Yulbom Arboretum is like a farm and a park with varied, exciting activities for families and adults. It is a great place to relax and feel invigorated by its facilities.
As a private business, its exciting offers are not free but not expensive either. They accept big groups of visitors, including school children, middle and high school students who want to learn and experience farm works.
Of course, adults, couples at the various status in relationships can also enjoy its green surroundings, trees, flowers, and artistically designed plants that are fantastic for photography.
Let me describe the facilities and activities you can enjoy during your visit to this site. Here we gooo...
Since Yulbom Arboretum is an outdoor facility and garden, it is open almost all year round except during the Winter season.
9 AM to 6 PM
If you come as a group, you are highly advised to register in advance to accommodate your space and needs.
Adults: 5,000 Won
Students: 4,000 Won
Children: 3,000 Won
Eligible for discounts are groups of 30 persons or more, Gyeonggi Gwangju citizens, and people age 65 and above with IDs.
If you want an 'experience' for any activity, you need to pay for it separately.
First, collecting or damaging plants in the botanical garden is not allowed.
Second, all spaces in the botanical garden are non-smoking areas. Watch out for wildfires!
Third, it is not possible to enter with pets.
Fourth, any sports equipment (ball, kickboard, bicycle, etc.) is not allowed.
Fifth, cooking in the botanical garden is prohibited.
Sixth, please take back the trash you brought back for nature conservation.
Seventh, refunds are not available after admission.
To enjoy the beauty of Yulbom Arboretum, you have to come with a heart ready to enjoy the place.
While you can get excited while coming alone and be left aside to contemplate the site's life and beauty, some suggested that you can enjoy with a partner, friends, or family.
Besides, you will enjoy it better if you have the following...
During the harvest season, you can enjoy pick strawberries and other farm products.
At Yulbom Arboretum, you can leave your stress and negative energies behind and go home refreshed and ready to face the daily toils again.
Nature can help anyone relieve stress by breathing more oxygen, looking at green leaves, enjoying the colorful flowers, sunbathing, and looking at the blue skies and white clouds above.
If you want to, you can walk barefoot at Yulbom's lawns. It gives you a natural massage to your feet.
You can either take your car or rented vehicle or take public transportation to Gwangju City in Gyeonggi Province.
Please, use the navigation address and guide as follows...
102-3 Domari, Toechon-myeon, Gwangju-si, Gyeonggi-do
(267-54, Taeheojeong-ro, Toechon-myeon, Gwangju-si, Gyeonggi-do)
Turn right through Gwangju IC in Gyeonggi-Turn right toward Tianjinam and Toechon-Go straight 50m toward Paldang at Doma Intersection Left.
88 Expressway-Go straight toward Misari-Right in front of Doma Intersection 50m
Take a bus No.13-2 that stops in front of Techno Mart at Gangbyeon Station. Then get off at Doma Intersection and walk for about 7 minutes to find the Arboretum.
Alternatively, you can take Bus 13-2 in front of Lotteria, located near Cheonho Subway Station Exit 2.
Then get off at Doma Intersection and walk towards the Arboretum within 7 minutes.