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[Korea] Goseong Lavender Festival 2013 Starts June 15

  • Date06/14/2013
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•Photo Credit: Goseong Lavender Farm

The Goseong Lavender Festival 2013 will take place at Hani Lavender Farm, in Goseong-gun Gangwon-do, from June 15 (Sat) to July 7 (Sun), 2013.

Every June, the areas around Eocheon-ri in Goseong-gun are covered with the purple-colored lavender fields. During this season, many local and international visitors visit the annual Goseong Lavender Festival. This year, the festival will have a variety of programs from exhibitions to performances. Some of these include a lavender photo exhibit, a photo gallery of the old Goseong, and a classical music concert to name a few. Hands-on activities such as lavender perfume-making, lavender foot-bathing, and fragrance pouch-making will also be available.

Admission to the festival is 3,000 won for adults, 2,000 won for teens and free for kids.

More info

<Goseong Lavender Festival 2013>

Venue: Hani Lavender Farm in Goseong-gun Gangwon-do
    (New Address: 788, Eocheon-ri, Ganseong-eup, Goseong-gun, Gangwon-do)
Period: June 15 – July 7, 2013 (09:30-18:30)
    * Hands-on Activities: 10:00 – 18:00
Admission: 3,000 won for adults / 2,000 won for teens / free for kids
    * Participation fee for hands-on activities: 3,000~12,000 won
    Hani Lavender Farm (Korean)
    Goseong-gun County Office (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    Hani Lavender Farm +82-33-681-0005 (Korean)
    Goseong-gun TIC +82-33-680-3677 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
Major Tourist Attractions in Goseong: Hwajinpo Beach, Goseong Unification Observatory and etc.
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Hani Lavender Farm