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Ice Fishing Festival, Ice Sculpture tour

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Highlights of this unique trip 1. Hawcheon Sancheoneo Ice Fishing festival is one of the Seven Wonders of Winter according to CNN and it is the ultimate winter festival! 2. All in one package: Ice fishing( entrance included at foreigners only zone),Ice Sled and Snow tube slide included, Awesome Ice sculpture Plaza and Snow Sculptures and Colorful fish lantern streets. 3. Enjoy Unforgettable experience of catching Mount trouts( it tastes like salmon) through ice halls on the frozen river! The good news is even though you don’t catch a fish, you are given one grilled mount trout to eat. You can catch a maximum of 3 fishes. 4. Great Ice and Snow festival atmosphere with world’s largest ice sculpture plaza and giant Snow sculptures. 5. Bare-hand trout catching experience in the icy water( optional) 6. We’ll stay at the tourist foreigner only fishing zone with the abundance of fish! ► Fees and things included in the fee: 39,000 KRW ( 39.00 USD) – Round trip chartered private bus – Trout Ice Fishing gears( Fishing rod and bait) – Ice sled riding – Snow tube slide – Entry to ice sculpture Plaza – 1 grilled trout ( You’ll eat this delicious trout) – English speaking tour leaders – 3,000-5,000 KRW worth of coupon, which you can use as cash to buy anything you would like in the festival area or in town. What to bring: Warm clothes, proper winter shoes, towel, water, gloves, some snacks,lunch, toiletries, camera and money for food and drink, etc. ► Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Fishing Hwacheon is known as the first area in Korea that freezes over in winter and the river is covered with a thick layer of ice( 40- 50 cm). CNN introduced the Hwacheon Sancheoneo ice festival as one of the Seven Wonders of Winter. http://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/7-wonders-of-winter-lp/index.html The Hwacheon Sancheoneo (being around 20-40 cm) Festival is the most popular ice fishing festival in Korea. A lot of expats in Korea and Koreans flock to Hwacheon to enjoy this unique and exciting winter festival. We are going to catch trouts with a short fishing rod through a hole drilled into the ice. If you don’t catch at all, don’t worry as you will be given a grilled trout that you can eat. We will tell you some skills how to catch trouts. The thing you cannot afford to miss is the taste of Sancheoneo. Grabbed or lured, you can eat grilled or raw mount trout and which way you eat it will be delicious. You can catch a maximum of 3 fish. It is going to be your lifetime experience while you’re in Korea. In addition to ice fishing, the festival offers a lot of of fun activities with snow and ice. For that, Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival has become one of the ultimate winter activities you can enjoy. ► We will stay at the foreign tourist only fishing zone, which means that it will be less busier compared with full of Koreans at other places! There will be a lot more fish in that area. ► World’s Largest Indoor Ice sculpture Plaza & giant Snow sculptures After the ice fishing event and some activities you enjoyed, we’ll be heading to the world’s largest indoor Ice Sculptures with colorful lights inside them. You will see various objects made from ice and snow, which include famous landmarks around the world. This is a joint project between the Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival and the Harbin Ice Lantern Festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, in far northern China. These two festivals are part of the top four winter festivals in the world. Also, you can enjoy fun rides with ice and snow as there are various rides available. You can take pictures of huge snow and ice sculptures and you can even try entering some snow made objects put there. You can walk around enjoying various ice sculptures. It is going to be an awesome time, fun and experience. ► Bare-hand trout catching experience in the icy cold water! (This is optional and you can take the fish you caught and eat it as raw fish( Sashimi ) or have it grilled. Wearing only shorts and T-shirts and get into the icy cold water trying to grab Sancheoneo fish with your bare-hand is an awesome experience you won’t forget! After the bare-hand trout catching experience, you will come back inside the building to warm up yourself in warm water and get changed in the changing room. Here is what you can