A Place of scenic Ocean and Island,
Value Development of Regional Resources

First slow walk festival

Happy people from all over the world walk together at the Asia’s first Slow City – Wando

  • Period
    • April 18 (Saturday) ~ April 19, 2009 (Sunday)
    • Opening Ceremony April 18 (Saturday), 2pm, Wando Shinji Myungsasip-ri
  • Detail
    • 1Day 1 (April 18)
      - Wando Shinji Myungsasip-ri, Beach Park
      - Opening Ceremony, World Slow Walking Festival (with rape flowers - Shingji Myungsasip-ri), Slow City-Slow Food Global Forum, Andante
      - themed fireworks, MBC Best Songs program recording, etc.
      - Celebrity performances
    • Day 2 (April 19)
      - Wando Chungsando, Beach Park
      - 2009 Namdo Slow Food Hall, World Slow Walking Festival (with the sea Chungsando), Andante Promising Ceremony
  • Registration
    • Day 1 – you may participate in Shinji Myungsasip-ri program without registration
    • Day 2 – you need to register in advance on our webpage to participate in Chungsado program (Complimentary Wando-Chungsando round trip ticket provided to early birds)
2009 Wando Changpogo Festival

2009 Wando Changpogo Festival

  • Location: Wando, Chungsando and Bogildo area
  • Period: May 2 (Saturday) – May 3, 2009 (Sunday)
  • Details: Changpogo themes, Cheonghaejin traditional culture, special seafood experience program, food & tour program, Myungsasip-ri beach recreational program, island of the year program, etc.

Creating Marine Themed Pension Complex

  • Location: Shinji-myung Daegok-ri area
  • Period: 2007 ~ 2009
  • Size: 38,541m²
  • Cost: 12 billion one (Govn’t 2, Regional 2, Private 8)
  • Detail: Pension complex creation, recreational facilities, etc.

Fostering Tourist Destination Development

Shinji Myungsasip-ri area tourist site development

  • Designated date: October 10, 2007
  • Location: Shinji-myun Myungsasip-ri beach area
  • Period: 2008~2012
  • Size: 674,280m²
  • Cost: 335 billion won (Public 11, Private 324)
  • Details: Public – parking lot, camping site, park, etc.
  • Private – shopping area, hotel, condo, research facility, etc.

Haeshin Changpogo Area (Drama sets) Development

  • Designated date: October 12, 2007
  • Location: Wando-eup Daeshin-ri Sosepo area
  • Period: 2008~2011
  • Size: 243,518m²
  • Cost: 96 billion won (Public 7.3, Private 88)
  • Details: Public – Parking lot, restrooms, maintenance office
  • Private – shopping area, condo, marine recreational facility, etc.

Bogil Yun Sun-do historical remains repairing-restoring

  • Location: Bogil-myun Buhwang-ri area
  • Period: 2001~2009
  • Size: 478,756m²
  • Cost: 12 billion won (’09: 5.3 billion won)
  • Details: Land purchasing, excavating, restoring and maintaining
  • Cultural facility, cultural village infrastructure creation,
  • building site securing and repairing scenery, etc.

Myodangdo Admiral Yi Sun-sin repairing-restoring

  • Location: Gogeum-myun Deokdong-ri mt. 58 area
  • Period: 2003~2009
  • Size: 8,729m²
  • Cost: 3.8 billion won (’09: 2.8 billion won)
  • Details: Tomb of Admiral Yi (Gwanwang-myo), and Gwanwoonjang Statue, restoring and infrastructure restructuring of Bongsudae (Signal fire site), Gogeumdo camp, etc.

Cultural Assets and traditional temples repairing-restoring

  • Subjects: 23 locations (national 11, provincial 9, registered cultural asset 1, traditional temple 2)
  • Cost: 1.8 billion won
    • Daemun-ri Goldenrain tree beds private lands purchasing: 600 million won
    • Jungdo-ri canal system protection policy repairing: 140 million won
    • Evergreen woods (maeng-seon, mira, judo) repairing: 130 million won
    • Jungdo-ri canal system repairing: 343 million won
    • Traditional temple repairing (Shinheung-Sa): 300 million won
    • Chungsan Sangseo Village Old Stone Wall repairing: 154 million won
    • Wando traditional Confucian school repairing: 50 million won
    • Others: 79 million won

Jangdo Cheonghaejin historical site repairing-restoring

  • Location: Wando-eup Jangjwa-ri~Jukcheong-ri area
  • Period: 2001~2009
  • Size: 480,000m²
  • Cost: 28 billion won (govn’t 14, regional 14)
  • Details: Establishing Changpogo memorial hall, Jangjwa village-Jangdo historical site repairing, Jangdo wooden bridge facility

Creating World Marine Hero Park

  • Location: Wando-eup area
  • Period: 2009~2012
  • Size: bldg site 229,000m²
  • Cost: 42 billion won (govn’t 29, regional 13)
  • Details: Hero park, experience hall, outdoor exhibition sculptor park

Creating Marine General Park

  • Location: Wando-eup Jangjwa-ri 210-1 and more
  • Period: 2008~2009
  • Size: 26,000m²
  • Cost: 2 billion won (govn’t 1, regional 1)
  • Details: Changpogo enshrine, concert hall, pond, bench, walking trail, stone-water road, hexagonal bench, etc.

Creating healthy themed town

  • Location: Nohwa-eup abandoned salt pond area
  • Period 2007~2010
  • Size: 272,636m²
  • Cost: 19 billion won (govn’t 6.9, regional 6.8, private 5.8)
  • Details: Natural environment experience hall, abalone well-being center, abalone statue, themed park, mud flat, salt pond experience station, well-being star (water) land, etc.

Creating fishing village experience tourism complex

  • Location: Soan-myun Mira-ri, Wolhyang-ri area
  • Period: 2005~2010
  • Cost: 6 billion won (govn’t 3, regional 3)
  • Details: Nature experience facility, gardening-leisure facility, public facility

“The Island I’d Like to Go” Pilot Project

  • Period: 2007~2010
  • Cost: 12.5 billion won (govn’t 62, regional 63)
  • Details: Beautiful Cheongsan Dochung Harbor project, etc.

Creating Coastal Landscape Forest

  • Location: Gunwae-myun Dangin-ri ~ Daemun-ri
  • Period: December 2008 ~ November 30, 2009
  • Size: 1 Zone (Daemun, Samdu, Dangin zone)
  • Cost: 950 million won
  • Details: Resting-convenient facility, nightscape, coastal forest repairing

Creating farming and fishing village themed park

  • Location: Gunwae Daldo
  • Size: 20ha
  • Cost: 5 billion won (govn’t 2.5, regional 2.5)
  • Details: Creating Honam Daejangun healthy spring water, agro-fishery product promotion hall, etc.

Wando Tourism Card

  • Tourism card privileges: 5-10% discount of fees to all members
  • Affiliated stores: 61 locations (restaurants 31, accommodation 19, specialty product store 11)
  • Wando-gun & OK Cash-back in a business partnership
  • Tourism Card homepage set-up (www.wandotour.com)