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Off the beaten track

This is totally worth it, even off the beaten track! Enjoy the drive up, and then walk around this... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
kangelini
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Hong Kong, China
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A Temple built in the mountains

The Sangwonsa Temple is just one of the many temples built on the side of a mountain in the Odaesan... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
Rich L
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Richmond, Canada
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21 May 2018
“Off the beaten track”
27 Jan 2018
“A Temple built in the mountains”
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1211-14, Odaesan-ro, Dongsan-ri, Jinbu-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do 25318, South Korea
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This is totally worth it, even off the beaten track! Enjoy the drive up, and then walk around this beautiful site. Most people will stop at Woljeongsa, but this is a lovely spot to accompany.

Thank kangelini
Reviewed 27 January 2018

The Sangwonsa Temple is just one of the many temples built on the side of a mountain in the Odaesan Mountains. It is not all that easy to get there and does take some work but it is well worth it. We parked in the...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

A very beautiful temple with relatively easy road access to a nearby car park. Take the effort and hike up a steep climb of about 2km to find more temples and a hike to the top of Birobong peak!

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is an awesome temple, but note that it is very physically demanding to get to the temple, so be aware of that.

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Reviewed 5 July 2015

A very old temple that is nice to visit the original temple was burned down in 1946 so what you see is the result temple but there is still a lot of history. Very colorful temple, great for pictures. There is a small fee for...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2013

In 2007 I have been to S-Korean. I stayed at Sangsonsa Temple for 8 Months as practice Korean Buddhism, Cultural, Traditional and learning Korean too. I was facing many problem because of communication with Korean but they helped me a lot of Korean practicing. I...More

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