Alumni Travel Programs

We're excited to host new travel opportunities for UC alumni this year. Our unique program allows you to see the world with fellow Bearcats without having to worry about any planning or added costs. Our trusted professional travel partners take care of all the details, so all you have to worry about is enjoying the sights and making new memories. Come travel around the world and learn with us!


Upcoming Trips:


SOLD OUT - Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords
A Voyage from Glasgow to Copenhagen

Aboard the Exclusively Chartered Five-Star Small Ship M.S LE BORÉAL. Featuring the Jacobite Steam Train and Norway’s Flåm Railway and Guest Speaker Archaeologist Nick Card.

June 1 - 9, 2017
Activity Level:
Moderately Active
From $4,895 plus air, double occupancy

Join us for a unique, comprehensive, nine-day journey to Scotland’s rarely visited Orkney and Shetland Islands and Norway’s majestic coastal fjords. Cruise from Glasgow, Scotland, to Copenhagen, Denmark, aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star M.S. LE BORÉAL and enjoy two of the world’s most scenic rail journeys. Edinburgh/Glasgow Pre-Cruise and Copenhagen Post-Cruise Options.

Dutch Waterways

River Life along the Dutch Waterways

Exclusively Chartered Deluxe Small River Ship M.S. AMADEUS SILVER II

April 26 - May 4, 2017
Activity Level:
Moderately Active
From $2,995 plus air, double occupancy

Cruise for seven nights in Flanders aboard an exclusively chartered, deluxe, AMADEUS small river ship when Holland’s breathtaking tulip fields are in bloom. Meet local residents during the exclusive RIVER LIFE FORUM®. Tour the Kröller-Müeller museum. Visit Amsterdam, Bruges, Hoorn, Maastricht, Antwerp and Keukenhof Gardens. Delft  Kinderdijk  The Hague Pre- and Amsterdam Post-Cruise Options.


Village Life in Dordogne

May 25 to June 2, 2017
Activity Level:
Moderately Active
From $3,695 plus air, double occupancy

Experience the provincial character of Dordogne for one full week in Sarlat-la-Canéda, one of the most beautiful and well-preserved medieval villages in France. Stay in the family-owned PLAZA MADELEINE HÔTEL, formerly a grand 19th-century townhouse. Discover the region’s charming villages, medieval castles and prehistoric treasures. Bordeaux Pre-Program Option.


SOLD OUT - Circumnavigation of Iceland
Land of Fire and Ice

Exclusively Chartered Five-Star Ice-Class Ship M.S LE SOLÉAL

August 1 - 9, 2017
Activity Level:
From $5,995 plus air, double occupancy

Discover the unique beauty of Iceland on this seven-night circumnavigation aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star, ice-class M.S. LE SOLÉAL. See ancient Viking ruins, glittering glaciers atop simmering volcanoes, and rugged coastline. Visit Grimsey Island on the Arctic Circle, and cruise past Surtsey, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Reykjavik Pre-Cruise Option.


Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia
A Voyage from Barcelona to Lisbon

Aboard the Exclusively Chartered, Five-Star Small Ship M.S. LE LYRIAL

October 9 - 17, 2017
Activity Level: Moderately Active
From $4,295 plus air, double occupancy
Reserve by March 24, 2017 and save $2,000 per couple.

This nine-day voyage showcases the Iberian Peninsula between Barcelona and Lisbon and features Spain’s legendary Guadalquivir River. Visit Portugal’s Algarve region, Spain’s Granada and Valencia, the Strait of Gibraltar and the Balearic Island of Palma de Mallorca. Cruise aboard the Five-Star small ship M.S. LE LYRIAL. Barcelona Pre-Cruise and Lisbon Post-Cruise Options.

2018 Trips Coming Soon

Feb. 13 - 23

Panama Canal/Costa Rica
Feb. 3 - 11

Baltic Sea
June 1 - 8

July 5 - 12

Rivieras & Islands
Sept. 26 - Oct. 4

All UC alumni trips include enhanced travel services:

  • Transfers and luggage handling abroad for participants whose arrival(s)/departure(s) coincide with the scheduled group transfer(s).
  • All excursions and visits, as outlined in brochure, with experienced local guides.
  • Gratuities to local guides and drivers on included excursions and transfers.
  • Complimentary bottled water in your Suite or Stateroom and on excursions.
  • The services of experienced Gohagan & Company Travel Directors throughout the program.
  • Complimentary use of a state-of-the-art audio headset for each participant during guided excursions.
  • Travel document wallet, name badge and pre‑departure information.
  • Automatic $250,000 flight insurance policy for each participant ticketed on flights by Gohagan & Company.

More Information

Join our travel mailing list and we'll send you brochures for all upcoming trips. Use the button below or call us at 513-556-4344.

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Travel Insurance

Please visit our partner, USI Travel Insurance Services or call 800-937-1387 to see travel insurance packages available to UC alumni at special rates.


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