Activities and Travel - Trips - Southwestern Illinois College

Prohibition! (On the Hill)

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Joe DeGregorio takes us to his favorite “Hot” spots where “Activity” took place. Joe is not divulging his “Friends” in order to not get anyone in trouble, but the Church was involved, along with other prominent families. Not a lot of walking is involved. We will stop at a local bakery (cash only) for purchases. Lunch at Zia’s. Cost is $109. Deadline for reservations is April 15, 2024.

Alpine Swiss Villages & Rails

July 2 – 10, 2024 (lady looking for roommate) SOLD OUT!!

In conjunction with the SWIC Foundation Department. Highlights include: 6 nights at one hotel, small cities and parks, glaciers and waterfalls, several train rides, a cruise, a cable car ride, a walking tour of Lucerne, and much more. Price begins at $5369 per person. Air from STL and 12 meals are included. Call or e-mail Nancy for a brochure.

Canadian Rockies and Glacier National Park

August 5 – 11, 2024

In conjunction with the SWIC Foundation Department. See 3 national parks, beautiful blue lakes, travel the Icefields Parkway, Going-to-the-Sun Highway, walk on a glacier, ride the Banff Gondola, and more! Cost is $4567 per person, double, $5743 single, and includes 7 days hotel, air from St Louis, 9 meals, and much more! Deadline for reservations is May 6, 2024. Contact Nancy for a brochure.

New York City

August 29 – September 2, 2024

In conjunction with the SWIC Foundation Department. Tour the City that Never Sleeps and learn about many of the buildings and landmarks. Tour Ellis Island, the 9/11 Memorial, 2 Broadway shows, And free time for shopping! Cost is $4079 for single, $3579 per person, double, $3549 per person, triple, and includes sightseeing, 2 shows, air from ST Louis, 4 nights hotels, tours as indicated, and 5 meals. Full payment is due on/before June 12, 2024. Call or e-mail Nancy for a brochure.

A Culinary Journey Through Tuscany

September 24 – October 2, 2024

In conjunction with the SWIC Foundation Department, taste your way through Tuscany! Wine tours, walking tours, museums, a boat tour across Lake Trasimeno, and food, food, food! Included is 7 nights in one hotel, 16 meals, air from St. Louis, and more! Cost is $5199 per person double, and $5899 for a single. Contact Nancy for a brochure.

Irish Splendor

November 7 – 14, 2024

In conjunction with the SWIC Foundation Department. Enjoy one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Tour Trinity College and Christ Church during our city tour; visit the Blarney Stone. Drive the stunning Dingle Peninsula to the Cliffs of Moher and enjoy a glass of Whiskey with your overnight stay in a Castle! Price includes 9 meals, air from St. Louis, and sightseeing as shown. Cost is $4963 for a single, $4463 per person for a double, and $4433 per person for a triple. Deadline for reservations is August 20, 2024. contact Nancy for a brochure.

In the Works:

For more information on any of these trips, call Nancy at 618-234-4410, ext. 7020 or 314-436-3128, ext. 7020 or email Nancy Bauer at Nancy.Bauer@swic.edu

PSOP trip reservation form

All day trip fees include escort, motor coach, entrance fees, taxes and gratuities. Confirmation letters will be mailed about a week prior to the event. If cancellation is received seven working days or less to the start of the trip, and a replacement is found, then a full refund less a $5 processing fee will be given.