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In a land where one man decides every destiny, Juche, the ideological invention of Kim the terrible... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David B
London, United Kingdom
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Great views of Pyongyang

Fabulous view of the whole of the city. Small, slow lift to the top. Gift shop with some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stephen B
Welwyn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Best foto opportunity of Pyongyang. We had to watch a short documentary about the tower afterwards. Nice souvenir shop.

Thank Olle D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In a land where one man decides every destiny, Juche, the ideological invention of Kim the terrible just makes no sense. But then not much here does. Pay the €5 to go to the top as the views of Pyongyang are superb.

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous view of the whole of the city. Small, slow lift to the top. Gift shop with some interesting artwork. Interesting grounds around the tower, with a monumental statue in front.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paid Euro 5 to go up. A good aerial view of city from the centre. Well maintained facilities. Tower was built to represent the Juche idea central to North Korea - that man is master of his destiny and he must build the nation together...More

Thank Yeex
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very enjoyable visit. €5 to go up in the worlds slowest lift but well worth it. Absolutely stunning. Little bookshop and drinks/snack counter in the lobby. Definitely a main attraction in Pyongyang.

Thank Angelady74
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You have to take the elevator to the top (5 Euro). This is the highest point in Pyongyang and gives you a great view of the city.

Thank michael c
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I really very much enjoyed visiting this very interesting tower and it gives you nice views of the city as written before. It is not just about the views, the explanations are also very interesting. They will be given down as it will be impossible...More

Thank VGriet
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

This beauty tower is around of the very nice view in front the Taedong river, The Juche Tower is the second tallest monumental column in the world after the San Jacinto Monument, which is 2.9 metres (9.5 ft) taller.

Thank Alejandro V
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The tower of the Juche idea is worth going up to see the city of Pyongyang.Views are spectacular & stunning for €5.

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We went here to visit this hidden country, the tower of the Juche is a stunning place to visit at night because it's an emblem of the country

Thank kevintran261
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