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As someone who has always prided myself on the superiority of self-planned tours, the Go Learn tour proved me wrong—it showed me how much richer the experience is with a small group of like-minded co-adventurers, led by well organized, thoughtful yet playful leaders. With Go Learn we were able to see and do three times more with zero hassle in moving around from place to beautiful place.
— Cindy S., Sicilia 2014

Upcoming Tours

D-Day and the Race Across France

D-Day and the Race Across France

May 12—20, 2018

Stephen Hall, Colonel, USAF (Retired) and Alice Webber, KUED
Explore WWII History »

Discover Washington DC with Go Learn

Washington DC

May 20—26, 2018

Doctors Tim and Cathy Chambless and Maria O’Mara, General Manager KUER
Tour the nation's news networks »

China and the Tibetan Plateau

China and the Tibetan Plateau

June 23 - July 6 2018

Windy (Wei) Zhao, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Architecture, University of Utah
Discover the beauty of China »

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July 22—28, 2018

Holly Godsey, Associate Professor, Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Utah
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Berlin: Behind the Wall

September 9—15, 2018

Christoph Dressler, Director Go Learn, Osher Instructor
See Berlin! »


Greece, Islands of the Gods

September 29—October 13, 2018

Prof. Randall Stewart, College of Humanities
Go to Greece! »

See London's theatre

London on Stage

October 4—13, 2018

Tim Slover, Professor, Dept. of Theatre, University of Utah and Jane England, Dept. of Theatre
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Oaxaca: Ring in the New Year

December 28,2018 - January 4, 2019

Rick Paine, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Utah
Ring in the New Year! »


Cuba Revealed

February 2—9, 2019

Professor Al Campbell, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
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Paris: A Moveable Feast

May 19—25 2019

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China, Culture & Art

May 2019

Brooke Horejsi, Utah Presents and the College of Fine Arts
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Berlin, Prague, Vienna

Historic Borderlands: Berlin, Prague, Vienna

June 18—29, 2019

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Camino de Santiago

June 22 — July 3, 2019

Professor Fernando Rubio, College of Humanities
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See London's theatre

London on Stage

October 3—12 2019

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Tim and Jane are the best. They both are extremely knowledgeable, approachable, and organized. Their love of England is apparent to anyone who talks to them for more than 10 seconds. I would travel anywhere with either or both of them.
– Go Learn London Traveler

The entire trip left me with many wonderful memories of Cuba...The Cuban people we met revealed the soul of Cuba by generously sharing their passion, creativity and knowledge with us. I especially enjoyed the last night in Havana when we gathered at the very cool tapas bar at sunset. Two authentic troubadours serenaded us with song and acoustic guitars. Wow! – Go Learn Cuba Traveler

One's destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things. Henry Miller

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Remembering Christmas in Oaxaca
Posted 20 Mar 2018

Back in December Kayln Denny of Kaylyn’s Kitchen joined us on our trip to Oaxaca.  Take a moment and read all about her experience over on her ... Read More >>

... the day we topped a hill at noontime and the land fell away in a panorama ... gazing on fields of blood red poppies, as far as the eye could see, blooming in the sun even to the reaches of an ancient church where the Camino winded, and the three of us—mother, father and daughter—hugged on the roadside with heartfelt joy, this after the hard ride. We sipped wine and broke bread in the cloister marked by the cross of St. James. It was good, this life.
Michael G., Spain 2013 participant

Our expertise

Come and travel with us! Our guided travel edu-vacations are led by hand-selected U of U faculty who are experts at bringing local and international destinations to life. Discover new lands, new cultures, new people and new experiences with us!

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Go Learn is an educational travel program for the inquisitive learner. With the world as our classroom, we offer boutique travel experiences steeped in discovery. Participants explore topics, lands and issues with intimate travel groups led by University of Utah experts.

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Who are the people behind Go Learn? Meet our staff!

Go Learn is always looking for University of Utah experts to lead our tours. Our tour leaders are scientists, theatre professors, architects, historians, economists, and everything in between. We would love to know more about you and your research, and see where the conversation leads us. Please fill out our form, and we’ll get the discussion started!

Traveling with Tim Slover and Jane England was like having local experts to guide us. Whether it was standing on the lawn outside Parliament, in front of a painting at the National Gallery, in the Grecian room at the British Museum or on the tube en route to Othello, when Tim spoke to brief us even the Brits gathered around to listen.
George S., London 2013 participant