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Alumni Travel Program

Alumni Travel

Butler University is pleased to provide great vacation opportunities through our Alumni Travel Program. Our partnerships with Go Next and AHI allows Butler to offer vacation packages at special rates to alumni, parents, and friends of the University. Check back often for more opportunities!
 

2019-20 Travel Packages

Aegean Medley: Athens to Athens – OCEANIA CRUISES*

Ancient Greek ruinsMay 14 - 25, 2020

Sail to incredible destinations in Greece and Turkey aboard Oceania Cruises' Sirena on this spectacular eleven-night cruise. Visit the Archaeological Museum of Volos and see the Kamares aqueduct in Kavala. Tour the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, discover the Temple of Artemis in Kuşadasi, and experience the rich heritage of Rhodes. Stroll the cobblestone streets of Mykonos and revel in the Grecian beauty of Santorini. Discover more about this trip.

 

Swiss Alps and the Italian Lakes

May 20 - 29, 2020

Enjoy high alpine splendor in glamorous St. Moritz and get to know the much-loved Italian Lakes region. Along the way, enjoy the natural beauty and distinct cultures of two countries. Stand in awe of magnificent scenery, architecture, and masterpieces including a baroque palace and da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” in Milan on this exciting eight-night journey. Discover more about this trip.

 

 

Cruise the Rhine River

A bridge in AmsterdamJuly 19 - 27, 2020

Cruise the storied Rhine River and explore the fascinating towns, cities and legends that have sprung from this scenic waterway. On this seven-night journey, see castles, vineyards and charming Old Towns, and choose from a selection of included excursions in Amsterdam, several ports in Germany and in Strasbourg, France. Discover more about this trip.

 

 

Science, Food, and Fun – A Trip for Butler Alumni, Employees, and Their Friends and Families

laughing students on a bridgeJune 7 – 16, 2020

Alumni, employees, and their friends and family are invited to participate in a 10-day study tour involving travel to France and Germany. Because it is a study tour, all participants will be mailed assigned readings to complete prior to the trip. Chemistry faculty from Butler University will lead the group in a morning seminar in Paris where the process and science of making beer, wine, cheese, and chocolate will be reviewed and discussed (at a level appropriate for both scientists and non-scientists). Following the science primer, the group will visit breweries, wineries, cheese production sites, and chocolatiers to gain a better understanding and appreciation of these specialized food products. Significant events have been planned during these programmed visits such as workshops, tours, and tastings where our group will have significant interactions with experts who can comment on culture, history, and science. Food and culture will also be highlighted by our local guides. Learn more by downloding the PDF or visiting the College Study Tours website.

Spain: Andalucia in a Parador

A building in SevilleSeptember 10-18, 2020

Surrender to romantic southern Spain on a seven-night adventure. From your base in a first-class, modern parador in Andalucía’s heartland, discover the legacy of Moorish Spain. Explore Granada, Córdoba, Sevilla and Ronda, and along the way, gain insights from local experts. Embrace the passion of flamenco and sip wine in the Andalucía countryside. Discover more about this trip.

 

Medieval Sojourn

An image of the Roman forum on a sunny day.October 5-16, 2020

Encounter the history of the eastern Mediterranean aboard Oceania Cruises’ Marina. From the glamour of Monte Carlo to the historical wonders of Rome, this journey offers a wealth of opportunities to explore. Stroll the seaside promenades of Sorrento and the charming villages of Capri or discover ancient sites and Byzantine castles. Discover more about this trip.

 

For Additional Information

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