Gwangyang International Maehwa Festival takes place in Seomjin Village, home of the largest number of plum blossom trees in Korea. During the festival period, visitors can enjoy a walk beneath the plum blossoms, and also sample and purchase local organic plum products. Sansuyu Village is like a messenger of spring, with its beautiful yellow sansuyu flower (cornus) in full bloom, and springtime picnickers coming in droves to Jirisan Mountain to capture this beautiful moment.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Gwangyang Maehwa Village, Gwangyang, Jeollanam-doSeomjin Village, is also known as the Maehwa (plum) Village for its abundant number of plum trees. Instead of crops and grains, plum trees are cultivated on farmlands, boasting white snow-like blossoms in March and bearing plentiful ripen plums in June. The annual Plum Blossom Festival takes place in the village every March when the plum blossoms are in full bloom. Gurye Sansuyu Festival is an annual spring flower festival that takes place in the Jirisan Mountain hot springs area. You can buy the local products made from sansuyu (cornus fruit) and definitely do not miss the great pictures time! We will spend around 3 hours in Gwang-yang Maehwa Village, after that take around 1 hours to go to the Gurye Sansuyu Fetival site.Detailed Schedule (Seoul):6:00am Depart from Hongik Univ. Station Exit 4 6:30am Depart from Myeongdong Station Exit 2 6:40am Depart from Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station Exit 10 12:30pm - 03:30pm Arrive at Gwang-yang Maehwa Village 3:30pm Leave for Gurye Sansuyu Fetival4:30pm - 6:30pm Arrive at Gurye Sansuyu Fetival10:00pm Arrive at Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station 10:10pm Arrive at Myeongdong Station 10:40pm Arrive at Hongik Univ. StationDuration: 3 hoursStop At: Gwangyang Maehwa Village, Gwangyang, Jeollanam-doDetailed Schedule(Busan):08:20am Depart from Haeundae Station Exit 509:00am Depart from Seomyeon Station Exit 1209:20am Depart from KTX Busan Station Exit 109:40am Depart from Nampo Station Exit 512:30pm - 03:30pm Gwang-yang Maehwa Village 3:30pm Leave for Gurye Sansuyu Fetival4:30pm - 06:30pm Gurye Sansuyu Fetival6:30pm Leave for Busan9:30pm Arrive at Nampo Station9:40pm Arrive at KTX Busan Station10:00pm Arrive at Seomyeon station10:40pm Arrive at Haeundae StationDuration: 3 hours