Explore Launches New 2017 Eclipse Trips
Explore, the adventure travel specialists has launched four specially designed eclipse USA trips to witness the natural wonder in 2017 accompanied by a local astronomer.
Soak up the views in the world renowned national parks, stop off at iconic sites such as the Grand Canyon and experience the natural phenomenon of the lunar eclipse on one of Explore’s new trips. Spaces are limited, so book now to avoid missing out on an experience of a lifetime.
Explore’s nine day Idaho Falls Eclipse is a nine day journey from Salt Lake City to Bozeman. During this trip hike through the beautiful landscapes of Grand Teton National Park, enjoy the Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone National Park and witness the total eclipse from Idaho Falls, nestled in the Rocky Mountains with an expert astronomer. Hike to Amphitheatre Lake in Jackson Hole Valley and visit the geysers in Old Faithful, a park where it is possible to spot elk, bear and moose. Trips depart in August 2017 and costs from £2,599 per person. This price includes return flights, six nights’ hotel and two nights’ lodge accommodation, four meals, transport and the services of an Explore Leader, driver and astronomer.
Explore’s new Western USA National Parks and Eclipse trip is a 14 day trip from Bozeman to Las Vegas. Journeying through some of the most renowned national parks in America, experience the eclipse at Idaho Falls in the company of an experienced astronomer and travel along Route 66 from the Grand Canyon to Las Vegas. Explore Yellowstone National Park, including Artists Point and spend a night in a traditional Hogan in the desert and learn about Navajo folklore from a guide tour. This trip departs in August 2017 and cost from £2,560 per person. This price includes return flights, 10 nights’ accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis, most meals, transport and the services of an Explore Leader, driver and astronomer.
Explore’s new 12 day Portland to Seattle Eclipsetrip offers a mix of lively cityscapes, beautiful national parks and a unique spectacle of the total eclipse. Discover the incredible Rose Gardens and Saturday Markets of Portland, visit Mount St Helens and walk the Eruption Trail to the ridge of the volcano and discover Seattle, known as the Emerald City. View the total eclipse in Salem in the company of an astronomer, hike in Mount Rainier National Park and travel on to the Ohanapecosh River. This trip departs on 18 August 2017 and costs from £2,795 per person. This price includes return flights, 11 nights’ hotel accommodation, five meals, transport and the services of an Explore Leader, driver and astronomer.
Explore’s new Yellowstone and Western Trails Eclipse trip is a 15 day holiday with a chance to witness the Total Eclipse from Grand Teton National Park. This moderate graded walking trip journeys through a range of national parks, including Canyonlands, Arches and Moab discovering the many waterfalls, glaciers, hot springs and canyons, combined with a rare opportunity to witness the 2017 total eclipse. This trip departs in August 2017 and costs from £3,399 per person. This price includes return flights, two nights’ hotel, eight nights’ cabin and four nights’ camping accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis, most meals, transport and the services of an Explore Leader and driver. For more information, or to book visit www.explore.co.uk or call 01252 884 723.