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Yongpyong Resort

Yongpyong Resort, which opened in 1975, is the birthplace of the development and popularization of skiing in Korea. Equipped with outstanding facilities, it has successfully hosted various international events such as the FIS Alpine Ski World Cups (1998, 2000, 2003, 2006), the FIS Alpine Ski Continental Cup (Annual), and the Winter Asian Games (1999), and it is currently preparing to host PyeongChang 2018. There are 28 slopes and 14 lift facilities as well as a golf club, water park, and various accommodation facilities, allowing visitors to enjoy a relaxing holiday in a natural setting.

Slopes

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Yongpyong Resort has 28 slopes and 14 lift facilities. The main slope, “Rainbow Paradise,” is a long-distance course measuring approximately 6km, offering the utmost experience. The 1.1km “Gold Slope” is also popular among ski enthusiasts. The resort also operates Dragon Park, a place to enjoy various performances.

Information

General information
  • ADDRESS

    715 Olympic-ro, Daegwanryeong-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do

  • TELEPHONE

    +82-33-335-5757 / +82-2-3270-1231~1233 for foreigners

  • WEBSITE

    www.yongpyong.co.kr

  • SKI AREA

    16,200,000㎡ [28 slopes / 14 lifts]

  • HOURS

    Day time 8:30~16:30 / Night Time 18:30~22:00

Transportation
- Public transportation
Incheon Int'l Airport (First-floor platforms 9B, 9D, 4B, 11A, 10C) › Dong Seoul Bus Terminal Hoenggye Intercity Bus Terminal (Take a taxi) › YongPyong Resort (4 hours)
- Express Railway (KTX)
Incheon International AirportPyeongChan(Jinbu Station, 98 minutes)
SeoulPyeongChang(Jinbu Station, 58 minutes)
- Shuttle bus
1. Incheon Int'l Airport (Platform 9C) › YongPyong Resort (3 hours, 20 minutes)
*Inquiries: +82-2-2132-8821, yp@tourtokorea.com
2. Seoul (Myeong-dong Station, Sports Complex station) › YongPyong Resort (2 hours, 50 minutes)
*Inquiries: +82-2-335-5889 / www.purpleskibus.com
  • Shuttle bus

    Incheon Int’l AirportResort
  • Shuttle bus

    Myeong-dong StationResort

Special features

  • Peak Island Korea’s first alpine water park, Peak Island, is located 700m above sea level, the most comfortable altitude for the human body. Themed “Snow themed Winter in Summer,” it consists of one underground floor and four aboveground floors and can accommodate over 3,500 visitors at once.
  • Gondola Tour The gondola tour, which stretches over Asia’s longest course of 7.4km, offers a breathtaking view of Balwangsan Mountain. The view of Yongpyong Resort at the summit of the mountain is also filled with magnificence you will not find anywhere else in the world. The experience will offer you an unforgettable memory beyond joy.
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Other Facilities

  • Lodging

    Hotel(195), Condo(958), Youthhostel(73)

  • Leisure facilities

    Water park, Golf club, Tourist gondola, Mountain Coaster, Year-round sledding slope, Zip line, Amusement park

  • Other

    Banquet hall, Outdoor stage, Entertainment facilities, Sauna, Shopping mall