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Tongjae Destination Guide

Discover Tongjae in North Korea!

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Tongjae in the region of North Korea (general) is a town located in North Korea - some 19 mi (or 31 km) North-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Tongjae

Local time in Tongjae is now 07:44 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Incheon, Yon'gyo-ri or Saebangsong. When in this area, you might want to check out Yuk-kol, Yegye-gol, Yaksaedol-gol, Unbong-ni, T'ook-kol and Sogot-tong as well. We found some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

4°C / 38 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Night Temperature -6°C / 21 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 1015.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Monday, 17th of December 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: -2°C (28 °F)
Night: -14°C (8 °F)
Tuesday, 18th of December 2018
Light snow, light breeze, clear sky.
Light snow Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: -16°C (4 °F)
Wednesday, 19th of December 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 5°C (42 °F)
Night: -3°C (27 °F)

Videos

Hibernians North Korea 2008 Tour

02:20 min ( May 07, 2008 by Ian Cockerill)
Views: 2,539 - Rating: 4.5/5

Hibernians Football Club (Singapore) tour of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) - 2008

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Interesting facts about this location

Pyongyang Sunan International Airport

Pyongyang Sunan International Airport is the main airport serving Pyongyang, capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. It is located in the city's Sunan-guyŏk district, 24 kilometres from the city's centre. The airport has two runways, the larger of which (01/19) is in use while the second runway (17/35) is closed. Its hours of operation are from 06:00 to 22:00 in the summer and 07:00 to 21:00 in the winter. The airport is the main hub for the national flag carrier, Air Koryo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.2, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, Transport in Pyongyang

Opa Station

Opa Station is the central railway station for Pyongwon County, North Korea. It is located on the Pyongui Line, which was formed from part of the Gyeongui Line to accommodate the shift of the capital from Seoul to Pyongyang.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.2, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in North Korea

Mangyongdae Children's Palace

The Mangyongdae Children's Palace (or Mangyongdae School Children's Palace) in Pyongyang is a public facility in North Korea where children are engaged in extra-curricular activities, such as learning music, foreign languages, computing skills and doing sports. It was established on May 2, 1989 and it is situated in Kwangbok (Liberation) Street, in the north of Mangyongdae-guyok. It is the largest of the many palaces in North Korea dedicated to children's after school activities.

More reading: Mangyongdae Children's Palace homepage
Located at 39.2, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Pioneer Movement

Sukchon Station

Sukchon Station is the central railway station for Sukchon County, North Korea. It is located on the Pyongui Line, which was formed from part of the Gyeongui Line to accommodate the shift of the capital from Seoul to Pyongyang. It was originally opened by the Japanese as Shukusen Station.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.2, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in North Korea

Mangyongdae-guyok

Man'gyŏngdae-guyŏk, or Man'gyŏngdae District (만경대구역) is one of the 19 guyŏk that constitute Pyongyang, North Korea. It began as a village, Mangyongdae-ri, South Pyongan Province and became a district of Pyongyang in September of 1959. The area is surrounded by several hills, the highest one named Mangyong (Ten thousand views) Hill because one can enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the exquisite landscape, and the village at its foot is called Mangyongdae.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.2, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Pyongyang

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