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Jeonjin 1-ri, Ganghyeon-myeon, Yangyang-gun, Gangwon-do 215-853, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in Yangyang this temple is right on the coast. Well worth viewing. We spent about an hour here and were kept busy taking photos of the various buildings. Of particular note is the area near the large religious statue at the highest point. An...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tony B
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

You cant miss this spot. A beautiful mix of nature and history set in a magnificent position. Take your time and soak up the beauty of this area. Well worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank adventureguyNZ
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favorite temples in Korea, rivaling the Haedong temple in Busan. Apart from its beauty and scale, you are in close proximity to Naksan beach and also to several boats should you want to go out for a day of fishing.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TravelAngler725
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The temple complex is nearby Naksan beach and easy to reach, there is also paid parking available. It is a decent size area, beautiful grounds, amazing views, a nice walk. on the very top is a big statue and the views are fantastic. On the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GlobetrotterJ16
Reviewed 11 June 2018

1. They sell local drinks, and it was very tasty and the view was also nice. 2. During summer, it can get really hot(not much shades); but during winter time it's cold and very windy. 3. If you bring a stroller, it's doable but can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SunnyCha
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful temple and grounds. Be prepared for a lot of stairs up and down. It has great views of the ocean and surrounding beaches. A lot of history!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 331marilynm
Reviewed 12 May 2018

The vast majority of this Temple complex was destroyed by a fire in 2005 and rebuilt shortly thereafter. No matter. It’s still beautiful. Loved the rocky shoreline area which contains the furthest east point on the Korean Peninsula. People come here to be the first...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 2 February 2018

It is a Buddhist temple located in Gangwon provinve,near Sea of Japan (East Sea, Pasific Ocean ). It is about 4 hoours by bus from Seoul. This temple is one of the famous point to overlook the East Sea. It was built on a hill....More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank trvyahodan
Reviewed 15 December 2017

In last Korean winter, i can saw Beautiful Snowy Buddhist temple ! That was Naksansa Temple in Kangwondo Naksan. There is very quiet and peaceful, I highly reccommend you.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Curious744595
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The Uisangdae Pavilion is under construction; what a pity! Nevertheless our guide recommended that we visit Hongryeonam (small temple built in a stone cave) instead. The grounds were serene and peaceful, but the views were not exactly what I had been expecting. All my photos...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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