Tours and Travel



In 2015, the University of Alumni Association is happy to offer 30 alumni trip options! Start planning your dream vacation today!

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Passage through Panama Canal/Costa Rica
January 3-11, 2015 // FULL
Join us for this spectacular nine-day journey through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal to the Costa Rican rainforest.
Mystical Andes & Majestic Fjords
February 2-23, 2015 // $5,999 per person
Journey to the bottom of the world, where natural beauty reaches a dramatic pinnacle—from glacier-studded fjords and ancient, emerald forests to glistening sapphire lakes and majestic, snow-capped mountains.
Amazon River
February 6-15, 2015 // $4,195 per person
This unforgettable journey features a cruise in the mysterious Amazon River Basin aboard the recently refurbished La Amatista.
Sailing the Windward Islands
February 14-21, 2015 // $4,295 per person
Escape the depths of winter on this eight-day sailing experience amid the Caribbean’s tropical Windward Islands aboard the exclusively chartered, 64-passenger sailing yacht m.y. Le Ponant.
Emperors & Empires
March 8-27, 2015 // $5,999 per person
Let the fabled lands of East Asia mesmerize you with their inspiring beauty, timeless traditions and mystifying architecture, while cruising in luxury.
Colorful Caribbean
March 15-22, 2015 // $1,999 per person
Immerse yourself in a serene, sun-kissed haven, where stately palms sway in the breeze, white-sand beaches edge sparkling turquoise waters, and Mayan ruins echo intriguing, ancient mysteries.
Polynesian Paradise
March 25-April 4, 2015 // $3,999 per person
From luxurious white-sand beaches fringed by gently swaying palms and sweet-scented vanilla groves to velvety emerald mountains towering over translucent lagoons that dazzle in every hue of electric blue, indulge your senses with the wonders of French Polynesia.
Waterways of Holland & Belgium
April 13-21, 2015 // $3,395 per person
Join us for this marvelous nine-day travel program, cruising for seven nights along the waterways of Holland and Belgium during the best time of year, when Holland’s breathtaking tulip fields are in bloom!
Paris Immersion
April 25-May 7, 2015 // $3,295 per person
For 10 nights, explore the city and its environs at an unhurried pace. Visit the Latin Quarter to see the sites of the French Revolution and the oldest café in Paris. Marvel at the opulent palace at Versailles.
Treasures of Northern Italy
April 29-May 7, 2015 // $2,595 per person
From the sun-drenched beaches of the Adriatic Sea to the soaring peaks of the Apennine Mountains, Italy’s Emilia Romagna region is celebrated for its stunning landscape. Discover the many facets of this region during a seven-night adventure.
Celtic Lands
May 12-21, 2015 // $5,695 per person
Join this once-in-a-lifetime cruise for eight nights aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star small ship m.s. Le Boréal from Glasgow, Scotland, to Ireland, Wales and France.
Cruise the Face of Europe
May 16-31, 2015 // $4,795 per person
Winding through peaceful countryside, past storybook villages and fairy-tale castles, the Rhine, Main and Danube waterways showcase the best of Europe.
Rivers Routes & Channel Crossings
May 18-June 3, 2015 // $5,299 per person
From the postcard-perfect towns and stunning scenery of North America’s East Coast to the timeless architecture and cosmopolitan energy of intriguing European cities, indulge yourself with a unique 16-day luxury cruise.
Coastal Maine and New Brunswick
June 10-17, 2015 // $3,695 per person
Discover the rustic glamour of Bar Harbor, Campobello Island and St. Andrews-by-the-Sea. In Bar Harbor, Maine, visit the Abbe Museum, a Smithsonian affiliate dedicated to the culture and history of the Wabanaki nations.
Discover Switzerland
June 10-25, 2015 // $4,095 per person
See the majesty of Switzerland’s landscape unfold before your eyes on this exclusive small group journey through its idyllic alpine meadows, crystal lakes and broad vistas.
