Naksansa Temple, Yangyang-gun

One of the eight greatest scenic areas in the east of Korea, Naksansa Temple has served for centuries as a place of prayer and meditation in pristine natural surroundings. Situated on top of the mountain of the same name, it was built thanks to a Buddhist monk who, after a several days’ meditation, claimed he had seen a goddess who told him to erect a temple there. The spot where he used to meditate now houses a pavilion. Take a walk around the temple and enjoy the view of the sea and the coastline. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Naksansa Temple by using our Yangyang-gun online road trip planner .
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  • I think it's the best temple in Yangyang. The promenade is also well made, but be careful as the wind blows the dirt road and the wind blows. There are so many beautiful places such as medical houses, red-lily cancer, and sea water canons, so it is recommended that you visit.
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  • Parking fees and entrance fees are charged, but there is a good value. There are a variety of things to see and do, and they are well maintained. In particular, the most distant red lily rock is a must-see. You can see the beach cliffs through the amja floor.
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  • Very beautiful temple with a long history. Highly recommend to visit there once in a life. If you can go there in a lunch time, korean traditional noodle is free.
  • **** Awesome Biddhist temple!! **** The best place to visit in YangYang.
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