enjoy; ► There is great atmosphere of winter with various Ice and Snow activities you can see and do! – Ice fishing ( included in the price) – Ice Sled( included in the price) – Snow Tube Slide ( included in the price) – Ice Sculpture Plaza ( included in the price) – Bare Hands trout catching – Fish Lantern streets ( free) – Snow Sculptures/ Snow Sculptures Park – Zip line – Ice Skating – Ice soccer, curling, Ice hockey – Ice bicycles ( 1 person and 2 person bikes available) – Largest Indoor ice sculpture plaza in Korea – Various exhibitions, performances & concerts If you want to do one of these activities, you can pay at each place either by cash or credit card. – Bare-Hands Sancheona( Mount trout) Catching: 10,000 KRW – Ice Sled: 5,000 KRW (3,000 KRW coupon) – Ice Skating: 5,000 KRW ( 3,000 KRW coupon) – Zip-Line( Haneulgareugi -Fly to the sky): Eolgomi course: 20,000 KRW( 10,000 KRW coupon) Sanchoeneo course: 12,000 KRW (5,000 KRW coupon) – Snow Tube Slide: 10,000 KRW (5,000 KRW coupon) – Ice Bicycle: 10,000 KRW ( 5,000 KRW coupon) ► Itinerary January 26( Saturday) Meet : 7.00AM: Exit 3, OUTSIDE of Hongik Univ station. Turn right when coming out from exit 3 and walk about 70 meters. You will see Goh Travel Korea Bus on the side of the main road. ***Note: In case you are running late for Hongik Univ. station, then you can come to Express Bus terminal station ( exit 8)*** 7.20AM-7.25AM : Exit 1, Samgakji station ( Line 4 & 6) 7.30AM: Exit 8, Express bus terminal station 8.00AM: Exit 1, Dongcheon station- Shin Bundang Line( Once out of exit 1, you need to turn left and walk about 1 minute or so to reach Dongcheon Ex-Hub Transfer Center( Bus top) 8.20AM: Exit 1,Yeongtong station in Suwon (Bundang line – close to Bundang)(You can wait in front of Homeplus supermarket) 10:30AM- 40AM or so: Arriving at the ice festival depending on traffic When we finish the Ice fishing, we’re going to eat grilled trout at the festival area and continue the Ice Sled Riding and Snow sled. You can buy some food/ snacks too if you like. 10.40AM –3.50PM: Take part in Ice fishing, Ice Sled Riding and Snow sled, etc Meet up for the indoor Ice sculptures Plaza 4.00PM- 5.10PM: Tour of the indoor ice sculpture Plaza and snow Sculptures 5.10PM: Leave for Seoul[masked]PM: Drop off In Seoul( Hongik Univ station, Samgakji station and Express Bus Terminal, ► Sign up & How to pay for trip To sign up, please email to [masked] OR text us on 010- 6737 -1637 with the following information after you transfer a fund. – Your full name – your pick up point – Trip name – Your contact number – The amount of money you deposited – The name of bank you used – The date you sent the deposit – If you have your friends and deposited for them please mention their names too. Bank Information – Name of bank: KB( Kookmin Bank) – Account no. :[masked]- 04-[masked] – Name of bank account holder: Goh, Jonghwan( Goh Travel Korea) – Bank code : 04 Please transfer the fee from your Korean bank account via an ATM or internet banking. Also, you can go into any bank in Korea to pay your trip fee by bank transfer. If you don’t have a Korean bank account you can pay via PayPal. Call us on 010-[masked] if you need an assistance for payment. Note: You will receive a confirmation email from us. Please save or print the confirmation email or bring your ATM receipt with you. Also save our phone number: 010- 6737- 1637 as it will be useful if you have problems finding the meeting point or something. ► Group discount In case you sign up with more than 3 friends, then all of you will receive a discount on the trip as below; ▶ 3 people: you get 2,000 won off from your trip fee ▶ 4-7 people: you get 3,000 won off from your trip fee ▶ 8-10: you get 4,000 won off from your trip fee ▶ And more than 10 people, you will get 5,000 won off from your trip fee NOTE: If you deposit money for a group, you will need to provide all the names of your group for room arrangement. NOTE: In order to be eligible for discount, all of you in a group should have to sign up and pay at the same time. Please e-mail at [masked] for information. ► Special discount for frequent travelers with Goh Travel Travel If you have joined one of our trips and want to join again, you will get a discount on your next trip. It is true that the more trips you make with us, the more discount you will get. See how it works with the discount plan; ▶ You pay full price with your first trip. ▶ 2,000 won less with you second trip ▶ 4,000 won less with your third-fourth trip ▶ 6,000 won less with your fifth-sixth trip ▶ 8,000 won less with your seventh-eighth trip ▶ 10,000 won less with your tenth trip onward To apply, please email us with the list of trips you have attended so far. ► Disclaimer of Liability We cannot be held responsible for your health, safety, any injuries, illness, belongings and/or losses incurred as a result of your participation in these events. ► Cancellation Policy The cancellation policy is as follows: * 5 days or more before departure = 100 % * 3 – 4 days before departure = 50% * 2 days or less before departure = 0 % * No show up means no refund

