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UC Retirees Travel offers extraordinary opportunities to discover and explore iconic sites and lesser-known destinations featuring a mix of history, culture, and nature. Connect with travelers from all UC locations including retirees, emeriti, family members, and friends. Expert group trip planners coordinate all of the details so you can relax and enjoy the journey.

Click on the image of each trip to see complete itineraries and reservation information. Contact Sue Barnes, UC Retirees Travel coordinator, at UCRetireesTravel@gmail.com with any questions.

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COVID-19 UPDATE: Due coronavirus pandemic uncertainties, we are not scheduling new trips at this time. Decisions about existing trips will be made according to health advisories. If you are already registered for a trip, please contact the tour operator directly.

2020 Adventures

Sydney Harbor
Collette - Explore the Great
Barrier Reef, snowy peaks,
natural vistas & modern cities
Northern Lights
Collette Travel - See the
"Golden Circle," national parks,
waterfalls & much more.
San Antonio
Premier World Travel - Savor a
multi-cultural heritage and enjoy
the Fiesta del las Luminarias


2021 Adventures

Cuba Trip
Premier World Discovery
See Old Havana, Hemingway's Farm,
the Nacional Hotel, and much more
Backroads of Iberia
O.A.T. - 16 or fewer travelers;
Stay in Portuguese pousadas
& Spanish paradores- WAITLIST

When you participate in UC Retirees Travel trips, you help to support CUCRA (Council of University of California Retirees Associations), a systemwide consortium of volunteer representatives from all of the UC retiree associations. CUCRA represents retiree interests and advocates for retiree benefits in regular meetings with UC leadership.