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Travel Program

Join Beloit College alumni, parents, and friends as we explore new terrain or visit favorite travel spots. With a focus ranging from education to adventure to sightseeing to volunteer work, Beloit's travel program invites you to climb aboard! 

Our travel partners are Alumni Holidays International®, Thomas P. Gohagan & Company® and Orbridge


Announcing Our 2015 Trips

The Wake of the Vikings - Scotland, Norway, Denmark, Hebridean Islands, Orkney Islands, Shetland Islands, Norwegian Fjords

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May 28-June 5, 2015
From $4395*

Join us for a unique, comprehensive, nine-day journey to Scotland’s rarely visited Inner Hebridean, Orkney and Shetland Islands and Norway’s majestic coastal fjords, remote destinations forever linked by their Viking heritage. Cruise from Glasgow, Scotland, to Copenhagen, Denmark, aboard the exclusively chartered Five-Star Small Ship m.s. Le Boréal with spacious, 100% ocean-view Stateroom and Suite accommodations. Travel in the wake of early Viking explorers, cruising into ports accessible only to small ships, and visit two UNESCO World heritage sites amid spectacular landscapes in this seafaring region steeped in history and cultural richness. Specially arranged excursions include the iconic Eilean Donan Castle in the Scottish Highlands; the ancient Callanish Stones on the Isle of Lewis; the Neolithic Ring of Brodgar, Skara Brae and Kirkwall in the Orkney Islands; prehistoric Jarlshof in the Shetland Islands; and the former home of composer Edvard Grieg in Bergen. A Glasgow/Edinburgh Pre-Cruise Option and Copenhagen Post-Cruise Option are offered.

Contact our Thomas P. Gohagan & Company® representatives at 800-922-3088 with questions regarding this tour.

*price is per person, based on double occupancy. Airfare is additional.

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Discover Switzerland

July 22-Aug. 6, 2015
From $3995*

Details coming soon!

Contact our Alumni Holidays International® representatives at 800-323-7373 with questions regarding this tour.

*price is per person, based on double occupancy. Airfare is additional.

 

Machu Picchu

Fall 2015
From $2995*

Trip details coming soon!

Contact our friends at Orbridge for more information about this tour at 866-639-0079.

*price is per person, based on double occupancy. Airfare is additional.

 

2014 Experiences

Our 2014 locations--pack your bags and enjoy a new (or renewed) experience!

Ancient Kingdoms of China & Grand Yangtze with Dr. Jian “Jay” Wang

May 18-June 1
From $3995*

See the brochure for this exciting trip.

Contact our Thomas P. Gohagan & Company® representatives at 800-922-3088 with questions regarding this tour.

*price is per person, based on double occupancy. Airfare is additional. 

 

Flavors of Northern Italy

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June 28-July 6
From $3995*

Amarone-infused Risotto amidst Valpolicella vineyards. Behind the scenes with a tortellini maker from Valeggio sul Mincio. A simple gelato in beautiful Borghetto. This Orbridge specialty program offers intimate experiences with celebrated Italian makers, producers and chefs, showcasing age-old methods and ingredients of the Veneto and Emilia Romagna regions’ world-famous wine and cuisine. Make a beautiful, historic Italian wine estate outside Verona your base as you explore the region, visiting Verona's Roman Arena and other ancient sites, and discovering Italy's cultural connection to farm and table along the way. Touring centuries-old wineries, tasting rare hand-made cheeses, and dining in homes of chefs and producers are just some of the exclusive highlights of this journey.

[Cheese]   [Pasta]  [Lago di Garda]

Contact our friends at Orbridge for more information about this tour at 866-639-0079.

*price is per person, based on double occupancy. Airfare is additional.

 

Sketches of Spain

October 17-29
From $3995*

Discover Madrid and see its treasures, including the Royal Palace, Plaza Mayor and the Prado Museum. Then, enjoy wine and unique cuisine in La Rioja, Spain’s famous wine region. In Bilbao, get an insider’s look at the Gehry-designed Guggenheim Museum. Then, explore San Sebastián, Pamplona, and the UNESCO World Heritage sites of the historic city of Toledo, Burgos Cathedral, and the works of Antonio Gaudí in Barcelona.

Trip details and photos listed here!

Contact our Alumni Holidays International® representatives at 800-323-7373 with questions regarding this tour.

*price is per person, based on double occupancy. Airfare is additional.