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Special Entry arrangements for the Jeju Island

Eligible foreigners
  - Nationals of all countries not allowed visa-free entry into Korea (save for the exceptions listed below) that enters
Via Jeju airport for tourism or transit.
Special entry arrangements for Jeju island is denied to nationals of the following 11 countries.
  - Iran, Iraq, Sudan, Libya, Cuba, Syria, Macedonia, Palestine, Afghanistan, Nigeria and Ghana
Duration of stay : Up to 30 days
Permitted area / range : Jeju island
Conditions of entry : Those that arrive directly into Jeju island by flights or ships.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade : http://www.mofat.go.kr/english/visa/apply/index.jsp


Electricity

The electricity supply commonly used in Korea is the 200-volt 60Hz system. Because most newly built hotels and houses have the 220-volt wiring installed, you are advised to check your electronic equipment beforehand.

Climate

The annual average temperature in JEJU Island is relatively low, compared with other places at the same latitude, due to cold winter seasons, an influence of continental climates, and summers that do not become too hot due to cool oceanic currents. The average annual temperatures of JEJU are reported to be 15.5℃ and 21.5℃of June's average temperatures.

Currency

The Korean local currency is the Won. Major foreign currencies that can be exchanged at banks, hotels, and the airport include the US Dollar, Japanese Yen, Euro, and UK Sterling. Most hotels, restaurants, and shops accept major international credit cards including Visa, American Express, Diners Club, Master Card, and JBC. Foreign-issued ATM cards may have limited use.