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
(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

Contact Us

Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch
Room 611, Christian Building, Daehangno 19 (Yeonji-dong), Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-736
[110-736] 서울시 종로구 대학로 19 (연지동 ) 한국기독교회관 611호실

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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