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Woljeongsa Temple Stay (월정사 템플스테이)

  • Woljeongsa Temple Stay (월정사 템플스테이)
  • Woljeongsa Temple Stay (월정사 템플스테이)
374-8, Odaesan-ro, Jinbu-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do
강원도 평창군 진부면 오대산로 374-8 (진부면,월정사)
Traditional&Cultural Experiences/ Temple Stays
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• For more info: +82-33-339-6606, 6607
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  • Information
    Woljeongsa Temple, located on Odaesan Mountain in Jinbu-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do, offers temple stay programs for experiencing Buddhist culture. Activities include walking through the fir tree forest, touring the temple, trekking by Odaecheon Stream, and visiting the Buddhist hermitage on Odaesan Mountain.

    +82-33-339-6606, 6607


    Activity Information
    [Main activities at the venue]
    Yebul (Buddhist service), Baru Gongyang (monastic meal), Temple Etiquettes, Dadam with monks (dialogue with monks over a cup of tea), Tolling Temple Bells, 108 prostrations, Wullyeok (working together, making joint efforts), Walking along an old road by Odaecheong Stream, Meditation, Walking along Millennial forest and Fir forest trail, Seongbo Museum Tour, Chamseon (Zen meditation), and more.

    [Temple Stay Programs]

    1. Constant Temple Stay
    (1) Experience-Style Temple Stay (weekends, 2 days 1 night)
    - Fees
    Adults 60,000 won
    Elementary/Middle/High School students 40,000 won
    Foreign nationals: 60,000 won
    (2) Recuperation Temple Stay (weekdays, 2 days 1 night)
    - Fees
    Adults: 50,000 won
    Elementary/Middle/High School Students: 30,000 won
    Foreign nationals: 50,000 won
    - Closed on Tuesdays
    (3) Chamseon (Zen meditation) Temple Stay
    - Limited to 30 people, accepted in order of registration and payment.
    - Fees
    Adults & Children: 160,000 won

    2. Temple Life
    - Availability: Thursdays (all year round) - Purposes: Business training, Buddhism experience programs
    - Participants: At least 5 people
    - Duration: 2-3 hours
    - Fees: 20,000 won per person (Additional 5,000 won for those who join a 'Gongyang' or meal)
    - Activities: Dadam (Dialogues with monks over a cup of tea), Chamseon (Zen meditation), Walking through the fir forest, Meditation & Pohaeng (walking slowly in meditation), Pilgrimage to The Five Great Temples, Seongbo Museum Tour, Making 108 beads and Destroying 108 defilements.
    - Things to bring: Towel, toiletries, sneakers (or hiking boots), warm clothes for cold weather, umbrella, water bottle, hair band (for women)
    * Dharma robes, bedding, soap and toothpaste will be provided.

    ** Program details and prices are subject to change, please confirm to check before visiting.

    Parking Facilities

    Available Facilities
    Temple Stay Office, Jeokgwangjeon Pavilion, Bojanggak Pavilion (Woljeongsa Temple Seongbo Museum), Jonggoru Pavilion, Seongjeokdang Hall, Hyangjeokdang Hall, Haewooso(toilet), shower booth, backyards (Gongyang-gan, dining room), Seolseondang Pavilion (Dongbyeoldang Pavilion)


    Facilities for the Handicapped
    Restrooms, parking spaces, wheelchair ramp

    Parking Fees
    - Peak Season (April, May, July, August, October, November)
    Small cars up to 1,000cc: 2,000 won
    Midsize cars over 1,000cc: 5,000 won
    Full-size cars(Bus): 7,500 won

    - Off-Peak Season
    Small cars up to 1,000cc: 2,000 won
    Midsize cars over 1,000cc: 4,000 won
    Full-size cars (Bus): 6,000 won

    Reservation Info. for Foreigners
    Online reservation available.

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