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[International Seon Center] Experience Templestay

Experience Templestay, Seoul, 82-2-2650-2242

Price List(Won)  

Type Adult(20+) Student(up to 19) Pre-schooler
Experience 70,000KRW 70,000KRW 70,000KRW
Type Adult(20+) Student(up to 19) Pre-schooler
Experience Templestay 70,000KRW 70,000KRW 70,000KRW

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Program Information

Experience Templestay

The experience -oriented program is operated differently in different temples, seasons, or for different types of participants. The Buddhist cutural experiences such as temple etiquette, barugongyang(monastic meals), 108 bae (108 prostration), making lotus lanterns, and other programs in natural and cutural attractions such as walking meditation, making green tea and temple food.

*Experience Templestay is regularly available during the last weekend(Saturday-sunday). Only upon group reservation or if more than 5 persons reserve will this program be processed.


1st day

Time Title
14:00~15:00 Orientation
15:00~17:00 Experience of Korean Traditional Culture/ Temple tour
17:00~18:00 Dinner
18:00~18:20 Yebul
18:30~20:30 Learning meditation with guiding teacher
21:00~04:00 Go to sleep (Noble Silence)

2nd day

Time Title
04:00~04:30 Wake up
04:30~05:00 Yebul
05:00~06:30 Free practice
06:30~07:30 Breakfast
07:30~08:00 Clean up
08:00~09:00 108 prostrations for finding happiness
09:00~10:00 Tea time & Q&A with guiding teacher
10:00~00:00 Departure

What to prepare

* A uniform ( a vest and pants ) is provided during the stay.

* What to bring : toiletries, towels, a personal water bottle, loose clothes for sleep, an extra t-shirt, sneakers, and socks.

**Remember that a sleeveless shirt or flip-flops are not recommended.

Payment & Cancellation Policy

Participation fee can be paid in cash after arrival, or transfered to bank account and make a card payment.
We recommend you to prepay for reducing the no-show.

Cancellation and Refund Policy:
3 Days Prior to Reservation Date: 100% Refund
2 Days Prior to Reservation Date: 50% Refund
1 Day Prior to Reservation Date: 10% Refund

No refund will be made for cancellations on the day of the original reservation


◎ Keep the Temple’s rules and regulations for the program.
◎ Please keep the noble silence during your stay.
◎ Be punctual for each program sessions.
- Buddhist Ceremony (morning 4:30am, evening 6:00pm),
Meal (Breakfast 7:00, Lunch 12:00, Dinner 5:00pm) and others
◎ Wear clothes neat and clean, and abstain revealing clothes.
◎ No smoking, no alcohol and no outside food
◎ Intl' Seon Center is closed from 10pm to 4am.

Way to Temple

[Subway] Omokgyo station to Intl' Seon Center

- Take the subway line 5
- Get off at Omokgyo station

- Go out through exit No. 8

- walk straight until the first intersection(Citi bank on the left corner)
- Turn left on the intersection and walk straight until Mokdong middle school on your left.
- You can see the 9 story International Seon Center(ISC) located on the opposite side of the school.

Contact Info

  • 09:00~17:00 (KST)
  • Please call the Office or inquire through mail.
  • templestay team +82-2-2650-2242 seoncenter@templestay.com

International Seon Center Programs