|$59 USD per person||- Round-trip transportation|
- Ssanggyesa Temple entrance fee
- English speaking tour staff
*The same price applies for adults and children.
*Children under 24 months cannot join the tour. 24~36 months old are free of charge, but seats will not be assigned.
[Simni (10ri) Cherry Blossom Road]
Located in Hadong, the Simni Cherry Blossom Road is a famous road that links the Hwagae Market and Ssanggyesa Temple. In the spring, 600-year-old cherry blossom trees bloom its beautiful flowers, attracting many tourists from all over the country. “Simni” is a traditional Korean measurement unit which equals to about 4km. For the whole 4km you will be showered with cherry blossom petals making every moment a picture perfect moment. The road is also known as “marriage road”, following the myth that if lovers walk down this road holding hands, they will live happily ever after.
Located in the Jirisan National Park, and famous for its beautiful springtime cherry blossom scenery, Ssanggyesa Temple is a Buddhist temple built in 722 C.E. during the Shilla Era. Rebuilt after it was burned down during the Japanese invasion, not only is the Ssanggyesa Temple a perfect place to experience Buddhist temples, but also the cherry blossom road leading to the temple is a walk to remember.