Land Journeys

Eternal Japan <p>Explore Japan in depth during visits to many of the country's highlights, plus off-the-beaten-path excursions to learn about its rich traditions.</p>

Eternal Japan

13 days | Multiple departures in 2017

Havana <p>The energetic changes taking place in Cuba today are palpable and alluring. Now is the time to make this short journey and delve into Cuba’s history and culture in Havana.</p>

Havana

5 days | Multiple departures in 2017

Discovering Vietnam <p>Savor breathtaking beauty and enduring traditions as you travel from Vietnam's imperial cities to the Mekong River Delta, where you will experience local cuisine and get an up-close look at a farming settlement near Da Nang.</p>

Discovering Vietnam

16 days | Multiple departures in 2017

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Spin the globe and chances are you’ll land on a destination featured on one of our many classic tours—exciting forays into the history, culture, and natural world of either a single country or region. Meticulously planned to include visits to iconic sites and hidden gems, these 10- to 23-day programs are comprehensive but never rushed. And since they’re geared for small groups (generally 16 to 24 travelers), you’ll see the highlights up close alongside an intimate group of newfound friends. 

By Land

machu-picchu-galapagos

Machu Picchu and the Galápagos

15 days | Starting at: $7,993
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

morocco

Splendors of Morocco

14 days | Starting at: $5,579
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

india

Mystical India

17 days | Starting at: $5,287
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

costa-rica

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $3,681
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

vietnam

Discovering Vietnam

16 days | Starting at: $4,357
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

egypt

Egypt and the Eternal Nile

15 days | Starting at: $4,897
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

family-tanzania

Tanzania Safari: A Family Journey

8-9 days | Starting at: $6,240
Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

cuba

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

9 days | Starting at: $6,295
Multiple departures between 2016 & 2017

yellowstone-winter

Winter Wildlife in Yellowstone

7 days | Starting at: $4,395
Jan 6 - 12, 2017
Jan 31 - Feb 6, 2017

patagonia

Patagonian Explorer

17 days | Starting at: $7,195
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

chile

Chile’s Patagonian Frontier

15 days | Starting at: $6,897
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

australia-new-zealand

Splendors of Australia and New Zealand

22-23 days | Starting at: $9,457
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

tanzania-great-migration

Tanzania's Great Migration

12 days | Starting at: $8,495
Multiple departures in 2017

bangkok-bali

A Journey from Bangkok to Bali

13 days | Starting at: $7,390
Feb 1 - 13, 2017
Oct 28 - Nov 9, 2017

vietnam-war

Tracing the War in Vietnam

14 days | Starting at: $5,995
Feb 4 - 17, 2017
Nov 4 - 17, 2017

iceland-northern-lights

Northern Lights of Iceland

7 days | Starting at: $6,595
Multiple departures in 2017

s-african-adventure

Southern African Adventure

16 days | Starting at: $10,495
Feb 15 - Mar 2, 2017
Mar 15 - 30, 2017

eastern-cuba

Havana and Eastern Cuba

10 days | Starting at: $6,995
Feb 15 - 24, 2017

india-train

Northern India’s Royal Rajasthan

14 days | Starting at: $9,950
Feb 15 - 28, 2017

thailand

Vibrant Thailand

15 days | Starting at: $4,692
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

south-american-journey

South American Journey

18 days | Starting at: $7,847
* Price includes airfare
Feb 20 - Mar 9, 2017
Mar 13 - 30, 2017

new-zealand

Journey Through New Zealand

16 days | Starting at: $7,187
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

death-valley

Death Valley Adventure

6 days | Starting at: $4,400
Mar 5 - 10, 2017

peru

Legendary Peru

11 days | Starting at: $4,749
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

art-philadelphia

American Art in Philadelphia

5 days | Starting at: $3,395
Mar 6 - 10, 2017

spain-portugal

Treasures of Southern Spain and Portugal

15 days | Starting at: $4,978
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

african-safari

African Safari

14 days | Starting at: $7,454
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

insiders-rome

Insider's Rome

8 days | Starting at: $4,595
Mar 27 - Apr 3, 2017
Sep 4 - 11, 2017

japan

Eternal Japan

13 days | Starting at: $5,891
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

italy

Highlights of Italy

17 days | Starting at: $5,684
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

insiders-venice

Insider's Venice

8 days | Starting at: $3,995
Apr 2 - 9, 2017
Nov 5 - 12, 2017

american-art

Masterpieces of American Art

5 days | Starting at: $2,850
Apr 4 - 8, 2017

paris-stay

Paris

9 days | Starting at: $4,190
Multiple departures in 2017

china-tibet

Classic China and Tibet

19 days | Starting at: $6,987
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

havana-stay

Havana

5 days | Starting at: $3,495
Multiple departures in 2017

insiders-florence

Insider's Florence

8 days | Starting at: $4,495
Apr 8 - 15, 2017
Nov 11 - 18, 2017

france

France Through the Ages

15 days | Starting at: $5,796
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

northern-spain-portugal

Across Northern Spain and Portugal

17 days | Starting at: $5,778
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

sorrento-stay

Sorrento

9 days | Starting at: $3,990
Apr 12 - 20, 2017
Oct 18 - 26, 2017

sicily-amalfi-coast

Southern Italy and Sicily

15 days | Starting at: $5,787
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

silk-road

The Silk Road

16 days | Starting at: $7,495
Apr 15 - 30, 2017
Sep 30 - Oct 15, 2017

china

Imperial China and the Yangtze

14 days | Starting at: $5,284
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

