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Winter 2024-2025

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Wonders of Palau: A Snorkel & Kayak Journey

Embark on an active journey through Palau’s pristine waters, discovering a vibrant underwater world teeming with life. From ancient corals to majestic marine creatures, every snorkeling excursion offers a glimpse into the beauty and diversity of Micronesia’s ecosystems.

The Galapagos Islands: Western Itinerary 2025

Nestled in the Pacific Ocean—at the confluence of three ocean currents—the Galapagos Islands are a haven for explorers, nature enthusiasts, and those seeking a profound connection with the natural world. Join us on a transformative expedition voyage through these enchanting islands to celebrate life's diversity and to witness firsthand the stunning display of nature's endless wonders.

Exploring Australia & New Zealand 2025

Travel from Australia’s sophisticated Sydney, sacred Uluru, and the wondrous Great Barrier Reef to New Zealand’s towering Mt. Cook, breathtaking Milford Sound, high-spirited Queenstown, and nautical Auckland.

Grey Glacier in Torres del Paine National Park

Patagonian Frontiers: Argentina and Chile by Land & Sea

Enjoy the rare privilege of face-to-face encounters with two of the world’s last great frontiers: the majestic fjords and glaciers of Southern Patagonia, on a small-ship cruise; and the dramatic scenery of Torres del Paine on a three-night stay at the park. Along with visits to Buenos Aires and Santiago, we discover the remarkable diversity of South America.

A herd of giraffes crosses the road in Chobe National Park, Botswana

South Africa, Namibia, Botswana & Zimbabwe

Early Booking Savings of $1,000 are available when you book by 06/22/24 and pay in full at the time of booking. If you pay only your deposit by the early booking date, you still save $500 per person.Follow Nelson Mandela’s “Long Walk to Freedom” and witness the breathtaking beauty of southern Africa, where “Big Five” game viewing is extraordinary. This trip of a lifetime features visits to 4 countries, 5-star hotels, and a 3-night guided safari cruise on Namibia’s Chobe River.

Three-toed sloth in the rainforest of Costa Rica

The Panama Canal and Costa Rica

Early Booking Savings of $1,000 are available when you book by 08/27/24 and pay in full at the time of booking. If you pay only your deposit by the early booking date, you still save $500 per person.Travel through one of the greatest engineering marvels of our time and immerse yourself in a natural world of wonder as you journey through virgin rainforests and jungle-fringed beaches from Costa Rica to Panama.

Antarctica Discovery: A Modern Polar Experience

Journey through the vast beauty of the White Continent, featuring pristine polar wilderness, abundant wildlife, and spectacular scenery. Visitors to Antarctica find inspiration and perspective among elemental forces of ice, snow, water, and rock, and become a part of the story of discovery.

Costa Rica’s Natural Heritage

In this small Central American democracy kissed by nature, our small group discovers a nation’s wealth in four distinct regions, from cloud forest to rainforest, Central Valley to Pacific Coast. As Costa Rica presents its staggering display of biodiversity – pristine landscapes, unique microclimates, exotic flora and fauna – we enjoy a relaxed yet comprehensive exploration that celebrates Costa Rica’s wideranging natural resources.

Classic Safari: Kenya & Tanzania

As our small group travels through Kenya and Tanzania from grasslands to highlands, to reserves and national parks, we enjoy intimate game drives, see stupendous landscapes, stay in excellent accommodations, and meet gracious local people.

Photo credit Lindblad Expeditions

Galapagos Aboard the National Geographic Endeavour II

SPECIAL 10% GROUP SAVINGS: Save 10% on the cabin fare. Valid for new bookings only, subject to availability, may not be combined with other offers, and is not applicable on airfare or extensions.

Finland: Arctic Magnificence

Appreciate what Finnish happiness is all about as you embrace the country's majestic beauty and Nordic charm. Take in Helsinki's hip urban vibes and explore the sparkling, snowy landscapes of Lapland, from the dazzling Northern Lights to a rejuvenating sauna!Early booking and full payment discounts may apply.

Treasures of Southeast Asia: Featuring the Eastern & Oriental Express

Travel through Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Cambodia on this immersive tour through Southeast Asia! Experience multi-cultural Singapore and travel aboard the storied Eastern & Oriental Express through Malaysia. Visit magnificent Bangkok palaces, see a Cambodian circus, and explore ancient temples in Siem Reap, including Angkor Wat. Early booking and full payment discounts may apply.

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