By Ship

The Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway  <p>Join us for a new cruise that explores all five of the scenic Great Lakes aboard the <em>M.S. Saint Laurent</em>.</p>

The Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway

11 days | Jul 13 - 23, 2015

Symphony on the Blue Danube: A Classical Music Cruise <p>Enjoy a cruise along the scenic Danube River aboard the <em>Amadeus Diamond</em>, with stays in Prague and Krakow, and private concerts during our custom-designed journey showcasing the musical heritage of the European masters.</p>
Empires of Antiquity <p>Explore the crossroads of Europe and Asia in the enigmatic city of Istanbul then discover the ancient ports of the remarkable Turkish Aegean coast and the idyllic Greek Isles.</p>

Empires of Antiquity

15 days | Apr 27 - May 11, 2015


Unpack once and wake up to a brand new world every day on a Smithsonian Journeys cruise aboard a fleet of ideal ships that accommodate 28 to 380 guests (with just a few that are larger). Our cruises feature exceptional itineraries to popular worldwide destinations as well as unique seafaring routes. And with our on-board experts and fascinating shore excursions, you’ll be assured of a memorable voyage.

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By Ship

A Caribbean Islands Cruise aboard Sea Cloud II

A Caribbean Islands Cruise aboard Sea Cloud II

8 days | Starting at: $4,995
Jan 15 - 22, 2015

Amazon River Cruise

Amazon River Cruise

10 days | Starting at: $4,795
Multiple departures in 2015

Jewels of Indonesia

Jewels of Indonesia

23 days | Starting at: $5,450
Jan 18 - Feb 9, 2015

Expedition to Antarctica

Expedition to Antarctica

14 days | Starting at: $8,995
Jan 26 - Feb 8, 2015
Jan 26 - Feb 8, 2016

Pearls of Southeast Asia

Pearls of Southeast Asia

25 days | Starting at: $6,295
Jan 31 - Feb 24, 2015

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

Wonders of the Galápagos Islands: A Voyage of Discovery

9 days | Starting at: $5,295
Feb 6 - 14, 2015

Natural Wonders of Australia and New Zealand

Natural Wonders of Australia and New Zealand

15 days | Starting at: $6,595
Feb 7 - 21, 2015

Cruising the Seychelles

Cruising the Seychelles

14 days | Starting at: $6,995
Multiple departures in 2015

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

A Cruise of Panama and Costa Rica

9 days | Starting at: $5,195
Feb 26 - Mar 6, 2015

A Cruise from Morocco to Spain

A Cruise from Morocco to Spain

12 days | Starting at: $6,990
Apr 5 - 16, 2015

Mediterranean Music Cruise

Mediterranean Music Cruise

12-13 days | Starting at: $8,780
Apr 10 - 21, 2015
Oct 3 - 15, 2015

A Cruise of Japan

A Cruise of Japan

14 days | Starting at: $9,990
Apr 10 - 23, 2015

Pearls of Antiquity

Pearls of Antiquity

16 days | Starting at: $4,845
* Price includes airfare
Apr 17 - May 2, 2015
Sep 13 - 28, 2015

Crossroads of Civilizations

Crossroads of Civilizations

9 days | Starting at: $7,290
Apr 20 - 28, 2015

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

Waterways of Holland and Belgium

9 days | Starting at: $4,395
Apr 20 - 28, 2015

European Coastal Civilizations

European Coastal Civilizations

9 days | Starting at: $4,995
Apr 23 - May 1, 2015

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

A Cruise of Spain and Portugal

9 days | Starting at: $6,295
Apr 24 - May 2, 2015
Oct 16 - 24, 2015

Empires of Antiquity

Empires of Antiquity

15 days | Starting at: $4,745
* Price includes airfare
Apr 27 - May 11, 2015

A Transatlantic Voyage

A Transatlantic Voyage

13 days | Starting at: $6,495
May 4 - 16, 2015

Voyage on the Mississippi

Voyage on the Mississippi

9 days | Starting at: $4,740
May 8 - 16, 2015
Nov 13 - 21, 2015

Celtic Lands

Celtic Lands

10 days | Starting at: $5,695
May 12 - 21, 2015

Jewels of Antiquity

Jewels of Antiquity

17 days | Starting at: $5,695
* Price includes airfare
May 19 - Jun 4, 2015

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

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords

9 days | Starting at: $5,295
May 28 - Jun 5, 2015

The Elbe River

The Elbe River

9 days | Starting at: $4,995
May 28 - Jun 5, 2015

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

10 days | Starting at: $6,995
Jun 4 - 13, 2015

The French Canadian Maritimes & North Atlantic

The French Canadian Maritimes & North Atlantic

11 days | Starting at: $4,899
Jun 7 - 17, 2015

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

Great European Journey

Great European Journey

11 days | Starting at: $4,195
Jun 26 - Jul 6, 2015

The Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway

The Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Seaway

11 days | Starting at: $4,699
Jul 13 - 23, 2015

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

Waterways of Russia

Waterways of Russia

11 days | Starting at: $6,355
Jul 18 - 28, 2015

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage

8 days | Starting at: $3,995
Jul 18 - 25, 2015

Mediterranean Idyll: Rome to Nice

Mediterranean Idyll: Rome to Nice

9 days | Starting at: $6,190
Jul 26 - Aug 3, 2015

Art Along the Coast of Maine

Art Along the Coast of Maine

9 days | Starting at: $4,295
Jul 31 - Aug 8, 2015

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

Cruising the Rivieras of Italy, France, and Spain

9 days | Starting at: $5,545
Sep 4 - 12, 2015

Historic Cities of Northern Europe

Historic Cities of Northern Europe

12 days | Starting at: $8,390
Sep 6 - 17, 2015

A River Cruise through Provence

A River Cruise through Provence

9 days | Starting at: $3,695
Sep 7 - 15, 2015

A Transpacific Voyage from Alaska to Japan: Lands and Islands of Mystery

A Transpacific Voyage from Alaska to Japan: Lands and Islands of Mystery

17 days | Starting at: $5,995
Sep 16 - Oct 2, 2015

Voyage to the Classical World of the Aegean

Voyage to the Classical World of the Aegean

12 days | Starting at: $7,690
Sep 24 - Oct 5, 2015

Portugal's Douro River

Portugal's Douro River

11 days | Starting at: $4,995
Sep 26 - Oct 6, 2015

A Cruise to Ancient Greece and Turkey

A Cruise to Ancient Greece and Turkey

9 days | Starting at: $4,095
Sep 28 - Oct 6, 2015

Symphony on the Blue Danube: A Classical Music Cruise

Symphony on the Blue Danube: A Classical Music Cruise

15 days | Starting at: $5,395
Sep 30 - Oct 14, 2015

The Undiscovered Greek Islands

The Undiscovered Greek Islands

12 days | Starting at: $7,490
Oct 4 - 15, 2015

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

7 days | Starting at: $4,090
Oct 15 - 21, 2015

Art Along the Hudson

Art Along the Hudson

9 days | Starting at: $4,295
Oct 16 - 24, 2015

Cruising the Mekong River

Cruising the Mekong River

14 days | Starting at: $7,995
Oct 18 - 31, 2015

Passage of the Moors

Passage of the Moors

13 days | Starting at: $4,795
Oct 24 - Nov 5, 2015

Traditional Holiday Markets from Germany to France

Traditional Holiday Markets from Germany to France

12 days | Starting at: $3,395
Dec 6 - 17, 2015

Voyage to Tahiti and French Polynesia

Voyage to Tahiti and French Polynesia

11 days | Starting at: $5,995
Feb 4 - 14, 2016