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Address: 199-1, Unnam-ro, Jung-gu, Incheon 22359, South Korea
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Best of Busan With Yonggungsa Temple, Yongdusan Park and Dongbaek Island
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2-Night Busan Semi-Independent Sightseeing Tour

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Free city tour

Can't complain it's free and it is a small little temple near the airport. Worthwhile if you have a few hours to spare and Beats seating in a terminal waiting

Reviewed 24 October 2016
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Can't complain it's free and it is a small little temple near the airport. Worthwhile if you have a few hours to spare and Beats seating in a terminal waiting

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I had a 12 hr lay over in Incheon Airport and decided to take their free transit tour and it went Amazing! It's free and totally a wonderful experience. The temple was peaceful, very neat. Tour guides speak English well and are very friendly. I learned a lot in just few minutes. You can take Instagramable pictures but you have... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

My family and I had a 5 hour layover at Incheon. We discovered the Korean Transit Tours (which are free and very in variety and length). Since we were limited on time we took the 1 hour tour to Yonggungsa Temple in Incheon. TIP: you should sign up in advance to get on these tours, can do so via web).... More 

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Fresno, California
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

This is a small temple near Incheon International Airport. We joined the Korean Free Transit Tour while waiting for our connecting fly. The temple consists of various buildings such as Gwaneumjeon (re-constructed by Heungseon Daewongun), Yosachae (home of the monks), Chilseonggak, and Yonghwanggak. In Yosachae, the writings of Heungseon Daewongun are hung on the wall and recently, an 11 meter-high... More 

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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Cute little place in the hills with a solemn atmosphere. The monks were there and also a few people chanting. Very surreal. Wish there was more time but the tour allowed for only 10 minutes stay.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
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Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Came here for an hour tour from a long layover in the airport. Place is very quiet and solemn. Perfect place to meditate as it is located in the mountains and away from the metropolitan. It also has the 1,300 year old Zelcova Tree! I bought a bracelet for $10, pretty pricey but worth it. Will definitely come back.

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Joshua
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Reviewed 25 February 2015

The Yonggungsa Temple is located near the Incheon Airport and is one of the free 1 hour tours offered by the Incheon Airport Transit Tour company. The airport offers 5 one hour tours to this temple. 7, 8, 11, 12 & 2 pm. If you only have a short layover, take advantage of this free sightseeing opportunity. It is small... More 

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Guri, South Korea
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Reviewed 5 June 2013

C1 ( 2013.06.03 ) There was a small and quiet temple. There was an old ginkgo tree and the Big Buddha. With the exception of these, There was nothing very unusual. The quiet is a good place to take a walk. Passing on the road is also good to visit, I do not want to recommend it go.

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