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Pakch'on Destination Guide

Delve into Pakch'on in North Korea

Pakch'on in the region of P'yŏngan-namdo is located in North Korea - some 28 mi or ( 45 km ) West of Pyongyang , the country's capital .

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Local time in Pakch'on is now 03:56 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Pyongyang " with a UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju, and Incheon. While being here, you might want to check out Daegu . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Pakch'on ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Onchon Airport

Onchon Airport is an airport near Onchon, Pyongan-namdo, North Korea.

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Located at 38.91 125.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Airports in North Korea, South Pyongan

Complex of Goguryeo Tombs

The Complex of Goguryeo Tombs (Complex of Koguryo Tombs) lie in North Korea. In July 2004, they became the first UNESCO World Heritage site in the country. The site consists of 30 individual tombs from the later Goguryeo kingdom, one of Three Kingdoms of Korea, located in the cities of P'yŏngyang and Namp'o. Goguryeo was one of the strongest Korean kingdoms in the north east of China and the Korean Peninsula from 37 BCE to the 7th century CE.

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Located at 38.86 125.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in North Korea, Goguryeo, Korean art, Murals, World Heritage Sites in North Korea

Pyeonghwa Motors

Pyeonghwa Motors, (a Korean language word for "peace", also spelled Pyonghwa) is one of the two car manufacturers and dealers in North Korean automotive industry. It is a joint-venture in Nampo between Pyonghwa Motors of Seoul, a company owned by Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church, and the North Korean Ryonbong General Corp.

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Located at 38.75 125.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Companies established in 1999, Manufacturing companies of North Korea, Motor vehicle manufacturers of North Korea, Nampo, Transport in North Korea, Unification Church affiliated organizations