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Weird but great experience

Koreans don’t see that many Westerners and if you go then stand by to be stated at constantly. But... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
LynsFrostee
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great water park

My son and I visited this water park as a special tour request on our itinerary. The park is modern... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2015
Andrew M
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20 May 2018
“Weird but great experience ”
4 Aug 2018
“Excellent facility, for everyday folk with visitors welcome”
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

We went in summer of 2018 with 4,000 people at a time and about 12,000 for the day. Crowded! But a lot of pools and water slides (queues for the top slides). We just went to the outside section, which is big enough: an Olympic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Tim2037
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

When I went in May, the outdoors section was still closed for the season. This is still an awesome respite from boring and somber historical monuments when visiting North Korea. The local North Koreans are super friendly, the facilities are pristine, beautiful, and fun, and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank aimeescreenname
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Koreans don’t see that many Westerners and if you go then stand by to be stated at constantly. But in a water park the staring is off the chart. When I changed in to my swimsuit I was stared at, when I walked out in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank LynsFrostee
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The Munsu Water Park is one of the few places where you're able to ditch your guides and interact with locals. We got some applause when we jumped off of the 10 meter platform, and we had a laugh when some of the younger girls...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank memypassportandi
Reviewed 1 October 2016

My kids were really looking forward to going to a water park in the DPRK but alas it was closed due to the national holiday. We got to Moran Hill though - almost as good.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Wish I brought my swimsuit too! The park is quite big and very nicely maintained. Everything was spanking clean. Even though we thought it strange that our tour included a water park, we were all glad that we went.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank YauBaby
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Opened just a few years ago, the water park is impressive more for its existence in Pyongyang alongside the country's problems than it is inherently attractive. Nothing special by western water parks standards. Wonder what the rural poor think of it... a case of "let...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Went to the water park as part of a tour with Young Pioneer Tours in Aug, 2016. Lots of fun, great water slides and could freely mix with the locals (didn't help much as none that I met spoke English though I did get my...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank DaveP2819
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Nice place. Nice to use a large water park completely on my own surrounded by "guides" and "guards". Frankly, I think most North Koreans worry more about food than tgoing to the water park. But it is was nice having an olympic sized pool completely...More

Date of experience: April 2015
8  Thank Pål H
Reviewed 31 July 2015

My son and I visited this water park as a special tour request on our itinerary. The park is modern and is great fun for families. At the entrance area, you will be given cloth footwear (to cover your existing footwear). Admission was 20 euro,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Andrew M
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