Award-Winning Nature Travel

The best part of any journey is hearing that our guests had an amazing time! There's no greater testament to our passion and dedication to this goal than the multiple awards International Expeditions has received as a Travel + Leisure "World's Best" and National Geographic ADVENTURE "Best Adventure Travel Company on Earth."

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2014

  • "Best River Cruises for 2014"  Amazon Riverboat & Lodge tour  Fodors
  • "Best Tour Operators for Adventure"  WAVE Awards Editor's Choice  TravelAge West 

2013

  • “World's Best Guided Trips” Nicaragua tour National Geographic Traveler
  • "29 Experiences of a Lifetime" Amazon River cruise Virtuoso Traveler
  • "Best Tour of 2013" Guyana & Trinidad tour Active Times
  • "Best Cruise Lines for Single Travelers" Yahoo! Travel
  • "Best New Tours of 2013" Cuba tour; Guyana & Trinidad tour  USA Today

2011

  • “20 World’s Best Adventures” Amazon Voyage Celebrated Living
  • "World's Best Villas" IE's Galapagos Villa Casa La Iguana OceanHome Magazine

2010

  • “World’s Best” Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters Top 10 Travel + Leisure
  • Magellan Silver Award Travel Weekly

2009

  • "World’s Best" Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters Travel + Leisure
  • “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth” National Geographic ADVENTURE
  • Magellan Gold Award Travel Weekly

2008

  • "World’s Best" Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters Travel + Leisure
  • "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth" National Geographic ADVENTURE

2007

  • "World’s Best" Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters Travel + Leisure

2006

natgeo adventure award

  • "World’s Best" Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters Travel + Leisure

2005

  • "World’s Best" Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters Travel + Leisure
  • “Most Romantic Trips” - M/V Evolution Galapagos Expedition Travel + Leisure

2004

  • “World’s Best” Tour Operators & Safari Outfitters Travel + Leisure
  • "Best of the Web" Travel Selection Forbes

2000

  • "25 Greatest Adventures in the World" - Amazon Voyage National Geographic ADVENTURE