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Traveling Owls - Upcoming Trips

Travel is a transformative experience, especially if you're a Traveling Owl! Our Rice Alumni Traveling Owls trips are designed to bring learning to life and foster opportunities for like-minded travelers to connect. Whether you are a seasoned traveler or are joining us on a trip for the very first time, we invite you to explore the globe with Traveling Owls and transform your dreams into reality.

Electronic brochures for each trip are posted below as they become available.

To request information about specific trips, please complete the online form or email the Traveling Owls at travelingowls@rice.edu.

Upcoming Trips

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Romance of the Mekong River
October 2-17, 2018
Starting at $6,395 per person, double occupancy
Cruise program
Tour operator: AHI Travel

Tanzania Migration Safari
October 10-21, 2018
Starting at $6,995 per person, double occupancy
Land Program; Adventure
Tour Operator: Orbridge

Coastal Vignettes
October 16-27, 2018
Starting at $2,799 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Go Next

Autumn in Provence
October 31-November 8, 2018
Starting at $3,795 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.

Egypt and the Eternal Nile
November 5-19, 2018
$4,497 per person
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Astounding Antarctica
January 20-February 1, 2019
Starting at $9,495 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program; Adventure
Tour Operator: Orbridge

Wolves of Yellowstone
January 28-February 3, 2019
$3,995 per person, double occupancy
Land Program
Tour Operator: Orbridge

Historic South and Golden Isles Cruise
March 7-16, 2019
Starting at $4,695 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program; Land Program
Tour Operator: AHI Travel

Mystical India
March 10-26, 2019
Starting at $5,087 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program; Airfare Included
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Sailing the Windward Islands
March 26-April 2, 2019
Starting at $4,695 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.

Greece: Athens and Poros
April 18-26, 2019
$2,295 per person, double occupancy
Land Program
Tour Operator: AHI Travel

European Coastal Civilizations
May 5-14, 2019
$5,295 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.

Paradores and Pousadas
May 9-23, 2019
Starting at $4,778 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program; Airfare included
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Southwest National Parks
May 15-24, 2019
$3,995 per person, double occupancy
Land Program
Tour Operator: Orbridge

The Beauty of Rome and Tuscany
May 20-30, 2019
$5,995 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program
Tour Operator: International Seminar Design, Inc.

Ireland and Wales
June 1-13, 2019
$5,995 per person, double occupancy
Land Program
Tour Operator: Classic Escapes

Alpine Splendor: Switzerland and Austria
June 27-July 10, 2019
$5,792 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program; Airfare included
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Grand Seine River and Normanday Passage
June 29-July 7, 2019
Starting at $3,495 per person
Cruise Program; No single supplement
Tour Operator: AHI Travel

The Majesty of Mongolia: A Colorful Journey Through Deserts, Mountains and Festivals
July 7-23, 2019
$6,995 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive trip; Land Program; Adventure
Tour Operator: International Seminar Design, inc.

The Majestic Great Lakes
July 24-August 2, 2019
Starting at $5,499 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program; Airfare included
Tour Operator: Go Next

Canadian Maritimes
July 26-August 4, 2019
Starting at $3,995 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Orbridge

Waterways of Russia
August 2-13, 2019
Starting at $5,995 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohaga & Co.

Madagascar: Lemurs, Birds, Chameleons and Malagasy Hospitality
August 3-19, 2019
Starting at $7,895 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program; Adventure
Tour Operator: Classic Escapes

Upper Amazon
August 24-September 2, 2019
Starting at $7,190 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program; Adventure
Tour Operator: Lindblad Expeditions

Flavors of Sicily
September 12-20, 2019
Starting at $4,995 per person, double occupancy
Land Program
Tour Operator: Orbridge

Village Life in the Dordogne
September 19-27, 2019
$3,795 per person, double occupancy
Land Program
Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.

Canada by Luxury Rail
September 23-29, 2019
$5,995 per person, double occupancy
Rail Program
Tour Operator: Orbridge

Romance of the Douro River
September 24-October 5, 2019
Starting at $3,795 per person
Cruise Program; Land Program; No single supplement
Tour Operator: AHI Travel

Cruise the Heart of Europe
October 9-24, 2019
Starting at $5,295 per person
Cruise Program; No single supplement
Tour Operator: AHI Travel

Blue Danube Passage
October 12-24, 2019
Starting at $4,595 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program
Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.

Africa's Wildlife: On Safari in Botswana, Zambia and Victoria Falls
October 20-November 1, 2019
$7,654 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program; Airfare included; Adventure
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Artists and Aristocrats
October 29-November 6, 2019
Starting at $2,229 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program; Airfare included
Tour Operator: Go Next

Israel: Timeless Wonders
November 7-18, 2019
$5,984 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program; Airfare included
Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Oaxaca: Mexico's Capital of Creativity
November 11-18, 2019
$2,995 per person, double occupancy
Exclusive Trip; Land Program
Tour Operator: International Seminar Design, Inc.

Galapagos Islands
December 6-15, 2019
Starting at $7,190 per person, double occupancy
Cruise Program; Adventure
Tour Operator: Lindblad Expeditions

Connect With Us

To learn more about the Traveling Owls, request information, or for questions, please contact:

Dan Stypa
Associate Director of Alumni Engagement
stypa@rice.edu
713-348-5094

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2019 TRAVELING OWLS CATALOG

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Where have the Traveling Owls visited in the past?

Click the links below to view past Traveling Owls catalogs.


For information on any of our past trips, please email travelingowls@rice.edu or call 713-34-TRIPS (87477).

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