Africa & the Middle East Trips




Camel ride in Bruzelius
Sep 14, 2021 to Sep 27, 2021
Price: From $5,297
Duke Leaders: TBD
Eyes and hearts are opened to a truly foreign land, an age-old culture, and genuinely hospitable people on this singular small group tour.  A 14-day exploration of this land of dramatic contrasts takes you from seaside Rabat to the desert towns of Erfoud and Ouarzazate and through the snow
waterfall in Ethiopia
Oct 1, 2021 to Oct 15, 2021
Price: $6,197
Duke Leaders: TBD
From ancient rock-hewn churches and legendary sites to breathtaking landscapes and rare wildlife, Ethiopia offers your small group a 15-day journey befitting of its noble – and epic – history.  A day’s sightseeing in diverse Addis Ababa includes Lucy’s famous 3.2-million-year-old bones in
Zebras
Jul 25, 2021 to Aug 9, 2021
Price: From $9,796 including all airfare
Duke Leaders: Dr. Anne Pusey
Unparalleled game viewing, top-rated lodges, and gracious local people – all await your small group “on safari” in alluring Kenya and Tanzania for 16 days.  Beginning in cosmopolitan Nairobi, encounter many and varied highlights, from grassland plains to Mt.
Zebras
Sep 2, 2021 to Sep 15, 2021
Price: From $7,797
Duke Leaders: TBD
From the depths of Ngorongoro Crater to the Serengeti plains and exotic Zanzibar, your small group encounters the breadth of peaceful Tanzania’s riches on this enthralling 14-day adventure.  Set out on a wildlife drive in beautiful Arusha National Park, then experience Tarangire – renowned
Camels
Nov 2, 2021 to Nov 15, 2021
Price: From $7,995
Duke Leaders: Caroline Bruzelius
Join us on this custom-designed, 14-day journey to the very cradle of civilization. Visit three continents, navigate the legendary waterways of the Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Aegean Sea, transit the Suez Canal and experience eight magnificent UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Jun 6, 2021 to Jun 23, 2021
Price: From $7,159
Duke Leaders: Charles Welch
The Duke Lemur Center has been working in Madagascar for 30 years and we will have access to Duke connected conservation projects and people. This trip is perfect for first time Madagascar visitors as well as for those returning to Madagascar for a second or third trip!
Jun 2, 2021 to Jun 15, 2021
Price: From $6,895
Duke Leaders: TBD
Glimpse a world primeval on this singular 14-day safari through some of Southern Africa’s great wildlife sanctuaries in Zimbabwe, Botswana, and Zambia.  The small group adventure begins with sightseeing in Johannesburg’s renowned Soweto district.  Then spending three nights in a histo
Classic Safari in Kenya & Tanzania
Jul 27, 2019 to Aug 12, 2019
Price: from$8,695 per person (including airfare)

Go “on safari” to the premier safari destinations of Kenya and Tanzania, enjoying quintessential wildlife viewing

Jun 10, 2019 to Jun 22, 2019
Price: From $6,659
Duke Leaders: Charles Welch

Be a part of this exclusive and customized adventure in one of the most extraordinary places on Earth. Explore the many splendors to this unique island nation with this new itinerary, where you will visit areas not opened to other tourists.

Mar 5, 2019 to Mar 20, 2019
Price: from $7,245

Travel to southern Africa on an adventure that will exceed all expectations and reveal stunning contrasts, fascinating tribal cultures and cities firmly established in the modern age. From Cape Town, visit Table Mountain, the Cape Peninsula and beyond to the Cape of Good Hope.

Feb 21, 2020 to Mar 5, 2020
Price: $4,395 plus air
Duke Leaders: Michèle Longino

Eyes and hearts are opened to a truly foreign land, an age-old culture, and genuinely hospitable people on this s

Mar 6, 2018 to Mar 21, 2018
Price: from $6,695
Duke Leaders: Karin Shapiro

Travel to southern Africa on an adventure that will exceed all expectations and reveal stunning contrasts, fascinating tribal cultures and cities firmly established in the modern age. From Cape Town, visit Table Mountain, the Cape Peninsula and beyond to the Cape of Good Hope.

Mar 9, 2018 to Mar 22, 2018
Price: from $4,979 per person (including airfare)
Duke Leaders: Caroline Bruzelius

On this fascinating 14-day small group journey, your eyes and heart are opened to a truly foreign land, an age-old culture, and genuinely hospitable people.  Begin with a tour of the Moroccan capital, Rabat, and cross the river to Sale for lunch in a private home.  Visit Volubilis’ Roma

Jul 16, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018
Price: $6,659
Duke Leaders: Charles Welch

Be a part of this exclusive and customized adventure in one of the most extraordinary places on Earth. Explore the many splendors o this unique island nation with this new itinerary, where you will visit areas not opened to other tourists.

Jun 19, 2017 to Jul 1, 2017
Price: from $6,659 per person
Duke Leaders: Charles Welch

Be a part of this exclusive and customized adventure in one of the most extraordinary places on Earth. Explore the many splendors o this unique island nation with this new itinerary, where you will visit areas not opened to other tourists.

Mar 5, 2018 to Mar 19, 2018
Price: from $4,397
Duke Leaders: Eric Mlyn

Your 15-day journey into Egypt begins in Cairo and environs with the Egyptian Museum and the open-air museum at Memphis, where you will encounter the enigmatic Sphinx, then continue on to Sakkara and the Pyramids of Giza.

Aug 2, 2017 to Aug 16, 2017
Price: $8,241 per person (including airfare)
Duke Leaders: TBD

Begin your 15-day journey in Arusha and set out on an afternoon wildlife drive in Arusha National Park for your first taste of Tanzania’s unparalleled big animal viewing. Enjoy guaranteed window seating in safari vehicles throughout the trip.