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Upcoming Tours

If you thirst for continued learning, hunger for new discoveries and love the thrill of travel, you'll find all this and more with UW Alumni Tours. Browse through the list of upcoming tours to get started.

Spring 2013


  • Machu Picchu & Galapagos Islands
    Machu Picchu & Galapagos Islands
    October 8 - October 22, 2013
    Highlights: Lima, Sacred Valley, Cuzco, Four-night Cruise, Quito
  • England
    England's Lake District
    May 30 - June 7, 2013
    Highlights: Bowness-on-Windemere, York, Rydal, Grasmere

Summer 2013


  • Baltic Treasures
    Baltic Treasures
    ...aboard Oceania's Marina
    June 24 - July 5, 2013
    Highlights: Stockholm, Helsinki, St. Petersburg, Tallin, Gdansk, Berlin
  • Discover Southeast Alaska
    Discover Southeast Alaska
    ...aboard the Admiralty Dream
    July 6 - July 13, 2013
    Highlights: Glacier Bay, Icy Strait, Juneau, Tracy Arm, Baranoff Island
  • Black Sea Odyssey
    Black Sea Odyssey
    ...aboard the MV Aegean Odyssey
    July 15 - July 29, 2013
    Highlights: Trabzon, Batumi, Sochi, Kerch, Feodosiya, Yalta, Sevastopol, Odessa, Nessebur
  • Wake of the Vikings: Iceland to Greenland
    Wake of the Vikings: Iceland to Greenland
    ...aboard the Le Boreal
    August 12 - August 24, 2013
    Highlights: Reykjavik, Cape Farewell, Narsaq, Nuuk, Eqi Glacier, Ilulissat
  • A Taste of Europe
    A Taste of Europe
    ...aboard Oceania's Nautica
    August 26 - September 6, 2013
    Highlights: Saint-Malo, Bordeaux, Bilbao, Oporto, Lisbon, Seville
  • The Rivieras by Yacht
    The Rivieras by Yacht
    ...aboard Variety Voyager
    August 29 - September 8, 2013
    Highlights: Avignon, Nice, St. Tropez, Corsica Island, Elba Island, Portovenere, Portofino, Monte Carlo, Monaco

Fall 2013


  • Grand Danube Passage
    Grand Danube Passage
    ...aboard MS Amadeus Brilliant
    September 6 - September 20, 2013
    Highlights: Prague, Passau, Melk, Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest, Sofia
  • Pearls of Antiquity: Cruise from Istanbul to Athens
    Pearls of Antiquity: Cruise from Istanbul to Athens
    ...aboard the M.V. Aegean Odyssey
    September 9 - September 22, 2013
    Highlights: Istanbul, Izmir, Lemnos, Skiathos, Delos, Mykonos, Santorini, Rethymnon, Nauplia
  • Turkey
    Turkey's Turquoise Coast
    September 14 - September 28, 2013
    September 19 - October 3, 2013
    Highlights: Istanbul, Assos/Troy, Four-night Gulet Cruise, Kusadasi, Antalya
  • Bhutan: The Hidden Kingdom
    Bhutan: The Hidden Kingdom
    September 23 - October 5, 2013
    Highlights: Thimphu, Punakha, Gangtey, Paro
  • Undiscovered Italy: Apulia
    Undiscovered Italy: Apulia
    September 24 - October 2, 2013
    Highlights: Polignano a Mare, Bari, Lecce, Trani, Ostuni
  • Discovering Eastern Europe
    Discovering Eastern Europe
    September 26 - October 12, 2013
    Highlights: Warsaw, Krakow, Budapest, Vienna, Bratislava, Prague
  • Sorrento: Alumni Campus Abroad
    Sorrento: Alumni Campus Abroad
    October 2 - October 10, 2013
    Highlights: Amalfi, Naples, Herculaneum, Pompeii, Positano, Isle of Capri
  • Africa
    Africa's Wildlife
    October 6 - October 19, 2013
    Highlights: Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park, Lower Zambezi National Park
  • Dalmatian Coast
    Dalmatian Coast
    October 7 - October 21, 2013
    Highlights: Zagreb, Dubrovnik, Hvar, Split, Opatija, Istrian Peninsula
  • Machu Picchu & Galapagos Islands
    Machu Picchu & Galapagos Islands
    October 8 - October 22, 2013
    November 19 - December 4, 2013
    Highlights: Lima, Sacred Valley, Cuzco, Four-night Cruise, Quito
  • Greek Isles Odyssey
    Greek Isles Odyssey
    October 17 - October 25, 2013
    Highlights: Ephesus, Rhodes, Aghios Nikolaos (Crete), Santorini, Mykonos
  • Mysteries of Myanmar
    Mysteries of Myanmar
    October 29 - November 11, 2013
    January 31 - February 13, 2014
    Highlights: Bangkok, Yanyon, Bagan, Mandalay, Kalaw, Inle Lake
  • Cuba–The People, Culture & Art
    Cuba–The People, Culture & Art
    November 11 - November 18, 2013
    February 3 - February 10, 2014
    Highlights: Havana, Cienfuegos
  • Treasures of Peru
    Treasures of Peru
    November 11 - November 21, 2013
    Highlights: Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Lake Titicaca, Quito
  • Uganda
    Uganda
    November 11 - November 27, 2013
    Highlights: Entebbe, Murchison Falls National Park, Kibale National Park, Queen Elizabeth, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Lake Mburo, Entebbe

