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[Korea] Enjoy Chrysanthemum Festivals throughout Korea this Autumn!

  • Date10/25/2018
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Photo: Masan Gagopa Chrysanthemum Festival (Credit: Masan Gagopa Chrysanthemum Festival)

Chrysanthemum festivals are starting nationwide as the country entered the autumn season. The 20th Chrysanthemum Exhibition of The Garden of Morning Calm will run until November 25 at The Garden of Morning Calm.

In Iksan, Jeollabuk-do, The 15th Iksan Ten Million Chrysanthemum Festival will run until November 4 at Iksan Jungang Sports Complex, where visitors can enjoy various performances while viewing chrysanthemums. In Changwon-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, The 18th Masan Gagopa Chrysanthemum Festival with a theme “Flower of Hope, Flower of Leap”, visitors can tour major attractions of Changwon as well as beautiful flowers. Lastly in Hwasun, Jeollanam-do, visitors can try various food and experience programs at 2018 Hwasun Chrysanthemum Fest.

Make beautiful memories this autumn at Chrysanthemum festivals.

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Enjoy Chrysanthemum Festivals throughout Korea this Autumn!

The 20th Chrysanthemum Exhibition of The Garden of Morning Calm

☞ Period: Oct. 20 – Nov. 25, 2018
☞ Location: 432, Sumogwon-ro, Sang-myeon, Gapyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do (경기도 가평군 상면 수목원로 432
    아침고요수목원)
☞ Direction: From Cheongpyeong Station (Gyeonchun Line), take Bus No. 31-7 from Cheongpyeong Station Bus
    Stop to The Garden of Morning Calm Bus Stop. Walk approx. 4 min.
☞ Fee: Adult 9,500won / Teenager 7,000won / Children 6,000won
☞ Main programs: Chrysanthemum exhibition, photo zone
☞ Website: www.morningcalm.co.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

The 15th Iksan Ten Million Chrysanthemum Festival

☞ Period: Oct. 26 - Nov. 4, 2018
☞ Location: 322, Hana-ro, Iksan-si, Jeollabuk-do (전라북도 익산시 하나로 322 중앙체육공원)
☞ Direction: From Iksan Bus Terminal, take Bus No. 11-1 or 56-1 from Iksan Bus Terminal Bus Stop to
    E-Pyeonhansesang Apartment Bus Stop. Walk approx. 7 min.
☞ Fee: Outdoor exhibition free, Special Exhibition 3,000won (Fees vary by experience booth and seller zone)
☞ Main programs:musical, band performance, citizen participating performance, children doll play
☞ Website: www.iksan.go.kr (Korean only)

The 18th Masan Gagopa Chrysanthemum Festival

☞ Period: Oct. 26 - Nov. 9, 2018
☞ Location: 74, Susan 1-gil, Masanhappo-gu, Changwon-si, Gyeongsangnam-do (경상남도 창원시 마산합포구 
    수산1길 74 마산가고파수산시장)
☞ Direction: From Masan Express Bus Terminal, talk Bus No. 102, 108 or 109 from Express Bus Terminal Bus
    Stop to Fish Market Bus Stop. Walk approx. 11 min.
☞ Fee: Free (Fees vary by experience booths)
☞ Main programs: Chrysanthemum fest, special events, exhibition events
☞ Website: www.changwon.go.kr (Google translator available)

2018 Hwasun Chrysanthemum Fest

☞ Period: Oct. 26 - Nov. 11, 2018
☞ Location: Namsan Park, Samcheon-ri, Hwasun-eup, Hwasun-gun, Jeollanam-do (전남 화순군 화순읍 삼천리
    남산공원)
☞ Direction: Walk approx. 11 min. from Hwasun Bus Terminal.
☞ Fee: Free (Fees vary by experience booths)
☞ Main programs: Making photo postcard, planting chrysanthemum, chrysanthemum tea tasting
☞ Website: www.hwasun.go.kr (Korean, English)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, Thai,
    Malay)

Information courtesy of The Garden of Morning Calm, Iksan Ten Million Chrysanthemum Festival, Masan Gagopa Chrysanthemum Festival, Hwasun Chrysanthemum Fest