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Whether you are traveling with your entire extended family, or adventuring out on your own for the first time, the Cornell Alumni Association Travel Program will help you check off your global bucket list at a reasonable price. We manage your logistics so you are free to philosophize, stargaze, photograph, and muse over the beauty, all the while enjoying rich conversations that bloom with fellow Cornellian travelers of diverse backgrounds and multiple perspectives. Travel with CAA and find a fresh take on our wondrous planet...and maybe even on life itself. CAA Travel: 607.254.5404


2014 Destinations
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Journey through Vietnam
Pearls of the Mediterranean


Our Partners

Academic Arrangements Abroad, a boutique Manhattan-based tour operator, customizes trips for Cornell and other prestigious institutions including world-renowned museums and companies. Specializing in luxury travel that fulfills on all levels (intellectual to gastronomical; aesthetic to social), Cornell is pleased to be offering two custom trips with AAA in 2015.Family Scotland; and Japan: Ancient Truth, Living Art.

AHI has long been recognized as a leader in educational travel and Cornell has a great history of offering extraordinarily high end and surprisingly affordable journeys with them. We look forward to another exciting year with AHI’s expert guides across the globe, as well as on international six-star cruises with Crystal. In 2015, Cornell is thrilled to offer 10 trips with AHI including Italian Riviera, a fabulous program requiring no single supplement for travelers who want to strike out on their own in high style at a great value.

Ciclismo Classico, founded by Cornellian Lauren Hefferon ’83 has been heavily lauded as one of the world’s best adventure travel companies, as well as honored for being one of the top 100 women-led businesses in Massachusetts. Specializing in European cycling tours, Ciclismo is now branching out to offer photography-focused journeys in Argentina. In 2015, cycling Cornellians will travel hill and dale of the Italian countryside in search of slow food, local wines, and the finest views on our Piedmont: Feast for the Senses tour.

Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic share a heritage and a passion for exploration. You will share your adventure with writers, photographers and filmmakers from National Geographic, and the exceptional Lindblad expedition leaders, naturalists, guides, teachers, and engaging companions, dedicated to sharing the world’s wonders with curious, intelligent travelers. In concert with Cornell’s strong commitment to sustainability, Columbia & Snake River Journey: Harvests, History & Landscapes, aboard the 62 guest National Geographic Sea Bird, will feature the highest quality travel experience leaving the smallest carbon footprint behind.

Odysseys Unlimited offers exceptional quality at a great value. Our November 2014 Journey through Vietnam is one example of the international small group experience possible on Cornell’s trips with Odysseys. If there’s a destination you’ve previously felt was out of your reach, then you will finally be able to check it off your bucket list (without denying yourself the luxuries) by taking Cornell’s trips with Odysseys. In 2015, we can’t wait to take you to Australia & New Zealand in the expert care of Odysseys Unlimited.

Orbridge wowed us with our 2014 National Parks program and the popularity of our Tanzania Migration Safari. Destination specialists offering unique and diverse itineraries that provide a deep cultural and educational experience, Orbridge provides exceptional service from the moment of your reservation to the moment you arrive home from the journey. In 2015 we are excited to offer two programs with Orbridge. (Great Parks of California and Hawaii by Small Ship.)

 

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2015 Trips

2014 Destinations

"An extraordinary journey in good company"

Africa

Scroll down for info on our 2015 trips and destinations we are visiting in 2014.

Cornellians in Africa

African dog

Tulips

Tanzania

cyclists

Marrie and Julie

Scotland

Dinner in Tanzania

Happy people in ITaly

Pizza

taking cell phone pics

Safari

polar bear family

falconry

zebra

Cornellians in Apuila

dolphins jumping

cyclist

Sea Lion

kangaroos

sea turtle

Italian Sculptire

Cornellians

elephants bathing

Sequoia

wine tasting

sculpture foundry

cyclist

Lake Tahoe

bird

2015 Trips
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Cruising the Caribbean January 4 -14, 2015

Hawaii by Small Ship February 14 - 21, 2015

Treasures of South Africa
February 18 - March 4, 2015

Waterways of Holland and Belgium
May 1 - 9, 2015

Paris Immersion
May 16 - 27, 2015

Sketches of Southern Spain
May 29 - June 10, 2015

Italy: Lifestyles Explorations
June 26 - July 25, 2015

Botswana Family Safari June 28 - July 11, 2015

Continental Passage: Lisbon to London
July 11 -25, 2015

Provence: Lifestyles Explorations
July 25 - August 23, 2015

Great Parks of California
August 1 - 9, 2015

Family Scotland
August 5 -16, 2015

Piedmont: Feast for the Senses (Cycling Italy)
September 14 - 21, 2015

Japan: Ancient Truth, Living Art
September 20 - 30, 2015

Columbia & Snake Rivers Journey
October 3 - 10, 2015

Italian Riviera
October 10 -18, 2015

Exploring Australia and New Zealand
November 14 - December 5, 2015

2014 Destinations
(Click on red links or scroll down this page for more info)

Journey through Vietnam
Novermber 3 - 18, 2014

Pearls of the Mediterranean
November 7 -15, 2014

2015 Trips
Available Now

(Click on red links)

