Special Offers

Take advantage of these SPECIAL OFFERS as you plan a life-enriching travel experience. Let Smithsonian be your compass and SAVE TODAY! Please also take a look at our LAST CALL offer page where we only have a few spaces remaining on upcoming tours!


Early Booking Discounts | Solo Travelers | Family Savings | Airfare Included!


Early Booking Discounts

Art Along the Hudson

Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,295

Oct 16 - 24, 2015

Save $200 *per person when you book by July 12th, 2015!

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

7 days | Starting at: $4,090

Oct 27 - Nov 2, 2015

Oct 13 - 19, 2016

Book by August 15, 2015 and save $450 per person on our October 13, 2016 departure!

Space is limited, book today!

Expedition Exclusive: Enjoy beer and wine tastings with our compliments during the evening Recap and dinner—as a way to experience the full richness and diversity of the Pacific Northwest.

BRING THE KIDS: We believe sharing an expedition with your kids or grandkids is a life-enhancing experience. So, take $500 off the double occupancy price for each person under 18.

Expedition to Antarctica

Expedition to Antarctica

14 days | Starting at: $1,995

Jan 26 - Feb 8, 2016

Save $1,000 *per person on our January 26 - February 8, 2016 program when you book by August 19, 2015! 

Amazon River Cruise

Amazon River Cruise

10 days | Starting at: $4,995

Multiple departures in 2016

Book by July 31, 2015 and save $100* off per person on our 2016 departures.

Tanzania's Great Migration: A Safari Adventure

Tanzania's Great Migration: A Safari Adventure

12 days | Starting at: $7,295

Feb 3 - 14, 2016

Save $500 per person when you book by July 22, 2015!

Voyage to French Polynesia: Featuring Tahiti and Bora Bora

Voyage to French Polynesia: Featuring Tahiti and Bora Bora

11 days | Starting at: $5,995

Feb 4 - 14, 2016

Save $1,000 when you book by July 24, 2015!

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands Voyage

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands Voyage

10 days | Starting at: $4,795

Feb 14 - 23, 2016

Save $1,000 when you book before July 22, 2015!

Southern African Adventure: Featuring a Chobe River Safari and Cape Town

Southern African Adventure: Featuring a Chobe River Safari and Cape Town

15 days | Starting at: $8,995

Feb 18 - Mar 3, 2016

Save $1,000 when you book by July 14, 2015!

Panama Canal Passage and Costa Rica Cruise

Panama Canal Passage and Costa Rica Cruise

9 days | Starting at: $4,995

Mar 3 - 11, 2016

Save $1,000 per person when you book by July 10, 2015!

A Cruise from Lisbon to Bordeaux

A Cruise from Lisbon to Bordeaux

9 days | Starting at: $3,995

Apr 16 - 24, 2016

Save $1,000 when you book by September 17, 2015!

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

9 days | Starting at: $2,995

Apr 20 - 28, 2016

Save $1,000 when you book by September 10, 2015!

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

9 days | Starting at: $5,595

Apr 22 - 30, 2016

Save $1,000 per person when you book by September 9, 2015

The French Riviera and the Modern Masters

The French Riviera and the Modern Masters

9 days | Starting at: $5,215.5

Apr 22 - 30, 2016

Oct 1 - 9, 2016

This trip can be taken back-to-back with Paris & Normandy: Masters of Impressionism. We will arrange TGV train between South of France and Paris and transfers between the hotels and the train stations at either end. There is a 5% discount for travelers who take both.

A Cruise From Bordeaux to Britain

A Cruise From Bordeaux to Britain

9 days | Starting at: $4,195

Apr 23 - May 1, 2016

Save $1,000 per person when you book by September 25, 2015! 

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

9 days | Starting at: $5,795

Apr 29 - May 7, 2016

Sep 2 - 10, 2016

Save $1,000 per person on our April 29-May 7, 2016 program when you book by Sept. 30, 2015!

Paris & Normandy: Masters of Impressionism

Paris & Normandy: Masters of Impressionism

8 days

Apr 30 - May 7, 2016

Oct 8 - 15, 2016

This trip can be taken back-to-back with The French Riviera and the Modern Masters. We will arrange TGV train between South of France and Paris and transfers between the hotels and the train stations at either end. There is a 5% discount for travelers who take both.

A Cruise of Japan and South Korea

A Cruise of Japan and South Korea

12 days | Starting at: $5,995

May 4 - 15, 2016

Save $1,000 per person when you book by October 7, 2015! 

A Transpacific Cruise: From Japan to Alaska

A Transpacific Cruise: From Japan to Alaska

16 days | Starting at: $5,995

May 5 - 20, 2016

Save $1,500 per person when you book before October 14, 2015!​

Celtic Lands

Celtic Lands

10 days | Starting at: $6,195

May 23 - Jun 1, 2016

Save $1,000 when you book by October 26, 2015!

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

9 days | Starting at: $4,495

May 24 - Jun 1, 2016

Save $1,000 when you book by October 19, 2015!

The Elbe River

The Elbe River

9 days

Sep 29 - Oct 7, 2016

May 26 - Jun 3, 2016

Save $1,000 per person when you book by November 15, 2015!