Winter 2014


  • Panama Canal
    Panama Canal
    … aboard Crystal Cruise's Serenity
    January 5 - January 18, 2014
    Highlights: Grand Cayman Island, Cartagena, Panama Canal Transit, Huatulco, Puerto Vallarta
  • South India
    South India
    January 9 - January 24, 2014
    Highlights: Chennai, Trichy, Tanjore, Madurai, Periyan, Kumarakom, Cochin, Sri Lanka
  • Eastern & Oriental Express
    Eastern & Oriental Express
    January 22 - February 3, 2014
    Highlights: Bangkok, Eastern & Oriental Express, Singapore, Bali
  • Upcoming Tour
    Kenya & Tanzania
    January 29 - February 14, 2014
    Highlights: Nairobi, Masai Mara, Amboseli, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti, Lake Manyara

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Myanmar
    Myanmar
    January 31 - February 13, 2014
    Highlights: Shwedagon Pagoda, Yanyon, Bagan, Mandalay, Kalaw, Inle Lake
  • Upcoming Tour
    Cuba
    February 3 - February 10, 2014
    Highlights: Cienfuegos, Trinidad, Havana, Pinar del Rio

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • India
    India
    February 6 - February 23, 2014
    Highlights: Delhi, Jaipur, Ranthambore, Kalakho, Agra, Khajuraho, Varanasi
  • Australia and New Zealand
    Australia and New Zealand
    February 12 - March 5, 2014
    Highlights: Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Alice Springs, Sydney, Melbourne, Queenstown, Rotorua, Auckland
  • Caribbean Pearls
    Caribbean Pearls
    February 22 - March 4, 2014
    Highlights: Miami, Grand Turk, San Juan, Philipsburg, Gustavia, Tortola, La Romana, Nassau

Spring 2014


  • Tanzania: Women to Women Cultural Exchange
    Tanzania: Women to Women Cultural Exchange
    March 8 - March 20, 2014
    Highlights: Arusha, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Highlands
  • Costa Rica: Light Adventure & Birding
    Costa Rica: Light Adventure & Birding
    ... Accompanied by UW Professor Emeritus James Karr
    March 15 - March 25, 2014
    Highlights: San Jose, Arenal, Selva Verde Rainforest Reserve, Carara National Park, Savegre Natural Reserve
  • Samba Rhythms
    Samba Rhythms
    March 16 - March 29, 2014
    Highlights: Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Punta del Este -- both Uruguay, Rio Grande, Porto Belo, Sao Paulo, Parati, Ilha Grande, Buzios, Rio de Janeiro
  • Tahitian Jewels
    Tahitian Jewels
    March 26 - April 5, 2014
    Highlights: Papeete to Papeete: Ports of Call : Moorea, Huahine, Raiatea, Bora Bora, Nuku Hiva (Marquesas Islands), Hiva Oa (Marquesas Islands), Rangiroa
  • Upcoming Tour
    Masters Golf Tournament
    April 9 - April 12, 2014
    Highlights:

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Antebellum South
    Antebellum South
    … aboard the American Queen
    April 11 - April 19, 2014
    Highlights: New Orleans, Oak Alley, St. Francisville, Natchez, Vicksburg, Baton Rouge, Helena
  • Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia
    Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia
    April 11 - April 19, 2014
    Highlights: Seville, Gibraltar, Granada, Ibiza, Palma de Mallorca
  • Machu Picchu to the Galapagos
    Machu Picchu to the Galapagos
    April 15 - April 29, 2014
    Highlights: Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Quito, (four-night cruise) Baltra, Santa Cruz Island, Rabida, Santiago, Fernandina, Isabela, Bartolome, Santa Cruz, Quito
  • Turkish Treasures
    Turkish Treasures
    April 18 - May 2, 2014
    Highlights: Istanbul, Gaziantep, Urfa, Adiyaman, Cappadocia, Ankara
  • Waterways and Canals of Holland and Belgium
    Waterways and Canals of Holland and Belgium
    … aboard the MS Amadeus Silver
    April 18 - April 26, 2014
    Highlights: Amsterdam, Keukenhof Gardens, Kampen, Deventer, The Hague, Delft, Zeeland Coast, Veere, Middelburg, Bruges, Antwerp
  • Historic Reflections
    Historic Reflections
    ... aboard Oceania's Riviera
    April 20 - May 1, 2014
    October 1 - October 12, 2014
    Highlights: Marseille, Monaco, Florence/Pisa, Rome, Amalti/Positano, Taormina, Ephesus, Santorini
  • Pearls of Antiquity: Cruise from Istanbul to Athens
    Pearls of Antiquity: Cruise from Istanbul to Athens
    ...aboard the M.V. Aegean Odyssey
    April 25 - May 12, 2014
    Highlights: Istanbul, Izmir, Lemnos, Skiathos, Delos, Mykonos, Santorini, Rethymnon, Nauplia
  • Upcoming Tour
    Kentucky Derby
    May 1 - May 4, 2014
    Highlights:

