Bongeunsa

Bongeunsa is a Buddhist temple located in , Gangnam-gu in , . It was founded in 794 during the reign of King Wonseong by the monk Yeon-hoe, then the highest ranking monk of Silla, and originally named Gyeonseongsa.

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Public aquarium
The in Gangnam district, , is one of 's largest Aquariums with over 40,000 creatures from over 650 species on display. is situated 260 metres southeast of Bongeunsa. Photo: Wpcpey, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Metro station
Station is a station on Seoul Subway Line 9 that opened on March 28, 2015. is situated 310 metres east of Bongeunsa. Photo: 안우석, CC BY-SA 3.0.

School
Kyunggi High School is the oldest modern high school in Korea, located in Gangnam-gu, . is situated 210 metres northwest of Bongeunsa. Photo: Ins9759, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Station is a railway station on Seoul Subway Line 9 that opened March 28, 2015. is situated 390 metres southwest of Bongeunsa. Photo: 안우석, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Gangnam is the central district of the southern half of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

and Gangdong are in the eastern part of , along the Han River. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Village
is a dong, of Seongdong-gu in , . is situated 4½ km northwest of Bongeunsa.

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Bongeunsa. See this page's contributions. Photo: Rheo1905, CC BY-SA 3.0.