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Sinheungsa, Sokcho
(3.9/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
The oldest Zen temple in the world, Sinheungsa serves as a pilgrimage destination for believers from all over the globe, as well as a popular tourist site. You can take a cable car or go by foot through the intact nature to reach the architectural marvel of the temple which, because of its colorful, intricate design, is often considered work of art. See the painted and engraved walls and sculptures, of which the bronze statue of Buddha stands out as the most significant. If you're lucky, you might get to see some clothes belonging to a famous monk, which appear on display every once in a while. To visit Sinheungsa and other attractions in Sokcho, use our Sokcho itinerary builder.
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  • Overall, it is a good turn Sansa also walk and giggle. Other restaurants are just nearby teahouse tourism due to the expensive price of filling the dining room to eat and to come up with the vols. Near the cable car to the Summit, and it comes down to good.
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  • Masih didaerah sekitaran Seoraksan Mountain. Tidak banyak yang bisa dilihat selain pemandangan alam yang indah. 
  • Unified Silla-era Buddhist power, Gangwon-do Sokcho extended leave Ulsan rock to Mt. far back was erected temples history. the emerging Sarah The emerging fall of ING deepens. Stone wall of Ivy, this Ruddy water, turned to the surrounding scrub was red. Many tourists look for temple Mt. featuring emerging, mingle with the surrounding tourist attractions worth looks to as a tourist destination
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  • A beautiful temple in good location. It is near the cable car station and my old family members were happy to find out that they dont have to walk too long.
  • 裝嚴肅穆的佛寺,裝飾以綠黑為主,結構似中國,木製。 原來內部有石塔、壁畫,還有許多可反映當年盛況的建築。 而且重要是很好走
  • This is totally Shilla (new 羅) Jin DEOK-Queen six years (652) was going to incense the sacrament yulsa hush (gate of the Castle Temple). The name of the Buddhist country of unidirectional fire of SAT (衆 sculpture of the Buddha of the Castle were 國) writing that from either unidirectional (衆 gate of the Castle) is the MT (剛) iron stomach acid (鐵 圍 山) means fire Torre (Buddha's Tomb Shinran, Jilin) is a Buddha after enlightenment means and political forms of the target to the enemy homeland mean to say and say the country is becoming. The first unidirectional limbs now stands at 46 years, the seat was in the event of termination the Kensington hotel hyoso of Silla (ad 698) 7 years was destroyed by the fire. At that time, the tower is currently unidirectional Kensington was the ninth floor in front of the hotel there are still only three floors tell the history of old seemed old, unidirectional, not to forget. After three years of not being on fire saga unidirectional costume investigation after SAT's cancer (currently my won) at the back of the gun and mission (Temple 名) selected (禪 定 Temple) was renamed. After that the best may be numerous over the years the 946 Jung Jin has North Korean Android 20 years (1642) were destroyed by fire again two years later, young (靈 瑞), Hye-won (惠 元), purgatory (hasuike late) subdivisions of and wants to pray in a window of their ascent to devote whatever hundred somnolence during the caller comes along now to edge and emerging four-"this place is not for a new station in ash (the sacred 域)" after the word suddenly vanishing riders (tricky 瑞) to get a section of the window is now emerging.
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  • There is an old temple built in the Silla period. I've got lots of people, even on a weekday in a National Park, the parish headquarters but a small scale and the surrounding scenery, if you go at the beginning of April on the way to a huge cherry blossom tunnel.
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  • Mt. Seoraksan National Park is located at. It's pretty spacious and the cable car's Mt. Seoraksan is easy.
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