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Attraction of Winter in Korea, Korea Grand Sale 2019 for Foreign Tourists to Be Held January-February

November 16, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 15, 2018--Visit Korea Committee will host the annual festival of shopping, tourism, and culture, ‘Korea Grand Sale 2019’ from January 17 (Thurs.) to February 28 (Thurs.) in order to promote foreign tourists to visit Korea and increase their expenditure throughout the winter.

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Visit Korea Committee will host the annual festival of shopping, tourism, and culture, Korea Grand Sale 2019 from January 17 (Thurs.) to February 28 (Thurs.) in order to promote foreign tourists to visit Korea and increase their expenditure throughout the winter. Throughout the event, Korea Grand Sale 2019 will provide grand scale discount promotion including air/hotel fares so that this event will be stabilized as a representative winter tourism event in Korea. (Graphic: Business Wire)

Throughout the 43 days of the event, Korea Grand Sale will provide grand scale discount promotion including air/hotel fares so that this event will be stabilized as a representative winter tourism event in Korea.

Jin Air up to 85% discount, JEJU Air up to 80% discount, VIVALDI PARK and DAEMYUNG RESORT 60-75% discount, RAMADA encore HOTEL HAEUNDAE 55-70% discount, and Best Western Premier Seoul Garden Hotel 50% discount will be offered.

Also, bus tour package for foreign tourists will also provide great deal to promote more active tourist involvement in provincial areas: K-Travel Bus provides buy-one-get-one-free chance for 7 routes (Daegu, Gangwon, Kyungbuk, Junnam, Chungchung, Changwon city, Ganghwa town).

Especially, Korea Grand Sale is designed to increase the cultural experience of foreign visitors by selecting the main theme of the event as “taste of Korea” with various events and promotion. Over 60 hotel food restaurants all over the country will participate Korea Grand Tasting – Special Taste of Korea in Hotel to introduce Korean food to many foreign visitors, as well as invitation events that the customers can select the hotel restaurant they want to visit.

Chairman of Visit Korea Committee Kyungah Han said, “Korea Grand Sale is not only a simple tourism promotion for shopping experiences in Korea but it also features various experiences of Korean culture and food.” She added, “As the foreign people’s participation in Korean economy is increasing, we will expand the scale of tourism and revenue in Korea through the event that would eventually influence our economy.”

For more information about Korea Grand Sale, visit the website at https://en.koreagrandsale.co.kr/index002.

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CONTACT: Visit Korea Committee

Marketing Team Manager

Hyojin Lim

+82-2-6272-7316

jin0709@vkc.or.kr

KEYWORD: ASIA PACIFIC SOUTH KOREA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT TRANSPORT AIR TRAVEL DESTINATIONS VACATION LODGING RESTAURANT/BAR RETAIL EVENTS/CONCERTS

SOURCE: Visit Korea Committee

Copyright Business Wire 2018.

PUB: 11/15/2018 08:00 PM/DISC: 11/15/2018 08:00 PM

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