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Safaris -- Unique Adventures

 

Safaris

Etosha Safari (ETOSHA BY ROAD - First Class)
Australian Adventure
Get ready to say G’Day with this captivating Australian Adventure. Embark on an experience highlighting Australia’s most famed regions and iconic landmarks. Embrace native heritage and local wildlife as you trek through the Outback in search of your very own cultural awakening. Get to know the local wildlife as your adventure takes you to Kanagroo Island, and sample some of the country's finest wines. Dive into nature’s largest underwater eco-system as you step off the white sand island beaches and into the Great Barrier Reef. Wrap up your Down Under sojourn with a visit to Sydney to explore the renowned Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.Experience South Austr...
12 Day New Zealand South Island Adventure
Explore the beautiful South Island of New Zealand, indulging in sumptuous dining and stylish hotels and resorts along the way.
Svalbard, Iceland & Greenland's East Coast
See the majestic setting that the lordly polar bear freely roams as we explore the Arctic Svalbard archipelago of Norway, pulling the ship's bow up to blue-veined glaciers, alighting on islands where caribou drift like smoke across the tundra.
East African Explorer
Taste of New Zealand
Get a real feel for the Kiwi way of life with Taste of New Zealand, an all-encompassing tour of both islands. On the North Island, one-of-a kind adventures are abundant. Check out the Waitomo Caves, subterranean limestone caverns known for the glowworms that give light to this underground world. Eat up at a traditional Hangi dinner and concert, a spiritual and cultural Kiwi experience. On the South Island, beauty is crystal clear in the deep blue waters of Lake Wakatipu, and in the stunning countryside at Milford Sound. Let your heart rate rise as you take a jet boat down the maze of channels on the Dart River. Finish up in Christchurch and visit Akaroa, cruising along the volcanic harbor...
Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Explore Antarctica in expedition style, aboard an authentic expedition ship is an incomparable experience and your guarantee of an in-depth encounter with all its wonders. Lindblad Expedition's pioneering polar heritage and 50 years of experience navigating polar geographies is your assurance of safe passage in one of the wildest sectors of the planet.
Circle Australia
On this all-encompassing journey around the Land of Oz you’ll experience all the highlights of Australia, hitting Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef, and Sydney – a full circle for a one-of-a kind Aussie adventure. Culture is what makes Melbourne unique; spend your time sampling restaurants, checking out galleries or experiencing a local sports game. Next you’re off to Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park. Here you’ll watch the sunset over Uluru, Australia’s icon of the Outback, and listen to the “sounds of silence” while enjoying a traditional meal set under the stars. Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef are next on deck. A full day excu...
Taste of Australia
Satisfy your senses on this Aussie adventure. Enjoy the crystal clear waters and white sand beaches of the Whitsunday Islands, traverse the lush Daintree Rainforest and explore two of Australia’s best cities. Some highlights include a full day tour of Kangaroo Island, where you can get up close and personal with this iconic Australian animal, and a tour of tour of the world class city of Sydney. The perfect combination of beaches, wildlife and city life, Taste of Australia is the perfect sampling of it all.
Wild Alaska Escape: Sitka to Juneau
Explore Alaska on an active, exciting expedition to see the region's iconic wildlife and epic landscapes in the compact timeframe of one work week. Take long hikes on world-class trails through forests of towering trees, kayak long routes deep into glacially carved fjords, and raft to an ancient Alaska native village-all with our nimble expedition ship as your moving basecamp.
Uganda Gorilla Trek
15 Day Discover Australia and New Zealand
Embark on a leisurely adventure ablaze with colour. Meander past ancient totems, modern icons and breathtaking natural wonders, enjoying a bit of ‘fair dinkum' fun along the way.
Amazon Brazil: Ecopark Jungle Lodge
A natural pool, a private beach, a chill-out zone with hammocks…picture yourself in a rainforest paradise. Possibilities for adventure abound with excursions available that include a canoe trip to the confluence of the Amazon and Negro Rivers, a walk through the Monkey Forest and visiting an indigenous community.
17 Day Kia Ora New Zealand
