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Overlooking Gwangju city, this beautiful mountain is an easy climb. The highest peak is Cheonwang-bong with two other peaks. The best views are in the Wonhyo Valley (on the north) and Yeongchu Valley (on the south). At the base of the mountain, there are famous temples: Yaksa-am, Jeungshimsa, and Wonhyosa. The mountain is gorgeous all year-round, even in the white of winter. The mountain is famous for the tea that's grown here at the Chunseol Tea Plantation as well as the mountain-grown watermelon that used to be a favorite gift for royalty. All of the dozen or so trails here have their own charm, but only a couple go through the forest.