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antarctica south georgia penguins mountains

Expedition Cruise Program aboard the Seascape
with Special Guests Alex Filippenko, PhD, Tim Jarvis, and Conrad Anker

21 days from: $19,750
Trip Level:
1+
patagonia torres del paine chile argentina puma

Karen Lund Petersen

March 2021

We are still finalizing the details of this itinerary. Please let us know you’re interested and we’ll send you the Full Detailed Itinerary as soon as it is available. Contact Us

villarrica volcano bariloche argentina

Chile & Argentina Hotel-Based Program
with NASA astronomer Richard Terrile, PhD

Witness more than 2 minutes of totality on our 2020 solar eclipse adventure in Chile and Argentina.

7 days from: $6295
Trip Level:
2+
antarctica south georgia penguins mountains

Expedition Cruise Program aboard the Seascape
with Special Guests Alex Filippenko, PhD, Tim Jarvis, and Conrad Anker

21 days from: $19,750
Trip Level:
1+
peru colca canyon andean condor in flight

Historic Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, and the Salar de Uyuni

Discover pre-Inca tombs, magical Lake Titicaca, and the surreal moonscapes of Salar de Uyuni on this cultural and hiking adventure in Peru and Bolivia.

13 days from: $6795
Trip Level:
3
borneo bornean pygmy elephants bathing

Orangutans, Pygmy Elephants, and the Kinabatangan River

Explore Borneo's forest floors and treetop canopies, visit cave passages, look for wildlife by boat on jungled rivers, and visit conservation experts on this expedition.

11 days from: $7595
Trip Level:
2+
namibia etosha national park watering hole giraffes zebras springbok

Dramatic Wildlife, the Caprivi Strip, Traditional San Tribes

Explore Namibia and Botswana on a world-class safari. Stay in exquisite lodges, game view by 4WD vehicle and canoe, and travel in a small group of only six people!

13 days from: $9695
Trip Level:
2+
brazil pantanal jungle skiff boat tour

A Wildlife Adventure

Journey to Pantanal of Brazil, the world’s largest tropical wetland, to witness hundreds of rare and wild birds and animals, including the jaguar, the largest native cat in the New World. Enjoy overnights on a riverboat and cozy forest lodges.

10 days from: $5995
Trip Level:
2+
humpback canada breaching

Kayaking, Lighthouses, and Lobster

Head far up north to an enchanting corner of Canada where we’ll hike the Bay of Fundy Trail and see the world’s biggest tides, savoring adventures and New Brunswick's renowned sea-to-table cuisine.

9 days from: $5995
Trip Level:
2
patagonia torres del paine chile argentina puma

Karen Lund Petersen

March 2021

We are still finalizing the details of this itinerary. Please let us know you’re interested and we’ll send you the Full Detailed Itinerary as soon as it is available. Contact Us

villarrica volcano bariloche argentina

Chile & Argentina Hotel-Based Program
with NASA astronomer Richard Terrile, PhD

Witness more than 2 minutes of totality on our 2020 solar eclipse adventure in Chile and Argentina.

7 days from: $6295
Trip Level:
2+
hacienda cusin ecuador

Explore from the Cloud Forest to an Ice-Draped Volcano

Hike in the mystical cloud forests of Mashpi, in the green highland realm of traditional haciendas, and on the slopes of snow-capped Cotopaxi, Ecuador’s “shining peak.”

9 days from: $5395
Trip Level:
3
ethiopia galeda baboons simien mountains

A Cultural, Wildlife, and Hiking Adventure

Explore caves, wildlife, and customs of Ethiopia. Hike in Simien Mountains National Park, see troops of gelada baboons, and be welcomed by traditional ceremonies to this vibrant culture with its world-renowned treasures.

12 days from: $8595
Trip Level:
3+
basque hikers

Pilgrim Trails, Pintxo Hopping, and Stunning Bilbao

On this hiking journey in French and Spanish Basque country, enjoy country hikes, explore Basque heritage in San Sebastian and Bilbao, and sample regional food and wine, including dinner in a Michelin-starred restaurant.

8 days from: $5495
Trip Level:
3+
paulgauguin ship sea polynesia

Eclipse and Cruise Program aboard the Paul Gauguin
with Special Guest Jean-Michel Cousteau and Expert Astronomers Alex Filippenko, PhD and Rick Fienberg, PhD

Witness the partially eclipsed sun rise above the South Pacific ocean, aboard the luxurious Paul Gauguin. With Guest Expert Jean-Michel Cousteau.

15 days from: $9495
Trip Level:
1
india mumbai harbor taj majal hotel boats

A journey by rail through Southern India aboard the Deccan Odyssey

Explore Southern India by rail from Mumbai to Hyderbad with tours of ancient sites, sophisticated cities, and overnights at a seaside resort and palace hotels.

15 days from: $14,995
Trip Level:
1
indonesia komodo island dragon

A Snorkeling, Wildlife, and Cultural Expedition

Sail throughout Komodo National Park and the Alor Archipelago along the Pacific Ring of Fire. Enjoy world-class snorkeling on this 12-day small ship expedition.

