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Address: 15-1 Jinhyeon-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
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Phone Number: 054-746-9913
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An impressive complex of stone pagodas and wooden shrines.

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A UNESCO World Heritage Site. Can take bus from town to here which will take around 20mins. Enjoyed the view to the temple. Have a bit walk up the temple. Walk around and enjoy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Azy Yati I
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A UNESCO World Heritage Site. Can take bus from town to here which will take around 20mins. Enjoyed the view to the temple. Have a bit walk up the temple. Walk around and enjoy the view and architecture. Head down and have your lunch.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited the temple and it is a gorgeous site. Though keep in mind that most of what you visit is not original and is built in the seventees. Though, it is definitely worth the visit.

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Luzon, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

good to see in the morning, when there are still less tour groups. accessible by bus with a long walk to the temple.

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los angeles
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bulguksa and Seokguram grotto were our first two stops. Very convenient busses from downtown take people to these sites after which there is a long walk to get to the temples themselves. Bus # 10, 11 and 200 ($1.30) drops one off at the lower parking lot of Bulguksa. Those with mobility issues may prefer to hire a taxi and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it is a good and interesting place. We spent a great time with friends there 😊 I love historical places so I enjoyed time being there. I am sure you will definitely like it.

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Odense, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see in gyeongju area. Nice historic tempel. You Can rent a bike from center OF Gyeongju to bulguksa tempel in 1,5 hour. Very Nice ride

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The compound is big. The free guide tour was a bonus. But again, lots of walking & stairs-climbing. The architecture itself is beautiful & impressive.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although this temple complex is indeed beautiful, it didn't have the wow factor we were expecting. We were finished in about 30 minutes so don't leave a whole day to see this!

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an important and beautiful temple complex in a hill, surrounded by lush vegetation. Very peaceful and (surprisingly) with few tourists around

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where you can find peace outside the noise of cities. I came here after a rainy day, so everything was so fresh and peaceful.

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