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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Italian Riviera

    May 23, 2020 - May 31, 2020 starting at $3,395

    Stretching from the maritime city of Genoa to the Cinque Terre, the Riviera di Levante is a legendary swath of coastline bathed by the beautiful Ligurian Sea.

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  • Grand Seine and Normandy

    May 30, 2020 - June 7, 2020 starting at $3,595

    Cruise the Seine in style on this river journey aboard an exclusively chartered first-class ship.

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  • Switzerland, Germany, Austria, and the Passion Play

    June 2, 2020 - June 12, 2020 starting at $4,995

    Explore the northern Alps in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Delight in views of majestic mountain peaks and wildflower-filled meadows while exploring medieval towns and baroque cities.

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  • Enchanting Ireland

    June 11, 2020 - June 23, 2020 starting at $5,792

    Ireland delights on this full yet well-paced 13-day tour, showcasing its many charms — old and new — to your small band of travelers.

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  • Discover Southeast Alaska

    June 12, 2020 - June 19, 2020 starting at $3,495

    Discover the endless beauty, abundant wildlife and native cultures of Southeast Alaska.

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