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Safaris -- Unique Adventures

 

Safaris

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Natural New Zealand
Travel the North and South Islands of New Zealand and experience the natural wonders and heritage of this diverse and magical land. Meet local people, walk along deserted beaches and through ancient rain forests, view Pacific Island glaciers and experience the stillness in magnificent Milford Sound. Visit national parks, walk on the beaches that Captain Cook strode on, and visit the South-West New Zealand World Heritage Area. As you continue through this beautiful country, discover the Bay of Plenty, Coromandel Peninsula and Rotorua, before you explore Arthur's Pass National Park, Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers, Lake Moeraki, Queenstown and Milford Sound. This one-of-a-kind experience will ...
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Bora Bora Sampler
Travel to paradise and experience island living on these remote tropical havens. Discover the crystal clear waters of this beautiful island nation. Swim with reef sharks, snorkel or simply relax amid some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Watch the sunset, taste the local cuisine and immerse yourself in Tahitian culture with Bora Bora Sampler.
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Sossusvlei Adventure (By Air - Deluxe class)
Panama To Costa Rica + Monteverde, Arenal Volcano & Tortuguero
Panama To Costa Rica + Monteverde, Arenal Volcano & Tortuguero
Experience all the wildness and beauty of Costa Rica and Panama on a sweeping adventure through the canal, along the coasts, and inland to a mist-shrouded cloud forest, volcano, lake, and a car-free, jungle village.
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Ethiopia Simien Mountains Hiking
There will be three days with strenuous hiking ranging from 3 to 7 hours at elevation over 10,000ft. The hiking trails will be diverse terrain.
Baja California and the Sea of Cortez
Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales
Each year California gray whales pause during their migrations to birth and nurse their calves in the Bahía Magdalena lagoons.
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All Over New Zealand
Explore some of the most amazing scenery, attractions and culture as we take you All Over New Zealand. See what this wonderful country has to offer in a 17 night all-encompassing itinerary taking you to remarkable cities and showing you stunning scenery; a perfect combination of rural town traversing and outdoor exploring. Pump up your adrenaline on a jet boat, climb on the rugged Franz Josef Glacier and go deep into the Waitomo Caves. Wind down in Wellington, Dunedin and Queenstown and fall in love with New Zealand.
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Extension
Venture to the commanding kingdom of Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Discover one of the seven natural wonders of the world as 650 million liters of water crash into the Zambezi River. Relax and enjoy a leisurely sunset cruise down the Zambezi River with incredible views of the African bush, beauty you have to see to believe.
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Cook Islands Sampler
Learn local island traditions and customs from congenial native guides in this natural paradise. Largely unspoiled, the Cook Islands offer a rare opportunity to experience islands untouched by the tourist trail. Remarkable Rarotonga is a sea lover's paradise; lagoon cruises, sport fish, diving and sailing are a few of the adventures waiting for you to embark upon them. The Cook Island Sampler is the perfect gateway to this pristine net of island set in the Pacific.
Ningaloo Reef Experience Shark
9 Day Perth, Rottnest Island and Ningaloo Reef Experience
After relaxing in your beautiful one bedroom apartment you will experience a marine biologist guided snorkel with the world famous 40-foot whale sharks, hundreds of fish, mantra rays and sea turtles. There are a variety of unique wildlife experiences that can be done in Western Australia's Ningaloo Reef.
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Affordable Botswana
From Victoria Falls via Chobe National Park and the Chobe River into the Okavango Delta this journey delivers some of the great natural wonders Africa has to offer. The area is also rich in animals, which are seen during multiple included game drives.
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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...
Land Of The Ice Bears: An In-Depth Exploration Of Arctic Svalbard
Norwegian Discovery: Svalbard and the Northern Fjords
On a voyage aboard the new National Geographic Endurance, discover the remote islands and fjords of northern Norway, including the high Arctic archipelago of Svalbard.
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Chobe, Valley of the Elephants
Alaska - Icy Strait Point, cruisetour
11-Day Fairbanks Denali Express - Southbound Cruisetour
For enthusiasts with limited time looking to discover Alaska's historic and extreme ways of life. This tour features a Denali Park visit, overview of Alaska's Golden Heart City and moderate hotel properties.
LIFE & LEGEND ON THE BERING SEA
Bering Sea Wilderness: Pribilofs, Katmai, and Kodiak
Traverse the depth and breadth of the iconic Bering Strait and venture deep into the two distinct worlds it joins.
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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.
Wild Galapagos Escape
Wild Galápagos Escape
Pack a ton of adventure into one action-packed week on these select departures, available only aboard the 48-guest National Geographic Islander. With multiple adventures each day on land and undersea-including options for walks and hikes, kayaking, paddle-boarding and snorkeling-you'll be assured of the full Lindblad-National Geographic Galápagos experience, but in less time, on these shorter expeditions.
Snorkel seal South Australia
13 Day East Coast Islands & Rainforest
Explore the epic Eastern Australian coastline on a journey that takes you spectacular Sydney to the glamorous Gold Coast. Cruise to pristine Fraser Island and the Whitsundays, and head to tropical Cairns to discover the world-renowned Great Barrier Reef. There are hinterland experiences too - you'll taste premium wines in the Hunter Valley and tour a remote Rockhampton cattle station.
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Simply South Africa (Luxury Class)
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Splendors of Africa 18 Days
