International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Available Excursions for Busan

Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.


Once the long-standing capital of the Silla Dynasty (57 B.C. - 935 A.D.), Gyeongju has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO due to its countless archaeological sites and rich historical heritage. Commonly known as the "museum without walls," Koreans and tourists alike are positively... Read More

Joint Security Area/DMZ

The Joint Security Area is a section of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea. The DMZ is occupied by the North Korean military in the north and South Korean and U.S. military forces in the south. The JSA is where the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed by the United... Read More

Seoul (BCP)

Seoul is not only the country's capital but is its cultural and economic center. During their stay in Seoul, ISA Busan students will have the opportunity to visit some of South Korea's most important cultural sites and experience first-hand how Seoul has influenced the rapid rise of South Korea.... Read More


Optional for some or all sessions
From its beginnings as a tiny fishing village in what was known as Musashi Province, Tokyo is the capital city of Japan, and the Tokyo Metropolis holds the honor of being the largest metropolitan area in the world. It is home to the Japanese government as well as the Japanese Imperial Palace.... Read More

Tongyeong and Geoje

Tongyeong and Geoje, situated right on Korea's southern coast, have long been famous for being a relaxed and laidback destination for Korean's looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Visitors come from all over the country to experience the region's popular seafood and natural... Read More