Wednesday, October 28, 2015

2015 MT. Palgong Autumn Foliage Festival – Walking under fall leaves in Korea

2015 MT. Palgong Autumn Foliage Festival – Walking under fall leaves in Korea
2015 MT. Palgong Autumn Foliage Festival

Autumn is definitely upon us. The foliage reached its peak and it’s the best time to go out to see the autumn leaves change colors.
Come to Mt. Palgong to enjoy the breath-taking views of autumn.
One of the most representative autumn events of Daegu will be held from Oct 29 to Nov 2, 2015.
Mt. Palgong Autumn Foliage Festival (Palgongsan Danpung Festival), which celebrates the 16th anniversary this year, has prepared with various programs and entertainments such as sports climbing, walkathon, music performances.




Especially, the walking event takes place on Nov 1st from 9:00am till 12:30pm. The walking the 7.1km-long foliage trail in Mt. Palgong is recommended for your autumn experience in Korea!
Enjoy the festival surrounded by breath-taking scenery before the leaves fall down.





[ 2015 MT. Palgong Autumn Foliage Festival ]

▷ Date : October 29 (Thu) to November 2 (Mon) 2015
▷ Venue : Donghwasa temple District 

▷ Major events that you may want to join!
1. Sports climbing at the entrance of Donghwasa temple 10:00am to 16:00pm.
2. Walking under foliage with a Culture & Tourism Guide on Nov 1st.
   • Total distance : 7.1km (2hrs and 30 mins)
   • Course : Daegu Olle 8 ‘Sutaeji Valley’
     Fountain → Sutaeji → Flat rock→ Tree struck by lightning → Buinsa temple → Fountain

 ☆ Walking event starts at the entrance of Donghwasa temple from 9:30am. You need to sign in by 9:00am to join the event on the day.

▷ Getting to Donghwasa Temple of Mt. Palgong
It takes about 1 hr from Ayanggyo subway station to Donghwasa temple by bus (급행1_Geuphang 1 or 팔공1_Palgong 1).

▷ Inquiry 
    1330 Travel Hotline : +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)





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