National Geographic Expeditions is adding three new itineraries to its global travel portfolio in 2024. These group-guided trips will take travelers to Bhutan, Colombia, and the Baltics with expertly crafted itinerary with National Geographic Experts. These new destinations join previously announced European river cruise destinations.


Join National Geographic experts such as Carroll Dunham on unforgettable explorations of Bhutan. Highlights include dining with Bhutanese dignitaries, Privately guided hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery, touring Punakha Dzong, visiting the golden Buddha Dordenma Statue and the Divine Mad Monk Monastery, participating in the butter lamp lighting tradition and learning archery

  • WHAT: 11-day, 10-night itinerary
  • WHEN: March, April, May, November, December 2024
  • WHERE: Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Phobjikha Valley


Join National Geographic experts such as Rosa Vásquez Espinoza on unforgettable explorations of Colombia. Highlights include San Basilio de Palenque, archaeological ruins of Taironaka, the Barranquilla Carnaval, and hike through the towering wax palms of Cocora Valley, and Tayrona National Park

  • WHAT: 9-day, 8-night itinerary
  • WHEN: January, February, March, April, November, December 2024
  • WHERE: Bogota, Cocora Valley, Pereira, Santa Marta, Tayrona National Park, Barranquilla, Cartagena

The Baltics

Join National Geographic experts such as photographer and naturalist Jeff Mauritzen for beautiful explorations of the Baltics. Highlights include privately guided excursions to Cesis Castle and Gusmanas Caves, Ninth Fort, Hill of Crosses and Maajamae Palace to learn about the region’s history, Cruise along the UNESCO recognized Curonian Spit, Venture through Old Town Centers of Vilnius, Riga and Tallinn, and tour a local market in Riga and try local cuisine

  • WHAT: 11-day, 10-night itinerary
  • WHEN: May, June, July, October 2024
  • WHERE: Vilnius, Curonian Spit, Klaipeda, Riga, Sigulda, Gauja National Park, Tallinn

See it for Yourself

National Geographic Expeditions 2024 Bookings for the new itineraries will open on June 13, 2023. Call 888-732-2379, a travel agent, or visit the site below for more details.

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Bhutan: Land of Mysticism and Mythology – Monks