Pyongyang · Mr. Paektu · Lake Samji

Kaesong · Panmunjom · Beijing  9 Days

♦ Departure Date: Aug. 8, 2019

♦ Tour Fee: USD $2,790

Included:

  1. Pyongyang- Samjiyon(Mt. Paektu) Round-Trip Airfare: Special Charter Flight Service(Your One and Only Chance!)
  2. Beijing-Pyongyang Round-Trip Airfare(Including Tax)
  3. North Korea Tourist Visa Fee
  4. All Meals
  5. All Admission Fees for All of the Sightseeing Spots listed on the Itinerary
  6. Deluxe Hotel(Double Occupancy+Breakfast): Single Charge $450 USD
  7. Charter Tour Bus
  8. Tip for Guide and Bus-Driver

♦ Not Included:

  1. Vancouver(City where you want to depart)-Beijing Round-Trip Airfare
  2. China Tourist Visa Fee

DAY

ITINERARY

MEAL

1 DAY

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Vancouver-Beijing

Departure to Beijing from Vancouver(or City where you want to depart)

Flight Time: 11h (From Vancouver)

D: In-Flight Meal

2 DAY

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Beijing

Arrival at Beijing Capital International Airport

Meeting a local Guide

Dinner: Local Restaurant

Hotel: CCECC Plaza (or similar Class)

B: In-Flight Meal

L: In-Flight Meal

D: Local Restaurant

3 DAY

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Beijing-Pyongyang

Breakfast: Hotel

798 Art District: To prepare for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the Chinese Government moved the Factories in the Area to the Outskirts of Beijing. Artists gathered in the empty Factory Buildings and started to utilize the empty Area as Artists' creative and Exhibition Space. Currently, there are more than 400 Houses including Galleries, Ateliers, and Cafes on the 600,000㎡

Departure from Beijing Capital International Airport(JS152 12:55 pm)

Lunch: In-Fright Meal

Flight Time: ca. 2h

Arrival at Pyongyang International Airport(JS152 16:00)

Meeting a Local Guide

Chollima Statue: The Chollima Statue shows the heroic mettle and indomitable spirit of the Korean people who made continued innovation and uninterrupted advance in the spirit of Chollima, a legendary horse running 400 km a day in the period of the postwar great upsurge of Chollima.

The Arch of Triumph: The Arch of Triumph is 10m taller than the Arc de Triomphe de I’Etoile.

Dinner: Local Restaurant

Hotel: Yanggakdo International Hotel(or similar Class)

B: Hotel

L: In-Flight Meal

D: Local Restaurant

4 DAY

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Pyongyang-Samjiyon-Mt. Paektu

Breakfast: Hotel

Departure from Pyongyang to Samjiyon(JS191 08:30 am): Special Charter Flight Service

Flight Time: ca. 1h 10m(JS191 09:40 am)

Departure from Samjiyon to Mt. Paektu by Bus(ca. 2h)

Lunch: Lunch Box(after arriving in Mt. Paektu)

Climbing Mt. Paektu by a Cable Car: Mt. Paektu was formed by volcanic eruption towards the third period of the Cenozoic Era, creating a magnificent and majestic feeling. It is the highest mountain in Korea 2,750m high.

The crater Lake Chon(2750m above the sea level): The lake is the deepest mountain lake in the world. It covers an area of 9.16km2 and measures 14.4km around. The deepest bottom measures 384m. It’s water freezes from mid-October to mid-June next year.

Strolling along the lake shore(ca. 2h)

Trekking Janggun Peak(ca. 1h): The highest peak in Mt. Paektu, it is 2,750m high above sea level. It is the highest peak in Korea. It is composed of sheer cliffs down to the Lake Chon and 20 to 30 degrees slopes.

Departure to Samjiyougun by a Charter Bus(ca. 2h)

Dinner: Local Restaurant

Campfire with Taedonggang beer and baked potatoes after dinner

Hotel: Pegaebong Hotel

B: Hotel

L: In-Flight Meal

D: Local Restaurant

5 DAY

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Mt. Paektu-Pyongyang

Breakfast: Hotel

Mt. Paektu Milyoung: It is the historic home where General Kim Jong Il was born and spent his childhood with his mother.

Rimyongsu Falls: It is unique falls that the water of Lake Chon flows out from the ground-water zone and down through the slopes of cliffs. It never freezes in winter.

Grand Monument on Lake Samji: It was built to hand down the revolutionary achievements of the President Kim Il Sung who led the anti-Japanese struggles to victory.

