Tourist Attractions

  • Samjiyon

    Samjiyon is a lake located over 4km north of the city of Samjiyon, Ryanggang Province. It was originally a river…

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  • Samjiyon Grand Monument

    Built in the square with an area of 100 000 square metres on the shore of Lake Samji, it was…

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  • Samjiyon Schoolchildren’s Palace

    Located in Samjiyon County Town of Ryanggang Province, the palace is an extracurricular centre for the students in the county.…

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  • Rimyongsu Falls

    This waterfall is located in Rimyongsu-dong in the city of Samjiyon, Ryanggang Province. On average, it is 6m long and…

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  • Taehongdan Revolutionary Battle Site

    It is a historic place where President Kim Il Sung commanded the Taehongdan Battle to a brilliant victory during the…

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  • Monument to the Victorious Battle in Pochonbo

    It stands on Kwoegungjong Hill in the central part of Hyesan. The monument is 38.7 metres high. On June 4,…

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  • Paektu Falls

    Big and small waterfalls as well as clean and blue Lake Chon add to the beauty of Mt Paektu. Among…

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  • Other Waterfalls on Mt Paektu

    Sagimun FallsIt is located about 300m away from Paektu Falls along the valley towards Janggun Peak. It is 17.9m high. It flows…

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  • Ryongwang Pavilion

    Standing at the side of Pyongyang Bell, it represents the pavilion architecture of Korea. It was first built during the…

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  • Choesung Pavilion

    The Choesung Pavilion is situated in the highest place (95m) on Moran Hill.  In old days, people called the place…

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  • Hyonmu Gate

    The Hyonmu Gate, the northern gate of the northern fort of the Walled City of Pyongyang, still remains on picturesque…

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  • Sungnyong Temple

    The Sungnyong Temple is located in Central District, Pyongyang, side by side with the Sungin Temple, built in the later…

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  • Chongnyu Pavilion

    The Chongnyu Pavilion is situated in Kyongsang-dong, Central District, Pyongyang. It had been built as the tower of the Jonghae…

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  • Chilsong Gate

    It stands just beside the Moranbong Theatre with a road in between. It was built in the mid-6th century as…

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  • Ulmil Pavilion

    The pavilion stands on the centre of Moran Hill. It was built in the mid-6th century as the northern command…

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  • Kwangbop Temple

    It stands 4 km northeast of the Central Zoo. It is said that the temple was built in 392 by…

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  • South Gate of Fort on Mt. Taesong

    It stands in the centre of the Taesongsan Pleasure Ground. It was used as the front gate to the Fort…

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  • Fort on Mt. Taesong

    It was built between the 3rd and 5th century by linking six peaks of Mt. Taesong. As one of the…

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  • Pothong Gate

    The Pothong Gate in Pothongmun-dong, Central District, Pyongyang, is preserved as a historical relic showing the fine architectural skills of…

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  • Pyongyang Bell

    It is a historical relic preserved in the belfry beside the Taedong Gate. It was cast during the period of…

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