Looking for the vacation of a lifetime? Venture out into the beauty of the world and share the experience with fellow Idaho alumni as part of the Vandal Voyager Travel Program.
Travel is considered a continuing education program and provides alumni and friends an opportunity to learn more about the University of Idaho and the benefits of being a part of the Alumni Association. The program affords participants the chance to maintain contact with the university while learning about international and domestic locations among the camaraderie of fellow alumni and friends. Our tours help establish and strengthen relationships between alumni and friends of the association and the university.
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Revel in authentic Americana aboard the luxury riverboat American Queen as you cruise along the vast Mississippi River. Delve into the history, culture and grandeur of the Antebellum South from New Orleans to Memphis, stopping at Oak Alley, St. Francisville, Natchez, Vicksburg and Helena.
- 8 nights
- From $3,999 (estimate) per person, double occupancy. Airfare is additional.
Take the alternate route, traveling from Memphis to New Orleans aboard the American Queen, the largest riverboat cruising American rivers.
Our travel partner for these trips is Go Next Inc.
, 8000 W. 78th Street, Suite 345, Minneapolis, MN. 55439-2538.
For booking specifics, estimated fees and additional information, call toll free: 800-842-9023 or visit www.GoNext.com
Passage Cruise through the Panama Canal and Costa Rica on the M.S. Serenissima.
- 9 days/8 nights (1 night San Jose, CR / 7 nights Puerta Caldera, CR to Colon for Panama City)
- 90 bed charter
- $3,395 per person, double occupancy
Join special guest Mr. Lech Walesa, and Alumni Director Steve Johnson and wife Claudia on a memorable tour!
- 10 days (8-night cruise from Copenhagen to Stockholm, 2 nights in St. Petersburg)
- One (220 bed) charter
- $5,995 per person, double occupancy before Dec. 15, 2015; $6,995 after Dec. 15, 2015
Enjoy this extraordinary opportunity to travel from the university town of Cambridge to the timeless city of Canterbury through quintessential England.
- 9 days / 7 nights (3 Minster Lovell / 4 Oxford)
- $3,395 per person, double occupancy (estimate)
Experience the authentic provincial character of Dordogne for one full week in Sarlat-la-Canéda, one of the most beautiful medieval villages in France.
- 9 days / 7 nights in Sarlat-la-Canéda at the Plaza Madeleine
- Approximately $3295 per PAX
- $3,395 per person, double occupancy before April 6, 2015; $3,695 after April 6, 2015
Join us for this unique expedition to Patagonia’s breathtaking Chilean fjords.
- 12 days / 9 nights (2 Santiago / 1 Punta Arenas / 2 Torres Del Paine / 4 cruise Punta Arenas to Ushuaia)
- 128 bed charter ship
- $6,495 per person, double occupancy before March 11, 2015
Our travel partner for these trips is Thomas P. Gohagan & Company
, 209 South LaSalle Street, Suite 500
Chicago, IL 60604-1446. For booking specifics, estimated fees and additional information, call toll free (800) 922-3088.
The University of Idaho, through its Alumni Association, is pleased to provide this service of facilitating travel opportunities for its alumni and friends. We strive to work with the best partners to make available interesting and enriching travel options for University of Idaho alumni. Please note that the University does not conduct these tours, nor does it act as an agent for guests interested in tours. The Alumni Association acts as a facilitator with tour operators, with whom tour participants may make arrangements for completing travel. We are pleased to act as a liaison with tour operators should you have any questions or concerns that may arise before, during or after your tour. The Alumni Association encourages you to familiarize yourself thoroughly with the tour operator’s cancellation and refund policies, and also to investigate other available services such as trip cancellation insurance and emergency medical insurance coverage. The University is not responsible for changes to trips, itineraries or final travel arrangements, or for losses or additional expenses resulting from travel. The University of Idaho Alumni Association reserves the right to withdraw its affiliation with any individual tour, should conditions warrant.
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