Cultural Excursions

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.

Past Excursions

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 2014.

Upcoming Excursions

Date Destination(s) Tour Leader Cost
Mungyeong Tea Bowl Festival Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 9:00am to 6:00pm Mungyeong, North Gyeongsang Province Jennifer Flinn 55,000W for members and 66,000W for non-members
Magkeolli Brewery Tour Sunday, May 3, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:30pm Pocheon City, Gyeonggi Province Julia Mellor (MMP Korea) 77,000W for members and 92,400W for non-members
The Spirit of Gwangju Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 8:30am to 8:00pm Gwangju, Jeolla Province Robert Koehler 60,000W for members and 72,000W for non-members
Yangcheon Hyanggyo and Gaehwasan Walk Sunday, May 10, 2015 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm Western Seoul Matt VanVolkenburg 20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members
Tea-making and Food in Jiri Mountain Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 8:00am to Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 8:30pm Jirisan, Jeolla Province Brother Anthony W249,000 for members and W299,000 for non-members
Exploring the Eastern Sections of the Seoul Fortress Wall Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm in Seoul Dr. Robert J. Fouser 20,000 for RASKB members and 25,000 for nonmembers
Visit SUWON - Country Palace and Fortress City Walls Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 9:00am to 6:00pm Suwon, Kyonggi Province Mr. Peter Bartholomew W40,000 for members, and W48,000 for non-members
Color and Pageantry in Seoul’s Temples on Buddha's Birthday Monday, May 25, 2015 - 1:00pm to 9:00pm in Seoul Jeremy Seligson W35,000 for members and W42,000 for non-members
Jeong-dong Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm in Seoul Matt VanVolkenburg W20,000 for members and W25,000 for non-members
Overseas Excursion: Bali (9 days/8 nights) Friday, July 24, 2015 - 4:00pm to Saturday, August 1, 2015 - 10:00pm Bali, Indonesia Tom Coyner 2610.30USD (shared rooms) - 2775.30USD (single occupancy)

Contact Us

Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch
Room 611, Christian Building, Daehangno 19 (Yeonji-dong), Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-736
[110-736] 서울시 종로구 대학로 19 (연지동 ) 한국기독교회관 611호실

Office is open Monday through Friday except Wednesday. We are short staffed: please call or email before your visit.
Phone (02) 763-9483 FAX (02) 766-3796
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