Travel Program

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Explore the world with us!

Through partnerships with Contiki, Colette, Go Ahead, and Go Next, UCF Alumni is able to offer Knights a variety of great travel packages to beautiful and exotic destinations around the world. Whether you want to see the sights of Europe or stay a little closer to home and travel to delightful domestic destinations, our annual travel opportunities have something for everyone. Don't know where to start? No worries! We've provided lots of helpful links to guide you through your upcoming adventure! Share your travel adventures by using #travelingknights on social media.

EUROPEAN DISCOVERY

Contiki European Discovery

New grad travel ages 18-35 from $2,479
May 10 - May 22, 2017 | 13 days

This trip makes a great graduation gift! Uniquely iconic. Infamously cool. Some say Europe is a rite of passage; we say it’s a life defining adventure. Jump head first into new cultures & eclectic experiences you won’t find anywhere else. From Amsterdam to Rome to Paris, you won't want to miss a thing. In fact, sleep will probably be the last thing on your mind! Let’s make one thing clear; a holiday in Europe with Contiki will send you home with absolutely no regrets.

Activity Level: ** Moderately Active. Moderate walking required, often on uneven or steep terrain; may involve traveling in small boats of other vehicles.

Tour Company: Contiki | BOOK BY JAN. 31, 2017  |  LEARN MORE


FOOD & WINE: 
San Francisco & Wine Country with UCF Alumni, Family & Friends

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All alumni travel from $2,299
June 16-21, 2017 | 6 days food and wine

California's culture comes alive on a trip through the state’s famous flavors and fare. Enjoy the bustle of world-class cities and the beauty of wine country. Sample local specialties in San Francisco and Berkeley. Indulge in rich wines, olive oils and cheeses in Napa and Sonoma. From a hands-on cooking class to savory tastings, you’ll experience the trends and traditions that define the region.

Activity Level: ** Moderately Active. Moderate walking required, often on uneven or steep terrain; may involve traveling in small boats of other vehicles.

Tour Company: Go Ahead | LEARN MORE


 

CANADIAN ROCKIES

All alumni travel 
Dates coming soon | 7 days

Get ready for an adventure that brings together the beautiful expanse of the prairies, the soaring majesty of the Canadian Rockies and the brilliance of Montana’s Glacier National Park.

Activity Level: ** Moderately Active. Moderate walking required, often on uneven or steep terrain; may involve traveling in small boats or other vehicles.

Tour Company: Collette | MORE DETAILS COMING SOON


BALTIC & SCANDINAVIAN TREASURES: Copenhagen to Stockholm

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All alumni travel from $4,299
Aug. 22 - Sept. 2, 2017 | 10 night luxury cruise aboard Marina

Discover a collection of treasures—from opulent palaces and sparkling harbors to spire-crowned churches—on this northern European luxury cruise. Depart Copenhagen for the fascinating ports of call in: Berlin, Germany; Klaipeda, Lithuania; Riga, Latvia; Helsinki, Finland; St. Petersburg, Russia; Tallinn, Estonia and end in Stockholm, Sweden. Visit the former fishing village of Warnemünde. Take in the town’s landmark 19th-century lighthouse and quaint cottages, or head inland to Berlin, Germany’s culture-rich capital. Stroll past stately buildings in Klaipeda, a gateway to the pine groves and sand dunes of the Curonian Spit, and explore the Latvian National Museum of Art in Riga. Head ashore at Helsinki, where imaginative architecture mingles with leafy parks and elegant gardens. Then spend almost three full days admiring the splendors of St. Petersburg, a glittering metropolis crisscrossed by canals and dotted with elaborate palaces. Before concluding your adventure in Stockholm, witness Tallinn’s fairy-tale charm reflected in Gothic churches, half-hidden courtyards, and gabled merchants’ houses.

Activity Level: ** Moderately Active. Moderate walking required, often on uneven or steep terrain; may involve traveling in small boats of other vehicles.

Tour Company: Go Next | Call 800.842.9023 for more information or to book travel.


GREAT PACIFIC NORTHWEST: Portland to Clarkston

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All alumni travel from $3,499
Sept. 16 - Sept. 24, 2017 | 7 night luxury Columbia and Snake River cruise aboard the majestic American Empress riverboat

Imagine a region of unparalleled natural bounty and spellbinding beauty, where majestic waterfalls plunge down mossy cliffs and powerful rivers flow through deep, awe-inspiring gorges edged by steep canyon walls, rugged high desert, and mountains swathed in verdant forests. From Portland to Clarkston, cruise the mighty Columbia and Snake Rivers aboard the American Empress, the largest and most elegant riverboat west of the Mississippi, and experience this pristine, captivating corner of America—the Pacific Northwest while you gain new insights and discover fascinating perspectives on the places you’ll explore.

Activity Level: ** Moderately Active. Moderate walking required, often on uneven or steep terrain; may involve traveling in small boats of other vehicles.

Tour Company: Go Next | MORE DETAILS COMING SOON


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