HOW TO GET TO NAMI ISLAND:
By Naminara Republic Shuttle Bus:
The most convenient way to get to Naminara Republic (Nami Island) is by taking their own shuttle bus. Prior reservation is advised especially during peak season (autumn) and weekends. Simply find your way to Insa-dong, near Topgoi (Pagoda) Park, before 9:30am. Details as follows:
Since we wanted to get to Nami Island before the crowd, we opted to take the early morning train at 6am. We boarded the ferry with the workers of Naminara Republic (before the tourists arrived). After an hour, the crowd started to come in, thousands of them.
http://www.korail.com/ from Cheongnyangni Station to Gapyeong Station; pay online with credit card and print confirmed reservations. Redeem the voucher at the train station.
Gyeongchun Line, go down the stairs, turn left then take the escalator down to the train tracks.
Enjoy the view during the one hour and half ride to Gapyeong Station.
|ferry to Nami Island|
Gyeongchun Line (Moogonghwa train to Nam Chuncheon, at Cheongryang-ri Station)
As of January 2009
|1. Buses going to Nami Island depart from: |
East Seoul Terminal(www.ti21.co.kr) 02-446-8000 (1h 20m)
Sangbong Terminal (tm.jamycar.co.kr) 02-323-5885 (1h 20m)
Chuncheon Bus Terminal(www.chterminal.co.kr) 033-241-0285 (25m)
2. Get off at Gapyeong Bus Terminal 031-582-2308
|3. Take taxi to Nami Parking Lot (wharf)|