On our Colombian adventure, we’ll take in the country’s natural and cultural highlights, from its white-sand beaches and vibrant cities to pristine rainforest, a coffee plantation, and artifacts of ancient pre-Hispanic cultures.
Our Wildlife Adventures focus on natural history, exploring some of the world’s most celebrated national parks, nature reserves, and private concessions. By 4x4 vehicle, local boat, or charter flight, you’ll explore pristine wilderness areas in the company of seasoned expedition leaders and skilled local guides. All accommodations feature modern amenities and proximity to the wilderness we seek—from world-class hotels and iconic safari camps (both permanent and mobile) to rustic eco-lodges and even a maharajah’s palace!
Upcoming Wildlife Adventures
Wild ColombiaMarch 5 — March 19, 2020
Natural Wonders of Sri LankaMarch 20 — April 6, 2020
Wildlife expert Mark Brazil leads this immersive exploration of the “Pearl of the Indian Ocean,” with its bird-watching haven, Sinharaja Nature Reserve; Yala National Park’s Sri Lankan elephants; and the World Heritage Site of the Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
Luxury Botswana SafariApril 14 — April 29, 2020
Virtually untouched Botswana is the “true” Africa, where you’ll meet all the major wildlife, from elephant and lions to hippos and cheetahs, by land and in traditional mokoros on the Okavango delta.
Natural Wonders of HokkaidoMay 14 — May 22, 2020
On this journey through one of Japan's least-developed islands, you'll be surrounded by wildlife as you search for red foxes, Japanese deer, and iconic red-crowned cranes; explore spectacular Akan-Mashu National Park with its volcanic craters, crystal-clear lakes, and hot springs; an
Iconic Africa: Kenya & Zimbabwe with Victoria FallsJune 1 — June 13, 2020
If it's wildlife you seek, look no further than this adventure to Kenya and Zimbabwe.
Hiking Iceland's InteriorJune 4 — June 11, 2020
Iceland boasts an unspoiled and truly surreal landscape that has captivated explorers, artists, and photographers alike. Hike through Thjorsardalur Valley to view impressive waterfalls, meet the residents of colorful fishing hamlets, and relax in some of Iceland’s renowned natural hot spring pool
Wild QueenslandJuly 8 — July 17, 2020
This exciting expedition reveals the natural beauty of Queensland. You'll visit some of Queensland's most celebrated parks, learn about life in the rainforest from the KuKu Yalanji people, and search for nocturnal wildlife including long-tailed pygmy possums, northern leaf-tailed geckos, and bandicoots.
Alaska's National ParksJuly 28 — August 11, 2020
Join your expedition leader on an incredible Alaskan adventure—highlights include exploring Denali and Wrangell-St. Elias parks, hiking glaciers, and spotting bald eagles in Prince William Sound.
Borneo: Land of the OrangutanAugust 5 — August 20, 2020
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 naturalists Michael Moore and Rich Pagen.
MadagascarSeptember 11 — September 28, 2020
Nature enthusiasts hold Madagascar in high esteem for its botanicals, birds, and famous lemurs. Come for the striking biodiversity; stay for the 1,000 varieties of orchid, pygmy stump-tailed chameleons, and lovely Malagasy people.
Brazil's Pantanal: A Wildlife SafariSeptember 16 — October 2, 2020
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 Mark Brazil.
Ultimate EthiopiaOctober 17 — November 1, 2020
Ethiopia is known for its legendary historical sites, including some of the earliest churches known to Christendom in Lalibela and the royal castles of Gondar.
India SafariNovember 1 — November 18, 2020
The original setting of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, Pench National Park, is just one of the stunning national parks visited on this Indian safari.
Zambia's Great MigrationsNovember 9 — November 23, 2020
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.