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Address: 216 Unsu-ri, Daehang-myun, Gimcheon, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
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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 October 25, 2015
Renondrea
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Gimcheon, South Korea
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Went to this temple after reading in LP what a pretty temple it is. LP forgot to mention that after the bus ride, it's another 15 minute uphill hike up to the temple. The entrance fee was 2,500 won but apart from viewing the building facades, none of the temples were open for visiting. I could not go inside any... More 

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Gimcheon, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

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!!

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Guri, South Korea
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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.

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Thank HanJuyoung
Chicago, Illinois
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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 

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Thank Nancy S
Pondicherry, India
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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.

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2 Thank Devdutt L
Gimcheon, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 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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