The BEST episodes of Michael Palin in North Korea

Every episode of Michael Palin in North Korea ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Michael Palin in North Korea!

Travelogue series delving into the notably private nation.

Last Updated: 12/4/2022Network:Channel 5 (UK)
Episode 1
48 votes

#1 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/20/2018

Michael arrives in the capital Pyongyang, where he meets the guides who will follow his every move, visits the statues of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il, watches propaganda art being created, and asks a local student what they know about the outside world.

Episode 2
41 votes

#2 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/27/2018

Under the protection of armed guards, Michael discusses the country's nuclear weapons programme with an army lieutenant, visits a massive tourist resort being constructed on the beach, and embarks on a hike through the stunning landscape.

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