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.

CERN
June 2018
Join experimental particle physicist Professor Ian Shipsey to explore fundamental questions about the structure of our universe
On board the Aegean Odyssey
August 2018
Circumnavigate Iceland cruising from London
Black and white ruffed lemur
August 2018
Evolution and zoology of a Gondwanaland Island
Dunhuang
August 2018
China and Central Asia
CERN
August 2018
Geneva and the experiments changing our understanding of the world
View of Donostia-San Sebastián
September 2018
The Final Stages of the Peninsular War
Bayon Castle, Cambodia. With red leaf tree
September 2018
Angkor Wat and beyond
HMS Ark Royal
September 2018
In defence of our island nation
Isabela Island
September 2018
A voyage aboard the 90-guest Santa Cruz II
Gondolas in Venice
September 2018
Italian and Adriatic highlights
Cathedral St Etienne, Nevers
September 2018
A hotel barge cruise along the Canal Latéral a la Loire
Romania
September 2018
Wooden villages, painted churches and Saxon citadels
Trakai castle
October 2018
Latvia and Lithuania
Terrace Mu Cang Chai
October 2018
Along the Burma Road
Chinese cooking
October 2018
Unlocking China's culinary secrets.
Potala Palace
October 2018
A journey through Laos, Yunnan and Tibet
Odisha village
October 2018
An aesthetic and textile tour of the east and south
Konyak Nagas
November 2018
A Tribal Odyssey
Gasa
November 2018
A geological traversal of Bhutan.
Cartagena
November 2018
Diversity and Civilisation
Indian rhino Assam
November 2018
Man-made and natural wonders of India
Light house at Galle Dutch Fort in Sri Lanka
February 2019
Sri Lanka in the footsteps of Geoffrey Bawa
Nymphaeum in the Roman city of Gerasa, preset-day Jerash, Jordan
March 2019
Romans, Crusaders and Lawrence of Arabia
Giant tortoise on beach
March 2019
A Natural History Eco Safari
Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina
April 2019
Natural and Cultural Wonders
Orangutan in the wild
April 2019
A natural history odyssey
Narejenjastan, Shiraz
April 2019
The changing faces of Iran
Kaylan Square, Bukhara
April 2019
Along the Golden Road from Samarkan
Jackson Square, New Orleans
May 2019
A cruise from New Orleans to Memphis
Baby sloth eating mangrove leaf
May 2019
Central America's Garden of Eden
MS Polarlys
May 2019
The Viking Heritage Tour
Albania - Byzantine Church
June 2019
UNESCO treasures and the ruins of Roman Illyrium
Hogarth' world in London
June 2019
with Lars Tharp
Sir Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
June 2019
Final Stages of the Peninsular War
Southern Patagonian Ice Field
June 2019
With Oxford’s Professor of Astrophysics
Children of Mustang
August 2019
Explore an ancient and spectacular region
Longmen grottoes in Luoyang, Henan, China
August 2019
China and Central Asia
Camargue flamingos
August 2019
A cruise along the Rhone a Sete Canal
Java, Mt Bromo
September 2019
A journey through Indonesia
Vologoda River, Russia
September 2019
A Journey from St Petersburg to Moscow
Astronomical instrument at Jantar Mantar observatory
September 2019
Stargazing from the ancient world to the present day
Zwinger Porcelain
September 2019
with Lars Tharp
Bongeunsa Temple During the Summer in the Gangnam District of Seoul
September 2019
5000 years of culture and history
Belém Tower on the Tagua River
September 2019
Discover Portugal’s epic history
Helsinki, Finland
September 2019
Tallinn and Helsinki
Lalibela
September 2019
Aksum, Lalibela and the Meskel Festival
Hand waiving
October 2019
Appreciate the intangible cultural heritage of Bhutan
Saiq Plateau, Oman
December 2019
The making of Oman
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