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Yangyang Sunrise Festival (양양 해맞이축제)

  • Yangyang Sunrise Festival (양양 해맞이축제)
  • Yangyang Sunrise Festival (양양 해맞이축제)
  • Yangyang Sunrise Festival (양양 해맞이축제)
  • Yangyang Sunrise Festival (양양 해맞이축제)
  • Yangyang Sunrise Festival (양양 해맞이축제)

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Planned
01.2018
Address
43, Ilchul-ro, Yangyang-gun, Gangwon-do
강원도 양양군 강현면 일출로 43 (강현면)
Location
Naksan Beach, Naksansa Temple and Donghaesinmyo Shrine.
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-670-2723~4
Sponsors / Management
Yangyang-gun /
Introduction
Yangyang Sunrise Festival is held to commemorate the end of the year and welcome the New Year, and to showcase the beautiful sunrise from the ocean. The festival takes place at Naksansa Temple, Naksan Beach and Donghaesinmyo Shrine.
Programs
[Organized by Yangyang-gun County]
- Sunset Celebration
- Fireworks
- Live Music Concert
- Ritual to the god of the Sea
- Night-time photo zone
- Etc.

[Organized by Naksansa Temple]
- Bell-ringing ceremony
- Hanging paper lanterns
- New Year Buddhist Ceremony
- Etc.

* Note: the program details are subject to change every year, depending on the weather and other unforseen circumstances. 

Age Limit
N/A (open to visitors of all age)
Transportation
[Bus]
From Seoul Express Bus Terminal, Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, or Sangbong Terminal, take a bus bound for Yangyang Terminal.
Exit the bus terminal and walk to your right, and take local bus No. 9 or No. 9-1 and get off at Naksan Bus Stop.
The festival venue will be on your left.

Or, take a taxi to the festival venue from the bus terminal.
(Travel distance: approx. 6km)
Homepage
festival.yangyang.go.kr
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)