Alumni Travel Program

The Alumni Travel program offers group travel opportunities with an educational component designed specifically for Stonehill alumni, their families and friends. The destinations selected capitalize on the specialty of a Stonehill faculty member which provides one-of-a kind travel and learning opportunities.

Scotland 2018: Edinburgh and Beyond - October 5-14, 2018 - SOLD OUT

Scotland Castle CountrysidePlease note: the 2018 Alumni Travel Program has been sold out. Please call the Alumni Office to have your name added to a wait list if you are interested.

The Stonehill College Alumni Travel Program is pleased to present: Scotland: Edinburgh & Beyond!

This 10-day educational tour, which departs on October 5th and returns on October 14th, will take travelers to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Drymen, and other amazing locations. Journey through the cities and coastal villages influenced by the tribal Celtics and ancient, face-painted Picts, Roman conquerors and Vikings, fallen monarchs and powerful warrior-royals, noble clansmen, great explorers, pensive philosophers, and bright inventors!

Associate Professor of English Helga Duncan, Stonehill's resident Shakespearean expert, will serve as the trip's faculty host and share her expertise as travelers visit historic sites including Glamis Castle, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Culzean Castle, Edinburgh Castle, the famous St. Andrew’s Castle & Cathedral and Loch Ness to try to spot Nessie, the monster lurking below the surface.

Travelers will also visit the Callander known for it’s woolen heritage, Glencoe, and Fort William and enjoy a cruise on Loch Lomond, listen to “Jamie’s Scottish Evening” and sip on one of Scotland’s most exclusive whiskies, Royal Lochnagar.

This trip costs $3,059 per person (credit), $2,999 per person (check) (double occupancy) and includes round trip airfare from Boston, hotel accommodations, breakfast daily, four dinners, and the full time services of a tour director. A detailed itinerary and reservation form can be found here. Space is very limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Return reservation forms to the Alumni Office at 320 Washington Street, Easton, MA 020357 or faxed to 508-565-1421. At this time, there are no singles available. 

Past Alumni Travel Trips

Alumni Office staff chronicles the group’s travels. Read about past trips in this online Travel Journal.