BEOMEOSA TEMPLE AND MARKETS
City Tour, Cultural, Shopping, Lunch not included
Enjoy a visit to the most famous Temple in Busan followed by markets
Beomeosa Temple, founded in AD 678. and is one of Korea’s five great Buddhist temples, boasts a wealth of cultural and historical assets, set among the scenic beauty of a wisteria-covered valley and attracting local and foreign visitors alike. Cross an arched stone bridge over a mountain brook, to approach the 3 handsome entry gates ,known as the “Gate of Heavenly Kings” Dominating the grounds is a graceful 7th century stone pagoda.
Jagalchi Market, the largest fish market, was established by women peddlers during the Korean War. Most of the people who sell fish at Jagalchi Market are women. Famous throughout the country this market is where you can glimpse the lifestyle of the local Busan people.
Gukje Marketplace, unlike other traditional markets, has a wide variety of international goods on sale. Explore the maze-like alleyways of the city’s largest market at your leisure before transferring to Port.