Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean you can’t have fun. Seoul turns into a winter wonderland providing fun for all and the best way to make most of it is to go sledding and ice skating with your loved ones.

So, bundle up and get ready for the most fun-packed Winter of your lives! ❄️


Check out these sledding hills and ice skating rinks in Seoul!

SleddingIce Skating
Korean Children’s Center Snow Sledding FieldSeoul Plaza Ice Skating Rink
Ttukseom Hangang Park Sledding HillOlympic Park Ice Skating Rink
Everland Snow BusterNodeul Island Ice Skating Rink
Guro Anyangcheon Sledding HillSeocho Ice Skating Rink
Dobong Tubing Sledding HillChanel No.5 Holiday Ice Skating Rink
Banyan Tree Club & Spa HotelGrand Hyatt Seoul Ice Skating Rink

Sledding


1. Korean Children’s Center Snow Sledding Field

| Location: 441 Gwangnaru-ro, Neung-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul (Children’s Grand Park Subway Station Line 7, Exit 2)

There are several places to go sledding once the snow starts to fall and stacks up. One of the most popular places is Korean Children’s Center Snow Sledding Field right next to Children’s Grand Park which is right next to the Han river!

Season

Hours

Price

Dec 21, 2019 – February 23, 202010 AM to 5 PM

12,000 won

Besides the epic slope you saw above, there’s a wide range of fun activities that everyone can enjoy such as ice sledding, ice fishing, folk games, bumper cars and more!


2. Ttukseom Hangang Park Sledding Hill

| Location: 112 Jayang-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul (Ttukseom Resort Subway Station Line 7, Exit 2)

Another park that you can visit for a similar experience but with a different view would be near the famous Han River. At Ttukeseom Hangang Park Sledding Hill, you can enjoy snow sledding while taking in the breathtaking view of the Han River in its full glory right beside you.

Season

Hours

Price

Dec 24, 2019 – February 16, 20209 AM to 5 PM

6,000 won

The tickets to this park are relatively cheaper, priced at 6,000 won for general entry, and free entry for children under the age of 3. There are also various amusement rides to enjoy such as a ride on the mini train, motor car, swings and folk games. You can even try fishing for smelt (a small, silvery-greenfish).

🚌 Take the Yellow Double-Decker Seoul City Tour Bus to Ttukseom Hangang Park! 🚌


3. Everland Snow Buster

| Location: 285-22, Sindorim-dong, Guro-gu, Seoul (Guro Subway Station Line 1, Exit 2)

Everland isn’t just known for its thrilling rollercoaster rides and attractions. The much-awaited Snow Buster in Everland, the grandiose three-course snow sledding park, is where you want to be for the ultimate snow sledding experience in Korea. With a Family, Racing and Extreme Course of varying slopes and difficulty, it caters to just about any snow-sledder out there. There’s even the Snow Buster Longue, free-of-charge, to take a break from the icy cold with a warm cup of tea. Nonetheless, the best part is that you can enjoy all the other attractions and shows at Everland too with just one ticket!

Season

Hours

Price

Dec 14, 2019 –10.30 AM to 5 PM

Everland Ticket

(31,000 won with Trazy)

Nonetheless, the best part is that you can also enjoy all the other attractions and shows at Everland with just one ticket! That’s killing more than two birds with one stone! So, make sure to head on down to Everland this Winter with your friends and family!

Grab your tickets to Everland:

🎄 Everland One Day Pass

🎄 Everland One Day Pass & 1 Q-Pass (Express Pass) Package

🎄 Everland One Day Pass & Shuttle Bus Package


4. Guro Anyangcheon Sledding Hill

| Location: 285-22, Sindorim-dong, Guro-gu, Seoul (Guro Subway Station Line 1, Exit 2)

To the west lies another popular snow sledding hill, Guro Anyangcheon Sledding Hill. For a snowy fun-packed sledding experience with your family and friends as it is suited to people of all ages with two types of slopes.

