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Heungjeonggyegok Valley (흥정계곡)

Introduction : ​Heungjeonggyegok Valley is about 5 kilometers away from the town of Bongpyeong-myeon in Pyeongchang, Gangwon-do. The 5-kilometer long valley that starts at Heungjeongsan Mountain has beautiful surrounding landscape…

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Red Bull challenges athletes to take the c…

Runners take part in the Red Bull 400, a race up a ski jump, in Russia in May. The first Korean race takes place in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon, on Sept. 28. [RED BULL]​Ski jump ramps made for skiers to launch themselves off of du…

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Central Inland Region Tourist Train (O-Tra…

Introduction : ​The O-Train derives its name from the word "One," as the three provinces (Gangwon-do, Chungcheongbuk-do, Gyeongsangbuk-do) in the country's central inland region are connected by this one circular route. The four-c…

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2019.6 Gangwon Travel&Museums

National Museum of Korea, Yongsan District ​Through Sunday: The exhibition features 88 Arhat statues from Chuncheon, Gangwon. Arhats refer to the historical disciples of Buddha. The statues, which have lifelike expressions of happ…

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Goseong Lavender Festival

Period : ​06.01.2019 ~ 06.23.2019​Address : ​175, Kkotdaemaeul-gil, Goseong-gun, Gangwon-do​Location : ​Hani Lavender Farm in Goseong-gun, Gangwon-do​Telephone : ​• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chines…

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Enjoy Shopping and Performances at Wonju

Photo: 2018 Art Flea Market Festival (Credit: Wonju Cultural Foundation)The Art Flea Market Festival will be held June 14-16 at Wonju Chiak Art Center. The festival will feature flea market booths, experience programs, performance…

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Take a break and put self in Gangwon

A natural view seen from Healience Seonmaeul in Hongcheon County, Gangwon. The resort and village markets itself as place to go on a digital detox because there is no cellular service available. [HEALIENCE SEONMAEUL]​Taking time o…

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Woljeongsa Museum (월정사 성보박물관)

Address : 176, Odaesan-ro, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do​​ ​Inquiries​ :  1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-33-339-7000 Closed : ​Mondays and the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year…

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Gangneung Bau-gil Road [Course 5]

Address : ​Sacheonjin-ri, Sacheon-myeon, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do​Inquiries : ​1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-33-645-0990, +82-33-646-0222Homepage : ​baugil.org (Korean, C…

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Music in PyeongChang settles down for a st…

Son Yeol-eum, left, artistic director of Music in PyeongChang, and Kim Sung-hwan, Gangwon Art & Culture Foundation Chairman, attend a press conference last week in Seoul. [MPYC]​“Once Upon a Time…” Pianist Son Yeol-eum, who is…

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