We focus on beer and bourbon history, education, and unique one on one networking opportunities

Exclusive and intimate quality beverage experiences

Expanded 2024 schedule

We are rolling into our 2024 schedule as we expand deeper into the Craft Beverage Experiences.

New in 2024 we are adding a 2nd Trip’s INTERNATIONAL EDUCATIONAL Beer Trips program that includes the Brauer Cursus (15-week online courses culminating with 1-week live brewing at Technical University Munich (TUM)) at Weihenstephan Brauerei. Taught in English.

We are offering a diverse Trip’s Beer and Bourbon Trips Schedule, including not only our standard annual tours but adding in August our Belgium Beer Discovery Tour.

Come and join us on unique and custom Beer and Bourbon trips that are geared toward the Craft Beverage Industry individuals.

Much more than just drinking craft beer


  • “Train Like a Bavarian Brewer” - Sensorik Training + Classroom and Field Studies.
    - Technical Training from TUM (Weihenstephan) Brewing University Scientists.
    - 2 Day intense Sensory Beer Seminar – Course Taught in English.
    - 2 Day complimentary Bavarian Field Trips: Hallertau Hops Region & IREKS Malting Facilities.
    - Technical University Munich (TUM) Sensorik Certificate.
  • Turnkey Program includes Class fees, lodging, ground transportation, common meals, and biers.
    - Note: Airfare NOT included.

  • “Everything about Science and Technology of Brewing”– Includes participation at the TUM Brauer Cursus Weihenstephan, a TUM Certificate Program. Taught in English.
    - 15-week online classes.
    - 1-week live brewing at Weihenstephan Brauerei, Freising Bavaria.
    - Finale Event – Oktoberfest Munich Experience.
  • Turnkey Program includes Class fees, lodging, ground transportation, common meals, and biers.
    - Note: Airfare NOT included.

Networking Opportunities

  • Establishes and enhances personal relationships between Trip's Beer Trips participants and Craft Brewers.
  • Participants learn about Craft Beer in general.
  • How Craft Beers are marketed in different areas of the United States.
  • Specifics of what makes the Local Craft Beer special.
  • There is always an extra special “something” at each brewery: Beer Dinners, Participation in Tasting Panels, even Brewing Pilot beers!

Information & Convenience

  • Trip's Beer Trips provides firsthand information about Craft Breweries throughout the country.
  • Trip's Beer Trips facilitates a single point of contact for participants to engage with countless Craft Breweries in the USA and impressive beer experiences in Bavaria.
  • A turnkey program, with almost everything* included (Ground Transportation, Lodging, Group meals and beverages, Entrance fees, etc.).


*Airfare and some optional activities not included. See information on each individual Trip for details.

Custom beer, bourbon, scotch trips

What do you want to experience, where and when? Custom Trips available for groups of 6 or more.  Trip’s Beer Trips will lay out a custom itinerary based on your specific interests.