• KTG staff member showing Korean children our DPRK 360 images
    Showing Kids our 360° Project
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  • Rajin Port in North Korea
    Rajin Port

KTG North Korea Travel Blog

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Jul 23, 2021

Pyongyang Grand Theatre | KTG® Tours | North Korea (DPRK)

Pyongyang Grand Theatre | KTG® Tours | Revolutionary Opera in the heart of the capital of North Korea. See pictures inside and outside the most famous theatre in the DPRK.

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Jun 15, 2021

Rungrado May Day Stadium | KTG® Tours | Pyongyang, North Korea

Rungrado May Day Stadium | KTG® Tours | Pyongyang, North Korea. 150, 000 people, football matches, several Guinness World Records and 109, 000 Mass Games Performers. Check out the largest seater stadium in the world!

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Jun 09, 2021

Kim Il Sung University | KTG® Tours | Pyongyang, North Korea

Kim Il Sung University | KTG® Tours | Pyongyang - a training centre for national cadres. Pictures and information about the most prestigious university in North Korea (DPRK).

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May 22, 2021

Kim Il Sung Stadium | KTG® Tours | Pyongyang, North Korea

Kim Il Sung Stadium | KTG® Tours | Pyongyang. What's it like to run in a stadium packed with 40,000 North Koreans cheering you on or to watch a DPRK international FIFA football match? See videos and pictures!

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May 01, 2021

Avenida Ryomyong, Pyongyang | KTG® | Corea del Norte

Avenida Ryomyong | KTG® Tours | Rascacielos ecológicos y arquitectura retro-futurista en Pyongyang, Corea del Norte (RPDC).

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Apr 07, 2021

Estación de Esquí de Masikryong | KTG® | Corea del Norte

¡Bienvenidos a la Estación de Esquí de Masikryong (마식령 스키장) en Corea del Norte | KTG ® Tours | ¿está listo para esquíar, patinar y hacer snowboard y quedarse en uno de los hoteles más lujosos de Corea del Norte? KTG fue una de las primeras agencias en organizar viajes a Masikryong, cerca de la ciudad de Wonsan en la RPDC.

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Apr 07, 2021

Masikryong Ski Resort | KTG® | North Korea, DPRK

Masikryong Ski Resort (마식령 스키장) | KTG ® Tours | are you ready to try some slopes in North Korea and to stay in one of the most luxurious hotels in the DPRK? Welcome to the Masik ski resort in Kangwon province on the east side of North Korea!

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Mar 01, 2021

KTG® Tours | What are the main North Korean Holidays?

List of North Korean Holidays | KTG® Tours | what are the main public holidays in the DPRK? When are military parades held in Pyongyang? Check our list of the most important dates in North Korea

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Dec 14, 2020

Okryugwan | KTG® Tours | the Temple of Pyongyang Cold Noodles, North Korea

Okryugwan | KTG® Tours | home to the best Pyongyang cold noodles in North Korea, the Okryu Restaurant is place is always busy with locals and one of the DPRK's most famous restaurants

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Dec 13, 2020

Gran Palacio de Estudios del Pueblo | KTG® | Pyongyang, Corea del Norte

Gran Palacio de Estudios del Pueblo | KTG® Tours | bibliotece y centro de estudios en el corazón de Pyongyang, capital de Corea del Norte en frente de la Plaza Kim Il Sung. Cuenta con más de 3 millones de libros.

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Dec 09, 2020

Winter in North Korea | KTG® Tours | 5 Reasons to Visit

Winter in North Korea | KTG® Tours | Top 5 reasons to head to Pyongyang at below freezing temperature! Ice festivals, no tourists, major holidays, budget tours and snowmen.

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Aug 03, 2020

Comment aller de Vladivostok à Pyongyang

Vous avez peut-être lu notre article sur comment aller en train de Pyongyang à Rason, puis de là on peut aller en train de la Corée du Nord en Russie.

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Jul 28, 2020

Vladivostok North Korea

You may have read our post on how to go by train from Pyongyang all the way to Rason and then on from there to Russia. Well what about going to Pyongyang

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Jun 13, 2020

dual citizen

Hello, I'm a dual citizen of the USA and Ireland. Is it safe for me to travel to North Korea on a group tour using my US passport or is it better that

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May 26, 2020

Preguntas de cómo ir a Corea del Norte

Hola, vivo en Buenos Aires, Argentina. Deseo conocer Corea del Norte. Para esto, agradecería me informe.- 1- Forma de llegar a Corea del Norte 2-

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Mar 12, 2020

Kaesong North Korea | KTG® Tours' Ultimate Travel Guide

Kaesong North Korea Travel Guide | KTG® Tours | Ancient Treasures, Dog Meat Soup and the Cold War... located 8 km north from the DMZ (Pamunjom) in North Korea. Our North Korea tours include stopping at this historical city, capital of Koryo; the first unified state on the Korean peninsula

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Oct 03, 2019

Sonjuk Bridge | KTG® Tours | UNESCO site in North Korea‎ that marks a murder case

Sonjuk Bridge | KTG® Tours | this UNESCO World Heritage site is located in the ancient city of Kaesong, North Korea (DPRK). Built in 1216, It is where the Jong Mong Ju, loyal civil servant of the Koryo Dynasty was murdered in 1392.

