Daejeon City invited citizens, saying that the 'Musu-dong Healing Forest', which had been created by utilizing the beautiful natural environment of Musu-dong, Jung-gu, is the best place to blow off corona stress.
Musudong Healing Forest was created by utilizing forest resources for 172ha of Oak Tree Forest for five years from 2016 to 2020. It is equipped with facilities such as a healing center, multi-purpose square, deck road forest road, wind bath, and observatory.
The Deck road Forest Road is a 1.5km barrier-free road, making it convenient for ordinary citizens as well as pedestrians who use strollers and wheelchairs.
Currently, it has been piloting free of charge since April considering the COVID-19 situation, and a professional forest healing instructor has been deployed to run six types of forest healing programs, including "warm" and "remember," and anyone can experience customized programs.
In particular, forest healing programs such as exercise healing, plant healing, and meditation healing are effective in skin diseases, depression, and job stress.
The Healing Forest Program can be booked at 042-270-6594 and will operate in compliance with quarantine guidelines, such as social distancing practices.
Lim Muk, director of the Daejeon City Environment and Green Area Bureau, said, "We hope that many citizens who are tired of COVID-19 will experience forest healing programs by using various physical environmental factors of forest healing.“