Ice Fishing Festival, Ice Sculpture tour

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Highlights of this unique trip 1. Hawcheon Sancheoneo Ice Fishing festival is one of the Seven Wonders of Winter according to CNN and it is the ultimate winter festival! 2. All in one package: Ice fishing( entrance included at foreigners only zone),Ice Sled and Snow tube slide included, Awesome Ice sculpture Plaza and Snow Sculptures and Colorful fish lantern streets. 3. Enjoy Unforgettable experience of catching Mount trouts( it tastes like salmon) through ice halls on the frozen river! The good news is even though you don’t catch a fish, you are given one grilled mount trout to eat. You can catch a maximum of 3 fishes. 4. Great Ice and Snow festival atmosphere with world’s largest ice sculpture plaza and giant Snow sculptures. 5. Bare-hand trout catching experience in the icy water( optional) 6. We’ll stay at the tourist foreigner only fishing zone with the abundance of fish! ► Fees and things included in the fee: 36,000KRW ( 3600 USD) if paid January 20 39,000 KRW ( 39.00 USD) if paid by January 26 – Round trip chartered private bus – Trout Ice Fishing gears( Fishing rod and bait) – Ice sled riding – Snow tube slide – Entry to ice sculpture Plaza – 1 grilled trout ( You’ll eat this delicious trout) – English speaking tour leaders – 3,000-5,000 KRW worth of coupon, which you can use as cash to buy anything you would like in the festival area or in town. What to bring: Warm clothes, proper winter shoes, towel, water, gloves, some snacks,lunch, toiletries, camera and money for food and drink, etc. ► Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Fishing Hwacheon is known as the first area in Korea that freezes over in winter and the river is covered with a thick layer of ice( 40- 50 cm). CNN introduced the Hwacheon Sancheoneo ice festival as one of the Seven Wonders of Winter. http://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/7-wonders-of-winter-lp/index.html The Hwacheon Sancheoneo (being around 20-40 cm) Festival is the most popular ice fishing festival in Korea. A lot of expats in Korea and Koreans flock to Hwacheon to enjoy this unique and exciting winter festival. We are going to catch trouts with a short fishing rod through a hole drilled into the ice. If you don’t catch at all, don’t worry as you will be given a grilled trout that you can eat. We will tell you some skills how to catch trouts. The thing you cannot afford to miss is the taste of Sancheoneo. Grabbed or lured, you can eat grilled or raw mount trout and which way you eat it will be delicious. You can catch a maximum of 3 fish. It is going to be your lifetime experience while you’re in Korea. In addition to ice fishing, the festival offers a lot of of fun activities with snow and ice. For that, Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival has become one of the ultimate winter activities you can enjoy. ► We will stay at the foreign tourist only fishing zone, which means that it will be less busier compared with full of Koreans at other places! There will be a lot more fish in that area. ► World’s Largest Indoor Ice sculpture Plaza & giant Snow sculptures After the ice fishing event and some activities you enjoyed, we’ll be heading to the world’s largest indoor Ice Sculptures with colorful lights inside them. You will see various objects made from ice and snow, which include famous landmarks around the world. This is a joint project between the Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival and the Harbin Ice Lantern Festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, in far northern China. These two festivals are part of the top four winter festivals in the world. Also, you can enjoy fun rides with ice and snow as there are various rides available. You can take pictures of huge snow and ice sculptures and you can even try entering some snow made objects put there. You can