- 10.12.2019 ~ 10.20.2019 Finished
- Ohyeon-ri, Bonghyeon-myeon, Punggi-eup, Yeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
- Area of Namwoncheon Stream in Punggi-eup
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-635-0020
- Sponsors / Management
- Yeongju-si / Yeongju Punggi Insam Festival Organizing Committee
- Yeongju is famous for punggi insam (ginseng), grown in the Sobaeksan Mountains and known for its superior quality. Yeongju Punggi Insam Festival includes various ginseng themed programs like ginseng-harvesting, well-being ginseng food cooking, exhibition, cultural programs and more. Punggi ginseng contains a high level of saponin which is effective in regulating blood pressure, liver and intestine protection, anti-cancer effect, anti-diabetic effect, fatigue recovery, improvement of appetite and other aspects of metabolism.
- - Performance: Opening performance, singing contest, dance performance, etc.
- Exhibition: Punggi Insam promotional hall, ginseng food, harvesting ginseng, etc.
- Competition: National dance competition, excellent ginseng contest, Lady Insam Contest, etc.
- Related events: Traditional market performance, specialty agricultural product promotional event, walking contest, athletic competition, etc.
- Admission/Participation Fees
the Yeongju Intercity Bus Terminal, take Bus 22 or 27.
Get off at Punggi
Station or Punggi Taxi Bus Stop.
The festival venue
is a 5-min walk from the bus stop.
- www.ginsengfestival.com (Korean only)
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