Academic Expeditions is a custom travel company that will design a unique trip that meets your educational needs and expectations. The destinations below are not pre-packaged itineraries, neither does the list cover all potential destinations, but these are places and regions where we have extensive experience and that are popular among our groups. Please contact us to let us know how we can customize your trip.
Historic Eastern United States
Monuments, museums, gov't buildings and memorials - a showcase of history, patriotism, and political power.
The Capital of the World, The City that Never Sleeps, The Big Apple. Let your “little town shoes” stroll its streets.
Walk through the streets and original structures in the step of our founding fathers as they created the nation.
Virginia’s Jamestown, Colonial Williamsburg, & Yorktown cover the nations colonial beginnings up through Independence.
The Freedom Trail in Boston and nearby settlements highlight the ambitions of a new and free world.
Gettysburg, Antietam, Harper’s Ferry, Fredericksburg and Manassas are where our nation’s greatest trial played out.
Visit Washington DC during one of our nation's most celebrated traditions of power granted by popular election.
Visit Washington DC and other historic sites in conjunction with the 2013 Jamboree held in West Virginia.
Shenandoah and Great Falls Parks combined with DC’s powerful halls of natural resources management.
National Parks and Cultural Heritage
An environmental and cultural trek centered around the Grand Canyon, the Navajo, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park.
Environmental, orienteering, and historical activities amid the natural wonders of the High Sierra.
Smoky Mountains, Blue Ridge Parkway, Cherokee culture, Asheville, Biltmore Estate, and Appalachian culture.
International Destinations
Customize your own itinerary with options in the United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Italy, Greece, or Spain.
Mix natural beauty with cultural heritage in Peru, Argentina, Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica or Mexico.
Jerusalem Israel 
A broad overview of Israel's history, archeaology, environment and current society, with no political or religious agenda.
Explore Poland's resilient history and people in the aftermath of WWII and the Holocaust.  Focus on Warsaw, Lublin, & Krakow
The continental crossroads of ancient roots; Greek to Roman, Byzantine to Ottoman, to the modern democratic Muslim state.
Looking for something more exotic or a region that challenges your zones of familiarity?  Let us know what entices you.
Summer Ventures
Academic Expedition's "Summer Ventures" go to many of the same destinations listed above, but are different in that they are designed around specific dates outside of the school year and open to students from any school.  They are also designed for more mature students who will enjoy the challenge of being more immersed in a destination's culture and environment through outdoor recreation, international homestays, and backpacking style travel.  Please visit our Summer Ventures page to see the destinations and dates for our upcoming trips.




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