TOP 9 Highlights in Olympic park (올림픽공원)

Olympic park is the place picked to be recommended for your next destination!!

Are you ready to go? There are 9 best spots you should not miss there~

Top 1 | World Peace Gate – The representative structure of the 1988 Seoul Olympics symbolizes the world peace

Top 1

See location>> World Peace Gate

Top 2 | The Thumb – An ode to the human thumb magnified in extreme size

Top 2

See location>> The Thumb

Top 3 | Mongchon Moat Musical Fountain – The musical fountain sprouts water to a maximum height of 30 meters and changes its image more than 14,000 times over 140 different songs

Top 3

See location>> Mongchon Moat Musical Fountain

Top 4 | Dialogue – The sculpture symbolizes the value of dialogue between people

Top 4

See location>> Dialogue

Top 5 | Mongchon Fortress Walking Paths – Consisting of Lake Lane, Fortress Lane, Memory Lane, Lover’s Lane and Youth Lane

Top 5

See location>> Mongchon Fortress Walking Paths

Top 6 | One Tree Hill – Preferred as a background set for commercial filming and referred to as ‘One Tree’

Top 6

See location>> One Tree Hill

Top 7 | 88 Lake – The artificial lake is surrounded by 13 sculptures and its representative one is called ‘Flapping of Wings’

Top 7

See location>> 88 Lake

Top 8 | Wild Flower Garden – Spring Flower (May-June / Great Scarlet Poppy, etc.) / Autumn Flower (September-October / Yellow Cosmos, etc.)

Top 8

See location>> Wild Flower Garden

Top 9 | Rose Garden –  Opening Date: June 2010 (13,260㎡)– Location: Between Convention Center and Olympic Hall in the park

Top 9

See Location>> Rose garden

How to go to Olympic park, Seoul

(Source: http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/)

By Subway
Olympic Park Station (Subway Line 5), Exit 3
Mongchontoseong Station (Subway Line 8), Exit 1

By Airport limousine bus
Take Airport Bus 6006 bound for ‘Sangildong.’
Get off at ‘Olympic Park.’

Bus info: first bus 05:30, last bus 23:00, departs every 20-30 min, fare 10,000 won

More info: http://www.olympicpark.co.kr/jsp/english/contents/guide/transport.jsp

Other info:

Address
426, Ollimpik-ro, Bangi-dong, Songpa-gu, Seoul-si 88
서울특별시 송파구 올림픽로 424 (방이동)

Telephone
+82-2-410-1600
Closed
N/A (Open all year round)
Operating Hours
On foot or bicycle access: 05:00–22:00 (Plaza area until 24:00)

Source: http://www.olympicpark.co.kr/jsp/english/index.jsp

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