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Please contact Nancy Culp at nancy.culp@uky.edu or 859-257-7162 for more information.


     

Glacial Adventures of Alaska
Seattle, Washington; Inside Passage, Ketchikan, Wrangell, Juneau, Hubbard Glacier, Haines, Sitka, Outside Passage, Alaska; Victoria British Columbia, Canada
July 28 – August 7, 2017
From $3,799 per person
Airfare included from select cities

 
   

     

Canadian Rockies Parks & Resorts
Calgary, Lake Louise, Icefields Parkway, Jasper, Maligne Lake, Banff, Alberta, Canada
July 31 – August 6, 2017
From $3,995 per person
Airfare not included

 
     

     

Polar Bears & Beluga Whales
Winnipeg, Churchill, Prince of Wales Fort, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada
August 8 – 14, 2017
From $3,995 per person, plus $795 Winnipeg to Churchill
Airfare not included, plus $795 Winnipeg to Churchill

 
     

     

Regal Routes of Northern Europe
London, England; Paris, France; Bruges, Antwerp, Belgium; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Hamburg, Germany; Kristiansand, Oslo, Norway; Gothenburg, Sweden; Copenhagen, Denmark
August 12 – 23, 2017
From $3,699 per person
Airfare included from select cities

 
   

     

Island Life Ancient Greece: An Aegean Odyssey
Athens, Delos, Mykonos, Santorini, Rhodes, Patmos, Crete
September 18 – 26, 2017
From $4,595 per person
Airfare not included

 
   

     

Capitals & Coastlines of Canada & New England
Montreal, Quebec City, Saguenay, Quebec, Can; Sydney, Halifax, Nova Scotia Can; Saint John, New Brunswick, Can; Bar Harbor, Maine; Boston, Mass; Newport, RI; New York, NY
September 30 – October 10, 2017
From $3,999 per person
Airfare included from select cities

 
   

     

Provence & The French Riviera
Marseille, Avignon, Arles, Les Baux, Orange, Chateauneuf-Du-Pape, Aix-En-Provence, Cannes, Nice, Monaco
October 12 – 22, 2017
From $3,590 per person
Airfare not included

 
     

     

Pearls of Italy
Milan, Stresa, Borromean, Venice, Florence, Chianti, Rome, Italy
October 14 – 25, 2017
From $4,990 per person
Airfare not included

 
     

     

Pearls of Southeast Asia
Hong Kong to Saigon
October 18 – 28, 2017
From $7,195 per person
Airfare included from Los Angeles
Featuring guest speaker Jim Laurie, former ABC and NBC News correspondent
Aboard the Exclusively Chartered Small Ship Five-Star M.S. L’Austral

 
   

     

Music in America
Nashville, Clarksville, Dover, TN; Cave-in-Rock, Ill; Mount Vernon, Ind.; Paducah, KY, New Madrid, Missouri; Memphis, TN
October 29 – November 6, 2017
From $1,699 per person
Airfare not included

       

     

Medieval Masterpiece
Venice, Catania, Naples, Pompeii, Rome, Italy; Zadar, Croatia; Kotor, Montenegro; Corfu, Greece; Valletta, Malta
November 5 – 14, 2017
From $2,199 per person
Airfare included from select cities

 
   

     

Timeless Cuba (Insignia) 
SOLD OUT, but see new tour date below June 6-13, 2018
Miami, FL; Havana, Cuba; Cienfuegos, Cuba; Santiago de Cuba; Miami, FL
December 1 – 8, 2017
From $2,199 per person – Airfare included
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Rose Parade New Year’s
Long Beach, Los Angeles, Catalina Island, Avalon City, Rose Parade, Beverly Hills, CA
December 30, 2017 – January 4, 2018
From $2,795 per person
Airfare included

 
     

                                     2018 Tours


     

Expedition to Antarctica (Ocean Cruise – M.S. Le Soleal and M.S. Le Boreal)
Buenos Aires, Argentina; Ushuaia; Drake Passage; Port Lockroy; Petermann Island; Lemaire Channel; Neko Harbor; Paradise Bay; Deception Island; Pendulum Cove; Half Moon Island; Weddell Sea
January 11 – 24, 2018
From $9,695 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Gohagan

 
     


     

Tasman Pearls - Sydney to Auckland (Oceania Cruise – Regatta)  
"Early Booking Date" NOW – June 26, 2017

