Bulguksa Temple, built with a combination of stylish architecture, Buddhist spirit and natural surroundings, symbolizes Buddha's land on earth.
The stone layers harmonize perfectly with the different structures, such as the several halls and the statues of Buddha within them.
Bulguksa Temple was built in the 10th year of King Gyeongdeok,751 A .D. by Kim Dae-seong, in memory of his parents. It was restored to its original condition in 1973.
It was designated as the UNESCO Cultural Heritage on December 6, 1995.