[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.

1. Take a bus to Sokcho(속초)

2-bus. Take a local bus No.7 or 7-1 and get off at the last stop. It takes about 30min.

2-taxi. It takes about 20min and costs about 15,000KRW.

3-bus. 8-minute-walk from the ticket box of Sinheungsa, you can find the templestay quarter on your right, behind the souvenirshop building.(Admission fee is free for templestay participants.)

3-taxi. You can go straight to the templestay quarter.

* Bus passenger from East(Dong) Seoul Bus Terminal(동서울종합터미널): Take a bus which goes to Wontong(원통)-Yangyang(양양)-Sokcho(속초) (3-4th platform). Get off at the bus stop of Mulchi3geori(물치삼거리) and take a local bus No.7 or 7-1. It reduces the time about 40-50min.

4. The Templestay quarter is near Big Buddha(Tongildaebul) statue.

Big Buddha's left side, you can see two Korean traditional houses and the one in the back is the Templestay Quarter.

In the quarter, you can find the templestay office right in front of you.

*** Entrance & parking fee is included in the participation fee but the parking lot is a little bit far from the Templestay Quarter.

You can use parking lot near the templestay quarter also. But it is not for free. Check this, please.

Contact Info

  • 09:00~17:00
  • Anna 033)636-8001(Eng Service: 010-4587-3585) 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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