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Bison Explorers Travel

Complete List of Tours

Each year our travel partners offer many excursions, and the NDSU Foundation chooses a select few to offer to alumni, family members, and friends. Below please find a list of tours (note that dates and tours are subject to change).


2020 Destinations

Sunny Islands and Andes - Aerial view of Cozumel

Sunny Islands & Andes, Santiago-Miami - January 3-22, 2020

Discover some of the most compelling archeological sites, breathtaking beaches, lush rainforests, and exotic wildlife on this compelling cruise aboard the elegant Marina on an 18-night journey.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


 Travel opportunity from the Outback to the Glaciers

From the Outback to the Glaciers - February 3-23, 2020

Explore Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Melbourne, Alice Springs, Ayers Rock, Sydney, Sydney Opera House, Christchurch, Franz Josef Glacier Region, Queenstown, Milford Sound, and Mt. Cook National Park. To learn more about this trip, watch the webinar here.

Contact Collette at 800-581-8942 refer to booking #955127


Mystical Fjords - Aerial view of Puerto Montt

Mystical Fjords, Lima-Buenos Aires - March 14-April 4, 2020

Take the journey of a lifetime along the coast of South America on this twenty-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Marina.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Tulips, Windmills and Belgian Delights - Aerial view of Rotterdam

Tulips, Windmills & Belgian Delights, Amsterdam - April 14-22, 2020

Take in the provincial countryside of the Netherlands and Belgium during this all-inclusive weeklong cruise aboard the Scenic Pearl.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


 French Riviera

Spotlight on the French Riviera - April 18-26, 2020

Take in this journey to Nice, Antique Market, Choices on Tour, Grasse, Fragonard Perfumerie Workshop, St. Tropec, Vineyard Tour & Wine Tasting, Monaco, Monte Carlo Casino, Cannes, Antibes, St. Paul de Vence, Nice Flower Market, Eze, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, and Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild.

Contact Collette at 800-581-8942 refer to booking #954965


Ancient Adventures - Aerial view of Taormina

Ancient Adventures, Venice-Barcelona - May 25-June 7, 2020

Explore enchanting destinations along the western Mediterranean coastline aboard Oceania Cruises' Riviera on this impressive twelve-night cruise.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Baltic and Scandinavian Legacies - Aerial view of St Petersburg

Baltic & Scandinavian Legacies, Stockholm-Copenhagen - June 15-26, 2020 - Early booking savings until November 15, 2019

Explore the history and beauty of the Baltic and Scandinavian coastal cities aboard Oceania Cruises' Marina on this unforgettable ten-night cruise.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Fjords of Norway - Aerial view of Bergen

Fjords of Norway, Oslo-London - July 15-28, 2020

Immerse yourself in the magic of the Fjords of Norway on this spectacular twelve-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Marina.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Cape Cod and the Islands

Cape Cod & the Islands - July 18-24, 2020

Cape Cod, located in eastern Massachusetts is among New England’s favorite summer vacation destinations and it thrives on tourism, beautiful ocean beaches and small unique businesses.

Contact Premier World Discovery at 877-953-8687


Summer Vistas of Alaska - Aerial view of Ketchikan

Summer Vistas of Alaska, Vancouver-Seward - July 23-30, 2020

Experience the coastal beauty of Alaska on this extraordinary weeklong cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Regatta.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


British Isles Tapestry - Aerial view of Belfast

British Isles Tapestry, British Isles, London - July 27-August 7, 2020 - Early booking savings until December 27, 2019

Immerse yourself in the history and culture of the British Isles on this ten-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Marina.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


St Lawrence Seaway and French Canada - Aerial view of Montreal

St. Lawrence Seaway & French Canada, Detroit-Montreal - August 23-September 2, 2020

Journey through the landscapes of the St. Lawrence Seaway and French Canada on this remarkable nine-nine luxury cruise aboard the M/V Victory II.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Picture of Niagara Falls at dusk with skylights turned on

North American Waterways: Lakes, Islands, & French Canada - Victory Cruise Lines - September 2-14, 2020 - Early booking savings until December 30, 2019

Journey through the remarkable landscapes of the North American waterways on this eleven-night luxury cruise aboard the M/V Victory II with an included one-night hotel stay in Chicago.
Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Greece home and landscape

Exploring Greece and Its Islands - September 20-October 4, 2020

Discover the magnificent ruins of ancient Greece and bask in the brilliance of the Mediterranean. This comprehensive journey explores Greece's most important ancient monuments, including the famed Temple of Zeus, the archaeological site of Olympia and ancient artifacts of Delphi. In Athens, enjoy traditional cuisine, wine and entertainment at a family-owned taverna in the lively Plaka district. Explore Athens your way – choose a tour of the incredible Acropolis -OR- embark on a walking tour of some of the city’s hidden gems.

