An array of adventurous experiences are awaiting your presence in Downtown Seoul’s Songpa District. Lotte World is an expansive entertainment core of the city crediting itself with the World’s largest indoor theme park. Inaugurated in 1989, the Lotte World has expanded to include an outdoor theme park named Magic Island, a Korean folk museum, a mall, and many more enthralling attractions. A hub of entertainment, Lotte World is a popular tourist attraction in Korea. This gigantic enterprise brings thrilling rides, a calming lake, and dazzling festivities from Korea’s Seoul to yours. 

Highlights

Lotte World Korea is crafted to cater to you world-class experiences and adventures you won’t forget. A whole universe unto its own, there won’t be a boring minute inside this theme park. Take on the challenge of exploring the park and find out your favorites. Get your most comfortable shoes out, it is going to be a long and exciting journey. 

  • Lotte World hosts the biggest indoor theme park. The indoor park is packed with rollercoasters and other rides for an exhilarating experience. 
  • Adrenaline junkies would find rides like Gyro Drop and Gyro Spin exceptionally exhilarating. 
  • Go on a rich journey covering  500 years of Korean culture, heritage, and history at the Korean Folk Museum. 
  • Catch enchanting global trot daytime parades or nighttime light parades that happen throughout the year.
  • The outdoor park, Magic Island, sits majestically by the Seokchonhosu Lake and is the gateway to many water-themed, thrilling attractions. 
  • The Lotte World Aquarium is home to over more than 600 marine species. Explore the 13 different zones dedicated to different species from around the world. 
  • The Lotte World Mall is a fashion phenomenon hosting international and local brands. Accessible through the parks via an underground plaza, the Mall takes will take care of your every need in style. 
  • Standing at a height of 1,821 feet, the Lotte World Tower is the biggest skyscraper in the country. 
  • Go on a Hot Air Balloon ride and witness some of the most awe-inspiring views of the gigantic parks. 
  • Lotte World features Lotty’s Kidstoria - a quaint room with all your favourite characters from Alice in Wonderland. 

Explore Lotte World

There is a lot to explore at Lotte World Seoul. From heart-touching shows to heart-pounding thrills - there is a lot of ground to cover. Make your trip untroubled by discovering the different zones before you head out to the parks. 

Adventure 1F

Let your kids have some fun at the adventures on the first floor. Explore attractions like The Adventures of Sinbad, Camelot Carrousel, Drunken Basket, Lotty’s Kidstoria, Swing Pang Pang and so many more. Adults can enjoy The Conquistador and the Giant Loop rollercoasters at this zone. 

Adventure 2F

Things are fast and dangerous at the second-floor Adventure Zone. Hop aboard the French Revolution for a stomach-dropping 540-degrees turn. This inside rollercoaster will keep you on the edge of your seat. This zone also features a bumper car for adults.

Adventure 3F

On the third floor of this zone are 3 magical journeys - Jungle Adventure, World Monorail, and the Folk Museum. Voyage the jungle passing through dark caves and splashy rapids on a boat with the Jungle Adventure. World Monorail will take you around the Lotte World, the tour is enhanced with beautiful views of the park. 

Adventure 4F 

Invigorate your senses at the fourth-floor zone with theatrical productions, balloon rides, and jeep tours. The kids would love the Animal Theatre telling the story of piggy and princess. The Pharoah’s Fury is a 1-km long ride of Ancient Egypt. The Dynamic Theater will be a hair-raising experience for you. 

Magic Island** **

The outdoor park is called the Magic Island filled with exciting attractions. Discover thrilling rollercoaster rides, great swings, and even a ghost house! A lot of fun is in store at the Magic island including water rides like Geneva Cruise Lines and Load Nelson’s Armada.

Kidszone 

Space for little ones to discover their taste for the thrill, the Kidzone is full of fun and safe activities. Take them to Brother Moon and Sisters Sons for some giggles and stomach tickles. With the Boong Boong Cars, toddlers would set out to save Hansel and Gretel. This zone will keep your kids entertained and happy. 

Underland B1 

Find wild and whimsical in their happy abode - Underland B1 zone. Practice your aim with the 4D Shooting Theater and go on a quirky ride with the Dragon Train. Take a ride wild ride across a Valley and Jungle. Your kids’ would love a tour of the Fairy Forest with the Dream Boots.

Things To Do Lotte World

Lotte World Seoul, with its wide-ranging activities, is not your usual theme park. It is stocked with fancy attractions and shows. Rendezvous with various activities to do around the park.

