Join us in Korea Snow Festa for 15-17 November 2019
Korea Tourism Organization Malaysia is hosting Korea Snow Festa in collaboration with Gangwon Province and Jeju Special Self-Governing Province to bring a winter story to Malaysian fans! Join us to meet the special arranged product deals and programs to discover the charm of winter in Korea and collect helpful travel tips for your future trip!
Period: 15 – 17 November 2019 (10am – 10pm)
Venue: North Court, IOI Puchong
Exclusive Korea Package Deal
4 travel agents will join in Korea Snow Festa and offer you the exclusive Korea package deal to feature the authentic wintry experience in Korea.
KTO Gift Redemption For Korea Tour Package Buyer
KTO will be giving away some special gifts to Korea Tour Package buyer (Full/Ground) who bought the package at the venue of Korea Snow Festa (no online booking will be accepted). 1-person booking is entitled to 1 gift, while stocks last. Terms and conditions apply.
- Korea Tour Package buyer (Full/Ground): Limited Edition Korea Tote Bag and Pouch set
- Korea Tour Package inclusive of Jeju Island (min 2 nights stay): Eco straw and cutlery set
- Korea Tour Package inclusive of Gangwon Province (min 1-night stay and ski): Thermos Travel Tumbler
Korean Traditional Music Performance By Ayageum
Kayakeum or gayageum is a traditional musical instrument made of a zither board with 12 silk strings, 12 movable bridges, and a convex upper surface. In old days, the instrument was only played in the palace for the king or learned by the nobleman, but today, it is widely played in the orchestra performance as a solo instrument and also the harmony parts. In this Korea Snow Festa, KTO will invite Ayageum, the new face of kayakeum female player from Korea to perform Korean drama OST on stage. Check out Ayageum’s YouTube channel for more lovely covers.
Live Travelogue Session By Celebrities
Pauline Tan, May Ho, Chrystina Ng and JQ Lee will come to KTO event stage during the Korea Snow Festa. These great storytellers will share their instagramic experience in Gangwon and travel tip for your future trip. Take a chance to see and hear your favorite & their beautiful moment!
Don’t forget to join Nadia Annuar, Emerson Sean, Pojie and Neysa as they unravelled their journey along the unique Olle Trails in Jeju Island at Korea Snow Festa stage event! Jessica Chaw will be there as well to share her self-driving experience along the beautiful coast of Jeju Island.
No.1 cycling club, Bonkers Malaysia is just back from their record-breaking trip of 100km riding with top celebrities of Malaysia. The main leaders, Azim and Zameer share the “fresh from the oven” travelogue they made on 2 wheels – the beauty of east coast, unique local lifestyle in Gangwon together with the fun moment they had with Malaysian stars!
K-Pop Cover Dance By Unknownz
Champion of KDCC 2019, Unknownz will be at Korea Snow Festa and heat up the stage with dynamic choreography mash up. Their group dance in sync will blow your mind away!
Photo Session With KTO Mascots
Saekdongi, the male KTO mascot, is always active, interested in everything and love to play pranks on people, while Chorongi, the female KTO mascot, is affectionate, a little shy, but always made laugh by Saekdongi’s pranks. Catch the cute KTO mascots at the upcoming Korea Snow Festa. Take a photo with them and hashtag #KTOMalaysia!
Hanbok Trial Experience
At KTO booth, visitors will get to try the Korean traditional costume, Hanbok for free. We have a variety of Hanbok designs for both man and woman, from typical Royal Hanbok to the colorful fusion-style Hanbok. You are welcome to try on the Hanbok, take lots of photo with our beautiful winter backdrop and share them on your Facebook or Instagram with hashtag #KTOMalaysia!
Ice Fishing Experience
Winter in Korea is lively and full of festival celebrations, snow and ice outdoor activities, unique winter culture and specialty products. Ice-fishing festival, in particular, will be held in late December until early February in places like PyeongChang, Hwacheon, Inje in Gangwon province. Visitors can cut a hole through thick ice and try their luck at catching trout. In this Korea Snow Festa, KTO will build a small fishing site for visitors to experience this fun winter activity and win some prizes.
BTS Bus Stop Photo Zone
Do you know the BTS Bus Stop in the album “You Never Walk Alone”? This iconic photo was taken in Jumunjin beach where some scenes of “Spring Day” music video was filmed. Gangneung city set-up the BTS Bus Stop on Jumunjin Beach, which is a photo zone for visitors to snap pictures and enjoy BTS music. In this Korea Snow Festa, there will be a BTS Bus Stop photo zone so bring your friends and re-enact BTS. Refer to the most hipster picture taken by our Malaysian oppas, Syafiq Kyle, Shukri Yahaya, Sharnaaz Ahmad, Hafizul Kamal and Theebaan G!
Jeju Innisfree Soap DIY
Innisfree is a Korean brand originated from Jeju famous for its eco-friendly products. DIY soap activity is a fun program for visitors that is only available at Jeju Innisfree House. Get creative and mould the soap to your own liking!
Korean Calligraphy Experience
Korean calligraphy, also known as Seoye, is the Korean tradition of artistic writing. A beautiful calligrapher from Gangwon, @ksycalli will write your name or another message in Hangeul, Korean alphabet with a beautiful design.
See you there!