Contact Collette at 800-581-8942 refer to booking #960593


Adriatic Awakening - Aerial view of Corfu

Adriatic Awakening, Athens-Venice - October 15-25, 2020

Explore the coastal cities of the eastern Mediterranean on this remarkable nine-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Marina.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Southern Grandeur - Aerial view of Memphis

Southern Grandeur: American Musicology - October 31-November 9, 2020

Experience the hospitality of the South on the American Queen on this incredible weeklong journey down the Mississippi.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Iceland Northern Lights

Iceland’s Magical Northern Lights - November 6 – 12, 2020

You’re on your way to Iceland, a land and culture forged by fire and ice. Where steaming lava fields and massive glaciers sculpt mountains and valleys, leaving thundering waterfalls and plunging fjords. In this land of many natural wonders, enjoy the rare opportunity to see the aurora borealis.

Contact Collette at 800-581-8942 refer to booking #955418.

 


2021 Destinations

Awe-Inspiring Antarctica, Buenos Aires-Buenos Aires

Awe-Inspiring Antarctica, Buenos Aires-Buenos Aires - January 18-30, 2021

Discover the thriving culture of Buenos Aires and ride the “Train at the End of the World” in Ushuaia. Travel the majestic Drake Passage, look for gentoo penguins in the South Shetland Islands, and explore the wildlife of the Antarctic Peninsula. See the peaks of Cape Horn and sail between glaciers in the Beagle Channel.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


 Egyptian Wonders, Cairo-Cairo

Egyptian Wonders, Cairo-Cairo - February 14-25, 2021

Visit the Sphinx in Cairo, discover the incredible Valley of the Kings in Luxor, and see the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail along the banks of the Nile on a traditional felucca in Aswan, take in the Great Temples in Abu Simbel, and, in Alexandria, explore the only Roman amphitheater in all of Egypt.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Brazilian Spotlight, Buenos Aires-Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian Spotlight, Buenos Aires-Rio de Janeiro - March 8-19, 2021

Visit the wineries in Montevideo and the art galleries in Punta del Este. Snorkel the warm waters of Porto Belo, browse the museums of Sao Paulo, and stroll the cobblestone streets of Paraty. Wader the banana groves in Ilha Grande and relax in a café in Buzios.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Springtime Coasts of the South, Freeport-Charleston

Springtime Coasts of the South, Freeport-Charleston - April 19-27, 2021

Try your hand at snorkeling in Freeport and discover the Kennedy Space Center in Port Canaveral. See a cannon firing in St. Augustine and soak up the sun in Fernandina Beach. Spend two days in Savannah-the “Hostess City of the South.” Visit the art galleries and charming cafés of Beaufort.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


 Panama to Palms, San Francisco-Miami

Panama to Palms, San Francisco-Miami - April 22-May 10, 2021

Spot bright schools of fish off of Catalina Island, sip wine in Ensenada, and enjoy water sports in Cabo San Lucas. Stroll the waterfront in Puerto Vallarta. Explore Antigua’s Spanish history, catch a sunset in Nicaragua, and visit a rain forest outside of Puntarenas. Pass through the Panama Canal, take in the colorful Caribbean old town in Cartagena, and relax on the beach in George Town.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


British Isles & Lowlands, Southampton-Southampton

British Isles & Lowlands, Southampton-Southampton - June 12-23, 2021

Explore the flora and fauna and the Isle of Portland and indulge yourself in Cork, Ireland’s “foodie capital.” Take in stunning views in Bantry, listen to live folk music in Galway, and see the Gothic-style Guildhall in Londonderry. Visit the Titanic museum in Belfast, take in Victorian architecture in Glasgow, and spend a day in Dublin, the cosmopolitan capital of Ireland.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Mediterranean Vistas, Rome-Barcelona

Mediterranean Vistas, Rome-Barcelona - June 16-27, 2021

Embark in iconic Rome, visit the ruins of Pompeii, and explore Mt. Etna. Experience Valletta’s historic architecture and stop in Saint-Tropez’s beach clubs. See Monte Carlo’s Grand Corniche, and seek out the lavender fields in Provence. Enjoy a day at the beach before ending your journey in the cultural hub of Barcelona.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Rhine Highlights, Amsterdam

Rhine Highlights, Amsterdam- - July 14-25, 2021

Explore the canals of Amsterdam, get up close to the filigree twin towers of Cologne’s famous cathedral, and visit local vineyards in Cochem. Take a tour of Heidelberg Castle, see the Roman baths in Baden-Baden, and stroll La Petite France in Strasbourg.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.


Ionian & The Isles, Venice-Venice

Ionian & The Isles, Venice-Venice - October 12-23, 2021

See the canals of Venice and the world’s Catholic cathedral in Split. Visit the UNESCO-listed walled city of Kotor. Explore a Roman amphitheater in Durres, wander St. Mark’s Square in Zakynthos, and lounge on the beach in Santorini. Dine on fresh seafood in Chania. Wind through the old streets of Bari and discover the wineries of Umbria.

Contact Go Next Incorporated at 800-842-9023 or 952-918-8950.








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