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Gangwon Huhuam Hermitage

Introduction : ​Huhuam Hermitage can be found next to National Highway No. 7 in Gwangjin-ri, Hyeonnam-myeon, Yangyang-gun, Gangwon-do after Namae Harbor. The hermitage building was built in 2006 behind the temple at the location o…

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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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Hwaamdonggul Cave

Introduction : ​Hwaamdonggul Cave, Gangwon Regional Monument No. 33, was originally a gold mine that was commercially operated from 1922 to 1945 as the nation’s fifth largest gold mine. However, the cave was found to have natural …

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Hongcheon Ginseng & Myeongpum Festival

Introduction : ​Gangwon Hongcheon Ginseng & Myeongpum Festival is held annually in October in the city of Hongcheon. The natural clean air and water help this area to have excellent quality ginseng and hanu (Korean beef), for …

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Eorayeon Valley -Gangwon Paleozoic Geopark

Introduction: ​A beautiful and mysterious valley located 12 km up the Donggang River, Eorayeon Valley is renowned for its clean waters and for the many fish that inhabit it. The valley has beautiful rock formations and a dense pin…

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Wonju International Walking Festival

Raise Health Awareness with Wonju International Walking Festival Photo: Guryongsa Temple along Chiaksan Moonlight CourseThe Wonju International Walking Festival will be held from October 12 to 13 in Wonju. The main highlight of th…

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World’s Greatest Dancers Gather at Wonju D…

Photo: 2018 Wonju Dynamic Dancing Carnival’s opening ceremony(Credit: Wonju Dynamic Dancing Carnival Management Office)The annual Wonju Dynamic Dancing Carnival is back, taking place from September 3 to 8 at Wonju Tattoo Stadium a…

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Seoraksan National Park (Namseorak)

Introduction : ​Seoraksan Mountain, the highest amid the Taebaeksanmaek Moutain Range, boasts beautiful landscape and scenery all year round. To the east of Hangyeryeong and Misiryeong Ridges is classified as Oeseorak, to the west…

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Deungdae Damhwa Village

Introduction : ​Nongoldam-gil Street refers to the road going uphill from Mukho Port to Mukho lighthouse. 30 years ago, Nongol was the representative port of pollack and squid, but about 20,000 residents left town as fishing resou…

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Inje Speedium Resort Circuit

 Introduction : ​Inje Speedium is the space where ardent racing car fans can experience the dizzy speed of racing cars. You can also meet world-class drivers at the domestic motor sports theme park, which was established for popul…

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