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Ireland
    Ireland
    May 4 - May 16, 2014
    Highlights: Dublin, Galway, Killarney
  • Florence Lifestyles
    Florence Lifestyles
    May 9 - May 31, 2014
    Highlights: Siena, Cortona, Lucca
  • Italian Inspirations
    Italian Inspirations
    ... aboard Oceania's Insignia
    May 14 - May 22, 2014
    Highlights: Highlights: Florence/Pisa, Sorrento/Capri, Amalfi/Positano, Taormina, Corfu
  • Barging in Burgundy - France
    Barging in Burgundy - France
    … aboard the Caprice
    May 20 - May 30, 2014
    Highlights: Beaune, Dijon, Tournus, Chalon, Lyon

Summer 2014


  • Discover Switzerland
    Discover Switzerland
    June 4 - June 19, 2014
    Highlights: Interlaken, Lucerne, Grindelwald, Bern, Gstaad, Montreux, Zermatt, Geneva
  • Iceland
    Iceland
    Accompanied by UW Professor Terje Leiren
    June 14 - June 24, 2014
    Highlights: Borgarnes, Akureyri, Hella, Reykjavik
  • Dalmatian Coast
    Dalmatian Coast
    ... aboard the Le Soleal
    June 18 - June 26, 2014
    Highlights: Split, Hvar, Korcula, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Trogir, Pula/Rovinj
  • Upcoming Tour
    Ecuador & Galapagos Family Adventure
    June 22 - July 1, 2014
    Highlights: Quito, Andean Highlands, Galapagos Islands

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Upcoming Tour
    Oxford
    …with a visit to Highclere Castle (Downton Abbey)
    July 12 - July 20, 2014
    Highlights: Highclere Castle, Blenheim Palace, Hidcote Manor & Gardens, Cotswolds Villages, Broughton Castle

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Scotland & the Military Tattoo
    Scotland & the Military Tattoo
    August 6 - August 17, 2014
    Highlights: Glasgow, Fort William, Inverness, Dundee, Edinburgh
  • Cruise the Waterways of Russia
    Cruise the Waterways of Russia
    ... aboard the River Victoria
    August 7 - August 20, 2014
    Highlights: St. Petersburg, Mandrogi, Kizhi Island, Goritsy, Yaroslavl, Uglich, Moscow

Fall 2014


  • Grand Danube Passage
    Grand Danube Passage
    ...aboard MS Amadeus Brilliant
    September 1 - September 15, 2014
    Highlights: Prague, Passau, Melk, Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest, Sofia
  • Upcoming Tour
    Southwest National Parks
    September 12 - September 22, 2014
    Highlights: Arches, Canyonlands, Bryce & Zion National Park; Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, Monument Valley

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Upcoming Tour
    Flavors of Provence
    September 13 - September 21, 2014
    Highlights: Bonnieux, Avignon, Luberon, Les Baux, Arles, Roussillon, Gordes, Aix-en-Provence

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Legendary Turkey
    Legendary Turkey
    September 13 - September 27, 2014
    Highlights: Istanbul, Assos/Troy, Kusadasi, Cruise, Antalya
  • Upcoming Tour
    China-in-Depth
    September 18 - October 7, 2014
    Highlights: Bejing, Xian, Shanghai, Yangtze River Cruise, Guilin, Hong Kong

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Upcoming Tour
    Autumn in America’s Heartland
    … aboard the American Queen
    October 3 - October 11, 2014
    Highlights: St. Paul, Red Wing, La Crosse, Dubuque, Davenport, Burlington, Hannibal, St. Louis

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • Upcoming Tour
    Northern Italy
    October 8 - October 21, 2014
    Highlights: Stresa, Milan, Santa Margherita, Cinque Terre, Portofino, Pisa, Siena, Volterra, San Gimignano, Venice

    *Complete tour details available soon
  • French Countryside
    French Countryside
    October 10 - October 24, 2014
    Highlights: Toulouse, Sarlat-en-Perigord, Loire Valley, Crepon, Paris
  • Africa
    Africa's Wildlife
    October 12 - October 25, 2014
    Highlights: Johannesburg, Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park, Lower Zambezi National Park
  • Upcoming Tour
    Accent on the Adriatic
    ... aboard Oceania's Marina
    October 20 - October 28, 2014
    Highlights: Split (Croatia), Kotor (Montenegro), Durres (Albania), Corfu, Taormina (Sicily), Sorrento/Capri

    *Complete tour details available soon

*Please note that all tour dates are tentative and subject to change. For advance information and itineraries on any of these tours, please contact our alumni tours office at 206-685-9276 or 1-800-289-2586 or use the online form. A final and complete tour brochure for each trip will be available approximately eight months before the trip departs. Keep checking our Web site for more information on all tours.

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