|Geumsan Ginseng Market (금산 인삼약초시장)|
|Geumsan is widely known as the largest ginseng market in Korea, holding 80% of the nation’s ginseng trade. Along with its enormous ginseng industry, Geumsan is also rising as the largest herbal medicine market in the country. The Geumsan Ginseng & Herbal Medicine Market is a traditional market with a long-standing history, offering a variety of health products at its international market, Susam Center, Ginseng Medicinal Market and shopping center.
Products here are 20-50% cheaper than elsewhere. Merchants and consumers from all over the country gather at the Geumsan Market on the 2nd, 7th, 12th, 17th, 22nd and 27th of every month starting at 2am. The Geumsan Ginseng Town is a 9-story ginseng and herbal medicine department store situated within the Geumsan Ginseng & Herbal Medicine Market. It offers ginseng and herbal medicine at remarkably affordable prices.
|Herbal Medicine Market closes on the 10th, 20th, and 30th of every month|
Nambu Bus Terminal or Seoul Express Bus Terminal,
Take an intercity bus to Geumsan (금산).
Geumsan Ginseng Market is a 15min-walk from the Geumsan Bus Terminal.