Suncheon International Garden Expo starts on April 20th


Suncheon International Garden Expoe @ Yonhap News

The International Garden Exposition Suncheon Bay Korea 2013 will be held in Suncheon,  about 400 kilometers south of Seoul, from April 20 under the theme of “Garden of the Earth. The opening ceremony will be held at the venue 5:00 p.m., Friday. The Expo will be last until to October 20, 2013.

The festival will offer a wide range of exhibition content through four major districts — Arboretum Zone, Wetland Center Zone, World Garden Zone, and Wetland Zone — in its venue of 1.11 million square meters.

Suncheon Bay Garden Expo 2013 provides a great chance to experience a variety of garden styles (photo @ Suncheon City).

The venue will include 83 types of gardens, including 11 sites boasting exotic views, as well as the ECOGEO Greenhouse, Suncheon Literary Museum and Suncheon Bay International Wetland Center.

Suncheon Bay, Venue for International Garden Expo 2013

Suncheon Bay, located near the exhibition site with its size reaching 2.6 million square meters, is also anticipated to take a role as one of the major tourists’ destinations during the six-month event.