Holiday season is around the corner. How is your vacation plan going on? For upcoming Winter season, Gangwon is ready with interesting ski festivals. Your first time to try skiing? No worries, we have a customized plan for beginners with professional trainers. Not only the ski training, the package program will offer the welcome dinner and ceremony to entertain you.
So let’s check the major ski festivals in Gangwon.
High 1 resort with a short history but with amazing facilities is one of the major ski resorts in Korea. High 1 resorts is a big complex of accommodation, golf, themed park, ski and casino. GoGo ski program by High 1 Resort is consist of 4 days. First and second day, you can have a basic ski lesson and Gala dinner. On third day, you can have a competition with others to win the prize in the ceremony!
Yongpyong resort is the very first ski resort in Korea. It was built in 1975 and has much contributed to winter sports industry in Korea. In 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Alpine ski game will be held in Yongpyong resort as well. They have a foreigner-friendly policy as ski training in English! Yongpyong resort has 2 interesting festivals.
Fun Ski program is consist of 4 days. First and second day, you can have a ski and snowboarding lesson after arrival to Yongpyong resort. On the second day night, you can watch interesting non-verbal performance titled “Tokkebi Storm”. After you are fully trained from 2 days training, you can have a ski and sled competitions ^^ then award ceremony and recreational activities will follow.
Another interesting festival is snow tube race, there are 5~6 times of tournament in separate games of Female, Male, and Youth. Winner gets the medals and prize at the ceremony in the evening party. There are non-verbal performance, games and many lucky draw presents.It has been 3 years now, Most of participants gave us great feedback in satisfaction-wise of this program.
Daemyung Vivaldi Park is a leisure complex having water themed park, golf club and horse riding club as well. Along with a good accessibility from Seoul area, many visitors continuously find Daemyung Vivaldi Park. Daemyung Vivaldi Park starts with very new program as Viva K-Food Festival from Winter season of 2015. Uniquely Viva K-Food festival is a combination of ski training and Korean food experience. In this festival, you can learn skiing as well as attend Korean food cooking class! And of course, you will have a chance to try the street food styled snack as Tteokbokki and others also.
’16-17 Season Batch Plan
Ski Snow Sled
K- CULTURE (K-food, K-cooking / K- night / Hand-Craft/ Hanbok)
During the festival, carefully selected Korean food will be served for ultimate Korea-experience. You will have chance to enjoy various Korean street & traditional food! The master chef of VIVALDI PARK- Jung Jin Seop, who has been nominated as ‘Master of Korean fermented food’ by World Food Culture Centre, will be in charge of all dishes.
Interested but had no chances to make real Korean Food? Here’s the solution. The master chefs will teach you how to make real-Korean food, Gochujang, which is the most famous sauce & can be used in most of Korean dishes. The Gochujang you make in the class will be served as your meal! Furthermore, you will be given a bottle of Gochujang so that you can enjoy Korean Food in your home!
VIVA Call Hotline
017-6590034 / 012-5940034
VIVA Call Hotline operation hours
Monday – Friday 11am-6pm
Closed on Sunday and Public Holidays
Please look forward to seeing more details and grab a chance to enjoy VIVA SKI & K-CULTURE FESTIVAL in Gangwon, Wonderland of Snow!