Rock Valley College

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Travel Courses with CCE

2020 Bucket List Trips
Alaska & 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.


Thursday, March 17 at 3 p.m.
Call (815) 921-3900 to reserve your spot.

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Alaska Trip Dates: June 4-14, 2020, plus 2021 options

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. Come to our preview night to get details of these exciting adventures!

South Africa Safari: Multiple 2020 Departures

The historical significance of South Africa is only overshadowedbythenaturalbeautyandwilderness 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. Come to the preview for more information.

Kenya and Tanzania Safari: Spring and Fall Departures, 2020

If the Great Migration is on your list, don’t miss this discussion. Join us to 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 runs 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. Our preview will show you how to join us on this unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experience to Africa.