|Tapsa Temple (마이산 탑사)|
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|Tapsa (탑사), in Jinan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, is an example of the amazing accomplishments an individual can achieve when properly motivated. Tapsa is a temple where a man named ‘Gapryong Lee’, a retired scholar built numerous pagodas one stone at a time over a period of decades. There are some marvelous towers, such as Cheonjitap, Obangtap, Ilgwangtap and Wolgwangtap, which are so tall and massive it’s hard to believe they were erected by just one man. It is said that he built 108 towers over 30 years from 1885, but only 80 of them remain today.|
|Adults: 2,000 won / Group: 1,800 won
Youths: 1,500 won / Group: 1,200 won
Children: 1,000 won / Group: 800 won
|Cars: 2,000 won / Bus: 3,000 won|
|1) From Seoul
Central City Bus Terminal, take an express bus to Jinan.
* Bus Schedule: 10:00, 15:10
2) From Jeonju Intercity Bus Terminal, take an intercity bus to Jinan.
* Bus Schedule: 06:05-21:05, 10-15min intervals
From Jinan Bus Terminal, take a bus bound for Maisan.
* Bus Schedule: 07:30, 07:50-18:00, 40min intervals
(Bus bound for Maisan Tapsa: runs 3 times a day)