HOW TO GET

1. By Bus

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a) From Seoul

bus 3000

1) From Shinchon (신촌) Subway Station
(Line #2)

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2) From Shinchon (신촌) Subway Station (Line #2)

▶ Use exit no.4 of the station and walk down 300 meters.

▶ Take the bus no.3000 for last stop Ganghwa Terminal (강화터미널). Buses leave every 15~20min.

※ Please call us (032-937-7033) from the Ganghwa Terminal(강화터미널), we'll take you to the temple by car.

※ Or you can take the bus from Ganghwa Terminal (강화터미널) headed to Onsuri (온수리) direction.
Ask the bus driver to get you off at Sinhyeon-ri (신현리) or Mokpi-kogae (목비고개) (stop has two names).
Walk 600 meters to temple. (See the picture below)

2) From Songjeong (송정) Subway Station (Line #5, near Gimpo Airport)

▶ Take exit no.1 of the station.

▶ Take the bus no. 60-3. Buses leave every 10~15min.

▶ Get off at Yanggok(양곡종점)

▶ Take the bus no. 60-2. Get off at Onsuri (온수리) and take a taxi to Lotus Lantern Int`l Meditation Temple(연등국제선원) (5,000 won)

※ Please call us (032-937-7033) from the Onsuri (온수리), we'll take you to the temple by car.

b) From Incheon City

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From Incheon Intercity Bus Terminal or Dongam Subway Station

▶ Take bus no. 700 direction to Manisan Mt. of Gangwha

▶ Ask the bus driver to get you off at Sinhyeon-ri (신현리).

▶ Walk 600 meters to temple. (See the picture on right)

Map on http://map.daum.net

2. By Car

a) Way #1

a. Take Road 48 for Gimpo (along the Han River) or Gimpo Circle Road in direction to Ganghwa

b. Choji Bridge in direction to Jeondeungsa Temple and Daegot

c. Cross the bridge and turn right after 100m

d. Go straight on for 2 km and turn right at the Y-junction

e. Go straight for another 2 km and turn left at the Dakjin junction

f. After 2-3 km you reach Ganghwa-eup. When the mainroad to Seoul appears you turn right

g. After about one minute you see the S-oil gaz station on the left and the sign indicating Yi Kyubo's tomb on the right. Drive slowly and after another 300m you see the sign indicating Lotus lantern Temple (연등국제선원)

h. Follow the sign turning left and after about 1 km you will reach Lotus Lantern.

※ The distance from Choji Bridge to Lotus Lantern is about 8 km on the whole.

b) Way #2

a. Look for Jeondeungsa Temple and for the place called Gilsangmyeon Onsuri (길상면 온수리)

b. From there you take the road in direction to Seoul and then to Ganghwa Go straight on and after 3~4 minutes you will see the S-oil gaz station on the left and the sign indicating Yi Kyubo's tomb on the right.

c. Drive slowly and after another 300m you see the sign indicating Lotus lantern Temple (연등국제선원)

d. Follow the sign turning left and after about 1 km you will arrive at Lotus Lantern.

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c) Way #3 (coming from Ganghwa-eup)

a. Coming to Gangwha-eup via Ganghwa Bridge (강화대교), take the direction to Jeondeungsa Temple

b. You come through the location of Buleun-myeon (불은면) and turn left

c. You pass by the glass buildings and robot figures of "Oktokki Space Center"

d. After 1 km you follow the sign indicating Lotus Lantern Center turning to the right.

e. Following way through the forest you will arrive at Lotus Lantern after about 1 km.

※ If you use (i -navi) nagivation system please enter '연등국제선원'.

Address : 85 Giljik-ri, Gilsang-myeon, Ganghwa-gun, Incheon, South Korea

Phone : 82-32-937-7033 (overseas), 032-937-7033 (nation)

Fax : 82-32-937-7034 (overseas), 032-937-7033 (nation)

주소 : 연등국제선원 인천 강화군 길상면 길직리 85