What is your dream wildlife adventure? Whatever your ultimate wildlife vacation may be, there is a tour that can get you there. Here at Travel For Wildlife, we believe that responsible eco-tourism can be a powerful and positive force in wildlife conservation. Our list of wildlife tour companies can be viewed alphabetically below. If you are interested in being included in our wildlife tour company list for free, please contact us.
Note that this list doesn’t include safari companies.
This list of wildlife tour companies includes wildlife tours, wildlife vacations, and wildlife holiday packages. Compare wildlife tour companies and choose the best wildlife tours for your next adventure!
Adventure Canada (adventurecanada.com)
- Specialty: Arctic nature cruises
- Destinations: Canada, Greenland, Antarctica
- Target Species: Polar Bear, Whales, Walrus, Seals, Penguin
Biosphere Expeditions (www.biosphere-expeditions.org)
Specialty: Ethical wildlife holidays: where sustainable travel meets hands-on conservation. Genuine wildlife expeditions placing ordinary people with no research experience alongside scientists who are at the forefront of conservation work.
Target Species: Wild cats, primates, wolf, whales, coral reefs, elephants, sea turtles.
Birding Ecotours (www.birdingecotours.com)
- Specialty: Responsible and sustainable wildlife and nature tours worldwide with a focus on conservation. Their specialty are owls.
- Destinations: Worldwide
- Target Species: Owls and other bird species.
Cascada Expediciones (cascadatravel.com)
Speciality: Nature immersion, trekking and soft-adventure trips. In particular, in Patagonia they offer wild horse tracking (where you help with data collection and observation), wild puma tracking and a ¨wildlife safari¨ which gives you opportunities to see some of Patagonia’s iconic wildlife in their natural setting..
Destinations: Chile (including Easter Island), Argentina, and Bolivia
Target Species: puma, bagual (wild horses), guanaco, armadillo, skunk, ñandu, South Andean Deer, condor
Chinkara Journeys (chinkarajourneys.com)
- Specialty: Wildlife and tribal cultural tours in Central India
- Destinations: Central India
- Target Species: Tiger, Leopard, Asiatic Wild Dog (Dhole), Sloth Bear, Basaringha Deer, Birds, Black Buck, Sambhar, Nilgai, Spotted Deer, Indian Bison (Gaur), Striped Hyena, Golden Jackal, Indian Wolf, Barking Deer (Muntjac)
Classic Escapes (classicescapes.com)
- Specialty: Family owned boutique travel company specializing in nature and cultural journeys around the world
- Destinations: North & Central America, Canada, United States (Alaska), Costa Rica, Panama, South America, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador (Galapagos), Peru, Africa, Botswana, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Asia, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Australasia, Australia
- Target Species: Macaws, Monkeys, Tortoises, Sea Lions, Polar Bears, Penguins, Guanaco, Whales, Elk, Bison, Wolves, Orangutan, Gibbons, Hornbills, Tiger, Birding, African Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Lemurs, Leopard, Rhinos
Echidna Walkabout Wildlife and Nature Tours (echidnawalkabout.com.au)
- Specialty: Nature tours to see Australia’s large mammals and wildlife, in the wild.
- Destinations: Southeast Australia and Melbourne area
- Target Species: Echidnas, Kangaroos, Koala, Wallabies, Possums, Wombats, Birds, Cockatoo, Emu, Lyrebirds, Parrots, Black Swan, Reptiles, Goannas, Frogs, Insects
EcoCamp Patagonia (ecocamp.travel)
- Specialty: Green lodging, wildlife & hiking tours (W trek, Paine Circuit) in Torres Del Paine, Chile (Puma tracking!)
