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Expeditions By Continent

AFRICA - SAFARIS & EXPEDITIONS 
Exploring The Ancient Treasures Of The Nile!

2021 Planetary Society Adventures
DISCOVER EGYPT INCLUDING ALEXANDRIA

Including the knowledge and use of astronomy in Ancient Egypt!

astronomy trips  

December 1-14, 2021
Optional Abu Simbel Extension December 13, 2021
Optional Red Sea Extension December 14-17, 2021

Ethiopan religious painting

Discover the source of the Blue Nile!
DISCOVER ETHIOPIA
You can fly nonstop from Washington DC Dulles or Chicago with a COVID test before departure.  Call Terri 800 252 4910 for details.

May 31-June 14, 2021 With Omo River Extension to June 20

The trip will definitely operate.  We are including the Harrar UNESCO World Heritage Site and dropping the Tigray area where there is a conflict.

Morocco Expedition The Western Kingdom!
MYSTIQUE OF MOROCCO

April 3-15, 2022
NORTH AMERICA
Alaska Borealis

Come see the Greatest Light Show on Earth!
ALASKA AURORA BOREALIS
 You can join the expedition if you have no COVID symptoms at the time of booking and when the trip starts in Anchorage. Call Terri 800 252 4910 for details.

astronomy trips

March 10-16, 2022

Hawaiian native plant

HAWAII “Big Island” • OAHU • KAUAI
DISCOVER BOTANICAL HAWAII
You can fly to Hawaii with a COVID test before departure. Call Terri 800 252 4910 for details.

April 6-16, 2022

Arizona catus

Come explore Arizona in Spring and learn about Astronomical Wonders & More!
ARIZONA SKIES & NEW DISCOVERIES!
You can join the expedition if you have no COVID symptoms at the time of booking and when the trip starts in Arizona. Call Terri 800 252 4910 for details.

astronomy trips

April 17-24, 2022

Grand Canyon

With leadership by national park expert and naturalist, Ellis Richard,
GRAND CANYON
Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park
You can join the expedition if you have no COVID symptoms at the time of booking and when the trip starts in Las Vegas. Call Terri 800 252 4910 for details.

May 28-June 5, 2021

Wild Alaska Escape WILD ALASKA ESCAPE
ABOARD NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SEA LION

June 15-20, 2021

Optional Post-Trip: June 20-26, 2021, exploring Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Denali National Park

Botanical Alaska Expedition

Wildflowers, Wildlife & Spectacular Landscapes
BOTANICAL ALASKA
A Pacific Horticulture Society Tour
You can join the expedition if you have no COVID symptoms at the time of booking and when the trip starts in Anchorage. Call Terri 800 252 4910 for details.

June 27-July 7, 2021

Anasazi Ruins Expedition

ANASAZI RUINS
An archaeological and Cultural Discovery of
the American Southwest

July 17-25, 2021
Mt Rushmore Discover Mt Rushmore & the Black Hills plus Lead, Deadwood & the Badlands
September 18-25, 2021
Mesa Verde Expedition Mesa Verde & the San Juan Mountains
September 18-26, 2021
COLUMBIA & SNAKE RIVERS JOURNEY Harvests, History & Landscapes!
COLUMBIA & SNAKE RIVERS JOURNEY
ABOARD NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SEA LION
OCTOBER 3-10, 2021
Wild Baja Expedition THE WHALES OF MAGDALENA BAY
ABOARD NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SEA BIRD
WILD BAJA ESCAPE
February 7-12, 2022
ANTARCTICA & ARCTIC plus NORTH & SOUTH ATLANTIC
Greeland

DISCOVER GREENLAND
On Board M/V Hondius

September 9-20, 2021

Discover incredible glacial landscapes and see the Aurora!

penguins ANTARCTICA TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE VOYAGE
With South Georgia & The Falkland Islands
astronomy trips

November 23-December 15, 2021

Optional Peru Pre-Trip, November 17-23, 2021

Optional Easter Island Pre-Trip, November 17-23, 2021

 

ANTARCTICA PENINSULA, SOUTH GEORGIA & FALKLAND ISLANDS EXPEDITION
NOVEMBER 19-DECEMBER 11, 2022
November 22 –December 10, 2022 (voyage dates)
ASIA Expeditions map
Himalayas Expedition

Himalayas!
SIKKIM & DARJEELING HIMALAYAS
Co-sponsored by the Pacific Horticulture Society
Landscapes and Flora Botanic gardens, deep gorges, and the Valley of the flowers!

May 14-28, 2022

India Wildlife Safari - Taj Mahal photo

Tigers & the Taj Mahal!
INDIA WILDLIFE SAFARI

March 12-26, 2022
AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND plus the SOUTH PACIFIC
Amelia Earhart Explore One of the Greatest Mysteries of All Time!
IN SEARCH OF AMELIA EARHART
On board the Reef Endeavour

With Bob Nansen and Dr. Tom King  

We will share some Amelia Earhart news with you in a few weeks.
 

There may be an Amelia Earhart voyage in the future.  Stay tuned!

Robert Ballard found the Titanic. Can he find Amelia Earhart’s airplane?

New Zeland

Explore New Zealand With Lloyd Esler!
NEW ZEALAND Expedition

November 21-December 6, 2021

CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA plus the CARIBBEAN
Wild Galapagos Escape WILD GALAPAGOS ESCAPE
On board M/V Islander

October 14-21, 2021

December 9-16, 2021

February 3-10, 2022

WITH OPTIONAL PERU PRE-TRIP

Book by July 31, 2021 for free round-trip air from Ecuador to Galápagos

Amazon sloth UPPER AMAZON
EXPLORING PERU’S PACAYA-SAMIRIA RESERVE ABOARD DELFIN II

October 30–November 8, 2021
scarlet macaw

Guanacaste's Coral Reefs & Volcanic Peaks
WILD COSTA RICA ESCAPE
On board NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC M/V Quest

November 29-December 4, 2021
Galapgos Expedition Planetary Society Adventures
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS

Total Lunar Eclipse
astronomy trips

May 11-20, 2022

Optional Peru pre-trip May 5-11, 2022

Galapgos Expedition AAAS, Sigma Xi & ACS Expeditions
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS

Total Lunar Eclipse
astronomy trips
May 12-19, 2022
EUROPE including RUSSIA & the ARCTIC
Arnenia & Georgia Expedition

Discover the heritage of Armenia & Georgia on the Black Sea!
ARMENIA & the REPUBLIC of GEORGIA

May 25-June 10, 2021

Both countries are open to travelers now if you have been vaccinated. We can operate our trip.

Land of Fire and Ice & Nature’s Paradise!
WILD ICELAND

With leader Oskar Halldorsson

Icelnd is open 2021

June 13-22, 2021

Look at the Washington Post for the amazing photo of the volcanic eruption and Aurora Borealis.
xxby Christopher Mathews/Space Weather.com

Norway ship EXPEDITION NORWAY!
On board the new M/S Otto Svendrup

May 29-June 13, 2022

Greeland

DISCOVER GREENLAND
On Board M/V Hondius

September 9-20, 2021

Discover incredible glacial landscapes and see the Aurora!

   
   
   
 

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