[Golgulsa] 2019 Jeongwol Daeborum Templestay

Free-style Templestay, Gyeongsangbuk-do

Price List(Won)

(The amount in parentheses is the amount per night.)
Night(s) Adult(20+) Student(up to 19) Pre-schooler
1 60,000KRW 60,000KRW 30,000KRW

Program Information

Jeongwol Daeboreum

Jeongwol Daeboreum is the day of ”the first and biggest full moon of the Lunar New Year“ and plans a new year and prays for prosperity. Please experience an unique Golgul-sa Templestay on the day with welcoming 2019, the year of ”Golden Pig” according to 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. The Temple prepares many activities such as making Lanterns for wishes, training Sunmudo at the beach and circling the bundle of straw and burning it for expelling devil spirits. May you be happy and fruitful year!



Time Title
13:30~00:00 Check-in
14:00~00:00 Making Lanterns for wishes
15:00~00:00 Sunmudo demonstration & Korean Traditional Arts Performance
16:30~00:00 Orientation
17:00~00:00 Dinner
17:30~00:00 Special event at the beach
22:00~00:00 Bedtime


Time Title
05:00~00:00 Wake up
05:30~00:00 Morning chanting service
06:00~00:00 Sitting or Walking Meditation
06:30~00:00 Breakfast
09:00~00:00 Sunmudo Training & 108 Prostrations
10:40~00:00 Dharma Talk with an abbot over tea
11:30~00:00 Lunch & Check-out

What to prepare

▶ Check in : 1:00 pm / Check out : 12:30 pm ▶ We serve 3meals from on arrival dinner & programs. ▶ What to bring : your own T-SHIRT / SOCKS / TOWEL / TOILETRIES/ WATER BOTTLE /COMFORTABLE CLOTHES AND SNEAKS/ HAIR DRIER We provide Templestay Uniforms, a pants and vest, for experiencing Sunmudo.

Payment & Cancellation Policy

  • ▶ Fee: 60,000 KWN per person / per night (shared room)
    1,200,000 KWN per person / per month
    80,000 KWN per person / per night (private room-A person uses a room)
    1,500,000 KWN per person / per month

    ▶ Cancellation

    Within 3 days : 100% refund
    Within 2 days : 50% refund
    Within 1 day : 10% refund
    Check-in day : No refund

    ▶ 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 are found smoking, you will be asked 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 a 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

Check-in & Check-out

  • Choose your date
    Please refer to the schedule below and select a period
    between 2019-02-19 ~ 2019-02-20.

Choose Guests

Choose Guests
(including me)


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