For almost 40 years Academy International Travel Service has been creating educational and exciting trips for our clients. As a full-service agency we specialize in unique travel experiences that take our travelers off the tourist track. Many of our tours focus on specific cultures, literary or film locations, and academic interests to name a few. But we do like to have fun.
Relish in discovering the gems of Bath, Cornwall, and village life along England’s southern coastline. Visit sites featured in the television shows Doc Martin and Poldark. But the undisputed protagonists of this program are its houses and gardens.learn more
This short yet eventful program offers a little of everything: art, palaces, landscapes … Mozart! Anchoring the program, however, are visits to the fabulous Christmas Markets of Munich, Salzburg, and Vienna. Sip mulled wine and shop for handicrafts in some of the oldest and most famous Christmas markets in Europe. What better way to brighten the holiday season?learn more
Designed for experienced Egypt travelers, this program of explores some of its lesser-known treasures. Trip highlights include visits to the following: Saqqara necropolis, Bent and Red Pyramids, Siwa Oasis, Alexandria, Giza’s Sphinx and Great Pyramid, and the newly opened Grand Egyptian Museum (largest archaeological museum in the world).learn more
On this 10 day program we explore some of the vastly different landscapes of Scotlnd. The Highlands with mountains, ancient castles, and Lochs tucked into valleys is the traditional home of the "Gaels." The Western Isles are mostly unspoilt with waterfalls, sandy beaches, and small seaside villages.learn more
We can help you organize a travel program for your particular group--students, congregation, alumni association, museum, etc. Academy Travel can arrange tours with a focus on your special interests. We will customize the itinerary with emphasis on the "off-the-beaten" track locations to meet your needs.Learn more
Journey to the Middle East and follow a well-worn trail to historic and holy places that travelers and pilgrims of all faiths have visited for almost two milennia.
After visiting Cairo and the pyramids, explore all of Egypt the way that Caesar and Cleopatra did—with a Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan and then on to Abu Simbal.
The Ancient Greek experience continues to resonate throughout our modern Western world in literature, art, philosophy, politics, and more.
Turkey is an ideal classroom for exploring our human past: layers of ancient Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman architecture and art throughout the land.