One traveler per room, whether an alumni or friend, must be a current Cal Alumni Association member at the time of departure to participate in Cal Discoveries Travel offerings. Payment of $60 for seniors 65 years and over and $75 for others establishes a regular or affiliate membership with all other Association benefits. Memberships are for individuals only, and are non-refundable and non-transferable.

A traveling pair and their children under 21 years of age may travel on one membership.

Please make dues payable to CAA by separate check, or, if you prefer, provide a Visa, MasterCard, or American Express number with expiration date for payment. Learn more about CAA membership »


Cal Discoveries Travel tours are designed for adults who are interested in the educational and cultural aspects of travel. Some tours may be appropriate for children ages 8 and older. Children, regardless of age, must pay the advertised price and any child under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Physical Requirements

Participants must be in good physical and mental health and be able to keep up with the pace of their group. Those requiring extraordinary assistance need to be accompanied by someone who can and will provide all required assistance. Trip descriptions:

  • Mildly active
    Easy pace, a little walking, relatively little stair climbing
  • Moderately active
    Faster pace, substantial distances walked and stairs climbed
  • Active
    Fast pace, long distance walking, hiking, stair climbing. Not for those who can’t keep up a quick pace throughout the trip.