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2014 G-Tour Festival

WriterAdministratorDate10/27/2014

 

"Bringing Every Korean and International Travel Information Need in One Place”

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The G-Tour Festival offers diverse travel information including Korean and international travel information, opportunities for purchasing travel products at discounted prices, and experience travel programs, virtually all the travel information as traveler needs.
 

Exhibition Venue Organization
Pursuing a comprehensive tourism fair including culture, art, food, and recreation  

 

Exhibition Venue Organization List

 Exhibition & Promotion Zone

Tourism Promotion Zone: Gyeonggi-do tourism promotion / Korean tourism promotion
  • Tourism Industry Zone: Travel agencies and companies
  • Tourism Education Zone: Tourism schools and educational institutes
  • Mega Event Promotion Zone
  •  Tour Program Zone

     

    Tour Program Zone: New travel and early travel products / Gyeonggi-do tour products / domestic and international travel products / FIT travel counseling
  • Education Tour Zone: Eduvoluntour (education, volunteer, and tour) / experience and educational tour products
  • Travel Goods Outlet: Winter travel and regular travel goods
  •  Theme Zone

     

    World Culture/Food/Costume Festival: Global cultural experiences (crafts, festivals, and food) / a costume festival covering costumes of 60 countries
  • Tourism /MICE Job Festival: on-site employment interviews, employment counseling, interview make-up instruction, and free resume photo studio
  • Leisure Sports and Camping / Caravan Travel Center: Camping equipment and caravan
  •  Special Programs

     

    •  Business Day: Familiarization tour and briefing for domestic and international travel agencies / domestic and international travel agencies /
      / business meetings with travel agencies in Gyeonggi-do / briefing on the Gyeonggi Tourism Project / one-on-one business meeting among travel agencies / presentations on travel products by major travel agencies
    • Special Accommodation Discount: Forest lodge, cottage house, and camping
    • Travel Photo Shooting Technique
    • Fringe Events: Performances and events

     

     

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    Opening hours and Admission

    Dates, Hours, Admission List

    Dates

    Hours

    Admission

    Friday, November 7 – Saturday, November 8, 2014

    10:00 - 18:00

    Free

    Sunday, November 9, 2014

    10:00 - 17:00

     


    Nearby Attractions

     *Ilsan Lake Park

    일산호수공원

     
    Introduction

    Located in Janghang-dong, Ilsan, this is the largest artificial lake park in Korea. The park (roughly 1 million m2/300,000m2 for lake) is a clean, beautiful attraction in the Seoul metropolitan area. The 4.7km-long bike trail and 5.8km-long walking trail surrounded by gorgeous lake has made the park a beloved recreational spot among local residents. The park also hosts the Goyang International Flower Show as well as other cultural events and festivals, attracting many visitors year-round.

     

    Information
    Gyeonggi-do Goyang-so Ilsan-gu Janghang-dong

    For Inquiries: +82-31-961-2655

    Website: http://www.goyang.go.kr/park/index.do (Korean only)

    Transportation

    Bus: Yeongdeungpo 914, Sinchon Station 77 and 903, Seoul Station 907, Yeouido 1008, Airport 33  and 310

    Personal Vehicle: Drive toward Janghang IC along Jayu-ro (Road)

     

    *Lafesta

    라페스타B_경기관광공사제공


    Introduction

    Opened in August 2003, it is the largest open street shopping mall offering fun cultural and shopping experiences. Consisting of six buildings, the hugest mall (60,000m2) is 300m-long and 28m-wide. It received the Best Korean Architectural Culture Award in 2003.

     
    Information
    Gyeonggi-do Goyang-si Ilsan-gu Janghang-dong

    For Inquiries: 82-31-920-9600

    Website: http://www.lafesta-ilsan.com (Korean only)

    Transportation
    Subway: Jeongbalsan Station (Subway Line 3)
    Bus: Yeongdeungpo Station 830 and 9707, Sinchon Station 770 and 7727, Seoul Station 9714, Yeouido 1008, and Airport 33
     

    *Latin American Cultural Center


    Introduction

    Opened in 1994, it is the only Latin American museum and cultural center in Asia. It exhibits hundreds of cultural relics from Mexico to Argentina that showcase the unique folklore, history, and culture in Latin America. Visitors can not only appreciate the traces of Inca, Maya, and Aztec civilizations, but also taste local Latin American food in the center.

     
    Information
    Gyeonggi-do Goyang-si Goyang-dong 302-1beonji

    For Inquiries: 82-31-962-9291

    Website: http://www.latina.or.kr/eng/

    Transportation
    Bus: Seoul Station 77-2 and 158-4 and Gupabal 959
    Personal Vehicle: Drive toward Tongil-ro and Byeokje