Rock Valley College

Special Interests & Travel

Travel Courses with CCE

Current Term (Summer 2018)

Sec. Date/Location Avail.
Cinderella Before the Ball
8/11/18 - 8/11/18
Sat 1:00pm-2:00pm TRIP SOCIAL (OEX)
U.S. History and Today
8/13/18 - 8/13/18
Mon 6:00pm-9:00pm BELL 013

Upcoming Term (Fall 2018)

Sec. Date/Location Avail.
Travel Free
10/15/18 - 10/15/18
Mon 6:00pm-9:30pm JCSM 0206

Disclaimer: Course availability is updated often but not in real-time. Availability indicated on this page does not guarantee you a seat in the class. View live availability data when registering in Online Services.

2018 Bucket List Trips: Alaska and Africa EXPEDITIONS

Years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. Explore. Dream. Discover

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Preview Tuesday

February 6 at 3-5 pm
Register by February 1 to attend the preview for FREE! Call (815) 921-3900 to reserve your spot.

Alaska Trip: June & August 2018

Best of Alaska Preview

Truly the Last American Frontier, Alaska has some of the most stunning scenery and wildlife in the world. Whales, glaciers, puffins, Denali, the Alaska Railroad and flightseeing through the stunning Alaskan Range...this trip has it all! Diverse landscapes and wildlife surround you on every turn, and our itinerary gives you the ultimate access into the splendor of Alaska. Additional highlights include Kenai Fjords National Park, World-class bear viewing, and the stunning scenery of Denali National Park. Optional halibut fishing excursion for the best halibut fishing on the planet.

South Africa Safari: Multiple 2018 Departures

The historical significance of South Africa is only overshadowed by the natural beauty and wilderness of Kruger National Park. Africa is one of the last places on earth to come eye-to-eye with some of the most majestic animals on the planet. You will also spend time in beautiful Capetown to visit Table Mountain, the Cape of Good Hope, and the best wineries in Africa. Optional add-on trip to Victoria Falls.

Kenya and Tanzania Safari: Multiple 2018 Departures

If the Great Migration is on your list, learn about this 10 day adventure to the heart of Africa. Mt. Kilmanjaro is the backdrop of the Kenya expedition, and we then travel on to Tanzania and Serengeti National Park for the Great Migration. Emotions run high as you witness the spectacle of 1.5 million animals doing what they have done for thousands of years. Additional highlights include the famous Ngorongoro Crater, visit to a Maasai Village, and hundreds of elephants in Tarangire National Park. Wildlife viewing on this trip is second to none.

Best of India: Multiple 2018 Departures

India has one of the most unique and diverse societies in the world. You will take a rickshaw through the main street of old Delhi, visit the oldest and busiest market in the world, the local spice market, and the largest temple complex in the world. You will also visit the remarkable Taj Mahal in Agra, and the Blue City of Jaipur.