In 2019, one of the most patronized festivals in Korea-the Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival should have fallen off. Yet, it was dropped due to the Covid pandemic, which had then begun enormously, and spreading faster at that point.
The following year (2020) was the same, and in 2021 it was again cancelled to forestall the spread of COVID-19. The Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival is typically celebrated between the first day of the month of January to the furthest limit of the next month (February).
During this time, the area – 137, Sancheoneo-gil, Hwacheon-gun, Gangwon-do is generally occupied, of which huge number of people crowd here to have a great time.
Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival happens in Hwacheon-gun, Gangwon-do with a lot of snow and ice, ideal for a colder time of year escape. The celebration was introduced by Cable News Network (CNN) as one of the “Seven Winter Wonders” in 2011, which obviously portrays how alluring it is for touring.
The headliner of the festival, ice fishing, happens on the frozen Hwacheoncheon Stream. The festival has been visited by in excess of 1,000,000 people, validating the festival’s appeal.
Notwithstanding the various festival projects, for example, ice fishing, ice sledding, and sled, guests get the valuable chance to have a sample of the newly gotten trout barbecued on the spot.
During the occasion, every single visitor enjoy a vibe of several projects including: the Trout ice fishing, barehanded fishing, snow sledding, ice sledding, Creative Sleigh Contest, and so on.
The duration of Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival varies by program, and opened to visitors of all ages.
Heading Out To Hwacheon Sancheoneo:
Getting to the grounds of Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival could be by commercial transport, or a taxi.
From Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, take an intercity transport to Hwacheon. Walk for about 10 minutes to Hwacheoncheon Stream and the festival grounds.