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America’s Treasures: The U.S. National Parks

We dream of witnessing the beauty of the world so often that we forget the stunning nature that surrounds us at home. Experience the great parks of the Continental Divide as you journey from the jagged peaks, verdant forests, and cascading waterfalls of Yellowstone and the Grand Tetons to the vast spaces of the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, and Monument Valley. This comprehensive journey proves there is no place on earth quite like the vast open spaces of the American West.

Canadian Adventure & The Rockies

Envelop yourself in the lush nature of our beautiful neighbor to the north as you embark on Canadian Adventure & The Rockies. Your train will whisk you across rolling ranch lands, past snowcapped mountains, and along the shores of mighty rushing rivers and clear blue lakes. Explore the natural beauty and wildlife of several national parks, travel through the golden fields of Canada’s heartland, and admire the views as you ride a snow coach atop Athabasca Glacier.

Ireland: A Deluxe Journey to the Emerald Isle

The natural beauty of Ireland is evident virtually everywhere you look on this journey. Marvel at the sheer Cliffs of Moher – which rise as much as 700 feet above the Atlantic – and drive along the spectacularly scenic Ring of Kerry. You’ll also set off on a drive through the Burren, an iconic karst landscape.

Northern Aegean Treasures: Highlights of the Greek Isles

Fittingly, the blue of the sky and water and the dazzling white limestone of the islands are reflected in the colors of the Greek flag. You’ll be surrounded by all of nature’s glories as you visit the most beautiful of Greece’s islands. During your cruise, go walking on Paros, marvel at the views in Mykonos, follow an ancient path to a village surrounded by olive trees on Naxos, and go swimming in a quiet cove on Symi.

Southern Aegean Voyage. Athens, Crete & Rhodes

Fittingly, the blue of the sky and water and the dazzling white limestone of the islands are reflected in the colors of the Greek flag. You’ll be surrounded by all of nature’s glories as you visit the most beautiful of Greece’s islands. During your cruise, go walking in picturesque villages on Karpathos and taste the locally sourced food and wine of ancient Monemvasian.

Hidden Gems of the British Isles & Ireland

Natural splendor will surround you on this journey. As you sail through the Atlantic, keep an eye out for creatures like puffins, sharks, and whales. Admire Iona and Barra, isles that reflect the rugged beauty of the region. You’ll also explore such unique treasures as the subtropical Abbey Gardens on Tresco Island – a distinctive site that features 20,000 species of lush plants and flowers from 80 countries.

Croatia & Pearls of the Adriatic Coast

The coastal landscape of the Adriatic ranks among the most beautiful in the world. During your cruise, sail among the Croatian islands and make an excursion to the UNESCO-designated Stari Grad Plain on Hvar, marvel at the waterfalls of Krka National Park, and enjoy glorious coastal scenery as you drive north to Opatija.

Amazon River Cruise: Peru’s Wildlife Wonders

Surround yourself with the incredible wildlife and landscapes of the Amazon as you meet manatees at a rescue center, swim with pink dolphins, and explore the natural marvels of the “mirrored forest” and the Pacaya Samiria Reserve. You'll also set out on guided excursions through one of the most verdant and diverse jungles in the world, giving you an incredible opportunity to observe nature up close.

Antarctica: Penguins, Icebergs, & Polar Exploration

Revel in the miraculous natural wonders of the White Continent as you sail past glistening icebergs, rich marine life, and endless skies. You’ll have the chance to spot all kinds of incredible wildlife, from penguins and leopard seals to albatrosses and petrels.

Antarctica, The Falklands & Cape Horn

Discover the unique ecosystem of the exotic Falkland Islands, the incredible native wildlife of Antarctica, Chile’s magnificent fjords, the legendary landscapes of Cape Horn, and more on a breathtaking adventure to the farthest reaches of the world.

Antarctica, the Falklands, & South Georgia: In the Realm of the Great Explorers

Explore the natural marvels of Antarctica, the lively culture of Buenos Aires, the stunning scenery of South Georgia, and more! Embark on several naturalist-led expeditions for a close-up look at the unique wildlife and breathtaking landscapes of these remarkable destinations.

Australia & New Zealand: An Adventure Down Under

The natural splendor of Australia and New Zealand unfold for you on this adventure. Aboard a wave-piercing catamaran, you’ll cruise to the outer Great Barrier Reef, witnessing the kaleidoscopic beauty of this natural wonder. Set off on a guided walking tour of Mount Cook National Park, and travel amidst the lush rainforests of Daintree National Park as well.

Legendary Machu Picchu & The Galapagos Islands

Embark on a series of naturalist-led excursions as you discover a region full of astonishing natural wonders: The Galapagos Islands. You’ll have the opportunity to observe an incredible array of wildlife in its natural setting, such as blue-footed boobies, giant tortoises, sea lions, and so much more!

America’s Great Lakes

Savor the incredible scenery and iconic waterways aboard America’s Great Lakes. Soak up unforgettable natural beauty as you navigate the historic Soo Locks, the diverse Thousand Islands, and all five Great Lakes, as well as marvel at the famed Niagara Falls.

On Safari in Kenya & Tanzania: Up Close with the Big Five

When it comes to natural splendor and captivating wildlife, East Africa does not disappoint. You’ll seek out Africa's "Big Five" on game drives in Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti National Park. You’ll also visit the Elephant Orphanage and see the Olduvai Gorge — the famed site known as the “Cradle of Mankind.”

Across Patagonia: Chile’s Lakes, Mountains & Wildlife

Revel in the abundant wildlife and stunning landscapes of the Patagonia region on Across Patagonia: Chile’s Lakes, Mountains & Wildlife. You’ll explore the beauty of Torres del Paine and several other cherished national parks, navigate through the scenic Chilean fjords, and observe penguins and other exquisite wildlife up close on a variety of nature excursions.

South America Adventure: Chile, Argentina & Uruguay

Revel in some of South America’s greatest natural wonders during South America Adventure: Chile, Argentina & Uruguay. You’ll explore stunning Iguassu Falls, one of the world’s greatest waterfalls, up close, and take a scenic cog rail train through the Tijuca Forest to the top of Corcovado Mountain during your stay in Rio.

Antarctica: Penguins, Icebergs, & Polar Exploration

Revel in the miraculous natural wonders of the White Continent as you sail past glistening icebergs, rich marine life, and endless skies. You’ll have the chance to spot all kinds of incredible wildlife, from penguins and leopard seals to albatrosses and petrels.

Antarctica, The Falklands & Cape Horn

Discover the unique ecosystem of the exotic Falkland Islands, the incredible native wildlife of Antarctica, Chile’s magnificent fjords, the legendary landscapes of Cape Horn, and more on a breathtaking adventure to the farthest reaches of the world.

Iceland Adventure: Circumnavigating the Untamed

Revel in the incredible nature and gorgeous landscapes of Iceland as you journey with us on Iceland Adventure: Circumnavigating the Untamed. On this unforgettable adventure, you’ll have the chance to spot playful puffins and other wildlife in action, explore magnificent volcanoes, and enjoy views of some of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world.




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