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Cougars on Tour!

Travel with Cougars on Tour!

Whether by land or sea, our Cougars on Tour trips are designed to promote educational and cultural experiences for our alumni and friends. As a seasoned traveler or joining us on a trip for the very first time, we invite you to explore the globe with Cougars on Tour.

Our tours are open to anyone so if you have family or friends you enjoy traveling with, please feel free to invite them to join you on these once-in-a-lifetime experiences. When you travel with Cougars on Tour a portion of your tour price will come back to the UH Alumni Association, helping our organization fund scholarships, events and programs. We hope you will take advantage of one or more of the wonderful travel opportunities in the coming year.

If there are specific brochures you want to make sure you receive, please contact Kendra at 713-743-8982 or, or please fill out the interest form below.

We sincerely appreciate your support for our Cougars on Tour program and the University of Houston Alumni Association.

Please be aware that in this ever-changing travel climate, all prices, itineraries, dates and departures are subject to change.

For all Athletics travel, please be sure to visit our Coogs on the Road page!

Discover Southeast Alaska | July 14-21, 2017

$3,699 Special Rate: From $3,295 per person

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Join us next summer for an expedition through some of nature’s more secluded landscapes as we discover the remote inner reaches of Alaska’s Inside Passage aboard the 66-passenger Admiralty Dream.  Spend 8 days with us as we travel through stops including Glacier Bay National Park, Eastern Baranof Island, and Tracy Arm Fjord among others.  See the spray of whales only yards away and venture into secluded coves and inlets as you get up close to nature, whether from the decks of Admiralty Dream, or aboard its skiffs and kayaks.

Space is limited and this trip is filling up quick.  Secure your spot today!

National Parks & Lodges of the Old West | July 19-28, 2017

From $3,995 per person

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From Old Faithful to Mount Rushmore and from Spearfish Canyon to the Snake River, you will see the best of the Old West and traverse its beautiful vistas in style and comfort.  Wonderfully historic hotels and lodges are a highlight of this program, including landmark lodging within the parks themselves.   

NEW! Spain’s Classics | October 5-15, 2017

From $4,049 per person, double occupancy (airfare included from IAH)

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Experience Spain’s colorful pageant of art, history and culture. Set against a backdrop that spans sunny Mediterranean shores and grand mountain ranges, this stunning destination is dotted with white pueblos and groves of oranges and olives. Explore the priceless treasures of the Royal Palace, visit the exotic and expansive Alhambra palace, and see the Cathedral of Seville, the largest gothic cathedral in the world. Explore Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo. Choose between a walking tour featuring Valencia’s historic treasures or exploring Valencia’s “City of Arts & Sciences” followed by learning how precious Lladro figurines are made. View Antonio Gaudi’s architectural masterpieces, including La Sagrada Familia. Spain beckons.


Tasman Pearls: Sydney to Auckland | January 21- February 5, 2018

From $6,999 per person (Airfare Included)

Due to the popularity of this trip, the Early Booking Discount has been extended until June 26, 2017!  Book now!

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Explore the wonders of Australia and New Zealand on your luxury cruise aboard the Regatta. Unique and amazing wildlife, breathtaking scenery, and relaxed-yet-contemporary lifestyles await you as you sail from Sydney to Auckland.

Passage through the Panama Canal and Costa Rica | February 3 – February 11, 2018

Early booking rates start at $4995

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Enjoy a narrated passage through the historic Panama Canal and to the unspoiled rainforests of Panama and Costa Rica. During a specially arranged daylight transit, experience firsthand the mighty locks that rise and lower oceangoing vessels 85 feet and using no other power than the force of gravity. Visit Panama’s ancient San Blas Island, where the Guna Indians live now much like they did centuries ago. Aboard the Five-Star small ship cruising – casually elegant ocean-view accommodations, an exclusive itinerary carefully crafted with enriching excursions led by experienced naturalists.


Travel Insurance

Our travel insurance partner, USI Travel Insurance Services, offers reasonable packages in three different tiers. This offer covers not only Cougars on Tour trips, but also personal travel!

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