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546 Cheongnyong-dong, Geumjeong-gu, Busan, South Korea
+82 51-508-3122
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Reviewed yesterday

Unfortunately the day we visited, it was overcast and raining but this didn't stop us from seeing Beomeosa Temple and the weather kept the crowds to a minimum, so bonus! This is a must see historical attraction near Busan and if you are visiting, gives...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Once at this temple and 'experiencing' it, it is easy to see why this temple is so revered. There is a real sense of awe here... firstly from the features of the surrounding grounds, the magnificent architecture and the stunning views. Once, having spent some...More

1  Thank paul g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beomeosa is a peaceful and charming temple complex located in the hills/mountains to the north of Busan. Initially dating back to the 4th century, the original temple was rebuilt in the 1600s after Japanese attack and invasion. Today it is a picturesque and calming site...More

Thank Jordan_McAlister
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beomosa is Busan's largest temple and very beautiful to see. For small groups you can also arrange for a tour at The Visitors Center as you enter. And the temple they are beautiful trails for hiking and for those who want to get a taste...More

Thank Billy C
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

It is a great place to experience Buddhist culture and visit one of the important temples in Busan and same time enjoy Great view and scenery for relaxing. It is also amazing for getting great pictures.

Thank maryam d
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Great to have visited this temple easy access with MRT and bus...if you need serenity, have a good stroll

Thank ReynoldsW1
Reviewed July 21, 2018

This place is located on the scenic hilly area in the outskirts of Busan. You need to take a bus or a taxi from the nearest metro station. Its worth a visit to this quiet set of temples and monastery. Tourist buses normally skip this...More

2  Thank Sumithran
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Beomeosa is about a 40 minute subway ride from Busan but located in a peaceful mountain setting. It's a working temple in that local Koreans visit to pray and worship and are led in this activity by the resident monks. As such you need to...More

Thank Doug Q
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Read from reviews on here about the bus to catch from the subway station so that was really useful - thank you! A stop away from the bus station so we could combine it with ticket-buying errand. The grounds of the temple are very extensive...More

Thank doofvfood
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

The name would already tell what the attraction is. Direction: .. Beomeosa Station .. Exit 5 or 7 .. There is a road between the two exits. Walk along the road to find a bus stop (Samsin Bus Stop) .. Take bus 90

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Jeffo C
September 10, 2018|
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Response from doofvfood | Reviewed this property |
Maybe worth taking a subway to the stop then taxi from there so less exp? I have only been with subway and bus so don't know how much it would be.
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Thomas B | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a climb from the bus and make sure you have clear directions so you do not take the road to the right and miss the entire temple area.
September 7, 2016|
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Response from Ayezz123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not really sure if they're open during Chuseok, you may try to call 1330 from Skype it's free of charge. I've called from Indonesia and it's work well.