FAQs

DPRK (North Korea) Tours

If you read some of the testimonies from people who've travelled to the DPRK with us then you'll soon see what an amazing experience awaits. But you probably still have some questions. Here are our answers to some of the questions we get asked — frequently. Welcome to our FAQs...

Is it possible to visit North Korea?

Is it safe to travel to the DPRK? I have seen news stories about tourists getting detained in North Korea — will this happen to me?

I'm an American citizen and would like to travel to North Korea. Will you take me?

Will visiting North Korea affect me travelling to other countries in the future?

I have a South Korean stamp in my passport - will this cause a problem?

There are people who say that visiting a country such as North Korea is wrong and that all we are doing is supporting the government - is this true?

Will I be spied on/will the guides try and brainwash me?

Can I talk to locals?

What are the hotels like?

What about the food?

Which airlines do you use and can I take a train in/out of the country?

Will there be a military parade?

What exactly are the Mass Games?

Are there any other special events tourists can attend?

What happens if I get sick in North Korea?

Once I am there, am I free to go where I want?

I am a journalist, can I visit?

How do I get there?

How far in advance do I need to be in Beijing?

Will I need to give you my passport at any time?

I would like to have a visa in my passport - is there a way to get one?

Which is better, a group tour or an independent tour?

How do I sign up for a tour?

How do I get the DPRK visa and how long does it take?

Do I need a visa for China?

How much does a trip cost?

It seems like a lot of money - what do I get for that?

Do you offer any discounts?

Can I write about my trip afterwards? Is it ok to put pictures online?

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