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Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)

  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)
  • Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)

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Address
35, Cheongsin-ro 947beon-gil, Pocheon-si, Gyeonggi-do
경기도 포천시 신북면 청신로947번길 35 (신북면)
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Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-31-535-6494
Homepage
herbisland.co.kr
(Korean, English, Chinese)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Located in Pocheon, Gyeonggi-do and established in 1998, Herb Island focuses on growing Mediterranean herbs. The Herb Indoor Botanical Garden offers over 180 different herbs while the Outdoor Botanical Garden showcases a dazzling array of herbs surrounded by nature. Additional attractions include the Herb Museum, Living & Herb Exhibition Hall, Herb Restaurant, Herb Barbecue Restaurant, a café, a bakery, a gift shop, Aroma Therapy Center, Venetia Village, Herb Studio (do-it-yourself crafting), Mini Zoo, and an outdoor performance hall. Herb Island even boasts excellent pensions with each equipped with whirlpool spa facilities, each pension provides aroma spa therapy.

    Open every day, Herb Island is an excellent place to rest your body and mind.

    Telephone
    +82-31-535-6494, 6495

    Fax
    +82-70-8668-1853

    E-Mail
    hmrn@herbisland.co.kr

    Opening date
    1998

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Duration
    Approx. 2 hrs

    Tour Course Information
    Sinbuk Hot Springs – Herb Island – Pocheon Art Valley - Hangwa Cultural Museum – Sanjeong Lake – The Gallery Sansawon

    Film Locations
    Filming site of ‘Cunning Single Day,' ‘The Producers,' ‘Oh My Venus‘Hyde Jekyl Me,' and ‘Running Man’

    Activity Information
    [Hands-on program]
    Herb vinegar making, herb oil making, herb wine making

    Age Limit for Activities
    Visitors of 8 years old and up.

    Operating Hours
    [Summer Season (May-October)]
    Weekdays & Sundays 10:00-22:00
    Saturdays & National Holidays 10:00-23:00

    [Winter Season (November-April)]
    Weekdays & Sundays 10:00-22:00
    Saturdays & National Holidays 10:00-23:00

    Maximum Occupancy
    7,000 people a day

    Parking Facilities
    1,500 parking spaces (for small-size vehicles)

    Parking Fees
    Free

    Admission Fees
    General Admission (Ages 17 & above): 6,000 won
    Children (37 months~Middle school students), Disabled, Elderly (Ages 65 & above): 4,000 won
    Groups (30 or more people): 4,000 won per person
    Free admission for Sinbuk-myeon residents and infants under the age of 36 months
    *Proof of identification requried for discounted fares other than general admission

    Available Facilities
    [Fragrance Store]
    More than 2,000 herb-related products are exhibited.
    (Free samlingof herbal tea and aroma therapy experience offered to visitors.)

    [Ting Candle]
    Candle store full of natural scents, selling products like beads, soy & aroma candles made by Herb Island.

    [Herb Museum]
    One of a kind museum in Korea having more than 340 varieties of herb plants for view and purchase

    [Herb Healing Center]
    A  medicare center using herbs (reservations required).

    - Bakery
    - Restaurants
    - Etc.

    Facilities for the Handicapped
    Free wheelchair rental services (2 lots), (separate) restrooms, wheelchair ramp, accessible entrance, etc.

    Korean Info. Service
    Tourist Information Center available.

    Interpretation Services Offered
    Leaflet (Chinese, English) and boards

    Reservation Info. for Natives
    Through website or phone call.

    Reservation Info. for Foreigners
    Through website or phone call.

    Pets
    Available
    * Large pets are not permitted.
    * Pets must be on a leash at all times.
    * Pets are not permitted inside buildings.
    * Please bring plastic bags to dispose of pet litter.

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