12 days from: $7795
Trip Level:
3
indonesia west papua snorkeling whale shark

Whale Sharks and the Spectacular Coral of Papua

Snorkel with whale sharks and view vibrant fish and coral in the world’s most biodiverse marine environment—the very heart of the “Coral Triangle” in Indonesia.

11 days from: $6195
Trip Level:
3
monte santo di lussari tarvisio italy

Off the Beaten Path in Northeastern Italy

From Trieste to Venice: Explore culture, cuisine, and history; delve into a fascinating region of Italy and Slovenia; coastal hikes, vineyard castle, mountain hikes, insider’s experience of Venice.

10 days from: $5695
Trip Level:
3
tori gate at fushimi inari shrine in kyoto

Kyoto, Shima Peninsula, and the Kumano Kodo

Cultural walking adventure: Kyoto temples, Shinto shrines of the Shima Peninsula, pearl divers of Toshi-Jima, Kumano Kodo pilgrim trails.

13 days from: $9095
Trip Level:
2
kyrgysztan yurts at tash raba

Alpine Lakes, Nomads, and a Silk Road Heritage

Hike through hidden Kyrgyzstan, taking in spectacular mountain landscapes and meeting the welcoming nomads who live there, athletic horseback riders, and falconers who hunt with eagles.

14 days from: $6195
Trip Level:
3
madagascar sunset baobab

A Wildlife and Cultural Expedition

A once-in-a-lifetime natural history adventure in Madagascar introduces you to a variety of lemurs, surreal landscapes, and botanical wonders found nowhere else on Earth with Trip Leader Roger Williams.

26 days from: $11,595
Trip Level:
2+
borneo bornean pygmy elephants bathing

Orangutans, Pygmy Elephants, and the Kinabatangan River

Explore Borneo's forest floors and treetop canopies, visit cave passages, look for wildlife by boat on jungled rivers, and visit conservation experts on this expedition.

11 days from: $7595
Trip Level:
2+
village under the atlas mountains in morocco

Mountain Trails of the Middle Atlas and High Atlas, plus Fez and Marrakesh

Hike through Morocco's lush Middle Atlas, "the garden of Morocco," as well as the High Atlas valleys. Explore the dazzling cities of Fez and Marrakesh, and experience Morocco’s culture, history, and cuisine in ancient villages along the way.

11 days from: $5195
Trip Level:
3+
namibia etosha national park watering hole giraffes zebras springbok

Dramatic Wildlife, the Caprivi Strip, Traditional San Tribes

Explore Namibia and Botswana on a world-class safari. Stay in exquisite lodges, game view by 4WD vehicle and canoe, and travel in a small group of only six people!

13 days from: $9695
Trip Level:
2+
nepal dolpo village field mountain prayer flags

A Himalayan Trek to Shey Gompa

Join our 20-day trek through mesmerizing Dolpo, where you'll hike the sacred kora circuit around Shey Gompa, and experience a Himalayan world that few trekkers have ever visited.

25 days from: $6795
Trip Level:
6
nepal mustang goat herd stupa lo manthang

Cliff Villages, Cave Temples, and a Tibetan Buddhist Festival

Journey into Nepal's Tibetan region of Mustang, a once-forbidden kingdom, where we hike through otherworldly landscapes, witness the colorful Tiji festival, and see 15th century murals in Mustang's ancient monasteries.

16 days from: $7395
Trip Level:
4
new zealand lake pukaki and mount cook

Spectacular Hikes and Vistas from Queen Charlotte Sound to Fiordland National Park

Hike the best sections on the South Island of New Zealand's long-distance hiking trail, the Te Araroa, from Queen Charlotte Sound to Fiordland National Park. Explore alpine lakes, native forests, and farmlands while enjoying renowned New Zealand wines, Kiwi hospitality, and delightful local cuisine.

14 days from: $7895
Trip Level:
4
norway alesund mt aksla view sunset

Stefano Pozzi

September 7-16, 2020

We will not be offering this trip in 2020; the next departures will likely be in 2021. Please contact us for more information.
Contact Us

peru chachapoyas ruins

The Hidden World of Peru’s Ancient Cloud People

Explore the world of the Chachapoya, “the Cloud People,” on a hotel-based hiking adventure to hidden ruins, including Kuèlap, a stunning 9th century citadel that rivals Machu Picchu in its size and setting.

11 days from: $4695
Trip Level:
3
chavin peru ruins

Trek a Pilgrim Route to the Heart of Andean Civilization

Trek a pilgrim trail across the Cordillera Blanca to reach the monumental pre-Inca ruins at Chavin, the “mother culture” of the Andes.

14 days from: $4595
Trip Level:
5+
peru colca canyon andean condor in flight

Historic Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, and the Salar de Uyuni

Discover pre-Inca tombs, magical Lake Titicaca, and the surreal moonscapes of Salar de Uyuni on this cultural and hiking adventure in Peru and Bolivia.

13 days from: $6795
Trip Level:
3
sao miguel azores portugal

Adventures in a Breathtaking Archipelago

Hike the Azores Islands, with its rich cultural heritage, volcanic landscape, and ancient villages.

