I am so grateful that the Club offers travel opportunities as part of its mission to educate and inform!
Nanette Stringer, Commonwealth Club Traveler

Upcoming Trips

Jan 22 - Feb 6, 2019
With an Optional Sri Lanka Extension

Experience a 16-day journey from Mumbai to Mysore to the wildlife haven of Nagarhole National Park.  Explore Calicut, "City of Spices," then enjoy a leisurely two-night cruise along Kerala's palm-fringed canals. Discover fascinating Kochi, boasting its rich mix of Arab, Portuguese and Dutch influences. Delhi and Agra pre-tour extension and Sri Lanka post-tour extension.

$5,674 per person, double occupancy, including air from SFO
Feb 14 - Feb 28, 2019
Featuring a Chobe River Safari aboard the MS Zambezi Queen

Travel the breadth of southern Africa, where history is rich, culture is diverse and “Big Five” game viewing is extraordinary. Enjoy a unique three-night river safari aboard the Five-Star MS Zambezi Queen on Namibia’s legendary Chobe River. Experience superb game viewing in Botswana. Visit Johannesburg, Cape Town and Victoria Falls. Pre-tour extension to MalaMala Private Game Reserve.

from $7,995 per person, double occupancy
Mar 3 - Mar 8, 2019
Sand Dunes, Canyons and Wildflowers

Explore this magnificent land of extremes with study leader Frank Ackerman, former Death Valley National Park Ranger.  Visit Badwater Salt Flats (282 feet below sea level) and enjoy a stunning panoramic view of all 11,049 feet of Telescope Peak.  Hike amid the multi-hued walls of Golden Canyon; experience sunrise at Zabriskie Point; and visit Ubehebe Crater.

From $3,345 per person, double occupancy
Mar 5 - Mar 13, 2019
Aboard National Geographic Quest

Discover the vibrant reefs of Belize and the dramatic Maya ruins of Tikal on a comprehensive land-and-sea expedition.  Sail aboard the newly built 100-guest National Geographic Quest to snorkel, kayak and stand-up paddleboard along the Mesoamerican Reef, the largest reef in the Northern Hemisphere.  Then venture to Tikal to explore stone temples swathed in rain forest and teeming with wildlife.

from $5,760 per person, double occupancy
Apr 2 - Apr 15, 2019
From Imperial Cities to the Sahara

Travel to the imperial cities of Rabat, Meknes, Fez and Marrakech: View the ancient Roman ruins at Volubilis; wander the alleys of Fez; visit a Berber village; take a sunset camel ride at the edge of the Sahara; and view the spectacular scenery of the High Atlas Mountains.  Discover Marrakech's medina and Djemaa el Fna Square.  Conclude in Casablanca.

From $6,079 per person, double occupancy, including air from SFO
Apr 7 - Apr 14, 2019
Jackson, Little Rock, Memphis, Birmingham, Selma, Montgomery

Join Judge LaDoris Cordell (Ret.) as we travel to Selma’s Edmund Pettus Bridge and Little Rock High School. Meet with 16th Street Baptist Church bombing survivor Dr. Rev. Carolyn McKinstry, Bloody Sunday foot soldier Annie Pearl Avery, and Little Rock Nine member Elizabeth Eckford. Visit the new Memorial for Peace and Social Justice in Montgomery and the Civil Rights Museum in Jackson.

$3,995 per person, double occupancy
Apr 29 - May 7, 2019
Aboard MS Amadeus Silver III

Glide through the waterways of the Netherlands and Belgium during a seven-night cruise aboard the exclusively chartered, first-class river ship MS Amadeus Silver III. Enjoy the seaport of Antwerp, the charming village of Giethoorn and the canals of Amsterdam. Design your time in The Hague , Delft and Bruges from a selection of included excursions, from cycling to chocolate tasting to tulips.  Optional Amsterdam post-tour extension.

from $2,795 per person, double occupancy
Apr 30 - May 15, 2019
Poland, Hungary, Austria, Slovakia & the Czech Republic

Experience an overview of four distinct and fascinating nations – Poland, Hungary, Austria and the Czech Republic. Explore Warsaw’s Old Town and view Budapest’s scenic Danube Bend. Attend a classical music performance in Vienna and tour majestic Schönbrunn Palace. Experience Prague’s acclaimed museums and architectural treasures. Visit Germany’s capital on an optional 4-day/3-night Berlin post-tour extension. 

$5,597 per person, double occupancy, including air from SFO
May 15 - May 28, 2019
Spain's Pilgrimage Route

Walk some of the most attractive segments of the pilgrimage route of Spain's Camino de Santiago. Explore Burgos and Leon. Visit a wine cellar in Rioja and stop at the Shrine of San Juan de Ortega. Hike to stunning views of Galician landscapes. Conclude at the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, the finest example of both Romanesque and Baroque art in Spain.

$5,795 per person, double occupancy
May 17 - May 26, 2019
The Sacred Valley & the Lares Trail to Machu Picchu

Experience the ancient history and living culture of Cusco and the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Visit the archeological site of Chinchero and the market at Pisaq. Take a Peruvian cooking class. Stay in deluxe mountain lodges along the Lares Trail and tailor your experience with adventure activities and cultural encounters. Explore the remarkable complex of Machu Picchu.

$5,985 per person, double occupancy