Land Journeys

Inside the Russian Space Program <p>Our behind-the-scenes exploration of the Russian space program features a VIP viewing of the manned launch of a Soyuz spacecraft.</p>

Inside the Russian Space Program

10 days | Sep 6 - 15, 2017

Insider's Rome <p>Delve deep into the history and mystery of Rome during this special stay program featuring the Eternal City’s vibrant culture and astonishing abundance of artistic treasures.</p>

Insider's Rome

8 days | Sep 4 - 11, 2017

Highlights of Italy <p>Experience the best of Italy's countryside and its famed cities—Rome, Florence, and Venice—on this tour showcasing ancient sites, priceless art, traditional cuisine, and unique lodgings.</p>

Highlights of Italy

16-17 days | Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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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

northern-spain-portugal

Across Northern Spain and Portugal

17 days | Starting at: $5,778
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

silk-road

The Silk Road

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

machu-picchu-galapagos

Machu Picchu and the Galápagos

15-16 days | Starting at: $8,393
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

japan

Eternal Japan

13 days | Starting at: $5,891
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

african-safari

African Safari

14 days | Starting at: $7,954
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

peru

Legendary Peru

11 days | Starting at: $4,749
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

spain-portugal

Treasures of Southern Spain and Portugal

15 days | Starting at: $4,978
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

italy

Highlights of Italy

16-17 days | Starting at: $5,784
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

china

Imperial China and the Yangtze

14 days | Starting at: $5,284
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

greece-stay

Athens and Poros

10-11 days | Starting at: $3,790
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

morocco

Splendors of Morocco

14 days | Starting at: $5,579
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

southern-france

Southern France

13 days | Starting at: $5,496
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

northern-italy

Northern Italy

15 days | Starting at: $5,599
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

new-zealand

Journey Through New Zealand

16 days | Starting at: $7,174
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

prague-budapest

Old World Europe

17 days | Starting at: $5,297
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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

23-30 days | Starting at: $5,590
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

provence-stay

Living in France

23-30 days | Starting at: $4,990
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

paris-stay

Paris

9 days | Starting at: $4,190
May 3 - 11, 2017
Sep 13 - 21, 2017

china-tibet

Classic China Featuring Tibet

19 days | Starting at: $7,187
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

germany

Highlights of Germany

15 days | Starting at: $5,992
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

southwest-parks

National Parks of the American Southwest

7 days | Starting at: $3,825
Multiple departures in 2017

ireland

The Emerald Isle

13 days | Starting at: $4,992
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

stpetersburg-baltics

St. Petersburg and the Baltics

14 days | Starting at: $5,198
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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

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

france

France Through the Ages

15 days | Starting at: $5,796
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

iceland

Adventure in Iceland

11 days | Starting at: $4,942
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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 between 2017 & 2018

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

family-tanzania

Tanzania Safari: A Family Journey

10 days | Starting at: $6,240
Jun 29 - Jul 8, 2017
Dec 22 - 31, 2017

oxford

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Starting at: $4,895
Jul 2 - 9, 2017
Jun 30 - Jul 7, 2018

scandinavia

Scandinavian Journey

16 days | Starting at: $6,574
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

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 between 2017 & 2018

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: $7,195
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

insiders-rome

Insider's Rome

8 days | Starting at: $4,595
Sep 4 - 11, 2017

himalayan-kingdoms

Himalayan Kingdoms

15 days | Starting at: $5,697
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

toronto-film-festival

Toronto Film Festival

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

russian-space-program

Inside the Russian Space Program

10 days | Starting at: $14,295
Sep 6 - 15, 2017

south-africa

Treasures of South Africa, Zimbabwe and Botswana

16 days | Starting at: $7,990
Sep 12 - 27, 2017
Sep 26 - Oct 11, 2017

celebrate-smithsonian

Celebrate Smithsonian

4 days | Starting at: $3,495
Sep 13 - 16, 2017

iceland-northern-lights

Northern Lights of Iceland

7 days | Starting at: $6,595
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

australia-new-zealand

Splendors of Australia and New Zealand

22 days | Starting at: $9,384
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

patagonia

Patagonian Explorer

17 days | Starting at: $7,769
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

sorrento-stay

Sorrento

9 days | Starting at: $3,990
Oct 18 - 26, 2017
Nov 8 - 16, 2017

thailand

Vibrant Thailand

15 days | Starting at: $4,692
* Price includes airfare
Oct 19 - Nov 2, 2017
Nov 16 - 30, 2017

india

Mystical India

17 days | Starting at: $5,387
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

vietnam

Discovering Vietnam

16 days | Starting at: $4,497
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

cuba

Discover Cuba: Its People and Culture

7-9 days | Starting at: $6,590
Multiple departures in 2017

bangkok-bali

A Journey from Bangkok to Bali

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

costa-rica

Costa Rica's Natural Treasures

12 days | Starting at: $3,881
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

insiders-venice

Insider's Venice

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

insiders-florence

Insider's Florence

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

chile

Chile’s Patagonian Frontier

15 days | Starting at: $6,897
* Price includes airfare
Multiple departures between 2017 & 2018

christmas-london

Christmas in Victorian London

8 days | Starting at: $5,995
Dec 22 - 29, 2017

s-african-adventure

Southern African Adventure

17 days | Starting at: $9,995
Jan 30 - Feb 15, 2018
Feb 13 - Mar 1, 2018

santiago-baracoa-cuba

Unexplored Cuba

9 days | Starting at: $6,590
Feb 2 - 10, 2018
Mar 16 - 24, 2018

tanzania-great-migration

Tanzania's Great Migration

12 days | Starting at: $8,295
Multiple departures in 2018

india-train

Journey Through India's Rajasthan

13 days | Starting at: $10,950
Feb 10 - 22, 2018

cuba-cruise

Cuba by Land and Sea

11 days | Starting at: $7,295
Feb 11 - 21, 2018

bryce-grand-canyon-zion-parks

Bryce, Zion, and the Grand Canyon

12 days
Apr 21 - May 2, 2018
Oct 6 - 17, 2018

eastern-canada-capitals

Cultural Capitals of Eastern Canada

12 days
Multiple departures in 2018

canadian-rockies-explorer

Canadian Rockies Explorer

11 days
Multiple departures in 2018

swiss-stay

The Swiss Alps

Coming in 2018

denmark-stay

Copenhagen

Coming in 2018

battle-britain

The Battle of Britain

Coming in 2018

mystery-lovers-england

Mystery Lover's England

Coming in 2018