Cruising the Caribbean January 4 -14, 2015

Hawaii by Small Ship February 14 - 21, 2015

Treasures of South Africa
February 18 - March 4, 2015

Waterways of Holland and Belgium
May 1 - 9, 2015

Paris Immersion
May 16 - 27, 2015

Sketches of Southern Spain,
May 29 - June 10, 2015

Italy: Lifestyles Explorations
June 26 - July 25, 2015

Botswana Family Safari June 28 - July 11, 2015

Continental Passage: Lisbon to London
July 11 -25, 2015

Provence: Lifestyles Explorations
July 25 - August 23, 2015

Great Parks of California
August 1 - 9, 2015

Family Scotland
August 5 -16, 2015

Great Parks of California
August 1 - 9, 2015

Piedmont: Feast for the Senses (Cycling Italy)
September 14 - 21, 2015

Japan: Ancient Truth, Living Art
September 20 - 30, 2015

Columbia & Snake Rivers Journey
October 3 - 10, 2015

Italian Riviera
October 10 -18, 2015

Exploring Australia and New Zealand
November 14 - December 5, 2015

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2014 Destinations
(Click on red links or scroll down this page for more info)

Journey through Vietnam
Novermber 3 - 18, 2014

Pearls of the Mediterranean
November 7 -15, 2014

 

2015 Trips
Available Now

(Click on red links)

Cruising the Caribbean January 4 -14, 2015

Hawaii by Small Ship February 14 - 21, 2015

Treasures of South Africa
February 18 - March 4, 2015

Waterways of Holland and Belgium
May 1 - 9, 2015

Paris Immersion
May 16 - 27, 2015

Sketches of Southern Spain,
May 29 - June 10, 2015

Italy: Lifestyles Explorations
June 26 - July 25, 2015

Botswana Family Safari June 28 - July 11, 2015

Continental Passage: Lisbon to London
July 11 -25, 2015

Provence: Lifestyles Explorations
July 25 - August 23, 2015

Great Parks of California
August 1 - 9, 2015

Family Scotland
August 5 -16, 2015

Piedmont: Feast for the Senses (Cycling Italy)
September 14 - 21, 2015

Japan: Ancient Truth, Living Art
September 20 - 30, 2015

Columbia & Snake Rivers Journey
October 3 - 10, 2015

Italian Riviera
October 10 -18, 2015

Exploring Australia and New Zealand
November 14 - December 5, 2015

 

2014 Destinations
(Click on red links or scroll down this page for more info)


Journey through Vietnam
Novermber 3 - 18, 2014

Pearls of the Mediterranean
November 7 -15, 2014

 


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2014 Destinations

 

Journey Through Vietnam

November 3 - 18, 2014

Discover Vietnam’s captivating beauty, enduring traditions, and profound hospitality on this comprehensive 16-day journey. Tour the highlights of the French-accented capital Hanoi and take a full-day excursion to scenic Ha Long Bay. See Da Nang’s acclaimed Cham Museum, explore the nearby colorful village of Hoi An, where many traditions hold sway, and relax at a lovely resort on China Beach. Visit the imperial capital Hue, once home to emperors and mandarins. Cruise the Perfume River to peaceful Thien Mu Pagoda, a significant Buddhist monastery. In southern Vietnam explore the tributaries and floating markets of the beautiful Mekong River Delta. Conclude in bustling Saigon with tours of Reunification Palace, the History Museum, and the underground Cu Chi Tunnels. A 3-day/2-night optional post-tour extension to Cambodia to explore the incredible Angkor Wat temple complex is also available.
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Ha Long

(with air from Los Angeles or San Francisco from $3595 per person)

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Vietnam Statuary

Vietnam Angkor Wat

Pearls of Mediterranean

November 7 - 15, 2014

Discover some culturally-rich pearls of the Mediterranean, as you cruise from Monaco to Spain aboard Oceania Cruises Riviera, an elegant vessel replete with breathtaking amenities and outstanding cuisine. Depart Monte Carlo for Portofino and find a magnificent 16th-century castle overlooking a modern playground of villas and yachts. Journey to Rome and admire its stunning wealth of historical monuments and marvelous wonders, like the Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain and St. Peter’s Basilica. Head inland from the port of Livorno and experience the idyllic Tuscan countryside and the legendary cities of Florence and Pisa---two icons bursting with world-class art and Renaissance architecture. Savor the historic port city of Marseille, or explore its rich Provencal countryside dotted with medieval towns and quaint villages, before heading to Port Vendres. Bound by beauty, this classic Mediterranean harbor town along the Vermillion Coast is a true gem. Continue to Palma de Mallorca, Spain, a beautiful island offering stunning architecture from a massive Gothic cathedral to an ancient circular castle overlooking the harbor. Stroll the cobbled streets of Old Palma, or relax along the picturesque countryside sprinkled with windmills, before your exceptional voyage concludes in Barcelona. Tour Operator: GoNext

Guell Park Barcelona Spain

From $2299 per person based on double occupancy, airfare included

Brochure | The Riviera | Manual | Itinerary | Reservation Form |

Monte Carlo

 

Florence Italy