You can also appreciate sunrise at Maryang-ri just like that at Jeongdong-jin of the East Sea. Sunrise of the West sea is resulted from the revolution and rotation of the earth. The sun rises from the southeast of Maryang-ri for 60 days around January 22.
Many tourists visit here because you can see the sunrise from November to the middle of February when sunrise is focused on mainly. You can also appreciate the glow of setting sun at the same place. "Maryangpo sunrise feat" is held every year with the support of Seocheon-gun.