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Address: 89-19, Haesil-ro, Cheoin-gu, Yongin, Gyeonggi-do 17142, South Korea
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Asian religion with korean

This is the place where you can feel great Asian Buddhism culture in Korea. the scenery was great and there are quite a few Buddha statue in this place.

Reviewed December 5, 2016
Danny C
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Reviewed December 5, 2016

This is the place where you can feel great Asian Buddhism culture in Korea. the scenery was great and there are quite a few Buddha statue in this place.

Thank Danny C
Pordenone, Italy
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Reviewed September 10, 2016

We visited the Wawoojeongsa Temple in early February when it was very cold outside, but it was a sunny and beautiful day. The temple visit was part of a package tour (Temple and Korean Folk Village). We spent approximately 1.5 - 2 hours touring the grounds which was plenty of time to see it all. The main sites are the... More 

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Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Peaceful & lovely temple. It's the world's biggest wooden Buddhist sculpture that has been registered in the Guinness Book of records. It's 8m high Buldu. Somehow i find this place similar to my home country temple ^^

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Reviewed May 11, 2016

Great experience. I wouldn't stay too long but great to see a different religious culture and see the Buddhas

Thank Chris W
Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2016

This visit was unexpected but I enjoyed it. Located about an hour by car from where I was staying next to Suwon Station, the Temple seems mainly visited by locals although I did see some signs which indicated that the Temple is also visited by a lot of Thais. Wear comfortable walking shoes as the interesting sites around the temple... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

This off the beaten track temple should be viewed especially if you are looking for a place that may rate high. It may have the largest Buddha head sculpture in the world. The other grounds offer an array of prayer temple, statues, and a huge gong. As with other temples you can write on a piece of tile and have... More 

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