Skip to content

Browse Trips

All Trips

Showing 41 - 60 of 90

March 22 to April 1, 2020

Emilia-Romagna

RENAISSANCE COURTS OF ITALY

With Christy Junkerman, explore Italy’s oft-overlooked court cities—Bologna, Parma, Ferrara, Mantova—whose aristocratic families played vital roles in the birth of the Renaissance, hosting artists, architects and musicians.

April 3 to May 2, 2020

Florence Sabbatical

A MONTH IN THE CRADLE OF THE RENAISSANCE

Ever dreamt about spending an entire month in Florence, heart and soul of the Renaissance? Now’s the time! Dive headlong into Florentine life, language and culture during this four-week stay in beautiful Firenze.

April 5 to 18, 2020

Tunisia

FROM CARTHAGE TO THE JASMINE REVOLUTION

Visit a total of seven UNESCO World Heritage sites, covering the Phoenician, Roman and Islamic periods, accompanied by faculty leader Grant Parker, chair of Stanford’s department of classics and faculty affiliate of the university’s Center for African Studies.

April 5 to 15, 2020

Dutch Waterways

MASTERPIECES OF ART AND NATURE

Attend the world’s largest flower auction in Aalsmeer and visit Keukenhof—80 acres of more than 7 million bulbs and 800 varieties of tulips—at the peak of the blooming season.

April 7 to 21, 2020

Spice Islands and Beyond

UNDERWATER EDENS OF EASTERN INDONESIA

Travel with two faculty leaders, Rob Dunbar and Bill Durham, '71, as we sail among the Maluku Islands and the 1,500 islands of the extraordinarily biodiverse Raja Ampat archipelago off New Guinea, home to more than 75 percent of the earth's coral and fish species.

April 15 to 26, 2020

Sicily Walk

ISLAND CROSSROADS OF THE MEDITERRANEAN

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

April 16 to 26, 2020

Piemonte and the Italian Riviera

TREASURES OF NORTHWESTERN ITALY

Enjoy the good life as we delve into a pair of Italy’s most alluring regions—Piemonte and Liguria’s Italian Riviera. Faculty leader Roberto D’Alimonte enlightens us while our Stanford  connections give us special access.

April 18 to 26, 2020

Focus: Vienna

IMPERIAL GRANDEUR

Walk with former Vienna resident Bert Patenaude, MA ’79, PhD ’87, on the streets where Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and Schubert once walked, and meet with a current member of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra.

April 28 to May 8, 2020

Barcelona to Valencia Food and Wine

DISCOVERING IBERIA

Travel with historian Peter Mann, PhD ’12, and wine expert Jeremy Shaw to Spain’s Catalonia and Valencia regions to learn about the culture, art and, of course, food and wine.

May 1 to 10, 2020

St. Petersburg

RUSSIA'S IMPERIAL CAPITAL

Traveling with faculty leader Jack Kollmann, visit several of St. Petersburg’s most iconic edifices, such as the Peter and Paul Fortress, the Peterhof Palace and the ornate Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood.

May 2 to 15, 2020

Slovenia and Croatia

CRUISE THE ADRIATIC

With faculty leader Scott Pearson, 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.

May 7 to 16, 2020

Alaska's Inside Passage

GLACIERS, GRIZZLIES AND EAGLES

Cruise aboard the MV Alaskan Dream past carpets of rain forest as seals cavort shipside and Professor Margot Gerritsen, PhD ’97, enightens us about Alaska’s natural treasures.

May 8 to May 22, 2020

Israel: Past and Present

EXPLORING THE HOLY LAND

Meet with Palestinians, Jewish settlers, local academics and journalists to hear various, often opposing opinions about current events and the future of this hotly contested land.

May 8 to 19, 2020

Ireland Walk

AN ACTIVE EXPLORATION OF THE EMERALD ISLE

Join professor of European literature, Charlie Junkerman, and walking guide Peter Watson on our delightful amble along the western shores of this legendary land of playful  pixies, iconic saints and melancholy writers.

May 11 to 22, 2020

Spain and Portugal by Sea

SHORES OF IBERIA ABOARD THE SEA CLOUD II

Cruise the Iberian coast with faculty leader Lisa Surwillo aboard the magnificent, three-masted Sea Cloud II that brings back the seafaring elegance of a bygone era.

May 11 to 26, 2020

Mountains of Japan

SPRINGTIME IN THE JAPANESE ALPS

Travel by trolley, gondola and cable car up into the Japanese Alps, where we stay overnight on the slopes of Mount Tateyama.

May 15 to 24, 2020

Churchill's England

CORRIDORS OF POWER

Accompanied by faculty leader Brad Osgood and savvy local experts, learn about the leaders and parliamentarians who have popu-lated Britain’s colorful political history.

May 20 to June 4, 2020

Wild Kamchatka and the Kuril Islands

A WILDLIFE AND BIRDING EXPEDITION

Visit this remote and scenically dramatic region of Russia’s far east aboard the intimate 100-guest Caledonian Sky.

May 20 to 28, 2020

Focus: Lisbon

AN INSIDER'S LOOK

Dive deep into Portuguese culture, literature and philosophy with Vincent Barletta, associate professor of comparative literature and Iberian and Latin American cultures at Stanford.

May 24 to June 6, 2020

Australia by Air

VOYAGE IN THE LAND DOWN UNDER

Enjoy six charter flights between Sydney and Port Douglas aboard our private Fokker 70 with Professor Len Ortolano.

Showing 41 - 60 of 90

Contact Us

(650) 725-1093
travelstudy@alumni.stanford.edu

Sign Up for E-updates

Sign up for email updates to be among the first to learn of newly added trips, last-minute openings on popular departures and other program announcements.

Sign up

Connect on Social Media