Continental Passage
July 11-25, 2015 // $5,270 per person
Set sail from Lisbon, Portugal, on a continental voyage with stops in Bordeaux, France, known for its mouthwatering cuisine, Saint-Malo on the English Channel, and Honfluer, a quaint port town on Normandy's Coast.
National Parks and Lodges of the Old West
June 13-22, 2015 // $3,895 per person
Inspiration, a connection to the past, and nature's beauty are the gifts of this 10-day American expedition.
Great Pacific Northwest
July 18-26, 2015 // $3,795 per person
Incredibly beautiful and wildly bountiful, the Pacific Northwest presents a miraculous geological masterpiece where lush, unspoiled forests blanket dramatic slopes, imposing mountains cradle deep, mighty rivers and sparkling waterfalls cascade into breathtaking gorges.
Ireland
July 19-29, 2015 // $3,795 per person
Discover the best of the Emerald Isle on this program that highlights the important landmarks of Dublin and some of Ireland’s most famous counties.
Cruising Russia’s White Sea and Norway’s North Cape
July 24-August 3, 2015 // $4,995 per person
Join us on this unique journey that combines the natural beauty of Norway’s coastal fjords, the rugged North Cape and the pristine expanse of Russia’s rarely visited White Sea.
North America's Five Majestic Great Lakes
August 1-10, 2015 // $4,199 per person
Picture yourself surrounded by pristine islands draped in verdant wilderness and rocky shores caressed by sparkling blue waters. From Montreal to Chicago, cruise all five Great Lakes and the scenic St. Lawrence River aboard the new 210-guest M.S. Saint Laurent.
Alaskan Frontiers & Glaciers
August 3-13, 2015 // $3,299 per person
From vast, unspoiled forests to imposing silver-blue glaciers, discover Alaska’s breathtaking natural majesty as you sail its coastline.
Botswana Safari
August 6-18, 2015 // $6,995 per person
A land of natural beauty and bountiful wildlife, Botswana is the ideal setting for a classic African safari. Join us on an expertly planned adventure that features wetlands, woodlands and vast plains, allowing you to observe life in varied habitats.
Baltic Marvels
August 13-21, 2015 // $2,999 per person
Marvel at the exquisite architecture and charming capitals of the Baltic as you cruise from Denmark to Germany, Estonia, Russia, Finland and Sweden aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant and intimate Marina.
Oxford-English Countryside
August 28-September 5, 2015 // $3,795 per person
Enjoy this extraordinary opportunity to travel from the university town of Cambridge to the timeless city of Canterbury through quintessential England.
Paris to Provence
August 31-September 8, 2015 // $3,695 per person
Join this exclusive French sojourn and travel through the heartland of France to the sun-drenched Rhône Valley, and cruise through the best of the world-famous Burgundy, Beaujolais and Provence wine regions.
Symphony on the Blue Danube
October 1-13, 2015 // $3,995 per person
Visit six countries and up to eight UNESCO World Heritage sites on this exclusive journey to the cultural centers that inspired classical music’s Great Masters.
Swiss Alps & the Italian Lakes
October 9-18, 2015 // $3,045 per person
Literary luminaries in the 19th century heralded the treasures of Switzerland and Italy in praise-filled travelogues. Follow in their footsteps as you explore the best of the Swiss Alps and Italy’s Lake District.
Voyage to Antiquity
October 27-November 7, 2015 // Price to be announced
Join us on this specially created 12-day itinerary highlighting a unique combination of antiquities while cruising for seven nights from Athens, Greece, to Turkey’s stunning Turquoise Coast, breathtaking Cyprus and spiritual Israel.
Isles & Empires of the Adriatic
October 29-November 7, 2015 // $2,799 per person
Discover the remnants of ancient empires and the spellbinding beauty of Southern Europe as you cruise the fabled waters of the Adriatic aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Riviera.
  

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