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P'yongwon Destination Guide

Discover P'yongwon in North Korea!

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P'yongwon in the region of P'yŏngan-namdo is a town located in North Korea - some 21 mi (or 33 km) North-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Map of the area of P'yongwon in North Korea

Local time in P'yongwon is now 11:24 PM (Tuesday). 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 Sinuiju. When in this area, you might want to check out Songnim-ni, Sogam-ni, Sanyang-ni, P'yongwon, Oul-li and Songhyol-li as well. We found some clips 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

12°C / 54 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1020.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 1st of March 2017
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 4°C (38 °F)
Night: -1°C (30 °F)
Thursday, 2nd of March 2017
Light snow, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: -2°C (28 °F)
Night: -10°C (14 °F)
Friday, 3rd of March 2017
Clear sky, light breeze, few clouds.
Clear sky Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: -7°C (20 °F)

Videos

Air Koryo Antonov An-24B Takeoff from Py...

02:18 min ( June 02, 2012 by Ian M - flymajj)
Views: 486 - Rating: 5/5

Window view from Air Koryo Antonov An-24B P-835 during takeoff from Pyongyang (FNJ), Democratic Peoples' Republic of Korea. Operating round trip sightseeing flight JS4305 to Pyongyang on 16th May 2012

Air Koryo Ilyushin IL-62M P-885 Landing ...

02:45 min ( June 01, 2012 by Ian M - flymajj)
Views: 1,109 - Rating: 5/5

Window view from Air Koryo IL-62M P-885 during landing at Pyongyang (FNJ), Democratic Peoples' Republic of Korea on 12th May 2012. Operating flight JS152 from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK), China


Air Koryo IL-62M P-881 Approach & Landin...

10:00 min ( October 31, 2012 by Ian M - flymajj)
Views: 792 - Rating: 5/5

Window view from Air Koryo IL-62M P-881 during landing into Pyongyang (FNJ), Democratic Peoples' Republic of Korea on 20th October 2012. Operating flight JS152 from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK), Chin...

Air Koryo Tupolev Tu-134-B3 P-814 Landin...

02:36 min ( June 02, 2012 by Ian M - flymajj)
Views: 2,863 - Rating: 4.71429/5

Window view from Air Koryo Tu-134-B3 P-814 during landing at Pyongyang (FNJ), Democratic Peoples' Republic of Korea. Operating flight JS4306 from Sondok (DSO) on 18th May 2012


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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 39.31, 125.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, Transport in Pyongyang

Sunan-guyok

Sunan-guyŏk, or Sunan District is one of the 19 guyŏk that constitute Pyongyang, North Korea. Pyongyang Sunan International Airport is in the district. Air Koryo is headquartered in Sunan District.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.31, 125.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Pyongyang

Songam Cavern

Songam Cavern is a major tourist venue in North Korea. It consists of 17 well-lit karst caves full of picturesque stone formations including stalactites and stalagmites. The cavern is located in Kaech'ŏn-si, South Pyongan Province. Among the 70 scenic sites within the caverns are the flower gate (Kkotmun Dong), a waterfall (Phokpho Dong), an underground snowscape (Solgyong Dong) and a series of geological curiosities named Kiam Dong. The venue is lighted and air conditioned.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.31, 125.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Caves of North Korea, Kaechon, Limestone caves, South Pyongan, Tourism in North Korea

Hyongjesan-guyok

Hyŏngjesan-guyŏk, or Hyŏngjesan District is one of the 19 guyŏk that constitute Pyongyang, North Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.31, 125.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Pyongyang

Ryongsong-guyok

Ryongsŏng-guyŏk, or Ryongsŏng District (룡성구역) is one of the 19 guyŏk that constitute Pyongyang, North Korea. Ryongsong Residence, the main residence of Kim Jong-un is located in this district.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.31, 125.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Pyongyang