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.

2019 Tour Catalog

2019 Tour Catalog is Here

Badger travelers, start planning your next world-class trip by “paging” through the complete online version of the 2019 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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  • Scotland: Edinburgh

    July 8, 2019 - July 16, 2019 starting at $3,395

    Explore the heritage of Scotland during a seven-night stay in Edinburgh. Experience both city life in the Scottish capital and country life as you explore the Borders in scenic southern Scotland. Learn about the tartan tradition from a kilt maker, and taste award-winning craft ales at the brewery of a 900-year-old estate home. Explore the […]

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  • Canadian Rockies

    July 19, 2019 - July 25, 2019 starting at $3,995

    Head north during summer for a peak-season journey to Canada’s glorious Rocky Mountains, relaxing at legendary resorts including Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, and Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. Each resort offers a range of outdoor activities to choose from: canoe, golf, or walk nearby trails to take in the fresh air, inspiring […]

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  • Northern Frontiers

    July 22, 2019 - August 4, 2019 starting at $5,099

    The majesty of northern Europe awaits you as you embark on Marina in Norway’s sophisticated capital of Oslo. Travel to Skagen, where the Baltic and the North Sea meet, and see the stark beauty of the north: its crisp, blue sky; golden-sand beaches; and picturesque white windmills. Visit the town of Haugesund, once the royal […]

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  • Circumnavigation of Iceland

    July 31, 2019 - August 8, 2019 starting at $6,495

    Discover the ethereal Land of Fire and Ice — one of the world’s most enchanting and distinctive destinations — on this specially designed, seven-night circumnavigation cruise of this stunning Nordic island nation. Cruise aboard the exclusively chartered, five-star small ship LE CHAMPLAIN, featuring only 92 suites and staterooms and the world’s first multisensory underwater observation […]

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  • Discover Southeast Alaska

    August 2, 2019 - August 9, 2019 starting at $3,495

    Head out on a summertime expedition through some of nature’s more secluded landscapes as we discover the remote inner reaches of Alaska’s Inside Passage aboard the 66-guest Admiralty Dream. Enjoy the agility and flexibility of small-ship travel, up-close encounters with wildlife, stunning scenery, cultural experiences, and the guidance of two expert naturalists, including an Orbridge […]

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  • Swiss Alps

    August 7, 2019 - August 15, 2019 starting at $2,995

    Surround yourself with the beauty of Switzerland — storybook villages, craggy mountains, green forests, and turquoise lakes — on this seven-night program ideal for active travelers. Venture out on daily adventures, including hikes through the spectacular Bernese Oberland region, funicular and gondola rides, and a visit to the Swiss capital of Bern. Travel on the […]

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  • Baltic and Scandinavian Bliss

    August 13, 2019 - August 24, 2019 starting at $4,099

    Embark the luxurious Marina in London, Britain’s timeless capital filled with history and pageantry. Sail to Oslo, the capital of Norway; and take in its stunning natural beauty and urban atmosphere. Visit Copenhagen, Denmark’s relaxed and unhurried capital; and explore the delightful former fishing village of Warnemünde, or travel inland to Berlin, Germany’s culture-rich capital. […]

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  • Imperial Splendors of Russia

    August 21, 2019 - August 30, 2019 starting at $3,695

    Unravel the mystery of Russia on a riveting, eight-night journey to Moscow and Saint Petersburg. In Moscow, stroll through the grounds of the Kremlin, and admire the domes of Saint Basil’s Cathedral. View priceless collections of Russian art, jewelry, and other treasures, with many pieces giving you a glimpse of the gilded lives of the […]

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  • Mediterranean Pathways

    August 22, 2019 - September 2, 2019 starting at $4,099

    Sail to incredible destinations in Italy, Greece, and Croatia aboard the luxurious Sirena. Embark in Civitavecchia, the port for legendary Rome; and head to Sorrento, a city that delights with cobblestone streets, a seaside promenade, vibrant southern-Italian culture; and then to stunning Capri, with its jagged, cavernous coastline. Continue to the picturesque island of Sicily […]

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  • Inspiring Italy

    September 1, 2019 - September 12, 2019 starting at $4,099

    Take in the renowned scenes of the Italian coastline during this incredible 11-day/ 10-night cruise. Overnight in Venice, an enchanting city of weaving canals and opulent palazzi. Embark Sirena and sail to Umbria, a region of amazing beauty with rolling hills and wildflower-dotted meadows. Bari, the following stop, is home to Saint Nicholas Basilica, beneath […]

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