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Outdoor Swimming Pools Opened for Summer

Outdoor swimming pools opened from July 24 – August 23 at Oncheoncheon Citizens Park, Yeonje-gu. Swimming is free of charge. Pool opening hours are from 11:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.

Pool water is changed daily and lifeguards will be stationed.

For more information, please contact at (051)665-4981.

Another outdoor swimming pool also opened for the summer season from July 28-August 30 at Samnak Ecological Park, Sasang-gu.

There is a 1,500 square-meter adult pool with 60 cm to 1.2 meter water depth, a 500 square-meter entertainment pool with 30 cm water depth, a 200 square-meter infant-only pool with 30 cm water depth and convenience facilities including changing rooms, parasols, restrooms, shaded areas and a medical room for swimmers’ safety.

Besides the children’s swimming pool, the park also has various family entertainment facilities, which are free of charge, and a fountain,.

Pool opening hours are from 10:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.

How to get there: Walk 20 minutes from Sasang Station or Deokpo Station, Metro Line No. 2 or take Bus No. 123, 126 or 138-1 and get off at Samnak Ecological Park Bus Stop.

For more information, please contact the Busan Nakdong River Project Management Office at (051)310-4682 for Samnak Ecological Park. The pools may be closed due to inclement weather conditions.  

Source: Busan City News


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