Travel with WAA

Connecting Badgers to the world and to each other.

WAA Travel offers journeys of discovery — expanding global perspectives and fueling intellectual curiosity. And all the while alumni and friends share new memories, enjoy Badger spirit, and make lasting friendships.

2018 Tour Catalog

2018 Tour Catalog is Here

Badger travelers, the 2018 WAA Travel catalog is packed (pun intended) with 57 world-class trips! Watch for a print copy to land in your mailbox. Otherwise, check out a complete online version of the catalog now.
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WAA Travel — what a trip!

To learn about specific tours, you can check out descriptions for all our upcoming trips. But to really get a sense of what makes traveling with WAA special, it helps if tour experiences, stories, and adventures come from the mouths of Badger travelers themselves. So discover the Badger difference by watching this video.

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Departure Month

  • Art of Living: Provence

    August 18, 2017 - September 16, 2017 starting at $4,545

    Discover the irresistible attraction of Provence by living like a local during this unusual program.

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  • Baltic and Scandinavian Treasures

    August 22, 2017 - September 2, 2017 starting at $3,699

    See Baltic and Scandinavian treasures revealed on this magical voyage aboard Oceania Cruises’ Marina.

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  • Journey to Southern Africa

    August 29, 2017 - September 13, 2017 starting at $6,795

    Southern Africa has inspired travelers and explorers for centuries. In Cape Town, see historic Robben Island. Then track big game at the Thornybush Game Reserve. Journey through Botswana and Zimbabwe before traveling on to Chobe National Park.

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  • Badgers at BYU 9/15/2017

    Badgers @ BYU — 2017 Football Tour

    September 14, 2017 - September 17, 2017 starting at $285

    Plan now to go west with Wisconsin when the team takes on the Cougars in picturesque Provo. You’ll experience all the sights and sounds, thrills and chills, fans and fun that only come when you travel on the official tour of Wisconsin Athletics.

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  • Danube

    Grand Danube Passage

    September 18, 2017 - October 3, 2017 starting at $4,695

    Explore eight countries, discover Old World capitals, and stroll through charming villages dotting the banks of Europe’s romantic and historic Danube River.

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  • Sicily

    September 19, 2017 - September 28, 2017 starting at $3,290

    This small group experience allows you to discover all of Sicily while staying three nights in Palermo, two nights in Caltagirone and three nights in Syracuse.

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  • Tuscany

    September 26, 2017 - October 4, 2017 starting at $2,695

    After settling in Cortona, visit Montepulciano to discover its Renaissance palaces.

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  • Romance of the Mekong

    October 5, 2017 - October 18, 2017 starting at $4,995

    Explore Saigon, Vietnam, through visits to Notre Dame Cathedral, the general post office, and the former U.S. embassy; and in Siem Reap, Cambodia, discover the ruins of the Angkor temples.

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  • Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

    October 6, 2017 - October 9, 2017 starting at $1,354

    Hear the thrilling roar of hundreds of burners igniting simultaneously. Sit front and center at the Chasers’ Club hospitality patio for two morning and evening sessions featuring Dawn Patrol and Evening Glow.

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  • Paradores and Pousadas

    October 21, 2017 - November 4, 2017 starting at $4,378

    Join this distinctive, small-group journey through the Iberian Peninsula to the intimate lodgings of Spain’s paradores and Portugal’s pousadas

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