Travel with WAA

Note to all Travelers regarding the Coronavirus

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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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  • Photo of the Great Sphinx of Giza

    Egypt & the Eternal Nile

    November 2, 2020 - November 16, 2020 starting at $5,197

    Accompanied by an expert Egyptian guide, this singular small-group journey through antiquity begins in storied Cairo. Visit the acclaimed Egyptian Museum, Memphis’s open-air museum, splendid Sakkara, and the astounding pyramids of Giza with their Great Sphinx. Economy airfare included in tour price.

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  • Photo of temples in Angkor Wat

    Coastal Vietnam and Angkor Wat

    November 3, 2020 - November 17, 2020 starting at $6,995

    Featuring guest speakers Kim Phuc, a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for Peace; and award-winning former news correspondent and media consultant Jim Laurie.

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  • Photo of French Quarter in New Orleans

    Southern Grandeur: Holiday Markets

    December 6, 2020 - December 14, 2020 starting at $1,899

    Experience the history and hospitality of the South on the American Queen as you journey from New Orleans to Memphis.

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  • Galapagos Islands

    January 19, 2021 - January 26, 2021 starting at $4,995

    Join us as we explore the Galapagos Islands — one of the most biologically unique places on Earth.

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  • Costa Rica’s Natural Heritage

    February 8, 2021 - February 18, 2021 starting at $0

    Travel to this small but diverse country on an adventure tour of wildly contrasting landscapes.

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  • Egypt and the Nile Valley

    February 25, 2021 - March 10, 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.

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  • Middle East Meandering

    February 27, 2021 - March 10, 2021 starting at $3,099

    Escape to sun, skyscrapers, and spice markets on this exciting 10-night journey of discovery to the Middle East.

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  • Wonders of Peru

    March 18, 2021 - March 29, 2021 starting at $5,795

    From the lush Amazon basin to sophisticated Lima to majestic Machu Picchu, explore the richness of Peru on this 10-night adventure.

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