Kumgangsan, literally the Diamond Mountains, is in North Korea. Kumgangsan is the second tallest mountain in North Korea with its highest peak at 1,638 meters. The area is famed for its scenic beauty, and in 1998 became the first part of North Korea that could be visited on organized tours from the South.

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Travel Dates

8 km northeast of Kumgangsan

9 km east of Kumgangsan

9 km northeast of Kumgangsan

9 km east of Kumgangsan

9 km east of Kumgangsan
Asian Highway 6

9 km northeast of Kumgangsan

Also in the Area

Destinations nearby to Kumgangsan:
Kŭmgang-san, Paegun-dae, Chunghyangsŏng and Naegŭmgang
Landmarks in the area:
Piro-bong, Yŏngnang-bong, Kasap-kul and Sasŏn-gyo
Choose the road less travelled. And remember that the best places to visit are not in the guide.

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