Shades of Ireland (SOLD OUT)
Company: Collette Travel AND an OLLI Trip
- 13 days from June 1st to the 13th, 2020
- Double Occupancy - $4,749
- Single Occupancy - $5,499
- Includes Round trip Airfare from Denver International Airport (DIA)
From vibrant and history-filled Dublin, across rolling green hills to the dramatic coast and onwards to Derry, experience the charms of Ireland on this magical tour of the Emerald Isle.
For more information contact:Collette800-581-8942Refer to Booking #976961
- Uncover the legend of the Titanicat Belfast’s famed Titanic Experience;
- View the Atlantic from the stunning 700-foot Cliffs of Moher;
- Tour the walled city of Derry;
- Stand on the awe-inspiring Giants Causeway;
- Experience the world-famous beauty of the Ring of Kerry;
- And much more.
OLLI-on-Campus Manager, Jackie Wyant, will be joining the trip.
Sorrento - The Charm of the Amalfi Coast
Company: AHI International AND an OLLI Trip
- 8 days from June 17thto the 25th, 2020
- Double Occupancy - $3,690
- Single Occupancy - $4,485
- Does NOT include airfare to Naples International Airport
Indulge in Italy’s enchanting Amalfi Coast, a region that has been luring travelers, writers and romantics for centuries. Staying in captivating, cliff-side Sorrento for seven nights, we will discover the full breadth of treasures that this region has to offer.
- From fabled villages to flower-filled alleys;
- Thrill to visual splendors and legendary sites.
- Travel a serpentine road along the Amalfi Coast, passing awe-inspiring natural scenery and vertiginous houses, including colorful Positano;
- Taste exquisite cuisine in the Campania region;
- Walk through history in ancient ruins;
- And much more.
***OLLI at DU Executive Director, Barbe Ratcliffe, will be offering a course on Pompeii at OLLI East (Winter 2020 term); OLLI Boulder and OLLI Central (Spring term 2020) Pompeii is included on Day 7.
If you are interested in joining this trip, please call AHI travel at 800-323-7373 or visit oliden.ahitravel.com.
Company: Sirius Travel
- Patagonia Argentina, South America | December 12 - 20, 2020
- $6,350 Double Occupancy
- $7,325 Single Occupancy
- Pricing Does NOT include Airfare from Denver to Argentina.
This trip offers once-in-a-lifetime total solar eclipse experience from Patagonia in Argentina on December 14th, 2020. Our adventure begins in Buenos Aires on December 12 and we will proceed from there to our exclusive nomad camp on the eclipse path which will be complete with comfortable sleeping arrangements, amenities, gourmet food, and premium wines. Following the total solar eclipse, we will explore the Bariloche region of Argentina before traveling to the south where we will spend 4 days near Calafate exploring the rapidly changingPatagonian ice fields and glaciers.
Facilitator: No facilitator with this tour; This is NOT an OLLI Only tour
To learn more about this trip go to: https://siriustravel.com/solar-eclipse-tours/2020-patagonia-argentina-olli-total-solar-eclipse or call 303-872-7313
As the OLLI Signature City Memphis trip this past November was such a success, OLLI at DU and Road Scholar are offering a second trip to Memphis this coming June.
This trip will run from June 7 to June 12, 2021.
Larry Tannenbaum will be the OLLI leader on the trip.
Please call Road Scholar toll free at (800) 322-5315, reference Program # 12347 -- Signature City Memphis starting on 6/7/2020 and please note you are an OLLI-Denver member.
Please click the link below, go to the 6/7/2020 date that is marked as a private departure for your group – enter the code 12347 – press the RED GO button and follow the prompts:
Egypt - Legends of the Nile
A trip to Egypt is in the planning stages. This trip (Legends of the Nile) will be offered through AHI travel. It will run from March 16 to 27, 2021, and costs begin at approximately $4,995 not including international airfare. Barbe Ratcliffe (OLLI trip leader) will be offering a course on the History of Ancient Egypt. Registration will begin on May 1st, 2020.
Iceland - Northern Lights and Sights of Iceland
Northern Lights and Sights of Iceland is being offered by Sirus Travel, the same organization bringing us the trip to Patagonia. This trip will run from November 28th to December 3rd. Trip costs are currently being confirmed. Additional information and registration will begin May 1, 2020.
World Travel Summary
WorldView Travel Summary:
- Any tour with one of the three companies noted below;
- Tours cannot be during the weeks of the three OLLI at DU terms;
- Tours are not customizable (or only mildly so);
- Generally best organized about one year in advance.
WorldView Travel Agencies:
Road Scholar- https://www.roadscholar.org - Founded in 1975 as Elderhostel
Mission: Road Scholar inspires adults to learn, discover and travel. Their learning adventures open minds to new ideas and deepen understanding of oneself and of the world’s peoples, places cultures, history and environments. A true university of the world, not-for-profit Road Scholar’s meaningful – often transformational – educational adventures engages people for whom learning is the journey of a lifetime.
Collette Travel- https://travel.gocollette.com– Founded in 1918 by John Collette
Mission: Collette enhances people’s lives through travel; likewise, we aim philanthropically to enhance the lives of those who live in the communities where we live and where we travel. Engaged employees are the heart and soul of our program which is why each year, they give over 4,500 hours of service, primarily focused on the children in communities around the world.
AHI International- https://ahitravel.com– Founded in 1962 by the Small family, who still owns and runs the company.
Mission: AHI serves educated individual travelers and their families, as well as members of alumni associations, professional groups and museums. The company offers river, land and ocean journeys based on itineraries that balance the must-see with the road less traveled and include enough flexibility to accommodate individual preferences. All of AHI's programs feature a strong educational component and the goal of presenting worry-free travel experiences that foster a deeper understanding of diverse cultures and natural phenomena by putting travelers in direct touch with local people and cultures.