Yeouido Hangang Park is no doubt the most popular one among all 12 parks along the Han River. It is healing to walk through the green lawn and waterways while enjoying the stunning scenery in the middle of the city. You also get the chance to enjoy busking performances by the talented youngsters on Friday and Saturday evenings.
Make sure you take a photo with the famous “I SEOUL U” sculpture, which is the symbol of Seoul.
Yeouido Hangang Park is also famous for staging various festivals and carnivals. In early April, Yeouido Hangang Park holds the Cherry Blossom Festival. Thousands of cherry blossoms tress lined along the Yeouiseo-ro, creating a beautiful cherry blossom tree tunnel. In July and August, Hangang Summer Festival is held and the outdoor swimming pools are open. Camping lovers can rent a tent and enjoy a barbecue party by the Hangang River. In October, Seoul International Fireworks Festival held by Hanwha Company takes place. The event attracts participations from many different countries annually.