The ‘2023 National Sokcho Saigil Nordic Walking Festival,’ hosted by Sokcho City, Gangwon Province, and co-hosted by the Sokcho City Sustainable Development Council, will be held on the 21st in the Yeongryang Lake area. According to the city on Tuesday, the Nordic Walking Festival was organized to mark the 60th anniversary of the city’s promotion to a sports and health city and to foster a boom in walking routines through the realization of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The event also aims to attract tourists in connection with the Sokcho Saigil, a new type of tourism brand that walks around 안전놀이터 the city center. The event will be held by touring the Jangsa-Yeongnyeongang Beach Road and Yeongnyeong Lake Road. Sokcho City formed an organizing committee for the festival on the 5th.