Shanghai-pyongyang
4 Night 5 day 2

shanghai to pyongyang 4 night 5 day 2

Day 1 Sun

Shanghai – Pyongyang :JS158(22:30/01:20)fly 2 hours (DPRK time is 1 hour faster than Beijing time).have a rest in the hotel.

day 2 Mon

Pyongyang
After lunch visit:
-Victorious War Museum (it shows the achievements of President Kim Il Sung how organized and lead the Korean War to victory and displays the materials related to mass heroism of the Korean people’s Army and people.)Here you can have a chance to visit USS PUEBLO, – It was an armed spy ship of the US.
-Then Drive to Mt.Myohyang. Check in the Myohyang Hotel.
-We hike the Manphok Valley trail, Here is very popular with local people have picnic and forest, waterfalls and temples with great views (bring comfortable shoes; all hiking is optional and at your own pace) for around 1 – 2 hours. The scenery here is very beautiful.
Night stay in Myohyang Hotel.

Korean War Museum in Pyongyang

Victorious War Museum

Mt.Myohyang

Pohyon Temple

international friendship exhibition hall

International Friendship Exhibition Hall

day 3 Tue

Mount Myohyang – Pyongyang (2 hours bus driving)
After breakfast
-Pohyon Temple -(40 minutes). The temple dates from 11th Century and founding of the Koryo Dynasty. It is one of the few remaining Buddhist temples in North Korea.The scenery here is very beautiful and peaceful. the local guide will give you a tour of the site and introduce you the temple.
-International Friendship Exhibition Hall (1.5 hours)- Huge complex consisting of over 100,000 gifts from all over the world give to Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il. Here you might find the gift from your country.Then taken onto the balcony of the exhibition hall to view the breathtaking scenery of Myohang Mountain with ginsen tea or coffee (cost: $4)
-Lunch taste Rainbow Trout Fish Sashimi and Soup (the fresh fish is grow up ChongChongang River and Myohyang River very popular local food).After lunch drive back to Pyongyang.
-Watch Pyongyang Circus Show (1.5 hours) – You will watch it with local people together. It has animal show and acrobatics shows. (notices if it does not show will arrance to visit middle school or Students Palace. And watch students tallent show around 1 hour).(option to bring small gift to the students.)
-Night taste fresh seafood from west and east seacoast of DPRK.
-After dinner visit Meari Shooting Range– Here you could try your shooting skill (shooting bottles: around 1USD each bullet)(Live chicken: around 5USD each bullet, arrow 10 cost: 10USD )
Night stay in Best hotel in Pyongyang

Day 4 Wed

 Pyongyang – Kaesong:
Bus to traditional old Kaesong city (2.5 hours driving from Pyongyang )
-Panmunjom-Meeting hall where Armistice Talks were held and Armistice Agreement was signed here. in 1953.7.27.
-Monument of Autograph-The handwriting of Kim Il Sung who examined the document related to national reunification and signed on it on his previous day of passing away.
-DMZ also called 3.8 line the demarcation line between North and South Korea. Here you will have DPRK soldier as a guide to introduce this area and explain the history to you.
-Koryo History Museum-(40 mintues)was the supreme education organ in the Koryo Dynasty. Now display a lot of precious Korean ancient antiques. Let you know more about Koryo history. Here you can have chance to shop North Korean propaganda post cards and posters.
-Lunch at Kaesong Folk Resturant (You have chance to to visit and join in how local people make rice cake and famouse Korean chicken soup)
-In the afternoon visit King Wang Kon’s Mausoleum -the mausoleum of Kin Wang kon (877-943)who founded Koryo. (30 mintues)
On the way to Pyongyang visit Cooperation Farm– Here you could visit local shop、local house、kindergarten get to know Korean farmers live.(1 hour).
-Kim Il Sung Squre (20 mintues)-Where politicalevents,meetings and parades always held here.
-Juche Tower– (30 mintues)symbolize the immoral Juche Idea created by the President Kim Il Sung in April Juche 71(1982).Here you have a chance to view beautiful Pyongyang and Taetong River.
-After dinner visit Kaesong Youth Park – equipped with 10 varieties of plany machines here open from 18:00- 24:00 a lot of local people play here.(first door ticket included other entry fee in the park is not included in the tour fee).
Night Stay in Pyongyang.            

