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Must-go Amusement Parks Outside Seoul

Korea's thrills are not only located in one city, they're everywhere! Here's a list of amusement parks outside Seoul.

1. Wolmi Theme Park

Wolmi Theme Park is located in Wolmido Island in Incheon, a few kilometers from Seoul, South Korea. Wolmi Theme Park was introduced to the public for the first time in September 1992 as My Land. It was remodeled and reopened in 2009 as Wolmi Theme Park. This theme park became famous due to many variety shows like "We Got Married", "Two Days and One Night" and "Running Man".

Wolmi Theme Park features various thrilling rides such as the Hyper Shoot Drop, Tagada Disco and the Viking Ship. They also have an indoor area made especially for the kids which features a  mini flume ride, water boats, and water ball playing, as well as a 4D room. 

Admission Fees:
*Admission only tickets are not available. You can enter for free.

Park Hours:
Open 365 days a year.
Weekdays : 10AM ~ 10PM
Weekends : 10AM ~ 12MN

81, Wolmimunhwa-ro, Jung-gu, Incheon
인천광역시 중구 월미문화로 81 (북성동1가)

2. Gyeongju World Amusement Park

Gyeongju World Amusement Park is tagged as the largest theme park in Southeast Korea. Visitors can get their dose of thrill from the park's rollercoasters - Phyton, Mega Drop, Tornado and Grand Canyon. If that's not enough, you can try the King Viking and Submarine Splash.

They also have seasonal attractions like California Beach on Summers, and their large ice sledding site. There are also restaurants inside the park for those who aren't fond of adrenaline rush.

Dramas like "The King 2 Hearts" and "Very Ordinary Couple" were filmed in this theme park. Variety shows like "Running Man" and "We Got Married" also played games at the Gyeongju World Amusement Park.

Admission Fees:

Park Hours:
Weekdays : 9:50AM ~ 6:00PM
Weekends : 9:50AM ~ 10:30PM

544, Bomun-ro, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 경주시 보문로 544 (천군동)

3. E-World

A European-style theme park situated near Woobang Tower, E-World invites everyone to try their thrilling attractions in the eco-friendly city, Daegu. E-World is Daegu's main representative in the amusement park gaming in Korea. It features a man-made waterfall, fountain and tons of displays that are never out of season.

Thrill seekers should definitely try E-World's ever popular rides - Boomerang and Tambourine. Recently added attraction, the 360 ride Megaswing, is also a blockbuster ride that will surely get your adrenaline levels rising for hours.

Admission Fees:

Park Hours:
Weekdays : 10AM ~ 9PM
Weekends : 10AM ~ 10PM

200, Duryugongwon-ro, Dalseo-gu, Daegu
대구광역시 달서구 두류공원로 200 (두류동)

Watch out for the next part of our theme park series as we go to Jeju Island for its own interesting set of amusement parks.

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