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The Best Religious Sites in South Korea

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Religious sites in South Korea

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Bulguksa Temple , Gyeongju
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World heritage site · Religious Site
The head temple complex of Jogye Korean Buddhism, Bulguksa Temple features two exquisite stone pagodas and a gilded bronze statue of Buddha,
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Nestled up against the rocky coastline, Haedong Yonggung Temple offers sweeping sea views and a rare example of oceanfront medieval architect
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Located in the central Gingham district of Seoul, Bongeunsa Temple offers exquisite architecture and tranquility in a busy city. Originally b
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Beomeosa Temple , Busan
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Pay a visit to Beomeosa Temple on the side of Geumjeongsan mountain, known for its picturesque forest surroundings. Built in 678 CE, the temp
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Jongmyo Shrine , Seoul
4.2
World heritage site · Religious Site
Visit the World Heritage Site of Jongmyo Shrine, an ancient Confucian shrine that holds traditional memorial services for royals of the Joseo
Tours from $12
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