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The Vanderbilt Travel Program

We Take Alumni Farther

Designed to fit any lifestyle, travel interest or budget, the Vanderbilt travel program has a trip for you. Each of our trips pairs unique educational opportunities with exceptional destinations. We know you have a choice when it comes to travel, and whether it is your first trip with us or your tenth, we look forward to welcoming you aboard.

Upcoming Trips

To view our upcoming trips by region, please select from the areas below. To view our upcoming trips by date, please view our calendar listing. Note that due to COVID-19, trip dates may have changed.

Southwest National Parks - May 12-20, 2021

Discover Southeast Alaska - July 9-16, 2021

Yosemite, Death Valley & The Great Parks of California - September 5 -12, 2021

Toronto to Vancouver by Rail - October 5-11, 2021

The National WWII Museum: Operation Home Front - November 4-7, 2021

Havana - Cuba - January 5-9, 2022

Caribbean Paradises and Extraordinary Vistas - January 21-29, 2022

Bermuda: Exclusive Collections & Historic Homes - March 6-10, 2022

Southern Footprints: American Musicology  - May 7-16, 2022

The Majestic Great Lakes - July 14-24, 2022

Northeast Historical Baseball - Summer 2022

Great Pacific Northwest - July 31 - August 8, 2022

Northern Lights and the Wildlife of Northern Manitoba - September 14-19, 2022

Mansions and Gardens of Philadelphia and the Brandywine Valley - September 15-19, 2022

Mexico City: Art and Architecture - Fall 2022


Panama Potpourri - February 1-11, 2022

The Galapagos Islands - March 29 - April 5, 2022

Vietnam: A Nation Revealed - November 4-15, 2021

Trans-Siberian Railway - June 14-27, 2022

Insider’s Japan - October 12-24, 2022


Travel Resources
Stay in the Know with Vanderbilt Travel

Fill out our traveler interest form and be kept in the loop about upcoming trips.



Get In Touch!

Cary DeWitt Allyn, Director

(615) 322-3673

Clay Krebs, Program Assistant

(615) 322-8919

The Vanderbilt Travel Program strives to engage Vanderbilt alumni, parents and friends of all ages, keeping them connected with each other and the mission of Vanderbilt. Each carefully designed trip offers unparalleled educational opportunities, many with Vanderbilt professors, for an exclusive "beyond the classroom" experience.