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Sonjin'gok Destination Guide

Explore Sonjin'gok in North Korea

Sonjin'gok in the region of Hamgyŏng-bukto is a town in North Korea - some 257 mi or ( 414 km ) North-East of Pyongyang , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Sonjin'gok is now 01:52 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Pyongyang " with a UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Seoul, Incheon, Pyongyang, Hamhung, and Vladivostok. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Seoul . Where to go and what to see in Sonjin'gok ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Kuktong Airport

Kuktong Airport is an airport near Kŭktong-rodongjagu in Myonggan County, Hamgyong-bukto, North Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.25 129.56 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Airports in North Korea, North Hamgyong

Chilbosan (North Hamgyong)

Chilbosan is a mountain in North Hamgyong province (Hamgyŏng-bukto), North Korea. The name translates as seven treasures, stemming from the legend that Chilbo-san has seven treasures buried in it. Chilbo-san is particularly noted for its views when covered in snow. The mountain is commonly divided into Inner Chilbo, Outer Chilbo, and Sea Chilbo. Amongst the main attractions apart from the views is the Kaesim Temple, dating from the 9th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.04 129.61 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Mountains of North Korea

Chongjin Airport

Chongjin Airport, known within North Korea as Orang Airport, is a small airport located approximately 40 kilometres from Chongjin, North Hamgyong in North Korea. Built by the Imperial Japanese Army, Chongjin Airport is now controlled by the Korean People's Army. The airport is normally used by the military, though a small number of commercial passenger flights also operate there. The airport also serves Rason, which is about a three hour drive away.

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Located at 41.43 129.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Airports in North Korea, North Hamgyong