White-Water Rafting Tour(No Shopping)

  • Destination: Gangwon, Yeongwol
  • Time :

    08:00 ~ 20:00
  • Price :

    USD145
  • Address :

    Donggang River
    Yeongwol-eup, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do
    강원도 영월군 영월읍

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Time
08:00 ~ 20:00
English
Hotel → Lunch(Korean Meal) → Safety, Rafting Lessons → White-Water Rafting → Take a shower → Hotel
Japanese
ホテル → ちゅうしょく → 安全教育, ラフティングこう-しゅう → 東江ラフティング → シャワー →ホテル.
Chinese
饭店 → 午饭 → 安全教育, 漂流培训 → 东江漂流 → 淋浴 → 饭店

Tour Location Rate
(per person)
Participants at least Day off
  • White-Water Rafting Tour
Gwangwon-do USD 145 4 people
Inclusion

 

– Car(9 or 25-Seater)
– Rafting Gear
– Rafting Lesson
– Lunch

Exclusion

 

– Personal expenses are not included.

 

Outline
Known as the last untouched region in Korea, Donggang River is the best rafting spot in Korea. Courses generally have steep cliffs on one side of the river and banks of pebbles or sand on the other. The most famous course is called ‘Eorayeon,’ a name which has the connotation of a pond with fish that come to the surface and make the river shine like silk. As Donggang’s representative course, the course is said to take rafters over the entirety of Donggang River. The course is so picturesque that many people forget to paddle and just float along and enjoy the scenery.

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Detailed Itinerary

Itinerary
08:00 ~ 11:30 Hotel → Donggang River
11:30 ~ 12:30 Lunch(Korean food buffet)
12:00 ~ 13:30 Provide Rafting Gear, Safety & Rafting Lesson
13:30 ~ 16:30 White-Water Rafting(Taking Picture)
16:30 ~ 17:00 Taking a shower (Bring your towel and clothes)
17:00 ~ 20:00 Donggang River(Departure) → Hotel

 

Korean Peninsula-shaped cliff : Swonam Village

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Seonam village (선암마을) is a small town located on the banks of Seogang River in Ongjeong-ri, Seo-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do province. The village is famous for its cliff that is shaped just like the Korean Peninsula. Visitors can catch a great view of the famous cliff from Oganjae lookout (located towards Namsanjae). Nearby points of interest include the historic sites of King Danjong (the 6th King of Joseon Dynasty) such as Jangneung Tomb and Cheongnyeongpo Cape. In the summer, many people come to enjoy rafting from the “East Coast” to the “West Coast” of the Peninsula-like cliff.

Eorayeon Course

 

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Course Eorayeon Course(Munsan Naru ~ Geoungyo)
Distance 12km
Time 2Hours ~ 2.5Hours

 

Safety Rules

 

All people is restricted drinking alcoholic beverages during rafting.

Don’t put off the safety gear(helmet, life vest) until finish the program.

Please don’t get on the boat less than 6-year-old.(Child accompanied with parents is possible)

Please don’t eat any food before 1 hour start.

Follow the instructor and don’t do any personal behavior during program.

What to bring?

 

Dress : Please bring extra clothes, shoes and towel.(Long pants and long-sleeve shirt would be better due to protecting sun exposure and cold weather)

Shoes : Bare foot is very dangerous during program so please put on comfortable shoes.

Accessories : All accessories and electric appliances such as camera and mobile phone would leave at the office during rafting.(Putting accessories and electric appliances into water-proof bag is available)

Rafting Pictures

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