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May 29 to June 7, 2016

Scotland Hike

THE WEST HIGHLAND WAY

The name West Highland Way, simple though it sounds, conjures up thoughts of wild Scottish Highland scenery where dramatic views follow each other in an infinite progression.

June 10 to 18, 2016

Adriatic Voyage

TREASURE TROVE OF HISTORY

Traverse the Adriatic Sea aboard the Island Sky on a voyage through time, with visits to ancient archaeological sites, medieval towns and modern cities.

June 13 to 27, 2016

Croatia and Beyond - The Balkans

CROSSROADS OF CULTURES

Join us for an overland journey across the Balkan Peninsula—from the Dalmatian Coast of Croatia to the Dinaric Alps and from low-lying Belgrade to mountainous Macedonia.

June 15 to 25, 2016

National Parks of the West

AMID THE NATURAL SPLENDORS OF THE AMERICAN WEST

Some of the world’s most scenic sights are right here in the American West!

June 20 to 28, 2016

Galapagos Family Adventure

TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE

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Venture into the ultimate outdoor classroom on this journey through the “enchanted isles” aboard the Santa Cruz II, chartered exclusively for Stanford families and ideally suited for cruising the Galápagos. 

June 24 to 30, 2016

Washington, D.C., Family Adventure

BEHIND THE SCENES IN OUR NATION'S CAPITAL

Take advantage of Stanford’s insider contacts for a close-up look at today’s politics on this popular introduction to our nation’s capital for families.

June 24 to July 6, 2016

Kilimanjaro Trek

SUMMIT THE ROOF OF AFRICA

Experience one of the world’s greatest adventures and one of the most satisfying accomplishments on this trek to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak and one of the world’s “Seven Summits.”

June 26 to July 7, 2016

Tuscany Family Adventure

VIVA L'ITALIA E LA FAMIGLIA!

Soak up the Renaissance treasures of Florence and visit our favorite Tuscan hill towns with faculty leader Scott Pearson.

June 27 to July 9, 2016

Normandy and Brittany Walk

CIDER, CALVADOS AND CAMEMBERT

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Join Professor Carolyn Lougee and historian Peter Watson on this walk that takes us from the rugged coastline of Brittany to historic Normandy.

July 2 to 15, 2016

Scandinavia

SUMMER IN SWEDEN, DENMARK AND NORWAY

With faculty leader Ed Steidle explore Sweden, Denmark and Norway by ferry and rail—modes of transportation uniquely suited to Scandinavia’s mountains, fjords and coastlines.

July 3 to 15, 2016

Mongolia

STEPPES AND ENDLESS SKIES

Start our magical Mongolian adventure in its capital, Ulaanbaatar, visiting the Great Khans Memorial celebrating the 800th anniversary of the Mongolian Empire and the U.S.S.R.’s memorial honoring its fallen WWII soldiers.

July 13 to 23, 2016

Galapagos Expedition

UP CLOSE WITH NATURE

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Explore one of the only places where humans can venture within a few feet of wild animals in their natural habitat. 

July 26 to August 6, 2016

Mediterranean Family Adventure

LANDS OF MYTHS AND LEGENDS

Sail aboard the luxurious and family-friendly Sea Dream I with Professor Marsh McCall on an epic journey from Rome to Athens.

July 27 to August 11, 2016

Iceland to Greenland

VOLCANOES AND FROZEN WATERFALLS

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Embark the Sea Adventurer to discover the ethereal beauty of Iceland and Greenland--element-sculpted landscapes, mighty glaciers and geothermal hotspots.

July 28 to August 3, 2016

Canadian Rockies

LAND OF PEAKS AND GLACIERS

The glacier-sheared cliffs, snowy peaks, cascading waterfalls and sapphire lakes of the Canadian Rockies make every bend in the road utterly breathtaking.

August 18 to September 6, 2016

Cape Town to Cairo

WILDLIFE, PYRAMIDS AND THE GREAT RIFT VALLEY

Join faculty leader Larry Diamond, ’73, MA ’78, PhD ’80, on a private air safari across the entire length of Africa, from the southernmost tip at Cape Town to the Egyptian capital of Cairo.

August 28 to September 9, 2016

Eastern England Walk

A WALK THROUGH HISTORY

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Amble with faculty leader Charlie Junkerman and local hosts Peter Watson and Tony Morris through the lush landscapes of the east of England that inspired the masterpieces of English painters John Constable and J.M.W. Turner.

September 1 to 20, 2016

Yunnan and Tibet

Rooftop of the World

Explore the magnificent scenery and the multi-ethnic minority cultures in the “Land South of the Clouds,” (Yunnan Province) and the “Rooftop of the World” (Tibet).

September 2 to 13, 2016

Oxford and the Cotswolds

DESIGNED FOR SOLO TRAVELERS

Designed with solo travelers and life-long learners in mind, this seminar allows participants to delve into the majesty of British history, culture and literature inside the classroom and out and also to explore both the storied town of Oxford and the idyllic Cotswold countryside.

September 9 to 25, 2016

Patagonia Field Seminar

JOURNEY TO THE END OF THE EARTH

Spend three days on campus with Professor Bill Durham, ’71, before traveling to Buenos Aires where our Patagonia adventure begins.

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