Why travel with CAU?

The world is your classroom, thanks to Cornell CAU. Our trips are created and led by Cornell faculty who are excited to share their expertise with you as you travel through some of the world's most fascinating regions.

At every destination, you'll enjoy top-notch accommodations, distinctive cuisines, lectures by your faculty leader, and a dedicated CAU host whose meticulous attention to detail lets you enjoy your intellectual journey to the fullest.

And, because CAU travelers are known for their great camaraderie and curiosity, you'll enjoy the wonders of the world with companions who share your sense of adventure.

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Top 5 reasons to travel with Cornell CAU

  • Gain deeper knowledge of the culture, history, and nature of the places you encounter with Cornell faculty.
  • Get exclusive tours and experiences through connected Cornell insiders.
  • Enjoy gracious accommodations and authentic cuisine.
  • Revel in the companionship and camaraderie of fellow travelers.
  • Relax in far-flung destinations knowing your CAU host planned every detail for your comfort and ease.