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Alumni Travel Program

Visit Exciting Destinations With Engaging Guides and Fellow Alumni

The UHCL Alumni Travel Program is open to all UHCL alumni and friends of the university. The following is a list of upcoming trips. We hope you'll be able to attend and connect with other alumni!

2025 Alumni Travel Preview

Thursday, July 25 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
UHCL Bayou Building, Garden Room

Let's talk travel over lunch!  Join UHCL Alumni Travel and our trusted partners as we discuss trips available for 2025. We'll be presenting information on the adventures we have planned for next year, and you’ll have the chance to win some great prizes - including certificates for money off 2025 tours! This event is free to attend and sponsored by the UHCL Alumni Association. A light lunch will be served.


Great European Journey
June 28 - July 9, 2024


Starting at $4,315 per person

Experience a 10-night European journey by river and rail! You’ll wend your way along the Rhine and Moselle Rivers aboard the Amadeus Queen for six nights through Germany and France, and then enjoy four nights in the Swiss Alps. Book by May 29 for a special rate!

Great European Journey Brochure (PDF)

Cape Cod and the Islands
July 13 - 19, 2024

Lighthouse photo

Starting at $3525 per person

Enjoy your first night in exciting Boston and then head out for 5 nights at one hotel on 'The Cape' to experience its beauty and history. Visit amazing Boston, mansion filled Newport, RI, Provincetown, a cranberry bog and ferry to the two most scenic and famous islands off 'The Cape', Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

Cape Cod and the Islands Brochure (PDF)

Scandinavia and the Baltic Sea
July 22 – August 1, 2024


Starting at $6,745 per person
Discover the lands and legacies forged by centuries of Baltic history on a 9-night cruise to visit 7 countries, featuring special guest speaker Lech Wałesa, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and former President of Poland. Explore the cultural rebirth of Scandinavia and the Baltic states with excursions in Sweden, Denmark, Poland, Latvia, Finland and Estonia. Book by June 22 for a special rate!

Scandinavia and the Baltic Sea Brochure PDF

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta
October 9 - 14, 2024

fiesta balloon

Starting at $3525 per person

Experience the Albuquerque Balloon Festival, the world's largest hot air ballooning event. Also enjoy 3 nights in Santa Fe, featuring the Palace of the Governor’s, built in 1610, the Loretto Chapel, and the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Other attractions include Old Town Albuquerque, the "High Road to Taos" and Los Alamos Bradbury Museum.

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Brochure (PDF)

Legends of the Nile
October 15 - 26, 2024


Starting at $5,995 per person

Set off on an exhilarating, small-group journey to Cairo, Luxor, Abu Simbel and the Nile River! This 10-night, active exploration features a deluxe, four-night cruise and a licensed Egyptologist to guide you through Egypt’s ancient wonders, from the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Valleys of the Kings and Queens to the Great Temple of Ramses II and beyond!

Legends of the Nile Brochure (PDF)

Montreal and Quebec City Christmas
December 11 - 16, 2024

old quebec

Starting at $3599 per person

Enjoy two nights at the historic Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal before traveling by train to Quebec City for three nights at one of the most photographed hotels in the world, the Fairmont Chateau Frontenac Hotel. Ranked among the world's top 15 destinations for celebrating the holidays, you'll visit the German Christmas Market in the heart of Old Quebec, designed to recreate the atmosphere of the big European Christmas Markets.

Montreal and Quebec City Brochure (PDF)

For more information about any of these trips, please contact the Alumni Association at 281-283-2021 or


  • Alumni Association

    Phone: 281-283-2021
    Fax: 281-283-2017

    Bayou Building B2508
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 318
    Houston, TX 77058-1002