Are you planning to visit theme parks or amusement parks in Korea? If you are a Kdrama fan, here is a list of theme parks that you should definitely give a visit.
Lotte World (Seoul)
First on the list of must-visit theme parks is the Lotte World (롯데월드). It is a recreational space operated by Lotte Group. This theme park offers a variety of attractions and recreational activities that both kids and adults will surely enjoy. Lotte World is divided into different areas such as the Lotte World Adventure, lakeside Magic Island, a shopping mall, folk museum, ice rink, hotel, and many more. Its flagship amusement park – Lotte World Adventure, is Korea’s largest indoor amusement park. There a lot of Korean dramas that were filmed there including the hit Kdrama “Endless Love: Winter Sonata”. Learn more about Lotte World here.
How to get there
Ride Seoul Subway Line 2/8 and get off at Jamsil Station. Find your way out to Exit 4. Lotte World is directly connected to the station.
Everland Theme Park (Yongin)
One of the most famous among this list of theme parks that every Kdrama fan should visit is the Everland. It is actually Korea’s largest theme park that offers various attractions such as thrilling rides, zoo, garden and many photo attractions that people of all ages could enjoy. The theme park is also open all year-round and an awesome experience awaits those who visit the park regardless if its winter, spring, summer or fall. Many Korean dramas and other Korean TV shows were also filmed in this theme park. On top of that, there’s a daily parade too and beautiful fireworks at night that you must definitely see. Know more about Everland Theme Park here.
How to get there
By bus: For your convenience, book the Everland shuttle with departures from different parts of Seoul. See the details here.
By Subway: Ride a subway going to Jeongja Station (Sinbundang Line, Dark Red). Then transfer to Giheung Station (Bundang Line, Yellow). Get off at Jeondae Everland Station (Yongin Ever Line). Find your way out to Exit 3 the take a free shuttle bus to Everland.
Wolmi Theme Park (Incheon)
Wolmi Theme Park is definitely one of the theme parks in Korea that Kdrama fans should visit. This park is located in Incheon, the place where you can also find the Incheon International Airport. Incheon is not just a gateway to Korea, it also has several attractions that people can enjoy. One of that is the Wolmido Island which name is from its resemblance to the tail of a crescent moon. Wolmido Island houses Wolmi The Park (월미테마파크), the largest theme park in Incheon. Aside from the theme park, you can also find the Wolmi Culture Street Waterfront where you can recreate some scenes from Korean dramas. Moreover, it also has the Wolmido Lighthouse where you can recreate the selcas of Kpop bestfriends – JIn of BTS and Sandeul of B1A4. Read more about Wolmi Theme Park here.
How to get there
- From Incheon Station (Seoul Subway Line 1 & Sunin Line), go to Exit 1.
- Exit to the right then turn at your first right after 100 meters and cross the street toward Wolmi-ro.
- Take Bus No. 45 at Dongil Apartment Bus Stop and get off at Wolmi Theme Park Bus Stop.
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