Join us as we head into Pyongyang to partake in the Children’s Day celebrations held in the Pyongyang’s largest funfair. You’ll have a chance to not only spectate but also compete against the students in games, competitions and explore the retro Soviet grounds of Mangyongdae Park.
During this tour you’ll have the unique opportunity to explore all the must-see sights of Pyongyang including Kim Il Sung Square, the Korean War Museum, riding the deepest metro in the world, visiting a local department store, visiting the top of the Juche tower with a panoramic view of the city and much more.
For those who want to extend your stay with us to visit the DMZ from the northern side, join our Group B option! You’ll visit the city of Kaesong which is only a few kilometres from the border of South Korea, explore Panmunjom Village (DMZ) and Sariwon city located halfway between Kaesong and Pyongyang to try their famous locally brewed Makkoli and for scenic views.
Make the absolute most out of your trip with our Group C Sinuiju extension as you spend an evening at the DPRK border town opposite Dandong in China. Sinuiju is way off the beaten track and gives you an in-depth look into the rural life of North Korea by visiting a local kindergarten, touring a cosmetic factory, walking along the Yalu river that creates the natural border of China and North Korea, and more.
By making use of traveling from Dandong which is easily reachable from most of China, this tour is perfect for those people already in China, or those simply travelling through that do not have the time or budget to do a full trip.
Monday 31st May
Tuesday 1st June – Children’s Day
Wednesday 2nd June
Group B Continue on:
Thursday 3rd June
Friday 4th June
Want to extend your YPT adventure? Join one of our great tour extensions
• Twin share accommodation (single supplements are available for an extra 40 EUR per night)..
• All meals in the DPRK unless specified in the itinerary.
• Korean and western guides.
• Air-conditioned bus and driver.
• All entrances (unless otherwise stated).
• Train in and out Dandong-Pyongyang-Dandong.
• Extra drinks and souvenirs.
• Cost of visas.
• Tips for Korean guides and the driver.
• Additional events not listed in the itinerary.
We have expert guides ready to help answer any questions you may have.