If you stay or visiting Seoul, you will see the harmony between modern landscape and natural views. Some parks are made up by Seoul Metropolitan Goverment. The one is Haneul Park. Haneul means sky in Korean, this park is the one of five parks in The World Cup Park Seoul which is located in the World Cup Stadium.

If you like to climb or excercise, this park is recommended for you, you will find some stairs with 290 stairs and it’s fun to climb with nice suroundings view, and at the top of the hill, you will see nice view of Seoul surrounded with highrise buildings, mountains and the view of Hangang (Han River).

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Operations :

Haneul Park
Jan: 9:00am – 7:00pm
Feb, Oct: 9:00am – 7:30pm
Mar, Sep: 9:00am – 8:00pm
Apr, May: 9:00am – 8:30pm
Jun, Jul, Aug: 9:00am – 9:00pm
Nov, Dec: 9:00am – 6:30am

Directions :

1. From exit #1 of World Cup Stadium station (Seoul Subway Line 6), cross the street and walk 3 – 5 min toward Mapo Agriculture-Fisheries Market. At the right of the building, take the free shuttle (20 min interval).
* The bus stop is blocked by the Mapo Agriculture-Fisheries Market building.

2. Route: World Cup Park Pavilion (departure) >> entrance of Nanjicheon Park >> top of Haneul Park >> central plaza of Nanjicheon Park >> parking lot of Nanjicheon Park >> World Cup Park Pavilion.

Credit : visitkorea.or.kr