Ganghwado Island, which was selected as this year's tourist city in 2018, is located 1 hour and 30 minutes from Seoul. It is the fifth largest island in Korea, and is a tourist destination with many valuable historical sites from ancient times to modern times. Ganghwado Island is famous for its rich natural scenery that combines mountains and seas, and is famous for its green tourist spot without pollution!
Sochang Experience Center
By the 1950~1960s, sochang industry was very prosperous in Ganghwado. There were so many factories and workers that was the largest sochang marking place in Korea. However, the development of other clothing materials leads to the decline in sochang industry since 1970s. There are only about 10 factories left in Ganghwado. One of the dope dyeing factory became this Sochang Experience Center. Visitors can understand more history of sochang, and also make your own sochang handkerchief in here too!
Ganghwa Tourist Platform
Provide culture experience and Ganghwa travel information. Visitors can know more about the history of Ganghwa-gun, where was the capital of Goryeo, Korean dynasty (918-1392) taken place. Try to take on the Goryeo Hanbok (traditional clothing) and also enjoy the wonderful exciting VR Experience in here. Moreover, visitors may have chance to receive free souvenirs.
Joyangbanggik Gallery & Cafe
It is very famous on sns! It was a textile manufacturing factory that was well known in Ganghwa. However it had been closed since 1990. Nowadays, using contemporary heritages as decoration, it becomes a special nice cafe.
Gwanghwa Seaside Resort Luge
Luge, a non-powered wheel-sled racing down the sloped track. The directions and speed of the luge can be freely adjusted, and everyone can enjoy it. Ganghwa Seaside Resort Luge has 1.8km long route, 2 lines. The top station sky terrace overlooks the sea on three sides.
08:20 Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station Exit 10
08:30 Myeongdong Station Exit 8
09:00 Hongik Univ. Exit 3
10:10~11:10 Sochang Experience Center
11:15~13:15 Ganghwa Tourist Platform (Free Goryeo Hanbok.VR Experience)+Lunch Time
13:20~14:20 Joyangbanggik Gallery & Cafe
15:00~16:30 Ganghwa Seaside Resort Luge
17:50 Hongik Univ. Station
18:20 Myeongdong Station
18:30 Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station
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