July is heating up! I’m sure you’ve read in the news that this summer will be the hottest one on record. The city of Daegu already has the reputation of being one of the hottest areas in the country. Are you looking for a place to stay cool and beat the heat? Look no further than the outdoor public swimming pool in the heart of Duryu Park.
Children and adults of all ages can have fun in this public facility.
There is an Olympic size pool for recreational swimming and several lanes designated for lap swimming.
There is also a large shallow depth swimming area with fountains and inner tubes for children. The area is surrounded with cabanas that offer shade during the hot afternoon sun.
And slides that are fun for everyone!
- You must wear a swimming cap in the pool.
- There are intermediate breaks every hour between swimming sessions when you must exit the pool.
- There are separate locker and showering facilities for men and women.
- Lockers are provided when you enter the changing room. You must give a deposit of 1,000won. You’ll get it back when you return your locker key.
Open period: Now ~ August 15, 2016.
Hours of operation: 10:00 ~ 18:00
Admission fee: Adults 2,000won, Youth 1,500won, Children 1,000won
Address: 197, Gongwonsunhwan-ro, Dalseo-gu, Daegu
Get off at Seongdangmot station (line 1), exit 1 or 3. Or get off at Duryu station (line 2), exit 14. Walking from both stations takes around 15mins or a 3-5 minute taxi ride. You can also take bus numbers: 202, 202-1, 452, 600, 618, 650, 706, 836.