Journeys with John

Journeys with John

Journey to Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands

Join Zoo President John Chapo on the trip of a lifetime to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands

Ecuador & Galapagos Islands | August 2 - 10, 2019
Natural Selection in the Enchanted Isles

For a cultural and wildlife adventure a little closer to home and your own time zone, journey to the enchanted isles of the Galapagos. Begin with 3 nights on the mainland discovering UNESCO World Heritage marvels in Quito, snow-capped mountains and fantastic shopping in Otavalo, and friendly people every step of the way. Then board your vessel for a 4-night cruise aboard the Isabella I or II, to experience close encounters with animals found nowhere else on earth. Feel the wind in your hair as you motor in an open panga between the boat and the next island, where your hikes will be accompanied by knowledgeable guides eager to share their knowledge and enthusiasm for this world treasure.

To see the complete trip itinerary click here.

For more information call John at 402-475-6741 ext. 125 or email.


Journey to Manitoba, Canada

Join Zoo President John Chapo on the trip of a lifetime to Manitoba, Canada

Manitoba, Canada | November 4 - 10, 2019
In Search of the Lord of the Arctic

Travel to where the Northern Lights serve as backdrop to a procession of white giants when you venture to Manitoba. In this vast landscape of boreal forests, prairie and countless lakes experience the provincial charm of Canada when you explore Winnipeg and Fort Whyte. Fly your way to adventure in Churchill, where at certain times of the year polar bears outnumber people. Board the Tundra Buggy and observe these Lords of the north as they hunt seal and rear their cubs. These apex predators are just the peak of a diverse ecosystem that boasts over 150 species of birds, 500 species of plants and 44 species of mammals all protected within the Churchill Wildlife Management Area. Come to Manitoba and meet true northern royalty.

To see the complete trip itinerary click here.

For more information call John at 402-475-6741 ext. 125 or email.


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