Welcome to Alumni & Family Travel at St. Olaf.
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April 19–30, 2021
Provence is known for some of the most picturesque villages in all of Europe. We’ll explore several of them at a leisurely pace, while also looking at the history, cuisine, and wine of the region.
Registration closes 1/28/2021
We’re looking at rescheduling the Apr-May 2020 program that was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Tentative dates are May 6-21, 2021. We hope to have more information by shortly after Labor Day. Check back often!
May 28–June 9, 2021
John Barbour and Meg Ojala return to lead their third hiking in Scotland program, this time in the northern islands, Orkney and Shetland.
Registration closes 1/28/21
We’ll hike and bike our way through Croatia and a bit of Slovenia, encountering culture, history, cuisine, and more along the way. We’ll also engage in the practice of field journaling and the spiritual practice of awareness.
Postponed to 2022. We hope to have more information available in Fall 2020.
We’re looking at rescheduling the July 2020 program that was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Tentative dates are June 29-July 10, 2021. We hope to have more information by shortly after Labor Day. Check back often!
July 8–20, 2021
Jon Naito, Associate Professor of English, custom-designed this program to explore literature, history, and culture as you circle the Emerald Isle.
Registration closes 2/15/21
Two identical programs: August 28–September 5, 2021 or September 6–14, 2021
Let’s walk the trails (all of them EASY), visit villages, sample wine, meet the locals, enjoy the food, marvel at the incredible views, and experience these less-oft visited places at 3 mph.
Registration closes 4/28/21
This popular program has been withdrawn due to COVID-19 and will be rescheduled for September 2021. Stay tuned for more information.
Browse these recently completed programs for a sense of the breadth of our offerings. To see all recently completed programs, no matter the geographic region, go to the Calendar View.
April 17–28, 2021
Led by David Booth, Associate Professor of Religion, we’ll visit sites important to the Civil Rights movement and discuss racism, then and now.
June 8–13, 2021
Join us for several days of golfing, updates from Athletic Director Ryan Bowles, and Ole camaraderie. All skill levels are welcome!
Registration closes 3/1/21
February 22–March 4, 2021
Optional pre-cruise program: February 20–23
From the evolutionarily isolated island of Madagascar, to the enchanting islands of the Seychelles, we’ll explore both culture and nature.
March 7 –20, 2021
Dave and Pat Van Wylen custom-designed this adventure program, including hiking, kayaking, optional horseback riding, glaciers, urban centers, small villages, authentic Patagonian experiences, and local food and drink. (Registration closes 11/1/20.)
7–8 days in mid-March 2022
Led by Ted and Michelle Johnson, with Lindblad Expeditions on the 48-guest National Geographic Islander, this program features abundant wildlife and an active and engaging day, every day.
We’re working on the details. Please check back!