The best time to visit the DPRK is during a famous North Korean holiday. Be prepared to see mass dances in the street, fireworks at night and other holiday festivities!
Pyongyang Marathon + Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour 10N (via Air China)

Pyongyang Marathon + Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour 10N (via Air China)

10 Nights, 11 Days

Beijing → Pyongyang → Kaesong → Wonsan → Myonghang → Nampho → Pyongyang → Beijing

  • April 6-16, 2018
  • Single $3400
  • Double $2800

Pyongyang Marathon - April 8, 2018
Registration Deadline is January 1st, 2018

In this extended long tour, take a long break from your day-to-day to run the Pyongyang Marathon while celebrating Kim Il Sung’s birthday with the locals. This tour is a comprehensive trip that takes you from coast to coast through the breathtaking and raw landscapes of North Korea’s countryside. Experience the country’s mountains, hot springs, coasts and several major cities.

Seats are selling fast. Book Now! Early registration begins NOW - reserve your spot with a $600 deposit. (Standard cancellation terms apply)

Approximate registration fees (if fees change, the difference will be nominal)
RUN THE FULL MARATHON (separate registration fee of $150 USD)
RUN A HALF MARATHON (separate registration fee of $120 USD)
RUN A 10K (separate registration fee of $100 USD)
WATCH THE MARATHON (separate $28 USD fee to watch a soccer event in the stadium)

Almost anyone can run in the amateur marathon, half marathon, or 10K alongside professional runners. Americans and other nationalities can apply! There are no official qualifying times for the amateur marathon. However, you must either FINISH or STOP within 4 hours and 30 minutes for all lengths.

All participants will receive an exclusive Pyongyang Marathon medal, Pyongyang Marathon branded t-shirt, timing chips, and other exclusive goodies.

More information on the Pyongyang Marathon HERE


Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour - 5-Nighter

Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour - 5-Nighter

5 Nights, 6 days in DPRK

Beijing → Pyongyang → Mt. Myohyang → Nampho → Kaesong → DMZ

  • April 13 - 18, 2017
  • Single $1,900
  • Double $1,650


This 5-night DPRK tour is uniquely timed to visit the DPRK during the 105th birthday anniversary celebration of the late DPRK President, Kim Il Sung. A major holiday in the DPRK, tour participants will have a first-hand chance to participate in festivities and public dances with locals. This is a time of the year that is perfect for visitors, as the weather warms and locals are gearing up for the holiday festivities. In this classic tour, see all of the Pyongyang highlights while still managing to travel outside of the capital to the western port city of Nampho and the must-see De-Militarized Zone between North and South Korea.


Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour - 7-Nighter

Kim Il Sung Birthday Tour - 7-Nighter

7 nights, 8 days in DPRK

Beijing → Pyongyang → Mt. Myohyang → Nampho → Kaesong → DMZ → Wonsan → Beijing

  • April 13 - 20, 2017
  • Single $2,499
  • Double $2,099

Get ready for an action-packed 8 days in the DPR of Korea! If you’re looking for a vacation that comes with bragging rights, you’ve found it! Start your adventure by celebrating Kim Il Sung’s Birthday alongside local North Koreans, seeing all of the Pyongyang highlights, traveling to the mystical mountains of Myohyang, seeing the DMZ from the North Korean side and participating in the holiday festivities! Then we’ll continue on for an East Coast swing to the far-less traveled coastal city of Wonsan. End our trip with a Pyongyang city Bike Tour, as we ride along the Taedong River and take in local life on the busy Kwangbok Street!