10 days in North Korea Itinerary

10 days in North Korea Itinerary

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Pyongyang
— 6 nights
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Kaesong
— 2 nights
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Hyangsan
— 1 night

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Pyongyang

Pyongyang ©

Capital of Willows

Built from the ground up after the Korean War, Pyongyang impresses with its Soviet-era buildings and monuments to modern leadership.
Pyongyang is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Kim Il-sung Square, pause for some photo ops at Workers' Party Foundation Monument, brush up on your military savvy at Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum, and contemplate the waterfront views at Daedong River (Taedong River).

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Pyongyang online trip itinerary planner.

Chennai, India to Pyongyang is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Chennai to Pyongyang, you'll lose 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. You will leave for Kaesong on the 27th (Sun).

Things to do in Pyongyang

Parks · Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Tower of the Juche Idea ©
Tower of the Juche Idea
Kim Il-sung Square ©
Kim Il-sung Square
Triumphal Arch ©
Triumphal Arch

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Kaesong

Kaesong ©

City of Pines

Relatively relaxed and atmosphertic, the centuries-old city of Kaesong lies near the Demilitarized Zone and the border with South Korea, and has served as an industrial center since being traded to the North in the Korean War.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): make a trip to Sungkyunkwan University, then contemplate the long history of Tomb of King Kongmin, and then get engrossed in the history at Koryo Museum. On your second day here, make a trip to Concrete Wall.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kaesong online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Pyongyang to Kaesong in 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Hyangsan.

Things to do in Kaesong

Museums · Historic Sites
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Koryo Museum ©
Koryo Museum
Concrete Wall ©
Concrete Wall
Tomb of King Kongmin ©
Tomb of King Kongmin

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Hyangsan

Hyangsan ©
A mountainous county, Hyangsan has long been a popular tourist destination with North Koreans, and the refurbishment of its striking, pyramid-shaped hotel in 2010 also gave a boost to international tourism.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Myohyang and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pohyonsa Temple.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hyangsan tour site.

Traveling by car from Kaesong to Hyangsan takes 3.5 hours. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hyangsan

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Mount Myohyang ©
Mount Myohyang
Pohyonsa Temple ©
Pohyonsa Temple