Enjoy Everland – The largest amusement park in Korea

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Where dreams become reality!

Everland Resort opened in 1976 as the first family amusement park in Korea. With over 6 million visitors it’s one of the most visited amusement parks in the world!

Not only is the park home to over 40 heart-pounding rides and attractions, there is also a ‘Safari World’ featuring white tigers, tigers, lions and bears and a ‘Lost Valley’ where visitors can get up close and personal with the wild safari’s giraffes, elephants and white lions riding on unique amphibious vehicles. Everland is also known for its gorgeous flower arrangements and beautiful gardens, which have been year-round fixtures since the Rose Festival in 1985.

Themed areas

Everland is divided into 6 distinct zones: Global Fair, Zoo-Topia, European Adventure, Magic Land, American Adventure and Caribbean bay.

1.Global Fair

Located near the front entrance of Everland, the Global Fair is home to a large bazaar decorated with reproductions of castles from France, Middle Eastern countries, Spain, India, and Russia. It’s also a place where you can find food, souvenirs and pictures as visitors make their way into and out of the park.

2.Zoo-Topia

The Zoo Topia section of the park is the where guests can find the ever-popular Safari World and Lost Valley. In safari world white tigers, tigers, lions, and bears roam around freely, providing guests with an up-close look at these amazing creatures. In Lost Valley, visitors can see white lions and other various herbivore animals riding on exciting amphibious vehicles, and even feed some of their favourite animals like giraffes.

3.European Adventure

European Adventure has many restaurants in various European styles. The architecture imitates different European styles. There is a flower garden encircled by a train, games and arcades. A favorite attraction here is the Mystery Mansion in which visitors can shoot at the ghosts. In March 2008, a new ride named “T Express” was added. It is the first roller-coaster in Korea to be constructed out of wood and the World’s steepest wooden roller coaster (77 degrees)! It’s also the fastest one in Asia!

4.Magic Land

Magic land consists of an array of buildings and rides. There is a portion called Aesop’s Village where the characters and themes are primarily drawn from the fables of Aesop. There is also a log flume, a futuristic flying ride, and a robot ride. With the rides, there are many restaurants and stands.

5.American Adventure

Themes from American history are presented in this portion of the park. There are 2 Wild West rides, including the “Eagle’s Fortress” thrill ride, and the rodeo. In Rock Ville the theme is the 1950s and its music. The Double Rock Spin is a main attraction as live bands play near the Rolling X-Train, a roller coaster located within the park.

6.Caribbean bay

Caribbean Bay has a number of hair-raising waterslides and a relaxing lazy man river. The Sea Zone generates waves over 2.4m-high and is a huge crowd favorite. If you need a break from the sun, escape to the Indoor Water Park to enjoy the Wave Pool, Children’s Pool, or the various spa-like facilities with herbal treatments using jasmine, peppermint, lemon, ginseng, and mugwort. Cold and hot bath areas are also available. Caribbean Bay is a unique water park that not only provides a thrilling water park experience, but also the best in spa and relaxation facilities.

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Location: 199, Everland-ro, Pogok-eup, Cheoin-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do

How to get there:

[Subway] Jeondae-Everland Station (Yongin Ever Line), Exit 3.
-Take the shuttle bus to Everland. (Operating hours 05:30-23:30)

[Bus] 1) Sinnonhyeon Station, Gangnam Station, Yangjae Station: Bus 5002
2) Pangyo, Segok-dong, Suseo Station, Songpa Station, Jamsil Station, Gangbyeon Station: Bus 5700
3) Sadang Station, Nambu Terminal (Bundang and Gwangju via): Bus 1500-2
4) Gangbyeon Station, Gangdong Station (via Gwangju): Bus 1113