Optional programme: Busan and Jinju 🏮

After the main programme of the AGM in Busan, participants are invited to enjoy Optional programmes to explore Busan’s attractions and then the Namgang Yudeung Festival in Jinju, South Korea on Saturday 22nd October!

Registration for the optional programme is first-come, first-served. All spots have been reserved.

  • Saturday 22nd October 2022

Discover Busan

08:45 โ€“ 09:00  Gathering at Hotel Lobby

09:00 โ€“ 09:40 Bus from hotel to Haedong Yonggungsa Temple)

09:40 โ€“ 11:00 Haedong Yonggungsa Temple) visit

11:00 โ€“ 11:30 Bus from Temple to Haeundae Beach

11:30 โ€“ 12:30 Haeundae Beach visit

12:30 โ€“ 13:30 Lunch

13:30 Bus transfer to La Valse Hotel, Busan Station or Jinju

Experience the Jinju Lantern Festival

13:30 Departure from Busan (Dasot restaurant)

15:30 – 16:10 Arrival in Jinju and check-in at New Raon Stay Hotel

16:10 – 16:30 Departure to Reception site (Dongbang Hotel)

16:30 – 18:00 Reception and Dinner

18:00 – 21:30 Experience making Yudeung (floating lantern)

Cruise tour in Namgang

Tour around festival sites

21:30 Return to Hotel

  • Sunday 23rd October 2022

8:30 Check-out and departure to Incheon International Airport

14:30 Arrival at Incheon International Airport


  • The schedule may be changed due to circumstances.
  • Date and time is in KST.

Photo credit: City of Jinju