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Maisan Mountain

Jinan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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Good trail with beautiful mountain view..

CY ( 17.12.04 ) I and my wife visited this mountain for walking trail. The mountain was not... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
CanisHan
,
Guri, South Korea
Nice trek and easy day trip from Jeonju

Made this day trip on October 2017 on a nice Sunday from Jeonju. It took me some time to find out... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
anjacasper
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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“bus terminal” (3 reviews)
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Jinan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

CY ( 17.12.04 ) I and my wife visited this mountain for walking trail. The mountain was not higher than I think, and had good trail. The view of mountain was special and beautiful. We enjoyed walking and good mood. The shape of mountain was...More

1  Thank CanisHan
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Made this day trip on October 2017 on a nice Sunday from Jeonju. It took me some time to find out the logistics, but once I knew, it worked out well. Best option is to take the direct bus from Jeonju to the South Gate...More

7  Thank anjacasper
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

It is worth visiting Tapsa Temple and Maisan. Although there are many steps, it is still manageable, just go on your own pace. Great photos on a beautiful day.

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Reviewed 7 December 2015

To see all of pagodas, you will be hiking very challenging up and down the wooden staircases, but it’s worth every steps. To found out one person built the numerous pagodas without glue and to see how they have survived all these years, it was...More

Thank Kris C
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Reviewed 15 November 2015

After a nice hike, we visited Maisan Tapsa temple. Here Gapryong Lee, a retired scholar, built numerous pagodas - one stone at a time - over a period of decades. It is said that he built 108 towers over 30 years from 1885. Only 80...More

Thank Ingrid70
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

This moutain is peculiarly shaped like donkey ears. Two great peaks are conglomerate rocks are still weathered by water and wind. At the foot of this moutain, there are a hermitage called Tower Temple and 108 big stone pagodas.built by a scholar out of buddhist...More

Thank Pan-Bong H
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Reviewed 25 April 2015

Cherry Blossoms are everywhere in South Korea, the Maisan Mountain area is one of the best country park in South Korea. A good walk all the way up by the road, a rather easy walk to the top, basically any casual shoes should be ok....More

Thank Daniel C
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

This tiny park can easily been seen in a day. There are a few (maybe one) direct busses from Jeonju Station, or you can catch a regular bus from Jeonju to Jinan and either walk (a long walk!) or catch a taxi from Jinan. If...More

3  Thank Sonia K
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Reviewed 27 December 2014

I came to the mountain a little bit late in the afternoon so I couldn't enjoy much. But the scene is too beautiful. The more I walk to to top, the more beauty I seen. Actually it will be a little bit hard to go...More

1  Thank Son_H_Tran
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Reviewed 9 May 2014 via mobile

This is my first visit to Mount Mai. The literal Chinese translation is Horse Ear Mount. The reason is that this park is located between two hills that appeared to be like the horse ears. We hired a jumbo taxi for the day for KRW...More

2  Thank IshahOz
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