- Destinations: Chile, Patagonia (Torres Del Paine National Park)
- Target Species: Puma (Mountain Lion), Guanaco, Deer, Foxes, Birds
Eco Team Sri Lanka (srilankaecotourism.com)
- Specialty: Wildlife and adventure tours in Sri Lanka
- Destinations: Sri Lanka
- Target Species: Leopard, Asian Elephant, Sloth Bear, Langur, Macaque, Whales, Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians
- Specialty: Small group Grizzly bear watching
- Destinations: British Columbia
- Target Species: Grizzly Bears, Black Bears, Moose, Birds (Black Swift, Townsend’s Solitaires)
Elm Wildlife Tours (elmwildlifetours.co.nz)
- Specialty: New Zealand wildlife day tours & international tours
- Destinations: New Zealand, Peru, Borneo, Kenaya, Tanzania
- Target Species: Yellow-eyed Penguin, Blue Penguin, New Zealand Sea Lion, New Zealand Fur Seal, Royal Albatross, Black Swan, seabirds, Gannets, Shag, Terns, Shelduck, Oystercatchers, Orangutan, Galapagos Tortoise
- Specialty: Wildlife walking tours.
- Destinations: Galapagos, Azores, Canadian Rockies, South Africa, Borneo, Zimbabwe, India.
- Target Species: Lion, Cheetah, Leopard, Tiger, Brown Bear, Sloth Bear, Polar Bear, Gorilla, Orangutan, Turtles, Whales, Wolves, Elephants, Snow leopard, Tortoise, Whales.
Frontiers North Adventures (frontiersnorth.com)
- Specialty: Canadian Arctic wildlife tour packages & cruises
- Destinations: Canada (Churchill, Great Bear Rainforest, Igloolik, Cambridge Bay)
- Target Species: Polar Bears, Whales, Walrus, Musk Ox, Moose, Grizzly Bears
Great Canadian Wildlife Adventures (thelon.com)
- Specialty: Wildlife expeditions to the Canadian tundra.
- Destinations: Canada
- Target Species: Wolves, Caribou, Musk Ox
- Specialty: Responsible and sustainable wildlife and nature tours worldwide
- Destinations: Antarctica, North & Central America, United States, Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Barbados, South America, Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Africa, Botswana, Kenya, Madagascar, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Asia, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Australasia, Australia, New Zealand
- Target Species: Sea Turtles, Black Bears, Penguins, Tigers, Whales, Gorilla, Chimpanzee, Monkeys, Seals, Sea Lions, Tapir, Jaguar
International Wildlife Adventures (wildlifeadventures.com)
- Specialty: International wildlife cruises, tours, and photo safaris
- Destinations: Namibia, Kenya, Tanzania, Belize, Costa Rica, Canada, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Antarctica
- Target Species: Polar Bear, Penguins, Tortoise, Whale Shark, Lion, Elephant.
Jetwing Eco Holidays (jetwingeco.com)
- Specialty: Nature, Wildlife & Adventure tours in Sri Lanka
- Destinations: Sri Lanka
- Target Species: Leopard, Sloth Bear, Blue Whale, Sperm Whale, Asian Elephant, Dragonflies, Butterflies, Toque Macaque, Purple-faced Leaf Monkey, Fruit Bat.
Kingfisher Wilderness Adventures (kingfisher.ca)
- Specialty: Kayaking With Whales – multi-day base camp and expeditions style tours available
- Destinations: British Columbia, Canada
- Target Species: Orcas, humpback whales, seals, sea lions, porpoises, sea birds, and grizzly bears
Lindblad Expeditions (expeditions.com)
- Specialty: Small ship expedition travel to all 7 continents with 40+ itineraries
- Destinations: Brazil, Ecuador, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Scotland, UK, Holland, Belgium, USA, Canada, Caribbean, Costa Rica, Panama, Vietnam, Cambodia, Australia, Borneo, Indonesia, Arctic, Antarctica
- Target Species: penguins, whales, seals, galapagos tortoise, polar bear, pink river dolphin, monkeys, macaws, sloths, caiman, sea turtles, puffins, orangutan, grizzly bear, eagles, orca, sea otter
Monkeys and Mountains Adventure Travel (monkeysandmountains.com)
- Specialty: Hiking, cycling and wildlife holidays.
