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Explore Syria Independent Tour – 2022 – 2023

Explore Syria Independent Tour 2021 – 2022. Young Pioneer Tours are now offering independent tours to Syria throughout the entire year. Read our itinerary and get in touch to travel to Syria.

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School Football Tour – YPT 2021 – 2023 packages

School Football Tour

Are you looking for a school football tour? Young Pioneer Tours are most famous for taking you to places your mother would rather you stayed away from, but mothers like all humans can be flexible. For many years we have helped arrange various school trips to countries that are a bit of the beaten track, […]

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What do we know about the North Korean beach resort, and can we visit?

North Korean Beach Resort

What do we know about the North Korean beach resort, and more importantly will it possible to and when might we be able to visit it? When it comes to tourism in North Korea recent news has, rather unexpectedly concentrated on Coronoavirus and the fact that the country is closed. Therefore the narrative has been […]

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Burkina Faso Independent Tours

Introduction Burkina Faso is a lesser-known landlocked country in western Africa. Made up of a Savanna that is grassy in the north and slowly gives way to sparse forests that define the country’s southern areas, this country is a former colony of France that did not gain independence until 1960 under the name of the […]

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Can you gamble in North Korea?

Can you gamble in North Korea? The short answer is that whilst gambling is banned for the citizens of North Korea, there are two casinos that cater to foreign guests. There are also a few instances in which North Koreans themselves may gamble. Gambling in North Korea! Generally speaking, any trip to North Korea involves […]

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North Korea is your digital detox holiday

For us travellers being away from home can lead us to constantly rely on being connected to the internet allowing us to communicate with family and friends with updates and photos of our adventures. Sometimes to destinations your mother would rather you stay away from. For many of us back home, being connected and immersed […]

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COVID-19 / Coronavirus Travel Update – Which countries are open for tourism?

Coronavirus travel update. Welcome to the YPT COVID-19 / Coronavirus travel updates page. With this page we aim to give up to date travel advice on which countries are open to tourism during the current pandemic. As you might imagine one of the most frequent questions we are getting asked right now is which countries […]

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When will North Korea open for tourism?

When will North Korea open for tourism? The short answer is that there is no definite answer, but as tour operators as well with our close partners in Pyongyang and at the DPRK embassy in Beijing, we are possibly looking at tourism resuming in North Korea later in 2023 or early 2024. North Korea was […]

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When is the best time to visit North Korea?

The best time to visit North Korea entirely depends on which season best suits your needs and your level of comfort during your travel. Since 2014, North Korea is opened to tourism all year round and has the most distinctive seasons throughout the year. Below is our list of perks and recommendations for each season […]

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North Korea Holidays

One of the surprising aspects of North Korea is the amount of public holidays and festivals it holds throughout the year. There are 71 in total! That’s more than most countries. Here is our brief list on the major North Korea holidays and celebrations taking place in the DPRK throughout the year that’s well worth […]

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