Put the fragrance of the flower in the water and tell it to your heart.
Geumgang pine trees have straight stems, long nodules, and it stretches all the way up to the top of the pine trees. It is used to restore cultural assets. The Solhyang Arboretum is located in the foothills of Chilseong Mountain, which is home to the Geumgang pine trees and it is an the only area of 785,000 square meters in Korea. Dragon which is said to have ascended to the heavens in ancient times, has left Yongsogol preserved with Geumgang pine trees and wild flowers, in their natural features.
Among the three courses of walking arboretum, the sky garden road (travel back and forth 2km) takes about 40 minutes. You can meet various scenery by season such as forest ecology observation, pine forest open space, botanical garden with the theme of wild flower. It is easy for elderly people to walk because the slope is low and it has comfortable wooden deck. We can oversee sea and Gangneung city on the sky garden located 261m above sea level.
There are chairs and tables that you can relax around the lawns with pine trees, You can pack a simple lunch to eat. Let's take a rest while soaking your feet in the flowing stream of clear valleys when you cross the stepping bridge. It will be a good opportunity to wash away the harshness of daily routines.
There is a Terarosa Coffee Factory, when you drive 10 minutes from the Solhyang Arboretum. It is the head shop of Terarosa that is also located in Seoul, Busan and Jeju. It was a coffee roasting factory but has now developed into cafes, restaurants, and museums. It became famous for the taste of coffee, so people should wait in lines in the busy seasons. Let's check the reputation with a fresh cup of coffee and freshly baked bread.
Gangneung-si Gujeong-myeon Sumogwon-gil 156
intra-city bus 104
09:00am ~ 17:00pm(16:00 in winter)
Every Monday (except holidays)