The 2011 Pyeongchang Trout Festival, which is currently underway, began from 23rd December 2010 and will continue up to 6th February 2011. This important tourist festival will be held in Pyeongchang, a county in Gangwon province of South Korea, which is located in the Taebaek Mountains region, and is the most famous winter sports centre of the country. To reach Pyeongchang, which is approximately 180 km east of Seoul, the South Korean capital, it is recommended that the tourists should first look out for business class discounts to Seoul and travel by cheap business class flights to Seoul and reach here as it is the most convenient option.
The Pyeongchang Trout Festival is being held for the past three years, and has become a major attraction for both tourists from South Korea as well as other countries. The festival is particularly popular among family travelers who come here to participate. You can always travel by discounted business class to Seoul as business tickets to Seoul are available round the year. Don’t forget to book business class seats to Seoul and take part in Pyeongchang Trout Festival and enjoy your holidays. When you fly cheap business class to Seoul along with your family, you can also go out to the nearby ski resorts and indulge in other fun activities by the East Sea coast.
The Pyeongchang Trout Festival venue is located at an elevation of 700 meter, where ice thickens up to 50 cm in the winter. Tourists who reach by air business class to Seoul also enjoy a wide range of exciting activities such as skiing, horseback riding and ranch tours.
Travel by business class airlines to Seoul and take part in a wide range of events like ice fishing and ‘bare-handed trout catching’. When you arrive by business class to Seoul you will also be able to enjoy snow sledding, snow rafting and bobsleigh rides at the Leisure Spots Square. Most of the participants will also get an opportunity to relish freshly-prepared trout, grilled or shashimi-sliced on the spot. Besides, some local specialties such as trout dumplings and trout fish cake will be on sale.
Trout farming first started in Pyeongchang due to its cold, clear waters. Trout offer plenty of nutrition, and their natural taste makes them delicious when eaten raw. After reaching by business flights to Seoul, you’ll not find it difficult to get to the event area of Jinbu-myeon town. You can take an express bus from Seoul’s Dong Seoul Bus Terminal. It will only take approximately 2-hours for you to reach there and have all the fun!