8 days in North Korea Itinerary

8 days in North Korea Itinerary

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8 days in North Korea Itinerary

Start: Winnipeg
Fly:  28​h
1
Pyongyang
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Hyangsan
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Wonsan
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  31​h
End: Winnipeg

2
nights
Pyongyang

Pyongyang ©
Built from the ground up after the Korean War, Pyongyang impresses with its Soviet-era buildings and monuments to modern leadership.
Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum and Mansudae Art Studio Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from the city and head to Pyongyang Golf Course and Daedong River (Taedong River). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Kim Il-sung Square, admire all the interesting features of Kim Il Sung Stadium, admire the landmark architecture of Monument to the Korean Workers Party, and steep yourself in history at Former Residence of Mangyongdae.

Make your Pyongyang itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Winnipeg, Canada to Pyongyang is an approximately 28-hour flight. Traveling from Winnipeg to Pyongyang, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Hyangsan.

Things to do in Pyongyang

Golf Outdoors Museums
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Tower of the Juche Idea ©
Tower of the Juche Idea
Former Residence of Mangyongdae ©
Former Residence of Mangyongdae

1
night
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 26th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Myohyang, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pohyonsa Temple, and then examine the collection at International Friendship Exhibition.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hyangsan day trip website .

You can drive from Pyongyang to Hyangsan in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Wonsan.

Things to do in Hyangsan

Nature Parks Museums
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Mount Myohyang ©
Mount Myohyang
International Friendship Exhibition ©
Pohyonsa Temple ©
Pohyonsa Temple

1
night
Wonsan

Wonsan ©
Wŏnsan is a port city and naval base located in Kangwŏn Province, North Korea, along the eastern side of the Korean Peninsula, on the Sea of Japan (East Sea) and the provincial capital. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Old Wonsan Station and then fly down the slopes at Masik Pass Ski Resort.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Wonsan road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Hyangsan to Wonsan takes 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wonsan

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Masik Pass Ski Resort ©
Masik Pass Ski Resort

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