No other style of travel takes you farther or brings you closer to our planet’s most awe-inspiring destinations than expedition travel: swim with sea lions in the Galapagos Islands, kayak alongside humpback whales in Alaska’s Inside Passage, hike over pristine glaciers in remote Arctic Svalbard, or visit penguin colonies numbering in the thousands in Antarctica... Read more
We invite you to peruse our collection of over 375 expeditions worldwide. Come explore with us and prepare yourself to be inspired--these trips will change the way you view the world. We look forward to hearing from you and sharing our stories of adventure. Read more about us
IN THE MEDIA
Featured Experts in Travel + Leisure
Named The Antarctica Trip Planners in Travel + Leisure’s "40+ Trips of a Lifetime" issue, we know and love the White Continent. Combined, we have traveled to Antarctica over 100 times, and have worked or sailed aboard the ships we promote. This in-depth personal knowledge, combined with the highest level of personal service, allows us to offer our clients expert advice and guidance. Read more
Discover why ExpeditionTrips’ founder, Ashton Palmer, describes an Antarctica expedition “like visiting another planet without leaving Earth.” Explore an art gallery of stunning iceberg sculptures, and experience up-close penguin encounters as if starring in your own National Geographic documentary. Learn more about Antarctica
Voted 'Best of the Web' by Forbes
Our Website has been voted 'Best of the Web' by Forbes since 2000 for the cruise category. And, now with the launch of our new website and the additional functionality and content, we're excited to see what recognition may lie ahead!
With over 100 years collective experience leading and planning expeditions worldwide, we are true experts. We will help you find, research and book the very best expeditions by land and sea to Antarctica, the Galapagos Islands, the Arctic, Alaska and beyond. These are trips of a lifetime-- make the right choice! Read more
A Galapagos Film Debut!
ExpeditionTrips' President, Ashton Palmer, ventured to the Galapagos Islands again, this time to experience family travel at its very best. Exploring alongside him were his wife and four small children as they swam with sea lions, came face to face with a 150-year-old giant tortoise, and walked in Darwin's footsteps amongst frigate birds and blue-footed boobies. Read more
Working with the film crew aboard the National Geographic Endeavour, Ashton was featured in a short film that beautifully captures the Galapagos as a magical and extraordinary destination for the whole family. Watch the video.