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Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)

  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)
  • Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival (마량포 해넘이 해돋이축제)

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Period
12.31.2015 ~ 01.01.2016 Finished
Address
56, Seoin-ro, Seo-myeon, Seocheon-gun, Chungcheongnam-do
충청남도 서천군 서면 서인로 56 (마량리)
Location
Maryangpo Port (마량포구) area
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-41-950-4226,
+82-41-951-4100
Sponsors / Management
Seocheon-gun /
Introduction
For sixty days before and after December 22, the sun will rise from the southeast, and a good place to view this beautiful, natural phenomenon is on Korea’s west coast in Maryang-ri. To celebrate this, the Maryangpo Sunrise Festival is held every year. Visitors here will witness a very special miracle of nature, as they will see the sun rising and setting in the same place.
Performance Times
December 31 (Thu), 2015 at 16:30 - January 1 (Fri), 2016 at 01:30
Additional Events

- Sharing of new year tteok-guk (rice cake soup) event
- Campfire experience
- Sending postcards with well-wishes for the new year
- Making a wish at the tree of hope
- Traditional folk game experience
- Making a pinwheel of hope
- Making customized mugs
- 7080 Memory lane photo zone 
- etc.

Age Limit
None (Visitors of all ages are welcome)
Transportation
[Train]
Take a train from Yongsan Station to Seocheon Station (서천역).
* Train schedule: 05:35-20:35, runs 16 times a day

[Bus] 
From Seoul Nambu Bus Terminal, take an intercity bus to Seocheon (서천).
* Bus Schedule: 06:40-17:15, runs 10 times a day

From Seocheon Bus Terminal, take a local bus bound for Dongbaekjeong (동백정).
Get off at the last stop (Maryangpo Port/ 마량포구).
* Bus Schedule: 06:00-20:00, runs 20 times a day
Homepage
en.seocheon.go.kr (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese)