OLLI Trips


Enjoy day and overnight excursions with OLLI members planned by the OLLI Travel Committee, Friendship Tours, and Tours of Distinction. Learn about new and old places waiting to be explored with your OLLI friends!

Trips are open to current OLLI members on a first-come, first-served basis. They are also open to non-members for a surcharge of $10 for day trips and $20 for overnight excursions.

For reservations or questions, Friendship Tours can be reached at 860-243-1630, and Tours of Distinction can be reached at 860-627-0199. Please do not call the OLLI office. Please ask for “OLLI” trips and clarify if you are a member or non-member. For Friendship Tours trips, you can mail individual checks for each trip to 705 Bloomfield Ave, Bloomfield, CT 06002. Please make the check(s) payable to Friendship Tours.  For Tours of Distinction trips, you can mail individual checks for each trip to PO BOX 577, 3 Massaco Street, Simsbury, CT 06070. Please make the check(s) payable to Tours of Distinction. You will receive confirmation through the mail with all pertinent information. If you have any special needs or handicaps, please advise the travel comp when you register.

Please Note: Trip fees are non-refundable unless a substitute is available on the waiting list.

Frequently Asked Questions about OLLI Travel


Upcoming Excursions

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2023

Location: Vermont

Special Note: The contact number for this trip noted in the printed version of the Fall 2023 Course Catalog, and previously on this webpage, was incorrect. The number has been updated to the right one (860-627-0199) on the virtual catalog, and on this webpage.





The flyers for trips may also be found at the OLLI Information Table during the spring and fall semesters. You can also get more information and answers to any further questions by calling either Friendship Tours (1-800-243-1630) or Tours of Distinction (860-627-0199), depending upon who is servicing the trip.  Please inquire about OLLI day or overnight trips. As always, it is important to get reservations in early to assure your trip.

Travelers may be expected to sign and certify that they are in good health at the time of boarding the bus for all trips.

Covid Vaccination Status and/or masks will be dependent on the trip destination’s rules. (*Fully vaccinated means that you received two (2) shots of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines or one (1) shot of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.)