10 days from: $6995
Trip Level:
3
zambia luangwa bush walk giraffes

South Luanga National Park and Parc Nacional des Volcans

Experience an incredible Zambia walking safari, enjoy thrilling encounters with mountain gorillas in Rwanda's Parc Nacional des Volcans, and stay in delightful safari camps and game lodges.

11 days from: $6595
Trip Level:
3+
ring of brodgar neolithic stone orkney scotland

Trails, Castles of the Clans, and Neolithic Standing Stones

Discover the ancient standing stones of Brodgar and the prehistoric village of Skara Brae, and in the remote northern Highlands, hike coastal trails and moorlands for a true experience of Scotland.

9 days from: $6095
Trip Level:
3
monte santo di lussari tarvisio italy

Off the Beaten Path in Northeastern Italy

From Trieste to Venice: Explore culture, cuisine, and history; delve into a fascinating region of Italy and Slovenia; coastal hikes, vineyard castle, mountain hikes, insider’s experience of Venice.

10 days from: $5695
Trip Level:
3
nico smit rhinos

Cape Coast, Drakensberg Mountains, and the Big Five

Explore South Africa from hikes and wine-tasting in Cape Town to scenic rock formations in the Drakensberg Mountains. Continue on to a safari in Greater Kruger National Park for spectacular wildlife-viewing.

10 days from: $6795
Trip Level:
2+
botswana south africa victoria falls malsbury lion swimming

Cape Town, Greater Kruger, Victoria Falls, and Hwange

A cultural and wildlife adventure in South Africa that begins in legendary Cape Town and takes you into two of Africa's greatest national parks: Greater Kruger and Hwange, as well as to stunning Victoria Falls.

11 days from: $8195
Trip Level:
2+
basque hikers

Pilgrim Trails, Pintxo Hopping, and Stunning Bilbao

On this hiking journey in French and Spanish Basque country, enjoy country hikes, explore Basque heritage in San Sebastian and Bilbao, and sample regional food and wine, including dinner in a Michelin-starred restaurant.

8 days from: $5495
Trip Level:
3+
paulgauguin ship sea polynesia

Eclipse and Cruise Program aboard the Paul Gauguin
with Special Guest Jean-Michel Cousteau and Expert Astronomers Alex Filippenko, PhD and Rick Fienberg, PhD

Witness the partially eclipsed sun rise above the South Pacific ocean, aboard the luxurious Paul Gauguin. With Guest Expert Jean-Michel Cousteau.

15 days from: $9495
Trip Level:
1
alaska cruise humpback whales jump

Expedition Cruise aboard the Wilderness Explorer
with renowned nature writers Richard Nelson and Kim Heacox

Sail to Glacier Bay National Park and through Alaska's Inside Passage accompanied by two exceptional expert Guest Speakers on this Special Event! Hike, sea kayak, and observe stunning wildlife by private expedition vessel.

8 days from: $6695
Trip Level:
1+
mountain gorilla with baby uganda africa

Mountain Gorillas, Chimps, Big Game Safari, and Murchison Falls

Explore Uganda's Murchison Falls National Park, with game viewing and private boat excursions on the Nile, track mountain gorillas and chimpanzees on foot, and enjoy a Big Game safari in Queen Elizabeth National Park.

12 days from: $8995
Trip Level:
3+
botswana south africa victoria falls malsbury lion swimming

Cape Town, Greater Kruger, Victoria Falls, and Hwange

A cultural and wildlife adventure in South Africa that begins in legendary Cape Town and takes you into two of Africa's greatest national parks: Greater Kruger and Hwange, as well as to stunning Victoria Falls.

11 days from: $8195
Trip Level:
2+
zambia luangwa bush walk giraffes

South Luanga National Park and Parc Nacional des Volcans

Experience an incredible Zambia walking safari, enjoy thrilling encounters with mountain gorillas in Rwanda's Parc Nacional des Volcans, and stay in delightful safari camps and game lodges.

11 days from: $6595
Trip Level:
3+
botswana south africa victoria falls malsbury lion swimming

Cape Town, Greater Kruger, Victoria Falls, and Hwange

A cultural and wildlife adventure in South Africa that begins in legendary Cape Town and takes you into two of Africa's greatest national parks: Greater Kruger and Hwange, as well as to stunning Victoria Falls.

11 days from: $8195
Trip Level:
2+
namibia etosha national park watering hole giraffes zebras springbok

Dramatic Wildlife, the Caprivi Strip, Traditional San Tribes

Explore Namibia and Botswana on a world-class safari. Stay in exquisite lodges, game view by 4WD vehicle and canoe, and travel in a small group of only six people!

13 days from: $9695
Trip Level:
2+
zimbabwe green season walking safari clients watching elephants camelthorn

Thrilling Game Walks, Abundant Wildlife, Enchanting Lodges

Discover the secret season of safari in Zimbabwe when the bush is green, wildlife is abundant, and Victoria Falls is at its fullest.

10 days from: $5095
Trip Level:
2+