Join a small group of travelers for this unique opportunity to experience the authentic provincial character of Dordogne, a hidden treasure where all the delights of Southern France have been distilled into one of Europe’s most beautiful and intact medieval villages, Sarlat-la-Canéda. Immerse yourself in the rich local culture and rhythms of daily life in the heart of this charming département, and explore the history of early humans who painted their stories on its cave walls, the largest concentration of prehistoric art in the world.
Information about 2018 Trip to the Dordogne Region
Please note this trip is now full.
This unique and exclusive nine-day itinerary and small ship voyage showcases the coastal jewels of the Iberian Peninsula between Barcelona, Spain, and Lisbon, Portugal, during the best time of year. Cruise up Spain’s legendary Guadalquivir River, “the great river,” into the heart of beautiful Seville, an exclusive opportunity only available on this itinerary and by small ship. Visit Portugal’s lesser-traveled Algarve region and the regal city of Granada, Spain. Stand on the “Top of the Rock” to see the Pillars of Hercules spanning the scenic Strait of Gibraltar and call on the enchanting Balearic Island of Palma de Mallorca. Admire the modernist architecture of Mediterranean Valencia. Enjoy stunning scenery and visit three UNESCO World Heritage sites while cruising ancient trade routes from the Mediterranean Sea into the Atlantic Ocean aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star m.s. Le Lyrial. This state-of-the-art small ship launched in 2015 and features private balconies in 95% of the 110 ocean-view, deluxe suites and staterooms. A two-night Barcelona Pre-Cruise Option and two-night Lisbon Post-Cruise Option are offered.
Information about 2017 Trip to Coastal Iberia
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Read Mitchell Gallery student guard Sophy Schulman’s (A17) blog, where she engages with the artwork on display at the gallery.
Hradcany Castle, Prague, October 2015
Boarding the Amadeus Brilliant, Passau Germany, on the Danube River, October 2015
Rocamadour, above the Dordogne River, France, May 2011
Jardins d'Eyrignac, France, June 2011
Hotel Madeleine, Sarlat, France, June 2011
Overlook from Chateau de Beynac, France, June 2011
Troglodyte Village of La Madeleine, France, June 2011
Domme Marketplace, France, June 2011
Group photo, Chateau de Beynac, France, June 2011