Southeast Korea always one of “must-see” place when traveling Asia of tourist. The country has attracted tourists not only by delicious and unique foods but also interesting and beautiful lands. Sunflowers are blooming with yellow color in fields with beauty as the painting which has attracted a lot of tourists visit those villages each year to enjoy the beauty and fresh atmosphere in there.
Gangju village is pretty and quiet village located in Haman district, Nam Gyeongsang province but when sunflower season, the small village has become more exciting by tourists. Travelers visit the village to enjoy the beauty of sunflower fields spreading throughout the gardens, hillsides. The sunflowers in here were planted as pineapple regulated with winding trails in the center which created a romantic backdrop for those who like taking pictures.
Furthermore, the village also held sunflower festival every year from July to August. Besides that, you can visit Haman museum, Korea lotus garden and Haman national park in Haman district
In order to get there, you should catch the bus at the south station in Seoul to Haman station, then catch bus number 11-1 to the village.
Kim Kyung Suk Farm
The little farm located in pretty Jeju Island which is the attractive place in summer season due to the blooming of sunflowers. The name of the farm is also the name of the owner’s wife. Therefore, all things of the beautiful farm as once the jars, flowers are noted caring hands, cradling of the owners. Especially, the farm opens free for tourists visiting check-in and take pictures. It is reason why right from the farm gate to plate reads: “Farm opens free, so let’s preserve and grateful growers”.
From Seoul to Jeju Island, you catch bus number 100, 95 or 1002 from Jeju airport to Tamna welfare synthesis center, then catching bus number 720, 730 or 710 to Environmental Management Committee. You have to spend 48 minutes for transferring.
Gapcheon sunflower field
The sunflower field in Gapcheon has 10.000 m2 located in Daejeon city. The field is planted in more natural and wilder style than two such villages which created its very own beauty.
You can catch bus number 705 in Daejeon station to MBC/TJB TV station and then walk 100m to the beautiful sunflower field.