This epic New Zealand journey spans both Islands of this small, proud nation, revealing majestic snowcapped mountains, rugged coastlines, ice-blue lakes and sweeping rural vistas.
Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort
Tamarindo Diria Beach & Golf Resort allows guests to relax to the peaceful sounds of the ocean, wildlife, and nature. The only hotel that is located on the white sandy beach of Tamarindo. View unforgettable sunsets from the balcony of your room.
South Africa and Victoria Falls and Chobe Princess River Cruise
This fully escorted tour includes 3 nights in Cape Town, 2 nights at a Kuzuko private game lodge in Addo National Park, 3 nights in Kruger National Park, a sunset cruise on the Zambezi River, and much more.
Livingstone, Zambia Extension
A journey filled with animal interaction and astonishing nature, Livingstone, Zambia, is your gateway to adventure. Cruise down the Zambezi River taking in the incredible vistas of the raw African Bush. Marvel at Victoria Falls as 650 million liters of water crash into the chasm below. There is no shortage of animals to lay your eyes on; be on the lookout for crocs, hippos and diverse bird life. This extension is the perfect addition to your Swain Destinations African itinerary.
Australia and Fiji
Concrete meets sand in this combined itinerary featuring the breathtaking island of Fiji and some of Australia's most fascinating cities. Start off the journey by exploring the famed cosmopolitans of Australia. Travel to Melbourne and experience Aussie wildlife and the energy that makes up this vibrant and fast-paced city. Next, take off to the iconic city of Sydney and see the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and some of the best views in town. After your Aussie adventure, wind down with a retreat to Fiji. Spend your days lazing away under the Fijian sun and lapping in the crystal clear waters of this island paradise. You are sure to discover the perfect combination of bustling ...
13 Day Inspiring Australia
Experience ancient culture and stunning landscapes, gourmet produce and warm-hearted local characters as you visit iconic highlights and venture off the beaten track to discover the magic of this vast continent.
East Greenland: Wild Shores of the High Arctic
Greenland's eastern coast is flanked by thousands of icebergs calved from the country's massive ice sheet. Here, we venture into the largest national park in the world-Greenland National Park-to spot polar bears, musk oxen, arctic hare and more.
Exploring Costa Rica: Cloud Forest to the Caribbean
Discover the wild, rugged beauty of Costa Rica's mountains, the Caribbean coast, and much more on an inland adventure inland to a mist-shrouded cloud forest, volcano, lake, and a car-free, jungle village.
Sossusvlei Adventure (By Air - Deluxe class)
South Africa: Wine & Wildlife
12 Day New Zealand South Island Explorer
Discover the incomparable scenery of New Zealand's South Island.
10 Day Grand Tasman
Take in Tasmania's storied past, dramatic scenery and unique wildlife.
Uganda & Rwanda in Depth
Aussie Adventure
Get ready to say G'Day with this captivating Aussie Adventure. Embark on an experience highlighting Australia's most famed regions and iconic land marks. Embrace native heritage and local wildlife as you trek through the Outback in search of your very own cultural awakening. Dive into nature's largest underwater eco-system as you step off the white sand island beaches and into the Great Barrier Reef. Wrap up your Down Under sojourn with a visit to Australia's premier city, Sydney, to explore the renowned Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Best of Tanzania
10 Day East Coast Islands & Rainforest
Explore the epic coastline of Eastern Australia on a journey that takes you from the glitzy Gold Coast and laid-back Noosa to the pristine Whitsundays, tropical Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef.
Kiwi Highlights
Natural beauty and culture are in full effect on this Kiwi adventure, a 10 night itinerary showcasing the highlights of the Kiwi way of life. Envelope yourself in culture with a “Hangi” dinner and concert and a Twilight Cultural Tour. Become one with nature as you transcend into the grand Waitomo Caves filled with phenomenal glowworms, marvel at the overwhelming beauty of the glaciers at Franz Josef and take in the sweeping vistas at Milford Sound. Get adventurous as you journey through Kiwi Highlights.
13 Day East Coast Islands & Rainforest
Explore the epic coastline of Eastern Australia on a journey that takes you from buzzy cosmopolitan Sydney to the glitzy Gold Coast and laid-back Noosa.
Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent
