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Jirisan National Park (Sancheong) (지리산국립공원(산청))

  • Jirisan National Park (Sancheong) (지리산국립공원(산청))
  • Jirisan National Park (Sancheong) (지리산국립공원(산청))
  • Jirisan National Park (Sancheong) (지리산국립공원(산청))
  • Jirisan National Park (Sancheong) (지리산국립공원(산청))
* Be aware of the natural monument protection area inside of Jirisan National Park (habitat of black bear)
320-2, Jirisan-daero, Sancheong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do
경상남도 산청군 시천면 지리산대로 320-2
National & Provincial & County Parks
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-55-970-1000,
+82-61-780-7700, +82-63-630-8900
(Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
  • Information
    Designated as Korea's first national park on December 29, 1967, Jirisan National Park covers three provinces, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jeollanam-do and Jeollabuk-do, one city, four counties, and fifteen eup or myeon districts. Among all 22 national parks, it is the largest mountain-type national park with abundant animal life and plants. Jirisan Mountain has other attractions in addition to being a deep, wide, and huge mountain.

    +82-55-970-1000, +82-61-780-7700, +82-63-630-8900

    Mountain Not Access Period
    Spring fire watch period (subject to change by year): Feb 15-May 15 / Nov 1-Dec 15.
    * Find more details at the official website.

    Night-time Hike Restriction Notice
    Hiking at night is prohibited (from sunset to 2 hours before sunrise).

    Restricted Mountain Areas
    Seseok, Byeoksoryeong, Yeonhacheon Shelter (not allowed to use)

    Parking Facilities
    Available (Daewonsa Temple / Jungsan-ri parking lot)

    Parking Fees
    [Fixed parking fares / Daewonsa Temple, Hwaeomsa Temple, Jungsan-ri, Cheoneunsa Parking Lot, etc.]
    Light-weight car (under 1,000cc) 2,000 won
    Small-sized / Mid-sized vehicle (1,000 cc or more / under 25 person-seating / under 4 tons) Peak Season 5,000 won / Off Season 4,000 won
    Large-sized vehicle (25 person-seating or more / 4 tons or more) Peak Season 7,500 won / Off Season 6,000 won

    Admission Fees
    [Camping site]
    Jungsan-ri: Peak Season 7,000 won / Off Season 5,000 won
    Somakgol: Peak Season 9,000 won / Off Season 7,000 won
    Naewon Auto Camping Site: Peak Season 16,000 won / Off Season 13,000 won
    * Separate fee for electricity use.

    [Shelter facility]
    Rotary, Seseok Shelter: Peak Season 8,000 won / Off Season 7,000 won
    Chibanmok Shelter: 5,000 won
    * Standard: One day

    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Not available

    Not permitted

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