[Seoraksan Sinheungsa] Pyeongchang Olympic & Paralympic Seoraksan Sinheungsa Templestay(Relaxational)

Free-style Program, Gwangwon-do

Price List(Won)

(The amount in parentheses is the amount per night.)
Night(s) Adult(20+) Student(up to 19) Pre-schooler
0 10,000KRW 10,000KRW 10,000KRW

Program Information


Day of Check-in

Time Title
14:30~15:00 Arrival, Check-in & Designation
15:00~17:00 [optional] Free Trekking
17:20~17:40 Dinner Offering
17:50~19:00 [optional] Temple Etiquettes(temple tour with learing temple etiquettes)
19:00~19:30 [optional] Evening Chanting Ceremony
19:30~21:00 Rest
21:00~00:00 Lights Off & Bed Time

Day of Check-out

Time Title
04:00~04:15 [optional] Wake up & Get Dressed
04:30~05:00 [optional] Early Morning Chanting Ceremony
06:20~06:40 Breakfast Offering
06:50~07:20 Communal Work(Clean-up the room & Weed the yard)
07:30~09:30 [optional] Free Trekking
09:30~10:30 [optional] Making a Traditional Handcraft or 108 prayer beads
10:35~11:00 Writing a review & Check-out

for Stay

Must-bring-items: toiletries, towel, T-shirt, socks, tumbler(or water bottle) warm clothes, equipments for trekking, individual medicine etc. (Uniform[vest & pants]. soap, toothpaste and bedding set are provided)

Payment & Cancellation Policy

  • Please, make sure your schedule and
    let the staff know about your cancellation in advance.

    Refund Policy:

    3 days before : 100% refund

    2 days before : 50%

    1 day before : 10%

    The day : regard as participated(0%)


  • - Be on time with the templestay program(especially on meal time & bed time)

    - Shoes arrangement is required(should be placed on the stone neatly).

    - Please keep the noble silence during your stay.

    - No cigarettes, no meat and no alcohol within the temple.

    - Proper attire is recommended.(Wear socks, please.)

    - Do not stretch legs in front of a Buddha Statueand a monk, please.

    - Keep calm and clear your mind.

    - Do not leave the offering food behind.

Way to Temple

go by public transportations.

*Entrance fee is included in the participation fee.

▶Express Bus Terminal or Intercity Bus Terminal in each cities.
(If you come from Seoul, you can take a bus to Sokcho at the Dongseoul Bus Terminal or Gosok Terminal(Express Bus Terminal)).
▶Take a bus which goes to Sokcho.6
▶Get off the bus at the Sokcho Expresse Bus Terminal or Intercity Bus Terminal
▶Bus: Take a local bus number 7 or 7-1. It takes about between 30-40 minuites. Get off the bus at the last stop. Enter the Seoraksan National Park. Walking past a number of restaurants, you can see the main entrance(Iljumoon) of Sinheungsa Temple. It is a 8-minute walk from the ticket office.
▶Taxi: You can go straight to the Sinheungsa templestay quarter. It takes about 20min and costs about 15,000KRW.
▶The instructions for those who are driving.
If you are coming by car, please drive all the way to the park entrance. Let the parking staff know that you are doing the Templestay.
If they direct you to the brown guard house on the right of the park entrance, you can drive all the way to the temple parking lots. It will be free for those doing temple stay.
If there is no more space, then they will direct you to park either on the left or right of the park entrance. Parking may or may not be free, the parking staff will inform you.

▶The Templestay quarter is near Big Buddha(Tongildaebul) statue. Big Buddha's right side, you can see two Korean traditional houses and the one in the back is the Templestay Quarter. Please come by 3 p.m.

Contact Info

  • 10:00~17:00
  • 033)636-8001 sinheungsa_stay@hanmail.net

Check-in & Check-out

  • Choose your date
    Please refer to the schedule below and select a period
    between 2018-02-09 ~ 2018-03-19.

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