- Destinations: Europe, Madagascar, Rwanda, Sri Lanka, India, Canada.
- Target Species: Primates including lemurs, gorillas and monkeys, elephants, tigers, polar bears.
Natural Habitat Adventures (nathab.com)
- Specialty: 29 years of experience in responsible adventure travel and ecotourism, offering over 100 adventures including polar bear tours, Galapagos cruises, and African safaris.
- Destinations: Antarctica, Arctic, North & Central America, United States, Canada, Greenland , Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica, Panama, South America, Galapagos Islands, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, Peru, South Georgia Island, Europe, Croatia, Georgia, Montenegro, Portugal, Russia, Scotland, Iceland, Spitsbergen, Africa, Botswana, Congo, Kenya, Madagascar, Morocco, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Asia, Bhutan, Borneo, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Mongolia, Nepal, Vietnam, Australasia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea
- Target Species: Polar Bear, Grizzly Bear, Arctic Fox, Whales, Galapagos Sea Lions, Galapagos Tortoises, Seals, Sea Turtles, Whale Sharks, Orangutan, Penguins, Monarch Butterflies, Elephants, Rhinoceros, Lions, Wildebeest, Zebras, Tigers, Gorillas, Chimpanzees, Wolves, Sloths, Lemurs, Leopards, Cheetahs
Nature Trek (naturetrek.co.uk)
- Specialty: Operates the largest selection of professionally organized, expert-led wildlife holidays and tours in the world
- Destinations: Africa Botswana, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Morocco, Namibia, Rwanda, Republic of Congo, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, North & Central America Belize, Canada, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Panama, St Lucia, Trinidad & Tobago, USA, South America Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, Galapagos Islands, Guyana, Peru, Venezuela, Asia Armenia, Bhutan, Borneo, Burma, China, Georgia, India, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Maldives, Nepal, Philippines, Russia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Australasia Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Europe Austria, Azores, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Islands, Corsica, Crete, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Greenland, Italy, Lesbos, Madeira, Mallorca, Menorca, Norway, Poland, Romania, Samos, Sardinia, Scotland, Sicily, Slovenia, Spain, Spitsbergen, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
- Target Species: Polar Bear, Walrus, Penguins, Whales, Jaguars, Tigers, Wolves, Lynx, Dolphins, Bears, Birds, Butterflies, Leopards, Lemurs, Monkeys, Hyenas, Lions, Elephants
Nature-Treks Himalaya (nature-treks.com)
- Specialty: Nature and wildlife tours in Nepal
- Destinations: Nepal
- Target Species: Tiger, Asian Elephant, Birds, Snow Leopard, Panda, Sloth Bear
Oryx Worldwide Photographic Expeditions (oryxphotography.com)
- Specialty: International photo safaris and photographic wildlife tours
- Destinations: Antarctica, South America, Brazil
Europe, Finland, Spitsbergen,
Africa, Botswana, Congo Brazzaville, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Asia, India,
- Target Species: Western Lowland Gorilla, Chimpanzees, Forest Elephant, Forest Buffalo, Ethiopian Wolf, Gelada, Walia Ibex, Lion, Leopard, Cheetah, Indri, Ring-tailed Lemur, Diademed & Verreaux’s Sifaka, Black Rhino, Mountain Gorilla, Wildebeest, Fruit Bat Migration, African Wild Dog, African Elephant, King Penguin, Humpback Whale, Orca, Emperor, Adelie, Chinstrap and Gentoo Penguin, Fin, Sei & Minke Whale, Bengal Tiger, Sloth Bear, Indian Rhinoceros, Indian Elephant, Black Grouse, Golden Eagle, Brown Bear, Wolverine, Polar Bear, Walrus, Jaguar, Brazilian Tapir, Giant River Otter, Hyacinth Macaw
Reefs To Rockies (reefstorockies.com)
- Specialty: Designing and guiding customized sustainable travel itineraries to the Americas and Africa
- Destinations: North and Central America, United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Trinidad and Tobago, South America, Peru, Ecuador (Galapagos), Africa, Tanzania, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, Kenya
- Speciality: World’s first and leading online travel portal promoting responsible/ethical/eco/green travel worldwide. Each holiday has been carefully screened to ensure it meets our criteria for responsible tourism – that it supports local communities as well as protecting and preserving the local environment and wildlife seen. The holidays are all about more than a brief stay somewhere, they instead offer a real connection with the wildlife, people, places, landscape, food and environment of each destination.
