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:

Blue Footed Boobies

Voyage of Discovery:
Wonders of the Galápagos Islands

Exclusively Chartered First-Class Exploration Vessel SANTA CRUZ II

January 15 - 23, 2018
Activity Level:
From $4,995 plus air, double occupancy

This incredible nine-day journey features the Galápagos Islands, where the unique wildlife accepts up-close human interaction like nowhere else on Earth. Accompanied by certified naturalists, cruise for four nights and enjoy three nights on mainland Ecuador. Ecuadorian rainforest eco lodge Pre-Tour Option. Six-night Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley Post-Tour Option.

Manuel Antonio National Park

Passage Through the Panama Canal and Costa Rica

Exclusively Chartered, Five-Star, All-Suite, Small Ship M.V.STAR BREEZE

February 3 - 11, 2018
Activity Level:
From $4,995 plus air, double occupancy

A spectacular nine-day journey through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal to the Costa Rican rainforest. Experience a daylight passage through the canal and call at remote island paradises. Explore Costa Rica’s terrestrial wonders and tour Panama City. Pre- and Post-Program Options offered.

Bora Bora Aerial

Cruising Tahiti and French Polynesia

Including Air from Los Angeles
Five-Star Small Sailing Ship M.S.Y. WIND SPIRIT

February 13 - 23, 2018
Activity Level:
From approximately $6,795

This trip is currently waitlisted

Join us for nine nights in French Polynesia, with seven nights sailing aboard the Five-Star M.S.Y. WIND SPIRIT. Includes air from Los Angeles, an exclusive excursion on each island—Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, Taha’a, Raiatea and Huahine—and two nights in Papeete, Tahiti.

Stockholm Harbor

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

Featuring Guest Speaker Lech Wałęsa, Former President of Poland
Exclusively Chartered, Five-Star, Small Ship M.V.STAR BREEZE

June 11 - 19, 2018
Activity Level:
Moderately Active
From $6,495 plus air, double occupancy

Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic states, with seven nights aboard an exclusively Chartered small ship. Enjoy specially arranged presentations by former president of Poland Lech Wałęsa and by noted author and scholar Sergei N. Khrushchev, son of Nikita Khrushchev. Visit Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, and Bornholm.

Alaskan glacier

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

Travel from Juneau to Vancouver aboard the Exclusively Chartered, Five-Star, All-Suite, Small Ship M.V.STARLEGEND

July 5 - 12, 2018
Activity Level:
Moderately Active
From $4,895 plus air, double occupancy

Cruise through the Inside Passage from Juneau to Vancouver enjoy naturalist-led Zodiac excursions and from the comfort of your own spacious, ocean-view Suite, with superior views of Alaska’s spectacular scenery and abundant wildlife. Call at Sitka, Wrangell and Ketchikan.

Monte Carlo

Rivieras and Islands

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

Sept. 26 - Oct. 4, 2018
Activity Level:
Moderately Active
From approximately $4,795 plus air, double occupancy

Cruise for seven nights from Rome to Barcelona aboard an exclusively chartered small ship. Visit the sun-drenched French and Italian Rivieras and islands and up to five UNESCO World Heritage sites, with excursions featuring Corsica, Florence or Pisa, Italy’s Cinque Terre, Monte Carlo, Marseille and St. Tropez.

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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