Once a year go somewhere you have never been before.
Have an unbridled ambition to see the world? Let Owl Travels take you there. From family cruises to land journeys, active adventures to tranquil vacations, join fellow Owls as we discover and explore new places and cultures. Our ambition is to provide our alumni, family and friends with a variety of culturally immersive travel opportunities. We partner with award-winning travel operators to offer unique, affordable alumni travel experiences where all details are expertly taken care of for you.
Glacial Adventures of Alaska
July 16 - 21, 2019 - GoNext
Explore the astounding glaciers, native traditions, and awe-inspiring scenery on this cruise along the Alaskan and Canadian Pacific coast. Embark on the Regatta in Seattle and sail up the Inside Passage, a stunning waterway edged by verdant forests, mountains, and studded with glaciers and islands.
Journey to South Africa
August 27 - September 11, 2019 - AHI
Thrilling safaris, spectacular coastal scenery, an elegant train journey, natural wonders and inspiring human stories await you on a 12-night adventure in Southern Africa. Observe the abundant wildlife in three diverse safari parks. Marvel at Victoria Falls; discover Cape Town, Johannesburg and Soweto; and enjoy the elegance of Rovos Rail.
Grand Danube Passage
October 16 - 31, 2019 - AHI
Explore nine countries, Old World capitals and charming villages along the mighty Danube River. Enjoy three nights in Prague, Czech Republic, an eight-night Danube cruise and two nights in Sofia, Bulgaria. Discover Roman ruins, castles and fortresses, and feast your eyes on Budapest illuminated at night, the lush Wachau Valley and the Iron Gate Gorge.
April 7 - 15, 2020 - AHI
There’s much to discover on this wonderful seven-night, first-class cruise through the waterways of Belgium and the Netherlands! Delight in the incredible charm of historic cities and towns in these countries as you travel in comfort aboard the intimate MS Amadeus Silver III, specifically designed for river cruising. Experience Belgian and Dutch life and culture in vibrant Antwerp, Bruges and Amsterdam, as well as in quaint Giethoorn and seaside Veere. And you’ll unpack only once, giving you added time to savor each day’s adventures!
Essential Europe (for Graduating Seniors)
May 16 - June 2, 2020 - AESU
From the pomp and pageantry of London to the snow-capped Austrian Alps; from the glorious art of Florence to the sun-kissed beaches of Greece, Europe’s infinite variety of people, places and traditions are the perfect setting for a journey that celebrates and educates. Capture the flavor of the cities and the beauty of the countryside; sample the delicacies of nine wondrous countries.
Portugal Adventure: Castles and Coastlines (for Young Alumni)
June 21 - 28, 2020 - AESU
From the historic cities of Porto and Coimbra, to the rich cultural center of Lisbon and striking beaches of the Algarve, Portugal offers history, stunning architecture, amazing food and wine, plus unlimited adventures for adrenaline seekers.
Costa Rica Eco Explorer (for Young Alumni)
July 1 - 5, 2020 - AESU
Explore this small but very diverse country on an adventure tour of wildly contrasting landscapes. From active volcanoes to waterfalls and geysers, from exotic birds and playful monkeys to jungle-canopy walks – experience some of the best Costa Rica has to offer.
Relics and Retreats: Barcelona to Rome
September 7 - 20, 2020 - GoNext
Wind through the western Mediterranean on this 12-night, culturally infused voyage on board the luxurious Riviera that begins in Barcelona and concludes in Rome.
Legends of the Nile
November 10 - 21, 2020 - AHI
Discover ancient Egypt along the Nile River. This thrilling 10-night adventure features four nights on a first-class ship, five nights in Cairo and one night in Luxor.
Holiday Markets Cruise
December 4 - 12, 2020 - AHI
Celebrate centuries-old traditions on a Rhine River cruise taking you to holiday markets in France, Germany and Switzerland.
February 2021 - GoNext
Take in the best of Australia and New Zealand—destinations of thrilling contrasts and incredible scenery—on this impressive two-week voyage.
Japan in Bloom
April 2021 - GoNext
Discover the land of the rising sun during this ten-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Nautica.