Each year, Concordia University, St. Paul offers its alumni and friends a travel program to various locations around the world. These trips offer a custom-designed experience focused on embracing new places and cultures, while growing in faith and community. Concordia University, St. Paul invites you to join an inspiring travel experience to these carefully selected destinations:
Along the Viking Trail
Hosted by Professor Eric Dregni
This custom-designed itinerary explores the enchanting nature and modern beauty of Iceland, Norway and Sweden. The journey includes an overnight stay in Reykjavik, Iceland to enjoy the beautiful scenery and the famous Blue Lagoon. Experience Norway’s Viking roots with a visit to historic Bergen where Norway’s seafaring tradition remains vibrant along the Bryggen, the wooden wharf. Travel into Fjord Country and be surrounded by spectacular scenery. Board a ferry for a sailing along the narrow branches of the Sognefjord, the Nærøyfjord and Aurlandsfjords, widely considered the wildest and most dramatic in Norway. Pass waterfalls, sheer cliffs and isolated farms perched at unlikely angles. Ride the famous Flåm railway traveling from sea level to 2800 feet in 12 miles. Stay in the mountain resort town of Geilo where locals vigorously enjoy nature year-round. See how modern design co-exists alongside Viking history in Oslo. Also, enjoy a train ride through the pastoral Swedish countryside as well as a three-night stay in the enchanting city of Stockholm.
Registration for this tour has closed.
To receive tour updates as itineraries are finalized and brochures become available, contact
Amanda (Och, '14) Padula, Alumni Associate & Travel Coordinator
651-641-8728 | 866-476-9277
Travel arrangements by Seminars International, Inc.
800-541-7506 | 612-345-4917