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.
|(taking registration) Walking Tour of Korea University Museum and Campus||Sunday, July 5, 2015 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm||Korea University, Anam Campus (in Seoul)||Kathryn Weathersby||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|(taking registration) A walk through Yongsan: the complications of urban renewal||Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm||Around Yongsan Station||Jon Dunbar||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|GYEONGJU: RELICS OF THE SHILLA KINGDOM||Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 8:30am to Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 8:00pm||Gyeongju, Gyeongsangnam-do||Jennifer Flinn||299,000W for members and 359,000W for non-members (subject to change)|
|Overseas Excursion: Bali (9 days/8 nights)||Friday, July 24, 2015 - 4:00pm to Saturday, August 1, 2015 - 10:00pm||Bali, Indonesia||Tom Coyner||$1,914 (shared) and $2,610 (single)|
|Gilsang-sa Temple and the Korean Furniture Museum||Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 11:30am to 5:00pm||Seongbuk-gu, Seoul||Mr. Song-Hyon Jang||KRW 30,000 for members and KRW 35,000 for non-members|
|INDEPENDENCE DAY EXCURSION||Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 8:00am to 8:00pm||HYONCH'UNG-SA, ONYANG FOLK MUSEUM & INDEPENDENCE HALL||Sue J. Bae||W42,000 for members and W 50,000 for non-members|
|(new date) DANYANG EXCURSION: WORAKSAN NATIONAL PARK, GOSU CAVE & CHUNGJU LAKE BOAT CRUISE||Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 8:00am to 8:00pm||WORAKSAN NATIONAL PARK, GOSU CAVE & CHUNGJU LAKE||Mrs. Sue J. Bae||W72,000 for members and W84,000 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|
|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|