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Yulgon-ni Destination Guide

Explore Yulgon-ni in North Korea.

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Yulgon-ni in the region of Hwanghae-namdo is located in North Korea - some 95 mi (or 153 km) South-East of Pyongyang, the country's capital city.

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Time in Yulgon-ni is now 09:41 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Hojitsusen-ri or Shenyang. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tuil-tong, Pamnung-dong, Yulgon-ni, Yongjol-li, Torumul and Songan. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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2009 08 13 Leaving Bonifas area (S Kore...

01:15 min ( August 13, 2009 by NullisSum)
Views: 1,520 - Rating: 5/5

On the way back to Seoul. This bridge was definitely secured. No if and or but

Into the North

09:46 min ( October 26, 2008 by Steve Miller)
Views: 17,824 - Rating: 4.55556/5

I travel on a tour into the DMZ, the Demilitarized Zoned. As an active theater of engagement, there are several restrictions as to when and where you may take pictures. It was a great experience and I...

Korea Travel (200901) 2

01:57 min ( May 19, 2009 by masarukamikura)
Views: 7,302 - Rating: 3.22222/5

Dorasan Station Seoul DMZ tour

Korean DMZ (Demilitarized Zone) - episod...

02:40 min ( July 09, 2010 by pab00004)
Views: 5,383 - Rating: 3/5

June 2010. A short video of the DMZ I put together using mostly my own material. Three photos were taken by someone else - inside the tunnel is from the flagpole is by Mike Connolly and C...

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Interesting facts about this location

Imjin River

The Imjin River is the 7th largest river in Korea, North and South Korea. It flows from North to South, crossing the Demilitarized Zone and joining the Han River downstream of Seoul, very near the Yellow Sea. The river is not the namesake of the Imjin Waeran Japanese invasions of Korea in the late 1500s.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.85, 126.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:International rivers of Asia, North Korea–South Korea border, Rivers of North Korea, Rivers of South Korea

Dora Observatory

Dora Observatory is on the South Korean side of the 38th parallel. Situated on top of Dorasan (Mount Dora), the observatory looks across the Demilitarized Zone. It is the part of South Korea closest to the North. Visitors can catch a rare glimpse of the reclusive North Korean state through binoculars from the 304 square feet, 500-person capacity observatory.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.85, 126.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Korean Demilitarized Zone

Battle of Imjin River (1592)

For the similarly named battle during the Korean War (1950-1953), see Battle of the Imjin River. The Battle of Imjin River was a battle during the Japanese invasions of Korea (1592-1598). It resulted in a Japanese victory.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.85, 126.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1592 in Japan, 1592 in Korea, Battles of the Japanese invasions of Korea (1592–1598), Conflicts in 1592

Kaesong Industrial Region

Kaesŏng Industrial Region is a special administrative industrial region of North Korea. It was formed in 2002 from part of Kaesŏng Directly Governed City. On 3 April 2013, the DPRK blocked access to the region, to all South Korean citizens, as political tensions between the two nations rose.

More reading: Kaesong Industrial Region homepage
Located at 37.85, 126.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Directly Governed Cities and Special Administrative Regions of North Korea, Economy of North Korea, Kaesong

Camp Bonifas

Camp Bonifas was a United Nations Command military post located 400 meters south of the southern boundary of the Korean Demilitarized Zone. It was 2,400 meters south of the military demarcation line and lies within the Joint Security Area (JSA), also known as Panmunjom. The Military Demarcation Line (or 38th Parallel) forms the border between South Korea (the Republic of Korea) and North Korea (the Democratic People's Republic of Korea). It was returned to the Republic of Korea in 2006.

More reading: Camp Bonifas homepage
Located at 37.85, 126.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Korean Demilitarized Zone, Military facilities of the United States in South Korea, United States Army posts