2018 Tours

Here's our great line-up of travel choices for 2018.

Click on the trip title below to learn more or request a brochure. You may also use our advanced search to narrow down your choices. All dates, itineraries, and prices are subject to change.

Jan 4, 2018-Jan 15, 2018 Cruise the Panama Canal: Colombia,...

Set sail for 11 nights aboard the deluxe Azamara Quest. Begin in Miami and cruis...

Jan 4, 2018-Jan 18, 2018 Treasures of Thailand

Be transported to old Siam, where Lord Buddha is revered and nature’s bounty is savored. ...

Jan 31, 2018-Feb 21, 2018 Exploring Australia and New Zealand

This 22-day journey captures the best of the Lands Down Under, with visits to Australia’s...

Feb 7, 2018-Feb 14, 2018 Galápagos Islands

Undiscovered by Europeans until the 16th century, the Galápagos Islands played a central ...

Feb 10, 2018-Feb 28, 2018 Rainforests and Relics: Miami to L...

Embark on your luxury cruise aboard the Sirena in Miami, a vibrant city rich wit...

Feb 17, 2018-Feb 25, 2018 Amazon River Expedition

This unforgettable trip features a cruise into the Amazon River Basin aboard the deluxe M...

Feb 20, 2018-Mar 7, 2018 Maori Myths and Magical Landscapes

Starting in Auckland, cruise along New Zealand’s spectacular coastline to Tauranga, Napie...

Feb 24, 2018-Mar 5, 2018 Israel: Land of Cultural Treasures

Israel, with its rich cultural and spiritual history, is a land of intrigue. Your small-g...

Apr 1, 2018-Apr 14, 2018 Africa’s Wildlife

Explore a primeval world on this safari through some of Southern Africa’s great wildlife ...

Apr 2, 2018-Apr 16, 2018 Egypt and the Eternal Nile

Guided by an expert Egyptologist, this small-group journey delves into ancient Egypt and ...

Apr 6, 2018-Apr 22, 2018 Gateway to Sunshine: Los Angeles t...

The sunny scenery of Central America awaits after you embark the luxurious Marina in Los ...

Apr 18, 2018-Apr 26, 2018 River Life along the Dutch Waterwa...

Celebrate the beauty of Holland and old-world Flanders in the springtime, when the pictur...

Apr 22, 2018-Apr 30, 2018 Paris: Art, Culture and People

Embrace the art, culture, and “joie de vivre” of magnificent Paris. During your seven-nig...

May 8, 2018-May 23, 2018 Majestic Passage: Atlantic Crossin...

Connect New World settlements with their Old World roots on your journey from Canada to t...

May 14, 2018-May 24, 2018 Gems of the Danube: Prague to Buda...

The Danube River has shaped not only the beautiful European landscape, but also the histo...

May 15, 2018-May 23, 2018 Alumni Campus Abroad in Tuscany

Discover Tuscany during this seven-night journey featuring hilltop villages, storied arch...

May 15, 2018-May 23, 2018 Alumni Campus Abroad in Ireland: W...

Forge a path through County Mayo in the remote, northwest corner of Ireland. From your ba...

May 16, 2018-May 25, 2018 European Serenade: Rome to Venice

Ancient architecture, colorful villages, and Mediterranean beauty await you on your voyag...

May 19, 2018-Jun 2, 2018 Service Abroad in Ecuador

A colorful village on the outskirts of Quito is the setting for our volunteerism at two d...

May 19, 2018-Jun 2, 2018 Service Abroad in Romania

Join a team of caring volunteers—including University of Iowa students—as we enhance the ...

May 20, 2018-May 28, 2018 Peru: Escape to the Andes

Fall under the spell of Peru, home to the world’s largest rainforest and the mystical rui...

Jun 2, 2018-Jun 10, 2018 Southern Culture and Civil War His...

Take a trip back to the Civil War on this riverboat cruise down the Southern Mississippi....

Jun 7, 2018-Jun 18, 2018 Isles of Enchantment: London to Du...

Experience the diverse history of the British Isles on your voyage through the United Kin...

Jun 9, 2018-Jun 20, 2018 Romance of the Douro River

Explore the remarkable history and heritage of Portugal, beginning with three nights in L...

Jun 16, 2018-Jun 30, 2018 Service Abroad in Cuba

On this people-to-people humanitarian exchange in the village of Ciego de Avila, be among...

Jun 19, 2018-Jun 27, 2018 Alumni Campus Abroad in Reims

Held on the centennial of the World War I armistice, this program offers opportunities to...

