Chuncheon is the capital of Gangwon Province, South Korea. The city lies in the northeast of the county, located in a basin formed by the Soyang River and Han River. There are some large lakes around the city, most notably Lake Soyang and Lake Uiam. The area is renowned for its small river islands, such as Sangjungdo, Ha-Jungdo, Bungeodo, and Wido.
It is a popular destination among east Asian tourists as it was featured in the popular Korean drama Winter Sonata. It is where the resort island of Namiseom is located.
Chuncheon is the hometown of soccer player Son Heung-Min, who current plays for Bayer 04 Leverkusen in the Bundesliga.
Kim, Yu - Jeong munhakje (April each year)
Uiam jae (April each year)
Chuncheon International Mime Festival (annually in May)
Chuncheon art festival (July each year)
Chuncheon 古 Music Festival (July each year)
Chuncheon Puppet festival (every August)
Chuncheon International Theatre Festival (annually in September)
Chuncheon International AniTown Festival (annually in September)
Chuncheon chicken ribs & makguksu Festival (every August)
Soyang festival (September each year)
Leisure Sports Festival
National inlineskate Chuncheon Marathon (April each year)
Chuncheon Open International Taekwondo Championships (June each year)
Gangchon national MTB Challenge Competition (September each year)
The Chosun Ilbo Chuncheon Marathon (October each year)
Lakeside Chuncheon Marathon Festival (every October)