Visitors can see the scenic beauty of Seoraksan Mountain in the fast and most convenient way by using Seoraksan Cable Car. However, its service may be subject to suspension for the safety of passengers in the event of unexpected strong winds or adverse weathers. Only the return tickets are available. A discount is provided to those who have the Disabled Welfare Card Class 1 and 2 as well as National Meritorious Person Card. A 50% discount is provided to those who live in Sokcho as long as they present ID cards proving their residence in Sokcho. However, the senior citizens and groups are not eligible for discount. In order to board Cable Cars, passengers must buy tickets from the building of Seorak Cable Car and use the cable car on the platform five minutes before the boarding time. On the first floor of this building is a restaurant, on of second floor is a souvenir shop, and on the third floor is an observatory equipped with parasols and tables. Visitors can wait for cable cars coming, while using those additional facilities.