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[Korea] Experience the Traditional Temples of Korea! Special Templestay Programs for Foreigners

  • Date10/12/2018
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Photo: People participating in templestay (Credit: Cultural Corps of Korean Buddhism)

Temples in Korea will be operating special templestay programs for foreigners from November 5-30. During this period, visitors will be able to participate in templestay programs at a discounted price.

A total of 39 temples, including seven temples located in Seoul, will be providing special templestay programs. Among these are UNESCO Cultural Heritage Sites Bulguksa Temple and Haeinsa Temple. There are also newly added Cultural Heritages Sites from 2018, which are Beopjusa Temple, Magoksa Temple, Tongdosa Temple, Daeheungsa Temple, and Seonamsa Temple.

Experience the beautiful season of autumn at the temples this November.

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Experience the Traditional Temples of Korea! Special Templestay Programs for Foreigners

☞ Event period:
November 5-30, 2018
☞ Locations: Bongeunsa Temple, Jogyesa Temple, Naksansa Temple, Beopjusa Temple, Magoksa Temple, Bulguksa Temple, Tongdosa Temple, Haeinsa Temple, Daeheungsa Temple, Seonamsa Temple and many more
☞ Fees: 1 night 20,000 won / one-day program 10,000 won
☞ Main programs: Buddhist Ceremony, Seon Meditation, Conversation over Tea, 108 Prostration Practice and many more (May vary by temple)
☞ Inquiries: +82-2-2031-2000 (Korean, English) / support@templestay.com
☞ Online reservations: eng.templestay.com (English)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, Thai, Malay)

Information courtesy of Cultural Corps of Korean Buddhism, Templestay