MUST SEE botanical garden in Juju Island!
The Yeomiji Botanical Garden is located in Jung-Mun Tourist Complex, the Jeju tourist Mecca, Jeju Island where mysterious natures and traditional cultures are alive. More than 1.4 million visitors have been warmly welcomed since the Yeomiji Botanical Garden was established in October, 1989. The Garden has been known as the best tourist attraction in Jeju Island.
The observation platform with 38 m height in the widely spread field - approximately 134,426 square yard(1 : 3.9537 yd²) and the indoor botanical garden - approximately 15,024 square yard(1 : 3.9537 yd²)- shaped into a sunflower, are proudly known as the largest Botanical Garden in the world. The outdoor botanical garden consists of 4 different cultural gardens and a variety of theme parks and also 2,000 different sorts of tropical & subtropical plants. Seasonal events are being held and shown yearly to all the visitors from all over the world.
It is well being displayed that the various plants such as Jack fruits of which fruit is nearly 40 kg, Papyrus which was firstly used as materials for paper in ancient Egypt, Mucho which can dance with music, insectivorous plants which can eat insects, etc and the precious & unique plants are surely observed as well. The Yeomiji Botanical Garden has been gradually improved by planting new species through the seed-exchange with 180 Botanical Gardens in 130 different countries in order to lead the Botanical Gardens in Korea.
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