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.

2020 Tour Catalog

2020 Tour Catalog is Here

Badger travelers, start planning your next world-class trip by “paging” through the complete online version of the 2020 WAA Travel catalog. Features more than 50 tours and every continent represented!
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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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  • Dead Sea

    Israel: Land of Treasures

    February 23, 2020 - March 3, 2020 starting at $4,195

    Discover an inspiring nation showcasing rich history and spiritual milestones.

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  • Legends to Lagoons (French Polynesia)

    March 5, 2020 - March 15, 2020 starting at $4,299

    Settle into laid-back island life as you encounter the South Pacific’s pristine beaches and glistening lagoons cruising aboard the luxurious Regatta. Spend a day exploring Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia in the tropical paradise of Tahiti. The island’s volcanic peaks overlook lush rain forest, black-sand beaches, and cascading waterfalls. Sail to verdant Moorea, and take […]

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  • Egypt and the Nile Valley

    March 13, 2020 - March 26, 2020 starting at $5,995

    Wander the fabled land of pharaohs and kings — where colossal pyramids, legendary tombs, and towering temples cascade across the terrain. An unhurried, 14-day journey down the Nile River reveals seemingly limitless vistas of vast deserts contrasted by metropolitan cities. From biblical times through to modern day, Egypt has been the site of monumental historical […]

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  • Singapore, Thailand, Angkor Wat

    March 22, 2020 - April 4, 2020 starting at $6,995

    Discover the diversity of Southeast Asia on this adventure from the modern metropolis of Singapore to the ancient Khmer temples at Angkor. Tour Singapore’s top attractions and experience its Peranakan heritage through traditional cooking and handicrafts. Bask in the luxury of the golden age of train travel aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express. Take in […]

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  • Cultural Journey of Cuba and its People

    April 1, 2020 - April 8, 2020 starting at $4,995

    Discover the heart and soul of this incredible Caribbean nation.

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  • Japan in Bloom

    April 2, 2020 - April 13, 2020 starting at $4,399

    Discover the shores and shrines of the land of the rising sun aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Nautica. Embark in Tokyo, a city that balances tradition and modernity, then sail to Shimizu where you can bask in the serenity of the woodlands or view the majestic Mount Fuji. In Kyoto, Japan’s old imperial capital, walk through […]

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  • Dutch Waterways

    April 7, 2020 - April 15, 2020 starting at $2,895

    From the thatched farmhouses and footpaths of fairy-tale Giethoorn to the medieval landmarks of Antwerp, fall in love with the Netherlands and Belgium as you relish their intimate waterways.

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  • Cloisters of Culture (Med Sea)

    April 28, 2020 - May 9, 2020 starting at $3,399

    Aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Riviera, experience the beauty and culture of the western Mediterranean. Begin your voyage in Barcelona, the sun-kissed capital of Spain. Sail on Riviera to Palamós and stroll its narrow medieval streets lined with brightly painted buildings. In Marseille, see the beautiful Cathédrale de la Major Marseille and Notre Dame de la […]

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  • The Kentucky Derby

    April 29, 2020 - May 3, 2020 starting at $3,199

    It’s off to the races for you and fellow Badgers on this thrill ride of a tour with the Wisconsin Alumni Association®.

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  • Flavors of Chianti

    May 14, 2020 - May 22, 2020 starting at $4,995

    Embrace the bucolic ambiance, and charismatic culture of Chianti. Meander through Tuscany’s colorful cities, cypress-studded hilltop towns, classic cucinas, and idyllic vineyards during this small-group journey.

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