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Unspoilt and tranquil, See Samilpo lake also

If only more national parks were like this. You feel perfectly alone and in the wilds of the... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Talamo
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London, United Kingdom
Gorgeous Hiking

Most people think a trip to North Korea is nothing but monuments and propaganda, but there are some... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
Mike G
,
San Francisco, California
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At the base of this mountain is a fortified tourist compound financed by South Korea's Hyundai Asan Corp.
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14 Aug 2017
“Unspoilt and tranquil, See Samilpo lake also”
21 Apr 2017
“Gorgeous Hiking”
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

If only more national parks were like this. You feel perfectly alone and in the wilds of the country and you see practically no body. However there must be people around because nature alone doesn't do such a good job of looking immaculate. A really...More

Thank Talamo
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Most people think a trip to North Korea is nothing but monuments and propaganda, but there are some breathtakingly beautiful natural areas in the country. Mount Kumgang is one of them, and I went on a really nice hike to a waterfall. It actually reminded...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Lovely scenery, even in the rain! Sadly much of the buildings and facilities are shut, due to the lack of tourists.

1  Thank ChrysT717
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Visited the Mt Kumgang 30 August. This park is stunningly beautiful with its mountain, forests, river and spectacular waterfall. This is a must for travellers to North Korea.

2  Thank bosse_lager
Reviewed 28 January 2013

We have the privilege of going to Kumgang San in Oct 2007, must have been a period of friendliness between the two Korea's. I believe it is currently inaccessible to outsiders. We were part of a 29 bus convoy. The interesting part was that I...More

4  Thank bringbackstyle
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