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June 21 to 28, 2021

Croatia Family Adventure

TREASURES ALONG THE ADRIATIC

Step back in time and explore medieval castles and Roman fortresses, including the Klis Fortress near the city of Split, used as a set on Game of Thrones and where we partake in a sword-and-archery class.

July 7 to 15, 2021

Canadian Heli-hiking Family Seminar

PEAKS AND GLACIERS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA

Head to the Purcell Mountains with Professor Rob Dunbar for an action-packed adventure specifically for families with adult children ages 18 and older. 

July 19 to 25, 2021

Alaska Family Adventure

GLACIERS, WHALES AND BEARS, OH MY!

Discover the wonders of Alaska’s Inside Passage alongside Professor Franklin “Lynn” Orr, ’69, a team of Young Explorer leaders and multiple generations of fellow Stanford families.

July 21 to 29, 2021

Galapagos Expedition

UP CLOSE WITH NATURE

Join human biology professor Bill Durham on a voyage to the Galápagos Islands, one of the world’s only destinations where humans can venture within a few feet of wild animals in their natural habitat. 

July 24 to 31, 2021

Utah Family Adventure

AN EXPERIENCE MILLIONS OF YEARS IN THE MAKING

Join fellow Stanford families and geology professor Scott Burns, ’69, MS ’70, on an exhilarating outdoor adventure in southern Utah’s unique and stunning terrain.

August 9 to 21, 2021

Slovenia and Croatia

FEATURING SEVEN NIGHTS ABOARD THE QUEEN ELEGANZA

Join faculty leader Roberto D'Alimonte as we sail leisurely down the Croatian coast from Rovinj to Dubrovnik aboard the 18-cabin yacht, Queen Eleganza, calling at more than half a dozen unique and charming port towns.

August 23 to September 4, 2021

Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia

JOURNEY THROUGH THE CAUCASUS

Travel to the crossroads of Europe, the Middle East and Asia with faculty leader Abbas Milani. Along the way, we’ll also meet with representatives of local NGOs, journalists, students, entrepreneurs and religious leaders. 

August 31 to September 11, 2021

Normandy and Brittany Walk

FRANCE'S HISTORIC NORTH COAST BY FOOT

Join faculty leader Ed Steidle and walking guide Peter Watson on an adventure that takes us from the rugged coastline of Brittany to historic Normandy, along spectacular cliffs and through the bucolic countryside that caught the eye of so many of the great impressionist painters.

September 4 to 12, 2021

Alaska's Inside Passage

GLACIERS, GRIZZLIES AND EAGLES

Learn about Alaska’s natural treasures as we cruise past carpets of rain forest aboard the MV Alaskan Dream with Professor Elizabeth Hadly.

September 12 to 19, 2021

Opus Napoli

TREASURES OF NAPLES AND CAMPANIA

Join music professor and composer Jonathan Berger, DMA ’82, on this concert-rich jaunt through Italy’s Campania region, attending three musical performances in historic Naples, home to Donizetti, Scarlatti and Rossini. 

September 14 to 25, 2021

Northern Portugal Walk

FALL HARVEST IN A STORIED LAND

Set out on foot and learn about this tiny country’s vast history—spanning from the Neolithic era to modern times.

September 15 to 24, 2021

Tuscany Seminar

PLACES AND PLEASURES OF THE ITALIAN COUNTRYSIDE

Join art historian Christy Junkerman on this autumnal exploration of Tuscan art, history, culture and cuisine.

September 25 to October 2, 2021

Following King

ATLANTA TO MEMPHIS: A LIFE INSPIRED

Travel with Professor Clayborne Carson, selected by Coretta Scott King to edit her late husband’s papers and founder of Stanford’s King Research and Education Institute.

September 29 to October 6, 2021

Railways of New England

AUTUMNAL SPLENDOR IN NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND

From bustling coastal cities such as Portland, Maine, and Boston, Massachusetts, to charming mountain towns like North Conway, New Hampshire, experience the historic and modern rail culture of northern New England.

September 30 to October 10, 2021

Sicily Walk

CROSSROADS OF THE MEDITERRANEAN

With Professor Elaine Treharne and trail expert Peter Watson, explore this historic island the way the ancients did, on foot. 

October 1 to 12, 2021

Black Sea

TURKEY, GEORGIA, RUSSIA, UKRAINE AND BULGARIA

Sail from Istanbul to colorful ports of call in Turkey, Georgia, Russia, Ukraine and Bulgaria aboard the Island Sky, and delve into the history, art and current political climate of the region along the way.

October 4 to 12, 2021

Montenegro

OFF THE BEATEN PATH IN THE BALKANS

Travel with history professor Jim Sheehan to explore this Balkan gem, with its unspoiled beaches, stunning national parks and Venetian architecture. 

October 4 to 13, 2021

Brussels, Luxembourg, and Strasbourg

CAPITALS OF EUROPE

Gain unprecedented access to the frontlines of international governance while traveling beside faculty leader Christophe Crombez, PhD ‘94, a political economist who specializes in the European Union. 

October 6 to 20, 2021

Along the Mekong

A NEW LOOK AT VIETNAM, LAOS AND CAMBODIA

Travel with Professor Barton “Buzz” Thompson, ’73, MBA ’76, JD ’76, through Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, stopping at villages that are dependent on the resources provided by the region’s extensive river system for economic, social and spiritual survival.

October 6 to 13, 2021

Utah's Mighty Five

THE NATIONAL PARKS OF RED ROCK COUNTRY

Explore Utah’s national parks with Tim Duane, '82, MS '83, PhD '89, professor emeritus of environmental studies at UC-Santa Cruz, and learn of the fierce and relentless forces of nature that have carved and shaped the region’s dramatic domes, bridges, canyons and cliffs. 

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