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Yet_land_small Patagonia Expedition: Journey to the End of the Earth

Explore one of the spectacular corners of the world, Patagonia where we can see nature at its most pristine and desolate — a land of wonders at the end of the earth. Boasting an awesome landscape of pampas, lakes, mountains, and glaciers, abundant wildlife, and a wealth of fossils, from...
11/03/2018 - 11/15/2018
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Yet_family_small Costa Rica: A Family Adventure

Join an educational program that is fun for all—young explorers as well as adults—who enjoy hiking and learning about wildlife, tropical forests and marine life in the company of expert Yale faculty as well as local naturalist guides. This tour features two distinct locations: the famed...
12/26/2018 - 01/03/2019
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Yet_cruises_small Passage Through the Panama Canal & Costa Rica

Few experiences can match one of the world's most dramatic voyages, a cruise from the Pacific to the Atlantic through one of the greatest man-made wonders of the world, the ingenious Panama Canal. During a specially arranged daylight transit, experience firsthand the mighty locks that...
02/02/2019 - 02/10/2019
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Yet_land_small Colombia: From Bogota to Cartagena

Colombia has emerged as a true jewel of South America with its rich and enigmatic history, magnificent landscapes, and infectious vibrancy. We begin in the lively capital city of Bogotá nestled in the Andes where we walk through the cobbled streets of La Candelaria admiring medieval churches,...
02/28/2019 - 03/11/2019
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Yet_land_small Amazon & Machu Picchu

In the company of Mary Miller, Sterling Professor of the History of Art, and local expert Wiggie Andrews, explore Peru's dazzling natural beauty, rich cultural traditions, and intriguing pre-colonial empire with a four-night cruise on the Amazon River. Begin in the capital city of Lima with some of...
03/10/2019 - 03/21/2019
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Yet_land_small Total Solar Eclipse: Chile & the Skies of the Southern Hemisphere - wait list

On July 2, 2019, join us to witness a total solar eclipse at a unique location—the north of Chile, home to world-class astronomical observatories. Enjoy special access to state-of the art observatories in the desert including: the ...
06/25/2019 - 07/06/2019
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Yet_family_small Andean Highlands and the Galapagos Islands

Our journey begins in Quito, Ecuador, set spectacularly in the snow-capped Andes Mountains where we will tour the city's wonderfully preserved colonial sector, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. From Quito, we'll travel north across the equator through dramatic mountain scenery to stay two nights at a...
07/18/2019 - 07/27/2019
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Yet_family_small Peru: A Family Holiday in the Land of the Inca

Peru's remarkable archeological treasures, rich colonial heritage, and colorful indigenous culture offer an encyclopedic introduction to South America—a family holiday trip that will last a lifetime. Travel by train to the enchanting site of Machu Picchu, visit Cusco, the Urubamba Valley, and...
12/26/2019 - 01/03/2020