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Interesting surprise

We accidently stumbled upon this temple when hiking down from Baegudae peak in the Bukhansan park... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Ldhooge
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Weelde, Belgium
Getting there is like a pilgrimage and very worth it

Trying to get information on how to get there was an adventure in itself. So -- i thought i'd share... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Yappas
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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31 May 2018
“Interesting surprise”
19 Jun 2017
“Getting there is like a pilgrimage and very worth it”
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We accidently stumbled upon this temple when hiking down from Baegudae peak in the Bukhansan park. It's a fairly big temple with beautiful decorations. It's a long way from the city center but accessible with public transport and a 40min walk or shuttle bus.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Trying to get information on how to get there was an adventure in itself. So -- i thought i'd share with you. Before that, why would you choose this? It would be a gorgeous trip if in fall or early spring when the leaves turn....More

2  Thank Yappas
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Here is a temple high up a mountain , temple arranges shuttle bus to take the visitors from the station. Rock carved Buddha has big importance for the Buddhist and there is a peaceful meditation area in front of the Buddha.

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Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Absolutely loved the temple. Didn't expect it to be so refreshing and windy in hot Korean summer. And the mountain creeks around are very very cold even in summer, just relaxing and cool. Absolutely recommend you to take a taxi from Suyu station because it...More

Thank Oleg G
Reviewed 8 March 2015

It has an excellent view and many different buildings, statue areas, and fountains. It's the best temple in Seoul. It's also at the base of the Baegundae hike on Bukhansan mountain as well as near Ui-dong, a popular mountain area with outdoor restaurants.

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 30 May 2013

I have visited many different temples in Korea and although the best ones are in the mountains of southeast, I would visit this one if you want to experience little bit of great experience within Seoul. Many of temples in Seoul are within the city...More

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