Jeju-Si (제주시) is the northern district of Jeju island.


As the northernmost of the two districts on Jeju Island, Jeju-si holds the island capital of Jeju City.

 Climate Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily highs (°C) 10.0 10.0 13.9 17.8 22.8 24.4 27.8 27.4 26.2 22.1 16.5 9.7
Nightly lows (°C) 3.5 5.1 7.5 11.9 15.7 19.7 22.9 23.5 21.1 16.3 11.5 4.6
Precipitation (mm) 50.2 137.5 88.4 52.3 86.7 65.4 288.7 460.3 93.5 92.9 100.3 47.2

2014 Korea Meteorological Administration

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Jeju city has both the main sea port and airport on the island.


The world's largest known lava column, in Manjanggul Lava-tube.
Seongsan Ilchulbong


Obanggaksi chum (오방각시춤, literally "the dance of maidens from the five directions," as Obang traditionally refers to east, west, north, south and center), a traditional dance of Jeju.


Try Hallasan Soju the local brand of Korean rice wine, soju. Expect to pay ₩3,000 a bottle in a restaurant or ₩1,000 in a shop. Very strong.



Jjimjilbangs are fairly common across Jeju city. With all of them, expect to pay under ₩10,000 for sauna access, a locker in which to put your stuff, cotton pyjamas or a robe and a patch of heated floor to pass out on. Most are listed below:


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