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 | Airfare Included!


Early Booking Discounts

Art Along the Coast of Maine

Art Along the Coast of Maine

9 days | Starting at: $4,460

Jul 29 - Aug 6, 2016

Save $200 per person when you book by June 3, 2016!

A Danube River Cruise

A Danube River Cruise

16 days | Starting at: $4,445

Aug 3 - 18, 2016

Sale! August departure only. Save $250 per person double occupancy and no single supplement for our solo travelers! Book by May 20, 2016.

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

9 days | Starting at: $5,995

Sep 28 - Oct 6, 2016

Save $1,000 per person when you book by July 15, 2016!

• Sept 28-Oct 6, 2016

In the Wake of Lewis and Clark

In the Wake of Lewis and Clark

7 days | Starting at: $4,300

Oct 13 - 19, 2016

Save $450 per person on our October 13-19, 2016 departure when you book by May 20, 2016!

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.

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

9 days | Starting at: $4,295

Oct 25 - Nov 2, 2016

Save $1,000 per person when you book by July 15, 2016!

• Oct 25-Nov 2, 2016

Expedition to Antarctica

Expedition to Antarctica

14-15 days | Starting at: $9,395

Jan 21 - Feb 3, 2017

Feb 19 - Mar 5, 2017

Save $1,000 per person when you book by June 3, 2016!

• January 21 - February 3, 2017

• February 19 - March 5, 2017

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

9 days | Starting at: $4,795

Jan 27 - Feb 4, 2017

Save $1,000 per person when you book by June 24, 2016.

• Jan 27 - Feb 4, 2017

Tanzania's Great Migration

Tanzania's Great Migration

12 days | Starting at: $7,995

Mar 5 - 16, 2017

Feb 1 - 12, 2017

Save $500 per person when you book by July 18, 2016.

• February 1-12, 2017

• March 5-16, 2017

Voyage to French Polynesia

Voyage to French Polynesia

11 days | Starting at: $6,395

Feb 9 - 19, 2017

Save $1,000 per person when you book by July 22, 2016!

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands Voyage

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands Voyage

10 days | Starting at: $5,495

Feb 12 - 21, 2017

Save $1,000 per person when you book by July 13, 2016.

Southern African Adventure

Southern African Adventure

16 days | Starting at: $9,495

Feb 15 - Mar 2, 2017

Mar 15 - 30, 2017

Save $1,000 per person when you book by June 17, 2016!

Eternal Japan

Eternal Japan

13 days

Sep 16 - 28, 2017

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.

Holiday Markets

Holiday Markets

12 days

Nov 27 - Dec 8, 2017

Solo travelers enjoy single supplement waiver savings! 

Solo Travelers

A Stay in Italy's Lake District

A Stay in Italy's Lake District

9 days | Starting at: $4,990

Sep 19 - 27, 2016

Sep 12 - 20, 2016

Solo travelers enjoy single supplement waiver savings! 

The Romantic Rhône

The Romantic Rhône

11 days | Starting at: $5,995

Sep 20 - 30, 2016

Single supplement waived on select cabins! Limited availability. Please call for details.

Holiday Markets

Holiday Markets

12 days

Nov 27 - Dec 8, 2017

Solo travelers enjoy single supplement waiver savings! 

Airfare Included!

African Safari

African Safari

14 days | Starting at: $7,854

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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 2016 & 2017

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

14-15 days | Starting at: $5,299

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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 2016 & 2017

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: $5,284

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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: $6,987

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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

Eternal Japan

13 days

Sep 16 - 28, 2017

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.

St. Petersburg and the Baltics

St. Petersburg and the Baltics

14 days | Starting at: $4,976

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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: $4,978

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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: $5,796

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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 2016 & 2017

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

Southern France

13 days | Starting at: $5,396

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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 and the Galápagos

Machu Picchu and the Galápagos

15 days | Starting at: $7,993

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

This tour is specially designed for a small group of no more than 19 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: $5,878

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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 Germany

Highlights of Germany

15 days | Starting at: $6,192

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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.

Adventure in Iceland

Adventure in Iceland

11 days | Starting at: $4,642

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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: $4,858

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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

Scandinavian Journey

16 days | Starting at: $6,374

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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: $8,443

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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.

Southern Italy and Sicily

Southern Italy and Sicily

15 days | Starting at: $5,787

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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: Featuring Machu Picchu

Legendary Peru: Featuring Machu Picchu

11 days | Starting at: $4,749

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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 2016 & 2017

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

23 days | Starting at: $9,257

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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

Patagonian Explorer

17 days | Starting at: $6,995

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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.

South American Journey

South American Journey

18 days | Starting at: $7,647

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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.

Egypt and the Eternal Nile

Egypt and the Eternal Nile

15 days | Starting at: $4,997

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

This tour is specially designed for a small group of no more than 24 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Vibrant Thailand

Vibrant Thailand

15 days | Starting at: $4,592

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

This tour is specially designed for a small group of no more than 22 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Mystical India

Mystical India

17 days | Starting at: $5,287

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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 2016 & 2017

This tour is specially designed for a small group of 18 Smithsonian travelers and offers outstanding travel value. Prices include airfare, airline taxes, fuel surcharges, and departure fees.

Journey Through New Zealand

Journey Through New Zealand

16 days | Starting at: $7,187

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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: $4,357

Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

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.

Chile’s Patagonian Frontier

Chile’s Patagonian Frontier

15 days | Starting at: $6,997

Feb 13 - 27, 2017

Jan 16 - 30, 2017

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

Multiple departures in 2017

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.