cooperation farm in pyongyang
cooperation farm in pyongyang

Cooperation Fram in Pyongyang

King Wang Kon's Mausoleum in north korea

King Wang Kon’s Mausoleum

Kumsusan Memorial Palace in Pyongyang

Kumsusan Memorial Palace 

Party Monument in pyongyang dprk

Monument to Party Founding

Pyongyang Taetong River

Pyongyang Taetong River

Mangyongdae Native House in Pyongyang

Mangyongdae Native House in Pyongyang

day 5 Thu

Pyongyang- Shanghai
After breakfast visit
-Kumsusan Palace – of the Sun also named Kumsusan Memorial Palace -Originally was the Kumsusan Assembly Hall where President Kim Il Sung worked in his lifetime.After Kim Jong Il passed away it was renamed Kumsusan Palace of the Sun.(should ready pants and suits. under 14 years old do not allow to visit. During May – Jun always repair so if could not visit here we will arrange Pyongyang Film Studio- here is the place all Korean film produced.You will see a lot of building written in Chinese words. All the street and building just for shooting film. )
-Moran Hill -(40 minutes) (we visit Chilsong Gate and Uimil Pavilion)it has been called as the “garden of the capital ”there are many historical remains creat a charming atmosphere here.
Monument to Party Founding-It is for convey down the proud history of the Workers’ Party of Korea composed of workers,farmers and intellectuals.hammer instead of worker, sickle instead of farmer, brush instead of intellectual. And the round belt means the single hearted unity of the leader Party and people.
-Mansudae Grand Monument (Bronze statue of President Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il ) here you can put flowers to the statue (around 3 euro 1 bunch Option )
-Chollima Statue-Shows the heroic mettle and indomitable spirit of Korean people who made continued innovation and uninterrupted advance in the spirit of Chollima – a legendary horse running 400km a day.(Above 2 spots we might visit it from further place. Recently cause government rules tourists could visit these 2 places from further place).
-Arch of Triumph-(20mintues)To memorize the triumphal return of President Kim Il sung, “1925” and “1945”symbolized the years when the Presidentembarked on revolution and liberated Korea, Carved in relief are the words of “Song of General Kim Il Sung.”
-China- Korean Friendship Tower – (30 minutes)(memory of heroic mettle of the Chinese Volunteers who fought in the Korea war(option flower 1 bunch cost: 20rmb =2-3euro)Then visit Juche Tower – a stone tower symbolizing the Juche idea built in Juche 71 (1982)
-Lunch at on Taetong River Cruise eat local fisherman famouse food and enjoy Pyongyang senery .
-Pyongyang Metro(30 minutes) – Take a ride with local people for a while.here you will go through the tunnel with local people and wait for the subway with local people together it is very worth to visit.
-Mangyongdae Native House-(30 minutes) The birthplace of Kim Il Sung. The place young Kim Il Sung looked after rich people’s cemetery in the old days.Here the scenery is very beautiful and peaceful.
-Drive to Mt. Ryongaksan– situated in Mangyongdae District has been called “Mt.Kumgang” in Pyongyang for its peculiar rocks,different species of flowers in full bloom and dense forest.Here we will same like local people sitting on the grass eat BBQ with nature. (if weather is not good we will arrange inside the resturant.)
-visit local Foreign Friendship Shop.
Then drive to the airport fly from Pyongyang – Shanghai. Finish the unforgettable trip of North Korea.
Pyongyang- Shanghai : JS157(19:40/21:00)

Flight From Shanghai - Pyongyang & Return
Price Cost: 1360EURO P/P

Included

  • Transportation in North Korea
  • Flight from Shanghai – Pyongyang and return.
  • Best hotel in North Korea(DPRK).
  • Food in North Korea(DPRK).
  • Admission Fees in North Korea(DPRK).
  • 6 North Korean Propaganda Post Cards sending from Pyongyang.
  • English Speaking Tour Guide in North Korea (DPRK)(If you nee other language speaking guide please inform us in advance.)
  • Free pick up at Pyongyang Train Station & Airport.

Not Included

  • 50 Euro Traveling North Korea visa fee
  • Drinks
  • Souviners
  • Tip
  • Flight/Train to Departure City
  • Hotel in Departure City
  • Single Room Supplement Fee(40EURO per night)(If you do not mind to share the room with other tourists you can avoid single room supplement fee)
  • Kaesong Ginseng Soup 35EURO share with 3 person. Each person cost around: 10EURO P/P
  • Arirang Festival Show Ticket: 100EURO P/P
  • Special class hotel update extra cost: 25EURO Per Night