Spirited Garden has seven small gardens to walk through and contemplate.
Facilities include an 3-story observatory cafe with homemade roasted coffee (Jamaica Blue Mountain, Hawaiian Kona, Yemen Mocca) and homemade iced citrus drinks.
Their lunch buffet focuses on healing and a balanced diet (salmon, Jeju bulgogi marinated pork, fried chicken, Jeju pork sausages, sweet and sour pork, fresh bread, rice, hearty soups, salad, fruit, etc.) It is served to visitors to the garden from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Open daily. Summer hours are 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Fees: 12,000 won for adults, 10,000 won for youths, children up to elementary school 7,000 won
Healing food buffet: 18,000 won for visitors over age 14, 10,000 won for children
※Please note that the operation of drones is prohibited.
This garden is recognized for its “unique spirit of creation, commitment, philosophy and art fuse into a farmer’s dreams, bringing beauty, inspiration and leading to contemplation.”
It has been visited by many heads of state, including Chinese Presidents Jiang Zemin, Hu Jintao, and Xi Jinping. The garden was introduced in the textbook for 9th graders in China titled “History and Society” as a symbol of Korean spirit “pioneer spirit and progressiveness, perseverance, and ceaseless endeavor”.