We can’t wait for spring! To get ready for one of the most beautiful seasons in Korea we wanted to share our top ranking list of gardens and parks we love to visit particularly in spring
Watch out for the strikingly beautiful Cherry blossom season (it actually lasts only a few days) when you would not want to miss any opportunity to snap a perfect picture!
Here is the 2017 spring blossoms forecast from Kweather.
Kyung Hee University campus is a perfect spot to admire the cherry blossom season or just to enjoy a lazy afternoon in its wonderful – and romantic – gardens.
Considered as Seoul’s best location to see cherry blossoms – Yeouido Spring Flower festival (April 1~9, 2017) is the most famous and the most popular for Koreans and international tourists.
Hwadam Botanical Garden is one of the best spots for royal azaleas, birch trees and all kind of wild flowers.
How about a one day trip to Cheollipo arboretum to admire magnolia trees by the sea? The 2nd Magnolia festival is running from April 9 to 30, 2017. In the same area you can visit the Tean Tulip Festival scheduled for April 13th ~ May 10th, 2017.
Namsan Park is a pleasant place to visit all year around but it is particularly beautiful in late March and beginning of April.
A paradise for photographers and all flowers lovers – The Garden of Morning Calm is definitely one of the most magic places in spring.
A little bit less famous, hence maybe less crowded Jade Garden – located in Chuncheon area, is another favourite destinations for spring strolls.
Byeokchoji BCJ Botanical Garden in Paju area was featured in many Korean dramas and is particularly beautiful in spring time.
Another peaceful place to admire blooming flowers is Herb Village located close to the DMZ
During the iris blooming season (May ~June), don’t miss the small-yet-beautiful Seoul Iris Garden.
Enjoy the beautiful weather and have wonderful time outdoor! We’ll keep you posted about all the Spring Flowers Festivals coming on 🙂