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Incheon » Ganghwa-gun » Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)


Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)    
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  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
  • Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center (강화갯벌센터)
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2293, Haeannam-ro, Hwado-myeon, Ganghwa-gun, Incheon
인천광역시 강화군 화도면 해안남로 2293번길37
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-32-930-7064, 7065
Operating Hours
Nov-Feb 09:00-17:00
Mar-May, Sep-Oct 09:00-18:00
Jun-Aug 08:30-18:30

※ Last admission is 1 hour before closing.
Every Monday, New Year’s Day, the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year’s Day) and Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)
Length of Tour
50 minutes
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Ganghwa's mud flats cover about 105㎢, including notable areas in the southwest such as Yeocha-ri, Dongmak-ri, and Donggeom-ri. These three locations are a maximum of 6km from land and have an area of 90that accounts for 86% of Ganghwa's entire mud flats area.

Ganghwado Island is the path to the river mouth of the Hangang River, Yeseonggang River and Imjingang River, so sediment moved from the rivers piles up and reaches far distances during low tide and the materials again settle around the island as the tide rises.

Ganghwa Tidal Flat Center is a prime location for observing migratory birds and the surrounding mud flats. The center offers visitors access to an array of information about mud flats and first-hand experience with tidal flats.

Structure Size
Site area: 12,873㎡ (Facilities open to the public 5,254㎡)
Total ground area 704.43㎡, B1, 2F (iron framed)
Maximum Occupancy
80 people per tour, 560 people per day
Program Information

[Group program]
- Program: Center tour plus optional hands-on programs (nature experience activity, agriculture activity: additional fee required)
- Groups of over 20 people (One instructor for each group of 20)
- Advanced reservations are required (via the homepage)

[Indoor activity program]
- Center tour plus optional hands-on activities
- Families with elementary school students, groups
- Advanced reservations are required (via the homepage)

※ Refer to the homepage for more information.

Main Facilities
[1F] Information room, multipurpose room, lobby, aquarium, eco shop, observation deck
[2F] Special exhibition room
[Basement] Planned exhibition room, migratory bird and tidal flat research room, open hall, rest area, video room
Admission / Participation Fees
- Adult (ages 20 and above)
Individual 1,500 won / Group (30 persons and above) 1,200 won
- Youth and Military Servicemembers (Youth: ages 13-19)
Individual 1,000 won / Group (30 or more individuals) 800 won
- Children
Individual 800 won / Group (30 or more individuals) 600 won

※ Free admission
Men of national merit, men of independence merit, war veterans and their descendents, the disabled and one guide, children ages 6 and under, seniors ages 65 and above and residents of Ganghwado Island

[All-inclusive Admission Ticket (10 areas)]
Adults 5,000 won / Youths, soldiers, and children 2,500 won
※ Manisan Mountain National Tourist Site, Hamheodongcheon Camping Site, Peace Observatory, Tidal Flat Center, Hwamunseokmun Hall, Gapgotdondae, Goryeogung Palace Site, Gwangseongbo Fortress, Deokjinjin Fortress, Chojinjin Fortress
Parking Facilities
Parking Fee
- Group tour: Pre-reservation required
Info. Services for Koreans
- Time 10:00, 11:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00

Sinchon Station (Seoul Subway Line 2), Exit 4.
Go straight for 260m to arrive at the bus stop in front of CGV movie theater.
From the bus stop, take Bus 3000 to Ganghwa Bus Terminal.
From the Ganghwa Bus Terminal, cross the street to take Bus 01 or 04.
Get off at Yeocha-ri Center (여차리회관) Bus Stop.
From the bus stop, walk back in the opposite direction of the bus going for about 500m and take a left road at the three-way intersection.
Go straight for around 365m to arrive at the center.

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