walk around enjoying various ice sculptures. It is going to be an awesome time, fun and experience. ► Bare-hand trout catching experience in the icy cold water! (This is optional and you can take the fish you caught and eat it as raw fish( Sashimi ) or have it grilled. Wearing only shorts and T-shirts and get into the icy cold water trying to grab Sancheoneo fish with your bare-hand is an awesome experience you won’t forget! After the bare-hand trout catching experience, you will come back inside the building to warm up yourself in warm water and get changed in the changing room. Here is what you can enjoy; ► There is great atmosphere of winter with various Ice and Snow activities you can see and do! – Ice fishing ( included in the price) – Ice Sled( included in the price) – Snow Tube Slide ( included in the price) – Ice Sculpture Plaza ( included in the price) – Bare Hands trout catching – Fish Lantern streets ( free) – Snow Sculptures/ Snow Sculptures Park – Zip line – Ice Skating – Ice soccer, curling, Ice hockey – Ice bicycles ( 1 person and 2 person bikes available) – Largest Indoor ice sculpture plaza in Korea – Various exhibitions, performances & concerts If you want to do one of these activities, you can pay at each place either by cash or credit card. – Bare-Hands Sancheona( Mount trout) Catching: 10,000 KRW – Ice Sled: 5,000 KRW (3,000 KRW coupon) – Ice Skating: 5,000 KRW ( 3,000 KRW coupon) – Zip-Line( Haneulgareugi -Fly to the sky): Eolgomi course: 20,000 KRW( 10,000 KRW coupon) Sanchoeneo course: 12,000 KRW (5,000 KRW coupon) – Snow Tube Slide: 10,000 KRW (5,000 KRW coupon) – Ice Bicycle: 10,000 KRW ( 5,000 KRW coupon) ► Itinerary January 26( Saturday) Meet : 7.00AM: Exit 3, OUTSIDE of Hongik Univ station. Turn right when coming out from exit 3 and walk about 70 meters. You will see Goh Travel Korea Bus on the side of the main road. ***Note: In case you are running late for Hongik Univ. station, then you can come to Express Bus terminal station ( exit 8)*** 7.20AM-7.25AM : Exit 1, Samgakji station ( Line 4 & 6) 7.30AM: Exit 8, Express bus terminal station 8.00AM: Exit 1, Dongcheon station- Shin Bundang Line( Once out of exit 1, you need to turn left and walk about 1 minute or so to reach Dongcheon Ex-Hub Transfer Center( Bus top) 8.20AM: Exit 1,Yeongtong station in Suwon (Bundang line – close to Bundang)(You can wait in front of Homeplus supermarket) 10:30AM- 40AM or so: Arriving at the ice festival depending on traffic When we finish the Ice fishing, we’re going to eat grilled trout at the festival area and continue the Ice Sled Riding and Snow sled. You can buy some food/ snacks too if you like. 10.40AM –3.50PM: Take part in Ice fishing, Ice Sled Riding and Snow sled, etc Meet up for the indoor Ice sculptures Plaza 4.00PM- 5.10PM: Tour of the indoor ice sculpture Plaza and snow Sculptures 5.10PM: Leave for Seoul[masked]PM: Drop off In Seoul( Hongik Univ station, Samgakji station and Express Bus Terminal, ► Sign up & How to pay for trip To sign up, please email to [masked] OR text us on 010- 6737 -1637 with the following information after you transfer a fund. – Your full name – your pick up point – Trip name – Your contact number – The amount of money you deposited – The name of bank you used – The date you sent the deposit – If you have your friends and deposited for them please mention their names too. Bank Information – Name of bank: KB( Kookmin Bank) – Account no. :[masked]- 04-[masked] – Name of bank account holder: Goh, Jonghwan( Goh Travel Korea) – Bank code : 04 Please transfer the fee from your Korean bank account via an ATM or internet banking. Also, you can go into any bank in Korea to pay your trip fee by bank transfer. If you don’t have a Korean bank account you can pay via PayPal. Call us on 010-[masked] if you need an assistance for payment. Note: You will receive a confirmation email from us. Please save or print the confirmation email or bring your ATM receipt with you. Also save our phone number: 010- 6737- 1637 as it will be useful if you have problems finding the meeting point or something. ► Group discount In case you sign up with more than 3 friends, then all of you will receive a discount on the trip as below; ▶ 3 people: you get 2,000 won off from your trip fee ▶ 4-7 people: you get 3,000 won off from your trip fee ▶ 8-10: you get 4,000 won off from your trip fee ▶ And more than 10 people, you will get 5,000 won off from your trip fee NOTE: If you deposit money for a group, you will need to provide all the names of your group