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Old and serene temple

Situated inside a small fort on a hill, the temple complex consists of a number of small halls in a... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Tantiko
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Singapore, Singapore
Great place to visit.

This is a must place to visit if you have not been here before. Great Temple with a lot of... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2017
cruisetravel
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Bellevue, Washington
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Dec 12, 2018
“Old and serene temple”
Dec 10, 2018
“Peaceful place”
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Onsu-ri, Gilsang-myeon, Ganghwa-gun, Incheon 417-841, South Korea
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

Situated inside a small fort on a hill, the temple complex consists of a number of small halls in a serene wooded setting. There are some beautifully manicured trees around and I understand they also have accommodations for people wanting to stay for awhile. There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

The temple is uphill and quiet. If you are looking for a place to get away from noise and city headache then this place is highly recommended. I joined the temple stay program at Jeondeungsa temple which included 2 days and 1 night. It was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank vistaocha
Reviewed September 27, 2017

This is a must place to visit if you have not been here before. Great Temple with a lot of beautiful buildings and sculptures.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank cruisetravel
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

I went alone and I really enjoyed. This Buddhist temple is so beautiful and I just discovered u can stay there!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank scarlet c
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Was visiting on our last trip to Korea, nice and quiet place, wasn't full of tourist. Nice walk through the park.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank KateStone82
Reviewed June 22, 2017

I spent 3 nights at Jeondeungsa and was so sorry to leave. It was absolutely heaven for me and I highly recommend it. I did the free style Temple-stay and so I was up each morning at 4 for 4.30am prostrations (bowing ceremony) with the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Aisling S
Reviewed November 16, 2016

This temple is a wonder. You enter the real Korean spirit with typical buildings, well decorated in a sober but wonderful way. The entrance is free as almost everywhere in Korea!

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Guilljea
Reviewed July 18, 2016

I'm not religious or anything, but this place made me feel pretty calm and peaceful. There's a temple themed cafe on the way up!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank craigjE27RO
Reviewed May 17, 2016

I did the one-night temple stay, which was absolutely worth it and I would consider going again for longer. Our group did have several children which made it a bit difficult to concentrate, and as our group was mainly Korean, all English speakers were given...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank walkingwordsmith
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Amazing temple surrounded by gardens and other buildings. We visited in September when the weather was lovely and enjoyed walking around the grounds. Traditional Korean site. Not crowded. Lovely coffee house on the grounds where we stopped afterward.

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Margaret B
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