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    Pyeongchang Special Edition of the Discover Seoul Pass Pyeongchang Special Edition of the Discover Seoul Pass

    On November 1, 2017, the Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) launched the Pyeongchang Special Edition of the Discover Seoul Pass that is eligible for discounts of up to 50% at 95 large resorts and tourist attractions in the Gangwon area. 5,000 cards will be made available for sale and can be used from the release date until March 31, 2018.

    ‘Discover Seoul Pass’ is a tourist pass for foreigners that provides free admission at 21 tourist attractions in Seoul and discount benefits at 13 performance events and duty free shops. It also has a transportation card function which becomes activated after recharging the card.

    In addition to the current Seoul Pass benefits, 61 discount benefits have been added including benefits at 10 large resorts in the Gangwon area including Alpensia, High 1 and Phoenix Hotels & Resorts, as well as at leading tourist attractions including Daegwallyeong Sheep Ranch and Jeongseon Railbike. The pass also provides discounts for rental car services, shuttle buses and cruise ships. Seoul Pass holders will be given incentives in connection with lodging sharing sites.

    New benefits in the Seoul area were also added including free admission to the Seoul Plaza Skating Rink during the winter season and discount at the Paradise Walker Hill Casino (Gwangjin-gu), Marigold Hotel (Mapo-gu). The price is the same as the previous Seoul Pass. 39,900 won for 24 hours and 55,000 won for 48 hours.

    The pass is available for purchase starting on November 1, 2017 at 25 off-line venues including the CU Convenience Store inside the Incheon International Airport, the Myeongdong Tourist Information Center and 12 on-line sites including One More Trip (www.onemoretrip.net)