greece-stay

Athens and Poros

11 days | Starting at: $3,790
Apr 19 - 29, 2017
Sep 6 - 16, 2017

southern-france

Southern France

13 days | Starting at: $5,496
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

northern-italy

Northern Italy

15 days | Starting at: $5,599
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

prague-budapest

Old World Europe

17 days | Starting at: $5,297
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

provence-stay

Living in France

30 days | Starting at: $4,990
Multiple departures in 2017

spain-walk

The Way to Santiago

13 days | Starting at: $7,995
Apr 28 - May 10, 2017
Jun 2 - 14, 2017

florence-stay

Living in Italy

30 days | Starting at: $5,590
Apr 28 - May 27, 2017
Sep 29 - Oct 28, 2017

germany

Highlights of Germany

15 days | Starting at: $5,992
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

italy-lake-district-stay

A Stay in Italy's Lake District

9 days | Starting at: $3,990
Multiple departures in 2017

italian-cars

Italian Cars

11 days | Starting at: $6,990
May 9 - 19, 2017

prague-stay

Prague

9 days | Starting at: $4,190
May 12 - 20, 2017
Sep 29 - Oct 7, 2017

southwest-parks

National Parks of the American Southwest

7 days | Starting at: $3,825
May 13 - 19, 2017
Jun 10 - 16, 2017

ireland

The Emerald Isle

13 days | Starting at: $4,992
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

stpetersburg-baltics

St. Petersburg and the Baltics

14 days | Starting at: $5,198
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

heartland

Iconic Art and Architecture of America’s Heartland

4 days | Starting at: $2,550
May 16 - 19, 2017

tuscany-umbria

Gems of Tuscany and Umbria

13 days | Starting at: $5,087
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

cannes-film-festival

Smithsonian at the 70th Cannes Film Festival

10 days | Starting at: $5,995
May 21 - 30, 2017

russian-space-program

Inside the Russian Space Program

9 days | Starting at: $14,295
May 22 - 30, 2017

astronomy-arizona

Astronomy in Arizona

5 days | Starting at: $3,150
May 22 - 26, 2017

normandy-stay

Normandy

9 days | Starting at: $3,890
Multiple departures in 2017

iceland

Adventure in Iceland

11 days | Starting at: $4,942
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

beatles

The Beatles and Beyond

8 days | Starting at: $6,395
May 28 - Jun 4, 2017
Aug 23 - 30, 2017

krakow-stay

Krakow

9 days | Starting at: $3,590
Jun 2 - 10, 2017
Sep 1 - 9, 2017

bryce-zion-gcanyon

Bryce, Zion, and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon

7 days | Starting at: $3,845
Jun 3 - 9, 2017
Sep 16 - 22, 2017

spoleto-festival

Smithsonian at the Spoleto Festival

6 days | Starting at: $3,695
Jun 5 - 10, 2017

ireland-stay

County Mayo

9 days | Starting at: $3,890
Jun 9 - 17, 2017
Sep 15 - 23, 2017

scotland

Scotland's Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $5,978
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

switzerland-arts

Art Across Switzerland

8 days | Starting at: $5,195
Jun 12 - 19, 2017
Sep 3 - 10, 2017

san-francisco-opera

Smithsonian at the San Francisco Opera

4 days | Starting at: $3,695
Jun 13 - 16, 2017

yosemite

Treasures of Yosemite

6 days | Starting at: $4,095
Jun 15 - 20, 2017

oxford

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Starting at: $4,895
Jul 2 - 9, 2017

scandinavia

Scandinavian Journey

16 days | Starting at: $6,574
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

japan-family

Discover Japan: A Family Journey

11 days | Starting at: $4,995
Jul 8 - 18, 2017

alaska-family

Adventure in Alaska: A Family Journey

9 days | Starting at: $5,995
Jul 8 - 16, 2017

yellowstone-grand-teton

Yellowstone and Grand Teton Adventure

7 days | Starting at: $4,345
Jul 9 - 15, 2017
Sep 21 - 27, 2017

london-stay

London

9 days | Starting at: $4,290
Jul 12 - 20, 2017
Aug 2 - 10, 2017

chautauqua

Smithsonian at Chautauqua

8 days | Starting at: $3,595
Jul 22 - 29, 2017

tanzania-safari

Tanzania Safari

15 days | Starting at: $8,041
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures in 2017

ireland-family

Discover Ireland: A Family Journey

9 days | Starting at: $4,295
Aug 4 - 12, 2017

glacier-np

Exploring Glacier and Waterton National Parks

6 days | Starting at: $3,995
Aug 5 - 10, 2017

canadian-rockies-train

Canadian Rockies Adventure

8 days | Starting at: $7,395
Aug 6 - 13, 2017

yellowstone-eclipse

2017 Total Solar Eclipse

8 days | Starting at: $6,295
Aug 16 - 23, 2017

chicago-stay

The Arts of Chicago

6 days | Starting at: $3,490
Sep 3 - 8, 2017
Sep 24 - 29, 2017

himalayan-kingdoms

Himalayan Kingdoms

15 days | Starting at: $5,697
* Price includes airfare
Sep 5 - 19, 2017
Oct 24 - Nov 7, 2017

toronto-film-festival

Toronto Film Festival

6 days | Starting at: $3,995
Sep 6 - 11, 2017

celebrate-smithsonian

Celebrate Smithsonian

Coming in 2017