Dates

June 23 to July 2, 2019

Starting Price

$7,995 + Air + Taxes; Singles Please Ask

Deposit per Person

$800

9 Days
Cruise
Gohagan & Co.
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Questions?

Call Alumni Travel at 855.764.0064

Trip Highlights

Experience the cultural rebirth of the Baltic states, the magnificent imperial riches of St. Petersburg and the luminous “White Nights of Summer” on this remarkable six-country, eight-night Baltic Sea cruise. Enjoy a rare opportunity to hear enriching presentations by former President of Poland Lech Wałęsa and noted author and scholar Sergei N. Khrushchev, son of Soviet Union Premier Nikita Khrushchev. Cruise the Baltic Sea aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star LE DUMONT D’URVILLE, from Copenhagen, Denmark, to Stockholm, Sweden, with an excursion included in every port. Immerse yourself in the historic epicenter of the Solidarity movement in Gda´nsk, Poland; revel in the medieval charms of Tallinn, Estonia, and Visby, Sweden, both UNESCO World Heritage sites; and discover the stunning architecture of cosmopolitan Helsinki, Finland. Enjoy two days exploring regal St. Petersburg, including a specially arranged early entry into the world-acclaimed State Hermitage Museum, a visit to Peter and Paul Fortress and an excursion to Catherine’s Palace and Petrodvorets, two UNESCO World Heritage sites. Wonders of Norway Pre-Cruise and Splendors of Stockholm Post-Cruise Options.

Shared departure: this departure is shared with other universities.

Itinerary

Day 1

U.S.

Depart the U.S.

Day 2

Copenhagen, Denmark

Arrive in Copenhagen, Denmark’s vibrant world-class capital of great heritage and seafaring traditions, and embark the Five-Star LE DUMONT D’URVILLE.

Full Itinerary
Meet Your Trip Host

Mike Hilliard

Mike Hilliard is the Assistant Vice President for Leadership Giving at the University of Michigan. He has served numerous roles within Development for the University since 1997, including Director of Development for the Ross School of Business, and as Director of Development for Intercollegiate Athletics. During his stint in Athletics, Mike met his future wife Eileen (Shea) who was at the time the lead assistant for the Michigan Women’s Basketball Team. They have a daughter, Maggie, who is a HUGE Wolverine fan, accomplished Irish singer and dancer, and fourth grader at Cranbrook Schools in Bloomfield Hills, MI, where Mike also served previously as Chief Campaign and Development Officer. The Hilliards reside in West Bloomfield and anxiously await the arrival of Week 1 at Camp Michigania each and every year. GO BLUE!

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Dates

June 23 to July 2, 2019

Starting Price

$7,995 + Air + Taxes; Singles Please Ask

Deposit per Person

$800

9 Days
Cruise
Gohagan & Co.
Learn about Travel Insurance

Questions?

Call Alumni Travel at 855.764.0064