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Female orangutan in the Danum Valley

Tailor-made wildlife vacations

Start your tailor-made wildlife trip with ideas and insight from our specialists

Our tailor-made wildlife vacations put you close to the world's most heart-stirring animal encounters. In the very north of the world, view polar bears in the harsh beauty of the Arctic. Track tiger in India's national parks to a chorus of colourful birdlife. Drift along the Kinabatangan River in Borneo to spot orangutans in one of their last natural settings. Or find giant pandas in the bamboo forests of China's mountainous north. Our specialists have personally experienced all these trips and will tell you the best ways to spot the animals you want to see, pick local guides who really know their stuff, and suggest hand-picked places to stay during your trip.

Speak to one of our Concierge specialists

Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Concierge specialists at 1-617-223-4520

Pygmy elephants in Tabin Wildlife Reserve

Recommended destinations for a wildlife vacation

Our specialists can help you plan your wildlife trip, individually focusing on your tastes and interests, to the destinations below.

Humpback whale in Antarctica

Our recommended wildlife itinerary ideas

Our itinerary ideas will give you a starting point for what your trip could entail. Treat them just as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you and there are many more options available.

Tailor-made safaris

Our dedicated team of safari experts use their first-hand knowledge of the best safari lodges, camps and reserves to create tailor-made African safari trips that match your interests.

Our expert guides to choosing your wildlife vacation

Penned by our specialists from their own travels, these guides aim to inspire you with suggestions of where to spend your vacation. Giving tips for what to experience and recommendations for where to stay, we share our ideas for the best destinations to consider.

Tigers, Ranthambore National Park

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The diet of marine iguanas is underwater algae and seaweed

Wildlife inspiration on our blog

Coral Reef, The Maldives

The best coral reefs in the world

Written on December 7, 2017 by Vanessa

Vibrant and teeming with life, coral reefs are some of the most vital and compelling ecosystems in the world. Though they are being stressed by global warming, there are still healthy sections to be found.

Land Iguana, Galapagos Islands

Love wildlife? Not fond of boats? Why you should consider island-hopping in the Galapagos

Written on August 9, 2017

Yes, you shall go to the Galapagos (even if you hate the idea of staying on a boat). Audley specialist Kate explains why island-hopping can be a fulfilling way to experience Ecuador’s wildly biodiverse archipelago — and even brings hidden advantages.

Mother and baby elephants in the wild

Where the wild things are

Written on August 30, 2016

The subcontinent is an incredible destination for going on safari. Our specialists explain why India is the place to see tigers and share experiences of Sri Lanka's dazzling wildlife diversity.

Wild koala on Kangaroo Island

Wildlife encounters in New Zealand & Australia

Written on August 1, 2016

Audley clients Karen and Michael Hunter recently journeyed to New Zealand and Australia as part of a nine-week, post-retirement adventure. Here, Karen shares some of their highlights.