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[Korea] 2012 Gimje Horizon Festival

  • Date10/04/2012
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Photo Credit: Gimje Horizon Festival Organizing Committee

The annual Gimje Horizon Festival is slated to be held from October 10th through 14th in and around Gimje Byeokgolje Reservoir in Jeollabuk-do Province.

Celebrating its 14th anniversary, the festival will present a wide range of experience programs involving cultural arts, agriculture, local specialty, and traditional accommodation.

One of the traditional accommodation programs is staying at Jipyeongseon Sarangbang. In addition to the Korean lifestyle, participants will be able to experience the country-side as well.

More info

< Gimje Horizon Festival 2012 >
☞ Venue: Gimje Byeokgolje Reservoir (Jeollabuk-do)
☞ Duration: October 10-14, 2012
☞ Participation: Free (Separate charges may apply to participation in experience programs.)
* Korean-style Accommodation Experience
☞ Programs: Hakseong Gangdang Stay / Homestay / Geumsansa Temple Stay / Jipyeongseon Sarangbang
☞ Participation
Jipyeongseon Sarangbang (2 days & 1 night): 30,000 won
☞ Application Methods for the ‘Jipyeongseon Sarangbang’ Program: Email ( or phone (see below)
☞ Application Deadline for the ‘Jipyeongseon Sarangbang’ Program: October 7, 2012
☞ Inquiries: +82-63-540-3033 (Korean), +82-63-548-1330 (English)
☞ Homepage: (Korean)
☞ 1330 tt call center: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
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Gimje Horizon Festival Organizing Committee