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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  • 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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  • Journey to Cornwall

    June 17, 2020 - June 28, 2020 starting at $4,195

    Experience cozy fishing villages, grand estates, and historic Plymouth, Britain’s Ocean City, during the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower voyage.

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  • Tanzania

    Tanzania Safari

    June 25, 2020 - July 6, 2020 starting at $6,995

    Encounter wildlife face-to-face in Tanzania’s most spectacular nature reserves on this safari adventure.

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  • Costa Rica — Young Alumni Tour

    July 1, 2020 - July 5, 2020 starting at $1,398

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

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  • Circumnavigation of Iceland

    July 5, 2020 - July 13, 2020 starting at $6,595

    Discover the ethereal “Land of Fire and Ice” — one of the world’s most enchanting and distinctive destinations.

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