AIA Tour Programs

Archaeological-themed tours for the curious to the connoisseur

AIA Tours offers in-depth land trips that range from comfortable to ultra-luxurious and cruises aboard outstanding small ships that can dock and anchor at historic ports and towns that larger ships simply cannot visit.

Download our 2021/22 AIA LAND Tours Schedule, contact us if you would like to receive a copy via email or postal mail. Call 800-748-6262 or email aia@studytours.org.


Private Departure: Italy

You Choose Your Dates! (12 days or 17 days extended tour)

Private Departure: Greece

(You choose, between 5 and 21 days, customize your trip!)

Ireland's Ancient East

August 31-September 13, 2021 (14 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Stephen Mandal

Cruising the Adriatic: The Best of Slovenia & Croatia

September 10-21, 2021 (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ivančica Schrunk

Sicily: Archaeology, Art & Cuisine

September 14-25, 2021 (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Gerald Schaus

France: The Reach of the Romans

September 18-29, 2021 (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Patrick Hunt

Native America: Archaeology & Anthropology in the West

September 18-29, 2021 - WAITLIST OPEN - (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host María Nieves Zedeño

Prehistoric Cave Art of Spain & France

September 22-October 4, 2021 - WAITLIST OPEN - (13 Days)

with AIA lecturer/host Paul G. Bahn

Minoan Crete & the Cycladic Isles

September 26-October 10, 2021 (15 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Joanne Murphy

Origins of Humans & Wine: Azerbaijan, Georgia & Armenia

October 10-25, 2021 (16 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ian Tattersall

The Legacy of the Etruscans: Latium, Umbria & Tuscany

October 13-24, 2021 (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Lisa C. Pieraccini

Legacy of Ancient Greece

October 13-25, 2021 (13 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Kathleen Lynch

The Legacy of Ancient Rome

October14-25, 2021 (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ingrid Rowland

The Historic RHINE: Legacies of World War II and the Roman Empire

October 22-November 2, 2021 (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Michael Hoff

Cruising the Mekong River: Vietnam and Cambodia

November 29-December 12, 2021 (14 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Joyce C. White

Absolute Egypt, 2022 (Added Departure!)

January 12 - 28, 2022 (17 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Peter Brand

Absolute Egypt, 2022

January 18 - February 3, 2022 WAITLIST OPEN (17 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Stephen Harvey

Treasures of the Arabian Gulf

January 27 - February 6, 2022 (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Trevor Marchand

Maya Pyramids & Temples of Yucatan

January 29 - February 6, 2022 (9 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ben Thomas

Egypt Revisited

February 12-27, 2022 - WAITLIST OPEN - (16 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Stephen Harvey

Morocco: From the Desert to the Sea

March 1-15, 2022 (15 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Trevor Marchand

Decorated Caves of the Pyrenees & the Rhone Valley

April 21-May 1, 2022 in the planning stages (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ian Tattersall

Greece & Magna Graecia

April 27 - May 9, 2022 (13 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Kathleen Lynch

Minoan Crete & the Cycladic Isles

May 1-15, 2022 (15 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Gerald Schaus

Israel: Treasures of the Holy Land

March 5-16, 2022 (13 Days)

with AIA lecturer/host Jodi Magness

Iran: The Ancient Land of Persia

May 10-25, 2022 (16 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Alexander Nagel

Legacy of Ancient Greece

May 18-30, 2022 (13 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Gerald Schaus

Voyage From Palermo to Venice

May 21-31, 2022 (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ivančica Schrunk

The Silk Road: Empires of Central Asia

May 22 - June 7, 2022 (17 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Aleksandr Naymark

Human Origins in Tanzania

June 28-July 16, 2022 in the planning stages (19 days)

with AIA lecturer/host William Harcourt-Smith

Hiking Scotland's Orkney & Shetland Islands

July 18-28, 2022 (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Val Turner

Human Origins in South Africa

September 4-18, 2022 (15 Days)

with AIA lecturer/host William Harcourt-Smith

France: The Reach of the Romans

September 10-21, 2022 - in the planning stages (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Patrick Hunt

Croatia: Prehistory to the Present

September 11-22, 2022 in the planning stages (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Andrew M.T. Moore

Prehistoric Cave Art of Spain & France

September 21-October 3, 2022 in the planning stages (13 Days)

with AIA lecturer/host Paul G. Bahn

Origins of Humans & Wine: Azerbaijan, Georgia & Armenia

October 9-24, 2022 - In the planning stages (16 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ian Tattersall

The Best of Ancient Peru

October 10-24, 2022 in the planning stages (15 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Jo Burkholder

The Legacy of the Etruscans: Latium, Umbria & Tuscany

October 12-23, 2022 in the planning stages (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Lisa C. Pieraccini

The Legacy of Ancient Rome

October13-24, 2022 in the planning stages (12 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Ingrid Rowland

Tunisia: Phoenicians to Romans, Mosaics to Mosques

October 13-23, 2022 in the planning stages (11 days)

with AIA lecturer/host Nejib ben Lazreg

Jungle Kingdoms of the Ancient Maya

January/February 2023 (14 days)

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