Nature

  • Scenery of Pyongyang in Spring

    Balmy spring has come to the capital city Pyongyang called one of the eight famous scenes of Korea from olden times. Lawns get green and tress with their branches high…

  • Yaksandongdae

    Yaksandongdae is one of the well-known scenic spots in Korea. It is on the shore of the Kuryong River flowing through Nyongbyon County of North Phyongan Province. Yaksandongdae consists of…

  • Paegam Deer

    The Paegam Deer is living in Paegam County, Ryanggang Province of Korea. Paegam County with very favourable conditions for inhabitation of the deer is a typical habitat of deer in…

  • Ongryonsan Stone River

    The Ongryonsan Stone River is in Pujon County, South Hamgyong Province of Korea. It is called so because water flows under the river-shaped stony field along the southwestern slope of…

  • Ryongmun Cavern

    The Ryongmun Cavern is a typical limestone cave of Korea. It was formed through dissolution and erosion of the limestone layer under the ground by groundwater about 480 million years…

  • Rimyongsu Waterfalls

    The Rimyongsu Waterfalls are found in Samjiyon County, Ryanggang Province of Korea. Water falls like rolls of silk from the right cliff of the Rimyongsu Valley formed by erosion of…

  • Spread Pine in Hamhung

    A singular transformed pine is found in Hamhung City, South Hamgyong Province of Korea. It has a rare shape and is of significance in the study of botany. It is…

  • Monggumpho Elephant Rock

    The Monggumpho Elephant Rock is a natural monument at the seaside in Ryongyon County, South Hwanghae Province of Korea. The facade of the rock resembles an elephant dropping its trunk…

  • Komdok Fold

    The Komdok Fold is a natural monument in Tanchon City of South Hamgyong Province. The structure of the Kimdok Fold is complex. In Juche 49(1960), it was made clear that…

  • Ogasan Nature Reserve, National Treasure of DPRK

    The Ogasan (Mt Oga) Nature Reserve in the DPRK is one of precious national treasures, bounded by Hwaphyong County of Jagang Province and Kim Hyong Jik County of Ryanggang Province….

  • Hyanggyogol Silicified Wood

    Silicified wood is a fossil tree stump whose trunk was buried underground and completely turned into silica, keeping its original shape. It is an important material in studying paleoecology, paleogeography…

  • Samjiyon Deer

    Samjiyon deer inhabits Samjiyon County of Ryanggang Province in the northern part of Korea. The deer is found in limited areas of the eastern part of Asia. It is 90…

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