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International Seon Center Templestay

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Available from 2019-09-19
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  • 1. Great chance to join the traditional spiritual practice of Buddhism.
  • 2. Popular experience among foreigners who want to relax their mind and body.
  • 3. This is a healing temple stay place open to anyone.
  • 4. Unique and special travel program that you can experience in Korea.


2 Days 1 Night
₩ 70,000

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₩ 70,000

Option details

Children under 7 must be accompanied by a guardian.

International Seon Center 2 Days 1 Night Templestay
Dinner (vegetarian diet)
Souvenir (only quantity prepared will be provided)

[Must Bring]
Comfortable clothes
Comfortable shoes
Personal cup
Personal water bottle
Cleansing products and tower
₩ 30,000

Date & Time


₩ 30,000

Option details

Age of 13 and over can participate alone. Children under 13 must be accompanied by a guardian.

International Seon Center Daily Templestay
Dinner (vegetarian diet)
Souvenir (only quantity prepared will be provided)

Food service for the dead

[Must Bring]
Comfortable clothes
Personal water bottle


International Seon Center Templestay is a temple stay experience for both foreigners and the locals to perform traditional Korean Buddhism and to take a rest. Since the temple is located in the middle of Seoul, it is recommended to those felt pressured to travel far to experience the Korean Buddhism. Besides the spiritual practice, there are various fun and fruitful programs you can enjoy. Monks will guide you into the deep mind traveling in English, so make a reservation right away!



Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism International Seon Center 

Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism International Seon Center was established for the globalization of Korean Buddhism and traditional culture. You can learn and experience traditional Buddhist practices through temple stay in the middle of the city. The center runs various programs, so you can enjoy a variety of Buddhist practices.



Exploring a deeper self, Templestay is a traditional cultural experience program that you can look through the past life in a temple, where the history and culture of Korean Buddhism breathe more than 1,7000 years. You can find true oneself at the temple, where you can find a story of simple culture and wisdom earned from a piece of rice and a drop of water. Regardless of age or gender, you can find out the true beauty of Korean and yourself.


2 Days 1 Night Templestay

Great temple stay option for beginners who are interested in meditation but don't know how to start! If you want to have a deeper practice, join and have a long healing trip.

• Take a time to understand Korean Buddhism and its culture, learn Buddhist etiquette, and talk about Buddhist murals.

• From Saturday to Sunday, this is 2 days 1 night program. 


Time Table

• Saturday (1st day) • 

13:50~14:00  Arrival, Change into Uniform

14:00~14:45  Orientation

14:45~16:45  Korean Traditional Culture Experience

16:45~17:00  Rest 

17:00~17:45  Dinner

17:45~18:00  Learn how to perform Ritual Ceremony

18:00~18:20  Ritual Ceremony 

18:20~19:00  Rest

19:00~20:00  Practice Zen meditation

20:00~21:00  Get ready for bed

21:00~ Sleep


• Sunday (2nd day)

04:00~04:20  Wake up

04:30~05:00  Morning Chanting

05:00~07:00  Personal Practice

07:00~08:00  Breakfast

08:00~08:30  Ready to depart    

08:30~09:00  108 Prostration

09:00~09:50  Teatime with a monk    

09:50~10:00  Templestay Review

10:00~ Departure


※ Schedule may change under the temple's circumstances.




Daily Templestay

Through Daily Templestay, you can explore a deeper self and live happily through the "mind rest" meditation cooling down the stress and bring up the passion again.

• Experience Korean Buddism culture and traditional culture for a short period, 3 ~ 4 hours, on a day.


Time Table

13:50~14:00  Arrival, Change into Uniform 

14:00~14:45  Orientation

14:45~15:45   Korean Traditional Culture Experience

15:45~16:15   Practice Zen meditation

16:15~16:45   Teatime with a monk

16:45~17:00   Templestay Review

17:00~ Dinner & Departure


※ Schedule may change under the temple's circumstances.



Minimum Pax


Operating hours

Everyday: 09:00-17:00


Daily Option Only : Monday, Tuesday, Sunday

How to use

1. Input information on must-fill out form and purchase the desired option. 

2. Check mobile voucher or email voucher.  

3. Please go to Front Lobby 10 minutes before the reservation time on the day of reservation.

4. Wait until the staff comes to pick you up.

How to get there

• Get off of Exit 8 of Omokgyo Station (Subway line 5) → Go straight and turn left at Citibank → Go straight and you will find the center on your right


1. Please keep the temple's rules and regulations for the program.

2. Please keep silence during your stay. 

3. Please be punctual for each program schedule.

- Buddhist Ceremony (04:30 / 18:00) / Meals (07:00 / 11:30 / 17:00) / Other programs

4. Please dress neatly and avoid revealing clothes.

5. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a guardian.

6. If there are less than the minimum number of people, the reservation can be canceled, and our CS Team will e-mail you.

Cancellation Policy

All times are based on Korea Standard Time (KST)

• Cancellation 3 days before (by 17:00 KST): 100% refund

• Cancellation 2 days before (by 17:00 KST): 50% refund

• Cancellation 1 day before (by 17:00 KST): 10% refund

• Cancellation on the reserved date & No Show: No refund

• If experience is not possible due to climate change or natural disasters: 100% refund


Q. Is there any smoking places?

A. No. Smoking and Drinking are prohibited in International Seon Center. 

Q. Can I bring some outside food?

A. Outside food is not allowed. 

Q. Can I go out?

A. International Seon Center building blocks the coming in and out from 20:00 to 04:00am. 


167, Mokdongdong-ro, Yangcheon-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea (International Seon Center)
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