Jeongdongjin Sunrise Festival (정동진 해맞이축제)

  • Jeongdongjin Sunrise Festival (정동진 해맞이축제)
  • Jeongdongjin Sunrise Festival (정동진 해맞이축제)

Explanation

Jeongdongjin gets its name from the word jeongdong, which means due east in Korean, as it is exactly due east from Seoul's Gwanghwamun Gate. Its train station is known to be the world's nearest train station to the ocean. Watching the first sunrise of the year from Jeongdongjin will be a unique experience to begin the upcoming year.


Inquiry

Gangneung-si • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-640-5530, 5913


Homepage

www.gn.go.kr/tour (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)


Information Use

Event Start Date : 2019년 12월 31일

Event end date : 2020년 01월 01일

Watching age : None (Visitors of all ages are welcome)

Venue : Jeongdongjin Sandglass Park

Venue Locator : From Cheongnyangni Station, take a train to Jeongdongjin Station.

Show time : 23:40~

Organizer info : Gangneung-si

Contact the organizer : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-640-5530, 5913

Sponsor Information : Gangneung-si

Sponsor Contacts : +82-33-640-5530

Charges (Hours) : Free of charge


More information

Introduction
Jeongdongjin gets its name from the word jeongdong, which means due east in Korean, as it is exactly due east from Seoul's Gwanghwamun Gate. Its train station is known to be the world's nearest train station to the ocean. Watching the first sunrise of the year from Jeongdongjin will be a unique experience to begin the upcoming year.

Programs
Singing contest, fireworks show, activities, and more

Location

Jeongdongjin2-ri, Gangdong-myeon, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do