Spring Special: Hwagae Cherry Blossom Festival 2017 & Ssanggyesa Temple Shuttle Bus Package (Mar 29~Apr 7)
Mar 29~Apr 7
|6:35am||Depart from City Hall (Line 1, 2) Exit 4|
(In front of the Korea Press Center Building)
|7:00am||Depart from Yangjae Station (Line 3, Sinbundang Line) Exit 12|
(In front of Seocho-gu Office)
|11:30am||Arrive at Ssanggyesa Temple|
- Free time / lunch on your own
- Walk the 4km (Simni, 10ri) Cherry Blossom Road
- Hwagaejangteo Market
|4:30pm||Depart for Seoul from Hwagaejangteo Market|
|8:30pm||Arrive at Seoul (Yangjae Station then City Hall Station)|
*The itinerary is subject to change depending on local traffic conditions.
*A 15~20-minute stop at a rest area is included on the way.
*Please note that the drop off location is Ssanggyesa Temple and pick up location is Hwagaejangteo Market.
|$59 USD per person||- Round-trip transportation|
- Ssanggyesa Temple entrance fee
- English speaking tour staff
*The same price applies for adults and children.
*Children under 24 months cannot join the tour. 24~36 months old are free of charge, but seats will not be assigned.
[Simni (10ri) Cherry Blossom Road]
Located in Hadong, the Simni Cherry Blossom Road is a famous road that links the Hwagae Market and Ssanggyesa Temple. In the spring, 600-year-old cherry blossom trees bloom its beautiful flowers, attracting many tourists from all over the country. “Simni” is a traditional Korean measurement unit which equals to about 4km. For the whole 4km you will be showered with cherry blossom petals making every moment a picture perfect moment. The road is also known as “marriage road”, following the myth that if lovers walk down this road holding hands, they will live happily ever after.
Located in the Jirisan National Park, and famous for its beautiful springtime cherry blossom scenery, Ssanggyesa Temple is a Buddhist temple built in 722 C.E. during the Shilla Era. Rebuilt after it was burned down during the Japanese invasion, not only is the Ssanggyesa Temple a perfect place to experience Buddhist temples, but also the cherry blossom road leading to the temple is a walk to remember.
How to book
1. Complete your booking.
Select option, date, time, number of participants and checkout to complete your pay.
2. Check your email.
Upon successful booking, a confirmation email with directions and details will be sent to you. Another email with detailed information about the bus will be sent to you 1 day before departure. Please check the information before you join the tour.
3. Join the tour.
Show the confirmation email on your phone to the staff & enjoy your trip!
Please keep in mind
- If the tour is canceled due to the lack of participants, a cancellation email will be sent to you 3 days before the reserved date and a full refund will be issued.
3 days before the reserved date: 100% refund
2 days before the reserved date: 50% refund
1 day before the reserved date or less: Non-refundable
*If you would like to reschedule your reservation, please check the availability with us at least 3 days before the original reserved date (no later than 5:00pm KST).
Book 3 days in advance.
AvailabilityMar 29~Apr 7
City Hall Station (Line 1, 2)
Yangjae Station (Line 3, Sinbundang Line)
- - Round-trip transportation
- - Ssanggyesa Temple admission fee
- - English speaking tour staff
- - Lunch
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