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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. Please view our virtual travel previews for more information on our 2021 tours or scroll down to read more about each individual 2021 tour.

2021 Tour Catalog

2021 Tour Catalog is Here

Badger travelers, start planning your next world-class trip by “paging” through the complete online version of the 2021 WAA Travel catalog. Features more than 40 tours and every continent represented!


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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  • Streets of Barcelona

    Across Spain and Portugal

    September 17, 2021 - October 3, 2021 starting at $5,674

    Fortified cities and fishing villages, rugged Atlantic coastline and commanding Pyrenees peaks, iconic shrines to religion and fine art, and intimate lodgings in historic paradores and pousadas.

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  • Southwest Parks

    September 22, 2021 - September 30, 2021 starting at $3,995

    Join us on a nine-day journey to the national parks and monuments of the Southwest.

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  • London Bridge

    London – featuring the African American Experience

    September 23, 2021 - October 1, 2021 starting at $3,695

    Join us on this fascinating and enriching program as we trace the rich history of London’s Black communities. Stay in vibrant London for seven nights and discover how Black communities helped shape London’s culture and way of life during specially designed tours and talks. Learn about the valuable contributions of key figures in London’s African […]

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  • Train in South Africa

    Journey to Southern Africa

    September 28, 2021 - October 13, 2021 starting at $8,045

    Encounter exotic wildlife and wonder on this 12-night adventure through South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana.

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  • Town in France, shown from a distance.

    Undiscovered France — Albi, Carcassonne, and Toulouse

    September 28, 2021 - October 6, 2021 starting at $3,245

    Celebrate the soul of France on a seven-night stay in Albi, a warren of half-timbered homes and cobbled lanes.

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  • Budapest

    Grand Danube Passage

    September 30, 2021 - October 14, 2021 starting at $5,245

    Experience eight European countries and sail the mighty Danube River on this unforgettable journey! Our carefully curated itinerary introduces fascinating landmarks and epic landscapes, including the fairy tale–like Wachau Valley.

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  • Fall colors in a New England park

    Prismatic Fall Colors of Canada and New England

    October 1, 2021 - October 11, 2021 starting at $4,299

    Sail through the beautiful harbors of New England and Canada on an autumn cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Insignia.

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  • Small town architecture in Northern Italy

    Flavors of Northern Italy

    October 2, 2021 - October 10, 2021 starting at $3,995

    Join our small group for a nine-day journey to the culinary and cultural heart of Northern Italy.

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  • Gateway Arch

    Fall Voyage on Mark Twain’s Mississippi

    October 3, 2021 - October 10, 2021 starting at $2,599

    Discover how the Mississippi River shaped America’s heartland on this seven-night luxury paddlewheel riverboat journey through the Upper Mississippi’s autumn landscape.

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  • Italian architecture

    Portrait of Italy

    October 4, 2021 - October 19, 2021 starting at $5,374

    From the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to eternal Rome, through the gentle Umbrian and Tuscan countryside to treasured Venice, this wide-ranging, small-group tour showcases ancient sites, contemporary life, priceless art, and unique accommodations. Economy airfare included in tour price.

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