Journeys with John

Journeys with John

Journey to Australia

Join Zoo President Emeritus John Chapo on the trip of a lifetime to Australia with optional New Zealand extension!

Australia • February 10 - 24, 2023
Down Under Unveiled: The Nature & Culture of OZ

Experience of wonders of Australia's unique ecosystems. Travel throughout eastern Australia to visit a variety of natural wonders and vibrant cities. View some of the earliest flowering trees that first appeared when dinosaurs roamed the earth at Daintree Rainforest National Park. Snorkel through the Great Barrier Reef, the world's largest living organism! Continue your travels in Tasmania and some of the most dramatic landscapes to be seen in Australia. Extend your adventure with an optional trip to New Zealand. Open up your eyes and be prepared to be blown away by the amazing landscapes and the rich fauna and flora found Down Under. 

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For more information and to register, call John at 402-475-6741 ext. 125 or email.


Journey to Tanzania

Join Zoo President John Chapo on the trip of a lifetime to Tanzania with optional pre-extension to Kenya and post-extension to Zanzibar!

Tanzania • June 14 - 25, 2023
Wild Kingdom's "Garden of Eden"

Discover quintessential Africa when you explore Tanzania, the perfect east African destination for any traveler ready to experience wildlife and culture. Your safari will hit the most incredible spots including the unique eco-systems of Ngorongoro Crater, the vast savannahs of the Serengeti, and the boabab filled Tarangire. Discover where the roots of modern man where unearthed by the Leakeys and visit a Maasai village. Extend your adventure early with an optional pre-extension trip to Kenya or  optional post-extension to Zanzibar. An unforgettable journey awaits you! 

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For more information and to register, call John at 402-475-6741 ext. 125 or email.


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