Do you feel like going back to your childhood and want to enjoy some thrill and excitement without going out of Seoul? Then, Lotte World is the perfect answer for you.
Lotte World is world's biggest indoor amusement theme park built in 1989. The amusement park is a whole package of entertainment, museum, aquarium, hotel, sports center and heaps of shopping opportunities. Above all, most importantly it is located in the city and you can access there very easily via public transportation as well. For so many reasons, Lotte World has been highly loved by Koreans for the last couple of decades and it surely deserves it.
One of the most popular Lotte World rides in the amusement park includes Flume Ride, Gyro Drop, Gyro Swing, Camelot Carousel(Merry-go-round), French Revolution, Atlantis Rollercoaster, Giant Loop, etc. Since VR is so in these days, the park has added some of the technology to the existing facilities to take it up a notch.
There's an Ice Rink as well which is open all year round. Lotte World has a lot more than just fun, offering a small pet zoo and a Korean folk museum.
Lotte World Aquarium is designed with the motto " a place for understanding among people and the sea." This Lotte World aquarium is one of the largest in the city, with two levels for visitors to explore. Enjoy the various themed corners, spot marine life from rivers to coastal shore and sea.
Address : 240, Olympic-ro, Songpa-gu, Seoul (Jamsil station, Line2)
Inquiries : +82-1661-2000
- Mon ~ Thu : 09:30 - 22:00
- Fri / Weekends : 09:30 - 23:00
Lotte World Ticket Prices
- Admission only: Adults 38,000 / Teens 34,000 / Children 31,000
- One-day Ticket : Adults 55,000 / Teens 48,000 / Children 44,000
-Lotte world Magic pass :
If you are especially not keen on being in a long queue, you can get the special ticket which is 'Lotte world magic pass'. With this magic pass, you can skip the queue, and enjoy the attraction straight away. You can get them on 'Magic pass applicaiton', at kiosk or magic pass ticket machine.
- After 4pm :
If you are too busy to spend all day at Lotte World, i would highly recommend you to buy 'after 4 pm ticket' which literally you can use after 4 pm, and the price is about 10,000 won cheaper than full day ticket.
* Visit the official Lotte World website and discover more.
If you'd like to explore more around Lotte World area, of course there are some extra fun nearby. You have different options from Seokchon Lake, Olympic park to go for a stroll, to Bangidong Meokja Golmok(which is translated "Bangi-dong Let's eat alley") to try out much more decent local Korean food than you've seen or eaten at Lotte World.
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