Continuing Ed

Tours and Trips

Piedmont Technical College has partnered with Collette Vacations and Get Away Scott Free to offer a variety of group travel opportunities including extended and short trip options. These tours and trips are affordable and almost all inclusive. 


Extended Travel Opportunities

Imperial Cities (Prague, Vienna, & Budapest) June 9-19, 2014

 Bask in splendor and romance with 3-night stays in each of Europe’s Imperial Cities – Prague, Vienna and Budapest. In Prague, walk the Golden Lane, a delightful neighborhood of tiny, medieval houses, and indulge in your choice of local restaurants during a Dine Around Dinner. Delight in the baroque marvels of Vienna’s Schoenbrunn Palace, the summer retreat of the Habsburg dynasty for more than 200 years. Visit a 14th century Hungarian castle where knights recreate the days of chivalry. Soak up the culture of the region with included guided city excursions and through your own explorations during days at leisure. Cruise the Danube River past the beautiful scenery of the Wachau Valley to the famous Abbey at Melk. More Information

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta (Albuquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico) October 2014

Up, up and away! This is an experience not to be missed! The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta has grown into one of the world’s most photographed events. Set in New Mexico, a place diverse in culture and scenic beauty, the Fiesta is simply one of the most spectacular displays of sound and color you are ever to witness. This exciting journey also includes time in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, two culturally rich cities. Visit the unique shops and restaurants of Old Town Albuquerque. Wind through the stunning Turquoise Trail. Set out on a walking tour of Santa Fe that highlights the St. Francis Cathedral and the end of the Santa Fe Trail. Experience the Santa Fe School of Cooking. More information

Free online information session March 6, 2014- Reserve your spot now by clicking here.
Free live information session February 27, 2014- 6:30pm- Piedmont Technical College Conference Center- Room 219C - Call 864-993-1955 to register.

Free live information session March 13, 2014- 6:00pm- Piedmont Technical College Newberry Campus- Room 520 - Call 864-993-1955 to register.


travelled with us before?

Ask about Collette Vacations' loyalty discount program!

Individuals who have travelled with Piedmont Technical College  on a Collette Vacations trip in the past may be eligible to receive a $150 discount when registering for another trip. Call to inquire.


Contact Information FOR TRAVEL PROGRAMS:

Jeanne Hughston, Jeanne's Travel Adventures
Travel Coordinator, Extended Travel
Phone: 864-993-1955