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

Dec 2 - Dec 10, 2024
Tikal, Lake Atitlan, Chichicastenango and Antigua with
Archaeologist Bill Saturno

Visit the magnificent archaeological site of Tikal, and the more remote Maya sites of Topoxte, Yaxha and Uaxactun in the Peten rainforest. Experience the stunning natural beauty of Lake Atitlan and its surrounding volcanoes, and immerse yourself in the cultural and religious world of today’s Maya at Iximche and Santiago Atitlan. Enjoy the world-famous colorful Sunday market at Chichicastenango, the charming colonial city of Antigua, and nearby small artisan villages that maintain their ancient handicraft traditions.

$6,390 per person, double occupancy
Dec 6 - Dec 13, 2024
Havana & the Viñales Valley

Explore old Havana’s history and architecture. Meet with farmers and enjoy a private dance performance by some of Cuba’s best dancers. Discuss U.S. foreign policy and economic changes during lectures with local experts. Learn about Cuban music and visit private art collections. In the Viñales Valley, take in views of the dramatic landscapes and limestone mogotes.

$5,650, per person, double occupancy
Jan 28 - Feb 5, 2025
Arctic Magnificence

Embrace Finland’s majestic beauty and Nordic charm on this seven-night, active journey! Explore vibrant Helsinki and indulge in the quintessentially Finnish tradition of a rejuvenating sauna. In northern Lapland, gaze at the awe-inspiring Northern Lights from your glass-domed cabin, plus enjoy a snowshoe trek by moonlight and a fast-paced dogsled ride across the pristine fjells. You’ll also tour the splendid old town of Tallinn, Estonia.  

from $4,295 per person, double occupancy
Feb 10 - Feb 24, 2025

Experience Cairo’s Egyptian Museum and the open-air museum at Memphis. Explore the necropolis at Saqqara, the enigmatic Sphinx and the Pyramids of Giza. Relax during a cruise on Lake Nasser. See the temples at Abu Simbel and sail down the Nile River on a cruise from Aswan to Luxor. Visit the Valleys of the Kings and Queens and the great complex of Karnak.  Optional Jordan extension. 

from $6,897, per person, double occupancy
Feb 15 - Feb 22, 2025

Join a transformative expedition through the Galapagos Islands to celebrate life's diversity and to witness the stunning display of nature's endless wonders. Experience unparalleled opportunities for up-close encounters with a myriad of wildlife and learn from expert naturalists. Walk among curious creatures on shore. Kayak or snorkel beside sea lions and turtles in the clear waters of the world's second-largest marine reserve. Marvel at the flightless cormorants, Galapagos albatross, Nazca, red- and blue-footed boobies, and Darwin’s finches. Extensions in Ecuador and Peru are available.

from $5,795 per person, double occupancy
Mar 11 - Mar 25, 2025
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 deluxe MS Zambezi Queen on Namibia’s legendary Chobe River. Follow Nelson Mandela’s Long Walk to Freedom in Johannesburg; behold Zimbabwe’s awe‑inspiring Victoria Falls; and experience breathtaking wildlife encounters on safari. Extension in Cape Town available.

from $10,795 per person, double occupancy