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Pyongyang Destination Guide

Touring Pyongyang in North Korea.

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Pyongyang in the region of P'yŏngyang-si with it's 3,222,000 citizens is located in North Korea and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Pyongyang in North Korea

Time in Pyongyang is now 07:48 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju, Incheon or Chungsan-dong. Being here already, consider visiting . We collected 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

12°C / 53 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 95%
Air Pressure 1016.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Friday, 28th of April 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)

Videos

Propaganda car in Pyongyang (DPRK)

00:34 min ( August 05, 2011 by nilov71)
Views: 16,047 - Rating: 4.75/5

This was captured in the middle of the day in central Pyongyang. According to our guide, the propaganda car urged everyone to work harder to fullfill the wishes of the dear leader. They are renovating...

Hot Pot Restaurant - Pyongyang North Ko...

02:29 min ( June 10, 2010 by Lindsay Fincher)
Views: 9,880 - Rating: 0/5

Hot Pot Restaurant footage from the official North Korean Tourism DVD of my September 2009 trip. www.lindsayfincher.com


Pyongyang No 1 Duck Barbecue Restaurant...

01:10 min ( June 10, 2010 by Lindsay Fincher)
Views: 9,152 - Rating: 0/5

Pyongyang No. 1 Duck Barbecue Restaurant footage from the official North Korean Tourism DVD of my September 2009 trip. www.lindsayfincher.com

US Imperialists aboard the USS Pueblo in...

02:05 min ( December 16, 2009 by Lindsay Fincher)
Views: 5,296 - Rating: 0/5

USS Pueblo footage from the official North Korean Tourism DVD of my September 2009 trip. Describes the capture of the Pueblo according to the North Koreans www.lindsayfincher.com


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Interesting facts about this location

Supreme People's Assembly

The Supreme People's Assembly (Hangul: 최고 인민 회의) is the unicameral parliament of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), commonly known as North Korea. It consists of one deputy from each of 687 constituencies, elected to five-year terms. North Korea is a single-party state with the Workers' Party of Korea in power. Although two other parties exist, they are completely subservient to the WPK, which is granted a monopoly of power under the constitution.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.03, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Government of North Korea, National legislatures, Parliaments by country, Supreme People's Assembly, Unicameral legislatures

Chongnyon Hotel

The Chongnyon Hotel is a Class 'A' hotel located in P'yongyang, the capital city of North Korea. It has 30 floors, and opened in 1989. It is located at Chongchun (Youth) Street, Mangyongdae district, at the junction of Chongchun Street and Kwangbok (Liberation) Street.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.03, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1989, Buildings and structures in Pyongyang, Hotels established in 1989, Hotels in North Korea, Skyscraper hotels, Skyscrapers in North Korea

Juche Tower

The Juche Tower (officially the Tower of the Juche Idea) is a monument in Pyongyang, North Korea. The tower is named after the principle of Juche, developed by Kim Il Sung as a blend of autarky, self-reliance, nationalism, Korean traditionalism, and Marxism-Leninism. Completed in 1982, it is sited on the eastern bank of the River Taedong, directly opposite Kim Il Sung Square which is situated on the other side of the river. It was made to commemorate Kim Il Sung's 70th birthday.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.03, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1982, Buildings and structures in Pyongyang, Monuments and memorials in North Korea, National symbols of North Korea, Towers in North Korea, Visitor attractions in Pyongyang

List of airports in North Korea

This is a list of airports in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. North Korea may have as many as 78 usable airfields, although the state's secrecy makes it difficult to ascertain their number and condition with certainty. The state carrier, Air Koryo, joined the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in the late 1990s, and North Korea has proclaimed a program to upgrade several airports to international standards.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.03, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, Lists of airports by country, Lists of buildings and structures in North Korea, North Korea transport-related lists

Rungnado May Day Stadium

The Rŭngnado May First Stadium, or May Day Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, completed on May 1, 1989. It is regarded as the largest stadium in the world by capacity which is followed by Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata,India.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.03, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1989 establishments in North Korea, Athletics (track and field) venues in North Korea, Event venues established in 1989, Football venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea, National stadiums, Sports venues completed in 1989, Sports venues in Pyongyang

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