Park Sun-ja (Kim Hae-sook) comes here with a bunch of friends for a day trip in episode 25 of Mother of Mine/My Prettiest Daughter in the World (세상에서 제일 예쁜 내 딸) (KBS2, 2019).
Park Cha-dol (Lee Jang-woo) and Baek Jang-mi (Han Sun-hwa) go here on a date in episode 1 of Rosy Lovers (장미빛 연인들) (MBC, 2014-15).
Lee Min-seok (Seo In-guk) and Jung Soo-young (Lee Ha-na) go also on a date here in episode 9 of High School King/High School King of Savvy/King of High School (고교처세왕) (tvN, 2014). They take a selfie in front of a statue ofWinter Sonata’s Kang Jun-sang and Jung Yoo-jin.
This island is Kang Jun-sang’s (Bae Yong-jun) and Jung Yoo-jin’s (Choi Ji-woo) secret place in Winter Sonata (겨울 연가/겨울연가) (KBS2, 2002-03). They hold hands here for the first time in episode 1 and their first kiss (she initiates it!) happens here as well in episode 2 while building snow men.
Nami Island [남이섬] is an island in the North Han River, located around 2,5 hours from Seoul, that’s been transformed into an amusement park. It became famous with the airing of the drama Winter Sonata. In 2019, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism –announced through the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO)– selected Nami Island as one of the ‘100 Must-Visit Spots in Korea’ for 2019-2020.
1 Namisum-gil, Namsan-myeon, Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, South Korea
강원 춘천시 남산면 남이섬길 1
(남산면 방하리 198)
Geolocation: 37.7899352, 127.5258072
There is a shuttle bus from Insa-dong/Namdaemun and Myeongdong that brings you directly to the Island.
— submitted by Marion KDL
— Photos taken by © sianiam, March 2019