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[Korea] Sledding & Skating at Seoul World Cup Park

  • Date12/28/2012
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Photo Credit: Seoul Metropolitan Government Parks & Landscape Bureau

The World Cup Park in Seoul has resumed operating its winter season facilities. The ice skating rink and the snow sledding hill will be open until February 17th and 24th of 2013, respectively.

The sledding hill has a 130m-long slope, which is the longest in the metropolitan area, and few other shorter slopes designed for families with children. The sledding hill area also features experience programs involving folk games, magic shows, and 4D movie viewing. Admission is 8,000 won per 4 hours, and includes sled rental.

The skating rink is located at Peace Square inside the Pyounghwa (Peace) Park. Its total area spans 1,800㎡, including the 450㎡ field designated for sledding. Admission is 1,000 won per hour, and skate rental is 1,000 won.

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World Cup Park Snow Sledding Hill & Ice Skating Rink
☞ Location: World Cup Park (Mapo-gu Seoul-si)
Snow Sledding Hill – Noeul Park / Ice Skating Rink – Peace Square
☞ Operation Schedule & Admission:
Sledding Hill
Opening schedule: December 25, 2012 – February 24, 2013 / 10:00 – 18:00
Admission: 8,000 won for 4 hours (Sled rental included)
1st session: 10:00 – 14:00 / 2nd session: 12:00 – 16:00 / 3rd session: 14:00 – 18:00
Skating Rink
Opening schedule: December 28, 2012 – February 17, 2013 / 10:00 – 18:00
Admission: 1,000 won for 1 hour (Skate rental: 1,000 won)

* Facility operation schedule is subject to change.

☞ Homepage: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
☞ Inquiries:
ECOCAR: +82-2-784-7119 (Korean, English)
Dasan 120 Seoul Call Center: +82-2-120 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese)

☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
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A mini electronic train runs between Nanjicheon Park parking lot / Noeul Park parking lot and the sledding hill. The train fare is listed below. Furthermore, visitors to either the sledding hill or the skating rink will receive 30% discount on parking fees.

Mini Electronic Train Fare
One-way: Adults 2,000 won / Children 1,500 won
Round trip: Adults 3,000 won / Children 2,200 won

Courtesy of Seoul Metropolitan Government Parks & Landscape Bureau