for room arrangement. NOTE: In order to be eligible for discount, all of you in a group should have to sign up and pay at the same time. Please e-mail at [masked] for information. ► Special discount for frequent travelers with Goh Travel Travel If you have joined one of our trips and want to join again, you will get a discount on your next trip. It is true that the more trips you make with us, the more discount you will get. See how it works with the discount plan; ▶ You pay full price with your first trip. ▶ 2,000 won less with you second trip ▶ 4,000 won less with your third-fourth trip ▶ 6,000 won less with your fifth-sixth trip ▶ 8,000 won less with your seventh-eighth trip ▶ 10,000 won less with your tenth trip onward To apply, please email us with the list of trips you have attended so far. ► Disclaimer of Liability We cannot be held responsible for your health, safety, any injuries, illness, belongings and/or losses incurred as a result of your participation in these events. ► Cancellation Policy The cancellation policy is as follows: * 5 days or more before departure = 100 % * 3 – 4 days before departure = 50% * 2 days or less before departure = 0 % * No show up means no refund

Spa, hiking, sauna and winter festival

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Hi everyone!~, Welcome to a world of winter adventure created at Sanjeong Lake! We're going to participate in the winter festival at Sanjeong Lake. Sanjeong Lake, which means "well in the mountains," is famous for its beautiful surroundings. It was designated as a National Tourist Attraction in 1997 and years ago, it was selected as one of the 100 best domestic destinations to be visited by Koreans. Visiting the lake is full of enjoyment across all four seasons. From spring to fall, you can enjoy water sports as well as walking around the lake and it's used as a place for winter festival. It gives lots of opportunities to have fun on the frozen lake when the winter festival is being held. It is a great location and a unique little town being just outside Seoul. So, it won't take long to get there. The atmosphere surrounding the lake is a very country side feel to it. During the winter festival period, the area around the lake is quite entertaining. Also, there are some trails to go trekking along the beautiful lake, a place to go for ice and snow related activities such as ice skating, ice sled, Ice bike, three-wheeled bike, duck sled, snow sled, romantic bike, etc. If you would like to go for trekking, you can do that after you arrive there. Or you can do a couple of activities and go for trekking later. Also, you can do hiking to Myeongseong Mountain above the lake. There is also a sculpture park around Sanjeong Lake, which is interesting. It's going to be a great trip and a wonderful chance to get out of the city for some fresh air and relax. After the fun winter festival, we will be heading for the spa and sauna to relax and warm up ourselves nearby the lake. This spa is located in the beautiful streams and forests. The water for spa water comes from 600m underground includes sodium bicarbonate help create a soft and smooth texture and the water helps anti-aging and general skin care. Along with a spa time, you can enjoy sauna as well. If you are not interested in spa and sauna, you can check out the herb island, which is very close from the hot spring( 5 minutes by our chartered bus). Herb Island is the place where you can enjoy various things about herbs. It is a pretty interesting and cute place. They have everything from restaurants, DIY craft centers, an indoor garden, gondola ride, crafting experience, herb museum, aromatherapy center, herb beef ribs, herb bakery, herbs-related souvenir shop as well as sensual experiences for relaxation of body and mind. ► Itinerary January[masked]AM: Pick up at exit 3, Hongik Univ station. You’ll need to turn right when coming out from exit 3 and walk about 70 meters. You will see our chartered bus parked on the side of the main road with sign of Goh Travel Korea in front of the window. 