Lotte World Attractions 

Fasten your seat belt as you take on some of the most adventurous rides in Lotte World. Thrill-seekers should try the Gyro Drop, French Revolution, The Conquistador, and other action-packed rides. The kids would have a gala as they totter from Swing Tree to the Balloon Ride and all the other fun rides. 

Lotte World Live Shows** **

Train your eyes to see what isn’t there and catch what is, as you get ready for the Magic Theatre. Lotte World hosts Illusionists and magicians from all over the world to dazzle the audience with their tricks. 

Lotte World Folk Museum 

Traverse South Korea’s history and cultural exhibition at the Lotte World Folk Museum. The serene place is etched with the traditions and transformations of Korea. Partake in programs organized by the Museum, aimed at sharing knowledge about the customs of Korea. This experience will be a riveting experience for everyone. 

Lotte World Ice Rink 

Step into Korea’s largest ice rink and skate to your heart’s content. Gather your friends and family to indulge in some hearty spins. Made from the brine freezing method and refined quality materials, the ice surface area of 2,076㎡ can accommodate more than 1,000 people at a time. 

Seoul Sky 

Seoul Sky is the World’s 5th tallest building with 123 floors. Climb high and take in the fantastic 360-degree views of Seoul. Rising from the aura of earth, water, and heavens and imbued with energy and traditional Korean motifs makes Seoul Sky one of the most striking attractions. 

Lotte World Aquarium 

Discover exquisite marine life at Seoul’s largest aquarium. Around 650 species are swimming around the 2,756-foot long route. This attraction can be enjoyed with the whole family. Don’t forget to look out for the Beluga Whale - a people favorite. Start your exploration at the Korean river zone and make your way through 5 different zones. 

Lotte World Undersea Kingdom** **

Calling all little captains to join Kai, Bibi, and Captain Galleon for an immersive underwater experience. Spread over 2 floors, the attraction will have kids riding a fish, exploring Captain’s ship, and a lot more. Look around at the Coral Village and tour around the Underwater Kingdom on your family Flying Whale. 

Shopping 

Bring back beautiful memories from the Lotte World Park packaged with love and care. Explore many gift shops like Lotty’s Emporium and Castle Cart to find the perfect souvenir for you and your loved ones. Your kids would also have a gala with aisles of soft toys, games, and more. 

Dining 

After all the adventure, sit back and enjoy great food at various Lotte World restaurants. Find comfort food at Lotteria, some popsicles at Ice Factory, and the perfect carnival food at Steff Hotdog. Whatever you chose, you’ll have a delicious time with your friends, family, and awesome food. 

Know Before You Visit

Navigate the Lotte World Seoul untroubled - know all the facts about it here. We bring you the timings, facilities, accommodation and more for smooth sailing. Get all the information you need about the park. 

Lotte World Theme Park is open daily from:

  • Friday to Sunday: 9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Monday to Thursday: 9:30 AM - 11:00 PM

Best Time To Visit :

  • Seoul in Springtime is heavenly. Enjoy breathtaking views of Seokchonhosu Lake with fallen cherry blossoms. Visiting in Summers is not recommended owing to the crushing holiday rush. The park is busiest during the weekends so we suggest a weekday for a relatively calmer experience. Step into the park in the morning for lesser crowds.

Address- 240 Olympic-ro, Jamsil-dong, Songpa-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Parking - Lotte world has parking available at the site.
Getting There-

