Pyongyang Marathon Tour – 6 Days

Pyongyang Marathon Tour – 6 Days

starting from 1,149.00 

7 April – 12 April 2018

6 Days / 5 Nights

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Room selection *

If you travel alone and don’t book a single room, you will share a double room with another participant of the group.

Visa *

The visa fee of EUR 50 is not included in the tour fee and has to be paid in cash during the pre-tour meeting in Beijing on the day before the tour.

SKU: 07/April/2018-12/04/2018

Description

Day 0 (Friday, 06th April)
Pre-tour meeting in Beijing
17:00h (5pm) – Obligatory pre-tour meeting of the group in Beijing’s JINLINHUI Restaurant. 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).


Day 1 (Saturday, 07th April)

Arrival in Pyongyang, Drive the city, Arch of Triumph (built in 1982 to remember the triumphant return of President Kim Il Sung to Pyongyang from the Korean War), Stroll around Kim Il Sung Square, Dinner at in a local restaurant, Overnight at Sosan Hotel


Day 2 (Sunday, 08th April)

Breakfast, Pyongyang Marathon (it’s optional to run the marathon; the marathon running fee – approx EUR 100 – 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 Pyongyang Duck Barbecue Restaurant, Overnight at Sosan Hotel


Day 3 (Monday, 9th April)

Breakfast, Reunification Monument (built in 2001 to remember the endeavours of President Kim Il Sung for the Korean Reunification), Drive to the Demilitarised Zone in Panmunjom, Koryo Museum (hosting precious artefacts of the Koryo times), Korean Stamp Shop, Lunch at Tongil Restaurant (you can pre-order Dog Meat Soup for around EUR 5), Kaesong Insam Factory (Ginseng Factory), Drive back to Pyongyang, Dinner at a local restaurant, Overnight at Sosan Hotel


Day 4 (Tuesday, 10th April)

Breakfast, Fountain Park, Mansudae Grand Monuments (giant bronze statues of President Kim Il Sung and Leader Kim Jong Il), Chollima Statue, Grand People’s Study Hall, Lunch at a local restaurant, Pyongyang Metro ride, City walk, Dinner at a local Restaurant, Overnight at Sosan Hotel


Day 5 (Wednesday, 11th April)

Breakfast, Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum (Museum of the Korean War), USS Pueblo (US spy ship captured by the Korean People’s Army in the territorial waters of the DPRK in 1968),Lunch at a local restaurant, 3 Revolutions Exhibition, Pyongyang Film Studios, Dinner and overnight at Sosan Hotel


Day 6 (Thursday, 12th April)

Breakfast, Departure


The itinerary is a pre-planned itinerary, which we intend to follow accordingly. However, it is also normal for DPRK tourism that certain program points may be modified or replaced by the North Koreans at short notice. Usually, such changes only happen to the order of events, but in rare occurances also to larger parts of the itinerary. We as a travel intermediary between our clients and the North Korean government tourism agency are not responsible for any of such short-term changes. We therefore we ask you for your understanding that in the event of such changes, the tour can neither be fully, nor partially refunded.

Additional information

Year of travel

2018

Seasons

spring

Travel features

Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), Korean War Museum with USS Pueblo, Marathon in Pongyang, Parades and Celebrations, Metroride in Pyongyang

Minimum participants

All group tours take place regardless of the number of participants.

Ticket bookings

Flight and train ticket bookings are subject to availability.

Booking deadline

24 March 2018

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