Wonsan-Mt Kumgang International Tourist Zone is a typical tourist area in Korea.
At both ends of the area there locate a port city of culture-Wonsan and the most beautiful mountain-Mt Kumgang, thus forming the complex of natural and sociocultural tourist resources.
Along the coast the area links Wonsan to world famous Mt Kumgang. Here the tourist resort at beach harmonizes well with the picturesque tourist resort in mountain.
From the olden times this area has been famous for the relatively warm climate, magnificent peaks resulting from kaleidoscopic natural wonder, and stirring waterfalls.
As well, here newly built Masikryong Ski Resort and reconstructed Songdowon International Children`s Camp.
This area also includes the Kosan Combined Fruit Farm which is famous for its scenery called "The sea of apple orchards at the foot of Chol Pass" and Sepho Area Livestock Farming Base, so it provides favourable conditions for tourist activities.
Wonsan-Kalma Coastal Tourist Area is newly being built to expand its capacity along the beautiful Korean East Sea coast, which is rare to be seen in the world, and now it is taking its shape as a profitable tourist area that ensures the artistic reciprocity, compatibility and connectivity.
Before long Wonsan City will be wonderfully built into a sea park city, and Myongsasipri(4-kilometer beautiful sand) will become Inpasipri(4-kilometer tide of people), and a comprehensive and international tourist area.
Most of tourist service facilities are arranged in Wonsan and Mt Kumgang, and such facilities like Masikryong Hotel which has been already erected are brisk.
Now Wonsan-Mt Kumgang International Tourist Zone is being built into the international tourist zone with comprehensive and international competitive power that will arouse the world’s surprise and envy once again.
It is also being developed into the one convenient for the travel by air, water, rail or bus from everywhere as it has Kalma International Airport, Wonsan Port, Kosong Port and complete substructure including railway and highway.
From Wonsan to Mt Kumgang, lagoons like Lake Sijung, Lake Tongjong, Lagoon Chona and famous mineral waters are distributed. Ullim Falls area, Sogwang Temple area and Thongchon area are being developed into the cultural resorts individually and attract peoples' growing expectation and attention.
Mt Kumgang International Tourist Zone offers comprehensive and various tourist services available in mountain, lake and sea.
Mt Kumgang has a lot of tourist sections and scenic spots like Kuryong Pool, Manmulsang, Sea Kumgang and various tour types including mountaineering, spa bathing, sea bathing and fishing.
Mt Kumgang which was registered as a world biosphere reserve, has favorable conditions for developing eco-tourism with its biodiversity.
Many tourists are coming to Wonsan-Mt Kumgang International Tourist Zone continuously to enjoy the beauty and benefit of nature, and more and more tourists will visit here to have a pleasant rest in the future.