Busanjin-gu Looking to Establish Muslim Prayer Room Location

Busanjin-gu is looking to establish a Muslim Prayer Room in its district in order to attract more Muslim tourists.

If built, it would be the first prayer room in a public space among major sightseeing locations in the city built by a district office.

The district office, however, is having some difficulty securing a location as land prices in the area have become a stumbling block.

They’ve tried to establish one in Bupyeong Market and Lotte Department Store but both places have no vacancies at the moment.

There are currently only three places in the city with Muslim prayer rooms — Busan Al-Fatah Mosque, Busan Crown Harbor Hotel in Jung-gu and on the third floor of Gimhae International Airport.

Haps Staff
Is there something you'd like to see featured in Haps? Drop us a line: info@hapskorea.com

Subscribe to our newsletter

Twice-weekly updates to your inbox

The Latest

Three of the Best Cigar Clubs in Korea

Korea may be behind when it comes to places to light up in Asia, but these three cigar clubs around the country offer guests the perfect intimate atmosphere to enjoy the best premium cigars and spirits.
19.4 ° C
21 °
18 °
88 %
0 %
30 °
24 °
21 °
22 °
27 °

Dine & Drink