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 | Family Savings | Airfare Included!


Early Booking Discounts

Celtic Lands

Celtic Lands

10 days | Starting at: $5,695

May 12 - 21, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by October 14, 2014.

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

8 days | Starting at: $3,995

Jul 18 - 25, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by December 15, 2014!

Glories of Turkey and Classical Greece

Glories of Turkey and Classical Greece

18 days | Starting at: $4,995

Sep 10 - 27, 2014

Save up to $600 ($300 for single travelers)!
Price also includes shore excursions, educational program, cruise staff gratuities, most meals, wine or beer with dinners, port fees, service charges, and more. 
$595 ROUND-TRIP AIRFARE from 60 North American gateways, including all airline and government fees and taxes.

A Transatlantic Voyage

A Transatlantic Voyage

13 days | Starting at: $4,995

May 4 - 16, 2015

Save $1,500 when you book by October 13, 2014!

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

9 days | Starting at: $3,395

Apr 20 - 28, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by September 26, 2014!

A Cruise from the Adriatic to the Aegean

A Cruise from the Adriatic to the Aegean

9 days | Starting at: $3,995

Jun 15 - 23, 2015

Save $1,000 per person when you book by November 24, 2014!

Natural Wonders of Australia and New Zealand

Natural Wonders of Australia and New Zealand

15 days | Starting at: $5,595

Feb 7 - 21, 2015

Save $1000 when you book by October 10, 2014!

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

9 days | Starting at: $5,295

Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Save $1,000 on our 2015 departures when you book by October 3, 2014

Traditions of Southwestern France: Sojourn in the Dordogne

Traditions of Southwestern France: Sojourn in the Dordogne

9 days | Starting at: $4,695

Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Save $300 when you book before October 31, 2014!

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

10 days | Starting at: $5,995

Jun 4 - 13, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by December 4, 2014!

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

9 days | Starting at: $4,295

May 28 - Jun 5, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by November 4, 2014

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

9 days | Starting at: $4,295

Feb 6 - 14, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book before October 10, 2014!

Amazon River Cruise

Amazon River Cruise

10 days | Starting at: $4,695

Multiple departures in 2015

Save $100 per person when you book by August 15, 2014.

European Coastal Civilizations

European Coastal Civilizations

9 days | Starting at: $3,995

Apr 23 - May 1, 2015

Save $1,000 per person when you book by September 30, 2014!

The Elbe River

The Elbe River

9 days | Starting at: $3,995

May 28 - Jun 5, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by November 17, 2014!

Great European Journey

Great European Journey

11 days | Starting at: $4,195

Jun 26 - Jul 6, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by January 9, 2015!

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

7 days | Starting at: $3,940

Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Book for our 2014 departures by September 1, 2014 and save $550 off per person. Space is limited, book today!

Save $500 off per person on our 2015 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.

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea

18 days | Starting at: $7,569

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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 Australia and New Zealand

Splendors of Australia and New Zealand

22 days | Starting at: $9,257

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Waterways of Russia

Waterways of Russia

11 days | Starting at: $5,355

Jul 18 - 28, 2015

Save $1,000 when you book by December 10, 2014!

Classic China and Tibet

Classic China and Tibet

19 days | Starting at: $6,771

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

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

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.

Family Savings

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 days | Starting at: $6,290

May 24 - 31, 2015

Aug 29 - Sep 5, 2015

For our MAY departure, receive complimentary round-trip airfare between Seattle and Alaska when you book by September 30, 2014.

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

Tanzania Safari: A Family Adventure

Tanzania Safari: A Family Adventure

12 days | Adult starting at: $6,290
Child starting at: $5,290

Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Book this trip before September 30, 2014 and receive a $500 discount per adult and a $200 discount per teen or child.

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

7 days | Starting at: $3,940

Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Book for our 2014 departures by September 1, 2014 and save $550 off per person. Space is limited, book today!

Save $500 off per person on our 2015 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.

Airfare Included!

Passage of the Moors

Passage of the Moors

13 days | Starting at: $4,795

Oct 24 - Nov 5, 2015

Price includes airfare, airline taxes and departure fees!

Scandinavian Journey: Featuring Norway and Denmark

Scandinavian Journey: Featuring Norway and Denmark

16-17 days | Starting at: $6,874

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Pearls of Antiquity

Pearls of Antiquity

16 days | Starting at: $4,845

Apr 17 - May 2, 2015

Price includes airfare, airline taxes and departure fees!

Adventure in Iceland

Adventure in Iceland

11 days | Starting at: $4,798

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Eternal Japan: From Tokyo to Kyoto

Eternal Japan: From Tokyo to Kyoto

13 days | Starting at: $6,286

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

France Through the Ages

France Through the Ages

15 days | Starting at: $6,396

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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: $5,884

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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 2014 & 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 Turkey and the Turquoise Coast

Legendary Turkey and the Turquoise Coast

15 days | Starting at: $4,592

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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: $8,093

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Northern Italy

Northern Italy

14 days | Starting at: $5,999

May 20 - Jun 2, 2015

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.

Old World Europe

Old World Europe

17 days | Starting at: $5,697

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Southern Italy & Sicily

Southern Italy & Sicily

15 days | Starting at: $5,867

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Tanzania Safari

Tanzania Safari

15 days | Starting at: $8,143

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

The Emerald Isle

The Emerald Isle

13 days | Starting at: $5,258

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Bhutan's Peaceful Kingdom

Bhutan's Peaceful Kingdom

13 days | Starting at: $7,059

Oct 6 - 18, 2014

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.

Discovering Vietnam

Discovering Vietnam

16 days | Starting at: $4,647

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Antiquities of Jordan

Antiquities of Jordan

11 days | Starting at: $4,472

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.

Journey through India: From Royal Rajasthan to Kerala

Journey through India: From Royal Rajasthan to Kerala

20 days | Starting at: $6,294

Nov 17 - Dec 6, 2014

Feb 2 - 21, 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 Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 days | Starting at: $6,290

May 24 - 31, 2015

Aug 29 - Sep 5, 2015

For our MAY departure, receive complimentary round-trip airfare between Seattle and Alaska when you book by September 30, 2014.

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

Adventure in Mongolia

Adventure in Mongolia

16 days | Starting at: $7,542

Aug 27 - Sep 11, 2014

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.

Mystical India

Mystical India

18 days | Starting at: $5,594

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea

Patagonian Explorer: Argentina and Chile by Land and Sea

18 days | Starting at: $7,569

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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 Australia and New Zealand

Splendors of Australia and New Zealand

22 days | Starting at: $9,257

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $3,681

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

African Safari

African Safari

14 days | Starting at: $7,954

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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: $5,429

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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 Southern Spain and Portugal

Treasures of Southern Spain and Portugal

15 days | Starting at: $5,757

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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: $8,845

Apr 30 - May 17, 2015

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.

Scotland's Treasures

Scotland's Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $5,847

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.

Treasures of Turkey: The Lost Worlds of Anatolia

Treasures of Turkey: The Lost Worlds of Anatolia

15 days | Starting at: $4,894

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Classic China and Tibet

Classic China and Tibet

19 days | Starting at: $6,771

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.

Imperial China and the Yangtze

Imperial China and the Yangtze

14 days | Starting at: $5,169

Multiple departures between 2014 & 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.