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 2014.
|SEORAK-SAN NATIONAL PARK & WATERPIA EXCURSION||Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:00am to Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 8:30pm||Gangwon Province||Sue J. Bae||W258,000 for members and W288,000 for non-members|
|Yangcheon Hyanggyo and Gaehwasan Walk||Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm||Western Seoul||Matt VanVolkenburg||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|Gangneung Excursion||Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 5:00pm||City of Gangneung (Kangnŭng), Province of Gangwon-Do (Kangwŏn-Do)||Mr. Peter Bartholomew||W258,000 for members and W309,000 for non-members|
|Old Gunsan: Exploring the Remains of Colonial Korea||Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 8:00am to 9:00pm||Gunsan, North Jeolla Province||Robert Koehler||60,000 won for members and 72,000 won for non-members|
|WALKING THROUGH JOSEON (Chosŏn) DYNASTY SEOUL||Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 9:00am to 3:30pm||in Seoul||Mr. Peter Bartholomew||W20,000 for members and W25,000 for non-members|
|Guided Tour of the Cultural and Scenic Splendor of Western Jiri-san||Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 6:00am to Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 7:00pm||Jirisan and Namwon (North Jeolla Province)||David Mason||299,000W for members and 359,000W for non-members|
|Gilsang-sa Temple and the Korea Furniture Museum||Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 11:45am to 4:00pm||Seongbuk-gu, Seoul||Mr. Song-Hyon Jang||KRW 35,000 for members and KRW 42,000 for non-members|
|Geumsan-sa & the Eunjin Mireuk||Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 8:00am to 7:30pm||Jeollabukdo (or North Jeolla Province)||Brother Anthony||70,000W for members and 84,000W for non-members|
|Jeong-dong||Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm||in Seoul||Matt VanVolkenburg||W20,000 for members and W25,000 for non-members|
|Joseon Tea Masters: Haenam and Gangjin||Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 8:00pm||South Jeolla Province||Brother Anthony||W238,000 for members and W285,000 for non-members|