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Dec 10, 2018

Bradt Travel Guides North Korea - discount with KTG

Bradt Travel Guides North Korea - KTG have partnered with Bradt's to offer our readers a 20% discount on this very complete travel guide of North Korea. Written by a seasoned traveller who has been 20 times to North Korea, this DPRK travel guide, their 4th edition, is one not to miss!

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Dec 09, 2018

Humanitarian work in North Korea - KTG

Humanitarian work in North Korea - KTG arranges visits for organisations to donnate products to orphanages and farms in different areas of North Korea. We firmly believe in positive interaction with the DPRK in order to benefit ordinary people as much as possible.

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May 02, 2018

How to go to North Korea | KTG® Tours | simple steps to book a trip to DPRK

How to go to North Korea with KTG® | the process of booking a tour to DPRK and obtaining a visa is much easier than what you may think. Please see these easy steps to follow

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Apr 14, 2018

North Korea Travel Insurance with KTG

North Korea Travel Insurance - KTG offers, via the Pingan Insurance Group, travel insurance for people visiting the DPRK. Insurance covers accidents, repatriation in case of emergency / death, visits from relatives, etc

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Mar 05, 2018

Study in Pyongyang with KTG Korean language course in North Korea

Study in Pyongyang this summer with KTG! Learn Korean in North Korea. We will offer comprehensive Korean language courses for all levels this summer. The 3 week course will be combined with a variety of cultural activities in the DPRK such as farming, cooking and sports events!

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Dec 16, 2017

Rajin-Sonbong - KTG - a Northeastern adventure in North Korea’s Special Economic Zone

Rajin-Sonbong - follow KTG on our two day adventure in this special economic zone of North Korea called Rason bordering Russia & China. Located in the far northeast we arrive here after a 30 hour train ride from Pyongyang!

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Dec 10, 2017

Haebangsan Hotel North Korea | KTG® Tours | bugdet Pyongyang Hotel

Haebangsan Hotel North Korea | KTG® Tours | located in the central district of Pyongyang this second class budget hotel is mostly used by Chinese doing business in DPRK and North Korean guests. Budget DPRK accommodation

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Nov 27, 2017

Pyongyang Bike Tours with KTG - cycle around the capital of North Korea with us!

Pyongyang Bike Tours with KTG - cycle through the capital of North Korea with us! This is a fantastic way to explore the capital of the DPRK. Ride next to North Koreans and interact with locals while riding through the capital city, a truly unique form of tourism in the country!

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Nov 17, 2017

The Chongnyon Hotel | KTG® Tours | aka The Youth Hotel is in Pyongyang, North Korea (DPRK)

The Chongnyon Hotel aka the Youth Hotel | KTG® Tours | looking for a retro hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea? This first class hotel looks like it is straight out of Bond movie. It's located next to the Youth (Chongbong) & famous Kwanngbok streets where a burger joint used to be!

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Nov 08, 2017

Pyongyang to Rason with KTG - exploring the DPRK by train with locals!

Pyongyang to Rason by train with KTG - we took this amazing and unique domestic train route rcently opened to visitors, without guides, lasting 30 hours going from the capital of North Korea to Russia. The train is full of people going to the eastern part of the DPRK and the far northeastern part as well as of workers going to Russia

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Sep 25, 2017

Group Tour vs Private Tour in North Korea? | KTG® Tours

Group Tour vs Private Tour in North Korea? See what KTG suggests are the advantages of each option

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Sep 13, 2017

Pyongyang Autumn Marathon with KTG

Pyongyang Autumn Marathon Tour - join KTG and explore the streets of Pyongyang by foot after being cheered by thousands at the Kim Il Sung Stadium! Visit too Kaesong city, the DMZ and Sariwon

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Sep 12, 2017

Pyongyang Autumn Marathon Express Tour with KTG

Pyongyang Autumn Marathon Tour - join KTG and explore Pyonygang by foot in this super low budget tour!

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Jul 30, 2017

2017 North Korea Victory Day Tour report with KTG

KTG 2017 North Korea Victory Day Tour report - we just arrived back from a wonderful 7 night/8 day tour where we explored the east coast of the DPRK crusing through small towns, playing volleyball with North Koreans at the beach and visiting the zoo in Pyongyang

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Jun 21, 2017

Statement from KTG

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May 15, 2017

KTG testimonials & reviews - read what travellers say about going to North Korea with us!

KTG Testimonials & Reviews - see what travellers say about visiting North Korea with us since 2008. Please feel free to write your reviews and add pictures too!

