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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 scroll down to view our 2021 tours.

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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  • 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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  • Toronto skyline at dusk

    Toronto to Vancouver by Rail

    October 5, 2021 - October 11, 2021 starting at $5,995

    Journey from Toronto across five provinces, through the Canadian Rockies, and into the Pacific Northwest.

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  • Puerta de la Bisagra

    Classical Cities of Spain — Featuring Segovia, Toledo, and Salamanca

    October 5, 2021 - October 13, 2021 starting at $3,545

    Set off on an adventure in Spain’s enchantingly beautiful Castile and León region, where majestic medieval castles and fortresses dot the vast, open landscapes!

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  • Amalfi Coast

    The Charm of the Amalfi Coast

    October 6, 2021 - October 14, 2021 starting at $3,745

    Italy’s Amalfi Coast has been luring travelers, artists, and romantics for centuries. Treat yourself to the region’s scenic splendor during a seven-night adventure based in Vietri sul Mare. We’ll encounter the magnificent coastline with its colorful villages and towering cliffs as we visit Ravello and Amalfi. Then enjoy a nautical perspective of the region during […]

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  • Hungarian Parliament at sunset. Budpest, Hungary.

    Budapest — Art, Culture, and People

    October 16, 2021 - October 24, 2021 starting at $3,545

    Known as the Pearl of the Danube, Budapest welcomes visitors with architectural riches, broad boulevards, cobbled streets, cozy cafés, world-class museums and an alluring blend of romance and history. Stay for seven nights and discover firsthand how this magnificent capital has become one of Europe’s most dynamic cities! Experience the distinct personalities of the twin […]

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  • Ephesus, Greece.

    Byzantine Sojourn — Istanbul to Venice

    October 17, 2021 - October 28, 2021 starting at $2,999

    Experience historic treasures of the Mediterranean on this 10-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Riviera.

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  • Temple entrance. Egypt.

    Egypt & the Eternal Nile

    October 22, 2021 - November 5, 2021 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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  • Provence

    Ramblas and the Rivieras — Barcelona to Rome

    October 25, 2021 - November 2, 2021 starting at $2,299

    Sail along the sunny rivieras of Spain, France, Monaco, and Italy on this unforgettable seven night journey from Barcelona to Rome aboard Oceania Cruises’ Marina. Begin your voyage in Barcelona, an influential center for art and architecture. Set sail for Palma de Mallorca, where the magnificent Palma Cathedral and Bellver Castle dominate the harbor. Stroll […]

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  • Greek Arena

    Island Life in the Greek Isles

    October 29, 2021 - November 6, 2021 starting at $4,995

    Journey to the cradle of Western civilization and the classical world on our comprehensive nine-day Aegean Odyssey.

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