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Great experience climbing the Female Peak and the Stone Pagoda is picturesque.

So many, many, many stairs!!! Didn't even bother to count the number of steps. Really a lot. But it... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
South Korea
Good trail with beautiful mountain view..

CY ( 17.12.04 ) I and my wife visited this mountain for walking trail. The mountain was not higher... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2017
Guri, South Korea
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

So many, many, many stairs!!! Didn't even bother to count the number of steps. Really a lot. But it was really great leg exercise though... I suggest wear comfy shoes like rubber shoes or hiking shoes. I was glad that I wore my rubber shoes....More

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Reviewed December 6, 2017

CY ( 17.12.04 ) I and my wife visited this mountain for walking trail. The mountain was not higher than I think, and had good trail. The view of mountain was special and beautiful. We enjoyed walking and good mood. The shape of mountain was...More

1  Thank CanisHan
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Made this day trip on October 2017 on a nice Sunday from Jeonju. It took me some time to find out the logistics, but once I knew, it worked out well. Best option is to take the direct bus from Jeonju to the South Gate...More

11  Thank anjacasper
Reviewed October 17, 2016

It is worth visiting Tapsa Temple and Maisan. Although there are many steps, it is still manageable, just go on your own pace. Great photos on a beautiful day.

Thank VickyYL
Reviewed December 7, 2015

To see all of pagodas, you will be hiking very challenging up and down the wooden staircases, but it’s worth every steps. To found out one person built the numerous pagodas without glue and to see how they have survived all these years, it was...More

Thank Kris C
Reviewed November 15, 2015

After a nice hike, we visited Maisan Tapsa temple. Here Gapryong Lee, a retired scholar, built numerous pagodas - one stone at a time - over a period of decades. It is said that he built 108 towers over 30 years from 1885. Only 80...More

Thank Ingrid70
Reviewed November 13, 2015

This moutain is peculiarly shaped like donkey ears. Two great peaks are conglomerate rocks are still weathered by water and wind. At the foot of this moutain, there are a hermitage called Tower Temple and 108 big stone pagodas.built by a scholar out of buddhist...More

Thank Pan-Bong H
Reviewed April 25, 2015

Cherry Blossoms are everywhere in South Korea, the Maisan Mountain area is one of the best country park in South Korea. A good walk all the way up by the road, a rather easy walk to the top, basically any casual shoes should be ok....More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed January 11, 2015

This tiny park can easily been seen in a day. There are a few (maybe one) direct busses from Jeonju Station, or you can catch a regular bus from Jeonju to Jinan and either walk (a long walk!) or catch a taxi from Jinan. If...More

3  Thank Sonia K
Reviewed December 26, 2014

I came to the mountain a little bit late in the afternoon so I couldn't enjoy much. But the scene is too beautiful. The more I walk to to top, the more beauty I seen. Actually it will be a little bit hard to go...More

1  Thank Son_H_Tran
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