Korean Manhattan and The 80s

Main sights: Yeouido, Times Square Mall, Yeongdeungpo Market, Mullae

A densely populated district of Yeongdeungpo is a rather off-the-beaten-path destination for foreign visitors. Most tourists prefer to end their acquaintance with the district with Yeouido Island, which has indeed a huge concentration of famous attraction for all tastes. However, Yeongdeungpo has a much more authentic feel than its “façade” part: narrow industrial streets, Chinese neighborhoods, traditional markets and glossy shopping malls are intertwined in a peculiar maze that is an incredibly fun mess to explore.  

Yeouido is a green island in central Seoul shaped by the wide waters of the Han River on one side and Saetgang stream on the other. From a sandy islet used for breeding horses and farming during Joseon times, it has grown to be a famous business district rivaling Gangnam with its skyscrapers, influence and affluence. Laws for the whole country are made in the National Assembly, new trends in entertainment are discussed in the major broadcasting companies’ headquarters and Korea’s economic future is decided in the top-floor offices of Yeouido.

Yeouido parks are incredibly popular for picnics and family outings – countless tents spring up as soon as the weather starts to warms up. Every season Yeouido has something new to offer: beautiful Cherry Blossom Festival attracts thousands of people with its fragrant alleys; summer opens ways for countless camping sites, water sports, and music performances; in early autumn the island hosts the spectacular Seoul International Fireworks. Throughout the year visitors can enjoy a romantic Han River cruise, explore the underground bunker and watch the sun set over the city from the observation deck of Building63.   

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Seasonal Event: Spring Festival

Lotte World Adventure

Seasonal Event: Spring Festival (Mar 9 ~ Jun 23) Check out the newly Spring themed Lotte World, featuring cherry blossoms, fantasy parades and 90's themed photozones and costume rentals Seasonal Attractions Seasonal Events   Lotte World Adventure 1F Lotte World Adventure has been transformed to a park full of cherry blossoms! Immerse yourself with the beauty of pink and white cherry blossoms and enjoy Lotte World's attractions Photo-Shoot Studio Adventure, Amazing Art Studio 4F Another theme for the Lotte World Spring Festival is "Back to the 90s", featuring 90's style Korean fashion, buildings and attractions. Don't miss out to take photos with your friends or lover in this studio Pixie Magic Salon Costume Rental Store Adventure, Pixie Magic B1 A Korean tradition when coming to Lotte World is wearing similar looking school uniforms. In this store, you will get to experience the fashion of the 90's. Women will also be able to get make-up and styling service!     Fantasy Mask Parade  Everyday, Adventure Parade Course 1F Hundreds of actors and actresses will appear wearing various character, flower and fantasy masks! Mysterious Mask Wonderland 3:30 pm / 6:30 pm, Adventure Garden Stage 1F Themed from Wizard of Oz, and featuring characters from your favorite fairy tales (such as Pinochio), watch this amazing performance and dance Fun Fun Elise 5:30 pm, Adventure Parade Course 1F Themed from Alice in Wonderland and the mysterious friends, enjoy watching your favorite fairy tale come to life and appear right infront of you  

Mar 9, 2019 ~ Jun 23, 2019