Seoul Hiking Nature Group
Hwacheon Sancheoneo(Mountain Trout) Ice festival
❂ Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice festival,One of 4 Well-known Winter Festival
❂ ice fishing(Entrance included,foreigner only zone),Even failed to catch , one BBQ grilled trouts will be given, maximum 3 fishes you can catch
❂ diverse ice activities(sledding,skating,tricycling),
❂ Bare-hand catching fish in the icy cold water (optional),
❂ Ice sculpture exhibition with lantern,festival performance,
❂ Beautiful night street lit with fish lanterns
39,000won includes: - ice fishing entrance fee, Fishing rod and bait, Trout BBQ,5,000won coupon you can use like cash in festival to buy food. even at dunkin donuts!
￦35,000: now ~ Sat, Dec,9th ,￦37,000: now ~ Fri, Dec,23th
We will take you to the wonderful Hwacheon Sancheoneo(mountain trout) Ice Festival which is well-known as recently named one of the seven wonders of winter by CNN and Lonely Planet, almost a million people visit to see the beauty of ice and enjoy lots of activities and fun!
Hawcheon, Gangwon province, is the place where the water is so fine and the water is easily frozen and so fast.
The ice on the river is almost 50 cm thick. they make a hole on the ice and you can catch fish, especially beautiful mountain trouts A fish around 20~40cm with spots on its body. You can see thousands of people sitting in front of their holes to look into the river to catch trout~! Test your fish catching skills~! Afterwards, when you catch the fish, there are BBQ grills that you can use to taste the freshest freshwater trout ever~!
Don't worry! Even you never tried fishing before, we have secret skills to share!
Also, we will catch at tourist foreigner only fishing zone which is not even busy compared with full of koreans at other places! it means there are much more fish in that area.You can definitely enjoy the moment of catching fish in a ice hole!
And the feeling of walking on the ice is so nice and even magical~!
it would be even better to try ice skating, sledding or various kinds of other sports on the ice~!
One of the most well-known activities to do is to catch trout with your bare hands in their pool. They'll provide short pants and a shirt tshirts so that you wear the clothes and catch trout in the pool! this is so much fun and one of the most weird and funny expirience ever~!
and at last even you couldn't catch fish at all,
they provide some BBQ grilled fish with the coupon you will get when you enter the festival.
And there are various other things you can do all day!
- there is fee for these activities and some are for free.
they give you also a coupon to use as a cash.
the price 3,000~10,000 and mybe they give a coupon of half value of entrance fee to bus food and souvenir at all the restaurants and shops in festival area!
- ice fishing
- ice ATV,
- ice sports
- ice bicycling
- ice skating
- various exhibitions, performances & concerts
- snow-man building
- snow-ball fighting
And you can bring your own ice skates and gears and just enjoy the ice ~!
and night~! there are festival things are going on ,performance,dances, this festival is the one of the largest ,so the performance is very good! and there are street lanterns on the street!
Especially ice scultpures of national monuments,heritages,characters of tales,movies with the lights! you will be fascinated with it~!
We will stay till late at night to enjoy the festival mood and head back to Seoul at 8PM.
So, Let's taste some best mountain trout and enjoy ice activities and have fun winter days~!
Spread the word and bring friends~!
♣ How to Join
- First wired First confirmed. 44 spots limited! We have always spots except when title says "FULL".
so,Don't worry to join and request a spot.
- Important! This trip is limited to the first 42 people, so please,hurry to sign up! FIRST WIRED, FIRST CONFIRMED~!
-To book, to get updated information,Join Seoul hiking Group and RSVP for this trip,thanks
1) Join Seoul Hiking Group then RSVP on the event.
2) please,wire in advance(39,000won) to hold a spot for you
-kookmin bank,762301-04-223562 김승일(Seoul Hiking))
- pay face to face on the day only if spots available.
- Paypal 36USD to firstname.lastname@example.org(including PAYPAL service fee,exchange fee. It's easy to create and pay with your card.
￦35,000: now ~ Sat, Dec,9th ,￦37,000: now ~ Fri, Dec,23th
3) please,post it on the wall
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1).TITLE: Jan,7th,Sat,Hwacheon Sancheoneo(Mountain Trout) Ice festival
2).FULL NAME :
3).BUS DISCOUNT : for those who came to BUS trip AT LEAST
1~2times:-￦1,000 / 3~4times:-￦2,000 / 5times more : -￦3,000
4).SUM OF FEE : basic fee - early bird - bus discount
5).TIME+DATE,HOW MUCH you WIRED :
6).BUS STOP(choose one) : Yongsan stn/Express bus terminal/Jamsil)
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* HOW TO WIRE MONEY
You can go to any bank and ask banker that you need to transfer money to "kookmin bank,762301-04-223562 김승일(Seoul Hiking) ".You can use also ATM machine with card or you CAN ASK to your co-workers and friends.
when you are running late for the Hapjeong pickup,then you need to go Jamsil station for the 755AM pickup.thanks
[7AM:Hapjeong out exit8, pass 7/11, in fron of KBcard building
720AM:Sinyongsan stn(신용산역),exit2(from Yongsan stn, walk to main street)
735AM:Express bus terminal(고속터미널역),out of exit8
755AM Jamsil(잠실역),exit4,walk 200meter to TAXI stop in front of Lottemart
arrive to festival area
move to fishing area! join activities and have fun~!
- Catch fishes! ice hole at foreigner tourist only zone
- Bare-hands catching fish event every one hour!
dinner on your own
enjoy night at festival~!
free tour to night exhibition! beautiful lanterns on ice sculpture!
Departs for Seoul, arrival 930PM, Gangbyeon (강변역)which is 2 stop away from Jamsil station,SinYongsan stn, Hapjeong station drop off.
CLICK below TO REQUEST A REFUND ->
In order to get a refund you must include the following: Bank information, trip name, bank name, account number and how much you wired.
* There is a 5,000won cancellation fee for those that cancel 3 days prior to the trip. You do however, have the option to save the money for credit for future trips (avoid the cancellation fee!)
-For those that cancel 48-24 hours before departure, you are eligible for a 50% refund or 50%+3,000won to have a credit for future trip
-For those that cancel 24 hours before departure you may use 10,000won as credit towards future trips. OR 13,000won to have a credit for future trip
*IF you fail to show up, you will not get a refund
Seoul - Korea (South)
Saturday, January 7 at 7:00 AM