The torch for the PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games, that arrived in the nation from Greece on November first, has finally arrived in its host province.  

After 82 days of circulating the country, the Olympic torch on Sunday finally arrived in the northern province of Gangwon.

Starting with Cheorwon County, the torch will stop off at 18 cities and counties throughout the province before it reaches PyeongChang, where the opening ceremony for the Winter Games will be held on February ninth.  

For the torch relay in the province, more than 12-hundred people are expected to march a total of 818 kilometers, under the theme of "Let Everyone Shine" through early February.