Explore Antarctica in expedition style, aboard an authentic expedition ship is an incomparable experience and your guarantee of an in-depth encounter with all its wonders. Lindblad Expedition's pioneering polar heritage and 50 years of experience navigating polar geographies is your assurance of safe passage in one of the wildest sectors of the planet.
Simply South Africa (First Class)
14-Day Authentic Alaska - Southbound Cruisetour
The most complete tour of Denali and Alaskan life in the past and present. For the active, outgoing guest, this tour offers spectacular vantage points of Mt. McKinley with time to purchase an optional all-day fishing excursion.
6 Day Thala Beach Nature Reserve
6 Day Thala Beach Nature Reserve package includes hotel, tour, day cruise, transfers and more.
Upper Amazon Aboard the Delfin II
Our expedition style of travel means getting out daily in a variety of ways to actively experience the wonders of the Upper Amazon. The 28-guest Delfin II broadens the notion of expedition to include spacious, air-conditioned comfort and five-star cuisine.
Southern Treasures
Explore Australia's magnificent treasures and go deep down under to the southeastern corner to discover the beauty of Sydney, Melbourne and Tasmania. Southern Treasures takes you on a wild drive through the beaches of Jervis Bay and Merimbula, the serene Gippsland Lakes and the natural beauty of Phillip Island. While in Sydney, explore the Blue Mountains on a full-day tour where you'll have the opportunity to have your photo taken with a koala, see some of Australia's famous animals and marvel at some of the spectacular views in the regions unrivaled valleys. Finish up your time in Melbourne. Enjoy food and wine, coffee shops and pints and stunning architecture in southern Australia's sou...
17 Day Kia Ora New Zealand
This epic New Zealand journey spans both Islands of this small, proud nation, revealing majestic snowcapped mountains, rugged coastlines, ice-blue lakes and sweeping rural vistas.
Monteverde + Costa Rica And Panama
Explore the wild coastal rain forests of Costa Rica and Panama by expedition ship, sail through the fascinating Panama Canal, and then venture inland to walk the suspended tree canopy bridges and explore the Monteverde cloud forest reserve.
15 Day Outback Adventure
Discover the legendary Australian Outback on a fascinating northbound journey from Adelaide, through the Red Centre and on to tropical Darwin in the Top End.
The Canadian Maritimes and Newfoundland
Our Newfoundland and Canadian Maritime cruises allow you to embark on the National Geographic Explorer and sail into Eastern Canada's breathtaking natural beauty. Discover Newfoundland's little known, astonishing Viking past. Your journey of pure discovery ventures to the legendary islands of Cape Breton, Saint Pierre, and the Isles de la Madeleine.
Wild Baja Escape: The Whales of Magdalena Bay
Spend several extraordinary days in the company of majestic gray whales in Mexico's Bahía Magdalena, one of the best places in the world to witness interactions between gray whale mothers and their curious calves. On this compact trip, we'll navigate the length of the bay aboard our nimble expedition ship, and set out by Zodiac for thrilling, up-close encounters.
8 Day City and Island Escape
8 Day City and Island Escape package includes hotel, breakfast, activities, transfers and more.
13 Day Australian Highlights
Revealing sprawling red desert landscapes, turquoise tropical waters and buzzy cosmopolitan cities, this diverse journey is one that ticks all the boxes.
6 Day Adelaide, Barossa Valley and Kangaroo Getaway
6 Day Adelaide, Barossa Valley and Kangaroo Getaway package includes 5 nights accommodation, food and wine tour, sightseeing, transfers and more.
Simba Safari (Wednesday & Friday Departure)
Ultimate Southern Africa Safari
Visit the best big game reserves in all of southern Africa to see the planet’s most unbelievable creatures on the Ultimate Southern Africa Safari. Discover the ultimate safari experience in ultimate luxury. Staying at some of the most fabulous lodges in Africa, you will be surrounded by the African plains and big game. There will be no shortage of safari drives, relaxation and excellence as you uncover the beauty of southern Africa. Please note, from January until 31 May for the Greater Chobe National Park DumaTau will replace Kings Pool as Kings pool is closed for refurbishment. From 1 June, Kings pool will reopen and the package will then continue with that camp.

 

October in South Africa

October 9 - 17, 2017 (7 Days/6 Nights in Southern Africa)

with Optional Extension to Victoria Falls

October 16 - 20, 2017 (4 Days/3 Nights in Southern Africa

with Optional Extension to Chobe

October 19 - 22, 2017 (3 Days/2 Nights in Botswana)