Sokcho is a beautiful coastal city located in the northeast of the Gangwon-Do province of South Korea. The city was part of North Korea from 1945 till the end of the Korean War. The city is surrounded by a water body from two sides, which enhances the beauty of Sokcho city. The city is a major tourist hub, famous all around the world for its history, culture, national parks, natural beauty, and local cuisine. The city is a popular gateway to the famous Seoraksan National Park and Sokcho Beach.