Shedd Adventures

Travel with Shedd

Travel the world with Shedd Aquarium! Our custom-designed Shedd Adventures cater to your love of nature and the outdoors, your curiosity about wildlife and wild places, and your quest for a meaningful travel experience.

Two features set Shedd Adventures apart: The trips focus on animals and regions of the world that have intrigued and inspired you during aquarium visits, offering you deeper connections. And they are led by Shedd experts who are well-versed and well-traveled in the pristine ecosystems you’ll explore.

Upcoming Travel Opportunities

Keeled-billed ToucanCosta Rica for Families
June 20−29, 2015
What greater experience to share with your family, from kids to grandparents, than travel? The diversity of Costa Rica's wildlife will dazzle all! Shedd's custom Costa Rica ecotour is the perfect combination of nature and excitement!

Whale sharkSnorkel with Whale Sharks in Beautiful Cancun
July 2-6, 2015
Swim with the world’s largest fish and take the selfie to prove it! 


LighthouseCanada's Maritime Provinces
August 28−September 4, 2015
Reduced pricing now available!
The Maritimes offer some of the most dramatic seaside and country vistas in all of Canada — along with great whale, dolphin and bird watching on the Bay of Fundy and all along its the rugged coast.

South Africa: The Big Five of Sea and LandSouth Africa: The Big Five of Sea and Land
September 29−October 11, 2015
Reduced pricing now available!
Where the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet at Cape Point, we'll see southern right whales, great white sharks, penguins, Cape fur seals and dolphins. At Kruger National Park, we find elephants, white rhinos, lions, leopards and Cape buffalo. And so much more!

Iguana Research ExpeditionIguana Research Expedition
Shedd Aquarium’s iguana research expedition is for anyone with a sense of adventure and a desire to make a difference for wildlife conservation.