2018, the eyes of the whole world are on
the center of Changwon!
Along with them, the world is heading
A place where scenic nature engulfs the stretching
a place where the past comes alive and
links the present with the future,
a place where culture and art flourish,
born from nature and history,
a place where festivals that paint the
nature and sing culture are among us.
This is Changwon, a tourism city that is
ready, where various attractions come together.
Changwon, a city of sea and nature
surrounding the city, a city where you can relax!
The picturesque scenery made by a coastline
that runs as far as 324km
becomes a resting point in your busy daily
The sea becomes your friend and the
mountain embraces you in the Beach Road Dulle-gil trail.
Here, even time takes a break while you
Another masterpiece sculpted by Changwon‘s
coastline, Jinhae Dream Park.
Built among the naturally blessed forest
resort with the broad Jinhae bay,
Jinhae Wood Culture Experience Hall teaches
you everything about trees.
Walking along Jinhae Dream Road, selected
as one of the 100 most beautiful roads in Korea,
you can see thick forest and nature that
spreads out a beautiful dream.
Junam Reservoir, the place where the Ramsar
Convention in Changwon was held.
In summertime, there are banquets of
beautiful lotuses, and in winters it is the home of migratory birds.
You can understand the value of wetlands,
painted with different sceneries all year around.
Changwon presents you with green healing, all
around the city.
Walking slowly along the roadside trees of
600 metasequoia trees,
you‘ll find Yongji Lake, where you can see
a full moon all year around.
Music fountain behind the full moon is yet
another sight to see.
Mageumsan Hot Springs, a mystical fountain
that highlights the healing tour.
Hot springs water of over 55 degrees
Celcius melts away not only the fatigue of your body but also any stress on
A city full of dynamic fun, an enjoyable
A must-visit course, to enjoy Changwon‘s
In Changwon Marine Leports Center,
everything you need to take the first step in marine leisure is ready.
Sailing on the yacht in the ocean, you will
find the Island of the Golden Pig.
Dotseom, which means the Golden Pig Island,
is a marine park where visitors can have a good time all year around.
If you wish to enjoy the sea of Changwon
from a higher spot, get up to Solar Tower in Changwon Marine Park, a marine
observatory! Scene of Dadohae viewed from 136m high, is a great spectacle you
Learning can be fun in Changwon‘s sea!
In Changwon Marine Park, you have a general
view of the marine ecosystem,
and the long marina seawall takes you to
the center of the sea.
If you want to enjoy the sea in a unique,
exciting way, you must check out Jeodo- the Bridge on the River Kwai Skywalk!
Emerald water below your feet gives you the thrill of walking on the sea.
Dynamic fun right in downtown where you
don‘t have to travel far!
In Masan Baseball Stadium, you can enjoy NC
Dinos games with wild cheers of Masan fans and feel the 9th heart of the Korean
In Changwon, you can enjoy indoors skating
all year around, just like one of the characters of “Frozen”.
In Changwon International Shooting Range,
revamped to host the ISSF World Championship Changwon 2018, you can be a
gold-medalist as well.
The trip down the alley of history and
special features. The more you know, the more you get attracted to Changwon,
the city of history and culture!
At the end of the winding path decorated
with murals, lies Moonshin Museum, where Masan‘s world famous sculptor Moonshin
comes to life. With about 400 pieces, you can experience the art world of Moonshin.
If you want to travel the alley filled with
stories, we invite you over to Chang-dong Art Village. Throughout the alley,
various studios of local artists and traces of time will stimulate your
Changwon‘s alleys also hold unique taste of
Changwon. In Masan Fish Market, you can find fresh seafood all year round. We
invite you to Changwon’s gourmet alley of Masan Fish Market.
Braised Spicy Monkfish is a dish that
originated in Masan. You can enjoy the deep taste of the original recipe.
Blowfish dish masters of 70 years of tradition present you with fresh and clean
taste. Sushi made from the fingertips of family-inherited master cooks are one
of the best.
Odong-dong Tongsul alley, with romance and
nostalgia, gives you diverse and full flavor that matches the quality of the
Sangsang-gil is covered with the imaginations
of people from all over the world. Walk along the Sangsang-gil road and enjoy
the shows that make your imagination come to life, and you‘ll have your special
trip of imagination.
The House of Changwon, located in the heart
of downtown Changwon, offers you a special experience of traditional culture
Breathe in the history of Changwon, while
exploring the pilgrimage route of pastor Joo Gicheol, an independence movement
activist, and the mecca of Masan‘s democratization where the April Revolution
of Masan began.
Changwon Sculpture Biennale, turning the
whole city of Changwon into an art museum, is the pride of Changwon, the city
of culture and art.
The more you discover, the more you get
attracted to Changwon, and it touches your heart with nostalgic stories and
unforgettable memories throughout all the alleys.
Festivals that make you want to stay all
four seasons. Let‘s enjoy the festivals of Changwon!
In spring, azalea, which knowns to be the pink
messenger of spring, paints Cheonjusan Mountain of April beautifully.
A festival that represents not only Changwon
but the whole nation, Jinhae Gunhangje Festival offers beautiful cherry
blossoms and street parade and restrained performance of domestic and
international honor guards.
Jindong Flame and Falling Blossoms
Festival, which started 1800 years ago, presents wonderful scenery over the
Enjoy Masan Gagopa Chrysanthemum Festival,
the sea of flowers made with colorful chrysanthemum over the pier of Masan
K-Pop World Festival, a Korean-wave music
festival that started in Changwon and has spread to the world, delivers Changwon‘s
youth and Korea’s culture, making the whole world feel thrilled and excited.
Lastly, the beautiful light tunnel that
decorates the streets at the end of the year, gives you excitement and bliss moving
toward the new year, completing the city of Changwon where you always want to
The whole world‘s eyes are on Changwon,
2018 Visit Changwon Year!
ISSF World Shooting Championship, the
world‘s top five sports event
is supervised by International Shooting
Sport Federation(ISSF) and is the most prestigious event,
to be hosted in Changwon from August 31st
to September 15th.
About 4,500 players from 120 countries in
59 events are ensured to
play in the best of conditions, by
installing shooting ranges, food corner, rest area and other amenities, to
build the only shooting arena in the world
where they can both have a match and take a
Everyone has been waiting for ISSF World
That is why in 2018, you must visit
Changwon, one city with three diffrent
charms is a tourism city that is ready!
2018 Visit Changwon Year with the ISSF
We invite you to Changwon, the tourism city
that is ready.