8.40AM: Exit 1, Samgakji station ( Line 4 & 6) 8.50AM-8.55AM: Exit 8, Express Bus Terminal station ( Line 3, 7 & 9) 9.10AM-9.15AM AM: Exit 8, Jamsil station ( Line 2 & 8 ) 10.20AM-10.30AM: Arriving at Sanjeong Lake 10.30AM-3.30PM: Let's enjoy the winter festival, trekking, hiking 3.40PM-7.00PM: Spa, sauna, swimming pool or herb island( optional) The early bird price is 29,000 won( 29.00 USD for Paypal) paid by Jan. 12 The price is 32,000 won ( 32.00 USD) when paid by Jan 26 Things included in the price is round trip private chartered bus, parking fee, entrance fee for the festival, awesome tour leader We get a discount for a group and the group should be more than 20 people to qualify as a group. The price for each activity at the spa; 8,500 won for spa( hot spring) and outdoor spa/ 7,000( Kid- 3-12 year old) 11,000 won for spa with outdoor spa and sauna/ 8,000 won( kid) 15,000 won for spa with outdoor spa and swimming pool / 12,000 won for kid Please add money according to what you want to do. Activities you can enjoy at Sanjeong Lake. Fees are various( 5,000 won- 7,000 won) and you can pay on the spot. Ice skating Ice sled Ice bike Three-wheeled bike Duck sled Snow sled Romantic bike ► Sign up To sign up, please deposit fund and email to [masked] with the following information once you transfer the funds. – Your full name – your pick up point – trip name – your contact number – the amount of money you deposited – the name of bank you used – the date you sent the deposit – if you have your friends and deposited for them please mention their names too The method of payment is by bank transfer which you can do from the ATM machine of your Korean bank. Please transfer the fee from your Korean bank account via internet banking or an ATM. ► Bank Information – Name of bank: KB( Kookmin Bank) – Account no. :[masked]- 04-[masked] – Name of bank account holder: Goh, Jonghwan( Goh Travel Korea) – Bank code : 04 Also, you can go into any bank in Korea to pay your trip fee by bank transfer if you don’t have a Korean bank account. You can also pay via PayPal. [masked] is our email address for Paypal payment. ► Things to prepare: - Gloves - Warm shoes ( hiking boots if you do hiking) sneakers if you don’t have hiking boots) - Warm clothes( Parka,jacket with hood, hiking pants) - High energy bars, nuts, calorie bars, bread, or packed lunch box, etc. There are some restaurants and food vendors - Camera,- Money for food and drink etc - Crampons ( if you do hiking) At the spa, they provide towel, toothpaste and soap. You can buy shampoo there if you want. ► Group discount Should you sign up with more than 3 friends you will all receive a special discount as below; – 3 people : 2.000 won – 4-5 people : 3,000 won – 6-9 people: 4,000 won – Over 10 people: 5,000 won *** In order to be eligible for discount, you should have to sign up at the same time. ► Special discount for frequent travelers with Goh Travel Travel If you have joined one of our trips and want to join again, you will get a discount on your next trip. It is true that the more trips you make with us, the more discount you will get. See how it works with the discount plan; – You pay full price with your first trip. – 2,000 won less with you second trip – 4,000 won less with your third-fourth trip – 6,000 won less with your fifth-sixth trip – 8,000 won less with your seventh-eighth trip – 10,000 won less with your tenth trip onward To apply, please email us with the list of trips you have attended so far. ► Disclaimer of Liability We cannot be held responsible for your health, safety, any injuries, illness, belongings and/or losses incurred as a result of your participation in these events. ► Cancellation policy The cancellation policy is as follows: 5 days or more before departure = 100 % 3 – 4 days before departure = 50% 2 days or less before departure = 0 % No show up means no refund

Snow Festival (Beautiful world of Snow)태백산 눈꽃축제

Hi all!~ What makes winter unique and different from other seasons? Well, there would be many things that you can think of, but when it comes to winter people like to talk about snow snow related activities, don’t they? Without snow, winter can be quite boring and too dark. Snow makes the world more beautiful and hopeful. 🙂 Let’s take advantage of what winter has to offer! The beautiful world of snow with the Taebaek Mountain Snow Festival has been very popular since 1994 as it has been a must see snow festival in Korea, packed with activities and events for all ages. If you want to experience fun, a fantastic world of snow and take great opportunity to turn unforgettable memories of the snow into photos, then don’t miss this awesome trip! There will be world class snow sculptures of famous landmarks and statues from around the world. There will also be a wide variety of amusement facilities such as a snow tunnel, slide and rafting area as well as snow and ice sculptures. Snow sledding and other fun games will be held during the festival period. The