Travel

Travel

Fascinating destinations, congenial companions and expert insights.

These are the key elements of the Cambridge alumni travel programme. The widely varied tours reach all corners of the globe, and are accompanied by trip lecturers who offer an expert insight into the destinations visited.  Read travel programme reviews from alumni who have enjoyed previous trips.

Munich Opera Festival
July 2014
World-class opera, chamber music and song recitals.
Tsarabanjina fisherman
August 2014
Evolution and the Zoology of a Gondwanaland Island
Cedarburg Flowers and Zebra
August 2014
Cape and Garden Route in springtime
Norway
September 2014
Jointly with University of Oxford
Lamayuru Monastery
September 2014
A journey through Ladakh and Kashmir
Caucasus
September 2014
Georgia and Armenia
Suzhou Garden
September 2014
Literati and Arts of the Song and Ming dynasties
Chania Harbour
September 2014
'Out in the dark blue sea there lies an island called Crete, a rich and lovely land'
Lalibela
September 2014
The Empire of Aksum, the Rock-cut Churches of Lalibela and the Meskel Festival
WW1 Anniversary trip
September 2014
The Great War in Flanders
Crab
October 2014
The zoology, ecology and ornithology of the Pacific
Boanath
October 2014
Kingdoms in the Sky
Segesta Temple
October 2014
An island full of unexpected joys with a vibrant and multicultural heritage to explore
Tribal and Sacred China
October 2014
Laos, Yunnan and Tibet
The Golden Eagle interior
October 2014
Travelling from the southern Caucasus across the Caspian Sea to the ancient trading posts of the Silk Road
Shwedgon Pagoda
October 2014
The art and culture of the Golden Land
Kolkata Victoria Memorial
November 2014
Southern India is an exotic land full of centuries-old temples, bazaars selling fragrant spices and wildlife parks abounding with rare fauna and flora
Frog sitting on a leaf
February 2015
Central America's Garden of Eden
Northern Lights
February 2015
Explore the beautiful frozen wilderness within the Arctic Circle
St Petersburg
February 2015
Discover the 'Venice of the North'
Hamnoy, Norway
March 2015
Sail north to Kirkenes, Svolvær and the beautiful Lofoten Islands
Egypt Karnak Temple
March 2015
Cairo and Saqqara, Coptic monasteries, desert oases, Luxor, Abydos and Dendera
Forum, Pompeii
April 2015
In Rome and Pompeii
Registan, Uzbekekistan
April 2015
A journey through Central Asia
Muktinah Annapurna, Nepal
April 2015
Travel to an ancient kingdom on the very edge of the Tibetan plateau
Yunnan Guizhou
April 2015
Encounter the traditions, landscapes and local cuisines of south and west China
Brandenburg Gate
April 2015
600 years at the heart of Europe
MS Fram, Norway
May 2015
Discover the beautiful fjords, cosy villages and bustling towns of Norway
Waterloo
May 2015
Commemorating 200 years since the Waterloo Campaign
Himalayas view
May 2015
A geological journey through the Himalayan mountains of Nepal
Kekova, Turkey
June 2015
Classic yacht cruise through Lycia and Pamphylia
Borneo proboscis monkeys
June 2015
White Rajahs, Orangutans and the Birdwing Butterfly
Valetta Harbour, Malta
July 2015
Megaliths, Romans and crusaders
Interior of Le Phénicien
July 2015
Luxury barge cruise from Avignon to Aigues Mortes
Scottish borders house
July 2015
Exclusive access to Scotland’s finest castles and country houses
Choir, Hereford
July 2015
Celebrate the 300th Anniversary of one of the world’s oldest choral festivals
Peru - Incas - Machu Picchu
September 2015
Machu Picchu and the Nazca Lines
Leopard at Okonjima - Namibia
September 2015
Dunes, deserts, wildlife and rock art
Assos, Turkey
September 2015
Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Troy and Istanbul
Korcula Town, Croatia
September 2015
Cruise from Split to Dubrovnik
Bengal Murshi Palace from boat
September 2015
Calcutta and a week’s cruise along the Hooghly
Piedmont
October 2015
Some of the finest food and wine in Italy
Menara Gardens
October 2015
Islamic art and architecture, Roman North Africa
Angkor Wat
October 2015
Exclusive cruise from Siem Reap to Saigon
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