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.

Alaska's Glaciers & the Inside Passage

Saturday, July 13, 2019 to Saturday, July 20, 2019 (8 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Ted Goebel

Treasures of the Mediterranean World

Saturday, July 13, 2019 to Tuesday, July 23, 2019 (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Kathleen Lynch

Dalmatia & Ancient Greece: Venice to Athens

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 to Tuesday, October 1, 2019 (14 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Nancy Wilkie

Grand Voyage: Adriatic & Aegean Seas

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 to Monday, October 7, 2019 (20 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Nancy Wilkie

Classical Greece & Islands of the Aegean

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 to Monday, October 7, 2019 (14 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Nancy Wilkie

Cruising the Mekong River

Monday, December 2, 2019 to Sunday, December 15, 2019 (14 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Joyce C. White

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

Thursday, January 2, 2020 to Sunday, January 12, 2020 (10 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Trevor Marchand

Madagascar to Mauritius: Islands of the Indian Ocean

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 to Friday, January 31, 2020 (17 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Ian Tattersall

Scottish Isles & Norwegian Fjords

May 23-31, 2020 (9 days)

with AIA lecturer/host: Elizabeth Pierce

Changing Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

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

with AIA lecturer/host: Elizabeth Pierce

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