[Golgulsa] Sunmudo Templestay with Grand master

Free-style Templestay, Gyeongsangbuk-do , 82-54-775-1689

Price List(Won)     Only 1 to 10 nights can be booked.

Night(s) Adult Student(up to 18)
1 160,000KRW 160,000KRW
Night(s) Adult Student(up to 18)
1 160,000KRW 160,000KRW
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Program Information

Sunmudo templestay with Grand master

Grand master of Sunmudo, the abbot Jeog-Un, teaches directly Sunmudo and have Individual Tea time over traditional tea.

◆ The one has approximately 2 hours with Grand master among their general activities’ schedule.
(The time will be able to adjust according to the Grand master’s schedule.)



Time Title
13:00~13:10 Check-in
13:30~14:10 Optional program-Archery or special physical training (additional fee 10,000 KRW) / Riding horse(additional fee 20,000 KRW)
14:00~14:40 Regular program-Meditation (No Sun.)
15:00~15:30 Sunmudo Demonstration & Korean Traditional Arts Performance (Except Mon.)-Cost nothing
17:00~17:20 Orientation (16:30~16:50-winter)
17:20~17:30 Experiencing Ring Big Dharma Bell (16:50~17:00-winter)
17:30~18:00 Dinner
18:30~19:00 Evening Chanting Service
19:00~20:10 Sunmudo Training
22:00~00:00 Go to bed

2일 차

Time Title
05:00~00:00 Get up
05:30~06:00 Morning Chanting Service
06:00~06:30 Sitting or Walking Meditation
06:30~07:00 Breakfast
09:00~10:30 Sunmudo Training / 108 prostrations (No Sun.)
10:40~11:00 Dharma Talk with Buddhist monk over tea
11:30~12:30 Lunch & Check-out

What to prepare

▶ What to bring : your own t-shirt, socks, water bottle, comfortable clothes and shoes, towel, toiletries & hair dryer (option)
We provide Templestay Uniforms, a pants and vest, for experiencing Sunmudo.

Payment & Cancellation Policy

◆ Fee (1 night / per person) : 160,000 KRW

▶ Cancellation

Within 3 days : 100% refund
Within 2 days : 50% refund
Within 1 day : 10% refund
The day : No reimburse

▶ Payment : Cash, Banking & Credit card (upon arrival Golgulsa Temple)
Transfer-NH bank (National Agricultural Cooperative Federation)


▶ No smoking, No alcohol, No eating meat and No making a louder at the temple compound.
If you smoke, you have to leave without a refund and be fined 100,000 KRW according to the Korean Smocking Law.

▶ Basically, we seperate males and females of using accommodation.
Therefore, they can’t use together the room. Each room is equipped with bath room. .

Way to Temple

Way to Temple





▶By Limousine
From Incheon Airport to Gyeongju Inter-city Bus Terminal

From Gyeongju to Incheon Airport
[ 00:00 , 00:50 , 01:30 , 02:10 , 03:00 Midnight Line], 11:30
Fee 43,900 KRW / Taking 5 hours

From Kimhae Airport to Gyeongju Inter-city Bus Terminal
Fee 9,000 KRW / Taking 1 hour & 10 minutes
Time table ?From 5:10 to 21:00

From Gyeongju to Kimhae Airport

▶By Bus
*From Seoul: Express Bus Terminal (Subway line 3) to Gyeongju Express Bus Terminal
Taking Time: approx. 4 hrs 30mins Cost: approx 30,000 won
*From Incheon International Airport: Airport Limosine direct to Gyeongju/Pohang
Taking Time: approx. 4-5hrs Cost: approx 40,000 won
*From Busan/Daegu/Ulsan/Pohang: Inter-City Bus Terminal to Gyeongju Inter-City Bus Terminal
Taking Time: 1-2 hrs Cost: 5,000 ~ 10,000 won

*From Inchon: Inchon international Airport Station to Singyeongju Station (singyeongju = ‘new’ gyeongju)
Taking Time: 3hrs 10mins Cost: approx 65,000 ~ 70,000 won
*From Seoul: Seoul Station to Singyeongju Station (singyeongju = ‘new’ gyeongju)
Taking Time: 2hrs 5mins Cost: approx 45,000 ~ 50,000 won
*From Busan: Busan Station to Singyeongju Station
Taking Time: 20 mins Cost: approx 10,000 won

2. From Gyeongju Express Bus Terminal to the temple

Bus No: 100 / 100-1 / 150 (Taking 50 mins)
Get off “Andong/Girimsa/Golgusa (안동/기림사/골굴사).” There is a T-junction. You cross the road and go straight along with the street about 10~15 mins on foot.

Taking over 1 hr

3. From Singyeongju Train Station to the temple

Bus needs to transfer once & takes about 1.5 hrs.
Bus No: 50, 51, 60, 70 & 700. Get off at Express Bus Terminal
& cross the road. (Reference from Gyeong Express Bus Terminal to the temple)

Contact Info

  • 9:00~17:00
  • 템플담당자 054-775-1689 d-kumkang@hotmail.com

Golgulsa Programs

Price List(Won)

(The amount in parentheses is the amount per night.)

Night(s) Adult Student(up to 18)
1 160,000KRW 160,000KRW
2 320,000(1Night160,000) KRW 320,000(1Night160,000) KRW
3 480,000(1Night160,000) KRW 480,000(1Night160,000) KRW
4 640,000(1Night160,000) KRW 640,000(1Night160,000) KRW
5 800,000(1Night160,000) KRW 800,000(1Night160,000) KRW
6 960,000(1Night160,000) KRW 960,000(1Night160,000) KRW
7 1,120,000(1Night160,000) KRW 1,120,000(1Night160,000) KRW
8 1,280,000(1Night160,000) KRW 1,280,000(1Night160,000) KRW
9 1,440,000(1Night160,000) KRW 1,440,000(1Night160,000) KRW
10 1,600,000(1Night160,000) KRW 1,600,000(1Night160,000) KRW