Jun 22, 2018-Jul 2, 2018 Great Journey through Europe

This grand tour of Europe features a combination of river, rail, lake, and mountain trave...

Jun 29, 2018-Jul 3, 2018 Montréal Jazz

Explore the culture of Quebec and the charm of Montreal against the backdrop of its world...

Jul 6, 2018-Jul 14, 2018 Town and Country Life: Cambridge, ...

Enjoy the opportunity to travel in a small group through the picturesque Cotswolds and to...

Jul 11, 2018-Jul 19, 2018 Alumni Campus Abroad: Rhine River ...

With your children or grandchildren, share a specially-designed cruise through Holland, G...

Jul 13, 2018-Jul 20, 2018 Discover Southeast Alaska

Discover the endless beauty, abundant wildlife, and native cultures of Southeast Alaska. ...

Jul 16, 2018-Jul 24, 2018 Breathtaking Bordeaux

Experience the beauty of the Dordogne and Garonne Rivers, which together have shaped the ...

Jul 18, 2018-Jul 27, 2018 Alumni Campus Abroad: Swiss Alps a...

The Swiss Alps and Italian Lake District offer striking contrasts of mountain peaks and l...

Jul 26, 2018-Aug 1, 2018 Canadian Rockies Parks and Resorts

World-class resorts and breathtaking scenery highlight this seven-day journey into the Ca...

Aug 8, 2018-Aug 14, 2018 Polar Bears and Beluga Whales

Head north and discover the beauty and wildness of Churchill, Manitoba. Known as the "Pol...

Aug 8, 2018-Aug 16, 2018 Alumni Campus Abroad in Scotland

The beauty of Scotland is immortalized in poetry and legend. On this tour, you’ll settle ...

Aug 11, 2018-Aug 21, 2018 Exploring Iceland

Discover Iceland’s remarkable natural history and rich cultural heritage on this 11-day s...

Aug 18, 2018-Aug 29, 2018 Scandinavian Treasures: Stockholm ...

Discover the unique personality of Northern Europe as you set sail across the Baltic Sea....

Sep 5, 2018-Sep 14, 2018 Symphony on the Blue Danube

Visit five countries and up to five UNESCO World Heritage sites on this journey to the cu...

Sep 16, 2018-Sep 24, 2018 Umbria’s Food and Culture

Italy has long been lauded as a place of cultural significance. The great empire of Rome ...

Sep 16, 2018-Sep 24, 2018 Wines of the Pacific Northwest: Po...

Begin in Portland, “City of Roses,” and cruise into Astoria—one of the oldest cities west...

Sep 20, 2018-Oct 2, 2018 Italian Landscapes

Experience the timeless beauty and artistic heritage of central Italy on this 13-day tour...

Sep 23, 2018-Sep 28, 2018 Great Trains and Grand Canyons

Surrounded by steep canyon walls and pine forests, Sedona, Arizona, is the ideal location...

Sep 23, 2018-Oct 3, 2018 Allure of Autumn: Montreal to New ...

The explosive colors of autumn are on full display during this cruise down North America’...

Sep 23, 2018-Oct 4, 2018 Essence of Europe: Rome to Barcelo...

Explore ancient cities, alluring beaches, and Old World culture as you set sail across th...

Oct 3, 2018-Oct 14, 2018 Ancient Vignettes: Barcelona to At...

Ancient cultures come to life as you explore the art and history of Southern Europe. Begi...

Oct 13, 2018-Oct 21, 2018 Alumni Campus Abroad in the Basque...

The Basque country of Spain and France offers a blend of rich heritage, proud traditions,...

Oct 13, 2018-Oct 28, 2018 Cruise the Heart of Europe

On this journey through five countries in Europe’s heartland, you’ll explore the canals o...

Oct 18, 2018-Nov 1, 2018 Paradores and Pousadas

This distinctive 15-day journey takes your small group through the Iberian Peninsula to t...

Oct 26, 2018-Nov 5, 2018 Cuban and Caribbean Colors: Miami ...

Open the door to Cuba’s soul on a cruise to the heart of this once-forbidden nation. Spen...

Oct 27, 2018-Nov 5, 2018 South Africa: Treasures of the Rai...

This incomparable journey takes you to thrilling and diverse South Africa, blessed with t...

Nov 1, 2018-Nov 9, 2018 Glamorous Retreats: Rome to Monte ...

Sail the fabulous ports and resorts of the French and Italian Rivieras. Embark on your lu...

Dec 4, 2018-Dec 12, 2018 Holiday Markets of Germany

Delight in Germany’s merry Christkindlmarkts on a seven-night cruise along the Rhine and ...