Our Private Expeditions are unique itineraries designed to bring you and the traveling companions you choose—whether it’s one, two, or ten—to extraordinary places all over the world. Select the itinerary below that captures your imagination and pick your travel dates—we’ll take care of the rest.

Here’s how our Private Expeditions work:

  • Choose your traveling companions—be it your spouse, your whole family, or a few friends.
  • Pick the travel dates that work for you. Our travel specialists will do the legwork, checking availability and taking care of all the logistics.
  • Explore with private guides. Private or shared local guides accompany you throughout your trip, enriching your experience with their knowledge and insights.
  • Stay in top accommodations, including some of the world’s leading sustainable lodges on most of our Private Expeditions.

Custom Trips

Don’t see exactly what you’re looking for below? Modify one of our Private Expeditions, or pick a place on your bucket list and we’ll craft a trip tailor-made for you. Call us at 1-888-966-8687 or fill out our custom trip form to get started.

2023 dates will open for booking starting January 13, 2021. Early booking will be available to select groups, based on the following schedule:

1/10: Lifelong Explorers, Grosvenor Council Members, and Travelers who are currently on hold with National Geographic Expeditions for a future reservation
1/11: National Geographic Expeditions or Journeys Past Travelers
1/12: Disney Vacation Club Members and Golden Oak Residents
1/13: General Public

If you qualify for early booking, please call 1-888-966-8687 to book your expedition M-F 9am-9pm ET.

Browse the trips below to start planning your next expedition!