Sydney; Eden; Melbourne; Burnie; Tasmania; Milford Sound, New Zealand; Dunedin (Port Chalmers), New Zealand; Christchurch, New Zealand; Picton, New Zealand; Napier, New Zealand; Tauranga, New Zealand; Rotorua, New Zealand; Auckland, New Zealand
January 21 February 5, 2018
From $6,999 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included from select cities
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Passage through the Panama Canal and Costa Rica (Ocean Cruise – M.V. Star Breeze)
US to San Jose, Costa Rica; Puerto Caldera; Quepos; Manuel Antonio National Park; Curu National Wildlife Refuge; Isla Parida, Panama; Panama City; Panama Canal Transit; Colon; San Blas Islands; Colon; Panama City; Return to US
February 3 – 11, 2018
From $4,795 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Gohagan

 
     

     

The Galapagos Islands (Ocean Cruise – Isabela II)
SOLD OUT, but see new tour date below June 13-20, 2018

Quito, Ecuador, Baltra, Santa Cruz, Floreana, Espanola, San Cristobal, Guayaquil, Ecuador, Lima, Peru, Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Saqsayhuaman, San Blas, Villa Tipon
February 7 – 14, 2018
From $4,495 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Orbridge

 
     

     

Legends of the Nile, featuring Abu Simbel (River Cruise – Sonesta St. George I)
Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Abu Simbel
February 13  24, 2018
From $4,795 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: AHI

 
     

     

Sparkling South Pacific - Papeete to Papeete (Oceania Cruise – Marina)
Papeete; Moorea; Fakarava; Rangiroa; Bora Bora; Raiatea; Huahine
February 25 March 7, 2018
From $4,299 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included from select cities
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Amalfi Coast (Land)
Naples; Vietri sul Mare; Amalfi Coast; Paestum; Pompeii; Herculaneum; Sorrento; Ravello; Naples
April 3 – 11, 2018
From $3,295 per person, no single supplement – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: AHI

 
     

     

Southwest National Parks (Land)
Las Vegas; Zion National Park, UT; Bryce Canyon National Park; Moab; Monument Valley; Lake Powell AZ; Antelope Canyon; Grand Canyon National Park; Scottsdale
May 7 – 16, 2018
From $3,995 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Orbridge

 
     

     

Ancient Traditions of the Inland Sea of Japan (Ocean Cruise – M.S. L’Austral)
Osaka; Kyoto; Himeji; Hiroshima; Miyajima; Hagi; Sakaiminato; Matsue; Ulsan, South Korea; Gyeongju; Moji; Uno; Kurashiki
May 8 – 18, 2018
From $5,995 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Gohagan

 
     

     

Normandy (Land)
Paris; Honfleur; Fromagerie; Mont Saint-Michel; D-Day Beaches; Bayeux; Caen; Honfleur; Paris
May 21 – 29, 2018
From $2,995 per person, no single supplement – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: AHI

 
     

     

Timeless Cuba (Sirena)
Miami, FL; Havana, Cuba; Cienfuegos, Cuba; Santiago de Cuba; Miami, FL
June 6 – 13, 2018
From $1,899 per person – Airfare included
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Barcelona - Art, Culture & People (Land)
Barcelona, Spain
June 7 – 15, 2018
From $2,995 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: AHI

 
     


     

Isles of Enchantment - London to Dublin (Oceania Cruise – Nautica)
London (Southampton), England; Newcastle upon Tyne, England; Edinburgh, Scotland; Glasgow, Scotland; Belfast, Northern Ireland; Douglas, Isle of Man; Liverpool, England; Holyhead, Wales; Dublin, Ireland
June 7 – 18, 2018
From $4,799 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

The Galapagos Islands (Ocean Cruise – Isabela II)
Quito, Ecuador, Baltra, Santa Cruz, Floreana, Espanola, San Cristobal, Guayaquil, Ecuador, Lima, Peru, Cusco, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Saqsayhuaman, San Blas, Villa Tipon
June 13 – 20, 2018
From $4,495 per person when reserved by October 5, 2017 – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Orbridge

 
     

     

Grand Danube Passage - Prague & Sofia (River and Land - MS Amadeus Silver)
Prague; Passau; Melk; Vienna; Bratislava; Budapest; Kalocsa; Pecs; Mohacs; Belgrade; Iron Gate Gorge; Drobeta Turnu Severin; Vidin; Sofia
June 19 – July 4, 2018
From $4,695 per person, no single supplement – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: AHI

 
     

     

