10 days in North Korea Itinerary

10 days in North Korea Itinerary

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Kaesong
— 1 night
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Pyongyang
— 7 nights
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Hyangsan
— 1 night

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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 21st (Mon): make a trip to Sungkyunkwan University, then contemplate the long history of Tomb of King Kongmin, and then take an in-depth tour of Koryo Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kaesong road trip planning app.

Chennai, India to Kaesong is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 3.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Kaesong due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chennai in November, things will get colder in Kaesong: highs are around 13°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Pyongyang.

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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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 Mansudae Grand Monument, contemplate the waterfront views at Daedong River (Taedong River), and learn about all things military at Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Pyongyang tour planner.

Drive from Kaesong to Pyongyang in 2 hours. On the 29th (Tue), you're off to Hyangsan.

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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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.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hyangsan trip maker.

Traveling by car from Pyongyang to Hyangsan takes 2 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