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Theme Park The Garden of Morning Calm Gapyeong

WriterAdministratorDate06/27/2014

The Garden of Morning Calm Gapyeong1
The Garden of Morning Calm Gapyeong2
The Garden of Morning Calm Gapyeong3
The Garden of Morning Calm Gapyeong4
  • Location

    Gapyeong

  • Address

    432, Sumogwon-ro, Sang-myeon, Gapyeong

  • TEL

    82-1544-6703

  • Homepage

    http://www.morningcalm.co.kr

Attracting about 600,000 tourists annually, the Garden of Morning Calm is a paradise for photographers, tourists, families and couples. On the land of a 33 ha, the thousands of varieties of flowers coupled with pine trees, release an unforgettable aroma into the air that causes all worries to quickly melt away. The Garden is the oldest among private Korean gardens. It is an artistic space with a beautiful balance between Korean concepts of natural curves and asymmetry, plants and other various materials. It features a total of 1,760 plant species including 750 herbs in the Wild Flower Garden, 800 poplar plants in the Iris Garden, 80 Rose-of-Sharon species on Mugunghwa Hill and 38 peony species in the Korean Garden. The garden holds beautiful flower festivals throughout the year: March, orchids; April and May, royal azaleas; May and June, irises; August, Rose-of-Sharon; October, maples and chrysanthemum; December and January, snow flowers. In addition to the beautiful foliage of the garden, there are a variety of festivals and displays held monthly.