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[Korea] Gunsan to Hold International Migratory Bird Festival

  • Date11/12/2012
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Photo Credit: Gunsan City

The 2012 Gunsan International Migratory Bird Festival will take place from November 21st through the 25th at Geumgang Migratory Bird Observatory and Geumgang Marsh Ecological Park in Seongsan-myeon, Gunsan-si, Jeollabuk-do Province.

Now in its 9th year, the annual festival presents a wide range of hands-on programs that allow festival goers to experience the abundant ecological diversity of the Geumgang River basin. The main programs include a photo exhibition, migratory bird watching and feeding, and eco-camping. Above all, visitors will have the pleasure of watching the magnificent scenes created by migratory bird flocks flying gracefully through the air.

During the festival, admission to the Geumgang Migratory Bird Observatory is free of charge.

More info

< Gunsan International Migratory Bird Festival 2012 >
☞ Venue: Geumgang Migratory Bird Observatory & Geumgang Marsh Ecological Park (Jeollabuk-do Gunsan-si Seongsan-myeong)
☞ Period: November 21-25, 2012
☞ Admission: Free
☞ Homepage:
Gunsan International Migratory Bird Festival - (Korean, English, Chinese)
Gunsan-si Culture Tour - (Korean)
☞ Gunsan Travel Guide E-book: (English)
☞ Inquiries: +82-63-453-7213~4 (Korean, English)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-63-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Gunsan International Migratory Bird Festival Organizing committee