Masikryong Ski Resort Tour – 11 Days

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Day 0 (Friday, 17 January 2020)
14:00h (2pm) – 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 (Saturday, 18 January 2020)
13:05h (1.05pm) – Departure for flight passengers to Pyongyang with Air Koryo from Beijing Capital International Airport (Terminal 2), 16:05h (4.05pm) Arrival in Pyongyang, Transfer from the airport into the city centre, Arch of Triumph (built in 1982 to commemorate the return of President Kim Il Sung to Pyongyang after the end of the Korean War), Orientation walk in the city centre, Kim Il Sung Square, Vienna Coffee House, Dinner at Pyongyang Chicken Restaurant, Overnight at Sosan Hotel

 


Day 2 (Sunday, 19 January 2020)
Breakfast, Sightseeing tour, Reunification Monument (built in 2001 to commemorate the efforts of President Kim Il Sung for the Korean Reunification), Drive to Masikryong Ski Resort, Check-in and lunch at Masikryong Hotel, Free time in the afternoon (you can explore the resort or try skiing; “Package service for Ski Resort” – The items entrance, ski lift, ski facilities and ski runway are included in the tour fee), Dinner and overnight at Masikryong Ski Resort Hotel

 


Day 3 (Monday, 20 January 2020)
Breakfast, 20km drive to Wonsan on the Korean East Coast, Sightseeing tour of Wonsan, Lunch at a local restaurant, Drive back to Masikryong Ski Resort, Free time in the afternoon (you can explore the resort or try skiing; “Package service for Ski Resort” – The items entrance, ski lift, ski facilities and ski runway are included in the tour fee), Dinner and overnight at Masikryong Ski Resort Hotel

 


Day 4 (Tuesday, 21 January 2020)
Breakfast, Free time in the morning (you can explore the resort or try skiing; “Package service for Ski Resort” – The items entrance, ski lift, ski facilities and ski runway are included in the tour fee), Lunch at Masikryong Ski Resort Hotel, , Free time in the afternoon (you can explore the resort or try skiing; “Package service for Ski Resort” – The items entrance, ski lift, ski facilities and ski runway are included in the tour fee), Dinner and overnight at Masikryong Ski Resort Hotel

 


Day 5 (Wednesday, 22 January 2020)
Breakfast, Drive back to Pyongyang, Lunch at a local restaurant, Tower of the Juche Idea, Monument to Party Founding, Pyongyang Gold Lane Bowling Alley, Dinner and overnight at Sosan Hotel

 


Day 6 (Thursday, 23 January 2020)
Breakfast, City Walk, Lunch at a local restaurant, Kwangbop Temple (Buddhist temple of the Koguryo period, destroyed by US bombs in the Korean War, rebuilt in 1990), Grand People’s Study Hall, School Children’s Palace, Dinner and overnight at Sosan Hotel

 


Day 7 (Friday, 24 January 2020)
Breakfast, Drive to the Demilitarised Zone in Panmunjom, City walk in Kaesong, Koryo Museum, Korean Stamp Shop, Lunch at Tongil Restaurant (you can pre-order Dog Meat Soup for around EUR 5), Drive back to Pyongyang, Foreign Language Bookshop, 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), Dinner at a local restaurant, Overnight at Sosan Hotel

 


Day 8 (Saturday, 25 January 2020)
Breakfast, Walk through newly-built Mirae Scientist Street, Drive to Pyongsong, Paeksong Revolutionary Site (site where Kim Il Sung University hid during the Koran War), Lunch at a local restaurant, Drive to Mt. Myohyang, Ryongmun Cavern (huge underground cave with fascinating rock formations), Dinner and overnight at Chongchon Hotel

 


Day 9 (Sunday, 26 January 2020)
Breakfast, Pohyon Temple (Buddhist temple of the 11th century), International Friendship Exhibition (huge underground exhibition of state gifts given to the DPRK leaders by international statesmen and business people), Lunch at Chongchon Hotel, Drive to Pyongyang, Mansudae Artist Studios (artist studios that design and manufacture statues and monuments), Dinner and overnight at Sosan Hotel

 


Day 10 (Monday, 27 January 2020)
Breakfast, Mansudae Grand Monuments (giant bronze statues of President Kim Il Sung and Leader Kim Jong Il)*, Chollima Statue, Lunch at a local restaurant, Ride on the Pyongyang Metro (the world’s deepest metro system), Pyongyang Film Studios, Science and Technology Complex (e-library), Dinner at Pyongyang Hot Pot Restaurant, Overnight at Sosan Hotel

 


Day 11 (Tuesday, 28 January 2020)
Breakfast, Departure