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
(cancelled) CHEONG-PYEONG BOAT EXCURSION Saturday, September 5, 2015 - 8:00am to 7:30pm Chuncheon, Gangwon Province Sue J. Bae 80,000 - 96,000W
(CONFIRMED: taking registration) KILN TOUR - Korean Pottery & Porcelain in Icheon Area Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 9:00am to 6:30pm Korean Pottery & Porcelain in Icheon Area Sue J. Bae W40,000 for members or W48,000 for non-members
(confirmed: register now) Walking Tour: Korea's Native Faiths and Gods Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Imperial Temple and Altar of Heaven (Hwangudan, 환구단), Kwangtong Bridge(광통교), Bosingak Pavilion(보신각), a Shamanistic Shrine, protective old trees. Jogye Temple(조계사), the National Folk Museum of Korea(국립민속박물관), Sajikdan(사직단), Tangun Shrine(단군성전) Jun Y.K. SHIN 25,000W for members and 30,000W for non-members
Seonun-sa temple and an onggi potter Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 8:00am to 8:00pm North Jeolla Province Brother Anthony 69,000 - 82,800W
Chuseok Holiday Excursion: Inner Seorak & South Seorak Mountain Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 8:00am to Monday, September 28, 2015 - 8:00pm Seoraksan Sue J. Bae 258,000 for members and 298,000W for non-members
GANGHWA-DO EXCURSION Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 8:00am to 6:30pm Ganghwa Island TBA W50,000 for members and W60,000 for non members
Gangjin and Haenam: Dasan and Cho-ui NOTE DATE Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 8:00am to Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 8:00pm South Jeolla Province Brother Anthony W248,000 for members and W297,600 for non-members
WALKING THROUGH JOSEON (Chosŏn) DYNASTY SEOUL Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:30pm in Seoul Mr. Peter Bartholomew W20,000 for members and W25,000 for non-members

Contact Us

Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch
Room 611, Korean Christian Building, Daehangno 19 (Yeonji-dong), Jongno-gu, Seoul 03129
[03129] 서울시 종로구 대학로 19 (연지동) 한국기독교회관 611호

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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