Jeju Island, also known as the “Island of The Gods” and the “Hawaii of South Korea”, is the volcanic island located 64 km south of the Korean Peninsula. The island is well known for natural wonders, including waterfalls, white sand beaches and volcano. South Korea’s highest mountain is located at the center of the island.
It is home to various UNESCO World Heritage Sites which include Mount Halla, the highest mountain in South Korea and a dormant volcano, Geomunoreum lava tubes and the dramatic landscape of Seongsan Ilchulbong tuff cone. Other attractions in Jeju include the scenic Jeju Olle Trail, the breathtaking Cheonjiyeon waterfall, Hyeopjae beach and many special themed museums, making Jeju island a destination for all ages all year round.
The focus of this seminar will be on introducing winter festivals and events that will take place in the beautiful Jeju Island this year.
Jeju Tangerine Festival
Jeju Tangerine Festival is held to showcase and celebrate the unique and exquisite taste of tangerines, one of Jeju’s regional specialties. The events are full of fun and include free samples, a Miss Tangerine contest and traditional food and local products market. Feel the intoxicating and fresh aroma of tangerines while painting your white winter with the beautiful colors of TANGERINES!
Jeju Snow Festival
Jeju Winter Festival allows you to release your inner-child and enjoy a lot of fun activities including a four-season snow sleigh, snow bumper car, mini sports, and more. You can also join various events such as outdoor activities, Christmas performances, and photo zones.
Date & Venue
24th November 2018 (Saturday) @ Kota Kinabalu Auditorium, Menara Hap Seng
|10:30 am – 11:00 am||Registration|
|11:00 am – 11:15 am||Basic Introduction: Korea|
|11:15 am – 11:35 am||Korean Traditional Music Performance: Hey String! Sensation|
|11:35 am – 12:15 pm||Presentation: Jeju Island, Winter Festivals and Events in Jeju|
|12:15 pm – 12:40 pm||Presentation: My winter experience in Jeju Island|
|12:40 pm – 12:45 pm||Lucky Draw|
|12:45 pm – 1:00 pm||Light refreshments|
Jeju province manager, Jeju Tourism Organization representative and a guest from The Star newspaper.
How to Participate?
- Login to your Kaki Korea Club (KKC) member account (click HERE to register for a Free KKC account).
- Fill out the registration form on the right side of the page.
- Show your IC to our staff on the actual date of the seminar and they will give you a Coupon Meal for the redemption of light refreshment (coupon meal is strictly for registered participants only)!