Yi sun shin is the greatest admiral that made Korea winning the war agains Japan. That why he is super famous. You can also find him in Gwanghamun plaza, Seoul. I didnt know really the history why they made the replica here also in Yeosu. If i am not wrong so after done war, (he actually died in the war) the famous turtle ship was belaying in Yeosu (please correct me if im wrong HAHA)
YI SUN SHIN PLAZA
HOW TO GO
From bus terminal take bus no.555 get off at 외환은행 KEB bank
전남 여수시 중앙동 385-6
You can go inside the ship for free HAHA soooo cute you can see the video and all the war equipments inside the ship. It also has basement.
Near the ship, there is a bridge where you can go up and see the view from higher place and it is soo beautiful ♡