2021-2022 Expeditions

2021-2022 Expeditions

At Zegrahm Expeditions, we are constantly striving to satisfy modern-day explorers’ zest for adventure, by searching the world over to find the earth’s most unique and far-flung destinations. Designed for all manner of curious explorers like you, our expeditions are led by expert leaders and experienced local guides.

On all of our trips by both land and sea, you’ll not only visit remote corners of the globe in the company of celebrated explorers, photographers, marine biologists, naturalists, archaeologists, historians and more who will educate you onboard and ashore, you’ll also stay at world-class properties, enjoy delicious cuisine and wine, and participate in authentic cultural encounters. Together these talented women and men bring our travelers 1000 + years of expertise in the field.

  • Manta ray

    Ultimate Maldives: A Snorkeling & Diving Adventure

    April 22May 5, 2021

    Cruise through the lesser-visited southern Maldives aboard the luxurious 26-guest diving live-aboard, Emperor Serenity. Led by Expedition Leader and Marine Biologist Brad Climpson, you’ll search for whale sharks, hammerhead sharks, manta rays, and dolphins among the stunning under

  • Denali National Park

    Alaska's National Parks

    June 15June 29, 2021

    Join Alaska resident and Expedition Leader Dan Olsen on an incredible Alaskan adventure—highlights include exploring Denali and Wrangell-St. Elias parks, hiking glaciers, and spotting bald eagles in Prince William Sound.

  • Denali National Park

    Alaska's National Parks

    July 27August 10, 2021

    Join Alaska resident and Expedition Leader Dan Olsen on an incredible Alaskan adventure—highlights include exploring Denali and Wrangell-St. Elias parks, hiking glaciers, and spotting bald eagles in Prince William Sound.

  • Huli Wigmen, Tari Valley, Papua New Guinea

    Secret Valleys of New Guinea

    July 28August 13, 2021

    From spectacular lowland rainforests to 15,000-foot-high peaks, New Guinea is rightly called “the land of the unexpected.” Join Social Anthropologist Shirley Campbell and explore the fascinating villages along the Karawari River; the spectacular flora, fauna, and unique culture of the highlands i

  • Borneo

    Borneo: Land of the Orangutan

    August 6August 21, 2021

    Search for a huge variety of charismatic species, including orangutans, Bornean pygmy elephants, proboscis monkeys, clouded leopards, great argus pheasants, eight species of hornbills, and the bizarre Bornean bristlehead on this classic expedition led by conservation biologist Rich Pagen.

  • Dubrovnik

    Along the Dalmatian Coast: Croatia & Slovenia

    September 3September 14, 2021

    Explore the stunning coastlines of Croatia and Slovenia with Travel Director Amber Medkiff. Discover the narrow lanes of the medieval-walled city of Dubrovnik, stroll along the crystal-clear lakes of Plitvice National Park, and enjoy a train ride through the stunning caverns of Postojna.

  • Mount Kazbegi, Georgia

    Caucasus: Georgia, Armenia & Azerbaijan

    September 14September 28, 2021

    Accompanied by Expedition Leader and Travel Director Tese Neighbor, visit six amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites, including the Haghpat Monastery and Echmaidzin, as well as Georgia's famous cave city on this comprehensive tour through these lesser-traveled countries.

  • Mount Kazbegi, Georgia

    Caucasus: Georgia, Armenia & Azerbaijan

    September 21October 5, 2021

    Accompanied by Expedition Leader and Travel Director Tese Neighbor, visit six amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites, including the Haghpat Monastery and Echmaidzin, as well as Georgia's famous cave city on a comprehensive tour through these lesser-traveled countries.

  • Signature Botswana

    Signature Botswana

    September 21October 3, 2021

    Join Safari Guide Chris Stamper on this epic journey through virtually untouched Botswana - the “true” Africa. You’ll meet all the major wildlife, from elephants and lions to hippos and cheetahs, by land and in traditional mokoros on the Okavango delta. 

  • Jaguar

    Brazil's Pantanal & Amazon: A Wildlife Safari

    September 26October 6, 2021

    Search for Brazil’s iconic wildlife—caiman, capybara, howler monkey, tapir, giant river otter, and our ultimate goal, the elusive jaguar—on this wildlife adventure with Ornithologist, Mark Brazil. 

  • Miyajima

    Imperial Japan

    September 26October 9, 2021

    Explore Japan's imperial highlights with Travel Director, Amber Medkiff.

  • Samarkand, Uzbekistan

    The Heart of Central Asia: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan

    October 5October 17, 2021

    Travel in the company of Expedition Leader Gary Wintz as you follow in the footsteps of Marco Polo and Silk Road merchants on this journey to the rarely-visited hidden heart of Asia.

  • Wildebeest in Zambia

    Zambia's Great Migrations

    November 5November 19, 2021

    Join this brand-new itinerary, designed and led by renowned wildlife photographer and guide, Lex Hes, to witness some of the largest animal migrations in the world.

  • Best African Safaris

    Remote Tanzania

    November 6November 19, 2021

    With one of the Earth’s largest concentrations of wildlife, from lions and elephants to hundreds of speices of birds, Tanzania is sublime—roam the country’s lesser-known parks in the company of Zegrahm naturalist and ornithologist, Mark Brazil.

  • Bengal Tiger

    India Safari

    November 7November 21, 2021

    Led by Naturalist Rich Pagen, enjoy in-depth explorations of three celebrated national parks—traversing the forested ridges, thick bamboo, and shallow rivers; search for Bengal tiger, wild boar, chital deer, and sambar; and keep an eye out for the varied birdlife.

  • Solar Eclipse

    Total Solar Eclipse: Antarctica & South Georgia

    November 25December 13, 2021

    Get ready for the wonder of a Total Solar Eclipse at the bottom of the world with Marine Biologist Dan Olsen!

  • Snow Monkeys & Cranes of Japan

    Snow Monkeys & Cranes of Japan

    January 17February 4, 2022

    Marvel at the sight of nearly 12,000 hooded and white-naped cranes, as they flock to Japan’s exquisite wintertime landscape, Arasaki, Kyushu—later, a boat trip to the tip of the Shiretoko Peninsula puts us up close and personal with Steller’s sea eagles.