Switzerland - The Bernese Oberland (Land)
Zurich; Thun; Kandersteg; Lake Oeschinen; Lucerne; Grindelwald; Rosenlaui Glacier Gorge; Lauterbrunnen Valley; Murren; Thun; Brienz; Rothorn; Interlaken; Zurich
July 18 – 26, 2018
From $2,995 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: AHI

 
     

     

Newfoundland and Labrador (Land)
St. John's Newfoundland; Gander; Grand Falls-Windsor; Gros Morne National Park; Labrador; St. Anthony; Deer Lake; Cornerbrook
July 18 – 29, 2018
From $3,995 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Orbridge

 
     

     

The Majestic Great Lakes - Chicago to Toronto (River Cruise – M/V Victory I)
Chicago, IL; Lake Michigan; Mackinac Island, MI; Sault St. Marie, MI; Little Current, Manitoulin Island; Midland, Ontario; Lake Huron; Windsor, Ontario; Detroit, MI; Niagara Falls; Lake Erie; Toronto, Ontario
July 27 – August 5, 2018
From $5,999 per person, double occupancy – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Pacific Coast Adventure (Land)
Seattle, Mt. St. Helens, Portland, Newport, Crater Lake National Park, Redwood National Park, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
August 2, 2018
From $3,395 per person – Airfare included from Gateway cities
Tour Operator: Premier World Discovery

 
     



     

Wines of the Pacific Northwest - Spokane to Portland (Land and River Cruise – American Empress)
Spokane, Washington; Clarkston, Washington; Tri Cities (Sacajawea State Park), Washington; River Cruising; The Dalles, Oregon; Stevenson, Washington; Astoria, Oregon; Vancouver, Washington; Portland, Oregon
September 9 – 17, 2018
From $3,499 per person, double occupancy – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Autumn Inspiration - New York to Montreal (Oceania and River Cruise – Insignia)
New York, NY; Newport, RI; Portland, ME; Bar Harbor, ME; Saint John, Canada; New Brunswick, Canada; Halifax, Canada; At sea; Sept-Iles, Canada; Saguenay, Canada; Quebec City, Canada; Montreal, Canada
September 13 – 23, 2018
From $3,949 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included from select cities
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Cape Cod & the Islands (Land)
Boston; Hyannis; Plymouth; Sandwich; Nantucket Island; Martha’s Vineyard; Newport
September 16 – 22, 2018
From $2,595 per person – Airfare included from Gateway cities
Tour Operator: Premier World Discovery

 
     


     

Essence of Europe - Rome to Barcelona (Land and Oceania Cruise – Riviera)
Rome, Italy; Florence, Italy; Pisa, Italy; Tuscany (Livorno), Italy; La Spezia, Italy; Cinque Terre, Italy; Calvi, France; Corsica, France; Monte Carlo, Monaco; Antibes, France; Provence, France: Marseille, France; Roses, Spain; Palma de Mallorca, Spain; Valencia, Spain; Barcelona, Spain
September 23 – October 4, 2018
From $3,499 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included from select cities
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     

     

Alpine Countries & Oktoberfest (Land)
Innsbruck, Austria; Munich, Germany; Salzburg, Austria
October 1 – 9, 2018
From $4,295 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included from Gateway cities
Tour Operator: Premier World Discovery

 
     

     

Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia (Ocean Cruise – M.S. Le Lyrial)
Barcelona; Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands; Valencia; Almeria; Granada; Andalusia; Motril; Gibraltar; British Crown Colony; Cruise the Guadalquivir River; Seville; Andalusia, Spain; Portimao; the Algarve, Portugal; Lisbon
October 3 – 11, 2018
From $4,395 per person – Airfare not included
Tour Operator: Gohagan

 
     

     

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta (Land)
Albuquerque; Bandelier; Los Alamos; Santa Fe; Taos
October 12 – 17, 2018
From $2,695 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included from select cities
Tour Operator: Premier World Discovery

 
     

     

Glorious Greece - Athens to Athens (Land and Oceania Cruise – Riviera)
Athens, Greece; Gythion, Greece; Katakolon, Greece; Taormina, Italy; Sicily, Italy; Valletta, Malta; Heraklion, Greece; Crete, Greece; Rhodes, Greece; Santorini, Greece; Patmos, Greece; Athens, Greece
October 13 – 24, 2018
From $2,999 per person, double occupancy – Airfare included from select cities
Tour Operator: Go Next

 
     
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