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May 29 to June 6, 2020

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.

June 4 to 19, 2020

Fair Isles and Fjords

NORWAY AND THE SHETLAND ISLANDS

Cruise aboard the Hebridean Sky from northern Scotland up the spectacular coast of Norway and into the Arctic Circle with faculty leader Scott Pearson.

June 6 to 17, 2020

Baltic Republics

ESTONIA, LATVIA AND LITHUANIA

In the baroque city of Vilnius, enjoy a private piano concert at the ancestral home of a renowned Lithuanian composer with a personalized performance by his direct descendant.

June 8 to 22, 2020

Prague to Paris

CRUISE THE MAIN AND RHINE RIVERS

Learn from faculty leader Carolyn Lougee in fairy-tale-like Prague, and go back in time to view exquisitely preserved buildings that survived WWII, with architectural styles ranging from Romanesque to baroque and neoclassical.

June 10 to 22, 2020

Circumnavigation of Iceland

ABOARD THE BRAND-NEW LE BELLOT

Navigate Iceland’s entire coastline with faculty leader Dustin Schroeder aboard the all-new luxury yacht, Le Bellot, looking for summering whales from the ship’s decks.

June 12 to 30, 2020

Ethiopia

LEGENDARY LAND OF CHURCHES AND MOUNTAINS

Obelisks. Rock-hewn churches. Paleolithic sites. Discover these and more as we traverse Ethiopia with faculty leader Karl Eikenberry, MA ’94, a former ambassador to Afghanistan (2009–2011).

June 21 to 29, 2020

Croatia Family Adventure

TREASURES ALONG THE ADRIATIC

With faculty leader Ivan Lupic, step back in time and explore medieval castles and Roman fortresses, including the Klis Fortress near the city of Split, used as one of the sets of the TV series, Game of Thrones. Enjoy an authentic sword-and-archery class at the fortress!

June 24 to July 3, 2020

Galapagos Family Adventure

TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE

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

June 26 to July 6, 2020

Rome and Tuscany

PAGEANTRY OF THE PALIO

Our classic tour led by art history professor Emanuele Lugli begins in the birthplace of the Renaissance, continues to the Tuscan  countryside and ends in the Eternal City.

July 4 to 12, 2020

England Coast to Coast Hike

A WALK ACROSS NORTHERN ENGLAND

Hike across England with faculty leader Linda Paulson and trail expert Peter Watson, starting in the lovely Lake District on the coast of the Irish Sea and ending at Robin Hood’s Bay on the edge of the North Sea.

July 5 to 15, 2020

Scandinavia Family Adventure

SWEDEN, DENMARK AND NORWAY

Along with faculty leader Caroline Winterer, celebrate summertime at Copenhagen’s Tivoli Gardens, the world’s oldest amusement park, and visit the homes of local families to learn about the daily life of Danes.

July 8 to 17, 2020

Galapagos Expedition

UP CLOSE WITH NATURE

Marvel at the unique biodiversity of the Galápagos Islands and explore one of the world’s only destinations where humans can venture within a few feet of wild animals in their natural habitat. 

July 8 to 19, 2020

Tanzania Safari

AFRICA'S "BIG FIVE" AND THE GREAT MIGRATION

Join faculty leader Suki Hoagland on an epic adventure timed to observe the start of the massive annual wildebeest migration. And travel to Olduvai Gorge, the “cradle of mankind,” to meet with paleoanthropologists and learn about our roots from resident researchers.

July 10 to 16, 2020

Alaska Family Adventure

GLACIERS, WHALES AND BEARS, OH MY!

Discover the wonders of Alaska’s Inside Passage, site of some of North America’s most spectacular scenery, in the company of faculty leader Franklin “Lynn” Orr, ’69.

July 18 to 30, 2020

China Family Adventure

FAMILY FUN FROM BEIJING TO DALI

Combining the highlights of China with remarkable cultural experiences, we’ll stay at the historic Linden Centre in Dali, visit the Forbidden City in Beijing, be awed by the terra-cotta warriors of Xi’an and much more.

July 25 to August 11, 2020

Southern Africa aboard Rovos Rail

FROM CAPE TOWN TO VICTORIA FALLS

Travel in the lap of luxury while staying at Cape Town’s Mount Nelson Hotel and riding the Edwardian-style train, the Rovos Rail, with Professor Jeff Koseff, MS ’78, PhD ’83.

August 27 to September 9, 2020

Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia

THE CAUCASUS AT A CROSSROADS

Explore three of Europe’s oldest inhabited regions with faculty leader Abbas Milani. Along the way, we’ll also meet with rep-resentatives of local NGOs, journalists, students, entrepreneurs and religious leaders.

August 30 to September 10, 2020

European Symposium: Vienna to Budapest

A REFLECTION ON THE EVOLUTION OF EUROPE

Celebrate the shared  history and accomplishments between Europe and the United States, and reflect on the evolution of Europe over the past century and the future challenges and opportunities facing the European Union.

September 3 to 19, 2020

Tanzania Field Seminar

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING AT ITS BEST

Attend a three-day workshop on the Stanford campus with Professor Bill Durham, ’71, and Dr. Susan Charnley, MA ’89, PhD ’94, before heading to Africa with them.

September 5 to 17, 2020

Normandy and Brittany Walk

CIDER, CALVADOS AND CAMEMBERT

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.

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