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 2016.

Upcoming Excursions

Date Destination(s) Tour Leader Cost
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

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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