UPCOMING TOUR SCHEDULE

SCHEDULED TOURS. 

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PANAMA with the Illinois Ornithological Society. Space available on Darién extension only!
26 June - 5 July 2018. Canopy Tower and Canopy Lodge. $3295 per person sharing. Extraordinary diversity at the best birding lodges in Panama. Guides: Adam Sell, Josh Engel, and local guides.
5-11 July 2018 Canopy Camp Darién. $2120 per person sharing. Harpy Eagle and rare denizens of remote Eastern Panama based at a beautiful wilderness camp. Guide: Adam Sell and local guides. 

CHICAGO: Fall Migration and Architecture. 20-24 September 2018. Price $1480. Guaranteed departure. Witness the peak of fall migration on the Chicago Lakefront with two afternoon architectural tours with expert guides, all while sampling Chicago's food scene during a beautiful time of year. Guides: Josh Engel and Amanda Zeigler. 

CAPE MAY Migration Madness. 27 Sep - 2 Oct 2018. $2100 per person sharing. Maximum 7 participants. The best of East Coast fall migration in the best outdoor classroom possible.

The Best of SOUTH AFRICA. One space remaining. 15-31 October 2018. $4850 per person sharing. From the Cape's beauty and endemic birds to the megafauna-filled wilderness of Kruger National Park. Maximum 12 participants. Guide: Josh Engel (second guide will be added for 9+ participants). Guide: Josh Engel.

BHUTAN: Birding under Buddha's Gaze. Trip full. Wait list only. 4-17 November 2018. $5795 per person sharing. Birding in the Himalayas during the most beautiful time of year, with a healthy dose of Bhutanese culture. Unlike most Bhutan birding tours, we stay in hotels the whole trip (no camping). Guides: Josh Engel and Norbu.

Sax-Zim Bog & Northeast MINNESOTA. 23-27 January 2019. Price $1550. Maximum 8 participants. Owls, finches, and other boreal birds in a winter wonderland.

TEXAS: Upper Texas Coast Migration. 13-18 April 2019. Price $1850. Incredible migration and bird diversity in legendary hotspots. Maximum 8 participants.

SAVE $200 if you sign up for both 2019 Texas tours! A GREAT DEAL on GREAT BIRDING!

TEXAS: Hill Country and Big Bend. 18-27 April 2019. Price $3250. Central and West Texas specialties in beautiful landscapes during spring migration. Maximum 8 participants.

Top birding lodges of PANAMA
26 June - 5 July 2019. Canopy Tower and Canopy Camp. Price TBD. Maximum 10 participants. Extraordinary diversity at the best birding lodges in Panama. Guide: Adam Sell and local guides.
5-11 July 2019 Canopy Camp Darien. Price TBD. Maximum 10 participants. Harpy Eagle and rare denizens of remote Eastern Panama based at a beautiful wilderness camp. Guide: Adam Sell and local guides. 

NAMIBIA & BOTSWANA. 15-29 July 2019. $7250. Maximum 6 participants. The splendor of the deserts of Southwest Africa with incredible birds, wildlife, and scenery, while staying in top-class hotels. Guide: Josh Engel.
VICTORIA FALLS AND CHOBE NATIONAL PARK EXTENSION. 29 July - 1 August. $1600. Incredible wildlife viewing and birding with a visit to one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Guide: Josh Engel.

CHICAGO: Fall Migration and Architecture. 19-23 September 2019. Price TBD. Witness the peak of fall migration on the Chicago Lakefront with two afternoon architectural tours with expert guides, all while sampling Chicago's food scene during a beautiful time of year. 

The Best of SOUTH AFRICA.  15-31 October 2019. Price TBD. From the Cape's beauty and endemic birds to the megafauna-filled wilderness of Kruger National Park. Maximum 12 participants. Guide: Josh Engel (second guide will be added for 9+ participants). Guide: Josh Engel.