What To Do In North Korea

View a Map of North Korea

North Korea (officially Democratic People's Republic of Korea or DPRK) is a country in East Asia. It occupies the northern half of the Korean Peninsula that lies between Korea Bay and the East Sea, also called the Sea of Japan. It borders China to the north, Russia to the northeast and South Korea to the south.

Tourist travel to North Korea is only possible as part of a guided tour. Independent travel is not permitted. If you are not prepared to accept limitations on your movements and behavior, you should not travel to the DPRK at the present time. On the other hand, travel in the DPRK is, if nothing else, a unique experience.


What To Do In North Korea

Top Group Trips in North Korea

vagabonding around the world

What To Do In North Korea
i wanna visit every country and visit villages and climb mountain kayak down rivers and work odd jobs I'm just going to experie... more

Around the World

What To Do In North Korea
Around the World in 365 days more

Top Group Trips in Greater Asia

Asian Adventure

What To Do In North Korea
hello I am 31 years old man who is tired with western life style. need some changes in my life. I am planing to visit as many ... more

Indian Adventure

What To Do In North Korea
Hey im Carly...23. I am planning on travelling around India in late 2013...At the moment, it is still in the planning process,... more

The Dream Starts Here. Be a part of it.

What To Do In North Korea
I'm a 32 yr old ex-paper pusher who caught the travel bug in 2008 and have since not been able to fully return to normal everyd... more

Round the World Trip

What To Do In North Korea
My name is Sophie and I have had my heart set on a round the world trip for many years! Now I finally have the opportunity to f... more

Lets climb Mount Everest

What To Do In North Korea
Is anyone interested in climbing mt.everest in 2017? I am flexible with dates and i am a friendly person with simple interests ... more

Experiencing the world

What To Do In North Korea
I'm an 18 year old girl, planning on doing a RTW trip in 2013-2014, being on the road for 9 months. Africa, Australia, Asia, th... more

after this i can die

What To Do In North Korea
Im a journalism student and for many years, I’ve wanted to do a trip like this. Maybe it’s a bit ambitious, that many countries... more

Vital Stats

Region Info Greater Asia
Population 3,230.3 million
Highest Altitude 8,848 m
Mount Everest, Nepal 29,029 ft
Lowest Altitude -154 m
Aydingkol Lake, China -505 ft
Lowest Temperature -52.3 °C
Mohe County, China (1969) -62.1 °F
Highest Temperature 40.9 °C
Kumagaya, Japan (2007) 105.6 °F

Travel Trivia

Which is the world's second-largest Francophone city?

Trivia: Which is the world's second-largest Francophone city?

  •  
  •  
  •