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Donghwasa, Daegu
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See the giant Buddha statue, reaching almost 20 m 65 (ft) tall, at Donghwasa. Take a cable car ride surrounded by mesmerizing misty hills, or some easily accessible public transport options, to reach the temple. If you're feeling adventurous, try hiking to the site, enjoying the area's pristine nature and lush greenery alon g the way. At the temple, appreciate the ornate pagodas, the main temple, and the stairs shaped like a dragon. Relax by the lake and listen to the sounds of the waterfall, then refresh at the coffee shop near the entrance. The complex offers temple-stay programs, allowing you to completely immerse yourself in the Zen vibe and explore your spiritual side. Use our Daegu trip itinerary maker to add Donghwasa and other attractions to your Daegu vacation plans.
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  • Everything here brings to L, appeasement between L, home of hostesses, the site, the monks, temples C, is beautiful
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  • We visited here in October with my parents and 6 year old son. It was a lovely place to visit. The Buddha itself was worth the visit. We ended up being shown around by a monk who was very generous wit...  more »
  • Daegu City Centre by public transport takes about an hour. You don't have to be athletic to walk and giggle and Buddhists. Section eating rice is delicious.
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