Alumni Travel

Alumni Travel

Baylor Alumni Network

2016 Baylor Alumni Travel Opportunities

Travel the world with the Baylor family

Celtic Lands Cruise
May 23-June 1
Rate: $6,195 plus air

Experience the rich traditions and astonishing beauty of the British Isles and Normandy's storied coastline during this once-in-a-lifetime voyage. By exclusive arrangement, walk the hallowed D-Day beaches of Normandy, France, with Dwight David Eisenhower II, grandson of General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower, and meet Lord Charles Spencer-Churchill, cousin of British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill. You will cruise the waters of the Irish and Celtics Seas and sail across the English Channel aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star, Small Ship M.S. Boreal, featuring only suites and staterooms, calling at ports inaccessible to larger vessels.

For more information call 800-922-3088

Passage of Lewis & Clark
May 7-15
Rate: $2,699 plus air

Discover the pristine glory of the Pacific Northwest from Clarkston to Portland, as you follow Lewis and Clark's epic passage along the Columbus and Snake Rivers aboard the American Empress, the largest and most elegant riverboat west of the Mississippi. You will begin in Spokane on a seven-night cruise that includes fresh regional cuisine, beautifully appointed accommodations, and fascinating shore excursions, while delving into the region’s history with lectures given by professors from Dartmouth College and Washington University.

For more information call 800-842-9023

The Danube by River Ship
May 25-June 3
Rate: $2,699 plus air

Discover, as is only possible aboard a river ship, the treasures of the Danube--an ancient waterway distinguished with more UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other in Europe.

Email Bob Anne Senter for further details.

North America's Majestic Great Lakes
July 8-17
Rate: $4,499 plus air

Beginning in Montreal, board the MS Saint Laurent and cruise to postcard-perfect islands and lakeside towns steeped in maritime history and pristine natural splendor. Take in the voluminous grandeur of Niagara Falls, admire the rich shades of blue and green that paint Georgian Bay, and visit the emerald jewel of Lake Huron. Sail to Sault Ste. Marie and Mackinac Island before concluding your adventure in Chicago. This outstanding voyage includes an ideal collection of expert-led shore excursions that will enrich your travel experience.

For more information call 800-842-9023

Alaska Passages
July 25-August 4
Rate: $3,499 (including air)

Set sail on a remarkable voyage to Alaska from Seattle through the scenic Inside Passage to Ketchikan, Juneau, into Skagway and then Sitka. Before returning to Seattle, admire the lovely gardens and ornate Craigdarroch Castle at Victoria, British Columbia.

You will enjoy this adventure aboard the elegant Regatta, a 684-passenger ship that boasts some of the finest amenities at sea. For those sailing with young travelers, Oceania Cruises is offering a youth program for children ages 5 to 12 to create meaningful, enriching experiences led by skilled and enthusiastic youth counselors.

For more information call 800-842-9023

Southwest National Parks - 10 Days of History
October 5-14
Rate: $3,995

On this journey to the national parks and monuments of the Southwest, you will view rock formations and otherworldly landscapes that must be seen to be believed. Beginning in Las Vegas, you will travel to Zion Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Monument Valley, Lake Powell, Grand Canyon, and departure from Scottsdale. Included are 9 nights with accommodations, 9 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 6 dinners, plus all admissions fees.

For more information call 866-639-0079

Dynasties of China and Tibet -- 15 Day Land/Cruise with Architectural Historian Grace Gary
October 8-22
Pricing begins at $4,895

Mysterious China and enchanting Tibet, two lands with stunning beauty and centuries-old civilizations steeped in legend and traditions. This customized and comprehensive journey includes visits in Beijing, Xi'an, Lhasa and a three-night cruise on the Yangtze River. Special guest lecturer Grace Gary is an architectural historian who has served as the executive director of Nemours Mansion and Gardens in Wilmington, DE, and was also the first director of Colonial Williamsburg's Tourism Leadership Center.

Call 800-922-3088 for more information.

Mediterranean Pathways & Piazzas
7 nights aboard Oceania's Marina
October 14-22, 2016
Pricing begins at $2,599 (includes air)

Experience the scenic treasures of the Mediterranean on ancient pathways, rugged cliffs and sapphire seas on a luxury cruise departing from Rome. You’ll visit Naples/Pompeii, Palermo, Palma De Mallorca and Barcelona, Spain, and Marseille/Provence, France, before disembarking in Monte Carlo.

Call 800-842-9023 for more information.

New for 2017
  • Baja & the Riviera, January 7-17 -- Venice to Barcelona
  • Panama Canal and Costa Rica, January 27-February 4 -- San Jose to Panama City
  • Southern Grandeur, April 23-May 1 -- New Orleans to Memphis
  • Palms in Paradise, April 26-May 12 -- Copenhagen to London
  • Odyssey of Ancient Civilization, May 8-16 -- Athens to Venice
  • Mediterranean Masterpiece, May 10-21 -- Miami to San Francisco (Panama Canal transit)
  • Wake of the Vikings, June 1-9 -- Glasgow to Copenhagen
  • Great Journey through Europe, June 15-25 -- Amsterdam to Zermatt
  • Baltics Cruise, August 11-22 -- Copenhagen to Stockholm
  • Mystique of the Orient, October 17-29 -- Hong Kong to Saigon
  • Eastern Mediterranean, October 28-November 6 -- Rome to Venice