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Namp'o Destination Guide

Explore Namp'o in North Korea.

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Namp'o in the region of P'yŏngan-namdo with it's 455,000 inhabitants is a place in North Korea - some 28 mi (or 45 km) South-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Namp'o in North Korea

Current time in Namp'o is now 01:30 AM (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: Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju, Incheon or Chisal-li. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yusa-dong, Yugok, Yu-dong, Yuch'ol-li, Yongam-dong and Namp'o. We saw some videos in the web. 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

21°C / 70 °F Overcast clouds
Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 29th of May 2017
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)
Tuesday, 30th of May 2017
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)
Wednesday, 31st of May 2017
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)

Videos

Passing through Nampo (DPRK)

03:59 min ( July 17, 2012 by nilov71)
Views: 383 - Rating: 5/5

On our way back to Pyongyang, we passed through the city Nampo. Between Nampo and Pyongyang, we made a stop on that mighty deserted ten lane highway (see video). I also recommend: "Mighty North Korean...

AIR KORYO vs CUBANA (Photos)

02:02 min ( August 07, 2008 by kosmosFL)
Views: 16,374 - Rating: 4.31818/5

Comparing Airlines


North Korea - Will You Be The Next Touri...

06:31 min ( November 25, 2012 by Alun Hill)
Views: 331 - Rating: 3.66667/5

See the sights of the newly opened North Korea / Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea

North Korean Junket - part 4

11:07 min ( June 12, 2011 by MrSweihan)
Views: 1,747 - Rating: 3.66667/5

This documentary is a look at a North Korean propaganda march from 2004. The trip was organized by a group called the Korean Friendship Association. A group of westerners are taken on a tour of North ...


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Interesting facts about this location

Pyeonghwa Motors

Pyeonghwa Motors, (a Korean language word for "peace", also spelled Pyonghwa) is one of the two car manufacturers and dealers in North Korean automotive industry. It is a joint-venture in Nampo between Pyonghwa Motors of Seoul, a company owned by Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church, and the North Korean Ryonbong General Corp.

More reading: Pyeonghwa Motors homepage
Located at 38.74, 125.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Companies established in 1999, Manufacturing companies of North Korea, Motor vehicle manufacturers of North Korea, Nampo, Transport in North Korea, Unification Church affiliated organizations

Nampo

Namp'o is a city and seaport in South Pyongan Province, North Korea. It was a provincial-level Directly Governed City (Chikhalsi) from 1980 to 2004, when it was designated a "Special City" (T'ŭkgŭpsi) and made a part of South P'yŏngan. Namp'o was designated a T'ŭkpyŏlsi (teukbyeolsi; 특별시; 特別市) "Special City" in 2010. Namp'o is situated some 50 kilometres south west of P'yŏngyang, at the mouth of the Taedong River.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.74, 125.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cities in South Pyongan, Nampo, Port cities and towns in North Korea

Nampo Stadium

Nampo Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Nampo, North Korea. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 30,000 people and opened in 1973.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.74, 125.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1973, Football venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea, Sports venues in North Korea

Complex of Goguryeo Tombs

The Complex of Goguryeo Tombs (Complex of Koguryo Tombs) lie in North Korea. In July 2004, they became the first UNESCO World Heritage site in the country. The site consists of 30 individual tombs from the later Goguryeo kingdom, one of Three Kingdoms of Korea, located in the cities of P'yŏngyang and Namp'o. Goguryeo was one of the strongest Korean kingdoms in the north east of China and the Korean Peninsula from 37 BCE to the 7th century CE.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.74, 125.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in North Korea, Goguryeo, Korean art, Murals, World Heritage Sites in North Korea

Taedong River

The Taedong River is a large river in North Korea. It rises in the Rangrim Mountains of the country's north. It then flows southwest into Korea Bay at Namp'o. In between, it runs through the country's capital, Pyongyang. Along the river are landmarks such as the Juche Tower and Kim Il-sung Square. The river has a length of 439 kilometers and is generally deep. It is the fifth longest river on the Korean peninsula and the second longest in North Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.74, 125.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Pyongyang, Rivers of North Korea

Quote of the moment

Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.

Jack Kerouac