Eagle Travel Club


    Kristena Wright
    Alumni Programs Coordinator


The American University Eagle Travel Program offers a great opportunity to connect, and engage, alumni and friends on a global scale. Blending exciting explorations and enlightening educational experiences, we make travel easy with first-class accommodations. Our trips boast unique itineraries, knowledgeable guides, and even exclusive presentations by our very own AU professors.

Begin your adventure today with the Eagle Travel Club!

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Russia: Cruising Moscow to St. Petersburg

July 10 – 23, 2014

Cruise between Moscow and St. Petersburg aboard a 4-star, all-inclusive ship. Tour St. Petersburg's Hermitage Museum and Catherine Palace, former home of Catherine the Great. Visit a local school and meet a family in their home. Explore the Kremlin and view the collection of Imperial treasures. Immerse yourself in culture at a Piroshki tea party, vodka tasting, and Shashlik barbecue. See Moscow's world-famous Red Square and St. Basil’s Cathedral. More info (login required).

China and the Yangtze River

September 8 – 22, 2014

Begin in Beijing and visit the Forbidden City, the wondrous Great Wall and the Summer Palace. In Xi’an, marvel at the Terra Cotta Warriors and enjoy special access to the Archaeological Research Institute. Engage with locals in a relocation village along the Yangtze River. Cruise the Yangtze and savor the natural beauty of China’s gorges, then explore the Shanghai metropolis. More info (login required).

Ancient Greece and Turkey

September 24 – October 2, 2014

Cruise into the very cradle of Western civilization and the world of Greece and Turkey. En route, see four UNESCO World Heritage sites; call on the islands of Delos, Mykonos, Santorini, Pátmos and medieval Rhodes; and cruise along Turkey's sun-drenched coast. Visit the legendary site of Troy and the most spectacularly preserved Greco-Roman city in the world, Ephesus. Meet local residents and learn about 21st-century island life. More info (login required).

Cruising the Canary Islands and Morocco

November 8 16, 2014

Enjoy a seven-night cruise from Casablanca, Morocco, to Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain, with port calls at Essaouira, Morocco and in the Canary Islands: Arrecife, Lanzarote; Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura; Santa Cruz de Tenerife; San Sebastian de la Gomera; Tamaduste, El Hierro; and Santa Cruz de la Palma. More info (login required).

Pearls of the Mediterranean

November 7 – 15, 2014

Let the magnificent old-world spirit and inspiring marvels of revered cities transport you into the past while cruising the deep blue waters of the Mediterranean to Spain, France, Monaco, and Italy. Depart from Monte Carlo, then visit Portofino, Rome, and Florence/Pisa/Tuscany in Italy; Provence (Marseille) and Port Vendres in France; then Palma de Mallorca and Barcelona, Spain. More info (login required).

Cerulean Celebration: Panama Canal

November 19 – 30, 2014

Escape the chill of November in favor of the sandy beaches, sunny skies and easygoing spirit of the Caribbean. Explore port calls in Key West, Mexico, Belize, Honduras and Costa Rica. Experience a feat of human engineering as you traverse the Panama Canal. Enjoy three relaxing days at sea in addition to optional shore excursions before concluding your voyage in Caldera. More info (login required).