NYU Alumni Explore

Experience the world with fellow alumni through these NYU global travel adventures! NYU Alumni Explore brings alumni and friends together to visit exciting new places and experience different cultures while participating in a variety of activities.

Upcoming Trips

All trips are subject to availability; dates subject to change.

Romance of the Douro River 

September 22, 2020 - October 3, 2020  

Experience three nights in Lisbon, Portugal and seven nights on a first-class cruise along the Douro River! Enjoy port tasting, learn about Portuguese history, explore Porto and Salamanca, and visit six UNESCO World Heritage sites with fellow NYU alumni!


March 1 - 10, 2021

An adventure from the thrills of safari to the sands of Zanzibar. Experience the natural and cultural diversity that makes Tanzania the destination of a lifetime on this NYU Alumni travel program.

Greece - Athens & the Island of Poros

May 7 - 16, 2021

Experience a once-in-a-lifetime adventure in one of the oldest cities in the world. Join fellow alumni travelers as we help celebrate the Acropolis’ 2500th birthday in beautiful Greece! Trip highlights include the learning of traditional Greek dances, a magical boat ride to the Island of Poros, visiting local wineries, exploring 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites, and much more.

Riches of the Emerald Isle

July 4 - 15, 2021

Miss Game of Thrones? Take a trip through the Emerald Isle where the iconic show was filmed. Walk along the cliff lined coast and deep green forests. Discover Dublin and its rich history of politics, literature, and whiskey. This unforgettable trip will have you believing in the luck of the Irish!

Paris featuring the African-American Experience Hosted by the Black Alumni Network

September 4 - 21, 2021 

Discover how the African-American expatriate community influenced Paris with fellow NYU Alumni! Explore Montmartre, where African-American jazz musicians created their own Harlem in the 1920s, enjoy an evening at a jazz club, gaze at art illustrating black culture through the ages in the Louvre, and experience Paris’ Banks of the Seine.

Journey Through Brazil

September 16- 25, 2021 

On this epic journey, you will witness the natural wonders of the Amazon, experience the rich culture and African heritage of Salvador da Bahia, and enjoy the iconic sites of Rio de Janeiro.

Cuba and Its People

November 17 - 24, 2021 

Travel through old Havana, Trinadid, and Ceinfugeuos. This 8 day trip explores the old and new traditions, Cuban Politics, and international literature. Come and explore the beautiful beaches, rich tobacco fields, and vibrant Cuban life!