Alumni and Friends Travel Opportunities
Great Trains & Grand Canyons (featuring 5 nights in Sedona) - September 17-22, 2017
Highlights of the trip: two rail journeys (Grand Canyon Railway and Verde Canyon Railroad), Grand Canyon National Park, Oak Creek Canyon, Black Bart's Steakhouse, Sedona Trolley Tour, Chapel of the Holy Cross, Tlaquepaque & Uptown Sedona, Montezuma Castle, Jerome, Chuckwagon Supper & Show and Old Town Scottsdale. This tour includes roundtrip airfare from Cincinnati, Lexington or Louisville (additional gateways available on request); 5 nights accommodation; sightseeing and admissions per itinerary; 8 meals (5 breakfasts and 3 dinners); hotel transfers; professional tour director; motorcoach transportation and baggage handling. From $2,525 per person based on double occupancy. Single supplement $650. Click here for a brochure.
Mediterranean Radiance - Oceania Cruises (Rome to Monte Carlo) - October 7-17, 2017
Take in quaint European towns and radiant cities on a luxury cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Riviera. Discover the glamorous allure of St-Tropez, explore the Spanish charms of Palamós, Barcelona, Valencia, and Minorca, and delve into the intriguing history of Marseille, Portofino, and Florence/Pisa. From $2,599 per person, double occupancy (airfare included from select cities). Click here for a brochure.
Apulia: Undiscovered Italy - October 28-November 5, 2017
Journey to Apulia and explore this fascinating, less-explored corner of Italy. Over the centuries this region has witnessed the ebb and flow of foreign armies and settlers, many of which imprinted their cultures on Apulia. Settle in the town of Polignano a Mare perched above the sparkling Adriatic. Begin your journey of discovery during an excursion to the vibrant seaport of Bari and its Basilica of St. Nicholas. Gaze at Lecce’s baroque architecture and Ostuni’s trove of ancient walls and white edifices. On a scenic excursion to Trani, visit historic highlights and a family olive mill. Explore the unusual Trulli of Alberobello, and wander through Locorotondo’s tranquil streets. Visit the Sassi di Matera, an extensive cave-dwelling district where troglodyte settlements once lived. Local guides and expert speakers provide fascinating insight during included excursions and interactive talks. This Alumni Campus Abroad program includes first-class accommodations, engaging excursions, educational programs and an extensive meal plan including wine with dinner. For solo travelers, there is no single supplement. Land portion $2,745 per person. Click here for a brochure.
For a printed brochure for any of the trips listed above contact Natasa Mongiardo in the alumni office at (800) 487-2679 or (859) 233-8213.