Your guides will tell you with barely concealed glee that the Triumphal Arch is 3m higher than its cousin in Paris, making it the...
Mansudae Grand Monument
Every itinerary features this larger-than-life bronze statue of the Great Leader, to which a statue of Kim Jong-il was added in 2012...
Just north of the Mansudae Grand Monument is the Chollima Statue – a bronze statue of the Korean Pegasus, the steed Chollima. It’s an...
Cinema, theatre and opera trips are possible (although rare), and while films, operas or plays aren't likely to be of a particularly...
The TV Tower has a great restaurant at the top with some breath-taking views over the city. It's a popular lunchtime stop.
Moran Hill information
This is Pyongyang’s top recreation ground for the masses. Couples wander, families picnic and there are people playing guitars and sometimes even dancing in an incongruously relaxed area of the capital. It’s particularly busy on a Sunday and a lovely place to stroll and absorb something of daily life.