between two monuments – King Sejong and Admiral Lee Sung Sin.
2. Bamboo Forest Ahopsan 기장 아홉산숲
Address: Republic of Korea, Busan, Gijang-gun, Cheolma-myeon, 미동 길 37-1
P.S. In this forest, the drama “The Scarlet Hearts of Koryo” was also shot.
3. Sasongam Temple 사성암
Address: 35 ° 10 ′ 46.86 ″ N, 28 ′ 50.78 ″ E, 127 Wonbang-ri, Gurye-eup, Gurye-gun, Jeollanam-do, Republic of Korea
How to get there: The nearest metro station: 구례 구역 (from it take about 6 minutes by bus to 원천 하차 and then uphill for an hour and a half.)
4. Taekwondo Yongungogol School 영웅호걸 태권도장
Address: 충청북도 마을, 영웅 호걸 태권도 장 (address is not exact, pls check it).
5. Wolchongyo 월정교
Address: 48 Gyo-dong, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Republic of Korea
P.S. The second episode, the scene where the bodyguard Lee Min Ho and Head Court-lady Ok Nam (cute grandmother who wants the emperor to find a bride) talk about where Lee Gon could go.
6. Daegu Gyesan Cathedral 대구 계산성당 (Our Lady of Lourdes Cathedral)
Address: 10 Seoseong-ro, Seongnae 2(i)-dong, Jung-gu, Daegu, Republic of Korea
P.S.Daegu Gyesan Cathedral has been very famous place as a highlight of the Daegu Modern Alley Tour Course even before it became known as a drama location. Also there is a very famous coffee shop right in front of Gyesan Cathedral, so you can enjoy dessert time after visiting the cathedral)
7. Paradise City Korea 영종도 파라다이스시티
Address: 186 Yeongjonghaeannam-ro 321beon-g, Unseo-dong, Jung-gu, Incheon, The Republic of Korea
The luxurious hotel that hosted Lee Gon in the Jung Taeil world. It is said that the daily room price is about 2000만원 – 2 000 $ (excluding vat)! So thats why he Emperor sells diamonds to make a lodging fee, right?
8. Suwon Hallym Library 수원 한림도서관
Address: The Republic of Korea, Gyeonggi-do, Suwon-si, Gwonseon-gu, Gokbanjeong-dong, 동수원로25번길 32-52
The library where Lee Gon was study history and also met with Jung Taeil.
9. Ohak BBQ (a restaurant) 오학비비큐 (비비큐 여주현암점)
Address: 10, Hyeonam 2-gil, Yeoju-si, Gyeonggi-do, The Republic of Korea
The restaurant, where The King’s Eternal Monarch (Lee Gon – Lee Minho) eats chicken almost every day 🙂
Links to other articles on the site:
– Drama filming locations – Beautiful places in Korea
– Top 2020 dramas (as of April 2020)