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Trip History

Take a look at our previous trips to see what wonderful and exotic destinations we've been to in the past. Within each trip you can find a link to photo galleries (when available).

2014
arctic
© Hólmfríður Sigvaldadóttir

Iceland

Northern Lights, Glaciers, and Volcanoes

March 4 - 11, 2014

Alaska

Aurora Borealis with Dennis Mammana

February 28 - March 6, 2014

March 6 - 12, 2014

Telescope and Laser
ESO/Y. Beletsky

Chile's Giant Telescopes

May 21 - 30, 2014

polar bears

Churchill

Polar Bears, Northern Lights, Hudson Bay Train

October 25 - November 1, 2014

northern lights
Helge Mortensen

Norway Northern Lights

Northern Lights Cruise

November 7 - 17, 2014

2013

Norway Northern Lights Cruise

February 9 - 17, 2013

arctic
© Daniel Thorpe

Iceland

Northern Lights, Lava Fields, and Glaciers

February 16 - 23, 2013

Due to popular demand a second tour has been added

Alaska

Aurora Borealis with Dennis Mammana

March 17 - 23, 2013

arctic
© Hólmfríður Sigvaldadóttir

Iceland

Northern Lights, Lava Fields, and Glaciers

March 18 - 25, 2013

mississippi

Steamboatin' the Mississippi

A Deep South/Civil War Itinerary

April 7 - 15, 2013

arctic

Arctic 2013

On board Silversea’s expedition Silver Explorer

June 25 - July 6, 2013

arctic

English Astronomers

Sirs Halley, Harrison, Herschel, Wren

August 6 - 13, 2013

Kenya Total Solar Eclipse Safari

The Great Total Eclipse in the Place Where Man Was Born

Kenya and Zanzibar

October 28 - November 10, 2013

gorilla

Africa Total Solar Eclipse

The Great Last Eden Total Solar Eclipse

Gabon and Morocco

October 30 - November 12, 2013

Norway Northern Lights Cruise

November 4 - 13, 2013

2012
aurora
Photo: Roy Adams

Iceland 2012

The Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February 20 - 26, 2012

aurora
Photo: Dennis Mammana

Alaska

Aurora Borealis with Dennis Mammana

February 25-March 1, 2012

lowell telescope

Arizona and New Mexico

Annular Eclipse

May 17-23, 2012

observatory

Hawaii

Transit of Venus (Second Tour)

June 4-9, 2012

green island

Australia Total Solar Eclipse 2012

The Great Dreamtime Total Eclipse

Boomerang, Hobbit, Indian Pacific, Kangaroo, Oz, and Penguin

November 2012

2011

Germany, Czech Republic, Austria

Men Who Made the World Wonder: Johannes Kepler, Tycho Brahe, and Carl Zeiss

October 21 - 31, 2011

aurora
Photo: Roy Adams

Iceland 2011

The Northern Lights and Lava Fields

November 8 - 14, 2011

Alaska Aurora Borealis
2011

Tunisia
2011

Antarctica
2011

Maya and Yucatan
January 2011

2010

Africa

Kenya: The Great Rift Valley Annular Eclipse

January 8 - 19, 2010

South Pacific

Marquesas Total Eclipse

June 28 - July 12, 2010

Easter Island and Patagonia

Total Eclipse

July 2 - 18, 2010

Norway

Arctic Northern Lights Tour

November 2 - 11, 2010

2009

Iceland

Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February 15 - 22, 2009

Italy

Galileo

March 26 - April 2, 2009

China

Great Saros 136 Total Eclipse

July 13 - 26, 2009

France

Paris: Art, Astronomy, History

September 17 - 24, 2009

Norway

Northern Lights Tour

November 9 - 17, 2009

2008

Iceland

Northern Lights

January

Italy

Galileo's Tuscan Skies

Russia, Siberia

Total Solar Eclipse and Grand Waterways of the Czars

Russia, Siberia, Baltic

Total Solar Eclipse and Grand Baltic Tour

2007

Iceland

Northern Lights

March

Chile

Easter Island

Patagonia

Antarctica

2006

Iceland

Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February

Egypt

Total Solar Eclipse

March

Turkey

Total Solar Eclipse

March

2005

Iceland

Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February

Tahiti, Pitcairn Island, Marquesas, REGENT PAUL GAUGUIN

South Pacific Total Eclipse

April

Tunisia

Annular Eclipse

October

2004

Iceland

Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February

RADISSON DIAMOND

Transit of Venus

June

Tanzania

Transit of Venus

June

2003

Iceland

Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February

Iceland

Annular Eclipse

May

Chile

Mars and the Melipal

August

2002

Iceland

Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February

Australia

Total Solar Eclipse

December

Southern Africa

Total Solar Eclipse

December

2001

Iceland

Northern Lights and Lava Fields

February

Southern Africa

Total Solar Eclipse

June

Egypt

1999

DELPHIN QUEEN

The Grand Danube Total Solar Eclipse

August

Transylvania

The Grand Danube Total Solar Eclipse

August

1998

RADISSON DIAMOND

The Netherlands Antilles Total Solar Eclipse

February

1994

Kentucky Derby

Mississippi Queen Steamboat Charter, Cruising the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers to the Kentucky Derby

May

REGENT SEA

The South Atlantic Total Solar Eclipse

November

Argentina and Paraguay

Paraguay Total Solar Eclipse

November

1992

SOUTHWARD

Annular Eclipse

January

Kentucky Derby

Mississippi Queen Steamboat Charter, Cruising the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers to the Kentucky Derby

May

1991

Kentucky Derby

Mississippi Queen Steamboat Charter, Cruising the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers to the Kentucky Derby

May

SOUTHWARD

Total Eclipse

July

1986

Halley's Comet

Vistafjord - Fort Lauderdale to Rio de Janeiro

March

Halley's Comet

Australia, including tours to Parks and Coonabarabran, Australia

March

Halley's Comet

New Zealand

March

Holland Waterways

Two vessel charters for the Holland Floriade