Icheon Ceramics Village
TAGY Travel Korea
Icheon has been a valuable city for ceramic arts since originating in the Bronze Age. It was designated as a “City of Crafts and Folk Art" on the UNESCO Creative Cities Network in 2010. Here visitors can see a variety of Korea's finest ceramics such as Cheongja (celadon porcelain), Baekja (white porcelain), and Buncheongsagi (grayish-blue powdered celadon). Here, you can experience a pottery making class.
Icheon ceramics village tour
Icheon Ceramics Village produces traditional Korean ceramics, which are of high quality. The village became the center of traditional pottery during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) for about 500 years due to the easily obtainable materials in the areas. Icheon Ceramics Village was also the center of Joseon Baekja ceramics. Presently, about 80 pottery factories are congregated at the village, and about 300 pottery kilns are in use.
You can experience to see and learn how to make traditional Korean ceramics. Also, Icheon Ceramics Festival is internationally famous. It has been holding every year.
Mok-a Buddhist Museum
Mok-A Buddhist Museum was established to succeed and develop Korean traditional woodworking arts and Buddhist arts. This museum has been committed to the culture business as a professional private museum since the enshrinement ceremony of Maitreya.
Yeoju Premium Outlet
Yeoju Premium Outlets is Korea’s first premium designer outlet operated by Shinsegae Simon; a joint venture between the Korean conglomerate Shinsegae and Simon Property Group, No.1 company in the US outlet market industry. The exotic shopping atmosphere is separated into two buildings, A and B, and shoppers can also enjoy the beautiful outdoor landscape while shopping.
To complete ceramic you made takes more than two weeks. If you want to ship your ceramic to your place, shipping rate is on your expense.
09:00 Pick you up at your place
10:00-12:00 Icheon Ceramics Village
13:00-14:30 Mok-a Buddhist Museum
15:20-17:20 Yeoju Premium Outlet
19:00 Drop off hotel
Yeoju, Mok-a Buddhist Museum
- All admission fees to tourists sites ( Mok-a Buddhist Museum )
- Local English-speaking guide
- Roundtrip transfer service with private vehicle
- Personal expenses
- Experience traditional Korean ceramics fare
- Every meal