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Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)

  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)

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Period
11.18.2016 ~ 11.22.2016 Finished
Address
60, Kimchi-ro, Nam-gu, Gwangju
광주광역시 남구 김치로 60 (임암동)
Location
Gwangju Kimchitown
kimchitown.gwangju.go.kr
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-613-3993
Sponsors / Management
Gwangju-si / Gwangju World Kimchi Culture Festival Organizing Committee
Introduction
Gwangju International Kimchi Festival is held to promote one of the famous locally produced specialties, Kimchi. The nation's singular Kimchi themed park, Gwangju Kimchi Town is the venue for diverse kimchi-related programs like cooking experience, planned experience, kimchi market, and other entertaining events. Also, the Kimchi Presidential prize will be awarded for the ‘Kimchi Master Competition’ held along with various hands-on programs. Participants can take home kimchi made themselves at the festival.
Admission/Participation Fees
Free admission / Participation fee may apply for additional experiences
Transportation
[Train]
From Yongsan Station or Seoul Station, take a train to Gwangju Station.
From Gwangju Station, take bus Yongbong No. 83 or a taxi to Jungoe Park (중외공원).  

[Bus]
From Seoul Central City Terminal or Dong Seoul Terminal, take a bus to Gwangju.
From Gwangju Bus Terminal, take bus Sangmu No. 64 or a taxi to Jungoe Park.
Homepage
kimchi.gwangju.kr (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)