Wed, 01 Nov|
Mongchontoseong Station Line 8 exit 1
Walkie: Olympic Park
Korea's Olympic Park Gardens offer a serene escape in Seoul. These lush green spaces feature diverse flora, sculptures, and a lake, creating a tranquil environment for leisure and outdoor activities.
Time & Location
01 Nov 2023, 10:30 – 12:30
Mongchontoseong Station Line 8 exit 1, 51 Wiryeseong-daero, Songpa-gu, Seoul, South Korea
About the event
Seoul Olympic Park and Gardens, a symbol of South Korea's sporting legacy and natural beauty, were constructed for the 1988 Summer Olympics. Covering over 1.44 million square meters, this sprawling urban park in Seoul offers a harmonious blend of sports facilities and greenery. The vast complex boasts various sports arenas, including the Olympic Stadium, where the opening and closing ceremonies of the '88 Olympics were held. Beyond its athletic venues, the park features meticulously landscaped gardens, a scenic lake, and tranquil paths for strolling. The diverse plant life and artistic sculptures add aesthetic charm, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists alike. The park hosts cultural events and concerts, connecting the community to its Olympic heritage and fostering a sense of unity through nature and sports. Whether it's a leisurely walk, a jog, or a cultural experience, Seoul Olympic Park and Gardens offer a multifaceted escape in the heart of the bustling metropolis. This is a flat walkie, suitable for all walkers. Bring water and a snack if needed.
Access to the meeting place can be from line 8 Monchontoseong Station Exit 1 or Line 9 Hanseong Baekjae Station Exit 2 .