Photo by Andy Biggs

Tanzania safari coincides with the peak of calving season in the Serengeti.

Photo by David Katz

Proximity to wildlife in Tanzania.

Photo by Chris Donovan

Vast landscape of wildlife in Tanzania.


Winter 2016

Travel Program Schedule

Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. 

Tanzania Safari: March 9-19, 2017

Tanzania safari features luxurious, eco-friendly accommodations.

Unplug from modern-day distractions and expand your mind in the boundless beauty and serenity of Tanzania. Marvel at a vast and unspoiled landscape under the equatorial sun and retreat to luxurious, eco-friendly accommodations ideally situated for their proximity to migrating wildlife. Your safari has been scheduled to coincide with the peak of calving season in the Serengeti. Pricing from $5,190.

2016 Grizzly Getaways Travel Schedule:

  • Portraits of the Past – Rome to Barcelona: May 9-20, 2016
  • The Danube River Cruise: Mary 25-June 3, 2016
  • Ireland: May 29-June 8, 2016
  • Discover Southeast Alaska: July 22-29, 2016
  • Pacific Northwest and California: August 29-September 5, 2106
  • Oktoberfest – Vienna & Bavaria: September 9-18, 2016
  • Flavors of Northern Italy: September 17-25, 2016
  • Spotlight on London: September 8-14, 2016
  • Spain Barcelona & San Sebastian: October 20-29, 2016
  • Tropical Costa Rica: November 5-13, 2016 

For more information about upcoming trips, visit or contact Amanda Fylan, assistant director of alumni relations, at (248) 364-6128 or