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Festival Venue

Daecheon Beach (Mud Square)

897-15, Daehae-ro, Boryeong-si, Chungcheongnam-do


Daecheon Beach is famous not only for its white sand made mostly out of shells but its mud which is rich in minerals and therapeutic mud treatments which help improve the skin as well as cure a number of skin disorders. Hence the reason why Boryeong Mud Festival is so famous.

Direction



Central City Bus Terminal -> Boryeong Bus Terminal

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Premium 09:00 / 11:30 / 12:00 / 14:00 / 18:00 / 19:00 / 19:30 / 21:50 2hr 10min 15,900 Won 15,900 Won 8,000 Won
Express 10:00 / 11:00 / 13:00 / 15:00 / 16:00 / 17:00 / 18:30 / 20:50 10,900 Won 10,900 Won 5,500 Won

Central City Bus Terminal -> Boryeong Bus Terminal (stop over)

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Standard 09:20 / 10:50 / 18:40 2hr 50min 10,900 Won 8,700 Won 5,500 Won
Route: Nambu -> Neposhin City -> Hongseong -> Gwangcheon -> Cheongso-> Jupo -> Jugyo -> Boryeong Daecheon

East Seoul Bus Terminal -> Boryeong Bus Terminal

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Standard 08:20 / 10:50 / 14:00 / 17:50 / 19:30 3hr 10,900 Won 8,700 Won 8,000 Won
Stop over 06:40 / 10:15 / 13:20 / 15:50 / 18:40 3hr 30min 10,900 Won 8,700 Won 5,500 Won
Route: East Seoul -> Neposhin city -> Hongseong -> Gwangcheon-> Cheongso-> Jupo-> Jugyo-> Boryeong Daecheon

Goyang General Terminal -> Boryeong Bus Terminal

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Standard 13:00 / 15:00 / 17:20 3hr 13,300 Won 10,600 Won 6,700 Won

Seongnam Terminal -> Boryeong Bus Terminal

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Standard 11:00/15:25/19:25 2hr 45min 11,600 Won 9,300 Won 5,800 Won

Incheon Terminal -> Boryeong Bus Terminal

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Standard 12:00 / 14:10 / 15:50 / 16:40 / 17:45 / 19:00 2hr 10min 10,500 Won 8,400 Won 5,300 Won

Daejeon Terminal Complex -> Boryeong Bus Terminal

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Standard 08:00 / 10:30 / 13:20 / 16:20 / 19:30 1hr 50min 12,000 Won 9,600 Won 6,000 Won
Stop over 10:59 / 12:19 / 13:55 / 15:47 / 18:27 2hr 50min
Route: Daejeon Terminal Complex -> Yuseong -> Gongju -> Wooseong -> Ansim -> Mokmyeon -> Jeongsan -> Mati -> Daeti -> Jujeong -> Cheongyang -> Hwaseong (Chungnam Province) -> Cheongra -> Boryeong

Direction Course Duration
Seoul-> Daecheon Gyeongbu Expressway & National Road Seoul→ Gyeongbu expressway (SeochoIC)→ Cheonan→ Onyang → Hongseong→ Gwangcheon→ Daecheon 3hr
Seohaean Expressway Seoul→ West Seoul IC→ Ansan→ Mebong→ Bibong→ Baran→ Pyeongtaek → Songak→ Dangjin→ Seosan→ Hemi→ Hongseong → Gwangcheon → Daecheon 2hr
Daejeon-> Daecheon Cheongyang Direction Daejeon→ Yuseong→ Gongju→ Cheongyang→ Daecheon 2hr
Buyeo Direction West Daejeon→ Yeonsan→ Nonsan→ Buyeo→ Daecheon 2hr 20min
Gwangju-> Daecheon Honam& Seohaean Expressway Gwangju →Jeonju IC→ Iksan→ Gunsan→ Seocheon→ Daecheon 3hr
Daegu-> Daecheon Gyeongbu highway Busan → Yuseong→ Gongju→ Cheongyang→ Daecheon 3hr 20min
Busan-> Daecheon Gyeongbu highway Busan → Yuseong→ Gongju→ Cheongyang→ Daecheon 5hr

Departure Time Duration Fee
General Youth Child
Mugunghwa-ho 05:35 / 06:23 / 08:15 / 10:25 / 12:25 / 14:20 / 16:25 / 18:27 / 20:35 2hr 40min 11,200 Won 10,900 Won 5,600 Won
Saemaul-ho 07:35 / 09:27 / 11:40 / 13:28 / 15:25 / 17:37 2hr 20min 20,200 Won 20,200 Won 11,900 Won
Online reservation: www.letskorail.com

Eat In Boryeong

Sashimi (Hoe)

There are lots of restaurants where you can taste raw fishes which are various and fresh as Boryeong is located near the beach. Try it with a spicy gochujang-based sauce called chogochujang (초고추장), Ssamjang (쌈장), or wasabi sauce. You will be amazed!

Blue Crab Soup (Koatgaetang)

If you order a big menu set, you might get this as ‘service.” It is common for travelers to godirectly to the fish market, pick out a few crabs, take them back to the place they are staying and cook them. These tasty crabs are served in a several different ways. Koatgaetang is a hot spicy crab soup which is boiled with gochujang, red chili pepper flakes and various vegetables. The blue crap strew has lots of protein which are good for children and older people as well. Try it out!

Webfoot Octopus (Jjou-gu-mi)

Webfoot Octopus is chewy and savory. Fried webfoot octopus, raw webfoot octopus, and webfoot octopus mixed with vegetables are available.

Pen Shell Cuisine (Kijogae yori)

This is a high-protein and low-calorie food. Due to its rich essential amino acids and iron content, it’s good for preventing anemia and coronary sclerosis. This fresh shell dish is also good for pregnant women and skin care. Roasted comb pen shell, comb pen shell stew, comb pen shell porridge, and fritters are available.

Grilled Oyster in Cheonbuk (Cheonbuk Gul-gui)

Oysters from Cheonbuk are famous for unique favor and good tasty and it has protein with Vitamin A etc. It’s healthy food. Try the grilled oyster as well.

Young Skate (간재미 회무침)

Price range: KRW 25,000 ~ KRW 40,000
This is one of the most unique dishes South Korea has to offer. Skate is a flat fish that is fermented. It is similar to shark and there is a large amount of uric acid that comes through their skin. This makes it an incredibly potent dish. It is usually served with equally strong ingredients that typically include garlic, peppers, and Kimchi.

Grilled Gizzard Shad (Jeoneo)

The fragrance of grilled gizzard shad is good. There is an old saying in Korea that its scent of grilled gizzard shad is so appetizing that it brings back the daughter-in-law who ran away.

Grilled Jumbo Shrimp (Daeha-gui)

Jumbo shrimp are enjoyed raw, boiled or grilled. If it is grilled with sault, the more you chew, the more flavor you will get. If you eat as a soup, the soup will be light. It will be different to blue crab soup.

What is Mud ?

Origin & History - The Characteristics and Pride of Boryeong Mud Festival

What is Mud ?

Among various kinds of mud, the well-known ones include mud from the Dead sea in Israel, glacial soil in Columbia beach of Canada, Lake Baikal in Russia, and clay mud in California, which are main source of domestic mud-based cosmetics.

Types of Mud

The sea shore mud has be taken from Daecheon Beach of Boryeong and processed as mud powder. Mud water is extracted mud powder which is good at aging skin, removing waste stuffs, etc. That has a very good effect to skin beauty. The OEM is produced from the domestic famous cosmetic corporation that assures the sales of Boryeong products’ quality.






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