War Victory Day Tour (10d/9n) – July 2020

War Victory Day Tour (10d/9n) – July 2020

1850€ per person

Tour organized during Victory Day celebrations (DPRK victory during the Korean War)

 

Tuesday 21 july 2020

Flight JS 152 – Beijing – Pyongyang – Flight at 12h00 / landing at 15h00.

You will be welcomed by our guides at Pyongyang Airport.

Arch of Triumph

Transfer to Pyongyang, visit of the Arch of Triumph, then walk between the Kim Il Sung Square and the Grand Theatre.

Welcome dinner at famous Chongryu restaurant (HotPot)

Night at Haebangsan or Changgwangsan Hotel

 

Wednesday 22 july 2020

We will start today the visit of Pyongyang

Mansudae Fountain Park, The Taedong Gatem Ryongwang Pavillon, Pyongyang Bronze Bell, Kim Il Sung Square and the Foreign Language Bookshop, and the famous Grand People’s Study House

Lunch on Daedonggang boat on Taedong river

Juche Tower, the Monument dedicated to Worker’s Party Foundation, Metro of Pyongyang, and we finish the visits with the birthplace of President Kim Il Sung in Mangyongdae (Native House)

At the end of afternoon, we will continue our trip to Keasong

On the way : visit of the Tomb of King Tongmin

Dinner and stay at Kaesong Folkcustom hotel

 

Thursday 23 july 2020

South Gate (Kaesong)

We will start this morning the visit of the city of Kaesong including Panmunjon, the DMZ and the Koryo History Museum.

Royal Lunch at Folkcustoms hotel.

During the afternoon : wonderful Ryongtong temple then we will go back to Pyongyang.
On the way we will stop at Sariwon and walk through the Folk street / Or at Migok Farm.

Back to Pyongyang

Dinner at Mangyongdae restaurant

Night at Haebangsan or Changgwangsan Hotel

Wonsan, Main Square

 

Friday 24 july 2020

Today, we will continue our Tour to Wonsan, on the eastern coast of North Korea.

Lunch box at Ullim waterfall

In Wonsan, visits of : Old Railway station, Songdowon Schoolchildren’s Summer Camp, Songdowon beach (possibility to swim in Eastern sea)

We will leave Wonsan to Mount Kumgang with a stop at Sung beach on the way.

Dinner and night at Oekumgang Hotel *****

 

Saturday 25 july 2020

Excursion to Mt Kumgang and Kuryong Waterfall

Lunch at Moknan restaurant

On the way back to Wonsan, we will stop at Samil Lake and do nice walk

Diner and night in Wonsan ; Hotel Songdowon or Tongmyong

Evening walk around port and Wonsan Square

 

Sunday 26 july 2020

Morning : History Museum of Wonsan

Back to Pyongyang ; on the way :

Chonsam Cooperative Farm and the kindergarten, visit of the Mausoleum of King Tongmyong
In Pyongyang : walk over the Okryu Bridge
End of the day at Bowling Club
Night at Haebangsan or Changgwangsan Hotel

 

Monday 27 july 2020

“Victory Day”

Korean War Museum, War Memorial, US Spyship “Pueblo”, and the Revolutionary Martyr’s Cemetery

Celebration Photo Exposition (if arranged).

Lunch

Celebration art concert (optional 20 eur). Celebration evening at Kim Il Sung Square.
(other events depending of the program for the celebration)

Kumsusan Memorial Palace

Walk through Moran National Park.

Night at Haebangsan or Changgwangsan Hotel

 

Tuesday 28 july 2020

We will start the day with the Kumsusan Memorial Palace, The Jonsung Revolutionary Site, and stop at the Friendship Tower (memorial dedicated to Chinese martyrs of the Korean War) – Visit of the top of Arch of Triumph and of the revolutionary site of Konjori.

Then we will continue toward Pyongsong : lunch at Jongsusan Hotel and visit of the central square and local primary school.

Road to Mt Myohyang

Dinner and night at Chongchon Hotel

 

Wednesday 29 july 2020

Visit of the International Friendship Exhibition, Buddhist Pohyon Temple.

Picnic Lunch at Habiro Valley

US Spyship Pueblo

Trekking to Manpok Waterfall valley

Back to Pyongyang

Farewell dinner BBQ

Night at Haebangsan or Changgwangsan Hotel

 

Thursday 30 july 2020

Flight JS 151 to Beijing at 8h50 – Arrival at 9h50

 

Payment :

  • 475€ /person to be paid to HelloPyongyang at the moment of booking. Remaining part of the tour can be paid in Beijing to our local team in cash.

 

Price terms :

Price based on shared two persons room. Cost for an individual room if requested : 280€ to add to total of the tour

 

Included in the price : Air Koryo flight Beijing – Pyongyang – Beijing, all hotels, and all meals (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner) including one drink – All transport in DPRK, guides, entrances fees, are included during the tour.

 

Expenses considered as “extras” are not included in the cost of the tour, and have to be paid on the spot in Euros, Yuan or USD) : souvenirs, lift to Juche Tower or to top of Arch of Triumph (5euros by person), entrance to Kaeson Youth Park (10 eur), Bowling games, extra drinks (for example 2 euros for an additionnal bottle of 500ml local beer). Some events : concerts / operas / access to circus (around 20 euros by person). Bouquet of flowers to pay tribute to North Korean Leaders at Mansudae Hill (around 5 euros).
(average prices)

 

Not included : International flight from your country to Beijing, Hotel in Beijing, Visa fees.

 

  • Destination
  • Departure
    21/07/20 : Beijing Airport (Flight Air Koryo - JS 152 at 12h00)
  • Departure Time
    We recommend to be at airport 2 hours before departure
  • Return Time
    30/07/20 : Pyongyang Airport (Flight Air Koryo - JS 151 at 8h50)
  • Dress Code
    Light clothing, good walking shoes. Appropriate dress required for Kumsusan Palace visit