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Seorak Special Tourist Zone

Introduction : ​Seorak Special Tourist Zone is a vast zone included in 3 administrative districts, encompassing the entirety of Seoraksan Mountain. In this zone, visitors have various ways to enjoy Seoraksan Mountain and the natur…

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Taebaeksan Mountain Snow Festival

Introduction : ​Taebaeksan Mountain Snow Festival presents large-scale snow sculptures in the national park, Jungang-ro, Hwangji Pond and other downtown areas. Also, various programs like Taebaeksan Mountain Snowflake Hiking Compe…

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Samtan Art Mine

Introduction : ​Samtan Art Mine is an art complex transformed from an abandoned mine. After being used as a coal mine for 40 years, the mine turned into an art complex in 2001. With more than 100,000 art works on exhibit as well a…

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Sangyujae

Introduction : ​Sangyujae is known to be the oldest traditional Korean style house in Jeongseon, Gangwon-do Province. The house is a tangible cultural asset of Gangwon-do Province, and the mulberry tree beside the stone wall is a …

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Abai Village Ferry

Introduction​ : Abai Ferry is a special way to get across Sokcho Harbor, separating downtown Sokcho from Abai Village. The distance is quite small, only reaching about 50 meters across, but riding one of the two ferries is much qu…

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Jeongdongjin Rail Bike

Introduction : ​The Jeongdongjin Rail Bike is one of the must-try leisure activities in Gangwon-do. Departing from Jeongdongjin Station, a ride on the rail bike offers an experience to enjoy the cool breeze from the sea right alon…

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Daegwallyeong Snow Town

Introduction : ​Nestled in the high altitudes on the outskirts of Baekdudaegan Mountain Range's Hwangbyeongsan Mountain, Daegwallyeong Snow Town is a small farm village that pioneered Korea's high-land agriculture and is well-reco…

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Hongcheon Ggong Ggong Festival

Introduction : ​Every winter, visitors from all over gather at Hongcheon Ggong Ggong Festival to fish for trout fed on 6-year Hongcheon ginseng. Varied programs are available including ice-fishing and catching trout with bare-hand…

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Mangsang Beach

Introduction : ​Mangsang Beach is sought out by many families and tourists for its beautiful white sand, shallow waters, and location in a neighborhood full of leisure facilities. Mangsang Beach is a beach that represents the east…

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Pyeongchang Trout Festival

Introduction : ​The Pyeongchang Trout Festival takes place during winter in the town of Jinbu-myeon in Pyeongchang-gun district. Visitors to the festival can enjoy a variety of programs including ice and lure fishing for trout, sn…

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