petite france

Petite France is a French styled village located in the unlikeliest location,  Gapyeong-gun, South Korea. Petite France was partially inspired by the French novel, Little Prince. Petite France is also referred to by some as Little Prince Theme Park. There is actually a memorial hall dedicated to Little Prince’s author, Antoine de Saint-Exupery.

Petite France is comprised of 16 French styled buildings. Visitors can actually stay overnight at the guesthouse located on the grounds. There are a variety of restaurants, shops,  and galleries located within Petite France.

Petite France is popular with visitors who are fans of Korean dramas. Petite France has been used as a shooting location for such Korean dramas such as; Beethoven Virus, Secret Garden, and most recently, My Love From The Star.

Visitors can move to and from various areas via a bus that has 23 different stops located within Petite France.


Popular nearby, compatible sites for a private tour in Gyeonggi-do:

Nami Island

Garden of Morning Calm

Cheongpyeong Lake

Gangchon Rail Bike



1063, Hoban-ro, Cheongpyeong-myeon, Gapyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do
경기도 가평군 청평면 호반로 1063


N/A (Open all year round)


Operating Hours 
Sun-Thu 09:00-18:00
Fri-Sat 09:00-20:00
* Last admission: 1 hour before closing.
* Please visit its official website for more information.


Admission Fees 
Adults: 8,000 won
Teenagers (Middle & High School Students): 6,000 won
Children (ages 3-Elementary School Students): 5,000 won
Seniors (ages 65 & above) / People with Disabilities: 6,000 won (proof of identification required)

* For groups of 20 people or more, please make a reservation by phone at least 7 days in advance before the intended visit date.