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Address
41, Waryonggongwon-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 종로구 와룡공원길 41 (삼청동)
Type
Walking
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2148-4153
(Samcheong Park Rangers' Office)
Homepage
http://parks.seoul.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Spanish, French)
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Introduction
Located on the outskirts of Mt. Bugak, this park was the first officially-designated park in Korea (1940). The name Samcheong (literally "three blue") refers to the three highest ideals in Taoism that men can attain. Surrounded by cherry blossoms planted long ago, the park becomes crowded with tourists every April when the trees are in full bloom. The park offers many amenities: badminton and tennis courts, a playground, a snack bar, and a multi-purpose rest area.

Major hiking trails winding through Samcheong Park connect the park to the Mt Bugak Seoul Fortress Wall Hiking Trail, a mineral spring spot in Seongbuk-dong, and Waryong. While hiking, visitors can encounter Malbawi, an excellent spot chosen by City of Seoul where they can overlook Seoul at a glance. Malbawi Historic Site Visit Program, run by Jongno-go Office (Seoul), provides children and adults with the opportunity to learn about natural ecology in Samcheong Park and the history of Seoul Fortress Wall from designated guides. Through well-developed roads around Samcheong-dong, visitors can easily move from Samcheong-dong to Seongbuk-dong. Currently, Samcheong Tunnel near the park connects the two localities.
Administration
Jongno-gu Office
Telephone
+82-2-2148-4153
Opening date
March 12, 1940
Tour Course Information

Samcheong Park – Trekking Routes – Malbawi Trekking Route – Wild Pear Tree Forest - Pine Tree Forest – Seoul Fortress Wall  (Inquiries : +82-2-731-1459)

Available Facilities
Playground, drinking fountain, badminton court, tennis court, snack bar, etc.
Admission Fees
Free
Directions
[Subway]
Gwanghwamun Station (Seoul Subway Line 5), Exit 2.
Take bus 11 and get off at the last stop.

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