Mt Kumgang abounds with lots of legends and stories, for it boasts of beautiful scenery beyond description.
Myriad-shaped peaks, fantastic rocks, crystal-clear water meandering through valleys, waterfalls and pools – all these have their own characters and peculiar beauties. Truly, wherever you go in Mt Kumgang, you can enjoy the magnificent view and legends.
Kuryong Falls Pool
Podok Hermitage Pagoda of Phyohun Temple
In the past, lots of people charmed by the beautiful scenery of Mt Kumgang failed to describe its wonderful view with pens and pencils as they were afraid that Mt Kumgang could be degraded by their clumsy work. As well, some people even longed to be born again in Koryo to see Mt Kumgang.
Not only people from China, but also from faraway Arabian Peninsula came to see Mt Kumgang. They were all so fascinated by the excellent view of Mt Kumgang that they expressed the beauty of the world should not be judged before seeing Mt Kumgang. They said in chorus that Mt Kumgang was a paradisal land.
Mt Kumgang is really a wonder of vast nature, a creation of a miracle.
There is a saying “Seeing is believing”. Once you see Mt Kumgang, you will find your life worth living and keep the deep love towards Mt Kumgang for a long time.