Pyongyang Marathon Tour – 4 Days

North Korea Tours, Touren 2021

 


Day 0 (Thursday, 8th April)
For guests who enter via Beijing: 13:00h (1pm) – Obligatory pre-tour meeting of the group in Beijing’s Yi Beiping Beijing Story Restaurant (PDF). Handover and payment of your North Korean visa. Pre-tour briefing. Complementary Chinese-Korean Dinner (1 meal per person is included in the tour fee, extra drinks have to be paid individually). Train passengers take the night train to Pyongyang departing Beijing Railway Station at 17:25h.

 


Day 1 (Friday, 9th April)
For guests who enter via Beijing: 12:00h (12pm) – Departure for flight passengers to Pyongyang with Air Koryo from Beijing Capital International Airport (Terminal 2), 14:30h (2.30pm) Arrival in Pyongyang
For guests who enter via Vladivostok: Flight details will be provided at a later stage.
Transfer from the airport into the city centre, Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Cemetery, 4 Revolutions Exhibition, Dinner at a local Restaurant, Overnight at Koryo Hotel / Sosan Hotel (or similar, subject to availability)

 


Day 2 (Saturday, 10th April)
Breakfast, Ride on the Pyongyang Metro (the world’s deepest metro system), Visit to Pyongyang Zoo, Lunch at a local restaurant, Arch of Triumph (built in 1982 to commemorate the return of President Kim Il Sung to Pyongyang after the end of the Korean War / an optional visit to the viewing platform costs EUR 5 per pax), Orientation walk in the city centre, Kim Il Sung Square, Vienna Coffee House, Dinner at a local Restaurant, Overnight at Koryo Hotel / Sosan Hotel (or similar, subject to availability)

 


Day 3 (Sunday, 11th April)
Breakfast, Pyongyang Marathon (it’s optional to run the full marathon/half marathon/10km/5km; the marathon running fee – full EUR 150/half EUR 100/10km or 5km EUR 70 – is not included in the tour price and must be paid by each runner on the spot), Drive back to the hotel (time to take a quick shower), Lunch at a local restaurant, Tower of the Juche Idea (built in 1982 on the occasion of the 70th birthday of President Kim Il Sung), Monument to Party Founding (built in 1996 to honour the Workers’ Party of Korea), Dinner at a local restaurant, Overnight at Koryo Hotel / Sosan Hotel (or similar, subject to availability)

 


Day 4 (Monday, 12th April)
Breakfast, Departure