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Young Pioneer Tours

Room 2003, Unit 3-3, Saigao Block, Fengcheng Wu Lu, Weiyang District, Xi'an, China
+86 29 8621 2359
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New Year's tour of North Korea with young pioneer tours

I went on the new years eve tour of the DPRK with Young Pioneer Tours and I was so incredibly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jerome K
New Years Tour DPRK

I'm not typically one for tours. However, with DPRK there aren't really any other options. But I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Young Pioneer Tours is an adventure travel company formed in 2008 and based in mainland China. Specialising in travel to North Korea, we are an adventure tour operator that provides "budget tours to destinations your mother would rather you stayed away from". We are renowned and rated as one of the best tour operators to the DPRK (North Korea) with our unparalleled experience, fun way of doing things, and most importantly, excellent relations in country; this makes us the best choice for your Korea tour. Aside from the DPRK, we travel to a number of other destinations such as Iran, Cuba, China, Antarctica, Iraq, and other former Soviet countries. All our tours are founded on the YPT ethos of fun, thrill seeking and adventure at a great price. All ages welcomed!
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Room 2003, Unit 3-3, Saigao Block, Fengcheng Wu Lu, Weiyang District, Xi'an, China
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+86 29 8621 2359

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on the new years eve tour of the DPRK with Young Pioneer Tours and I was so incredibly impressed with the experience, that I had to leave a review. I went into the DPRK not quite knowing what to expect with the media...More

Thank Jerome K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not typically one for tours. However, with DPRK there aren't really any other options. But I must say that my tour guides Matt and Zoe were absolutely fantastic. They were incredibly informative, helpful and warm throughout the entire your. Any questions that one may...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience. Typically i never leave reviews as I cant be bothered. But I felt everyone needs to know a bit about these guys Young Pioneers. I started the tour a little nervous having heard all the news about NorthKorea. Nothing could be...More

Thank Luke E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am not someone who goes on tours, but I did this one with some misgivings because it was the only way to get to the DPRK on short notice for new year's eve. I needn't have worried - it was one of the best...More

Thank Tinfoil J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have always imagine to visit there in North Korea and I finally get to visit North Korea. The YPT was there to help me and guide in different places in North Korea. I wanted to say special thanks to YPT and other countries who...More

1  Thank Matteo S
Reviewed December 12, 2017

I did the 'real deal' tour' of Young Pioneer Tours in autumn 2017 and highly recommend it. It gives you two incredible, completely different perspectives on North Korea - you get Pyongyang and surroundings with all the classic North Korean sights (DMZ, monuments, museums) and...More

1  Thank timschu
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Summary: It was incredible. I'd definitely recommend going and I'd have no hesitation in recommending YPT. The Guide: Our guide for the tour was Matt, I think it was his 25th trip into the DPRK and he was a bit of geek on the subject...More

2  Thank SnorkelWanted
Reviewed December 1, 2017

I travelled to Irkutsk and Lake Baikal end of October 2017 with YPT and I thoroughly enjoyed it. We were a small but great group and got along very well. My highlights: - Banya (Sauna) on Olkhon Island at -10 degrees - Amazing scenery of...More

Thank Florian S
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

I went on the 5 day (4 night) DPRK winter tour. YPT were helpful from start to end answering any questions I had. Our tour was guided by Matt who went above and beyond to get the most out of our tour. Even managing to...More

Thank ezzys
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Professional , different and amazing tour. Had a blast, especially due to local guides and Matt Kulesza, a YPT guide. Highly recommended agency if you want to experience something new!

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anna m
November 27, 2017|
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Response from TroyKunming | Property representative |
Hi Anna, Our terms and conditions are clear that you will receive a full refund if the visa is refused through no fault of your own. (If you've given incorrect information or not disclosed any published articles etc about... More
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tcollinszdf
August 23, 2017|
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Response from TroyKunming | Property representative |
Hi Tim, Thanks for your question. To help clarify we don't take Americans on tours to North Korea wether they are dual citizens or not, especially now that there is a congressional ban on travel for US citizens in place. If... More
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