Sea Rivers/Lakes Land Rail Sports Family Spring Break HBS Exclusive
  • Feb 24, 2024 - Mar 2, 2024

    History & Gardens of the Caribbean

    Study Leader(s):
    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.
  • Mar 5, 2024 - Mar 13, 2024

    Seminar on the Mississippi: New Orleans to Memphis

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    On this incredibly rich educational program, cruise up the Mississippi River from New Orleans to Memphis on the 185-berth American Splendor, built in 2016 in the classic paddle-wheeler style.
  • Mar 8, 2024 - Mar 16, 2024

    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 14, 2024 - Mar 31, 2024

    Southern Africa Odyssey

    Activity Level 3
    This journey of astonishing beauty and consummate adventure captures the magnificence of four distinct nations. It’s also nature’s showcase come to life: ocean and mountains, desert and plains, waterfalls and wildlife extraordinaire.
  • Apr 4, 2024 - Apr 18, 2024

    Paradores & Pousadas

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Stay at the intimate lodgings of Spain’s paradores and Portugal’s pousadas: medieval monasteries, historic fort­resses, and stately palaces, each reflecting the spirit of its region. Feel the spell of Iberia’s rich Roman and Moorish past—and the pull of its vibrant contemporary life. SOLD OUT - WAITLIST ONLY
  • 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. SOLD OUT - WAITLIST ONLY
  • Apr 27, 2024 - May 7, 2024

    Treasures of Northern Europe, Medieval to Modern

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Experience the lavish legacy of the medieval Hanseatic League as you follow their trade routes along the cliff-lined English Channel, the North Sea, and the Baltic.
  • Apr 29, 2024 - May 7, 2024

    Holland & Belgium

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Follow meandering rivers and canals through storybook villages, idyllic countryside, and multicolored fields of flowers; and witness stunning medieval architecture and the spellbinding art of Dutch and Flemish masters.
  • Apr 30, 2024 - May 8, 2024

    Cruising the French & Italian Rivieras

    Study Leader(s):
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    Activity Level 3
    Combine a three-night luxury hotel stay on the French Riviera with a relaxed four-night cruise from Nice to Rome, with port calls in Portovenere (for the Cinque Terre), Livorno (for Lucca or Florence), and the Isle of Elba.
  • May 14, 2024 - May 25, 2024

    Japan by Sea on Heritage Adventurer

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Venture beyond the bustle of Tokyo and Kyoto to the tranquil historic and artistic quarters of Kanazawa and Hagi, and the island worlds of Miyajima and Sado.
  • May 25, 2024 - Jun 9, 2024

    Himalayan Kingdoms

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 4
    This journey offers a rare view into Nepal and Bhutan, starkly beautiful countries flourishing in the isolation of the Himalayas and offering a richness of religious and cultural traditions and an amazing diversity of art and architecture.
  • May 25, 2024 - Jun 3, 2024

    Exploring the Wine Regions of Bordeaux, San Sebastián & Rioja

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 2
    A stellar overview of the best wines of Bordeaux and the north of Spain, including Michelin restaurants, top classified Bordeaux chateaux, Riojan reds, several wine pairing dinners and a wine blending class.
  • May 26, 2024 - Jun 4, 2024

    The Lares Adventure Trek

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Travel on a lodge-to-lodge adventure to majestic archaeological sites that lead to remote and uncrowded trails abounding in natural beauty and dotted with Andean communities.
  • Jun 1, 2024 - Jun 11, 2024

    Scotland: Hiking the Islands of the Hebrides

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 4
    Hike along the varied coastlines of Scotland’s west coast featuring high cliffs, spectacular sea lochs, fjords, bays both sandy and rocky, caves, arches—and more. SOLD OUT - WAITLIST ONLY
  • Jun 11, 2024 - Jun 20, 2024

    Darwin's Galápagos: A Family Journey of Discovery

    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 13, 2024 - Jun 22, 2024

    Cruising the Adriatic

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Visit spellbinding archeological sites, impressive cathedrals, dramatic palaces, and ancient city centers that illuminate the layered history of the Dalmatian Coast. Sold out - Wait List only!
  • Jun 15, 2024 - Jun 27, 2024

    Mongolia: Land of the Blue Sky

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 4
    Discover Mongolia's amazing scenery, endemic wildlife, ancient history, and cultural traditions on this adventure-packed journey. SOLD OUT - WAIT LIST ONLY!
  • Jun 22, 2024 - Jul 3, 2024

    Japan Family Adventure

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    This journey embraces Japan’s frenetic cities, revered natural environment, and enduring traditions that coexist in unique harmony.
  • Jul 29, 2024 - Aug 6, 2024

    Alaska Family Adventure

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    On this family friendly adventure, spend eight days exploring magnificent Alaska with an array of guided activities such as hiking, kayaking, and canoeing.
  • Aug 22, 2024 - Sep 4, 2024

