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Imagine Korea - KTO's new global brand

An Exciting New Brand for Korea Tourism

We have developed a new brand for Korea tourism to better express Korea to enthusiasts around the world and use this momentum to usher in a new era of Korea tourism with the vision of reaching 20 million visitors.

Click to 'Imagine Korea'

Read what the press are saying about holidaying in Korea in our online press library.

Browse Korea Press Library

The Luxurious Heart of Seoul

Amid the frenetic pace and ultra-modern architecture, Jeff Mills discovers pockets of calm and unwavering traditions in South Korea’s capital city, Seoul.

Land of Dragons

Skiing in South Korea and Japan Nick Dalton of the Daily Express reviews the wonders of winter time Korea.

Flying the Flag

Katie McGonagle of Travel Weekly, one of the UK's leading travel industry publications writes about how Korea is the up-an-coming star in Asia.

Seoul - South Korea

Seoul makes the Guardian's Hot List of where to go on holiday. You need to scroll down the list to read their piece on how the South Korean capital gives Tokyo a run for its money.

10 reasons why you should visit South Korea

Henry Wong of the London Evening Standard reports on South Korea's unexpected mix of high fashion, awe-inspiring history and Instagrammable scenery.

Return of the Mermaids

National Geographic Magazine reports on the mermaids of Jeju Island.

Read what the press are saying about holidaying in Korea in our online press library.

Browse Korea Press Library

Memories of our Grand Dinner Reception at Claridge's and the Korea Mice Roadshow

The Korean Tourism Organisation has produced a comprehensive online magazine promoting the many, many ways in which travellers can experience incredible adventures that await in South Korea.

Explore the Ocean

  • Canoe & Kayak
  • Rafting
  • Yachting
  • Scuba Diving

Explore the Mountains

  • Rock Climbing
  • Rail Bike
  • ATV

Explore the Riverside

  • Bike Riding

Explore the Sky

  • Paragliding
  • Zipline

Special Activities

  • Natural Eco Tours
  • Snow Tours
  • Challenge Tours
  • DMZ Tours


  • Korea Festival Calendar

Browse through the adventures featured in the online magazine below; to get started just click in the centre of the magazine for it to fill the screen and allow you to turn pages. Once finished just click your escape key (esc) to return to this page.



Alternatively you can read the magazine offline by downloading 'Unexpected Adventures' as a PDF
(Please note this is a large file of 18 MB).