Pyongyang Marathon

VISIT NORTH KOREA AND RUN THE PYONGYANG MARATHON

pyongyang marathon

Join us in the DPRK to partake in the Pyongyang marathon event. We have two incredible events lined up for 2017 and 2018 making it the fifth year running that is open to all tourists wanting to compete or to spectate from the grandstands of Kim Il Sung Stadium! Everyone on this tour will have the opportunity to watch the opening and closing of the ceremony in the heart of the stadium with 70,000 locals cheering on!

We here at YPT want to deliver you the best possible experience for this year’s marathon with an unbeatable price. That’s why we have created four unique Marathon tours to best fit your time, budget and needs for seeing the must see sights of Pyongyang!

Registry for all marathon runners is on a first come first served basis and limited to 1500 runners in total, so if you wish to run, book now! If you’re not interested in running you have the opportunity to join the locals inside Kim Il Sung Stadium as the marathon takes off and observe the marathon from the streets of Pyongyang or watch a local DPRK football match within the stadium.

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2017

Name of Tour Start Date End Date Details Extension
Pyongyang Autumn Marathon Tour October 20th October 25th €795 (option €100 flight one way or €150 return) Beijing – Pyongyang – Beijing 3 nights, 4 days Sinuiju Overnight Extension
Pyongyang Autumn Marathon Ultra Budget Tour October 21st October 23rd €445 (extra option for the train either way between Dandong and Beijing) Dandong – Pyongyang – Dandong 2 nights, 3 days Sinuiju Overnight Extension

2018

Name of Tour Start Date End Date Details Extension
Pyongyang Marathon Tour April 6th April 13th €1195 (option €200 flight out to Beijing) Beijing – Pyongyang – Beijing 5 nights, 6 days Sinuiju Overnight Extension
Pyongyang Marathon and Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour April 6th April 17th €1595 Beijing – Pyongyang – Beijing 9 nights, 10 days Sinuiju Overnight Extension
Pyongyang Marathon Express Tour April 7th April 9th €695 (extra option for the train either way between Dandong and Beijing) Dandong – Pyongyang – Dandong for 2 nights, 3 days Dandong Extension
Pyongyang Marathon Ultra Budget Tour April 7th April 9th €645 (extra option for the train either way between Dandong and Beijing) Dandong – Pyongyang – Dandong 2 nights, 3 days Sinuiju Overnight Extension