Alumni Trips

Sparkling South Pacific

February 25 - March 7, 2018

Trip Details

Sparkling South Pacific

February 25 - March 7, 2018

Trip Details
University of Minnesota Alumni Trips

Relax and immerse yourself in the special camaraderie that happens when U of M alumni and friends explore fascinating destinations and learn about unique cultures together. Experience the rewards of a vacation where all the details are expertly taken care of for you.

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Apr 30
April 30, 2017 - May 8, 2017
Southern Grandeur
Revel in authentic Americana on a Mississippi River cruise aboard the American Queen. From New Orleans to Memphis, experience the grandeur of some of the South’s most enchanting cities and attractions, including Oak Alley, St. Francisville, Natchez, Vicksburg, and Helena.

May 05
May 5, 2017 - May 16, 2017
Adriatic Charms
From Istanbul to Venice, immerse yourself in ancient history and stunning landscapes on this Adriatic voyage aboard Oceania Cruises’ state-of-the-art Riviera. Timeless wonders come to life with visits to intriguing destinations in Turkey, Greece, Montenegro, Croatia, Slovenia, and Italy.

May 15
May 15, 2017 - May 24, 2017
Salute to Spain
Spain evokes a collection of mesmerizing images: towering Moorish palaces, colorful flamenco dancers, glittering beaches, and lively plazas. Step aboard Oceania Cruises’ intimate Nautica to discover the country’s most vibrant and celebrated ports of call, including Valencia, Ibiza, Alicante, and more.

May 15
May 15, 2017 - May 27, 2017
Classic Greek Isles
This program offers a chance to see Athens and some of Greece’s world famous islands and ancient sites combined with a unique Aegean cruise aboard the M/Y Harmony V.

May 15
May 15, 2017 - May 24, 2017
Celtic Lands
Cruise for eight nights aboard the Five-Star small ship MS Le BorÃal from Scotland to Wales, Ireland and France. Meet Dwight David Eisenhower II and Lord Charles Spencer-Churchill, who will provide exclusive lectures and personal insights. Enjoy guided excursions in each port of call, including the beaches of Normandy.

May 21
May 21, 2017 - May 30, 2017
Italian Riviera and Chianti
During four nights each in Sestri Levante and Radda, discover Santa Margherita, Portofino, the Cinque Terre, Siena, and Florence. Sample locally produced Chianti wine and Tuscan cuisine from a popular local chef.

May 27
May 27, 2017 - June 4, 2017
European Collage
Discover a collage of glamorous and quaint European ports on this luxury cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ majestic Riviera. Unwind on the lovely islands of Ibiza and Corsica; explore glamorous charms in St-Tropez, Monte Carlo, and Portofino; and admire artistic masterpieces in Florence or Pisa.

Jun 15
June 15, 2017 - June 25, 2017
The Great Journey Through Europe
This extraordinary 11-day '€œGrand Tour'€ of Europe combines river, rail, lake and mountain travel and features Switzerland, France, Germany and The Netherlands. Cruise aboard the deluxe MS Amadeus Silver II along the most scenic sections of the Rhine River. Ride aboard three legendary railways: €”the Matterhorn's Gornergrat Bahn, the famous Glacier Express and Lucerne'€™s Pilatus Railway.

Jun 20
June 20, 2017 - June 30, 2017
Alaskan Falls and Frontiers
Experience Alaska’s rugged beauty while sailing aboard Oceania Cruises’ graceful Regatta. From Seattle, journey north to the picturesque Alaskan ports of Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Icy Strait Point, and Sitka, marvel at the magnificent Hubbard Glacier, and explore the lovely Canadian city of Victoria, before returning to Seattle.

Jun 22
June 22, 2017 - July 1, 2017
Symphony on the Blue Danube
Visit five countries and up to five UNESCO World Heritage sites on this custom-designed, music-themed journey featuring three nights Prague and a five-night cruise on the legendary Blue Danube aboard the deluxe MS Amadeus Brilliant. Enjoy private classical music performances and a comprehensive schedule of guided excursions. Berlin Pre-Program and Budapest Post-Program Options.

Jun 23
June 23, 2017 - July 22, 2017
Art of Living Provence
Live in apartment–style accommodations during this monthlong Aix-en-Provence program! Enjoy walking tours of Aix, Luberon Valley, and Avignon. Taste local vintages, tour Marseille, and visit Roman ruins in Arles and Les Baux.

Jul 08
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July 8, 2017 - July 16, 2017
Glacier, Waterton and Banff National Parks
Explore the great Northwest, where majestic American and Canadian Rockies meet and share a distinguished history, breathtaking scenery, and one of the largest ecosystems in North America.

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