Alumni Travel

Alumni Travel

Baylor Alumni Network

2018 Baylor Alumni Travel Opportunities

Travel the world with the Baylor family

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River Life Along the Dutch Waterways

8-night river cruise
April 25 - May 3, 2018
Pricing begins at $2,995 plus air

Cruise Dutch waterways experiencing lively Amsterdam and the medieval cities of Antwerp, Bruges, and Ghent. This is the world of Dutch artists Peter Paul Rubens, Rembrandt, Van Gogh, and the Van Eyck brothers. Shore excursions showcase picturesque villages and the colorful, breathtaking Keukenhof Gardens, where you will be dazzled by tulips, daffodils, hyacinths and more during the height of the spring flower season.

Call (800) 922-3088 for waitlist information.

Passage of Lewis and Clark
7-night river cruise
May 6 - 14, 2018
Pricing begins at $2,799 plus air

Discover the rich landscapes of the Pacific Northwest including powerful waterfalls, emerald forests, and dramatic canyons aboard the American Empress. Included excursions and an on-board historian bring to life the history of the area as captured in the stories of explorers Lewis and Clark, the Shoshone woman who helped them, Sacajawea, and the Nez Perce tribe of Native Americans.

Call (877) 333-0449 for more information.

Ireland: Wild Atlantic Way
7 nights
May 8 - 16, 2018
Pricing begins at $2,995 plus air

From your home base in the riverside town of Westport, explore Irish history, culture, and daily life with delightful motor-coach excursions. Visit a Stone Age burial site with monuments constructed by Ireland’s ancient inhabitants over 5,000 years ago. Take in pastoral vistas that inspired William Butler Yeats and tour manor houses and castles that hold stories about the people who lived there, such as the Pirate Queen of Connaught.

Call (800) 323-7373 for more information.

Romantic Rhine & Moselle
14-night river cruise
June 12 - 27, 2018
Pricing begins at $6,499 plus air

Cruise on the Rhine River and its idyllic tributary the Moselle to visit ports in Switzerland, France, Germany, The Netherlands, and Belgium. A smorgasbord of excursions offers experiences such as the Black Forest of Hansel and Gretel fame, dikes in The Netherlands, a medieval castle, and a cable car ride to the Rhine Gorge. Savor local cuisine and breathtaking sights at every turn in this region rich in history.

Call (866) 655-9070 for more information.

Nordic Magnificence
9 nights
June 17 - 27, 2018
Pricing begins at $3,995

This Scandinavian journey is filled with adventures in art, architecture, culture, history and natural beauty that will take your breath away as you explore the rich culture of Denmark and Norway. Discover the Rosenbourg Castle and Christiansborg Palace. Cruise past landmarks and architectural treasures along the canals of Copenhagen. Visit Oslo's Holmenkollen Ski Jump, and museums of Viking history. Adventures continue aboard the Bergen Railway, Europe's highest-altitude railway, where you will witness dramatic fjords, tumbling waterfalls and lush green forests. You will also ride the Flam Railway, one of the steepest train rides in the world, view mountainside farms, and spiral through mountainside tunnels that lead to a magnificent view of the pristine Aurlandsfjord.

This extraordinary travel program is ready for you!

Call (800) 323-7373 for more information.

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Alaskan Vistas & Glaciers

Baylor and Big XII Adventure featuring
Verne Lundquist and Baylor's own John Morris
10 nights aboard Regatta
July 13 - 23, 2018
Pricing begins at $4,049

Come experience Alaska while celebrating Baylor and the Big XII! Unpack once and spend 10 nights aboard the luxurious Regatta. Behold breathtaking sights of majestic mountains, verdant forests, and mighty glaciers. Explore rustic gold-rush towns on shore excursions and glimpse Alaska's wildlife in their natural habitat. Private receptions onboard provide opportunities to mingle with other Big XII alumni. The Voice of the Bears, John Morris, will be traveling with us as the Big XII ambassador from Baylor, and the legendary CBS sportscaster Verne Lundquist will speak about his career following NCAA and PGA sports. Call now to reserve your place on this fascinating experience.

