Jeju Olle Walking Festival


2021 Jeju Olle Walking Festival

Now in its 12th year, the Jeju Olle Walking Festival takes place in Jeju’s most beautiful season, Autumn. It is a festival that keeps you going, and enjoying the culture, arts, performance, and local eats while hiking a route a day. More than 10,000 participants come from all around the world, including China, United States, United kingdom, Japan, Canada, and of course, Korea. We are also joined by volunteers, local residents who offer unique experiences and foods, and outstanding performers. The event is the largest festival of its kind on Jeju Island.

2021 Jeju Olle Walking Festival

2021 Jeju Olle Walking Festival: Walk Apart, Finish Together

Now in its 12th year, 2021 Jeju Olle Walking Festival will be held in a new and unique way. Abiding by social distancing and safety rules, the festival will last longer in wider area.

On each of 23 routes in the main island of Jeju (except Chuja-do, U-do and Gapa-do), a total of 966 participants walk every day. 40 participants per route , split into two groups with a trail leader in each group, explore the Jeju’s nature on foot.

Programs and performances arranged by local residents and sponsoring businesses will make you touched by Jeju’s nature. Immersed in beauty of Jeju, festival comforts and cheers all of you to get through this moment.

Time and distance apart, but of one mind, we all walk together.

  • From October 22nd (Fri) to November 16th (Tue), Two groups of 20 participants each depart on all routes.
    ※ Group 1 departs at 8:30a.m. and Group 2 at 9:30 a.m. Finishing time varies according to the route’s length and programs.
  • For flawless operation, we are having a rest day every Wednesday throughout the festival.
  • Please keep the Coronavirus Prevention Rules to stay healthy and safe at the festival.
  • If you click the representative image of each route below, you may take a tour of Jeju Olle Trail routes.