About RASKB Cultural Excursions
The Royal Asiatic Society - Korea Branch conducts educational and fun excursions to cultural, historical and scenic spots throughout Korea, led by exceptionally knowledgeable guides.
Prices differ according to individual excursions. Due to both the popularity of our excursions and preparation requirements, we ask would-be participants to register for excursions by the deadline specified for each tour.
RAS Excursion Terms, Conditions & General Information
Please see here.
An archive of past excursions can be viewed here.
NOTICE: To help you plan ahead, here's a summary list of excursions tentatively planned for 2016.
|Cheorwon: DMZ, Korean War, and migrant birds||Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 9:00am to 7:30pm||Cheorwon, Gangwon-do||Robert Koehler||W50,000 for members or W60,000 for non-members|
|Seoul: antiquity meets modernity||Saturday, March 5, 2016 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm||in Seoul||Jon Dunbar||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|Gangnam (Old) Style||Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm||Samseong-dong, Gangnam area||David Gemeinhardt||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|KILN TOUR - Korean Pottery & Porcelain in Icheon Area||Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 9:00am to 7:30pm||Korean Pottery & Porcelain in Icheon Area||Mrs. Sue J. Bae||W49,000 for members or W59,000 for non-members.|
|Jongmyo, Seun Sangga, and Ikseon-dong: A Deep-Seoul Walk||Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm||Jongmyo Shrine, Seun Sangga, and Ikseon-dong||Robert J. Fouser||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|A Walk through Lower Seochon: Tongui-dong to Sakjikdan||Sunday, March 20, 2016 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm||Seochon neighborhood in Seoul||Jennifer Flinn||W20,000 for RASKB members and W25,000 for non-members|
|South Sea Island Extravaganza (NAMHAE-DO) & Cherry Blossoms (JINHAE)||Saturday, April 2, 2016 - 7:30am to Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 9:00pm||Namhae-do & Jinhae||Mrs. Sue J. Bae||W249,000 for members and W298,000 for non members|
|The Imjin River: “The Korean War’s Thermopylae”||Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm||Paju, Gyeonggi-do||Andrew Salmon||60,000KRW for members and 72,000KRW for non-members|