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Zen, Temple food & Hanok

Zen, Temple food & Hanok

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I was born in Seoul and moved to Canada as a teenager. Being a passionate traveller and a professional photographer, I was fortunate to have travelled nearly 90 countries so far. When I was in university, I worked as a tour guide where my love for sharing ideas with people from around the world began. Returning to my native land after zigzagging the world for 20 years, it has been an extraordinary…
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What we’ll do

We will meet at a well-known Buddhist temple, and quickly move on to learn about the templestay program and temple food at cultural centres. This will be a brief introduction to 1700-year-old history of Korean Buddhism filled with wisdom and beautiful traditions (I’m not religious however very much in owe of all the beautiful ideas, this ancient way of living teach our modern minds) Following the…

What else you should know

Please let me know if you require a vegan diet. Jogyesa is just a meeting place. Please arrive early if you'd like to explore and take photos of this beautiful temple on your own.

What I’ll provide

Lunch
Mainly plant based Korean meal with rice, soup and side dishes - (Vegan option available upon prior request)
Equipment
hanbok rental subject to size restrictions

What to bring

Smile and an open mind to explore!
Weather appropriate gear (umbrella, hat..? ) for short walks

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Where you'll be

We will meet at one of the main Buddhist temples in Seoul, moving on for quick visits to cultural centres to learn about templestay program and temple food of Korea. Lunch will be served in a converted hanok (traditional Korean house) restaurant run by a group of lovely Korean designers. We will then walk to a nearby heritage building with gorgeous tradition Korean architecture from Joseon dynasty.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sun, 18th Aug    From 11:00 to 13:30.
£38 per person
4 of 4 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

Please let me know if you require a vegan diet. Jogyesa is just a meeting place. Please arrive early if you'd like to explore and take photos of this beautiful temple on your own.
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culture walk
Zen, Temple food & Hanok
9 reviews
From £38/person
9 reviews
From £38/person