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Gyeonggi-do » Gapyeong-gun » Jaraseom Island (자라섬)


Jaraseom Island (자라섬)   
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1126, Bukhangangbyeon-ro, Gapyeong-eup, Gapyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do
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Located in Gapyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do Province, Jaraseom Island is an island formed on the Bukhangang River as a result of the construction of the Cheongpyeong Dam in 1943. The name ‘Jaraseom’ comes from the fact that it faces a hill that resembles a Jara (Korean word for soft-shelled turtle). Jaraseom consists of four islands called Dongdo, Seodo, Jungdo, and Namdo, and has various leisure and park facilities. Visitors can find a car camping site and the filming location of the popular TV drama series 'Iris' on Seodo (west island), and an eco-cultural park with a grass plaza of over 100 meters in diameter on Jungdo (central island). There is also an ecosystem theme park called Ehwawon Garden at the westernmost tip of the Jaraseom Campground. A popular camping spot, Jaraseom Island is also widely known as the venue of the annual Jaraseom International Jazz Festival.
N/A (Open all year round)
Parking Facilities
Public parking lot available
Admission Fees
Available Facilities
car camping site, Eco & Culture Park, 'Iris' filming location, ecosystem theme park, etc.
From Sangbong Station (Seoul Subway Line 7 or Jungang Line).
Transfer to Subway Gyeongchun Line and get off at Gapyeong Station.
Jaraseom Island is located a 15-minute walk from the station.

From Sangbong Bus Termial or Dong Seoul Bus Terminal.
Take an intercity bus to Gapyeong Terminal.
Jaraseom Island is located a 15-minute walk from the terminal.

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