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

10 days | Starting at: $5,995

Jun 15 - 24, 2016

Save $1,000 per person on our June 15, 2016 departure when you book by November 23, 2015!

Passage of the Moors

Passage of the Moors

13 days | Starting at: $4,545

Oct 25 - Nov 6, 2016

Price includes airfare, airline taxes and departure fees!

Solo Travelers

A Danube River Cruise

A Danube River Cruise

16 days | Starting at: $4,695

Sep 6 - 21, 2016

Solo travelers enjoy Single Supplement Waiver savings on our Sept. 6-21, 2016 program!

Traditional Holiday Markets from Germany to France

Traditional Holiday Markets from Germany to France

12 days | Starting at: $2,995

Nov 29 - Dec 10, 2016

Solo travelers enjoy Single Supplement Waiver savings on our 2015 & 2016 programs!

Family Savings

Journey to the Lands of Gods & Heroes

Journey to the Lands of Gods & Heroes

12 days | Adult starting at: $7,395
Child starting at: $6,595

Jul 16 - 27, 2015

Jul 6 - 17, 2015

Special Family Savings — Please note that special rates apply for children. Call 1-855-330-1542 for complete pricing details. These rates apply to children ages 7-18.

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 days | Starting at: $6,290

Aug 29 - Sep 5, 2015

$500 discount extended to all guests under the age of 18.

For our May 14 - 21, 2016 departure, receive complimentary round-trip airfare between Seattle and Alaska when you book by August 31, 2015.

Airfare Included!

Adventure in Iceland

Adventure in Iceland

11 days | Starting at: $4,698

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Tanzania Safari

Tanzania Safari

15 days | Starting at: $8,343

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

African Safari

African Safari

14 days | Starting at: $8,054

Multiple departures in 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Scotland's Treasures

Scotland's Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $5,978

Aug 1 - 12, 2015

Aug 22 - Sep 2, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos

Machu Picchu & the Galápagos

15 days | Starting at: $7,993

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of no more than 18 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

The Emerald Isle

The Emerald Isle

13 days | Starting at: $4,858

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Legendary Turkey and the Turquoise Coast

Legendary Turkey and the Turquoise Coast

15 days | Starting at: $4,392

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Old World Europe

Old World Europe

17 days | Starting at: $5,197

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Southern Italy & Sicily

Southern Italy & Sicily

15 days | Starting at: $5,587

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Scandinavian Journey: Featuring Norway and Denmark

Scandinavian Journey: Featuring Norway and Denmark

16 days | Starting at: $6,374

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Classic China and Tibet

Classic China and Tibet

19 days | Starting at: $6,871

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

France Through the Ages

France Through the Ages

15 days | Starting at: $6,696

Sep 11 - 25, 2015

Oct 9 - 23, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Treasures of Turkey: The Lost Worlds of Anatolia

Treasures of Turkey: The Lost Worlds of Anatolia

15 days | Starting at: $4,994

Sep 11 - 25, 2015

Sep 25 - Oct 9, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Highlights of Italy

Highlights of Italy

17 days | Starting at: $5,684

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Treasures of Southern Spain and Portugal

Treasures of Southern Spain and Portugal

15 days | Starting at: $5,278

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Imperial China and the Yangtze

Imperial China and the Yangtze

14 days | Starting at: $5,169

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Eternal Japan: From Tokyo to Kyoto

Eternal Japan: From Tokyo to Kyoto

13 days | Starting at: $6,286

Sep 16 - 28, 2015

Sep 26 - Oct 8, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Exploring Southern Africa

Exploring Southern Africa

18 days | Starting at: $9,045

Sep 17 - Oct 4, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Across Northern Spain and Portugal

Across Northern Spain and Portugal

17 days | Starting at: $5,878

Sep 18 - Oct 4, 2015

Oct 27 - Nov 12, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Legendary Peru

Legendary Peru

11 days | Starting at: $4,749

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Northern Italy

Northern Italy

14 days | Starting at: $5,999

Sep 23 - Oct 6, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Splendors of Morocco

Splendors of Morocco

14 days | Starting at: $5,579

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Southern France: From the Pyrénées to Provence and the Côte d’Azur

Southern France: From the Pyrénées to Provence and the Côte d’Azur

15 days | Starting at: $5,696

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Antiquities of Jordan

Antiquities of Jordan

11 days | Starting at: $4,372

Sep 28 - Oct 8, 2015

Oct 26 - Nov 5, 2015

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Gems of Tuscany and Umbria

Gems of Tuscany and Umbria

13 days | Starting at: $4,987

Multiple departures between 2015 & 2016

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 16 to 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Passage of the Moors

Passage of the Moors

13 days | Starting at: $4,545

Oct 25 - Nov 6, 2016

Price includes airfare, airline taxes and departure fees!

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 days | Starting at: $6,290

Aug 29 - Sep 5, 2015

$500 discount extended to all guests under the age of 18.

For our May 14 - 21, 2016 departure, receive complimentary round-trip airfare between Seattle and Alaska when you book by August 31, 2015.