Prepare for your trip to Gangneung
As the one and only cup museum in Korea, the Fantasy Cup Museum with 240㎡ of floor space has on display around 1,300 cups out of some 2,000 cups in the collection built by the couple for the past 35 years while traveling in 53 countries across the globe. There is also an experience hall, where visitors can make their own cups.
Strange Magical School, which opened its doors in September 2015, is a place where visitors can learn a wide variety of magic tricks such as severing of the body and levitation. It is a magic-themed experiential learning school, where visitors can check out a magic show in the Magic Theater and learn magic tricks.
In memory of the East Coast Wildfire, which swept two provinces and five cities and counties on the east coast from Goseong, Gangwon-do and Uljin, Gyeongsangbuk-do in April 2000 and turned dense forests into ashes, a PR center was established with the East Coast Wildfire Donation Fund of KRW 400 million, which was entrusted with Dong-A Ilbo. The PR center aims to contribute to the mission to “realize a green country that is safe from wildfires” and runs an experiential learning center to raise awareness of wildfires and provide safety training.
The Happy Hour Cruise is a 3-story cruise ship presenting a special experience that combines marine tourism and entertainment. Users can enjoy fantastic performances put on by foreign performance teams, a hearty lunch with diverse menu items, and a dinner offering top-grade tuna and steak. The luxurious halls on the first and second floors, the outdoor observatory, where the sea can be observed up-close, and the on-board café will present the passengers with special experiences that can only be had on a cruise.
You can enjoy fresh raw fish that was just caught from the sea near the Port of Jumunjin. There are many things to see, eat and enjoy, in addition to the Jumunjin Marine Museum as well as the nearby dried fish shops and Jumunjin Hoe (Raw Fish) Center.
This is a ranch that runs experience programs in Sogeumgang Jangcheon Village in Yeongok-myeon, which is famous for its generous residents as well as the beautiful mountains and river. There are diverse experience programs where the participants can interact with the sheep, play folk games, make traditional food and more, and this is why it is very popular as a natural experiential learning center for children.
This area has been referred to as the small Geumgangsan and Cheonghaksan because of its exquisite scenery created by the clear waterfalls and fascinating rock forms, and its splendid beauty is attested by its designation as Scenic Site No. 1 (1970). The hiking trails near the Sogeumgang River are not on rugged terrains, so you will be able to enjoy a light trekking experience.