- Destinations: Worldwide (including Antarctica)
- Target Species: Polar Bears, Whale Shark Diving, Turtles, Wolf Tracking, Orangutan, Dolphin, African Big Cats, Elephant Conservation, Bear Watching, Wildebeest Migration, Gorilla, Snow Leopard Tracking
Rockjumper Worldwide Birding Tours (rockjumperbirding.com)
- Specialty: A dedicated bird tour company specializing in top-quality birdwatching holidays and wildlife safaris throughout the world
- Destinations: Antarctica, North and Central America, United States (Alaska, Hawaii) Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Panama, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, South America, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Europe, Bulgaria, Finland, Romania, Sweden, Denmark, Spain, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Ukraine, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Africa, Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Egypt, Jordan, Ethiopia, Gabon, São Tomé & Príncipe, Ghana, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Madagascar, Malawi, Morocco, Namibia, Zambia, Sierra Leone, Somaliland, Djibouti, South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Asia, Bhutan, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Borneo, Mongolia, Myanmar, Russia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Maldives, Phillipines, Turkey, Oman, Jordan, UAE, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Cambodia, Australasia, Australia, Melanesia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, South Pacific
- Target Species: White-necked Rockfowl , Shoebill, Steller’s Sea Eagle, Great Grey Owl, Guianan Cock-of-the-rock, Marvellous Spatuletail, Hyacinth Macaw, Emperor Penguin, Great Spotted Kiwi, Plains Wanderer, Satyr Tragopan, Ibisbill, Gurney’s Pitta, Horned Guan, Spectacled Eider, Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Siberian Crane, Philippine Eagle, Kagu, Long-tailed Ground Roller, Horned Guan
Rockjumper Wildlife Tours (rockjumperwildlife.com)
- Specialty: Group and customized wildlife tours.
- Destinations: Botswana, Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar, Antarctica, Svalbard, Brazil, Patagonia.
- Target Species: Polar bears, jaguars, gorillas, chimpanzees, snow leopards, lemurs, pumas, tigers, Indian rhinos, Gelada baboon, Ethiopian wolf, lion, leopard, cheetah.
See The Wild (seethewild.com)
- Specialty: Protecting endangered wildlife through conservation travel.
- Destinations: Antarctica, North and Central America, US, Canada, Mexico, Bahamas, Trinidad, Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Nicaragua, South America: Argentina, Ecuador, Peru, Africa, Botswana, Kenia, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Asia, China, Nepal, Bhutan, India, Malysia.
- Target Species: Jaguars, Lions, Tigers, Bears, Gorillas, Orangutans, Sea Turtles, Whale Sharks, Whales, Dolphins.
Tiger Safari India (tigersafariindia.com)
- Specialty: Tiger safaris in India without disturbing the environment
- Destinations: India, Nepal
- Target Species: Tigers, Indian Greater One Horned Rhinoceros, Leopard, Sloth Bear, Spotted Deer, Hog Deer, Sambar Deer, Barking Deer, Common Langur, Rhesus Monkeys, Wild Boar, Asiatic Jackal, Gaur (Indian Bison), Sloth Bear, Wolf, Dhole, Barasingha, Honey Badger.
