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[Korea] Korea Hot Spring Festival 2013 starts Oct 16

  • Date10/16/2013
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•Photo Credit: Asan-si

The Korea Hot Spring Festival 2013 will take place at the Onyang Hot Spring area in Asan-si, Chungcheongnam-do from October 16 to 20, 2013

The festival is held annually in Korean cities that are famous for hot springs. This year, for the festival’s 7th anniversary, the host city will be Asan. The Asan hot spring area has been in existence for about 1,300 years and is known for being a well-loved recreation site among members of the royal family during the Joseon Dynasty. The festival will be featuring a variety of exhibits, hands-on activities, and performances that all revolve around this history.

Take advantage of the festival period to visit the Asan and immerse in the hot waters of Asan’s hot springs.

More info

<Korea Hot Spring Festival 2013>

Venue: Onyang Hot Spring area in Asan-si, Chungcheongnam-do
Period: October 16 – 20, 2013
Admission: Free
    Asan Water Festival (Korean)
    Asan-si (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
Inquiries: +82-41-540-2904 (Korean)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
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Tip. Onyang Hot Spring TIC
Get off at Onyang Oncheon Station (Seoul Subway Line 1), exit 1. The Onyang Oncheon TIC will be there to provide some foreign language assistance. However, English, Japanese and Chinese interpreters may not be available all the time as they work on rotation. Inquiries can be directed +82-41-540-2517.

Courtesy of Ministry of Security and Public AdministrationㆍAsan City Hall