[Geumsunsa] Daily templestay ( 3hrs)

One day Program, Seoul

Price List(Won)

Days Adult(20+) Student(up to 19)
One day Program 30,000 KRW 30,000 KRW

Program Information

Get to experience Buddhist monk's life.

Geumsunsa has regular daily templestay program on weekdays. It's one of a kind experience wherein you can enjoy various activities about Korean Buddhist culture and traditions in just 3 hours. It starts at 10am and ends around 1pm (with lunch at no extra fee).

* Please make a reservation at least 3 days before your preferred date.
* Daily templestay is open to everyone. Anybody can join.
* Uniform (a vest and pants) is not provided during the program.


Time Title
10:00~11:00 orientation & temple tour
11:00~12:00 experience of Korean Traditional Culture
12:00~12:40 lunch
12:40~13:00 closing

experience of Korean Traditional Culture

A program to experience various (Korean) traditional culture with historical background about Buddhist temples. One can learn many traditional culture such as lotus flower lantern making, prayer beads making, drawing the buddha painting, Seon-meditation, etc.

[Daily] preparation

Suit will not be provided. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes, instead.

Payment & Cancellation Policy

  • Rates are as follows:

    4 days before : 100%
    3 days : 50%
    2 days : 20%
    1 day : No refund

    *Cancellation on the day itself is regarded as participating.

    NOTE: You can pay at the temple if you can't do money transfer.


  • Please be quiet during your stay.
    No smoking and no alcohol drinking.

Way to Temple

For the bus and Subway,

1. Go to Gyeongbokgung (경복궁) Stn.
2. Go to exit no. 3 and walk straight forward about 70 mtrs. to the bus stop.
3. Take the green bus no. 7212 and get off at Yibukodochung (이북오도청) approximately after 20 minute ride.
4. Walk to the main road to the north for about 20 minutes. On the 500 meter mark, you'll see stairs of about 200 meters near the temple. There are streetpoles with the sign Geumsunsa (금선사).

For the taxi,

Tell the driver to drop you off at Geumsunsa (금선사). If the driver doesn't know then tell him the direction to Yibuk-odochung (이북오도청).

Contact Info

  • open from 09:00~18:00
  • send us an e-mail message to : geumsunsa@templestay.com
  • Geumsunsa 010-2685-9913(message available) geumsunsa@templestay.com

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<August 2019>


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