Korea Ski Resort

Yong Pyong Resort

Yongpyong Resort, located on the ridge of Mt.Balwangsan, is the first domestic ski resort opening in 1975. Compared to other ski resorts, ski season is considerably longer. It is 215km from Seoul, and with the construction of a 4-lane highway, the travel time has been shortened to 2 hours. This is where the 2018 Winter Olympics (Alpine Skiing Competition) was held. There are 18 slopes and 15 lifts in total, with a 3.7km long gondola which can accommodate 8 people at once.