Ventures Birding Tours (birdventures.com)
- Specialty: North American birding tours and day trips, International birding and wildlife tours
- Destinations: United States, Trinidad & Tobago, India, Honduras, Panama, Ecuador, Uganda, Scotland, Peru, South Africa
WANT Expeditions – Wildlife & Nature Travel (wantexpeditions.com)
- Specialty: Conservation-oriented, small group travel.
- Destinations: India, Kamchatka Peninsula, Borneo, Southern Africa, Central America, Iceland, Mongolia, Alaska, Brazil, Japan
Wildland Tours (wildlands.com)
- Specialty: Wildlife and nature tours in Canada’s Newfoundland & Labrador
- Destinations: Canada (Newfoundland & Labrador)
- Target Species: Orca (Killer Whale), Whales, Puffins, Caribou, Seabirds
Wildlife Tours Rwanda (wildlifetours-rwanda.com)
- Specialty: Rwanda & East Africa wildlife tours
- Destinations: Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Democratic Republic of Congo
- Target Species: Mountain Gorilla, Lowland Gorilla, Chimpanzee, Lion, Cheetah, Elephant
Wildlife Trails (wildlifetrails.co.uk)
- Specialty: Sustainable wildlife tourism, responsible eco-tourism wildlife tours for individuals and small groups
- Destinations: India, United States (Alaska), Antarctica, Canada, Indonesia, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Finland, Rwanda, Spain, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Zambia
- Target Species: Tiger, Polar Bear, Grizzly Bear, Black Bear, Gorilla, Jaguar, Lion, Leopard, Blue Whale
Wildlife Worldwide (wildlifeworldwide.com)
- Specialty: Sustainable wildlife tourism, conservation based wildilfe holidays
- Destinations: Arctic, Antarctic, North & Central America, Canada, United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, South America, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador (Galapagos), Falkland Islands, Europe, Azores, Finland, Iceland, Romania, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, Africa, Botswana, Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Asia, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal Borneo, Australasia, Papua New Guinea
- Target Species: Grizzly Bear, Whales, Tigers, Jaguar, Gorilla, Dolphin, Birds, Polar Bear, Penguins, Wolves
Wild Latitudes (wildlatitudes.com)
- Specialty: Wildlife tours around the world.
- Destinations: Alaska, Mexico, Uganda, South Africa
- Target Species: Gorillas, Birds, Chimpanzees, African megafauna.
Wild Sweden (wildsweden.com)
- Specialty: Wildlife tours in Sweden
- Destinations: Sweden
- Target Species: Moose, Wolf, Beaver, Brown Bear, Capercaillie, Great Grey Owl
WWF Tours (World Wildlife Fund) (worldwildlife.org/tours)
- Specialty: International wildlife tours that support one of the world’s greatest wildlife conservation organizations, The World Wildlife Fund
- Destinations: Antarctica, Arctic, North & Central America, United States, Canada, Mexico, Greenland, Costa Rica, Belize, Panama, South America, Brazil, Ecuador (Galapagos), Chile, Argentina, Peru, Europe, Croatia, Montenegro, Norway, Portugal, Scotland, Iceland, Africa, Botswana, Congo, Uganda, Madagascar, Morocco, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Asia, Russia, China, Mongolia, Bhutan, Nepal, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Australasia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Palau
- Target Species: Polar Bear, Arctic Fox, Seals, Orangutan, Sumatran Rhino, Pygmy Elephant, Sumatran Tiger, Panda, Jaguar, Grizzly Bear, Hippo, Asian Elephant, Mountain Gorilla, Beluga Whale, Monkeys, Tiger, Lemurs, Sea Turtles, Whales, Snow Leopard, Whale Shark, Lion, Cheetah, Bison,
Yellowstone Wolf Tracker (wolftracker.com)
- Specialty: Wolf spotting package tours, treks and day trips in Yellowstone National Park.
- Destinations: USA (Yellowstone National Park)
- Target Species: Wolves, Grizzly Bears