Asia & the Far East Trips




Colorful buildings and trees in the background with a small bridge crossing over the water
Nov 6, 2025 to Nov 18, 2025
Price: TBD
Duke Leaders: TBD

Discover the “Land of the Morning Calm” during a journey that encompasses tranquil villages and bustling cities. Learn about the region’s complex history and politics to shed a fascinating light onto the Korean way of life.

Tiger on dirt road.
Nov 2, 2025 to Nov 18, 2025
Price: From $6,087 per person including air
Duke Leaders: TBD

Vibrant and spiritual, bustling and captivating, India overflows with riches.

grasslands with housing and a windy creek running through the middle.
May 12, 2025 to May 28, 2025
Price: From $8,094 per person including air
Duke Leaders: Dr. Charles Becker

Traveling the ancient Silk Road, encounter a mélange of culture and religion, art, and architecture.  On this exciting 17-day small group journey, relish the unfamiliar – embracing the humanity shared with Central Asia’s welcoming people.  Discover Kyrgyzstan’s delightful capital, Bishk

Japanese building on waters edge
Mar 26, 2025 to Apr 7, 2025
Price: From $7,884 per person including air
Duke Leaders: TBD

A truly fascinating land of rich traditions and dizzying modernity is revealed on this well-crafted 13-day small group tour.  See Tokyo and Kyoto’s highlights, engage in local life, and head off the beaten path to alluring historic destinations.  Begin in amazing Tokyo, where sightseein

Angkor Thom large statue of a face
Mar 8, 2025 to Mar 16, 2025
Price: From $8,795 if booked by 6/18/2024
Duke Leaders: TBD

Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime, 10-night adventure to Southeast Asia, a land of stunning diversity and allure. Discover multi-cultural Singapore, from Kampong Glam’s Malay enclave to exotic Little India and Chinatown’s shophouses.

Indonesia Bali Uluwatu Temple over water
Oct 17, 2024 to Nov 1, 2024
Price: From $7,970 plus air
Duke Leaders: Dr. Abdullah Antepli

Spend 2 nights in Singapore, 2 nights in Bali, and 8 nights cruising the islands of Indonesia, including Bali, Java, and Komodo Island on a luxury itinerary that blends nature, culture, and history.

Mar 25, 2024 to Apr 6, 2024
Price: From $7,384
Duke Leaders: Dr. Margaret McKean P'05

A truly foreign and fascinating land of rich traditions and dizzying modernity is revealed on this well-crafted 13-day small group tour.  See Tokyo and Kyoto’s highlights, engage in local life, and head off the beaten path to alluring historic destinations.  Begin

Vietnam saigon market with people
Feb 22, 2024 to Mar 6, 2024
Price: From $7,195
Duke Leaders: TBD

Journey through Vietnam, where natural beauty, sacred rituals, and cultural wonders come together on an exceptional 14-day expedition that includes a 7-night cruise from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, to Hanoi.

View over the water with Mt. Fuji in the background
Apr 18, 2023 to Apr 29, 2023
Price: From $6,995
Duke Leaders: Dr. Margaret McKean P'05

Experience the timeless splendor of Japan and South Korea on this unique itinerary, featuring a seven-night cruise across the full length of the historic Inland Sea of Japan, plus three nights at a deluxe hotel in Kyoto.

Farm boats on the water in Asia
Mar 17, 2023 to Apr 4, 2023
Price: From $6,297, per person, double occupancy from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle

Exotic, diverse, intriguing … Southeast Asia is revealed on this comprehensive, well-paced 19-day small group adventure, from stunning natural wonders to energetic cities.  Discover Hanoi, Vietnam’s French-accented capital, then cruise on a traditional “junk” through famed Ha Long Bay’s fair

White boat on Vietnam river
Oct 29, 2022 to Nov 12, 2022
Price: From $7,195 plus air
Duke Leaders: TBD

Journey through Vietnam and Cambodia, where breathtaking natural beauty, sacred rituals and sublime UNESCO-inscribed temples summon awe and wonder like few places on Earth.

Southeast Asian Odyssey
Mar 12, 2021 to Mar 30, 2021
Price: From $5,295
Duke Leaders: TBD
Exotic, diverse, intriguing … Southeast Asia is revealed on this comprehensive, well-paced 19-day small group adventure, from stunning natural wonders to energetic cities.  Discover Hanoi, Vietnam’s French-accented capital, then cruise on a traditional “junk” through famed Ha Long Bay’s fa
Ancient Traditions of Japan's Inland Sea
May 16, 2021 to May 27, 2021
Price: From $6,595
Duke Leaders: TBD
Experience the timeless splendor, architectural riches and bountiful landscapes of Japan and South Korea on this unique, custom-designed itinerary.