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.
|(confirmed) Color and Pageantry in Seoul’s Temples on Buddha's Birthday||
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 -
1:00pm to 9:00pm
|in Seoul||Jeremy Seligson||W39,000 for members and W46,000 for non-members|
|A walk through Yongsan: the complications of urban renewal||
Saturday, May 6, 2017 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm
|in Seoul||Jon Dunbar||20,000W for members and 25,000W for non-members|
|Visit SUWON - Country Palace and Fortress City Walls||
Sunday, May 14, 2017 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
|Suwon, Kyonggi Province||Mr. Peter Bartholomew||W40,000 for members and W48,000 for non-members|
|Tea-making, temples and food in Jirisan Mountain||
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 8:00pm
|Jirisan, Jeollanam-do||Brother Anthony||206,000W for members and 248,000W for non-members|
|Visit to Baekdusan, Dandong and Shenyang||
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:00pm to Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 8:00pm
|Baekdusan, Dandong and Shenyang||Tom Coyner (Hakyung Choi)||1,359,000 KRW|