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Namiseom, a colourful island

Namiseom, South Korea

Chuncheon, 12/Dec (UITV) - Namiseom or Nami Island is one of the best attractions of South Korea, it is a tiny half-moon shaped island located in Chuncheon, Gangwon Province, South Korea.

During Winter

There is a legend behind the name of island. There was General called Nami died at the age of 28 after being falsely accused of treason during the reign of King Sejo, there are a pile of stones where his body was supposed to be buried. It was believed that if someone took even one stone from there, it would bring misfortune to their house.


There are no telephone poles on the island; all electric wires were built underground to keep the natural feeling of the landscape. Namiseom offer lot of entertaining activities like swimming pool, water-sports facilities for motorboats, water skiing, as well as a theme park with a merry-go-round, shooting range, and roller skating rink.

Han river

It features beautiful tree lanes, woodlands, riverside walks and many more, Nami Island offers picture-perfect scenery all year round. You will feel wonder how this small island has it all!


There is a statue of the main characters from “Winter Sonata” and a special photo zone for visitors to take beautiful pictures. The visitor's count is increasing year by year, so dont miss to see this place when you are in South Korea.