Small-ship Cruises

AIA Tours offers cruises aboard outstanding small ships that can dock and anchor at historic ports and towns that larger ships simply cannot visit. Click here to learn more about the ships.

Scottish Isles & Norwegian Fjords

May 23-31, 2020 (9 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Elizabeth Pierce

Ancient Empires: Amalfi Coast, Sicily & Malta

May 24 - June 1, 2020 (9 days)

with AIA lecturer/host James Higginbotham

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

June 29, 2020 to July 8, 2020 (10 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Elizabeth Pierce

Alaska's Glaciers & the Inside Passage

July 29 to August 5, 2020 (8 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Quentin Mackie

Cruising the Adriatic: The Best of Slovenia & Croatia

September 4-15, 2020 (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ivančica Schrunk

Ancient Greece, An Aegean Odyssey

October 8-16, 2020 (9 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Alan Shapiro

Persian Gulf Cruise: Dubai, Qatar, Abu Dhabi and Oman

January 8-18, 2021 in the planning stages (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Trevor Marchand

Expedition to Antarctica

January 13-26, 2021, advance information (14 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Elizabeth Pierce

Journey Down the Ganges

February 20 - March 6, 2021 in the planning stages (15 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Annapurna Garimella

Vietnam, Cambodia & the Mekong River

November 29-December 12, 2021 (14 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Joyce C. White

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