Imjingak in Paju – South Korea New Year Fireworks 2017

Although Koreans celebrate their New Year – Seollal according to the Lunar Calendar, they also celebrate New Year on 1st January with great enthusiasm.

Imjingak is a park located on the banks of the Imjin River in the city of Paju, near the border village of the Panmunjom that separates the two Koreas since the Korean War. This place is know for its New Year Celebrations and Fireworks.

Here, fireworks explode in the sky to celebrate the New Year at the midnight and there is a tradition of Burning of Daljips,  a wooden hut built on top of a hill. Massive number of people come here to see these celebrations.

The place is located around 45 – 50 Kms from Seoul, the capital of South Korea. So if you happen to be here for you New Year celebrations then dont forget to visit Seoul and see famous places and monuments in Seoul like – Gyeongbokgung, Lotte World, Namdaemun, 63 Building, Namsan Park and N Seoul Tower, Jongmyo, Jogyesa, Bukhansan National Park, Changdeokgung, Deoksugung, etc…

Apart from Paju, New Year Fireworks display and concerts also take place in other major cities of South Korea like – Busan, Daegu, Daejeon, Seoul, etc.

If you are not present there in South Korea during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of New Year 2017 Fireworks Display from Paju.

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Imjingak in Paju – South Korea New Year Fireworks 2017 Display Live Telecast / Streaming :

South Korea falls in GMT/UTC + 9:00 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year five hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.

In South Korea, you can watch New Year 2017 Celebrations & Fireworks LIVE on TV Channels like KBS TV1, MBC TV, SBS TV, etc.

To watch South Korea New Year 2017 Fireworks LIVE Streaming on internet you have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.