Departure from Mt. Paektu to Pyongyang(JS 192 Special Charter Flight - 15:00-16:00)

Lunch: In-Flight Meal

Arrival at Pyongyang International Airport

Kim Il Sung Square: It is the principal Square of the country where political events, mass demonstrations and meetings, and parades have been held on official holidays and various occasions starting from the mass rally of Pyongyang citizens celebrating the victory in the Korean War on July 28, 1953.

Tower of Juche Idea: It was built on the shore of River Taedong to symbolize the immortal Juche idea created by the President in April 1982. It is 170m in height.

Visit and Experience Pyongyang Metro: Take Pyongyang Metro with the Citizen of Pyongyang. It has two Lines: Mangyongdae Line was built in 1987 and Hyoksin Line in 1979. Depth: 100-150m. Temperature: 18℃.

Dinner: Pyongyang Hot Stone Pot Bibimbap

Hotel: Yanggakdo International Hotel(or similar Class)

B: Hotel

L: In-Flight Meal

D: Local Restaurant

6 DAY

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Pyongyang-Kaesong-Pyongyang

Breakfast: Hotel

Departure to Kaesong(One-Way 2h 30m)

Panmunjom: Originally Panmunjom was a village between Kaesong and Seoul. The humble rural Village has been wild known after the Armistice Talks were held. The Meeting Hall where Armistice Talks were held and the Hall where the Armistice Agreement was signed are in it.

King Wang Kon’s Mausoleum: It is the mausoleum of King Wang Kon(877-943) who founded Koryo(918-1392)

Koryo Museum: It was a Confucian education facility of the Koryo dynasty but now it became a museum displayed historical remains and relics showing the foundation and development of the Koryo dynasty.

Lunch: Kaesong Pansanggi(a Set of 13 Dishes for a Table: Lunch for Royal Family in Koryo Dynasty)

Return to Pyongyang

Mokdanbong: It is a Park providing panoramic Views of Pyongyang.

Dinner: North Korean Style Shabu-Shabu

Hotel: Yanggakdo International Hotel(or similar Class)

B: Hotel

L: Local Restaurant

D: Local Restaurant

7 DAY

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Pyongyang

Breakfast: Hotel

Pyongyang Science & Technology Complex: It is a science and technology centre housed in a large atom-shaped building.

Jangcheon Cooperative Farm: You can experience the Reality of Life in North Korea in Jangcheon Cooperative Farm(Houses, Shops, Kindergarten).

Lunch: Okryu Restaurant(Pyongyang cold Noodles: It is one of the national dishes handed down from old times)

Mangyongdae: It is the place where Present Kim Il Sung was born and spent his childhood.

Visit a School or Mangyongdae Schoolchildren's Palace: It is one of the after-school education centres for the city schoolchildren situated at Kwangbok Street in Mangyongdae District.

Mirae Scientist Street: It is a street in a newly developed area in Pyongyang to house scientific institutions of the Kim Chaek University of Technology and their employees.

Dinner: Duck Bulgogi

Hotel: Yanggakdo International Hotel(or similar Class)

B: Hotel

L: Local Restaurant

D: Local Restaurant

8 DAY

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Pyongyang-Beijing

Breakfast: Hotel

Departure to Beijing from Pyongyang(JS151 10:00 am)

Flight Time ca. 2h

Arrival at Beijing Capital International Airport(JS151 11:30 am)

Lunch: Zixia Gate Restaurant(Bulgogi)

The Summer Place: It is a vast ensemble of Lakes, Gardens, and Palaces in Beijing. It was an Imperial Garden in the Qing Dynasty(1750). During the Second Opium War from 1856 to 1860, it was damaged. In 1886, it was restored on the original Foundation.

Experience: Traditional Chinese  Foot Massage

Dinner: Peking duck

Wangfujing Street: Wangfujing(literally: Prince’s Mansion Well) Street is the busiest and brightest Shopping Street in Beijing.

Hotel: CCECC Plaza (or similar Class)

B: Hotel

L: Local Restaurant

D: Local Restaurant

9 DAY

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Beijing-Vancouver(or City where you want to visit)

Breakfast: Hotel

Tiananmen Square: Tiananmen is the Symbol of the People's Republic of China. Tiananmen is the main Gate of Beijing imperial Palace of Ming and Qing Dynasties.

The Forbidden City: The Forbidden City with its Palace Complex of 9,999 Buildings across 74 Hectares, surrounded by a six-meter deep Moat and a ten-meter Wall.

Lunch: Korean Dishes

Departure from Beijing to Vancouver(or City where you want to visit)

2 In-Flight Meals

Flight Time: 10h 30m

Arrival at YVR

B: Hotel

L: Local Restaurant

* Schedules are subject to change depending on the local situation.