Liberation Day XL tour: 11 - 20 Aug

Liberation Day XL tour: 11 - 20 Aug



11 Aug 00:30 - 20 Aug 03:30 - Pyongyang
Pyongyang, Korea

Route

15 August – is an important day in Korean calendar, it is the Day of Liberation from Japanese colonial rule. There will be various festivities on this occasion including amazing Mass Dance in one of the main Pyongyang’s squares. You will try unique Trolley bus ride. You will go to one of the most striking places of the DPRK - Mt.Kumgang where you will enjoy beautiful mountain landscapes, waterfalls and streams and visit Hamhung. It is also expected that there will be one of its kind Pyongyang Taedonggang Beer Festival - Korean version of German Oktoberfest. During this event you can try locally brewed beer and take part in various contests.

On this tour you will have an optional opportunity to take the PYONGYANG AIR CITY TOUR - a 40 minute trip in the skies aboard an Air Koryo Mi-17 helicopter. You will have an unrivalled bird's-eye view of Pyongyang from the sky and a lot of great photo opportunities. If you would like to add this option to your itinerary please inform us when you book your tour.



TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
*Pyongyang - enjoy festivities on the occasion of the Liberation Day and discover hidden treasures in the center of the capital
* Visit Kumsusan Palace of Sun for president Kim Il Sung and for the leader Kim Jong Il
* Unique Trolley bus ride
* Expected Taedonggang Beer Festival - this is Korean version of German Oktoberfest beer festival
* Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) - inspect one of the most heavily militarized places on the planet. This strip of land divides South and North Korea. Visit Kaesong - the ancient capital of Korea until up to the 15th century. It is the only city in Korea which has preserved its original historical make up as it hasn’t been destroyed during the Korean war
* Visit International Friendship Exhibition in Mt.Myohyang - one of the five celebrated mountains of Korea
* Hamhung - the second biggest city of the DPRK, affectionately called “city of iron” for its focus on heavy-industry
* Enjoy two out of five celebrated mountains of Korea - Mt.Kumgang (“Diamond Mountain”) and Mt.Myohyang with International Friendship Exhibition - the world's biggest treasure-house exhibiting gifts received by Korean Leaders over the years


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