|Boryeong Mud Festival
Period: 07-16-2011 ~ 07-24-2011
Of the numerous festivals in Korea, it is the Boryeong Mud Festival that probably attracts the largest number of international visitors. During the festival period, tourists flock to the area to experience the beneficial properties of the Boryeong mud, and also to have lots of fun. Fully immersed in the both the mud and the festival’s great atmosphere, visitors enjoy mud wrestling, mud sliding and even swimming in the mud mega tub. Visitors feeling particularly energetic can try the marine mud-training course, whilst those looking for something more chilled can relax in the mud massage zone.
In the evening, music and fireworks continue the party on the beach.
Street Parade, Yacht Parade, Mud Showroom, Local Specialties Exhibition & Sale, Mud Super Slide, Mud Wrestling Competition, Mud Marathon, Mud Painting, Mud Massage, etc.
1.Take the direct bus towards Daecheon Beach from Central City Bus Terminal (6:00am- 9:50pm, departs every 30-60min/travel time 2hr 10min)
2.Take the train from Yeongdeungpo (5:48am - 8:47pm, departs every 50min - 1hr 10min/ travel time 2hr 30min).
At the bus stop across from the Daecheon station, take a local bus for Daecheon Beach. It should take about 20 minutes.
www.mudfestival.or.kr (Korean,English, Japanese, Chinese)