Travel Tours

Bison Explorers Alumni Travel Program

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The NDSU Foundation Travel Tours offer experiences of a lifetime.

Travel with NDSU alumni, family, and friends to the places you’ve dreamed of visiting!

Upcoming Tours

Check back soon for new and exciting travel opportunities!

Springtime Coasts of the South

April 14-25, 2021 | Freeport-Charleston

Take in captivating destinations along the southern coast of the Atlantic on this ten-night journey aboard Victory Cruise Lines’ M/V Victory I, including a one-night pre-cruise hotel stay.

Panama to Palms

April 22 - May 10, 2021 | San Francisco-Miami

Spot bright schools of fish off of Catalina Island, sip wine in Ensenada, and enjoy water sports in Cabo San Lucas. Stroll the waterfront in Puerto Vallarta. Explore Antigua’s Spanish history, catch a sunset in Nicaragua, and visit a rain forest outside of Puntarenas. Pass through the Panama Canal, take in the colorful Caribbean old town in Cartagena, and relax on the beach in George Town.

British Isles & Lowlands

June 12-23, 2021 | Southampton-Southampton

Explore the flora and fauna and the Isle of Portland and indulge yourself in Cork, Ireland’s “foodie capital.” Take in stunning views in Bantry, listen to live folk music in Galway, and see the Gothic-style Guildhall in Londonderry. Visit the Titanic museum in Belfast, take in Victorian architecture in Glasgow, and spend a day in Dublin, the cosmopolitan capital of Ireland.

Mediterranean Vistas

June 16-27, 2021 | Rome-Barcelona

Embark in iconic Rome, visit the ruins of Pompeii, and explore Mt. Etna. Experience Valletta’s historic architecture and stop in Saint-Tropez’s beach clubs. See Monte Carlo’s Grand Corniche, and seek out the lavender fields in Provence. Enjoy a day at the beach before ending your journey in the cultural hub of Barcelona.

Ionian & The Isles

October 12-23, 2021 | Venice-Venice

See the canals of Venice and the world’s Catholic cathedral in Split. Visit the UNESCO-listed walled city of Kotor. Explore a Roman amphitheater in Durres, wander St. Mark’s Square in Zakynthos, and lounge on the beach in Santorini. Dine on fresh seafood in Chania. Wind through the old streets of Bari and discover the wineries of Umbria.

Egyptian Wonders

November 1-10, 2021 | Cairo-Cairo

Visit the Sphinx in Cairo, discover the incredible Valley of the Kings in Luxor, and see the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail along the banks of the Nile on a traditional felucca in Aswan, take in the Great Temples in Abu Simbel, and, in Alexandria, explore the only Roman amphitheater in all of Egypt.

Rhine Highlights

July 14-25, 2021 | Amsterdam

Explore the canals of Amsterdam, get up close to the filigree twin towers of Cologne’s famous cathedral, and visit local vineyards in Cochem. Take a tour of Heidelberg Castle, see the Roman baths in Baden-Baden, and stroll La Petite France in Strasbourg.