KFA Travel

KFA Delegation to North Korea -August 2017-


Liberation from the Japanese Empire




From 12th to 19th August 2017 (8 days / 7 nights)


The Korean Friendship Association (KFA) organizes a trip to the DPR of Korea (North Korea) from 12th August to 19th August 2017 on the special occasion of the Liberation from the Japanese Empire.

The KFA gives the chance to know about the country, its people, society and culture in a respectful environment and small group. With the possibility of discussion about projects, cultural exchange and business opportunities (garment, mining, tourism, IT, research, etc.)

All passports are invited to apply except for: Republic of Korea (South Korea) and Japan due to special protocol in bilateral relations


Participants in the delegation will be accepted according to their order of arrival (pre-registration) and after clearing all details and conditions.

The program was made to suit all ages and doesn't require special abilities or effort.




The KFA doesn’t take responsibility for any personal, material damage or other problem related to this trip, but just offers this service as a consultant organization between the DPRK authorities and the ‘participant’.

If the ‘participant’ wants any coverage or insurance, he’ll be fully responsible for its contract and implementation.

Filmmakers, journalists or any other media-related person aren’t allowed to participate.

In some occasions we will have official meetings, business meetings or visits that will require formal dressing.


Regular price:  2350 EURO

(Same price per person, either individual or double room based)

KFA cardholders (membership card older more than 1 year): 2200 EURO

For information about KFA member card here:


Price Includes:


- All transports inside DPRK

- 7 nights in 3*** Hotel.

- Breakfast, lunch, dinner (a-la-carte) and water/beer during meals.

- Entrance to all museums, monuments and anniversary displays.

- Guides in English/Spanish/German/French/Russian depending on the final group composition.

- Participation in all activities.

Basically everything while in the DPRK apart of your personal souvenirs or extra drinks.

Inside the DPRK we'll have doctors and hospitals at your disposal 24 hours if you've any problem.

Other additional expenses you'll need to cover:

550 EURO

for the flight Beijing-Pyongyang-Beijing, the DPRK VISA and Airport Taxes.

The total pending amount of the trip will be paid in Beijing on 11 AUGUST.

(Only accepted cash and EURO currency).

To be arranged and paid by the participant himself:

1- Flight from your country to Beijing

2- Chinese Visa (In case you may need a double entry Visa).

3- Your accommodation in China and transportation to the Beijing airport



1. PRE-REGISTRATION PROCESS. Send an e-mail to korea@korea-dpr.com with the following data:

Phone number:
Birth date:
Passport number:
Passport nationality:

The pre-registration doesn't require any fee and can be cancelled any moment informing the other side of the reasons.

2. Wait for confirmation. A reference number will be assigned.

3. BEFORE 10th JUNE 2017

Send the 550 euro booking fee by paypal to: korea@korea-dpr.com

At this point your air ticket and hotel room will be reserved and the DPRK visa processed. If you decide to cancel the trip, the 550 euro won't be returned since they'll be used to cover all the cancellations and administrative expenses. If for any reason your DPRK visa is denied or a major problem force us to cancel the trip, the 550 euro will be returned by using PAYPAL system http://www.paypal.com

4. We'll send an acknowledgment of the receipt of your money. Then, book by yourself the flight tickets from your country to Beijing.

Depending on your nationality and staying time in China, you may have to approach your nearest Chinese Embassy or Consulate and request a DOUBLE-ENTRY Visa for the dates that you’ll be travelling. Many passports DO NOT NEED CHINESE VISA and can apply for 72 hours transit visa-free in Chinese airports:

List of Qualified Countries for 72 hours VISA FREE in China:
Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States.

5. You'll receive details and timing of our meeting place in Beijing, where we'll all gather. An introduction to basic Korean culture and hints/tips will be explained before departure.

Notes :

Any participant that won't follow the regulations of the DPRK will be treated accordingly to its national law.

Any participant that won’t follow the KFA advices and indications will be expelled from the delegation without possibility of refund.

Credit Cards (Visa, AMEX, Master Card) are widely accepted in China for shopping, but cannot be used in the DPRK.

Chinese ATM only dispenses YUAN RENMIMBI Currency. It’s not possible to withdraw EURO.

You should bring along two colour passport-sized pictures for the DPRK Visa.



People that didn't pre-register aren't eligible to participate.

10th JUNE 2017 also ends the FULL REGISTRATION process. People that haven't provided all the data/requirements or the 550 euro booking fee won't be able to participate.

Enquiries to the e-mail :  korea@korea-dpr.com



Please visit our gallery for pictures of our previous delegations,

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