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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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Safe travel update: All travelers are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Our tour operators are closely monitoring travel conditions for our upcoming trips; we will postpone or cancel trips if conditions are not safe.


2022 Adventures

Backroads of Iberia
O.A.T. - 16 or fewer travelers
Both departures full
Call 800-955-1925 to join waitlist

Netherlands, Belgium, and France
Collette Travel
24 or fewer travelers
featuring the Keukenhof Tulip
Festival, Amsterdam, Bruges,
Floriade Expo 2022, and Paris
Baltic Capitals Tour
O.A.T. - 16 or fewer travelers.
Visit Lithuania, Latvia,
Estonia, & Russia.
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Islands of New England
Collette Travel
Beautiful scenery, majestic
mansions, local seafood
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Canadian Rockies by Train
Collette Travel
Panoramic views of mountain
ranges and stunning scenery

PREMIER World Discovery
Highlights of Havana, Vinales, &
the Pinar del Rio.
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Chile and Argentina Tour
O.A.T. - 16 or fewer travelers.
Buenos Aires, Chiloé Islands
parks. Departure #1 full
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Christmas on the Danube
Collette Travel
Visit European Christmas
markets on a
Danube River cruise.

2023 Adventures

Spectacular South Aftica
Collette Travel
Safari game drives, wine country,
Capetown, and More
Japan's Treasures
O.A.T. - 16 or fewer travelers
Tokyo, Kyoto, Hakone,
and more
Untamed Iceland
O.A.T. - 16 or fewer travelers
Gorgeous waterfalls, geysers,
lagoons, and more

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.