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.
|(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|