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Hyonch'on Destination Guide

Discover Hyonch'on in North Korea

Hyonch'on in the region of Hamgyŏng-bukto is a town located in North Korea - some 220 mi or ( 355 km ) North-East of Pyongyang , the country's capital .

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Local time in Hyonch'on is now 07:22 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Pyongyang " with a UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Seoul, Incheon, Pyongyang, Hamhung, and Vladivostok. When in this area, you might want to check out Seoul . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Hyonch'on ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Kimchaek Municipal Stadium

Kimchaek Municipal Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Kimchaek, North Korea. It is currently used mostly for football matches and hosts the home matches of Kimchaek F.C.. The stadium holds 5,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.68 129.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Football venues in North Korea, Sports venues in North Korea

Kilju County

Kilju, sometimes romanized as Kilchu, is a county in North Hamgyong province, North Korea. The county seat is Kilju Town.

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Located at 40.96 129.34 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Counties of North Hamgyong

Kimchaek

Kimch'aek, formerly Sŏngjin, is a city in North Hamgyong Province, North Korea. It was an open port in 1899. It has a population of 196,000. The city received its current name in 1951 during the Korean War, in honor of the Korean People's Army (KPA) general, Kim Chaek.

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Located at 40.67 129.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Cities in North Hamgyong, Port cities and towns in North Korea