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Exclusive Buddhist Temple Tour of North Korea
October 22, 2013

This past September 2013, Uri Tours, in partnership with the Temple of Modern Buddhism in NYC 미주현대불교, led a prominent group of Korean-American Buddhists in an exclusive temple tour of North Korea 북한사찰순례. This group was comprised of Korean-Americans from all over the U.S. joined together by their search for peace and common ground in the Korean peninsula. This group also made small history by being the first all Korean-American tour group to visit the DPRK.

2013 Temple of Modern Buddhism Group in North Korea

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Credit: Kim Kwang Hyon/AP

Credit: Kim Kwang Hyon/AP

Dennis Rodman and Harlem Globetrotters Use Uri Tours for DPRK Travel
February 28, 2013

Many of our customers and partners have asked whether Uri Tours was involved in Dennis Rodman’s recently announced trip to the DPRK.  We are happy to say that we did indeed play an important role. Vice and HBO organized this unprecedented visit through their diplomatic liaison. We were engaged later in the process to provide air travel and to consult on certain logistics issues.

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Pyongyang Bowling Alley

New Site and New Year!
January 8, 2013

Welcome to our new and improved website! We’ve had a great year of tours and programs in 2012 and we’re ready to charge ahead in 2013. We have a number of exciting tours in our lineup for 2013 and an increasing number of custom tours and special projects for larger corporate groups and institutions. We also hope to announce in the coming weeks some strategic partnerships we have in the works for 2013. Keep reading for more on the New Year of North Korea travels.

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