Overview of the Congress Greetings
Overview of the Congress
Forests present Healing
Hwasun County, Jeollanam-do, will host the "2023 International Forest Therapy Congress" from October 27 to 30, 2023.
This event consists of various forest experiences and nature therapy programs open to people of all ages and backgrounds, starting with forums with domestic and overseas experts.
The purpose of the 2023 International Forest Therapy Congress is to share the healing experience that forests offer with all citizens. It will serve as an opportunity for us to realize the significant impact of forests in relieving the stress of our daily lives due to the prolonged pandemic of COVID-19 and in adapting to a changing world.
The forest of Hwasun, enhances both physical and mental health through its natural immunity.
The 2023 International Forest Therapy Congress will be at the forefront of promoting the value and culture of healing.

You are invited to the 2023 International Forest Therapy Congress hosted by Hwasun County.
It is an opportunity to spend a relaxing time in beautiful spaces where you can enjoy the embrace of nature.
We hope you will have an experience of becoming one with nature in Hwasun's forests this autumn.

Date October 27, 2023 (Fri) – October 30, 2023 (Mon)/4 days
Venue Hwasun, Jeollanam-do (Including Manyeonsan Healing Forest, Hanium Culture Sport Center, Hancheon Natural Recreation Forest, etc.)
Main components - International Invitation Forum
- Demonstrations of forest therapy from domestic and international experts
- Forest-based Healthy Recipes Demonstrations
- Special performances, etc