Voyage through the British Isles to experience authentic English, Irish and Scottish culture, and learn the fascinating history of these extraordinary lands. Aboard a luxury ocean liner, cross the English Channel and circumnavigate the island of Great Britain. Make exhilarating discoveries along the way with independent shore excursions and expert-led lectures. Explore centuries-old castles and clan strongholds, witness some of the world’s most monolithic cathedrals, and trace local history at ancient archaeological sites and battlefields.
A university of the world, Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for over 40 years.
Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.
Here are reviews from people who have taken our ocean voyages:
“A truly wonderful learning experience! Our instructor provided unique and personal insights into this people and the lands of Scotland.”
“For those with a deep interest in English history and Shakespeare the program is catnip. The lectures and travel in Wales is a welcone addition. The Lake district is England’s version of the Alps and wonderful for outdoor actvities as well as touring great country houses and beautiful villages.”