[Hwaeomsa] 2019 New year's sun-greeting

Experience Templestay, Jeollanam-do, 82-61-782-7600

Price List(Won)  

Type Adult Student(up to 18) Pre-schooler
Experience 70,000KRW 50,000KRW 0KRW
Type Adult Student(up to 18) Pre-schooler
Experience Templestay 70,000KRW 50,000KRW 0KRW

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Program Information

2019 New year's sun-greeting

Rising New year's sun

Today is the first day of January of 2019.

We wish your new year's resolution will be come true.

○ Date : 2018, 12,31~2019, 1, 1

○ Person : Adult
(Middle & high school student is possible only with their parents)

○ Participation fee : Adult 70,000won / Middle & High school student with their parents 50,000won

○ Bank : Hwaeomsa(NH bank) 625-01-107161

○ Tel : Hwaeomsa templestay office 010-9029-9254

○ If you are an adult and revisit Hwaeomsa templestay this year, we will discout you 10,000won. So you will pay 50,000won.

※ Office hour : 8:00 A.M. ~ 5:00 P.M / Lunch time : 11:20 A.M. ~ : 1:00 P.M.

To see 2019 New year's sun-greeting, we have to move to Sasungam Hermitage from Hwaeomsa by bus. And we have to walk about 10-20 minutes. If it is snowing, maybe we have to walk 1 hours.

You have to prepare warm clothing.

● While trekking, If you get accident, It is your responsiblity.

● If you not able to trekking 1 hours, please reconsider participating this program.


1st day

Time Title
15:00~16:00 Check-in & wearing uniform
16:00~16:50 Orientation
16:55~17:20 Temple dinner
17:40~18:30 Evening Ceremony
18:50~19:50 Free time or 108 bows
19:50~21:00 Review & meditating of 2018years with candle writing
21:00~00:00 Sleeping

2rd day

Time Title
04:25~05:10 Morning ceremony
05:50~06:10 Breakfast
06:10~06:15 Departure to Sasungam Hermitage of Osan mountain
08:30~10:00 Tea time with Seunim
10:00~10:10 Departure from Sasungam Hermitage
10:40~11:20 Arrival at Hwaeomsa temple
11:25~11:45 Lunch time
12:00~13:00 Writing review & cleaning room & Check out

What to Prepare

A uniform(vest and pant) is provided. So, bring your personal toiletries, towels, running shoes, socks, & hair tie(participants with a long hair only)

Payment & Cancellation Policy

3-days before the reservation date: 100% Refundable

2-days before the reservation date: 70% Refundable

1-day before the reservation date: 50% Refundable


- Please follow the Temple's rules and regulations.

- Please turn your cellular phone into silent mode during your stay.

- No expression of personal affection.

- Smoking or drinking alcohol at the temple compound and visiting temple being intoxicated are all prohibited.

- No music playing, dancing, or singing is allowed.

Way to Temple

How to get temple

Hwaeomsa-ro. Masan-myeon, Gurye-gun Jeollanam-do Korea

From Incheon Airport

1. Take the subway to Seoul railway station.
(There is a coming by direct route)
Take Gurye at the Seoul railway station.
Take bus to Hwaeomsa
( It takes about 15 minute, every hour)
Take taxi to Hwaeomsa
( It takes about 10 minute, 061-783-5000)

By Train or Ktx
1. From Yong San railway station in Seoul
Take ticket to Gurye
( Ktx takes 2 hours and other trains take 5 hours )

2. From Gurye railway station
Take bus or taxi to Hwaeomsa.
( It takes about 25 minute )

By Express Bus

1. From seoul ( Nam-Bu Bus Terminal in Seocho )
Take bus to Gurye ( It takes about 3 hours)

2. From Busan
Take bus to Hwaeomsa at the Seo-bu Terminal in Busan. (There are 8 routes)

3. From Gwangju
Take bus to Hwaeomsa at the Gwangju Usquare Bus Terminal (There are 12 routes)

4. From Daegu
Take bus to Namwon at the Daegu General Bus Terminal.
From Namwon to Gurye

* Take bus to Hwaeomsa
( It takes about 15 minute, every hour)
* Take taxi to Hwaeomsa
( It takes about 10 minute, 061-783-5000)

Contact Info

  • 09:00 AM ~ 05:00 PM
  • For any questions, please contact us by email.
  • Templestay Manager For any questions, please contact us by email. hwaeomsa2@templestay.com

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