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Alumni Journeys Program


Johns Hopkins Alumni Journeys offers you exceptional destinations, enlightened faculty experts and local guides, and like-minded traveling companions in an array of tours — from deluxe and traditional to the exotic and adventurous. If you cherish discovery, education and lively discussion, join us!
2015 Trips
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101st Anniversary Passage through the Panama Canal and Costa Rica
with Phyllis Berger

January 3 - 11, 2015
We invite you to join us for this voyage of a lifetime featuring a passage through the historic Panama Canal, following its centennial anniversary, and the unspoiled rainforests of Costa Rica and Panama at the best time of year. Visit two UNESCO World Heritage sites and Panama’s ancient San Blas Islands.
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2015 Alumni Ski Trip

Killington Mountain Resort - Vermont
Friday, January 16th - Monday, January 19th, 2015

Join the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association for an epic ski trip this season to Killington, VT! This trip offers packages for alumni and guests to enjoy a few days on some of the best slopes in the country.
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Jewels of Southeast Asia - Cruise from Singapore to Bali

January 18 - February 9, 2015
Join us on a cruise as we journey from Singapore to Bali. Along the way, we will explore the Borobudur Buddhist temple compounds on the Island of Java, admire Komodo National Park, explore Borneo's renowned orangutan sanctuary, and much more!
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Tanzania Safari During the Great Migration

January 25 - February 5, 2015
Travel with us on this journey of a lifetime into the majestic natural wonder that is Tanzania, Africa’s most authentic safari destination, to experience the ancient phenomenon of the extraordinary Great Migration, one of Earth’s greatest natural spectacles.
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January 29 - February 6, 2015
Join us on an exciting journey to Peru! Travel experts have meticulously planned this exciting program, which showcases the best of Peru. Our educational program features expert local speakers and is the hallmark of our Alumni Campus Abroad programs.
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Voyage of Discovery: Wonders of the Galapagos Islands
with Hollis Robbins

February 6 - 14, 2015
Today, 95 percent of the Galapagos' natural biodiversity, first seen when a Spanish ship drifted off course in 1535, is still intact—this UNESCO World Heritage site is home to the amazing exotic birds, animals and plants that inspired Darwin—and continues to offer the excitement of original discovery to every visitor.
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Sailing the Windward Islands

February 14 - 21, 2015
Escape the depths of winter on this eight-day cruise of the Caribbean’s tropical Windward Islands aboard the exclusively chartered, 64-passenger three-masted yacht M.Y. LE PONANT. Enjoy classic “life under sail” round trip from Fort-de-France, Martinique, to St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tobago Cays Marine Park, Grenada, St. Lucia and Dominica.
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2015 Alumni Ski Trip

Park City Mountain Resort - Utah
Tuesday, March 3rd - Sunday, March 8th, 2015

Join the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association for an epic ski trip this season to Park City, UT! This trip offers packages for alumni and guests to enjoy a few days on some of the best slopes in the country.
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Bhutan - The Mystical Himalayan Kingdom

March 4 - 15, 2015
Experience nirvana in Bhutan, a tiny kingdom the size of Switzerland where the royal government actively strives to make “Gross National Happiness” a top priority. Discover the unique history, culture and traditions of the beautiful, friendly cities of Thimphu, Punakha and Paro. 
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Emperors and Empires - Oceania Cruise to China, Korea, and Japan

March 9 - 26, 2015
From blossom-fringed temples and luminous skyscrapers to spice-scented markets and imposing castles, the fabled lands of East Asia evoke a range of diverse, exotic images. Encounter this unique continent’s impressive contrasts as you cruise along the faraway shores of China, South Korea and Japan.
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April 10 - 19, 2015
As a cultural crossroads of the ancient world, Sicily abounds with enchanting natural beauty, impressive man-made creations seemingly untouched by time, fascinating culture and a vast history. This Alumni Campus Abroad program includes excursions, educational programs about local history and culture, first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan with wine with dinner.
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Spain's Costa Verde

April 30 - May 11, 2015
Spain’s Costa Verde, the Green Coast, enchants all who visit. Fall under its spell on a 10-night adventure that showcases its culture, history and stunning coastal and mountain landscapes. This exclusive small-group program includes deluxe accommodations, all excursions, a program of informative lectures and an extensive meal plan with wine at dinner.
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Italian Riviera

May 16 - 24, 2015
An area known for its sparkling turquoise sea, sun-kissed beaches and charming towns, the Italian Riviera has been captivating visitors for centuries. Experience the enchantment of this famous region on a seven-night program that takes you to key landmarks and historic villages. This Alumni Campus Abroad program includes excursions and informative educational programs, deluxe accommodations and an extensive meal plan with wine at dinner.
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France's Cultural Crossroads

May 26 - June 4, 2015
Discover the celebrated heritage of southwest France during a journey through the storied regions of Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrenees and Aquitaine.This exclusive Small Group program includes all excursions, informative educational programs, deluxe accommodations in three locations and an extensive meal plan with wine at dinner.
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June 16 - 24, 2015
Provence is where sun-drenched beaches and undulating hills tie the Mediterranean to the Alps. Writers have long extolled Provence as the Land of Inspiration, and the colorful scenery inspired Paul Cézanne, Marc Chagall and Vincent van Gogh. Discover the magic of Provence first-hand on a seven-night adventure that showcases the many treasures of this fabled land.
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Greece: Athens and the Island of Poros

June 16 - 27, 2015
A land steeped in mythology and legend, Greece has captured the minds and hearts of artists and writers for centuries. The magic of this ancient land is yours to discover as you explore the ancient capital of Athens and the idyllic island of Poros. This Alumni Campus Abroad odyssey includes first-class hotel accommodations in Athens and Poros Town, all excursions and an extensive meal plan featuring wine with dinner.
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Coastal Maine and New Brunswick

June 23 - 30, 2015
Discover the rustic glamour of Bar Harbor, Campobello Island and St. Andrews-by-the-Sea. Enjoy first-class accommodations in Bar Harbor and St. Andrews-by-the-Sea and an exclusive experience staying in authentic turn-of-the-century cottages on Campobello Island. This program also includes excursions, educational programs to provide unique insight into the regions and an extensive meal plan featuring wine at dinner.
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Discover Switzerland

June 24 - July 9, 2015
Tucked into the cultural and geographic heart of Europe, Switzerland nourishes the soul with its snowy peaks, crystalline lakes and crisp Alpine air. While you explore the country by train, by boat and on foot, you can hear the sound of cowbells in mountain pastures, sip a light-bodied local vintage overlooking the vineyards and feel the serenity of timeworn trails underfoot as you embrace the charm of Switzerland.
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Botswana Safari

August 6 - 19, 2015
A land of natural beauty and bountiful wildlife, Botswana is one of Africa’s most beautiful countries. This expertly planned journey introduces you to Botswana’s game-rich wetlands, woodlands and vast plains during both game drives and boat rides. Observe life in the wild in varied habitats, and watch for the Big Five plus giraffe, kudu, impala, cheetah, baboons and more! Explore Chobe National Park, known for its many elephant herds, and the Okavango Delta.