Season

Hours

Price

Dec 20, 2019 – February 23, 202010 AM to 5 PM

9,000 won

Take a break from the slopes by having a go at bare-hand fishing, curling as well as making your own wooden sled for an even more spectacular winter experience! With amusement rides such as mini Viking and disco pang pang prepared to add to the excitement, what are you waiting for? Head over to Guro Anyangcheon Sledding Hill this winter!


5. Dobong Tubing Sledding Hill

| Location: 30 Dobong-ro 168-gil, Dobong-dong, Dobong-gu, Seoul (Dobong Subway Station Line 1, Exit 1)

Another great family-friendly sledding hill for the perfect family outing during the winter season. Visit Dobong Tubing Sledding Hill for an unforgettable sledding experience with your loved ones.

Season

Hours

Price

Dec 21, 2019 – February 16, 202010 AM to 5 PM

9,000 won

After a few rounds of sledding down the snowy slopes, have a go at some smelt fishing or hop onto one of the thrilling amusement rides. Then, bite into the various tasty treats such as fried smelt, tteokbokki and fishcakes that will surely have your mouths watering for more!


6. Banyan Tree Club & Spa Hotel

| Location: 60 Jangchungdan-ro, Jangchung-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul (Beotigogae Subway Station Line 6, Exit 1)

Get the best views of Seoul’s cityscape from Banyan Tree Club & Spa Hotel! As a popular dating spot for couples during the winter, spend a romantic evening with your other half at this magical place. Banyan Tree Club & Spa Hotel is also equipped with the most beautiful ice skating rink adorned in dazzling yellow lights to brighten up the dark winter nights.

SeasonHours

Cost

Dec 13, 2019 – Feb 23, 202011 AM to 6 PM

Weekdays: 17,000 WON

Weekends & Public Holidays: 29,000 WON

Though a bit pricier than other sledding hills, the Christmas decorations and the amazing view of Namsan Tower and the city that unfolds right before your very eyes will make everything worth it!

Check out these other activities nearby:

🎄 Make Traditional Korean Accessories with Korean Traditional Paper ‘Hanji’

🎄 Make Traditional Korean Pottery


Ice Skating


1. Seoul Plaza Ice Skating Rink

| Location: 110 Sejong-daero, Euljiro 1(il)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul (City Hall Subway Station Line 1, Exit 5)

Enjoy a magical winter with your family and friends at the center of Seoul. Seoul Plaza, right in front of Seoul City Hall, is transformed into an ice skating rink every winter, attracting hundreds and thousands who wish to get into the festive mood. It has become one of the top winter attractions in Seoul and is one of the most popular ice skating rinks in Korea, offering an enchanting experience to all!

SeasonHours

Cost

Dec 20, 2019 – Feb 9, 2020Sun – Thu: 10 AM to 9.30 PM

Fri, Sat, Public Holidays: 10AM to 11PM

1,000 won

Check out these other activities nearby:

🎄 DIY Leathercrafts Class

🎄 Sand Art Drawing Class


2. Olympic Park Ice Skating Rink

| Location: Peace Square, 424 Olympic-ro, Oryun-dong, Songpa-gu, Seoul (Mongchontoseong Subway Station Line 8, Exit 1)

Seoul Olympic Park is a popular destination for many throughout the year. It’s a picture-perfect place for a picnic, a walk, cycling you name it. In the winter, when it becomes too cold for these, the Peace Square is converted into an ice rink for the ultimate winter activity – ice skating! Put on your helmet and gloves and get ready to skate away the freezing cold below the iconic Olympic rings!

