This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here

Jeondeungsa One Night Temple Stay with Round Trip Transfers from Seoul

  • No booking or credit card fees
Downloading...

Get a glimpse into monastery life in Jeondeungsa, one of Korea's significant Buddhist temples. Spend two days living among monks and discover their traditions as you partake in rituals and ceremonies.

Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 10:45

    Meet-Up at The Plaza Hotel Lobby

  • 11:00

    Depart for Jeondeungsa Temple

  • 13:00

    Arrival at Jeondeungsa Temple

    Be welcomed by monks upon arriving at the serene Jeondeungsa Temple. Proceed to the registration area before heading to the room provided for you.

  • 14:00

    Orientation at Meditation Hall

    Learn temple etiquette and guidelines as the monks give you a brief orientation. This will get you familiarized with the Buddhist culture and monastic life you are about to experience.

  • 17:30

    Dinner

    Begin your monastic experience enjoying a vegetarian meal with the monks.

  • 18:20

    Four Buddhist Instrument Ceremony

    Hear the distinct sound of four instruments; the Dharma drum, temple bell, wooden fish and the cloud-shaped gong as they are played together in remembrance of Buddha's enlightening wisdom.

  • 18:30

    Evening Ceremony / 108 Prostrations

    Appreciate the wisdom and teachings of Buddha as you join monks in the evening ceremony followed by the 108 Prostrations which teach the importance of respect and humility.

  • 19:40

    Meditation

    Channel inner peace as you join the monks in meditation. This is the perfect time to reevaluate your way of life and focus on happiness.

  • 20:20

    Prayer Bead Making

    Prayer beads are a traditional tool used in counting the number of times a mantra is recited, the number of prostrations is done and even the frequency Buddha's name is recited.

  • 21:00

    Wash Up

  • 21:30

    Lights Out

  • Day 2
  • 04:00

    Wake Up

  • 04:30

    Early Morning Ceremony

    Take part in the early morning ceremony of the monks beginning with the rhythmic sound of a gong. Join the monks as they head to the ceremony hall where the pre-dawn chanting begins.

  • 05:10

    Meditation

    Channel inner peace as you join the monks in meditation. This is the perfect time to reevaluate your way of life and focus on happiness.

  • 06:00

    Balwoogongyang Breakfast

    Savor your first meal of the day with the monks. This act is done in silence and in an upright posture to pay respect to all people and life.

  • 07:30

    Ulyeok (Communal Work)

    Ulyeok represents the act of unity within temple residents working together as they sweep temple grounds, engage in farming and many other chores. It is also seen as another way of building patience and discipline.

  • 08:00

    Walking Meditation

    Head out and clear your mind as you take a walk around temple grounds. Join the monks as they go on their morning walking meditation.

  • 09:30

    Tea Time with a Monk

    Get insight into life in the monastery as you enjoy tea time with a monk.

  • 11:30

    Lunch

    Enjoy one last vegetarian meal with the monks before heading back to the metro.

  • 12:30

    Departure to The Plaza Hotel

  • End

    Drop-Off at The Plaza Hotel

Select travel date Please choose your date Can I change my date after booking? Enter number of travelers Choose your option View details and schedule Starting at BEST PRICE GUARANTEED ADD TO CART You will receive your confirmation and voucher by email. Special Promo off Yes! * You can change your date after booking. Once confirmed, you will receive a voucher with all the information about your activity including the provider's local contact details, which you can contact if you have any question or if you need to change the date. We will try our best to accommodate your request. *Subject to availability. Fees might apply. Please check our terms and conditions for more information. Please provide number of traveler(s). Please select option package. Please provide number of traveler(s) and select an option Sorry, this activity is not bookable at this time. Adult/Child ( Age & over ) From
Jeondeungsa One Night Temple Stay with Round Trip Transfers from Seoul

Available: Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Round trip transfer to/from Jeondeungsa temple / One (1) night temple stay / Temple uniform / Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner / English-speaking assistant
Why City Discovery?
  • Easy booking
  • Instant confirmation
  • Reschedule anytime
  • Best price guaranteed
  • 24/5 Customer support
Secure & simple payments

All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.

  • (For Check-In) The Plaza Hotel (119 Sogong-ro, Taepyeongno 2(i)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea) Time: 10:45:00

  • (For Check-Out) The Plaza Hotel (119 Sogong-ro, Taepyeongno 2(i)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea)

Check-in Time & Location

  • (For Check-In) The Plaza Hotel (119 Sogong-ro, Taepyeongno 2(i)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea) Time: 10:45:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) The Plaza Hotel (119 Sogong-ro, Taepyeongno 2(i)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea)

Price & Options

View details and schedule Free Not Available onwards To

Notes

Restriction(s)
  • Smoking and alcohol consumption is not allowed in the temple.

  • If less than 3 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.

  • Children 7 years old and above can participate in this activity.

Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • No sleeveless, collarless shirts or T-shirts

  • No short pants

  • No mini skirts

  • No clothing that exposes a large amount of skin

  • No see-through fabrics

  • Only luggage that you can personally carry is allowed

Requirement(s) - Others
  • Because the monastery is a religious sanctuary, participants are advised to refrain from showing public displays of affection, singing, dancing and playing loud music.

Additional Note(s)
  • Private rooms will be provided but men and women will stay separately. Rooms will be assigned on the day of arrival upon registration.

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather, traffic conditions or temple situations.

  • Please arrive at your check-in location 15 minutes prior to the start time.

Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • You can book a maximum of 10.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity.

Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellations made within 5 business days of your activity (after 16:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

Book now from Adults Children Infants Age above Traveler Travelers travelers Requires Must be accompanied by All Ages SALE off more less SALE %percentage_off%% OFF Show more Show Less Please choose the currency you want to use to finalize your checkout. You will be charged
Lowest Tour Prices
Reschedule Anytime
Instant Confirmation
24/5 Customer Support

Deals in your Pocket Never miss a deal while traveling

Please wait...