Alumni Travel Programs
ANCIENT MYSTERIES OF
January 16 - February 3, 2014
From $3,999 per person (if booked by 5-30-13), double occupancy (includeS airfare)
Discover unspoiled natural wonders, dramatic coastlines and remains of ancient civilizations as you cruise the shores of the Americas from Miami to Central and South America, passing
through the renowned Panama Canal on its 100th anniversary. Set sail for the tropical island of Grand Cayman, home to the famous Seven Mile Beach, then stop at Cozumel, renowned for its fabulous reefs brimming with colorful marine life. Stroll through the ruins of an ancient Mayan site in Belize, marvel at Mayan artifacts in Guatemala, or explore the natural wonders of Roatan. Make your way through a lush Panama rainforest filled with the calls of stunning, exotic wildlife; view a spectacular Costa Rican rainforest canopy from the lofty comfort of an aerial tram; or stroll along a scenic riverfront in Ecuador. South America’s largest pre-Colombian city can be seen near Salaverry, and in Peru’s capital, Lima, admire splendid colonial architecture and pre-Columbian temples or perhaps extend your visit with an optional trip to the unparalleled “Lost City of the Incas,” Machu Picchu. At the start of a new year, find yourself in colorful tropical lands and witness some of the mysteries of the Americas.
July 29 - August 6, 2014
From $5,399 per person, double occupancy (airfare and shore excursions included)
Discover unspoiled wilderness and the lasting spirit of the gold rush; a destination where welcoming locals, native culture and stunning natural beauty intertwine—amazing Alaska. Encounter these Alaskan wonders on a cruise aboard Regent’s Seven Seas Navigator, where deluxe suites, impeccable service, world-class cuisine and rewarding shore excursions are all included. Depart from Vancouver and cruise the Inside Passage to the picturesque town of Ketchikan, once known as the “Salmon Capital of the World,” before cruising through Tracy Arm, a breathtaking fjord sparkling with icy-blue tidewater glaciers and soaring granite cliffs. Experience an exhilarating blend of nature and modern culture in the capital city of Juneau, and stop in historic Skagway, gateway to the famed Klondike gold fields. Next is historically splendid Sitka, the former Russian capital of North America and the traditional home of the Tlingit Indians. Catch a seagoing view of the towering, six-mile wide Hubbard Glacier that stretches 76 miles from the Yukon, making it the longest tidewater glacier in Alaska, then conclude your unforgettable voyage in Anchorage.
March 16 - 29, 2014
From $3,999 per person (if booked by 7-17-13), double occupancy (includeS airfare)
Cruise along South America’s eastern shores and discover the pulsating rhythms, natural beauty and colorful traditions that thrive along the coasts of Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil. Depart from Buenos Aires, known as the “Paris of South America,” an unforgettable city that is the birthplace of the tango and home to a wealth of eclectic architecture. Sail the Atlantic to Uruguay with stops in Montevideo, the country’s cosmopolitan capital, and Punta del Este, a chic beach resort dotted with museums. Continue on to some of Brazil’s most captivating ports of call: Rio Grande, Porto Belo, São Paulo, Parati, Ilha Grande and Buzios, and discover sparkling beaches, exotic wildlife, botanical gardens and colonial Portuguese architecture. Conclude your adventure with a day in celebrated Rio de Janeiro, whose harbor is marked by the iconic Sugarloaf Mountain.
For more information about these exciting tours or to obtain a brochure and learn how to register, contact the DePauw Alumni Relations Office at email@example.com or call (877) 658-2586.