- 08.06.2018 ~ 08.08.2018 Finished
- 48-11, Jeodong-ri, Ulleung-eup, Ulleung-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 울릉군 울릉읍 저동리 48-11
- Ulleung-gun area (Jeodonghang Port)
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-790-6391,
- Sponsors / Management
- Ulleung-gun / Ulleungdo Squid Festival Promotion Committee
- Held every August, Ulleungdo Squid Festival is a fun event promoting its outstanding local produce, squid. The festival on the beautiful island attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors.
Symbolizing the island, fish gathering lamps from fishing boats shed an elegant glow on the sea at night. The main events of the festival include catching squid in the sea against the scenic backdrop of the island, riding on a fishing boat, and eating delicious squid dishes. The festival also offers a fun array of events for visitors: Fishing Contest, Catching Mudfish, Walking on Traditional Roads, and Playing Pumpkin Taffy. In addition, visitors can purchase local produce at Local Produce Market, eat delicious food at Restaurant Market, and enjoy Ulleungdo Island/Dokdo Island Exhibition.
- Main Programs
Riding on a fishing boat, catching squid with bare hands, squid dish contest, raft race contest, and more
Catching squid with bare hands, playing pumpkin taffy, catching mudfish, piling up pebbles, Squid Marathon, and more
- Ferry Schedule
Pohang Ferry Terminal to Ulleungdo Island: 09:40 (from Ulleungdo: 14:00)
Mukho Ferry Terminal to Ulleungdo Island: 09:00 (from Ulleungdo: 13:00)
Ferry company website: http://daea.com
3) From Gangneunghang Port (Anmokhang Port) to Ulleungdo Island
Please refer to the ferry company website for details: http://seaspovill.com
※ Ferry schedule is subject to change,
depending on the weather conditions.
Visitors are advised to check the schedule in advance.
- ulleung.go.kr (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
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