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Bulguksa, Gyeongju
(4.3/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
The head temple complex of Jogye Korean Buddhism, Bulguksa features two exquisite stone pagodas and a gilded bronze statue of Buddha, which earned it World Heritage Site status. This impressive temple complex set in a picturesque landscape stores some of the world's oldest woodblock prints, made in the first half of the 8th century. Stroll underneath cherry trees and azaleas, place a pebble in a rock garden or touch a pig statue for good luck, and visit a hermitage in the grotto to see burial mounds and a 3.5 m (11.5 ft) tall Buddha. English-speaking volunteer guides will tell you all about the temple's tumultuous history. Plan your Bulguksa visit and explore what else you can see and do in Gyeongju using our Gyeongju family vacation planner.
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  • 這不是原始的古廟,因為它是在20世紀70年代部分重建。然而,它是新羅王國黃金時代的佛教藝術傑作。它也是教科文組織世界遺產站點。裡面有7個國寶庫和橋樑。除了寺廟,院子是美麗的,整個地方寧靜。由於寺廟位於山坡上,它離開城市中心有一些距離。我建議你乘坐出租車來這裡。 
  • 去的時候剛好有楓葉, 一大遍的楓葉超漂亮, 超美的, 有紅有橙的, 真的很寫意, 如一幅漂亮的風景畫一樣 環境超舒服的, 值得去 
  • No buses from Busan by KTX on to new Gyeongju station, and from there to the Bulguksa Temple and Seokguram... really fast bus to Gyeongju station shrimp Meatball! And many people in the GyeongSang province near train station, sells vegetables, etc., it was fun. Return from Gyeongju, went by taxi to new Gyeongju station, taxi very early, both bus and taxi drivers were speeding. It was unthinkable in Japan.
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  • One of the most beautiful places I've visited in Korea. Interesting temple complex and a wonderful garden.
  • Pretty place. A "must to do" if you hiked just before ;-)
  • Great temple surrounded by nature. There is a lot to see. The scenery is beautiful. Recommend to visit if you are in Gyeongju.
  • Beautiful temple. Great structures and a lot of praying. Parking lot costs 1000 and entrance fee is 5000
  • Definitelly worth visiting. You will take a lot of great pictures.