Call (800) 599-2934 for waitlist information.

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Circumnavigation of Iceland

7 nights
July 25 - August 2, 2018
Pricing begins at $6,395 (includes airfare from select cities)

Unparalleled mystical scenery unfolds as you cruise around Iceland in the exclusively chartered small ship Star Pride. Begin and end your Icelandic visit at Reykjavik, the world's northernmost capital. Five ports of call afford opportunities to explore this land of mighty glaciers, majestic waterfalls, hot springs, deep fjords and active volcanoes. Sample local traditional herring and enjoy watching puffins and Iceland's 14 species of ducks. Return home with bragging rights that you will earn when we cross the Arctic Circle.

Call (800) 922-3088 for waitlist information.

North America's Five Majestic Great Lakes
9 nights
August 14 - 23, 2018
Pricing begins at $4,699

Embark in Chicago on the M/V Victory I to experience each of the Great Lakes and disembark in Toronto, Ontario, eight days later. The first excursion will immerse you in the nineteenth-century world of Mackinac Island, where you will ride in a horse-drawn carriage to visit a cliff-top Revolutionary-era fort. Engaging museums at every port will give insight into the rich history of the region. Behold the majestic and awe-inspiring Niagara Falls and feel the misty spray of Horseshoe Falls. Don’t miss this chance to discover the fascinating riches of the Great Lakes region.

Call (866) 655-9070 for more information.

Canadian Rockies, Parks & Resorts
7 days
August 23 - 29, 2018
Pricing begins at $3,995

Surrounded by breathtaking vistas every moment of this trip, you will enjoy cruising glacial lakes, ascending a mountain in a gondola, beholding alpine meadows and glistening waterfalls, and walking on a glacier. Your knowledgeable tour guide can enrich your experience with details and will bring to life the cultural history of this majestic region.

Call (866) 639-0079 for more information.

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European Coastal Civilizations

8 nights
September 4 - 13, 2018
Pricing begins at $5,195

Spend your first night on board Le Laperouse within view of London's Tower Bridge before cruising the River Thames and the English Channel. The ship's extraordinary underwater observation lounge lets you glimpse marine life in real time while continuing down the western coast of Europe. Visit the beaches of Normandy accompanied by Dwight David Eisenhower II, who will offer onboard lectures throughout the cruise. Cultural excursions at every port offer architectural splendors such as the Benedictine monastery Mont-St-Michel in France, the Baroque cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Spain that enshrines the tomb of St. James, and the Gothic Church of Sao Francisco in Portugal.

Call (800) 922-3088 for more information.

Cape Cod and the Islands
6 nights and 7 days
September 16 - 22, 2018
Pricing begins at $2,725 plus air

Unpack once in Yarmouth or Hyannis, MA, and spend your days exploring all the splendid sights that Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha’s Vineyard have to offer. The history of this region spans from the Pilgrims through the whaling industry, Paul Revere, the Vanderbilts of the late nineteenth century, and the modern Kennedy family home in Hyannis Port. A week of sights such as lighthouses, whaling exhibits, the Old North Church, and lavish turn-of-the-century mansions will be capped off by a farewell New England lobster dinner.

Call (877) 953-8687 for more information.

Flavors of Catalonia
7 days & nights
October 13 - 21, 2018
Pricing begins at $3,995

Grab all the gusto of Spain by packing your days exploring Catalonia, the coastal region surrounding Barcelona whose natural beauty inspired Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali. Unpack once in the exquisite setting of a former 17th-century farmhouse and enjoy day trips to experience the area's rich culture and history. From Greco-Roman ruins to a Benedictine monastery, from a medieval village to artisanal shops of today, behold a sweeping historical vista and marvel at the ways people have lived life through the centuries.

Call (866)639-0079 for more information.