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Buddha Temple in Yongin

This temple is located in Yongin, The temple is good and big. The location is bit inconvenient; the... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Seoul, South Korea
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peaceful place

it is still quiet and nice temple. All those tree and decoration including mural are beautiful... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Kanokmanee K
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Sep 25, 2018
“Buddha Temple in Yongin ”
Jul 11, 2018
“peaceful place”
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89-19, Haesil-ro, Cheoin-gu, Yongin, Gyeonggi-do 17142, South Korea
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This temple is located in Yongin, The temple is good and big. The location is bit inconvenient; the bus service to the place is not so good (Bus is every hour from Yongin). Take a taxi from Yongin bus terminal; it cost around 10,000 KRW...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hemantk320
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

The Wawoojongsa (Waujeongsa) temple complex is a really awesome day trip location. Folks come to see the giant golden Buddha head, but the real attractions are to be found as you walk up the hill and explore the numerous other temples and shrines hidden away...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ikennen
Reviewed 11 July 2018

it is still quiet and nice temple. All those tree and decoration including mural are beautiful. people are lovely even local people who go there.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kanokmanee K
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Very clean well maintained temple with a lot to see. Many Budah statues that are a little bit different from other typical korean style Budah statues...which makes this place even most worth visiting. Only about an hour drive from boondang so the locat ion is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank SJ_Taz
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I was always fascinated with temples! The place is very calm and very secluded. Try to wear walking shoes because it has a lot offer. Come early too, to see the main temple above the mountain!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank dream-travels2000
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Kind of out of the way, impressive head welcomes bus tours and car traffic. Many other Buddhas, a reclining, a skinny, a fat one, a moderne; also a climbing walk has nice views. A mural painting, the 500 family figures, all in the Buddhist way.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Polsixe
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is the place where you can feel great Asian Buddhism culture in Korea. the scenery was great and there are quite a few Buddha statue in this place.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank 6841dannyc
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We visited the Wawoojeongsa Temple in early February when it was very cold outside, but it was a sunny and beautiful day. The temple visit was part of a package tour (Temple and Korean Folk Village). We spent approximately 1.5 - 2 hours touring the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank NoakesTravels
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Peaceful & lovely temple. It's the world's biggest wooden Buddhist sculpture that has been registered in the Guinness Book of records. It's 8m high Buldu. Somehow i find this place similar to my home country temple ^^

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank paul_paulu
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Great experience. I wouldn't stay too long but great to see a different religious culture and see the Buddhas

Date of experience: October 2015
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