festival, full of fun and excitement will be the best winter destination providing worthwhile memories. Also, we will see some of Korea’s most beautiful snowy scenery in Taebaeksan mountain with the Baekdudaegan mountain range making heavy snow for months. If you are interested in snow hiking, you can enjoy snow hiking after checking out the snow festival arena or just do snow hiking. It is recommended that you hike with some of your travel buddies in case of help needed and we can form a group for those who want to do hiking. It would take about up to 4 hours for going up and coming down the top of the mountain. The length of the trail is about 4.4 km – 2.7 miles. If you feel it is too much with hiking, you can hike the half way, which is about 2.6 km(1.61 miles). The half way is Banje(반제) and you can turn around at this point. Crampons are needed for snow hiking. You can buy one at the festival area if you don’t have. For those who are not interested in hiking, you can enjoy some 40 snow sculptures at the Snow World Park as well as Snow sled and Ice Sled. Don’t forget to take lots of pictures as it will be your unique experience in Korea 🙂 There is the Coal museum you can try. There are restaurants available for lunch at Danggol square and you can also bring your food such as snack,nuts,bread, fruit, calorie bars, water etc. Grab your gloves, parka and let’s begin the wonderful snow adventure! ► Preparations: Gloves, scarf, warm shoes, warm cloths like jacket with hood, water, camera, snacks,crampons(necessary if you do snow hiking), money for food and drink etc ► Itinerary Meet at 7.10AM at exit 3 outside of Hongik Univ station. You turn right when coming out from exit 3 and walk about 70 meters. You will see Goh Travel Korea Bus parked on the side of main street. 7.30am at exit 1, Samgakji station ( Line 4 & 6) 7.40AM: Exit 8, Eexpress bus terminal station Jamsil station pick up possible 10.30AM: Arriving at Taebaek Snow Festival * Lunch is not included and there are several restaurants in the areas. 10:40AM- 4.30PM: Take part in Taebaek Snow Fest, lunch, snow hiking( optional) 7.45pm: Drop off in Seoul Sign up process please email to [masked] with the following information below; Your full name Your pick up point Trip name Your contact number The amount of money you deposited The name of a bank you used The date you sent the deposit If you have your friends and deposited for them please mention their names too Bank Information Name of bank: KB( Kookmin Bank) Account no. :[masked]- 04-[masked] Name of bank account holder: Goh, Jonghwan( Goh Travel Korea) Bank code: 04 Preparation: Water bottles, camera, money for food and drink, etc. You can go into any bank in Korea to pay your trip fee by bank transfer even though you don’t have a Korean bank account. You can pay via Paypal ( [masked]) COST & BANK INFORMATION INCLUSIONS 29,000 KRW(29.00 USD for Paypal) paid by November 30 32,000 KRW( 32.00 USD) paid by December 20 35,000 KRW (35.00 USD) paid by January 8 37,000 KRW ( 37.00 USD) paid by January 19 INCLUSIONS: Round trip private chartered bus Entrance fee Tour leaders Group discount 3-5: 3,000 won off for each person in your group 6-9: 5,000 won off for each person in your group 10 or more: 7,000 won off for each person in your group NOTE: If you deposit money for a group, you will need email all the names of your group Special discount for frequent travelers ( You get 1,000 won off from your second trip) For example, if you have joined 3 times, you get 3,000 won off and have joined 10 times or more, you get 10,000 won off. Note: Please be advised that we do our best to keep the itinerary as scheduled. However, due to unforeseen circumstances, the itinerary may be subject to change. Please make sure that you get to the meeting point on time or earlier as we will have to leave on time. We can only wait 5 minutes. If you are late and missed the charted bus then you should either need to find your own way of getting to the next destination we are supposed to arrive at or you will be regarded as a no-show. In the case of a no-show, you won’t get a refund. Disclaimer of Liability We cannot be held responsible for your health, safety, any injuries, illness, belongings and/or losses incurred as a result of your participation in these events. Cancellation policy The cancellation policy is as follows: 5 days or more before departure = 100 % 3 – 4 days before departure = 50 % 2 days or less before departure = 0 %

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