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45 Gyeonji-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-170 South Korea
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No Shopping DMZ Half Day Tour from Seoul
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No Shopping DMZ Half Day Tour from Seoul

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Enjoy the highlights of the DMZ and get back to Seoul in time for lunch on a guided group tour. Listen to immersive commentary during visits to Imjingak Park, Dora Observatory, and other important landmarks. Have your camera ready for an unobstructed view of one of the world's most famous demilitarized zones. Best of all, this excursion does not include unnecessary shopping stops that other tours add on, which saves you valuable vacation time.
$55.00 per adult
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Thomas M wrote a review Jul 2020
Des Moines, Iowa209 contributions25 helpful votes
This is a stunning temple, which appeals to all of the senses (for me, it was the incense). This temple is separated from - but not isolated from - the surrounding metropolis.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Georgia K. wrote a review Mar 2020
9 contributions
A liturgical church with many devotees. I had the opportunity to hear the monk’s divine psalms and feel part of the world. It’s an oasis in the daily madness. It’s worth visiting and praying regardless of your religion!!
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Date of experience: August 2019
Nez D wrote a review Feb 2020
Huntington, New York841 contributions280 helpful votes
We were fortunate to be there when they had an annual ceremony, so we were able to see a small part of the services. Even though the temple is in the middle of the city, it was very peaceful. Everyone was very welcoming and it was free, in fact we got to drink tea and light incense for free. I didnt see a place to give a donation, so i bought a few beautiful pray beads.
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Date of experience: February 2020
Ashley M. wrote a review Feb 2020
Saint Louis, Missouri20 contributions4 helpful votes
This is such a beautiful piece of history located right in the middle of the city and yet it's still so peaceful there. Could be that each time I went it was raining but either way. I'd definitely go back if I ever get to Seoul again
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Date of experience: September 2019
SohyunPark wrote a review Jan 2020
Seoul, South Korea9 contributions
you can experience local Buddhism life in Korea. calm and peaceful in hectic Seoul. Try to pray inside the hall.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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