Join us for our most popular oceanographic experience in San Diego California. The first day will afford the opportunity to experience a three-hour Floating laboratory on the beautiful Pacific Ocean. This day will also include entrance into Sea World San Diego to participate in Project Exploration’s education program. Conclude your stay in the San Diego area with a visit to the Stephen Birch Aquarium and Museum.
This oceanographic experience includes an on-board floating laboratory activity, Sea World San Diego with Project Exploration’s education program and a visit to the state of the art Long Beach’s Aquarium of the Pacific.
This oceanographic experience includes an on-board floating laboratory activity, Sea World San Diego with Project Exploration’s education program and a two-hour laboratory experience will be provided at Cabrillo Marine Museum on Los Angeles Harbor.
This journey back in time is an archaeological experience traveling to Cortez, Colorado for a visit to the Anasazi Heritage Museum and a guided tour of the Mesa Verde National Park ruins and museum. Overnight will be spent in Cortez and travel home will included stops at the Four Corners Monument, Navajo National Monument, and Wupatki National Monument.
This geology oriented trip will visit the world-famous Carlsbad Caverns and White Sands National Monument in New Mexico. After traveling all night, we will arrive at Carlsbad Caverns for a visit to the museum and walking tour of the great subterranean caverns. Overnight will be spent in Carlsbad. The following day we will visit White Sands National Monument, Alamogordo Space Center, and the International Space Hall of Fame.
NEW Grand Canyon
This NEW trip has everything you are looking for when discovering Northern Arizona! After a night traveling on the bus we will eat breakfast in Page and then onto our floating raft experience down a very calm portion of the Colorado River. During our rafting experience we will be instructed on the geology and travel the path that begins the Grand Canyon. Stopping to see ancient petroglyphs and traveling through the famous Horseshoe Bend area will be the educational highlights of the day. After a picnic lunch at Lees Ferry we’ll board the bus again and stop at Wupatki and Sunset Crater National Monument to learn more about the fascinating geological and archaeological history of our great state. After dinner in Flagstaff, we will retire to a local motel. The second day we will travel to the South Entrance of the Grand Canyon and the following activities will take place: IMAX movie “Hidden Secrets of the Grand Canyon”, a guided nature hike along the South Rim where we will learn more about the local flora and fauna, geology, and history of this treasure of the southwest, A visit to the Desert View overlook to see another inspiring view of one of the natural wonders of the world, and a dinner stop in Flagstaff before returning home.
(Revised Itinerary) This trip starts with a day spent at the spectacular San Diego Zoo located in Balboa Park. A group tour of the zoo on a double-decker bus will allow you an overview of the park at the start of the day. Overnight will be spent at a motel in the LA area. Day two takes us to the Rancho La Brea Tar Pits at Hancock Park in Los Angeles for an orientation about ice-age fossils and then on to visit the George C. Page Museum. The trip concludes with a visit to the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History.