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Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)

  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)
  • Achasan Sunrise Festival (아차산 해맞이축제)

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Period
01.01.2018 ~ 01.01.2018 Finished
Address
127, Walkerhill-ro, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 광진구 워커힐로 127 (광장동)
Location
Achasan Haemaji Sqare
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-450-7575
Sponsors / Management
Gwangjin-gu /
Introduction
Achasan Mountain offers great view of sunrise in Seoul, saving the stress from traffic congestions to the East Sea. Achasan Mountain is a popular spot to watch sunrise it is easily accessible from public transportation and takes only about 15 min hike up to reach the viewing spot. Hikers and non-hikers alike gather on New Year's Day to greet the sun as the hiking trail consists of well-managed, gradual slopes.

The annual Achasan Sunrise Event first began on January 1, 2000 as the first sunrise event in Seoul and has now beocome one of the most representative events of Seoul, welcoming more than 40,000 visitors every year with cultural performances and other events that wish a prosperous and hopeful new year.
Programs
Opening ceremony, Performances, New Year Speech, etc.
Admission/Participation Fees
Free
Age Limit
Open to visitors of all age
Transportation
[Subway]
From Gwangnaru Station (Seoul Subway Line 5), Exit 1, walk straight for approx. 115m.
Turn right and walk for approx 80m and walk across the street at the T-intersection to Gwangjang Middle School.
Take the first left turn and follow the street for approx. 140m to the main entrance of Gwangjang Elementary School.
Take a left turn at the big intersection and follow the main path for approx. 400m to Achasan Eco Park.
Continue walking past Achasan Eco Park Parking Lot to the hiking trailhead.
Hike up to Haemaji Square. (Estimated approx. 40 min. walk)

From Achasan Station (Seoul Subway Line 5), Exit 2, walk straight for approx. 168m.
Turn left and walk straight for approx. 532m.
Turn right and follow the main street for approx. 340m until Yeonghwasa Temple.
Turn right and walk for approx.50m. Take a left turn at the cross intersection towards Dongui Elementary School.
Walk straight for approx. 330m to Achasan Eco Park Parking Lot. Continue walking past Achasan Eco Park Parking Lot to the hiking trailhead.
Hike up to Haemaji Square. (Estimated approx. 40 min. walk)
Homepage
www.gwangjin.go.kr
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)