Dates

April 10 to 28, 2019

Starting Price

$6,587

Deposit per Person

$500

18 Days
Land & Cruise
Odysseys Unlimited
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Questions?

Call Alumni Travel at 855.764.0064

Trip Highlights

This distinctive small group journey combines a special visit to remote, spiritual Tibet with a memorable cruise on the Yangtze, China’s fabled “long river.” Adding grace notes to this highly popular itinerary: intriguing Beijing, the extraordinary Terra Cotta Warriors of Xian, and cosmopolitan Shanghai. East meets West in a joyful convergence.

Itinerary

Day 1

Depart U.S. for Beijing , China

Day 2

Arrive Beijing

We arrive in the Chinese capital and transfer to our hotel.  After time to relax, we embark on a brief walking tour.  Dinner tonight is on your own.

Full Itinerary
Meet Your Trip Host

Steve Grafton

As CEO and President of the Alumni Association since 1994, Steve Grafton has always believed that you must be relevant to your audience in order to have value. It is that belief that guided him in creating an organization that is today focused on connections and success for all 575k+ alumni, as well as a supporting partner of the University. From the LEAD Scholars program to developing upcoming online communities organized around interests, identities, etc. to launching an education portal that puts U-M educational resources at alumni fingertips, Grafton is transforming the Alumni Association to be one that is of utmost relevance for U-M’s Leaders & Best. Hailing from Mississippi State University where he earned a BS in Political Science and a Masters in Public Policy, Grafton has been a past President of the Council of Alumni Association Executives (CAAE); Chair of the Advisory Council for the U-M Museum of Natural History; and a member of the Provost’s Committee on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. He has also served as executive director of the Mississippi State University Alumni Association, and as legislative director for U.S. Sen. John Stennis, D-MS. Grafton and his wife, Carol, are proud parents to two Michigan alumni.

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Dates

April 10 to 28, 2019

Starting Price

$6,587

Deposit per Person

$500

18 Days
Land & Cruise
Odysseys Unlimited
Learn about Travel Insurance

Questions?

Call Alumni Travel at 855.764.0064