Sea Rivers/Lakes Land Rail Sports Family Spring Break HBS Exclusive
  • Mar 10, 2023 - Mar 18, 2023

    *SOLD OUT* Spring Break in Greece for Students & Alumni

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    On this annual favorite, explore the sites of ancient Greece through the lens of Classical heroes, texts, and archaeological sites.
  • Mar 11, 2023 - Mar 27, 2023

    South Africa, Namibia, Botswana & Zimbabwe on Zambezi Queen

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 4
    Experience the unparalleled wildlife, rich history, and diverse cultures of four countries in Southern Africa—from urban centers to game reserves and a three-night cruise on the Chobe River.
  • Mar 12, 2023 - Mar 25, 2023

    Moroccan Discovery

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    This land of dramatic contrasts invites us to encounter its ancient ruins and sacred mosques, endless desert and storied mountains, imposing kasbahs, and spirited souks.
  • Apr 2, 2023 - Apr 13, 2023

    Elbe River Cruise on Elbe Princesse

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Glide through the idyllic green countryside that lines the River Elbe, traveling from Prague to Berlin aboard the newly-launched Elbe Princesse II.
  • Apr 12, 2023 - Apr 25, 2023

    Total Solar Eclipse in Australia on Caledonian Sky

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Witness the April 20, 2023 Total Solar Eclipse from the best possible vantage point as the brilliance of the Coral Coast is plunged into darkness and be amazed as the changing light and sharpening shadows highlight Western Australia’s beauty.
  • Apr 14, 2023 - Apr 27, 2023

    Antiquities of the Red & Aegean Seas

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Visit three continents; explore centuries-old landmarks in Jordan, Egypt and Greece; and cruise from the Red Sea to the Aegean Sea via the Suez Canal on this remarkable voyage.
  • Apr 18, 2023 - Apr 29, 2023

    Ancient Traditions of Japan's Inland Sea on Le Soleal

    Study Leader(s):
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    Activity Level 3
    Experience the timeless splendor of Japan and South Korea on this unique itinerary, featuring three nights in Kyoto and a seven-night cruise across the full length of the serene Inland Sea of Japan.
  • May 20, 2023 - May 29, 2023

    European Coastal Civilizations: Lisbon to London's Tower Bridge on Le Champlain

    Study Leader(s):
    As of January 2023 there is no Harvard Study Leader scheduled for this program. You will be joined by speakers from co-sponsoring institutions as well as featured speaker, David Eisenhower.
    Activity Level 3
    Join this unique itinerary, which captures the historical legacies and dynamic cultures of coastal Portugal, Spain, France and England and commemorates the anniversary of the historic D-Day landings.
  • Jun 2, 2023 - Jun 16, 2023

    Provincial French Countryside

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Anchored by stays in vibrant Toulouse and enchanting Paris, the journey features diverse Languedoc, the remote Dordogne, the lovely Loire Valley, and historic Normandy while staying in charming rural inns and small country hotels.
  • Jun 13, 2023 - Jun 22, 2023

    Darwin's Galápagos

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Discover the Galapagos as Darwin did, sailing island to island on an unforgettable shipboard adventure. Throughout the cruise, youth coordinators will conduct fun-filled, interactive learning activities for children of all ages, and expert naturalists will lead excursions the entire family will enjoy.
  • Jun 26, 2023 - Jul 5, 2023

    Land of Legends: A Family Adventure in Greece

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Make an adventure of discovery to Athens, the Peloponnese, and Crete, where ancient cities, heroic legends, and fascinating history are inseparably intertwined
  • Jun 28, 2023 - Jul 9, 2023

    The Great Journey through Europe

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    This twelve-day program includes a six-night cruise down the Rhine and Moselle rivers and four nights in the Swiss Alps—featuring the Matterhorn and Mount Pilatus.
  • Jul 13, 2023 - Jul 20, 2023

    Cruising Alaska's Glaciers & the Inside Passage on Star Breeze

    Activity Level 3
    During naturalist-led excursions and from the comfort of your own ocean-view cabin, see cobalt blue glaciers, towering mountains, untouched coastlines and abundant wildlife—whales, harbor seals, porpoises, sea lions, sea otters and eagles in their natural habitat.
  • Sep 18, 2023 - Sep 26, 2023