    Alpine Splendor

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    The towering peaks of the Alps serve as the stunning backdrop for this Swiss and Austrian exploration. Discover mountain villages and European cities, ride the famed Glacier Express, cruise on glassy lakes, and ascend snowcapped summits. 
  • Sep 26, 2024 - Oct 5, 2024

    Cruising the Mediterranean: Athens to Rome

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    This program highlights archaeological sites that are remnants of the grand civilizations of ancient Greece and Rome.
  • Oct 13, 2024 - Oct 22, 2024

    Western Mediterranean Civilizations

    Study Leader(s):
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    Activity Level 3
    Cruise to the temples and cities left behind by waves of civilizations, including prehistoric peoples and the ancient Greeks, Carthaginians, and Romans.
  • Oct 17, 2024 - Oct 31, 2024

    Exploring the South Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia)

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Venerable cultures, fabulous food & wine, and towering terrain await you on this adventure to Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Armenia.
  • Oct 18, 2024 - Oct 26, 2024

    Catalan Interlude

    Study Leader(s):
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    Activity Level 3
    Experience the gems of Catalonia on this Balearic Sea adventure that combines a land program and an elegant cruise on the elegant Sea Cloud II.
  • Oct 22, 2024 - Nov 5, 2024

    Legendary Turkey

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    From Istanbul to Antalya discover ancient ruins, traverse stunning landscapes, and tour the dramatic Turquoise Coast
  • Oct 24, 2024 - Nov 7, 2024

    Journey through Vietnam

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Journey through Vietnam, a land of natural beauty, abiding tradition, and profoundly hospitable people. SOLD OUT - WAITLIST ONLY
  • Nov 7, 2024 - Nov 27, 2024

    Antarctica & South Georgia on L'Austral

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Ship:
    Activity Level 3
    Enjoy an expedition to explore the stunning natural settings of South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula, in the wake of the great explorers of the high southern latitudes.
  • Nov 10, 2024 - Nov 17, 2024

    Cuba's Cultural Heritage

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Unravel the richness of Cuba on a program that includes time in Havana, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, and Santa Clara.
  • Dec 26, 2024 - Jan 6, 2025

    Family Tanzania 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 26, 2024 - Jan 2, 2025

    Costa Rica Family Adventure

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Discover a region of turquoise waters and crystalline rivers, of volcanoes, rainforests, and cloud forests. Learn from local biologists about sea turtle conservation, enjoy a cooking class, hike through rainforest trails and over hanging bridges, and raft down Class II / III rapids.
  • Dec 27, 2024 - Jan 5, 2025

    Egypt & the Nile: A Family Friendly Journey

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Experience the fascinating history, arts, and culture of ancient Egypt during an eight-night journey for the whole family. 
  • Dec 27, 2024 - Jan 1, 2025

    A Family Program in Cuba

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    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.
  • Jan 5, 2025 - Jan 23, 2025

    Southeast Asia Odyssey

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Cruise the Mekong through Laos, explore the spectacular Angkor Wat and the sublime Ha Long Bay, and engage with local farmers and hill villagers on this comprehensive, well-paced adventure.
  • Mar 6, 2025 - Mar 23, 2025

    Southern Africa Odyssey

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 4
    Traverse the Kalahari via South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, and Namibia! See spectacular Victoria Falls, go on safari at Chobe National Park, and marvel at the world’s largest crested dunes at Sossusvlei. End with a four-night stay in beautiful Cape Town.
  • Mar 11, 2025 - Mar 24, 2025

    Moroccan Discovery

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Encounter ancient ruins and sacred mosques, endless desert and storied mountains, and imposing kasbahs and spirited souks as you travel from the imperial cities of Rabat, Fez, and Marrakech to the High Atlas and vast Sahara.
  • May 12, 2025 - May 25, 2025

    Journey Through Britain

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Travel from city to country and back again—from gracious Edinburgh to England’s legendary Lake District, spectacular Snowdonia to the rural Cotswolds and Roman Bath, and ending in cosmopolitan London.
  • Oct 1, 2025 - Oct 15, 2025

    Southern Italy & Sicily

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Explore Italy’s southern climes from striking Sicily and the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to unheralded Apulia, the alluring “boot heel” where a vivid history, unique architecture, and bountiful plains join the sun and sea.
  • Oct 10, 2025 - Oct 24, 2025

    Legendary Türkiye

    Study Leader(s):
    To be announced
    Activity Level 3
    Beginning with four nights in magnificent Istanbul and ending in Antalya, explore ancient ruins such as Troy and Ephesus, visit important historical sites including Gallipoli, and experience stunning landscapes along the Turquoise Coast.
  • Oct 27, 2025 - Nov 10, 2025

    Egypt & the Eternal Nile

    Study Leader(s):
    Activity Level 3
    Journey through antiquity from Cairo and the Great Pyramids to Abu Simbel, ancient Nubia, and Lake Nasser—and a classic voyage along the Nile from Aswan to Luxor before returning to Cairo.