Wild Galapagos Escape
You’ll walk up-close among lively colonies of wildlife, all legendary for their lack of fear—see marine iguanas, frigate birds, blue-footed boobies, the famous giant tortoises, and more.
Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Enjoy the penguins with their endlessly amusing antics—gabbling in their rookeries, bobbing by on a blue berg, or catapulting onto the shore.
Exploring the Hudson River in Fall: Transformation, Conservation & Creativity
Debark in riverside towns that are full of maritime history and learn the essential roles music and art have played in the region with a special visit to Storm King Mountain Art Center.
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 […]
Changing Tides of History: Baltic Sea Countries
Tour Highlights Visit the ruins of Hammershus Castle at Bornholm Island. Tour of Gdańsk, the cradle of the solidarity movement, its historic Gdańsk Shipyard and Old Town. Walking tour of Visby, a former Hanseatic city on the island of Gotland. Experience Riga in the city tour and visit the St. John’s Church. City tour of […]
Wild Iceland Escape
Discover why Iceland is known as the “land of fire and ice” on a voyage to the remote fjords and volcanic isles along the country's western coast.
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 […]
Inland Sea of Japan & South Korea
Excursion on Miyajima to tour the sixth‑century Itsukushima Shrine and see the iconic Great Torii Gate.
Cruising the Canary Islands and Morocco
Tour Highlights Excursions in every port, featuring four UNESCO World Heritage sites, scenic coastlines and idyllic ports rarely visited by larger ships. Visits to La Palma scenic Caldera de Taburiente and the Mirador de la Concepción for spectacular views of the “Pretty Isle.” Full-day excursion to Tenerife, renowned for its Spanish colonial architecture and the stunning scenery […]
Wild Belize Escape: Wildlife, Reefs & Rivers
Tour Highlights Wander through Belize’s tropical wilderness, and kayak or paddleboard along white sand beaches. Take a dip in turquoise lagoons with the unique opportunity to snorkel alongside sea turtles, rays, and tropical fish in the world’s second largest coral reef system. The expedition continues inside the Maya Biosphere Reserve—which is twice the size of […]
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.