Cruising the Great Lakes 2023
Tour Highlights Transit historic Welland Canal’s eight locks en route from Lake Ontario to Lake Erie. Full-day excursion to Niagara Falls, with a specially arranged cruise to Horseshoe Falls and a visit to the Floral Clock with an exclusive lunch at the Watermark Restaurant overlooking the falls. While in Detroit, birthplace of Motown, relive the […]
Coastal Life: Adriatic & Aegean Seas
Tour Highlights Tour of Split, with a visit to Diocletian’s fourth‑century palace, including the well‑preserved Temple of Jupiter and Cathedral of Saint Domnius. Walking tour of the walled city of Dubrovnik and visits to the Rector’s Palace and the Maritime Museum. Walking tour of medieval Kotor. Explore the ancient archeological site of Butrint, Albania, a […]
Northern Lights and the Wildlife of Northern Manitoba
Relish pristine viewing of the northern lights in September that will leave you breathless.
Scottish Isles & Norwegian Fjords
Visit 13th-century Eilean Donan Castle and a scenic excursion to the Isle of Skye.
Rivieras & Islands of Spain, France & Italy
Tour Highlights Visit to the fortified hilltop town of Carcassonne in the Languedoc region with tours of the Basilica of Saints Nazarius and Celsus and the Musée des Beaux Arts. Tour of Marseille featuring its historic Old Town and a visit to the magnificent Notre Dame de la Garde. Walking tour of Aix-en-Provence, featuring the Mazarin District, Old Aix, the Cours […]
New Zealand: Circumnavigating the South Island
Excursion to Rotorua, epicenter of the indigenous Māori culture, to see the Pohutu Geyser and a Māori haka war dance performance.
Jewels of Madagascar
Explore a diversity of ecosystems to get a glimpse of Madagascar’s unique flora and fauna
Oxford Berkeley Program
Attend inspiring seminars and experience life as a student at the oldest university in the English-speaking world.
Galápagos Aboard National Geographic Endeavour II
Walk among birds that have no instinct to flee humans: blue-footed boobies, frigate birds, albatrosses, and Darwin’s finches.
Antiquities of the Red & Aegean Seas: Amman to Athens
Tour Highlights City tour of Amman, with visits to the ancient Citadel and Roman Theater. Excursion to Jerash’s Greco-Roman ruins. Walking tour of the “rose‑red city” of Petra. Excursion into the Wadi Rum Protected Area. Overnight visit to the ancient city of Luxor, with accommodations in a Nile‑view room. Guided tour of the ancient capital […]
Journey to Southern Africa [on request]
Tour Highlights Join an exceptional 12-night journey that reveals the raw beauty, exotic wildlife and unparalleled wonders of South Africa, Zimbabwe and Botswana! See the highlights of Cape Town, take a poignant tour of Robben Island and spot penguins by the Cape of Good Hope. Throughout this exciting program, you’ll discover the diversity of animals […]
Along Central Asia’s Silk Road [singles waitlist only]
Encounter an exotic mélange of culture and religion, art and architecture, on this tour of Central Asia’s ancient Silk Road connecting East and West.
Stay Connected to Berkeley for Life
Local or global, far or wide—wherever you roam, keep a piece of Berkeley with you.
Our Tour Lecturers
Meet the enrichment lecturers who accompany many of our tours and offer fascinating educational details to take your vacation to the next level.