SeasonHours

Cost

Dec 30, 2019 – Feb 2, 20209 AM to 7.50 PM

1 Session (50mins): 3000 won

1 Day: 10,000 won

🚌 Take the Yellow Double-Decker Seoul City Tour Bus to Olympic Park! 🚌

Check out these other activities nearby:

🎄 Lotte World

🎄 Lotte World + Lotte World Aquarium

🎄 Lotte World Tower Seoul Sky

🎄 Traditional Korean Beverages Tasting & Drawing Class in Jamsil


3. Nodeul Island Ice Skating Rink

| Location: 445 Yangnyeong-ro, Ichon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul (Nodeul Subway Station Line 9, Exit 2)

The recently-opened Nodeul Island, a small artificial island, also welcomes the opening of its new outdoor public ice rink in the middle of the island. This is quite a historic event as it is the first time, in 50 years,  an ice skating rink has been opened on Nodeul Island. There’s probably no better place to take in the amazing views of the Han River than from Nodeul Island which is surrounded by the Han River!

SeasonHours

Cost

Dec 21, 2019 – Feb 16, 202010 AM to 9.30 PM

1 Session (60mins): 1000 won

1 Day: 3,000 won


4. Seocho Ice Skating Rink

| Location: Plaza in front of Seoul Express Bus Terminal (Gyeongbu/Yeongdong Line), 194 Sinbanpo-ro, Banpo-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul (Express Bus Terminal Subway Station Line 9, Exit 1)

Another ice skating rink has recently opened around Sinsaegae Central City, right in front of the Seoul Express Bus Terminal. Though you wouldn’t have expected an ice skating rink to pop up between bustling crowds and the hubbub of the city, this will definitely be a memorable Christmas experience for you and your loved ones. With a gigantic Christmas tree donned in an array of lights and other Christmas decorations, you’ll soon forget about the hustle and bustle around you and find yourself in Winter wonderland!

SeasonHours

Cost

Dec 20, 2019 – Early Feb 202010 AM to 8 PM

Admission: 4,000 won

Skate Rental: 2,000 won

Check out this other activity nearby:

🎄 Boat / Yacht Ride Along Han River


5. Chanel No. 5 Holiday Ice Skating Rink

| Location: Coex K-Pop Square, 513 Yeongdong-daero, Samseong 1(il)-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul (Samseong Subway Station Line 2, Exit 6)

Coex K-Pop Square is well-known amongst avid K-pop fans as the stronghold of the Hallyu wave for holding various events and being located right next to SMTOWN Coex Artium where you can check out the SMTOWN Surround Viewing Concert and SMTOWN Museum. This year, luxury brand Chanel has graced the Coex K-Pop Square with an ice skating rink of its own to promote their Chanel No.5 perfume. Even if you’re not into Chanel, this ice rink is a literally a recreation of the winter wonderland from your dreams! With white Christmas trees and a gigantic snowglobe in the center of the rink, skating here will certainly get you into the festive mood.

SeasonHoursCost
Dec 11, 2019 – Jan 19, 202011 AM to 10 PM2,000 won

Check out these other activities nearby:

🎄 SMTOWN Surround Viewing Concert

🎄 SMTOWN Museum

🎄 COEX Aquarium


6. Grand Hyatt Seoul Ice Skating Rink

| Location: 322 Sowol-ro, Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul (Hangangjin Subway Station Line 6, Exit 1)

The outdoor swimming pool at Grand Hyatt Seoul, a party hotspot for Seoulites, is transformed into a stunning ice skating rink! This is another picture-perfect spot to take into the amazing view of the Seoul cityscape with the Namsan (N Seoul) Tower in the background. The light installations and magical string lights dressing the trees add to the magical atmosphere of the ice skating rink. If you’re looking to spend a truly romantic evening in Seoul with your other half, this is certainly the place to be!

SeasonsHoursCost
Dec 6, 2019 – Mar 1, 2020Mon – Fri: 12 PM to 9 PM27,000 won21,000 won
Sat, Sun, Public Holidays: 10 AM to 9 PM33,000 won

Check out these other activities nearby:

🎄 N Seoul Tower Observatory

🎄 Seoul by Foot: Namsan Park & N Seoul Tower Evening Hiking Tour

🎄 Seoul Nightlife Tour: Pub Crawl


Make sure to check these sledding hills and ice skating rinks out this Winter during your stay in Seoul for the most magical Winter of all! You won’t regret it!

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[Photo Credits]

Seoul Square Featured Image by LWY

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