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 2016.
|[Children's Day Special] Mungyeong Tea Bowl Festival||Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 8:30am to 6:00pm||Mungyeong, North Gyeongsang Province||Jennifer Flinn||65,000W for members and 78,000W for non-members|
|The Spirit of Gwangju||Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 8:00am to 8:00pm||Gwangju, Jeolla Province||Robert Koehler||60,000W for members and 72,000W for non-members|
|Color and Pageantry in Seoul’s Temples on Buddha's Birthday||Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 1:00pm to 9:00pm||in Seoul||Jeremy Seligson||W39,000 for members and W46,000 for non-members|
|Exploring the Eastern Sections of the Seoul Fortress Wall||Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm||in Seoul||Robert J. Fouser||20,000 for RASKB members and 25,000 for nonmembers|
|(confirmed) Tea-making, temples and food in Jiri Mountain||Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 8:00am to Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 8:30pm||South Jeolla Province||Brother Anthony||269,000W for members and 322,800W for non-members|
|Daehangno and Hyehwa-dong: An Architectural Walk||Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm||Daehangno and Seongbuk-dong neighborhoods in Seoul||Robert J. Fouser||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|Visit SUWON - Country Palace and Fortress City Walls||Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 9:00am to 6:00pm||Suwon, Kyonggi Province||Mr. Peter Bartholomew||W40,000 for members, and W48,000 for non-members|
|Special Tour of the spectacular Yeongsan-jae Buddhist Ceremony At Bongwon-sa, one of Seoul’s Greatest Temples||Monday, June 6, 2016 - 3:30am to 12:00pm||North of the Han River, in Seoul||David Mason||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|Gangneung Excursion||Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 8:00am to Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 6:00pm||Gangneung, Gangwon Province||Peter Bartholomew||205,000W for members and 246,000W for non-members|