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Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)

  • Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)
  • Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)
  • Sokcho Expo Tower (속초 엑스포타워)

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Notices
* Expo site is closed from December 26, 2016.
Address
72, Expo-ro, Sokcho-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 속초시 엑스포로 72 (조양동)
Type
Architectural & Sculptural Highlights
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-637-4504
Homepage
www.sokchotour.com
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Information
    Introduction
    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.

    Telephone
    +82-33-637-4504

    Closed
    N/A (Open year-round)

    Operating Hours
    09:00-21:30
    Wednesdays 09:00-18:00

    Maximum Occupancy
    100 people

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Facility Utilization Fees
    Adults (ages 19-64): Individuals 1,500 won / Groups 1,200 won
    Teenagers (ages 13-18): Individuals 1,200 won / Groups 1,000 won
    Children (ages 6-12): Individuals 800 won / Groups 600 won

    * Free admission: People with disabilities, Children (ages 5 or under), men of national merit, 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
    Free

    Interpretation Services Offered
    Not available

    Korean Info. Service
    Not available

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