Geumsan Insam Festival (금산인삼축제) 2021
October 1 @ 10:00 am – October 10 @ 9:00 pm KST
Geumsan Insam Festival is held annually since 1981 in Geumsan-gun, the largest production region of ginseng in Korea. Growing both in content and in size, the festival was selected as a cultural tourism festival by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Sports in 1996 and became established as a national festival. With the rising popularity of the festival, the marvelous effects of Geumsan ginseng have become known throughout the nation, drawing an increasing number of local and foreign tourists every year.
Address: 30, Insamgwangjang-ro, Geumsan-gun, Chungcheongnam-do
Open hours: 10:00-21:00
Fee: Varies by the program (free/paid)
- Health Experience Hall, digging up ginseng, international agricultural heritage booths, Ginseng Art Street, dance contest, singing contest, etc.
How to get there
From Seoul Express Bus Terminal, take a bus to Geumsan Bus Terminal.
From Geumsan Bus Terminal, walk for approx. 5 min to the festival venue.
[ Data & Image Source: Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) ]