From Costa Rica's rain forests to the beaches of Belize, Mexico and Central America harbor a greater diversity of species than anywhere else on earth. Witness millions of monarch butterflies in Mexico’s forested highlands, 30-ton gray whales nurturing their young in Baja’s bays, or hundreds of orchid species in the cloud forest. Nowhere is the keen eye and intimate knowledge of our Expedition Leaders more imperative to a nature adventure than amidst this fantastic biodiversity, as we explore remote realms rich in wildlife and wonder.
New Exploratory Trip!
Meet Cuba's hospitable people and experience its rich culture and tropical landscapes on this educational exchange program that highlights the natural side of this Caribbean island nation.
12 Days / Jan - Apr & Nov, From $7,995
Photographing Wild Costa Rica
With expert guidance from our Expedition Leader, capture images of rain forest wildlife, brilliant birds and lush flora on this tropical wilderness adventure.
8 Days / Feb, Apr, Nov & Dec, From $3,795
Natural Jewels of Costa Rica
A small-group natural history expedition through the jungle canals of Tortuguero to the misty cloud forests of Monteverde and Arenal Volcano—Costa Rica's best flora and fauna immersion!
9 Days / Year-Round, From $4,695
Costa Rica Wilderness Explorer
See another side of Costa Rica on this active adventure into rain forests, mountains and beaches well off the typical tourist track, and enjoy authentic and remote ecolodges en route.
8 days / Nov - Apr, From $3,895
Family Costa Rica Adventure
A rain forest discovery adventure for all ages! Choose from exciting activities like zip lining, horseback riding and float trips as you explore Costa Rica's wild side.
7 Days / Jun - Aug, From $3,095 Adult; $2,495 Child
New Exploratory Trip!
Tropical Discovery: Costa Rica to Nicaragua
From mountains to ocean, lush rain forests to stark volcanic islands, explore a mosaic of habitats that shelters a vivid diversity of wildlife—plus the history and culture of colonial Granada.
11 Days / Nov - Apr, From $5,495
Costa Rica Private Custom Adventure
From rain forest birding to cloud forest trekking, jungle river running to tropical beach lazing, let us help craft your dream nature escape to Costa Rica!
Any Number of Days / Year-Round, From $3,695
Kingdom of the Monarchs
Each winter, millions of monarch butterflies migrate to the fir forests of Mexico's Central Highlands—stand among them, and listen to the air hum with the vibrating of their wings!
6 Days / Jan - Mar, From $2,995
Monarch Butterfly Photo Adventure
Witness millions of butterflies during their winter migration to the highlands of Mexico. Capture superb photos with tips from our expert guide!
7 Days / Feb, From $3,795
The Great Gray Whales of Baja
Come within arm's length of amiable Pacific gray whales and their calves, as these gentle giants birth and nurture their young in warm Pacific lagoons.
6 Days / Feb - Mar, From $2,995
Mexico Sea Turtle Odyssey
A rare chance to participate in turtle conservation efforts, including the release of tiny olive ridley sea turtle hatchlings, on one of just four such nesting beaches in the world.
6 Days / Aug - Oct, From $2,895
Swimming with Mexico's Whale Sharks
A genuine once-in-a-lifetime experience! Snorkel off the Yucatan Peninsula with the largest fish on the planet—gentle, friendly, 15-ton, 40-foot-long whale sharks!
6 Days / Jul & Aug, From $3,995
Ultimate Belize Nature Safari
Search for elusive jaguars in a private conservation area with the highest sighting rate in Central America, canoe subterranean caves and snorkel over the world's second-longest barrier reef.
9 Days / Jan - Mar, From $6,395
The Panama Canal & The Wonders of Costa Rica
Explore tropical rain forests, wander pristine beaches, snorkel over colorful reefs, and cruise the legendary Panama Canal on this small-ship nature adventure.
8 Days / Nov - Mar, From $6,190
Among the Great Whales
Enjoy magical close encounters with magnificent gray whales in the warm waters of the Baja Peninsula, which are their winter breeding and nursery grounds.
8 Days / Jan - Mar, From $6,390