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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.

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For any questions regarding Cougars on Tour, please contact Kendra at 713-743-8982 or kahakanson@uh.edu.

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!


2021 TRIPS

Travel Insurance

Cougars On Tour highly recommends the purchase of travel insurance for your upcoming trip.  Our trusted partner, Meyer and Associates, provides travel insurance options to meet your needs and budget, including:

  • Trip cancellations or interruptions
  • Trip delays or missed connections
  • Medical expenses, including emergency medical evacuation
  • Cancel or interrupt for any reason
  • Pre-existing condition waivers


Click Learn More below for additional information or call 866-679-7836. 

2021 TRIPS

Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia | October 1 – 9, 2021

From $4,695 per person, double occupancy

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Cruise the ancient trade routes of Phoenician and Roman mariners on this exclusive, seven-night voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to Barcelona, Spain. Cruise aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star Le Jacques Cartier and visit Portugal’s stunning Algarve coast, the regal city of Granada, and the Balearic Island of Mallorca. Stand on the “Top of the Rock” in Gibralter and cruise in style up Spain’s legendary Guadalquivir River into the heart of Seville. During port calls and included excursions, see three UNESCO World Heritage site.

Albuquerque Balloon Festival| October 8 – 13, 2021

From $2,925 per person, double occupancy, Air Included!

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Travel with us to the world famous Albuquerque Balloon Festival! Witness the mass ascension, which includes over 500 balloons taking to the sky and experience the balloons up close and illuminated on solid ground during the Balloon Glow. Then, enjoy 3 nights in Santa Fe, the 3rd oldest continuously inhabited US city. Travel through ancient villages to Taos, visit healing El Santuario, see Santa Fe’s Plaza, Loretto Chapel, and the Palace of the Governor’s, built in 1610.

Rose Parade New Years | Dec 30, 2021 – Jan 4, 2022

From $3,375 per person, double occupancy, Air Included!

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Enjoy beautiful Southern California featuring Orange County’s beach towns, Spanish missions, and a New Year’s Eve dinner party with music and dancing! You’ll experience the majesty of the Tournament of Roses Parade from reserved seats, and visit the Showcase of Floats to see them up close. Other visits include Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Richard Nixon Presidential Library & Museum, and a San Diego harbor cruise.

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