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Magoksa Temple

567, Unam-ri, Sagok-myeon, Gongju, Chungcheongnam-do 314-872, South Korea
+82 41-841-6220
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Extremely rude temple staff. Visit another temple instead - there are plenty in Korea.

I did a temple stay at Beopjusa temple two years ago and really enjoyed it – I was the only person... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
GirlyNomad
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Seoul, South Korea
a korean budhist temple established 640 AD

to reach the main temple we had to walk about 25 minutes on easy terrain shadowed by the trees and... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2016
bufejap
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jakarta
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  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
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3 Mar 2017
“Extremely rude temple staff. Visit another temple instead - there are plenty in Korea.”
28 May 2016
“a korean budhist temple established 640 AD”
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567, Unam-ri, Sagok-myeon, Gongju, Chungcheongnam-do 314-872, South Korea
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+82 41-841-6220
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

I did a temple stay at Beopjusa temple two years ago and really enjoyed it – I was the only person doing the temple stay and the Monks and the volunteers were all incredibly friendly and accommodating, but then when I decided to do another...More

Thank GirlyNomad
Reviewed 28 May 2016

to reach the main temple we had to walk about 25 minutes on easy terrain shadowed by the trees and along the sound of water coming from riverside of the track. we supposed to be served with the tea ceremony by the budhist monks, but...More

Thank bufejap
Reviewed 26 April 2015

There are temple with ,temple stay facilities where may stay people want experience meditation under monk's, guidance ,we were there with group and had experiences of relaxation by assembling bunch of beads,and testing lotus tea.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 25 May 2014

It's a nice place to come if you're around. The area is big and you can spend the whole day there for hiking. The temple is a little smaller than I imagined but it was nice. The best time for you to come here is...More

1  Thank Clover L
Reviewed 20 January 2014

It's one of the best temple I've seen in Korea. Authentic and old with a stream around it. I went there in winter but the best time to go there is in April-May or October. The bells are ringing and that makes the atmosphere really...More

1  Thank vityaz11
Reviewed 25 July 2013

This is a great place! I did the temple stay and really enjoyed everything. The hiking was incredible including amazing wildlife and plant life. The river was sparkling and beautiful. The temple itself was peaceful, authentic, and diverse. I would highly recommend this place for...More

2  Thank Halleybopp
Reviewed 10 March 2012

There are several hiking paths near the temple so it is possible to combine hiking with a temple visit. It is also a nice place to do a temple stay. It is easy accesible by bus from the old intercity bus terminal and there are...More

Thank veggiejeonju
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