Gwaneumsa Temple in Do-dong, Daegu is situated halfway up the rock face thickly wooded with Oriental Arborvitae. The Dalseong Forest of Oriental Arborvitae here has been enlisted as Natural Monument No. 1 of Korea. This forest, boasting several hundred years of history together with the temple, is admired as one of the ten best sceneries of Daegu.
535, Dunsan-ro, Dong-gu, Daegu[Google Map]
N/A (open all year round)
From Seoul Express Bus Terminal, take an express bus to Dongdaegu
Bus Terminal (동대구터미널).
* Bus schedule: 06:00-23:55, 20-30min intervals
From Dongdaegu Bus Terminal, transfer
to Bus 818 bound for KT Dongdaegu Branch(KT동대구지사).
* Bus schedule:
06:30-23:05, 9min intervals
Transfer to Bus Palgong1(팔공1) bound for Thuja Forest
Bus schedule: 4-7 times a day, 42min intervals
Get off, cross the Gwaneumgyo Bridge
(관음교), and walk for 150m.
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