Ganghwado Island, which was selected as this year's tourist city in 2018, is located 1 hour and 30 minutes from Seoul. It is the fifth-largest island in Korea and is a tourist destination with many valuable historical sites from ancient times to modern times.
Ganghwado Island is famous for its rich natural scenery that combines mountains and seas, and is famous for its green tourist spot without pollution! Also, you can enjoy Luge and Gondola experience that is few in Korea, providing you to have a fun time with your family and friends. I recommend you to those who are interested in the Korean war, specialty products, history, or who enjoy great experiences.
Sochang Experience Hall
Sochang Experience Hall is the dyeing factory established in 1938 and still making natural fabric. You can listen to the history of fabric in Sochang Experience Hall and make the handkerchief as a gift!
Gwanghwa Seaside Resort Luge
Luge, a non-powered wheel-sled racing down the sloped track. The directions and speed of the luge can be freely adjusted, and everyone can enjoy it. Ganghwa Seaside Resort Luge has a 1.8km long route, 2 lines. The top station sky terrace overlooks the sea on three sides.
※ Please note that height 85~120cm or children under 10 yrs old must be accompanied by their parents.
※ Children Age over 10 but is also over 120 cm in height will be allowed to ride alone.
※ Adults over the age of 65 will be allowed to ride the Luge but will not be allowed to ride the Gondola.
Natural Farm Experience
Far away from the city, you can enjoy many types of activities here, such as feeding animals, archery, horse riding, All-Terrain Vehicle(ATV), etc. It is very suitable for families, Korean variety shows 《The Return of Superman》, 《Running Man》 was also shot here.
Seongmodo Island Mineral Water Hot Spring
Seaside outdoor hot spring is located near Seoul. The hot spring is using sea water with lots of minerals, which is good for human health. Just paying the public price and can enjoy the hot spring with family, couple or friends!
Joyangbanggik Gallery & Cafe
It is very famous on Social Media! It was a textile manufacturing factory that was well known in Ganghwa. However, it had been closed since 1990. Nowadays, using contemporary heritages as decoration, it becomes a special nice cafe.
Ganghwa History Museum. Ganghwa Dolmen Sites
Ganghwa History Museum opened in 2010 and is located inside Ganghwa Dolmen Park, which was designated as UNESCO World Heritage Historic Site No. 137. The museum aims to exhibit, preserve, and educate about the history and culture of Ganghwa from prehistoric ages to modern times based on artifacts from the area.
The Ganghwa Dolmen Heritage Site, in Bugeun-ri, Ganghwa-gun, Incheon, encompasses roughly 120 dolmens, most of which are Northern-style dolmen that are made of large pieces of stone 7.1m in length and 2.6m in height. The dolmens in this region are found in unusual altitudes of 100-200m above sea level and reveal important information about the prehistoric period.
Ganghwa Peace Observatory
Ganghwado Jejeokbong Peak Peace Observatory was constructed in the northern area of the Civilian Restricted Zone in Cheolsan-ri, Yangsa-myeon. The observatory houses shops selling Ganghwa specialty food and North Korea’s specialty food, a management office, wishing wall for unification, and a rest area on the first floor, an exhibition hall to see the traces of war as well as high-technology binoculars on the second floor, and the observing facility to see the area of North Korea on the third floor, and a screen facility to show the entire view on cloudy days. The exhibition hall on the second floor presents Ganghwa’s military experience, North Korea’s provocation, comparison of military powers between South and North Korea, unification policy, and other war-related exhibitions.
Every Monday ~ Sunday
Minimum/Maximum number of pax to proceed
1 person / 7 people ※ Please note that the schedule of the tour may be changed due to COVID-19.
08:30 Pick up at the hotel which is located around Seoul
10:10~11:10 1st Attraction
11:15~13:15 2nd Attraction
14:00~15:30 3rd Attraction
15:40~16:40 4th Attraction
18:30 Drop off at the Hotel