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May 13, 2017

KTG, une agence de confiance

Mon fils et moi-même venons de faire un périple d'une semaine en Corée du Nord, périple organisé par KTG. Et si vous-même pensez faire ce voyage, j'espère

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Apr 18, 2017

North Korea Climate | KTG® | description and forecast of weather in the DPRK

North Korea Climate | KTG® | a question we get a lot is When is the best time to visit North Korea? Here you can find detailed description of the weather in North Korea together with pictures and recommendations of clothing to take when planning your trip to the DPRK.

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Apr 17, 2017

Sosan Hotel in Pyongyang | KTG® Tours | budget North Korea accommodation in Mangyongdae

The Sosan Hotel | KTG® Tours | is used as an option for budget accommodation in North Korea. This 30 story Pyongyang hotel tends to be used by DPRK athletes as it is close to the DPRK capital sports' district

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Sep 23, 2016

A trip to Hekou Village near Dandong with KTG®

After our Summer Tour a few of us at KTG® went an hour north of Dandong to the village of Hekou which is just across from the DPRK. We took a boat ride enabling us to see some Korean factories and daily life in North Korea.

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Aug 11, 2016

Hamhung North Korea - KTG Tours - visit this industrial city in the DPRK

Hamhung is an industrial city in North Korea relatively new in the world of North Korea tourism as it was opened to tourists in 2010. Visit the second largest city in DPRK with KTG

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Jul 30, 2016

Masikryong Ski Resort Marathon + Pyongyang Cycling tour! Half and amateur marathons in this pioneering event!

Masikryong Ski Resort Marathon - chance to run by the famous North Korean ski resort. Half and amateur marathons available (21 km and 10 km). Visit then the east coast of North Korea

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Jul 18, 2016

DPRK National Day Mount Paekdu and Mount Chilbo Tour (North Korea)

DPRK National Day Mount Paekdu and Mount Chilbo Tour - we will charter a flight to the sacred mountain of Paekdu and visit too the beautiful area of Mount Chilbo (Chilbosan) in North Hamgyong Province

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Jun 27, 2016

North Korea food | KTG® Tours | list of restaurants available when visiting the DPRK

North Korea Food & Drinks | KTG® Tours | check our restaurant guide available to those visiting the DPRK. Choices available include traditional North Korean dishes and western options such as pizza restaurants in Pyongyang and coffee shops by Kim Il Sung square.

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Jun 24, 2016

DPRK Travel Guide | KTG® North Korea Travel Guide

DPRK Travel Guide | KTG® Tours | check the free KTG North Korea guide. Complete with compact information about travelling to North Korea and Northeast China and full of pictures, this guide will allow you learn more about how to apply for a trip to North Korea and where to go there.

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Jun 10, 2016

North Korea Extended March Tour 2020 - travel to DPRK with KTG

North Korea Extended March Tour 2020 - a budget tour but with top accommodation - visit one of the world's least known countries, the DRPK, known to all as North Korea. Visit Mount Myohyang (Fragrant Mountain). We will organise a trip to a North Korean factory and local school

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Jun 05, 2016

Kim Il Sung Birthday tour - KTG - 2020 trips to North Korea DPRK

Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour - KTG - national holiday in North Korea known as the day of the Sun the Birthday of Kim Il Sung. KTG North Korea Travel offers low cost tours to the DPRK one of the least known countries in the world. See people have picinics in Pyongyang and mass dances to celebrate the birthday of their Eternal President

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May 23, 2016

2022 Pyongyang Marathon | KTG® Tours | sign up soon as we have limited spots available!

Pyongyang Marathon 2022 | KTG® Tours| sign up for the 2022 Pyongyang Marathon i.e. the Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon which is to be held on 10 April 2022 in the capital of North Korea (DPRK).

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May 11, 2016

Air Koryo | KTG® | DPRK (North Korea) flight schedule

Air Koryo | KTG® | flight schedule to and from North Korea (DPRK) with the national airliner of North Korea. See flight times and schedules between Pyongyang and Beijing, Shenyang, Vladivostok, Shanghai and Bangkok. Air China also operate flights to the DPRK to and from Beijing.

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May 03, 2016

North Korea Tourism | KTG® | Tours & Dates

North Korea Tourism | KTG® | group and private tours to North Korea. See our rates and dates for 2020 and 2021. Travelling to North Korea can be a fascinating experience, with the Arirang Mass Games, the Ryugyong Hotel and life in North Korea

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Nov 17, 2015

Pohyon Temple | KTG® Tours | buddhist temple in Mount Myohyang, DPRK (North Korea)

Pohyon Temple | KTG® Tours | is located in Mount Myohyang in North Pyongan Province and is one of the oldest buddhist temples in North Korea (DPRK). Chance to see local monks in the DPRK and original ancient buddhist scriptures and pagodas in North Korea

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Aug 04, 2015

2015 Pyongyang Marathon Review

Our 2015 Pyongyang Marathon Tour was a true success. We were initially told that foreigners were not able to join the marathon as the country was still

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