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Yongi-ri Destination Guide

Delve into Yongi-ri in North Korea!

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Yongi-ri in the region of P'yŏngan-namdo with it's 4 residents is a city in North Korea - some 17 mi (or 27 km) North of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Yongi-ri

Current time in Yongi-ri is now 05:22 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Incheon, Ungbong-dong or Shenyang. While being here, make sure to check out Yongi-ri, T'oehyol-li, Tamhwa-ri, Sunan, Songnim-ni and Pansang-ni as well. We encountered 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

7°C / 44 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Night Temperature -6°C / 21 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 1020.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 20th of November 2018
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Wednesday, 21st of November 2018
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: -1°C (30 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 3°C (37 °F)
Night: -7°C (19 °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 39.28, 125.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, Transport in Pyongyang

Pyongsong

P'yŏngsŏng is a city in North Korea, the capital city of the province South Pyongan in western North Korea. The city is located about 32 kilometres northeast of Pyongyang, and was formally established in December 1969. It has a population over 100,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.28, 125.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Cities in South Pyongan

Korea Central Zoo

The Korea Central Zoo, also referred to as the Pyongyang Central Zoo, is the national zoo of North Korea. It is located near Mt. Taesong in downtown Pyongyang. The zoo has over 5,000 wild animals, comprising a total of 650 species, and covers an area of roughly one square kilometre. It was established in April 1959 at the instruction of Kim Il-sung.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.28, 125.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1959 establishments in North Korea, Pyongyang, Zoos established in 1959, Zoos in North Korea

Kumsusan Palace of the Sun

Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, formerly the Kumsusan Memorial Palace, and sometimes referred to as the Kim Il-sung Mausoleum, is a building located near the northeast corner of the city of Pyongyang and serves as the mausoleum for Kim Il-sung, the founder and eternal president of North Korea, and for his son Kim Jong-il who succeeded him as the country's ruler. The palace was built in 1976 as the Kumsusan Assembly Hall, and served as Kim Il-sung's official residence.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.28, 125.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Pyongyang, Kim Il-sung, Kim Jong-il, Mausoleums, Monuments and memorials in North Korea

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 39.28, 125.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Caves of North Korea, Kaechon, Limestone caves, South Pyongan, Tourism in North Korea

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