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Worth the trip to the mountains

This was one of the most beautiful temples that I saw in Korea, mainly because of its location. You... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
cooling weather with very nice scenery

Very cooling weather during this period. nice scenery, same like in korea drama. recommend couple... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
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209, Sanae-ri, Songnisan-myeon, Boeun-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do 376-863, South Korea
+82 43-543-3615
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

This was one of the most beautiful temples that I saw in Korea, mainly because of its location. You will need to drive there or to get a bus, it takes three hours and a half from Seoul, so it's better if you do it...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Very cooling weather during this period. nice scenery, same like in korea drama. recommend couple, family and elderly. From Seoul to Songnisan take about 3hr journey. Return trip + admission cost about 75k won.

Thank JustJay29
Reviewed 29 September 2017

New rooms for templestay. You sleep on good mattresses. Car parking almost right in from of the rooms. Worth a stay especially walking in the morning or late evening when all the other people are gone and you have a temple for yourself. 2 short...More

1  Thank Maciej H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Personally, the temple itself does not have much to appreciate. It is the surrounding of the temple that makes this temple beautiful.The temple is the starting point of Sejo-gil, the beautiful hiking trail to Sesimjeong in Songnisan mountain. There are tranquil mountain lake, clean streams...More

Thank Bongwha Y
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I am surprised this temple has very few reviews on trip advisor. This was one of my favorite if not my favorite temple in the country. I highly recommend doing a temple stay here. It was one of the highlights of our trip. It is...More

Thank tkops21
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I came to Beopjusa for a two-day Templestay experience at the end of a business trip to Seoul. The bus from Seoul was billed as lasting 3.5 hours but it was actually well over four hours due to heavy traffic in Seoul, so I wound...More

Thank Voyageur613
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

I recommend come an visit this amazing and great temple. I had temple stay and enjoy a lot the experience. I encourage you to have a look here and also do some hiking.

Thank Refft
Reviewed 25 May 2016

My husband and I stayed at the temple through a Temple Stay program for two days and one night. It was an incredible experience. The temple is nestled in the mountains of a national park which provides incredible scenery and a majestic environment. We took...More

3  Thank Laura O
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Of all the temples, this was one which we felt less pressured to move round quickly. It also has a big standing buddha in Gold which holds in a basement lots of small buddha figurines. The walk was easy and you can add a big...More

1  Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Beautiful temple around 3 and a half hours from Seoul. It was amazing to be out of the hustle and bustle of the city and surprisingly there were very few tourists so it was a really peaceful environment. The temple is located in Songnisan national...More

1  Thank GirlyNomad
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