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Hyangsan County is a county in the North P'yŏngan province of Pyongan in North Korea. The county is best known for Myohyangsan (or Mount Myohyang), which apparently has developed into a "tourism" area.


Get in[edit]

The Manp'o Line of the Korean State Railway passes through the county.

Get around[edit]

Map of Hyangsan County

See and do[edit]

Pohyon Temple
  • 1 International Friendship Exhibition. Dubbed as the world's largest treasure house, this museum is a collection of halls that house gifts presented to former leaders Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il from various foreign dignitaries. International Friendship Exhibition (Q708588) on Wikidata International Friendship Exhibition on Wikipedia
  • 2 Pohyonsa (보현사). A Korean Buddhist temple built in the 11th century. Many of its buildings were damaged during the Second World War, but they have been reconstructed or renovated. Pohyonsa (Q840749) on Wikidata Pohyonsa on Wikipedia





  • 1 Hyangsan Hotel. Caters to luxury visitors.
  • 2 Chongchon Hotel. A second-class hotel in the county.

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