2017 Travel Adventures


World Biomes Teacher Travel - Costa Rica
Travel to beautiful Costa Rica with Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium!  This trip will immerse teachers in the wild and untamed world of Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula, visited by only a handful or travelers, and for teachers, a learning experience like no other!  Activities include day and night hikes, kayaking, observing and recording wildlife, and birding.  Learn about rainforest ecology and gain valuable field experience that can be taken back to the classroom. 

This trip is open to teachers (including pre-service).  Registrations due March 31st, 2017.


Zoo Meeting Date:
June 1-2 (9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.)
Trip Dates:
July 10-17th, 2017

Cost:
$3,500 (includes: airfare, in-country transportation, lodging, food, guides, activities and entry fees)

Registrations
due March 31, 2017, along with a $500 non-refundable deposit.  A second payment of $1,500 is due April 30, 2017.  Final payment of $1,500 is due May 31, 2017.

This trip is non-refundable.

Questions? (402) 738-2092 or email classes@omahazoo.com.


Eco Adventure - Cozumel, Mexico 

Join Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium and travel to beautiful Cozumel, Mexico. During the first week of camp, students will be given the opportunity to shadow animal care staff and learn about the ocean and marine animals. The second week of camp will be spent in Cozumel, where you will learn SCUBA on the second largest coral reef in the world, snorkel with whale sharks, experience the Yucatan culture, and much more. 

Dates:  June 26-July 3 (Zoo camp, 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
           July 5-11         (Cozumel, Mexico)


Cost: $3,000 (includes: airfare, in-country transportation, lodging, food, guides, activities and entry fees)

This trip is open to students in 9th grade or older.


Registrations due January 31, 2017, along with a $500 non-refundable deposit.  A second payment of $1,250 is due March 15, 2017.  Final payment of $1,250 is due May 1, 2017.

This trip is non-refundable.

Questions? (402) 738-2092 or email
classes@omahazoo.com.