2014 GradTrip

Graduate, then celebrate


Graduation might feel like the last step before the real world, but there's one more experience you don't want to miss out on-- your 2015 alumni Contiki trip! Join your fellow Anteater for the adventure of a lifetime.


European Discovery (Ends in London)

June 17-29, 2015 (13 day trip)

---SOLD OUT!---


You will see:

Austria, France, Germany, Vatican City, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom, England



All students who book with UCI Alumni by April 18th will receive a $50.00 optional excursion voucher that can be used towards any Me Time optionals listed below.


Me Time Options:

  • Day 2 (Amsterdam): Canal Cruise (1.5 hours) - Euro 31.50
  • Day 3 (Rhine Valley): Wine tasting  - Euro 9.00
  • Day 5 (Austria Tyrol): Whitewater rafting - Euro 41.00 & Swarovski Crystal World - Euro 8.50
  • Day 6 (Venice): Venice walking tour - Euro 11.00, Gondola ride - Euro 22.00, & Venetian restaurant - Euro 32.50
  • Day 8 (Rome): Vatican Tour - Euro 34.00 & Imperial Tour - Euro 26.00
  • Day 9 (Florence): Souvenir group photo - Euro 11.00, Tuscan Hills Feast - Euro 39.00, & Space Electronic Disco - Euro 16.00
  • Day 10 (Lucerne): Mt. Stanserhorn - Euro 43.00 & Lake Lucerne Cruise - Euro 22.00
  • Day 12 (Paris): Nouvelle Eve Dinner and Show - Euro 123.00


What's Included:

  • Day12 nights twin or triple-share hotel accommodation
  • 16 meals: 11 continental breakfasts and 5 three-course dinners
  • An experienced and professional trip manager and driver team
  • Modern, air-conditioned coach with electrical outlets for charging
  • Sightseeing tours of all major cities plus orientations in all other destinations
  • Hotel tips, local taxes and service charges
  • Ferry crossings
  • Plus, the below highlights


Trip Highlights paris

  • See the White Cliffs of Dover 
  • See Amsterdam's canals & gable houses by night   
  • Scenic drive along the Rhine River
  • Learn how beer steins are crafted
  • See the Lorelei Rock
  • See the Glockenspiel & Marienplatz
  • Contiki Exclusive: Locally guided bike tour of Munich's famous landmarks
  • Visit a traditional beer hall   
  • See the pretty mountain region of Austrian Tyrol, famous for adventure sports  travel couple
  • Scenic drive past vineyards, orchards & castles in Brenner Pass  
  • Contiki Exclusive: Private boat through the canals & islands of Venice
  • See the Bridge of Sighs, the Doge's Palace & St. Mark's Square
  • See Venice's iconic canals & gondolas  
  • Contiki Exclusive: Special access Rome sightseeing coach tour
  • Contiki Exclusive: Gelato in Rome - our treat
  • See the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Piazza Venezia, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon & Piazza Navona
  • See St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City
  • Contiki Exclusive: Discover the Statue of David, Ponte Vecchio, the Medici Palace & much more on our locally guided walking tour of Florence
  • See the Duomo, Basilica Santa  Croce, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistry & Piazza della Signoria
  • Learn about Florence's leather craft with a demonstration Lucerne
  • See the Wooden Chapel Bridge in Lucerne
  • View the Lion Monument   
  • See Chablis & Burgundy vineyards  
  • Contiki Exclusive: Exclusive 'Paris by Night' sightseeing tour
  • See the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe,  the Louvre, the Champs-Élysées, and Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Contiki Exclusive: Check out Paris from the top of the Eiffel Tower
  • Visit a French perfumery