Why Travel the World
The World Affairs Council of Philadelphia organizes all the Travel the World trips for the national association of Councils and has been doing so for over 35 years. If you enjoy traveling on unique tours to fascinating destinations, and having access to political experts and local guides who give behind the scenes views and briefings, then you'll quickly discover why traveling with the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia is so special.
Because of our reputation as one of the nation's leading forums, the Council has established connections around the globe that allow us to offer members access that they can't get when traveling alone or on other tours. Council leaders are drawn from across the World Affairs Councils of America leadership; from the fields of diplomacy, journalism, or academia accompany some tours as lecturers thereby providing added value to the experience. We offer tours on all continents, both land tours and small-ship cruises. Our new program line-up includes our substance rich Seminar Series, shorter itineraries focusing on foreign policy issues in key destinations. For a trip of a lifetime, check out our private jet trips!
Oct 03, 2018 — Oct 15, 2018
Immerse yourself in the daily life of the locals on this remarkable journey. Take in the spectacular view over the Okavango in search of elephant and lion, leopard and Pel’s Fishing Owl.
$7,995 per person
Oct 06, 2018 — Oct 14, 2018
Town & Country Life of Languedoc
With Dr. Joyce Davis
Experience the South of France in the unspoiled provinces of Languedoc-Roussillon and Midi-Pyrénées. Visit Carcassonne and cruise the Canal du Midi.
$4,345 per person
Nov 04, 2018 — Nov 12, 2018
Cuba: Art, Culture & People
With Don Samford
Discover Cuba’s highlights, architecture, music and culture for eight nights during stays in Havana and Cienfuegos. Visit historic sites, museums, schools and community projects.
$5,195 per person