USask continues to monitor all sources regarding COVID-19. Should you have any questions regarding your planned trips, please check with your tour operators and insurance providers for any updates.

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Land Journeys

Singapore, Thailand & Angkor Wat

Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia & Cambodia
March 2-15, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Highlights of Japan: Cherry Blossom Season

March 22-31, 2020

Website | EF Go Ahead Tours

Sketches of Sicily: Palermo, Caltagirone & Taormina

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

April 15-24, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Swiss Alps & the Italian Lakes

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

Switzerland & Italy
April 29-May 8, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Italian Riviera: Piedmont, Tuscany & the Cinque Terre

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

May 9-17, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Majestic Slovenia

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

June 11-19, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Ireland: Wild Atlantic Way

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

September 5-13, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Village Life Around the Italian Lakes

September 12-20, 2020

Brochure | Gohagan & Co.

Spain: Andalucia

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

September 17-25, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Florence in the Serene Season

February 12-20, 2021

Brochure to come | AHI Travel

Ocean & River Cruises

Amazon River Expedition & Machu Picchu

March 1-13, 2020

Brochure | Gohagan & Co.

Ganges River Cruise

March 10-22, 2020

Brochure | Worldwide Quest

Legends to Lagoons

**Free air from 10 Canadian cities, including YXE**

French Polynesia
March 15-25, 2020

Website | Brochure | Go Next

Norway & Lapland

Norway & Finland
May 8-23, 2020

Book this trip by Jan 31, 2020 and receive a Samsonite carry-on suitcase.

Brochure | GLP Worldwide

Aegean Medley

**Free air from 10 Canadian cities, including YXE**

Greece & Turkey
May 14-25, 2020

Website | Brochure | Go Next

Oberammergau Passion Play & Cruising the Danube River

Hungary, Austria, Germany & Slovakia
June 7-17, 2020

Brochure | Gohagan & Co.

Baltic & Scandinavian Legacies

**Free air from 10 Canadian cities, including YXE**

Sweden, Finland, Russia, Estonia, Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland & Germany
June 15-26, 2020

Website | Brochure | Go Next

Circumnavigation of Iceland

June 21-29, 2020

Brochure | Gohagan & Co.

Cruise the Rhine River

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

Netherlands, Germany & France
July 12-20, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Cruise Provence & Burgundy

**Special incentive for Canadian travellers: $1000 USD discount per couple**

October 3-11, 2020

Website | AHI Travel

Dynasties of China and Tibet

**CANCELLED due to the Canadian government travel advisory warning**

China and Tibet
October 10-25, 2020 

Brochure | Gohagan & Co.

Antiquities of the Red Sea & the Aegean Sea

Greece, Eqypt and Jordan
October 29 - November 11, 2020

Brochure | Gohagan & Co.

Israel, Egypt & Jordan

Israel, Egypt & Jordan
November 23 - December 9, 2020

Brochure | GLP Worldwide

Wondrous Wildlife of Africa

South Africa
January 18, 2021 - February 2, 2021

Brochure to come | Go Next

Galapagos Islands

Feb. 8-16, 2021

Brochure to come | Gohagan & Company

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

Canada & United States
July 26 - August 2, 2021

Brochure | Gohagan & Company

Train Journeys

African Explorer

South Africa and Namibia
January 28-February 15, 2021

Brochure | GLP Worldwide

Tour Operators

Our tour operators have been carefully selected for their established reputations, interesting destinations and itineraries, exclusive educational programs, proven dependability, superior customer service and financial stability.


Founded in 1962, AHI Travel is a creative travel company recognized around the world for its design and operation of deluxe international travel programs. To most travellers, AHI is known as Alumni Holidays®, the premiere operator of travel programs sponsored by college and university alumni associations. Offering one of the highest levels of service in the travel industry, AHI has consistently met and surpassed the expectations of our most discerning travellers. Its exclusive, one-of-a-kind sophisticated travel opportunities feature destinations that span the globe from Europe to Asia, and from the Pacific to the Atlantic.

Become an AHI TRAVEL INSIDER and enjoy special travel perks!

    • Advance bookings
    • Priority Response from your Passenger Service Representative
    • Free room upgrades (whenever possible)
    • $100 savings on business class upgrades through select carriers
    • No deviation fees
    • And more

View the 2020 Travel Catalogue

Founded in 1999 by Patrick Tsung and Gordon Dreger, GLP Worldwide prides itself on catering to travellers seeking awe-inspiring destinations, novel experiences, and authentic cultural immersion. We partner with lesser-known marine and land operators —the ones that you might only come across if you happened to be in that part of the world. Offering expert industry knowledge and personal insights, GLP Worldwide is a company built by travellers themselves.


As the world's largest private education company, EF Go Ahead Tours draws on over 50 years of experience and a rich network of local Tour Directors, historians, and experts dedicated to creating one-of-a-kind journeys for curious travellers. As a proud part of EF Education First, each program offers the perfect balance of carefully planned activities and free time to explore your interests, so you'll return home with memories that last a lifetime.


For more than 25 years, Chicago-based Gohagan and Company has offered custom-designed international and domestic travel programs to members of North America's most prestigious non-profit organizations, university alumni associations, museums, and cultural foundations.


Go Next has been offering unique, affordably priced programs for nearly 40 years and they are committed to providing quality travel programs and excellent customer service for professional associations and alumni groups. Their programs are designed for the group traveller, and feature smaller, more intimate ships, with exceptional accommodation, service, and cuisine.


Worldwide Quest operates custom designed tours in natural history, culture and the arts on all seven continents. Our Alumni Expeditions tours are created exclusively for the Canadian Alumni community and are designed to combine the spirit of discovery with an enriching educational component. Created in 1970, WQ is Canadian owned and operated with offices in Toronto.

Travel arrangements will be handled by the travel partner designated for each tour. Dates, itineraries, program details and costs are given in good faith based on information available at the time of posting, and subject to change. Prices are in Canadian or US dollars, per person and based on double occupancy. Individual tour brochures are available 6 to 10 months prior to departure.

The University of Saskatchewan, its officers and employees, do not assume any responsibility for the financing, arranging or conducting of the tour. They shall not be liable for any damages or financial loss to person or property of any description that might occur in connection with the tour, howsoever arising from the negligence, omission or otherwise of travel services arranged through our travel partners.

Additional Info

Trip Information

Trip brochures are available approximately six to ten months prior to departure dates but are not automatically mailed to everyone. If you would like to be on the alumni travel mailing list, subscribe below.

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Trip Merchant

Looking for a custom travel experience?

Trip Merchant has partnered with the USask Alumni Association to provide members with exclusive travel savings and other travel benefits.

They negotiate reduced rates on your behalf with a wide variety of travel suppliers to accommodate different travel styles such as; ocean cruising, river cruising, solo travel, guided tours, rail journeys, long stay vacations, luxury travel, private/tailor made and more.