Missouri State Alumni Association

Travel Opportunities

The Masters

April 9-12, 2015

Alumni and friends of Missouri State have a special opportunity to experience a major golf championship with other Bears thanks to an exclusive travel package for the 2015 Masters Golf Tournament. This special Missouri State package includes:

  • Three nights at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta-Buckhead
  • Thursday golf outing at a premier Atlanta area course including cart and greens fees
  • Admittance to the Masters on Friday
  • Special admission to the Executive Club adjacent to the course
  • Full daily breakfast, social gatherings, exclusive giveaways and official Masters souvenirs

For more information, please visit MSU Bears Sports Travel.

Holland and Belgium *Sold Out*

April 10-18, 2015 Amsterdam

Cruise the waterways and canals of Holland and Belgium, from Amsterdam to Brussels, on a ship with a sun deck, putting green, spa and other amenities. During this trip, you will:

  • Explore the waterways of Holland and Belgium.
  • Stroll through the famous Keukenhof Gardens, the world’s most expansive and stunning floral display, where 70 acres of tulips and hyacinths bloom each spring.
  • Enjoy a special presentation on the Dutch Masters, and see the masterpieces at the Mauritshuis.
  • Visit the fascinating Delta Project, a tribute to Holland’s 2,000-year battle against the sea.
  • Experience the medieval architecture and unique ambience of Belgium with visits to beautiful Bruges and Antwerp.
  • Immerse yourself in the romantic landscape of Delft on a walking tour.

The cost for this seven-night cruise starts at $2,745. The trip includes many meals, but does not include airfare. Learn more.

Scotland

Aug. 19-27, 2015 Scotland

Discover the unique and storied culture of Scotland's Highland and Lowland regions, which are steeped in Celtic mystery and lore. With this trip you'll enjoy:

  • Seven nights in Stirling, Scotland, at the first-class Stirling Highland Hotel.
  • A private performance of Highland dance and bagpipe playing, and a traditional Haggis Ceremony
  • Seeing the historic home of William Wallace
  • Visiting Stirling Castle, Edinburgh Castle and Scone Palace
  • Attending a performance of the Edinburgh Military Tattoo
  • Seeing the historic cities of Edinburgh and St. Andrews
  • Learning about Scotland's ancient whiskey artistry at The Famous Grouse Experience.

This trip includes several meals, but does not include airfare. The cost of the trip starts at $2,995 if booked by April 28, 2015. Learn more.

Provence, France

June 2016 Provence, France

Discover Provence, France, where sun-drenched beaches and undulating hills tie the Mediterranean to the Alps. Its very name conjures images of idyllic days with light illuminating the countryside's sloping vineyards and lush olive groves.

  • Walk in the footsteps of Paul Cezanne as you explore his historic hometown of Aix-en-Provence.
  • Journey through the scenic, forested region of Le Luberon and admire picturesque mountain villages.
  • Visit the historic monuments of Arles and the Pont du Gard.
  • Explore the medieval streets of Avignon, a city that served as the center of the Roman Catholic Church from 1309 to 1377.
  • Enjoy flexible excursions, which allow you to choose among cultural, active, special interest and service activities.

The trip includes accommodations, several meals, excursions and more. Additional details will be announced soon. For more information please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 417-836-5654.

Barcelona and San Sebastian, Spain

September 2016 San Sebastian, Spain

Explore vibrant Spain on this eight-night adventure through its eclectic architecture, sumptuous food and proud culture.

  • Visit the Works of Antoni Gaudi in Barcelona
  • Journey to the Penedes wine region for a tour and tasting at one of the region's wineries.
  • Visit the historic monuments of Arles and the Pont du Gard.
  • Explore San Sebastian, a vibrant coastal resort town.
  • Get an insider's look at the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao.
  • Enjoy flexible excursions, which allow you to choose among cultural, active, special interest and service activities.

The trip includes accommodations, several meals, excursions and more. Additional details will be announced soon. For more information please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 417-836-5654.