Last updated: 28 Jul 2023
Kangwon Land(High1 resort) is
Established under the Special Act on the Assistance to the Development of Abandoned Mine Areas, Kangwon Land strives for balanced development among regions by promoting the economy of abandoned mine areas that have fallen to the wayside due to the run-down coal industry.
Kangwon Land features the only casino among 17 casinos in Korea that is open to local citizens, and High1 Resort, a resort-brand complex where you can enjoy nature, relaxation, and popular attractions.
In this way, we contribute to improving the lives of the public and promoting national happiness by leading the leisure vacation culture.
In addition, it is developing into a top tourist hub in Korea through continuous investment and integration with the tourism business that is being planned and developed in the surrounding vicinity.
[Brief introduction of main facilities]
① High1 Grand Hotel: 5-star hotel located at 800m above sea level, Korea’s highest height
High1 Grand Hotel provides a variety of suites from standard rooms where guests can enjoy the best service at affordable prices to the Presidential Rooms, which boast the best standards.
There is a large-scale convention center that successfully held Asia's first FIS general meeting, coupled with an international conference hall, various banquet halls, and a number of restaurants offering assorted delicacies from the sea.
At this venue, there are various performance culture such as K-POP groups, as well as year-round firework shows that radiate the night sky for all to enjoy.
② High 1 Ski : Korea's leading world-class luxury ski resort
Boasting the best ski slopes and man-made snow quality highly praised by the national team and skiing & snowboarding enthusiasts, High1 Ski Resort is a premium ski resort equipped with numerous slopes of a total length of 21km on 18 trails, including slopes certified by the World Ski Federation (FIS), and world-class facilities.
In particular, the only 4.2km beginner trails starting from the peak in Korea provides the best experience for beginner skiers.
③ High1 Water World: Exciting and thrilling waterpark world!
High1 Water World in a luxurious European classic style, is an entertainment water park in the forest that contains first-class clean valley water from the Baekdudaegan Mountain Range. Korea's tallest 3m megaton wave pool, an all-sided glass pool with a transparent floor, outdoor spa, healing zone, and Korea's largest indoor zone provide thrilling and enjoyable relaxation all year-round.