Tiger Travel

The Oxy journey continues long after graduation. Through the Tiger Travel Program, alumni and parents can experience the world first-hand with friends, family and fellow Tigers. Our acclaimed tour operators handle all the planning and logistics, so you can relax and immerse yourself in the culture, history and beauty of your chosen destination. And, in the spirit of life-long learning at the heart of a liberal arts education, current or retired Oxy faculty travel with you to enhance your experience with their expertise. All tours can accommodate individual travelers, couples, groups and travelers of all ages.




London Theater Tour

May 27-June 2, 2018

This exciting tour is sure to provide a transformative experience that offers fresh perspectives and inside connections to the London cultural scene. The stress-free trip will offer the best seats available to exceptional shows and cultural events and private meetings with leading artists and theater practitioners. You will not want to miss this opportunity for personal conversations and shared theater experiences in one of the world's cultural capitals. You can learn more about this tour hereThis tour is sold out. Please see our 2019 London Theater Tour below for your next opportunity to participate in this trip.

Led by Alan Freeman '66 M'67 P'89 P'91, professor emeritus of theater and Oxy trustee. For more information, contact James Ryan at Insider Cultural Tours, (646) 342-8414 or InsiderCulturalTours@gmail.com


Alumni Campus Abroad in Basque Country

September 8-16, 2018

Immerse yourself in the unique Basque culture featuring the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bayonne's UNESCO World Heritage site and Basque towns in Spain and France. View promotional video for this great trip here.

For more information, visit https://occid.ahitravel.com or call (800) 323-7373 and mention that you are part of the Occidental College Alumni group. $250 per person discount available until 5/15/18.

With Michael Shelton, associate professor and chair of the Spanish and French Studies department.


Grand Danube

September 26-October 10, 2018

Bask in the tranquil, amber glow and hypnotic reflections on the Danube while sailing eight nights abroad the MS Amadeus Silver with visits to Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Belgrade and Sofia.  View promotional video for this great trip here.

For more information, visit https://occid.ahitravel.com or call (800) 323-7373 and mention that you are part of the Occidental College Alumni group. $250 per person discount available until 5/15/18.

With David Kasunic, associate professor and chair of the Music department


New York Theater Tour

October 8-14, 2018

Led by Alan Freeman '66 M'67 P'89 P'91, professor emeritus of theater and Oxy trustee. 

Alumni, parents and friends will be treated to an exceptional trip, offering rare, insider glimpses into the New York "must see" musicals and plays, private discussions with NYC actors, directors and restaurants and luxury accommodations. You can learn more about this tour hereThis tour sells out - don't delay!

For more information, contact James Ryan at Insider Cultural Tours, (646) 342-8414 or InsiderCulturalTours@gmail.com


Iceland's Magical Northern Lights

January 6-12, 2019

With Darren Larsen, associate professor of geology.

Spend your days surrounded by the beauty of Iceland’s waterfalls, icebergs, and volcanic beaches and your nights in search of the spectacular Northern Lights. Professor Larsen, who has done extensive research in Iceland, will add insight and expertise about the incredible natural environments of the country, as well as the culture of its people. This will be a magical way to start a New Year! 

Pricing for this tour is ALL INCLUSIVE (includes airfare). For more information, visit https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/881755 or call (800) 581-8942 and mention that you are part of the Occidental College Alumni group #881755.


14th London Theater Tour

April 8-14, 2019

Led by Alan Freeman '66 M'67 P'89 P'91, professor emeritus of theater and Oxy trustee. 

This exciting tour is sure to provide a transformative experience that offers fresh perspectives and inside connections to the London cultural scene. The stress-free trip will offer the best seats available to exceptional shows and cultural events and private meetings with leading artists and theater practitioners. You will not want to miss this opportunity for personal conversations and shared theater experiences in one of the world's cultural capitals. You can learn more about this tour hereThis tour sells out - don't delay!

For more information, contact James Ryan at Insider Cultural Tours, (646) 342-8414 or InsiderCulturalTours@gmail.com


Wonders of Peru

May 9-20, 2019

With John McCormack, professor of biology and director of the Moore Laboratory of Zoology

Tap your sense of adventure surrounded by Peru’s wondrous scenery, filled with breathtaking landscapes and archaeological wonders enveloped in enchantment and mystery. Experience city life in Lima with its fascinating museums, Spanish-influenced architecture and thriving cafe scene; immerse yourself in the unspoiled natural beauty of the Amazon region during a three-night river cruise; journey into the majestic Andes Mountains to discover intriguing Incan ruins in the Scared Valley; wander through ethereal Machu Picchu set atop misty Andean peaks. Professor McCormack’s participation will make this a once-in- a-lifetime experience as he shares his expertise in birds, biogeography and evolution. Single supplement waived for solo travelers! This offer is limited, capacity controlled and tends to sell out quickly, so book early to reserve your space.

This journey will go on sale in early May, 2018. Check back to this webpage for more information and to make reservations.


Normandy and Deauville: 75th Anniversary of D-Day

October 4-12, 2019

From the Norman invasion of England in 1066 to the D-Day landings of 1944, Normandy has long played an outsized role in European history. This rich past is brought vividly to life on this small-group tour by the spectacular island monastery of Mont St-Michel; the world-famous Bayeux Tapestry, and the immersion in wartime history with riveting details from expert guides. Honfleur’s picturesque harbor, the beaches of Normandy and delicious cuisine provide further reasons to visit this accessible and beautiful region of France.
Small group journey with no more than 28 travelers!

For more information, visit https://occid.ahitravel.com or call (800) 323-7373. Enjoy significant savings of up to $1,000 per couple off the regular price of the program. 
Expires:05/15/2018 Offer Code: [SAVE515]


10th New York Theater Tour

October 7-13, 2019

Led by Alan Freeman '66 M'67 P'89 P'91, professor emeritus of theater and Oxy trustee. 

Alumni, parents and friends will be treated to an exceptional trip, offering rare, insider glimpses into the New York "must see" musicals and plays, private discussions with NYC actors, directors and restaurants and luxury accommodations. You can learn more about this tour hereThis tour sells out - don't delay!

For more information, contact James Ryan at Insider Cultural Tours, (646) 342-8414 or InsiderCulturalTours@gmail.com


For more information about Tiger Travel or any of these trips, contact us at (323) 259-2601 or tigertravel@oxy.edu

Did you know that, whether traveling through Tiger Travel or on your own, Oxy alumni and parents are eligible for a special travel insurance program through Meyer and Associates?


2017 Trips

New York Theater Tour
November  12-19, 2017

Tanzania Service and Safari
February 4-14, 2017

London Theater Tour
May 3-10, 2017

Alumni Campus Abroad in Sorrento, Italy
June 7-15, 2017

England's Castles, Cottages and Countryside
July 6-16, 2017

2016 Trips

Cactus League Spring Training Baseball in Arizona
March 10-13, 2016

New York Theater Tour
April 4-11, 2016

Alaska Un-Cruise
June 4-11, 2016

Scottish Highlands and English Lakes
September 5-16, 2016

Cultural Cuba
November 27 - December 5, 2016

2015 Trips

Costa Rica Unplugged
April 18-29, 2015

Waterways of Holland & Belgium: Tulips, Windmills and Canals
May 2-12, 2015

Alumni Campus Abroad: Sicily, Italy
September 11-19, 2015

Extraordinary Wonders of China & the Yangtze River
October 24 - November 11, 2015

Un-Cruise Adventures – Hawaiian Seascapes
December 5-12, 2015