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Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)

  • Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)
  • Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)
  • Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)
72, Expo-ro, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 속초시 엑스포로 72 (조양동)
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  • Information
    Sokcho Expo Tower in the area of Cheongchoho Lake, Joyang-dong, is an observatory tower set in a park surrounded by mountains and lakes.

    The tower is 73.4m in height and can accommodate up to 100 visitors at once. From the observation platform, visitors can enjoy a complete view of the Sokcho area, including Ulsanbawi Rock and Daecheongbong Peak in Seoraksan Mountain, the East Sea and downtown Sokcho. The view around sunset is especially picturesque and the migratory bird habitat of Cheongchoho Lake is also located near the tower.

    N/A (Open year-round)

    Operating Hours
    * Last admission at 21:40

    Parking Facilities

    Facility Utilization Fees
    Adults (ages 19-64): Individuals 2,500 won / Groups 2,300 won
    Teenagers (ages 13-18): Individuals 2,000 won / Groups 1,800 won
    Children (ages 5-12): Individuals 1,500 won / Groups 1,300 won

    * Free admission: People with disabilities, Children (age 5 or under), senior citizens (age 65 and over), etc.
    * Groups: 20 people and more

    Available Facilities
    * Observatory: The 15-story building consists of a sales corner for souvenirs and a photo exhibition for tourist spots in the area of Seorak, a vending machine, telescopes, chairs and tables to enjoy the whole view of Sokcho.

    * Expo Memorial Hall – IMAX movie screenings for group of 20 or more people

    Parking Fees

    Interpretation Services Offered
    Not available

    Korean Info. Service
    Not available

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