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Address: 216 Unsu-ri, Daehang-myun, Gimcheon, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
Phone Number: 82-54-436-6084
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A wonderful temple experience!

Jikjisa is a great place to go to if you want to experience some local culture. Is has a lovely sculpture park and the temple is amazing!! Also, they have traditional restaurants... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Gimcheon, South Korea
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Gimcheon, South Korea
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jikjisa is a great place to go to if you want to experience some local culture. Is has a lovely sculpture park and the temple is amazing!! Also, they have traditional restaurants to eat at, a must try!!

Thank Renondrea
Guri, South Korea
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928 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

C1 ( 2015.08.07 ) This temple was bigger than I think. As like as another excellent temple, this temple had good atmosphere and air. There was good for walking though temple with fresh air, wind sound, and beautiful view. Always in the tempe, I felt cosiness.

Thank HanJuyoung
Chicago, Illinois
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Gorgeous temple and grounds in the hills of Gimcheon. The abundant cherry blossoms were blooming, not only pretty, but smelled soooo good. Some limited English spoken here. It is so peaceful and beautiful. My 16 year old and I stayed one night, could easily have stayed longer. You really learn to relax and slow down. The chanting/bowing was accompanied by... More 

Thank Nancy S
Pondicherry, India
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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

It was interesting experience to stay at the temple as part of temple stay program was proposed to us. There are a few temples around to visit too.

2 Thank Devdutt L
Gimcheon, South Korea
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2011

The participants will experience the monks daily life during 1night 2day templestay program. The day of temple starts on 3:30 am and close 9:00 pm. The templestay program will be served like "Attending Morning/Evening Chanting Ceremony", "Buddhist Meal-Balwoo Meal", "108 times Bowing", "Seon Meditation", etc.

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