  • By Car- You can book a taxi directly to 240 Olympic-ro Songpa-Gu to visit the park. There is no chance you’ll miss this majestic attraction. You can also drive down your car to the attraction.
  • By Metro- Line 2 and Line 8 of the Subway would get you to the Lotte World Theme Park. You should get off at the Jamsil Station Gate 4 which is for the Lotte World. 
  • By Bus- You can reach the attraction by taking the following bus routes :
    Green Bus - 3217, 3313, 3314, 3315, 3317, 3411, 3414, 4319
    Express Bus - 1007-1, 1100, 1700, 2000, 6900, 7007, 8001
    Blue Bus - 301, 341, 360, 362
  • Airport Bus - 6000, 6006, 6705, 6706A
  • To ensure the safety of the guests, Lotte World follows social distancing as a norm. 
  • Thermographic cameras are set up to take the body temperatures of the guests. 
  • Entry is allowed to people wearing masks. 
  • The surfaces are thoroughly sanitized and disinfected regularly. 
  • The Lotte World has 4 ATMs that can be used for withdrawal from any bank. All 4 floors have an ATM each.
  • First Aid is available on the Adventure 1F zone, near the Ice Rink, and in Magic Island. Sanitary Pads are also available at the Park. 
  • You can rent out lockers to keep your belongings safe for a minimal price. The lockers are available at Magic Island, Underland B1F, Adventure 1F, and Adventure 2F. 
  • There is a Muslim Prayer Room available at the Adventure 3F zone beside the exit of Jungle Adventure. 
  • You can find phone charging kiosks in Magic Island and at Adventure 1F. 
  • Two Baby Care Centers are located on the 1st floor of Adventure and one on the Magic Islands. These centers are facilitated with changing boards, water purifiers, basins, baby bottle cleaner, and a microwave. 
  • You can rent out strollers and wheelchairs from the Adventure 1F zone.
  • Wheelchairs are available for rent at the Lotte World from the 1st floor of Adventure. 
  • There are special offers and discounts for people with disabilities. 
  • Priority access is given to people with disabilities and an adult guardian. 
  • Alcohol, camera stands, bicycles, drones, battery-operated toys, and any kind of weapons are not allowed inside the park. 
  • Pets are not allowed inside the park. 
  • Smoking is only allowed in the smoking room which is located behind the Magic Island Bumper Car. 
  • Transfer of tickets is prohibited at the Lotte World. Guests are not allowed to buy or sell any unauthorized item on the Park grounds. 
  • Eating outside food is only allowed in the Picnic Areas 
  • It is imperative to follow all the rules of an attraction you are riding. No selfie sticks are allowed on the rides. 
  • Lotte Park is a popular destination for film or drama shootings. Please cooperate with the crew and Park staff while a certain attraction is being cleared for the shoot. 
  • The staff members should be treated with respect. Everyone is trying to be helpful so please don’t resort to improper language. 

Enjoy your time at Lotte World and know your way around by following these simple tips :

  • Buy a Magic Pass Premium to get priority access to rides and avoid long queues. Reserve these passes for popular rides. 
  • Pre-booking your tickets online enable you to use discounts and offers. 
  • Download the Lotte World App to navigate the space smoothly and getting updates about timings, shows, and other important information. 
  • Registering your physical tickets’ QR code on the App entitles you to free Magic Passes for rides. 
  • Check the itinerary on the app and do not miss out on incredible shows. 
  • Get the free audio guide at the Lotte World Folk Museum to understand the culture and history better.
  • Find Steff Hotdog on Adventure 1F zone and enjoy delicious European specialties.
  • Twosome Place on the 1st floor of Adventure is perfect for couples to share a cup of coffee and some sweet delights. 
  • Crystal Palace on Adventure 1F serves delicious Western comfort food. 
  • Aqua Plaza is set in an idyllic underwater ambiance on Adventure 1F 
  • Head to Ice Factory on level 2 of adventure for cooling down with some popsicle sticks. 
  • Angel In Us on Adventure 2F serves amazing coffee 
  • Enjoy some Chinese Fast Food at Shanghai on Adventure 2F 
  • Relax with a bubble tea at Gong-Cha on Adventure 2F 
  • Zhong Hwa La in the Magic Island brings to you new and delicious Chinese Quichen.
  • Enjoy the view and amazing food at the Lake Cafe in Magic Island. 
  • Cafe de Fleurs in the Magic Island is all about unique flavors and interesting twists. 
  • Gong’s Rice Balls serves nutrition and tasty delicacies. 

Here is a list of Hotels you can stay at while visiting Lotte World:

  • Signiel Seoul, just 0.4 kilometers from the Lotte World is a sight to behold. People looking for a luxury stay should look at this stellar place. 
  • Lotte Hotel World is the perfect place to stay - just 0.2 kilometers from the park. This opulent hotel offers great value for money 
  • Just 3.5 Kilometers away from Lotte World, Oakwood Premier Coex Center is a beautiful choice to spend a luxurious vacation. 
  • Lotte World Lake View Loft is 0.5 kilometers from the Park and offers a comfortable stay. 
  • Located 0.5 kilometers away from the park, Lake Tourist Hotel is a warm and welcoming stay. 
  • Rosana Business and Boutique Hotel is a sophisticated and modern place, just 0.6 kilometers away from the Park. 
  • Lotte Tower Rainbow House is a quaint and budget stay just a kilometer away from the Theme Park. 
  • The Sangju Hotel Seoul is located just 0.5 kilometers from the park and is a budget-friendly lodge. 
  • Hotel URI& offers great value for money and is just 3.6 kilometers away from Lotte World. 

