• Address

    385, Bulguk-ro, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
    경상북도 경주시 불국로 385 (진현동)
  • Opening hour

    07:00-18:00
  • Contact number

    +82-54-746-9913
  • Price / Fee

    Adults (ages over 19): 5,000 won
    Teenagers (ages 13-18): 3,500 won
    Children (ages 7-12): 2,500 won
    Children (ages under 7): Free (Less than 10 children)
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Bulguksa Temple is the representative relic of Gyeongju and was designated as a World Cultural Asset by UNESCO in 1995. The beauty of the temple itself and the artistic touch of the stone relics are known throughout the world.

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tripadvisor.com
  • 3 years ago
  • 653 reviews

Bulguksa Temple, Gyeongju - TripAdvisor

Book your tickets online for Bulguksa Temple, Gyeongju: See 653 reviews, articles, and 657 photos of Bulguksa Temple, ranked No.1 on TripAdvisor among 54 attractions in Gyeongju.
unesco.org
  • 4 years ago

Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Established in the 8th century on the slopes of Mount Toham, the Seokguram Grotto contains a monumental statue of the Buddha looking at the sea in the bhumisparsha mudra position. With the surrounding portrayals of gods, Bodhisattvas and disciples, all realistically and delicately sculpted in high and low relief, it is considered a masterpiece of Buddhist art in the Far East. The Temple of Bulguksa (built in 774) and the Seokguram Grotto form a religious architectural complex of exceptional significance.
wikipedia.org
  • 3 years ago

Bulguksa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Bulguksa is located on the slopes of mount Toham (Jinheon-dong, Gyeongju city, North Gyeongsang province, South Korea). It is a head temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism and encompasses seven National treasures of South Korea, including Dabotap and Seokgatap stone pagodas, Cheongun-gyo (Blue Cloud Bridge), and two gilt-bronze statues of Buddha. The temple is classified as Historic and Scenic Site No. 1 by the South Korean government. In 1995, Bulguksa was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List together with the Seokguram Grotto, which lies four kilometers to the east.
twoclownstripping.com
  • 5 years ago

Bulguksa Temple - Gyeongju, South Korea - Two Clowns Tripping

The buildings were incredible, the gardens peaceful and even the souvenir shop seemed to offer a number of products we hadn’t seen elsewhere.

For those wanting to spend a little longer in the area, there is also a trail linking Bulguksa with the Seokgurum Grotto further up the mountain range.