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Danyang County Opens South Korea’s First Alpine Slide


DANYANG, Oct. 14 (Korea Bizwire)Danyang County in North Chungcheong Province opened a new Mancheonha Alpine Slide on Monday in the Mancheonha Theme Park.

The county invested 1.6 billion won (US$1.39 million) to build the country’s first alpine slide.

The Mancheonha Slide is a cylinder-type slide allowing riders to lay down on a mat and rocket down the course.

The cylinder slide is 264 meters long, has 32 transparent acrylic windows and features 12 sharp curves for maximum enjoyment.

Riders can enjoy a maximum speed of 30 kilometers per hour.


The slide is run by five operating staff in charge of offering assistance with safety and equipment before enjoying the ride.

The entrance fee is 13,000 won (US$11.35) per adult.

Image Credit: Danyang County Office / photonews@koreabizwire.com

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