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Gyeongin Ara Waterway 경인 아라뱃길

  • +82-1899-3650, +82-31-999-7832
41 Jeongseojin 1-ro, Seo-gu, Incheon (경기도 김포시 고촌읍 아라육로270번길 74)

Ara Waterway flows downstream of the Hangang River to the West Sea.
In the 13th century, King Gojong, the twenty-sixth king of the Korean Joseon dynasty started the waterway construction for the first time, but it was discontinued due to technical obstacles and the difficult state of the country.

In 2011, Ara Wateway was finally completed. Along the main waterway are ports and water bridges. and people can enjoy the parkways and Ara-rium.


Utilization information

・Information : Cruise, Leisure Water Sports, etc.

・Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-1899-3650,

・Opening date : May 25, 2012

・Parking Facilities : Available

・Closed : N/A (Open all year round)

Available Facilities

Main facilities
Main Waterway
Terminal (Gyeongin Incheon Port Terminal, Gyeongin Gimpo Port Terminal)
Barrage (West Ara Barrage, Ara Hangang River Barrage)
Bridges (Cheongungyo Bridge, Baekseok Bridge, Geyang Bridge, Baekungyo Bridge)

Sightseeing facilities
Barrage Control Center
Ara Waterway Bridge

Information center, coffee shop, observation deck, restaurants, rest areas, toilets, etc.

Facility Utilization Fees




Korean Info. Service

* Operating hours: 09:00-18:00
* Inquiry for reservation of the service: +82-1899-3650

Interpretation Services Offered

Japanese: 09:00-18:00 / Chinese: 09:00-18:00
* Subject to change after July, 2015.
* Inquiry for reservation upon visiting: +82-32-561-1339

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[Subway + Bus]
Incheon International Airport Station (AREX Line), get off at Cheongna International City Station.
- Get on Ara Incheon Terminal shuttle bus 77-1.

41 Jeongseojin 1-ro, Seo-gu, Incheon


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