The Democratic People's Republic of Korea now sponsors various forms of tourism.
They include mountaineering, architecture, sports, labor, business, angling, sightseeing, motoring and bicycling tours.
The DPRK became a member of the World Tourism Organization in Juche 76 (1987). It has striven to develop tourism with a view to strengthening friendship and cooperation with other countries and providing its people with highly civilized life. -0-