General Information

Visa


Nationals from visa-exempted countries are allowed to visit the Republic of Korea without a visa and stay in the country for up to 30 or 90 days. Participants are required to check with the Korean Embassy in their respective countries to clarify visa conditions and details. For visa requirements and other related information, participants can also refer to: www.visa.go.kr

Electricity


The electrical currents in Korea are 220 volts, 60 Hertz and the outlet has two round holes.

Weather


The average annual temperature of Suncheon City is 25 to 30 degrees Celsius. Participants may check the weather forecast here.

Currency


The currency in the Republic of Korea is the Korean Won (KRW). Most hotels, restaurants, and shops accept major international credit cards including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JBC, and Union Pay. Foreign-issued ATM cards may have limited use. In this regard, it is recommended to exchange currency at the airport upon arrival. Some markets and small shops may only accept cash. For the latest conversion rates, you may access: https://www.xe.com