Yough Pioneer Tours

DPRK vs Hong Kong Football Extension

If you’re a football fan or just want to experience something unique during your DPRK tour, why not add on this quick extension to see the do or die AFC qualifying match live at Kim Il Sung Stadium! It’s a must win for both teams in the final round of AFC Cup qualifying for 2019. As well as this check out Pyongyang’s famous Ostrich farm, try your aim at Maeari shooting range and go bowling at the famous Gold Lane bowling alley.

Price: 1 person- 545 euro

2 people 455 euro pp (twin share)
This itinerary can be altered- if you’d like to make changes or if you have a group of 3 or more and would like pricing for groups, please contact us!

Sunday 25th March
• After meeting one of our YPT staff for your pre-tour meeting, depart Beijing Central Station at 5:25 pm for the 24-hour sleeper ride to Pyongyang.

Monday 26th March
•Arrive at Dandong at 7:00 am for Chinese border control then depart for Sinuiju at 10:00 am for the extensive border control from the DPRK side.
•Arrive at 5:00 pm to a warm welcome from your Korean guides.
•Dinner and overnight at the Sosan Sports Hotel.

Tuesday 27th March

•May Day stadium- Take an up-close tour of the world’s largest stadium and former home to the Arirang Mass Games.
•Korean Film Studio- The largest and most famous film studio in the DPRK.
•Moranbong souvenir store- where you can buy a DPRK flag or football shirt for the big match!

•Lunch at the Moranbong Chicken Restaurant
DPRK vs Hong Kong at Kim Il Sung Stadium – the winner of this match will be taking part in the AFC Asian cup in 2019, so it should be a fantastic atmosphere!
•Taedonggan Beer Bar- grab a post-match drink and relive the match with your local guides.
•Maeari Shooting Range- try your hand at some target shooting- bullets cost 50 cents each and you can choose rifles or pistols. They also have electronic shooting and archery.
•Dinner at the Gold Cup sports restaurant
•Overnight at the Sosan Hotel

Wednesday 28th March

•Visit the Korean National Gift House- Home for gifts from Koreans both Domestic and abroad
•The Pyongyang Ostrich Farm

•Lunch at the Changwanq Street BBQ
•Visit the new Science and Technology Park – here the DPRK have organised all the latest medical, scientific and warfare technology and have presented it in an interactive way
•Head to Gold Lanes Bowling to play and mingle with some locals (2 euro per game)
•Meet up with the group and join the Easter Tour

Price Inclusive of:

  • 2 English speaking tour guides
  • Private transportation
  • Entry ticket to the most sites unless noted below
  • Tickets to the DPRK vs Hong Kong Match
  • Accommodation