|Suncheonman Bay Ecological Park (Field of Reeds) (순천만 자연생태공원)|
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|The field of reeds in Suncheonman Bay is thickly covered with reeds taller than a full-grown man. It is the biggest colony of reeds in Korea. The image of the entire field swaying in the wind is as dazzling as waves on the sea.
The field of reeds is home to many plants that thrive in damp conditions, like the common reed and the starwort. Among all of the world’s wetlands, Suncheonman Bay is widely known for attracting the largest number of rare birds. Such internationally rare birds as the hooded crane, white-naped crane, white stork, black-faced spoonbill, and the Eurasian Oystercatcher, as well as birds designated as natural treasures, are spotted here. There are about 140 species of birds including the snipe, wild duck, shelduck, and wild goose. To reach Suncheon, visitors can fly to Yeosu Airport from Gimpo or Jeju and then take an airport bus to Suncheon.
For more information, visit the Suncheonman Bay website at www.suncheonbay.go.kr
(When a national holiday falls on Monday, the next day is treated as a holiday)
|08:00-Before sunset (Varies by season)|
|[Natural Ecological Park]
General - Adults 7,000 won / Teenagers 5,000 won / Children 3,000 won
Groups (20 or more) - Adults 5,000 won / Teenagers 4,000 won / Children 2,500 won
1 Night 2 Days - 11,000 Adults / Teenagers 8,000 won / Children 5,000 won
[Suncheon Bay Gardens]
General - Adults 4000 won / Teenagers 3,000 won / Children 2,000 won Groups (20 or more)
Adults 3,000 won / Teenagers 2500 won / Children 1,500 won
1 Night 2 Days - Adults 6,000 won / Teenagers 4,000 won / Children 2,500 won
[Suncheon Bay Ecological Park+Nature Suncheon Bay Garden]
General - Adults 8000 won / Teenagers 6,000 won / Children 4,000 won
Groups (20 or more) - Adults 6,000 won / Teenagers 5000 won / Children 3,000 won
1 Night 2 Days - Adults 12,000 / Teenagers 9,000 won / Children 5,500 won
[1 year membership]
Adults 50,000 won / Teenagers 30,000 won / Children 20,000 won
*Adults (ages 19-64) / Teenagers (ages 13-18) / Children (ages 6-12)
*Children (age 6 & below) and seniors (ages 65 & over) may enter free of charge; identification card or birth certification is required.
|Two-wheeled vehicle - 500 won / Small-sized car - 2,000 won / Mid-sized car - 3,000 won / Large-sized car - 5,000 won|
|* Eco-Museum - Suncheon Bay Ecological Exhibition Hall
- 1-2F: Main hall: exhibition hall, screening room, permanent exhibition room
* Reed Train
Course: Resting area – Clean Water Management Center – Suncheon Bay Literature Hall – Resting area (4.8 km)
Fare: 1,000 won (40 minutes)
Operating hours: 09:40-Varies by season (Not operated from 12:00-13:00) / Runs every 50 minutes
Max capacity: 54 people
* Suncheon Bay Ecological Experience Cruise
Course: Daedae Dock – the “S” shaped tidal channel of Suncheon Bay – Daedae Dock
Operating hours: 5-8 times a day (round trip time of 35 minutes)
Fare: Adults - 7,000 won / Youth - 3,000 won / Children - 2,000 won
Max capacity: 26-28 people
Inquiries: Ticketing booth of the Ecological Experience Cruise +82-61-749-4059
* Ecological Exploring Tour Bus
Course: Drama filming sites – Tour of Suncheon Bay
Operating hours: Tuesday to Friday 11:00-17:30
* Suncheon Bay Observatory
Operating hours: Tuesday to Sunday for 1 hour
Subject: Observing celestial bodies and explanation of the seasonal constellations
* Ramsar Plaza, Yongsan Observatory, Bak Tunnel, Jangsang Tidal Flats, handicraft store, Suncheon Bay resting area, reed forest observation road, etc.
|Facility Utilization Fees|
|[Reed Train] 3,000 won
[Sky Cube Car] 8,000 won
[Cruise Tour] Adults - 7,000 won / Teenagers - 3,000 won / Children - 2,000 won
* Infants (age 3 & under) and seniors (age 65 & over) may enter free of charge.
|Korean Info. Service|
From Suncheon Train Station, walk to the right along Palmaro st. about 100m and cross the street.
-Take bus 67 and get off at Suncheonman (순천만).
From Suncheon Bus Terminal, cross Suncheon3-gil street and walk along Palmaro street to bus stop.
- Take bus 67 and get off at Suncheonman (순천만).