Korea is a winter wonderland. The host of the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Winter in Korea is from mid-December to March. The average temperature can range from -6 ° C to 3 ° C but can drop below -10 ° C. Expect cool, dry weather and frequent snowfalls in Korea which are perfect conditions for skiing, snowboarding, and other winter activities. Its beautiful mountains blanketed with white snow makes a great landscape for trekkers and hikers.

Gangwon-do, located in the northern part of Korea, is the most popular destination to enjoy the winter season. Here, you will find many ski resorts that are equipped with the latest facilities, and offer a great range of slopes, superb accommodation, sauna, entertainment complexes and even water parks!

Korea has several Winter Festivals that are worth adding to your itinerary. It offers tons of fun activities such as ice fishing, ice sculpture, creative ice-sledge competition, and so much more. You can also enjoy Korean cultural programs such as traditional games, singing, and dancing.


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