From Costa Rica's rain forests to the beaches of Belize, from Baja's deserts to tropical islands off the Yucatan, 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 scores of colorful hummingbirds flitting about the cloud forest. Nowhere is the keen eye and intimate knowledge of our Expedition Leaders more imperative to a nature adventure than amid this fantastic biodiversity, as we explore remote natural realms rich in wildlife and wonder.
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. 10 Days / Dec – Apr, From $8995
A small-group natural history expedition through the jungle canals of Tortuguero to the misty cloud forests of Monteverde and Corcovado's wild beaches—Costa Rica's best flora and fauna immersion! 10 Days / Year-Round, From $5495
See another side of Costa Rica on this adventure into rain forests, mountains and coastlines well off the typical tourist track, and enjoy remote and authentic ecolodges en route. 8 days / Nov – Apr, From $4395
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 / Jan – Apr & Nov – Dec, From $4295
A rain forest discovery for all ages! Choose from exciting activities like zip lining, horseback riding and float trips as you explore Costa Rica's tropical wild side. 7 Days / Custom Dates, From $3195 Adult; $2795 Child
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 $3295
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 $7895