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Jeongdongjin Sunrise Festival (정동진 해돋이축제)

  • Jeongdongjin Sunrise Festival (정동진 해돋이축제)
  • Jeongdongjin Sunrise Festival (정동진 해돋이축제)

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Period
12.31.2016 ~ 01.01.2017 Finished
Address
Jeongdongjin2-ri, Gangdong-myeon, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 강릉시 강동면 정동진2리
Location
Jeongdongjin Sandglass Park
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-640-5428
Sponsors / Management
Gangneung-si /
Introduction
Jeongdongjin gets its name from the word jeongdong, which means due east in Korean, as it is exactly due east from Seoul's Gwanghwamun Gate. Its train station is known to be the world's nearest train station to the ocean. Watching the first sunrise of the year from Jeongdongjin will be a unique experience to begin the upcoming year.
Performance Times
December 31, 2016 - January 1, 2017
Admission/Participation Fees
Free of charge
Age Limit
None (Visitors of all ages are welcome)
Transportation
[Train]
Take a train from Cheongnyangni (Seoul) Station to Jeongdongjin (Gangneung) Station.

Refer to Korail website for details at www.letskorail.com.
Homepage
www.gntour.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)