Travel with WAA

Connecting Badgers to the world and to each other.

WAA Travel offers journeys of discovery — expanding global perspectives and fueling intellectual curiosity. And all the while alumni and friends share new memories, enjoy Badger spirit, and make lasting friendships.

2018 Tour Catalog

2018 Tour Catalog is Here

Badger travelers, the 2018 WAA Travel catalog is packed (pun intended) with 57 world-class trips! Watch for a print copy to land in your mailbox. Otherwise, check out a complete online version of the catalog now.
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WAA Travel — what a trip!

To learn about specific tours, you can check out descriptions for all our upcoming trips. But to really get a sense of what makes traveling with WAA special, it helps if tour experiences, stories, and adventures come from the mouths of Badger travelers themselves. So discover the Badger difference by watching this video.

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Departure Month

  • Riveria Rhapsody

    Riviera Rhapsody

    May 9, 2018 - May 17, 2018 starting at $2,499

    Explore the sapphire waters of the French and Italian Rivieras on this luxurious cruise from Monte Carlo to Rome.

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  • Cruise the Heart of Europe

    May 9, 2018 - May 24, 2018 starting at $6,295

    Cruise through the heartland of Europe on a journey that showcases the vibrant cities and charming riverside towns of the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, and Hungary.

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  • Fjord

    Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

    May 10, 2018 - May 18, 2018 starting at $4,995

    Join us for a unique, comprehensive journey to Scotland’s rarely visited Orkney and Shetland Islands and Norway’s majestic coastal fjords.

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  • Amalfi Coast

    Amalfi Coast

    May 15, 2018 - May 23, 2018 starting at $3,395

    Enjoy yourself in the idyllic Amalfi Coast. From your base in Vietri sul Mare, visit Amalfi town, Positano, Sorrento and Naples. Explore Pompeii’s ancient ruins, view exquisite gardens, travel Amafi’s serpentine coastline and delight in the taste of fresh mozzarella.

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  • Venice, Italy

    European Serenade

    May 16, 2018 - May 25, 2018 starting at $2,799

    Let the picturesque Amalfi Coast enchant you; embrace the youthful culture of Catania; see nature and history join together in Argostoli; wander the ancient walled city of Kotor; explore the magnificence of Diocletian’s Palace in Split; see the birthplace of Hippocrates in Kos; and lose yourself in the romance and mystery of Venice. Read more […]

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  • Iceland

    Exploring Iceland

    May 17, 2018 - May 27, 2018 starting at $4,242

    Discover Iceland’s remarkable natural history and rich cultural heritage as you travel the breadth of an astonishing land on this small group tour.

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  • Ireland: Wild Atlantic Way

    May 22, 2018 - May 30, 2018 starting at $2,995

    Admire Achill Island’s rugged landscapes and cruise Killary Fjord. Visit picture-perfect Kylemore Abbey and vibrant Galway. This journey includes first-class accommodations, presentations on Irish history and traditions, and ample meals with wine at dinner.

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  • Flavors of Northern Italy

    June 9, 2018 - June 17, 2018 starting at $3,995

    Join an intimate journey to the culinary and cultural heart of Northern Italy — a region brimming with exquisite local wines, specialty ingredients, soul-satisfying signature dishes, and the wonderful Italians who conjure them with time-honored techniques.

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  • The Galápagos Islands
    (March and April Dates SOLD OUT)

    June 13, 2018 - June 20, 2018 starting at $4,495

    March and April Dates are SOLD OUT
    Explore these fascinating islands and observe the iconic species that have become exquisitely adapted to the surrounding environment.

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  • Swiss Alps


    June 13, 2018 - June 21, 2018 starting at $2,995

    Discover the majesty of Switzerland on a journey that will take you to see lush alpine meadows, charming towns and iconic mountain peaks.

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