Alumni Trips

Grand Danube Passage

Grand Danube Passage

Trip Details

Grand Danube Passage

Grand Danube Passage

Trip Details
University of Minnesota Alumni Trips

Relax and immerse yourself in the special camaraderie that happens when U of M alumni and friends explore fascinating destinations and learn about unique cultures together. Experience the rewards of a vacation where all the details are expertly taken care of for you.

All Trips > Solo-Friendly Pricing

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Apr 05
April 5, 2018 - April 16, 2018
The Wonders of Peru
Immerse yourself in Peru’s wonders. See Lima’s highlights, then experience a three-night, intimate Amazon cruise. Enjoy wildlife-watching and a rain forest hike. In the Andes, explore ethereal Machu Picchu with a guide. This ten-night journey features free economy airfare, round-trip between Miami, Florida, and Lima; expert local guides; a Travel Director; and generous meals with wine at dinner. For solo travelers, the single supplement is waived.

Apr 18
April 18, 2018 - April 26, 2018
Dutch Waterways
Experience a captivating seven-night cruise through Holland and Belgium’s waterways and canals aboard a first-class ship, featuring guided excursions in Amsterdam, Giethoorn, The Hague, Delft, Bruges and Antwerp. Enjoy a choice of excursions in several ports, enlightening lectures and delicious meals onboard, including wine and beer with lunch and dinner. For solo travelers, the single supplement is waived.

Jul 01
July 1, 2018 - July 11, 2018
Nordic Magnificence
Join us on a remarkable journey to explore the natural beauty and heritage of Denmark and Norway. Explore Copenhagen. Marvel at royal castles and stroll through the Old Town. Cruise overnight to Oslo. Learn of Norway’s Viking past and admire the country’s majestic scenery. Travel on the picturesque Bergen railway, and cruise on the magnificent Songefjord.

Jul 21
July 21, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Exploring Iceland
Discover Iceland’s remarkable natural history and rich cultural heritage on this 11-day small group tour that traverses an astonishing land. Begin your journey in Borgarnes’ scenic environs, touring the beautiful Snaefellsnes Peninsula with its lava field, fishing villages, bizarre rock formations, and nesting cliff birds.

Sep 18
September 18, 2018 - September 26, 2018
France's Champagne Region
Discover the essence of France’s Champagne country and explore the history, culture and joie de vivre of this magnificent region. Sip Champagne, stroll through picturesque towns and more during your seven-night stay in Reims. Experience a program crafted to offer a balance of planned activities and time to follow your own path.

Sep 26
September 26, 2018 - October 10, 2018
Grand Danube Passage
Discover eight European countries, antiquated capitals, charming villages and the storied Danube River. During this 13-night journey, admire archaic facades, castles and cathedrals; laud epic panoramas; and enjoy engaging culture experiences. Celebrate each region’s heritage and flavors, and Personalize Your Cruise with a choice of excursions in select ports. For solo travelers, there is no single supplement.

Dec 03
December 3, 2018 - December 17, 2018
Egypt & The Eternal Nile
Guided by an expert Egyptologist, this small group journey delves into ancient Egypt and its treasures. Your 15-day immersion begins in Cairo with the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids of Giza, Sakkara, and the open-air museum at Memphis.


May 11
May 11, 2019 - May 19, 2019
Normandy, 75th Anniversary of D-Day
From rolling, green hills to the beautiful sea, discover the essence of Normandy as well as its pivotal role in history. On this seven-night journey, experience classic Norman culture.

Sep 29
September 29, 2019 - October 14, 2019
Grand Danube Passage
Explore eight countries, Old World capitals and charming villages along the mighty Danube River. Enjoy two nights in Sofia, Bulgaria, sail the Danube for nine nights and complete your adventure with three nights in Prague, Czech Republic.

Oct 19
October 19, 2019 - October 27, 2019
Italian Riviera
Discover the Italian Riviera, the enchanting coast along the Ligurian Sea, while staying in beautiful Sestri Levante for seven nights. Cruise to Portofino and Santa Margherita, admire the picturesque Cinque Terre villages, and explore Genoa and Camogli. In nearby Tuscany, visit historic Carrara and Lucca.

Dec 04
December 4, 2019 - December 12, 2019
Holiday Markets Cruise
Celebrate centuries-old traditions on a Rhine River cruise taking you to holiday markets in France, Germany and Switzerland.

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