Sunday, 19 February 2017

SOUTH KOREA: Korean Tourism At Korea Travel Expo

The 2017 Korea Travel Expo kicked off Thursday at COEX for a four-day run, featuring over 300 businesses and organizations related to domestic tourism.

This year’s expo marks its 14th anniversary, and will include information on travel content in Korea, traditional and modern, lectures by famous travel writers and photographers, an introduction to local tourism policies, and regional produce and souvenirs are on display for those wishing to do some shopping.

The entrance fee is 5,000 won for adults, and free of charge for minors and for the disabled. The expo is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Officials said 106,950 people visited last year’s event, with 362 companies and organizations participating.