Travel Opportunities


Travel trips are a staple for most alumni associations and offer true discounts for alumni travelers for both domestic and overseas travel packages. La Salle’s Alumni Association has chosen an industry leader, Gohagan & Company, to provide us innovative travel packages at discounted fares.

See below for the 2014 travel trips available for La Salle Alumni. For more information and to have a brochure mailed to you, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 215.951.1535 or alumni@lasalle.edu.



Natural Wonders of Australia and New Zealand: Queenstown, Milford Sound, and Sydney
January 22February 4, 2014


Join us on this unique, custom-designed 14-day journey that uncovers the vibrant cultures, stark contrasts and magnificent natural and architectural landscapes of both New Zealand and Australia at just the right pace.

100th Anniversary Passage through the Panama Canal and Costa Rica

February 23–March 3, 2014 (This is the correct date; not the one on the brochure)

A spectacular nine-day journey through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal to the Costa Rican rainforest. Aboard the exclusively chartered, classic small ship M.S. SERENISSIMA, featuring only 59 cabins, cruise to and explore remote island paradises, Costa Rica’s terrestrial wonders and Panama City. Pre- and Post-Program Options offered.


Shrines of Ireland
March 26April 4, 2014
$2,799 per person for two people


Spend time in worship and contemplation at Our Lady’s Shrine of Knock. Stand before the ancient Rock of Cashel, where St. Patrick preached and baptized. Travel through the Wicklow Mountains to the ancient monastic site of St. Kevin at Glendalough. View the famed Book of Kells at Trinity College. Experience local life in Ireland as you meet the owners of a working Irish Farm. Tour the “Fair City” of Dublin and visit St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Visit Limerick’s St. Mary’s Cathedral and the ancient monastic site of Clonmacnoise.

Celtic Lands and 70th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings
Guest Speakers Dwight David Eisenhower II and Celia Sandys
June 414, 2014
From $5835 plus air (Check back soon for a PDF of the brochure)


Cruise for eight nights aboard the exclusively chartered, deluxe M.S. LE BORÉAL from Portsmouth, England, to France, Ireland, Wales and Scotland. By special arrangement, University of Pennsylvania professor Dwight David Eisenhower II, grandson of General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower, and historian Celia Sandys, granddaughter of Prime Minister Winston Churchill, will join you to provide exclusive lectures and personal insights. Enjoy guided excursions in each port of call, including the hallowed beaches of Normandy 70 years after the Allied Forces made their historic landings and two UNESCO World Heritage sites: Caernarfon Castle near Holyhead, Wales, and the fascinating Giant’s Causeway in Northern Ireland, a great natural wonder. 


Alasaka's Glaciers and the Inside Passage
Six-Star Silversea, All-Suite small ship
August 7-14, 2014
From approximately $3950 plus air 

 

Join this magnificent seven-night cruise from Vancouver, British Columbia, through the Inside Passage, to Seward, Alaska, aboard the Six-Star, all-suite M.V. SILVER SHADOW providing an unmatched small ship experience, Early Booking Savings of $3000 per couple and a host of complimentary features aboard ship: all onboard gratuities and port taxes, personal butler service, beverages throughout the cruise and fitness classes. See untouched coastlines, watch for wildlife, and cruise up-close to Hubbard Glacier. Call at historic Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway and Sitka. Vancouver Pre-Cruise Option and Fairbanks/Denali National Park Post‑Cruise Option offered.

Tanzania Safari during the Great Migration
March 2-12, 2015

Travel with us on this journey of a lifetime into the majestic natural wonder that is Tanzania, Africa's most authentic safari destination, to experience the ancient phenomenon of the extraordinary Great Migration, one of Earth's greatest natural spectacles.
  Baltic Marvels Cruise
August 19–27, 2015

Join fellow alumni on this 9 day cruise of ports along the Baltic Sea. Stops include Helsinki, Finland; St. Petersburg, Russia; Tallin, Estonia and Berlin, Germany.