Arts Trips




Oct 6, 2018 to Oct 13, 2018
Price: from $5,499
Duke Leaders: TBD

Join us on an exploration of the exciting art and remarkable architecture of Cuba with special entrée to the country’s intellectual community. Spend seven nights in storied Havana with a full day excursion to the beautiful western province of Piñar del Río.

the iffle tower
Oct 7, 2018 to Oct 15, 2018
Price: from $2,995
Duke Leaders: TBD

Hemingway referred to Paris as “a moveable feast,” and it is still true that the city is bountiful with unique sights, sounds and experiences. On this journey, explore Le Marais, Paris’s aristocratic district, and marvel at iconic Parisian landmarks during an afternoon cruise on the Seine.

ship in icey water overlooking glacier
Jun 28, 2018 to Jul 5, 2018
Price: from $6,490
Duke Leaders: TBD

See the iconic wildlife—whales, bears and eagles—amid secluded coves and towering forests. Explore massive glaciers, kayak scenic coastlines, plus see the hidden wonders we’ve discovered in our 30+ years leading Alaska expeditions.

May 3, 2018 to May 11, 2018
Price: from $2,895
Duke Leaders: TBD

Cosmopolitan Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is the sparkling jewel of Spain’s Mediterranean coastline, imbued with a creative spirit that has propelled innovations in architecture, art, cuisine and more.

May 2, 2018 to May 9, 2018
Price: from $2,795
Duke Leaders: Francis J. Lethem

Experience a captivating seven-night cruise through Holland and Belgium’s lovely waterways and canals. As you alight in waterfront towns, customize your cruise with a choice of excursions.

Feb 15, 2018 to Feb 24, 2018
Price: from approximately $6,995 per person
Duke Leaders: Michael A. Gillespie

Experience this distinctively designed people-to-people itinerary featuring three nights in the spirited, soulful capital city of Havana followed by a six-night cruise along the island’s southern coast to Santiago de Cuba—an extraordinary opportunity to traverse the entire breadth of Cuba.

Sep 30, 2017 to Oct 16, 2017
Price: $5,184 per person (including airfare)
Duke Leaders:

From the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to eternal Rome, through the gentle Umbrian and Tuscan countryside to timeless Venice, this leisurely 17-day tour showcases ancient sites, contemporary life, priceless art, and beautiful natural scenery.

Aug 23, 2017 to Sep 6, 2017
Price: from $4,695
Duke Leaders: Mary "Tolly" Boatwright

Explore eight countries, discover old-world capitals and stroll through charming villages dusting the banks along Europe’s romantic and historic Danube River. Encounter Prague with visits to Prague Castle and the Old Jewish Quarter. Travel to Passau and step into St. Stephen’s Cathedral.

Sep 29, 2017 to Oct 7, 2017
Price: from $2,795
Duke Leaders: N/A

Sophisticated Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is the jewel of Spain’s Mediterranean coast. Settle in and begin to explore this vibrant city with a small group of fellow travelers on a 7-night adventure.

Oct 2, 2017 to Oct 10, 2017
Price: from $4,495 per person
Duke Leaders:

Cruise with us for seven nights from Rome to Barcelona aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star, small ship m.s. Le Lyrial, launched in 2015.

Sep 15, 2017 to Sep 23, 2017
Price: $3,545
Duke Leaders: N/A

This immersive program is designed to introduce you to life in Paris, and its environs, from a native’s point of view. Spend two weeks in a Paris apartment located in the beautiful neighborhood of Bercy, just minutes by Metro from the city center.

Oct 7, 2017 to Oct 14, 2017
Price: $6,295 per person
Duke Leaders: Gary Gereffi P'06

This trip has been canceled, but will be offered again in fall 2018. For more information, please email travel@daa.duke.edu.