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June 22 to July 2, 2019

Bordeaux to Rioja Food and Wine

A GASTRONOMIC JOURNEY IN SPAIN AND FRANCE

Through our well-fostered connections, visit some of Bordeaux and Rioja’s most exclusive wineries, and enjoy an introductory seminar with a lauded Master of Wine.

June 22 to 29, 2019

Canadian Rockies by Rail

PRISTINE WILDERNESS AND MAJESTIC MOUNTAINS

Be awed by the glacier-sheared cliffs, snowy peaks, cascading waterfalls and sapphire lakes of the Canadian Rockies—every bend in the rail is utterly breathtaking.

June 24 to July 6, 2019

Italian Riviera, Tuscany and Rome

PAGEANTRY OF THE PALIO

Experience just how sweet life is as we explore the hillside towns that dot the Italian Riviera and the pastoral Tuscan countryside with art history professor Fabio Barry and local experts.

June 26 to July 5, 2019

Galapagos Family Adventure

TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE

WAIT LIST ONLY

Cruise among the “enchanted isles” aboard the Santa Cruz II, chartered exclusively for Stanford families and ideally suited for exploring the Galápagos chain.

July 10 to 19, 2019

Galapagos Expedition

UP CLOSE WITH NATURE

Marvel at the unique biodiversity of each Galápagos island and explore one of the world’s only destinations where humans can venture within a few feet of wild animals in their natural habitat. Best photo ops ever!

July 10 to 22, 2019

Kilimanjaro Trek

SUMMIT THE ROOF OF AFRICA

Grab this opportunity to embark on one of the world’s greatest adventures and one of the most satisfying accomplishments of one’s life: trekking to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak and one of the world’s “Seven Summits.”

July 17 to 27, 2019

Baltic Sea

NATION-HOPPING ABOARD THE HEBRIDEAN SKY

Sail around the Baltic Sea with faculty leader Amir Weiner aboard the all-suite Hebridean Sky, starting and ending in Sweden with stops in Latvia, Estonia, Russia and Finland.

July 19 to 29, 2019

Pantanal

LAND OF CONTRASTS

Discover the Pantanal, the largest freshwater wetland in the world and a premier destination for wildlife viewing.

July 20 to 29, 2019

Athens to Venice

VOYAGE TO SEMINAL SITES OF HISTORY

Voyage across the cobalt waters of the Ionian, Mediterranean and Adriatic seas aboard Le Lyrial in search of ancient civilizations and exquisitely well-preserved island cities.

July 24 to August 4, 2019

Wales, England and Scotland

TRAVERSE THE HIGHLANDS

With faculty leader Elaine Treharne, traverse the Highlands on a two-night journey aboard the Belmond Royal Scotsman. In addition, relive bygone eras on two day trips aboard vintage private trains—from a Welsh slate mine to the sea aboard the world’s oldest narrow gauge railway, and across the Yorkshire moors.

July 24 to August 8, 2019

Southern Africa aboard Rovos Rail

FROM CAPE TOWN TO VICTORIA FALLS

Relive bygone eras while staying at Cape Town’s Mount Nelson Hotel and riding the Edwardian-style Rovos Rail luxury train.

July 26 to August 3, 2019

Iceland

GEOTHERMAL WONDERS, GLACIERS AND WATERFALLS

Join husbandand-wife team, professors Pam Matson and Peter Vitousek, environment and sustainability experts, as we stop at Thingvellir National Park, Strokkur Geyser and Gulfoss, or “Golden Waterfall,” on this acclaimed route of geological highlights.

August 9 to 18, 2019

Gorillas and the Maasai Mara

WILDLIFE VIEWING IN KENYA AND RWANDA

Traveling with biological anthropologist Jamie Jones, come face to face with some of the planet’s most endangered wildlife. Savor three days of safari in the famed Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya, and trek to view mountain gorillas and golden monkeys in Rwanda.

August 16 to 26, 2019

Captivating Croatia

TREASURES ALONG THE ADRIATIC

Take a deep dive into the small, yet culturally rich, country of Croatia on a rare land-based itinerary led by Stanford English professor and Croatian native Ivan Lupic.

August 23 to September 11, 2019

Central Asia and the Caucasus

ANCIENT CULTURES OF THE CASPIAN

Accompanied by faculty leader and former ambassador to Afghanistan (2009–2011), Karl Eikenberry, MA ’94, explore nine different UNESCO World Heritage sites as we travel through five wildly diverse countries on this tailor-made, modern-day caravan.

August 25 to September 6, 2019

Northern England Walk

A WALK THROUGH ENGLISH HISTORY

Tread the fertile farmland and grassy trails of the Lake District, a verdant land that inspired seminal works from such Lake Poets as William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

August 27 to September 12, 2019

Path of the Vikings

ICELAND, GREENLAND AND CANADA

Follow in the path of the Vikings on a voyage aboard the Le Champlain from Iceland along the coast of Greenland and on to Canada. 

August 29 to September 7, 2019

Alaska's Inside Passage

GLACIERS, GRIZZLIES AND EAGLES

Cruise aboard the MV Alaskan Dream past carpets of rain forest as seals cavort shipside, and be enlightened by faculty leader Rob Jackson about Alaska’s wealth of natural riches.

September 7 to 15, 2019

Art and Anatomy: Florence

Exclusively for Stanford School of Medicine Alumni

EXCLUSIVELY FOR STANFORD SCHOOL OF MEDICINE ALUMNI

On this inaugural Stanford Travel/Study program designed exclusively for the Stanford Medicine community, we’ll explore the incredible history and relics of the unique relationship between art and science in the cradle of the Renaissance: Florence.

September 8 to 21, 2019

Galapagos Field Seminar

NATURE'S ULTIMATE OUTDOOR CLASSROOM

Enjoy three days of on-campus workshops with Professor Bill Durham, ’71, before traveling to Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands.

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