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South Africa Three Kingdoms Multi-Adventure
This trip includes 4X4 safaris, a 3 hour scenic cycling tour, and guided nature walks of varied length. The 6-8 hour hike to the top of Amphitheatre includes 1,800 feet of elevation gain. Activities are optional, and no previous experience is required.
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Discover Incredible India
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Regal Rajasthan
Barossa wine
10 Day Grand Tasman
Take in Tasmania's storied past, dramatic scenery and unique wildlife.
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Uganda Gorilla Trek
New Zealand rotorua pic
10 Day Contrasts of New Zealand
Experience the dramatic contrasts of New Zealand's two very distinct islands on this fascinating journey as you explore the Land of the Long White Cloud.
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Brazil Amazonas Wildlife River Cruise
The aim is to deliberately observe rainforest wildlife. This tour is not strenuous. Travelers can choose activity options that suit their interests and can stay on the vessel at any time. Participants on forest walks should be able to comfortably walk for two or more hours at a time in a hot and humid climate on uneven ground.
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Alaska Alsek River Rafting
This is a moderate to strenuous river rafting trip. You should be comfortable rafting up to 15 miles over the course of 4 hours per day for 11 days on class II – IV rapids. Previous river rafting experience is recommended, and you should be in good physical condition. Due to the remote nature of this trip, no vehicle support is available during our activities.
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Gorillas of Uganda
This incredible itinerary leads you on a journey tracking these peaceful primates in their natural habitats as you discover the Gorillas of Uganda. Spend days trekking and spotting these massive animals in their natural habitat. The perfect itinerary for any animal lover, this trek deep into Uganda brings you to the animals; and action!
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Ecuador Galapagos Adventure Cruise on EcoGalaxy/Endemic
7 Days of swimming, snorkeling, and easy walking and hiking on terrain that is varied and uneven, plus one day of touring in Quito.
Lindblad NG Sea Lion
Wild Alaska Escape: Juneau to Ketchikan
Exploring the southern regions of Southeast Alaska on our expeditions is unrivalled experience, navigate narrow channels like Behm and Blake, Walker Cove in Misty Fiords, Eastern Passage and Wrangell Narrows. Discover an authentic Alaska unreachable by big white boats. Lower zodiacs to explore places like Hole in The Wall State Marine Park on Prince of Wales Island, and drop kayaks into salmon-studded waters, to trace the rugged, wildlife-rich shorelines of Kupreanof and Kuiu Islands.
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Golden Triangle and Ranthambhore - Category D
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Moorea and Bora Bora Sampler
Turquoise waters, emerald vistas and pearly corals make our Moorea and Bora Bora Sampler a breathtaking masterpiece. Uncover the spectacular bays, white sand beaches and crystalline lagoons of Moorea, a South Pacific gem. Unearth Bora Bora, getting up close and personal with reef sharks, snorkeling off the shore and basking in the sun, the perfect way to spend your days in this picturesque paradise.
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Rwanda Gorilla Trek (Luxury Class)
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Amazon Peru: Reserva Amazonica Lodge
This is the rainforest adventure of a lifetime set in a paradise of exotic birds and butterflies. Discover the enchanting splendor of the Amazon surrounded by lush tropical trails, unique wildlife and an invitation to experience a thrilling treetop canopy bridge and a variety of amazing jungle treks.
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Splendors of Africa 18 Days
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Splendors of Africa 18 Days
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Kiwi Culture
Become enlightened in Maori history and modern culture through this expansive Kiwi Culture tour. Drive yourself around the North and South islands to experience New Zealand first hand. Get outside and do as the Kiwis do; hike, bike and enjoy the great outdoors. If you’re feeling gutsy, get high with a bungee jump or take to the sky and see New Zealand from above. The opportunities are endless as you chauffeur yourself to quaint towns, through beautiful mountains and across scenic valleys.
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India In Depth
Get ready to be awestruck by this incredible country as we take you to India In Depth. Taking you all over this one-of-a kind country, you'll discover the contributing factors that make this country so alluring. Marvel at the grandeur of the Taj Majal and discover the dynamic city of Mumbai. Bustling, flavorful and full of color, you'll see India from the inside out on this journey through its history, sights, monuments and more.
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Zambia - Leopards, Lions and Tiger Fish
Explore the unspoiled South Luangwa National Park in search of elephants, leopards, wild dogs and a myriad of wildlife.Discover a new perspective of the bush as you walk with your armed scout and get up close to the grazing game and the abundant birdlife.Experience unparalleled game viewing, the finest Zambian hospitality and a diversity of activity from your perfectly positioned tented bush home on the Zambezi River.Enjoy a fusion of modern European and African cuisine at your well-appointed lodging.
Celebrity Xploration
Galapagos Northern Loop Cruise
Galapagos Northern Loop Cruise onboard Celebrity Xploration
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Thermal Wonders
Fresh air, magnificent scenery and outdoor activities are just some of the attractions that await you in ‘the land of the long white cloud'.
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Ecuador and Peru (Deluxe Class - Join-in-Tour)
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9 Day Cape Town, Winelands & Safari
<br>Enjoy a front-row seat and watch the sun cast its golden hue across Africa’s endless savanna as the local wildlife begin their daily parade. Track wildlife on safari drives, explore Cape Town and the Winelands, stay at exclusive properties, and more.

 

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)