Explore Lotte World and take home some memorable mementos from the world's biggest Indoor Themepark :

  • Lotty’s Emporium is located on Adventure 1F and pick out cute souvenirs for yourself and your loved ones. 
  • The Fantasy Gift Shop at Underland B1 is full of unique surprises and adorable soft toys. 
  • Your kids would love the Castle Cart in the Magic Island loaded with their favorite character toys. 
  • Find cute character collectibles at Island Gift Shop, Wild Tour Gift Shop, Character World, and Toy Plus. 
  • Capture your beautiful moments in time forever at the Hello WOW Photo on Adventure 1F. 
  • Sweet Tooths should hit the Sweet Zone on Adventure 2F. It is packed with candies of all kinds. 
  • Take your fashion game up a notch with trendy pieces from Kingdom Plaza on the 4th floor of Adventure. 
  • Things are getting sporty at the Nike, Adidas, and New Balance Stores. Pick out comfortable closet necessities here. Find these stores at the Park and Underland B1.

Frequently Asked Questions About Lotte World

What is the Lotte World?

Lotte World is an expansive theme park that is home to the World’s largest indoor adventure park. Lotte World is action-packed with a lot of attractions for adventure, relaxing, and everything in between. 

Is Lotte World open post-COVID-19?

Yes. 

Is it safe to visit Lotte World post-COVID-19? 

Yes. The park has mandated rules to keep the guests safe. 

Where is Lotte World located?

The Lotte World is located in the Songpa District of Seoul. 

What are Lotte World’s opening hours?

Lotte World Theme Park is open daily from:

What’s the best time to visit Lotte World?

Seoul in Springtime is heavenly. Enjoy breathtaking views of Seokchonhosu Lake with fallen cherry blossoms. Visiting in Summers is not recommended owing to the crushing holiday rush. The park is busiest during the weekends so we suggest a weekday for a relatively calmer experience. Step into the park in the morning for lesser crowds. 

How big is the Lotte World?

Sprawled over 13 hectares, Lotte World is a palatial attraction. 

How much time do you need at the Lotte World?

You need at least half a day to enjoy the park properly. 

What is unique about the Lotte World?

Lotte World features the World’s largest indoor amusement park. The grand park is packed with great adventures like the Gyro Drop and French Revolution. There is a World Folk Museum, an Ice Rink, and an Aquarium for the perfect family vacation. 

Is Lotte World an outdoor or indoor park?

Lotte World features both indoor and outdoor (Magic Island) parks. 

What are the best things to do inside Lotte World?

People with a taste for adventure should try the rollercoasters like Gyro Spin, Gyro Drop, and the Atlantis. There are a lot of fun things to do for the little ones like the Swing Tree and Brother Moon and Sister Suns. You should not miss the Aquarium and the World Folk Museum. 

Is Lotte World suitable for toddlers?

Yes. Lotte World has a lot of exciting attractions for toddlers. 

Is there any dress code inside Lotte World?

No. Wear comfortable clothes to enjoy all the rides. 

Is outside food allowed in the Lotte World? 

Yes, outside food is allowed inside the park but can only be consumed inside designated Picnic Areas. 

What type of restaurants does Lotte World offer? 

Lotte World has a lot of restaurants serving delicious food. You can choose to have a relaxing coffee or try out Chinese food. There are a lot of places that serve classic western food like pasta, hotdogs, and the like. 

Are there any ATMs available at Lotte World?

Yes, 4 ATMs are available at Lotte World, one on each Adventure floor. 

Are strollers and wheelchairs available inside Lotte World?

Yes. You can rent out wheelchairs and strollers on the 1st floor of adventure, near Magic Circle. 

Are lockers available inside Lotte World?

Yes. Lockers are available at different locations and varying sizes depending on your requirement. 

Is there a baby room inside Lotte World?

Yes, the baby room at Lotte World is facilitated with a changing board, water purifier, and other amenities. 

Is there a free parking space inside Lotte World?

The parking space has an hourly charge. 

Can children enter the Lotte World alone?

Children must be accompanied by adults at all times. 

Can I get First Aid at Lotte World?

Yes, First Aid and facilities to transfer the patient to the nearby hospital are available.