    Adriatic & Aegean Odyssey on Le Jacques Cartier

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Cruise from picture-perfect Venice along the stunning Adriatic coast and through the Corinth Canal to Athens.
  • Oct 2, 2023 - Oct 9, 2023

    Cruising the Great Lakes

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Ship:
    Activity Level 3
    Explore the vast breadth of the Great Lakes including a seven-night, exclusively chartered cruise through the five Great Lakes from Milwaukee to Toronto.
  • Oct 3, 2023 - Oct 11, 2023

    Island Life: Greek Islands on Le Bougainville

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Join us for this unparalleled and comprehensive nine-day Aegean odyssey to the very cradle of Western civilization and the classical world.
  • Oct 7, 2023 - Oct 19, 2023

    Cruising the Danube River

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    Activity Level 3
    This 13-day program features seven countries along the eastern Danube River Valley, a mystical region steeped in natural beauty, medieval cities, charming villages, and rugged countryside.
  • Oct 10, 2023 - Oct 18, 2023

    Sicily by Sail: Round-trip Valletta on Sea Cloud II

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Circumnavigate seductive Sicily, stepping stone between Europe and Africa, aboard the elegant Sea Cloud II.
  • Oct 13, 2023 - Oct 27, 2023

    Legendary Turkey

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Exotic sights, scents, and sounds reign in this fascinating land where Europe and Asia meet.
  • Oct 13, 2023 - Oct 21, 2023

    Douro River Cruise on AmaDouro

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Cruise aboard the AmaDouro through verdant landscapes, stepping ashore to explore timeless villages, tour remarkable museums and historic sites, sample excellent varieties, and savor delicious cuisine.
  • Oct 14, 2023 - Oct 26, 2023

    Saudi Arabia

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Saudi Arabia is a country of barren sands masking great oil reserves, millennia-enduring archaeological sites sharing city blocks with modern engineering marvels, and conservative Islamic ideals juxtaposed by images of luxury symbols from the West.
  • Oct 19, 2023 - Oct 30, 2023

    Ultimate Patagonia

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 4
    Embark on a captivating journey through the vast, pristine wilderness of Patagonia, where you can choose from tailor-made adventures such as trekking in a national park, white-water rafting, kayaking, or mountain biking.
  • Oct 26, 2023 - Nov 9, 2023

    Journey through Vietnam

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Journey through Vietnam, a land of natural beauty, abiding tradition, and profoundly hospitable people.
  • Dec 23, 2023 - Jan 3, 2024

    Tanzania Family Safari

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    This classic family safari heads deep into the wilds of northern Tanzania, where you'll experience an unmatched blend of world-class wildlife viewing, exhilarating nature walks, and intimate encounters with tribal culture.
  • Dec 27, 2023 - Jan 5, 2024

    Egypt & the Nile Family Adventure

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Experience the fascinating history, arts, and culture of ancient Egypt during an eight-night journey for the whole family.
  • Dec 27, 2023 - Jan 1, 2024

    A Family Program in Cuba

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Learn about Cuba’s history and discuss the reforms driving changes with local guests, while experiencing a variety of Cuban art, music, and dance during activities designed for all ages.
  • Dec 27, 2023 - Jan 6, 2024

    Laos & Thailand

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Bookended by stays on land in Luang Prabang, Laos and Chiang Rai and Bangkok, Thailand, float along a lesser-traveled stretch of the Mekong aboard a boutique riverboat with only eight spacious staterooms and two luxurious suites. 
  • Jan 22, 2024 - Jan 31, 2024

    Sailing the River Ganges

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    On a week-long expedition, discover awe-inspiring monuments, timeless art, ornate terra-cotta temples, colonial architecture, and the extraordinary energy of village life along the Ganges.
  • Feb 24, 2024 - Mar 2, 2024

    History & Gardens of the Caribbean

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Sail to seven island paradises, once vital stops on transatlantic trade routes, and rediscover often-forgotten links between the Caribbean and the birth of the United States.
  • Apr 5, 2024 - Apr 9, 2024

    The Great American Total Solar Eclipse

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 2
    View a total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, at one of the premier viewing locations in the country, the Hill Country of central Texas. Harvard Alumni Travels has found an exclusive viewing site to maximize your enjoyment, comfort, and convenience.