Be part of the winter trip to the 2020 Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival!
The festival is remarked as one of the Seven Winter Wonders of the World by CNN and a Representative winter festival of Korea by the Korea Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. KoreaTravelEasy highly recommends this trip. Enjoy this trip package that comes with free transportation from Seoul, English speaking tour staff, fishing rod rent,1 Grilled Sancheoneo Fish, Sancheoneo Festival Gift Voucher (5,000KRW), Snow sled & Ice sled rental,Hotpack and festival entrance ticket. This is your only chance to experience ice fishing in Korea, as you would be provided with the fishing equipment to engage in the activity. Other activities at the festival city include ice sled, snow sleigh, and ice skating. Book your spot today and enjoy Korea winter!
- Hongik University Station Exit 8
- Euljiro 1-ga Station Exit 8 in front of Myeongdong Lotte Hotel
- Entrance Ticket
- 1 Grilled Sancheoneo Fish
- Sancheoneo Festival Gift Voucher (5,000KRW)
- Snow sled & Ice sled rental
- Fishing Rod Rental
- Round-trip transportation
- English speaking tour staff
- Ice fishing may be replaced by water fishing due to the weather!
The Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice fishing festival is held every year in the city of Hwacheon, Gangwon province since 2003. It attracts tens and thousands of visitors who throng to the area for a unique winter experience.
This tour package is particularly designed to leave with fun-filled memories.
Grill Center – Take your Sancheoneo Fish to the grill center for it to be grilled for you. Enjoy with your friends and family
You can also try bare-hand fishing, ice sledding and many other activities that will fill up the festival enclave and have lunch using Sancheoneo Festival Gift Voucher 5,000KRW!
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English speaking tour staff * Price is the same for adults and children.
* Infants under 3 years are FREE.
*Attention:Sancheoneo Festival Gift Voucher (5,000KRW) can be used as cash on site. (Can be used for lunch and Festival venue)
What is not Included
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Depart from Hongik University Station Exit 8 (Line 2)
Depart from Euljiro 1-ga Station Exit 8 (Line 2)
- In front of Myeongdong Lotte Hotel
Arrive at Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival
Ice Fishing Activities
Tour Festival Sites
Depart for Seoul
Arrive in Seoul - Hongik Station, Euljiro Station
** Times may vary depending on traffic and local conditions. Please note that the schedule may change and delayed due to heavy traffic during the festival and especially on holidays.
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Hongik University Station Exit 8 (Subway line 2, Airport Railway, Gyeongui-Jungang line)
Euljiro 1-ga Station Exit 8 (Subway line 2) In front of Myeongdong Lotte Hotel
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Please arrive 10 minutes ahead of departure. The tour bus will not wait for those who are late.
No age requirement to join the festival activities.
The itinerary is subject to change depending on traffic and weather conditions on the tour date.
Tour will still run on raining and snowing days, unless there is government issued warnings. However, the tour may be canceled due to heavy rains or snow.
Please plan to wear comfortable clothing and bring winter gear (scarf/ tuque, etc.). The tour partner does not take responsibility for any injuries or losses incurred while on tour.
Illumination Plaza is located 10 ~ 15 minutes away from the festival venue.
Sancheoneo Festival Voucher (5,000KRW) can be used as cash on site. (Can be used for lunch and Festival venue)
Sancheoneo can catch 3 fish per person and must be returned except for one fish.
100% refund: 2 business days (by 5 pm KST) before the selected date
No refund: After 5 pm KST 2 business daysbefore the selected date or No show
*To request a reschedule, please contact us3 business days (by 5pm KST) before the selected date.