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As the World Opens So Do the Opportunities for Adventure Travel!

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..Adventure travel is back! We are sending guests all over the world on amazing adventures once again.

We began ramping our adventure travel experiences this past summer and the momentum continues well into the autumn. In fact, the first trip of the 22/23 Futaleufu season – December on the Fu! –  just sold out! Don’t hesitate to make your plans because, after almost two years of being at home, folks are eager to get out and play again!

And they’re looking to Bio Bio Expeditions to provide the most exhilarating and fun – AND SAFE! – experiences to welcome them back into the world of adventure travel. Several of our most popular destinations are now available to book your adventure vacation of a lifetime.

Take a look at the incredible locales coming back online – and join us!

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Exciting Adventure Travel Awaits – Book Yours In 2021/2022!

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As amazing destinations around the world re-open so do the possibilities for a new adventure!

 

PERU | PATAGONIA – CHILE | ZIMBABWE

Plan your adventure vacation in 2021/2022

BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE!

If there’s one thing we know for certain, it’s the uncertainty of COVID-19. That’s why we guarantee a FULL REFUND if travel is restricted again.

We have missed the people, the places, the adventure, the connection. And we know you have, too. 

We couldn’t be more excited to start booking the best in adventure vacations for 2021 and 2022. Raft, paddle, hike, mountain bike, explore – our amazing BBX crews can’t wait to welcome you to our incredible adventure destinations this fall!

View some of the adventure travel trips opening up for 2021.

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Face Masks Required – But How to Choose the Best One For Adventure Travel?

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Wearing face masks is now mandated in many public spaces. So, too, is it required for travel, including Bio Bio Expeditions adventures.

After much conflict and controversy this past year, it was finally expressed conclusively from health officials over the course of the summer that wearing a face mask is, in fact, integral to helping to slow the spread of COVID-19. Of course, that’s in conjunction with other vital CDC guidelines – frequent hand washing and sanitizing and maintaining at least six feet of social distance between you and others outside your protective bubble.

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Eco-travel: Responsible Adventure Travel to Help Preserve and Enhance Our Destinations

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Growing in popularity, eco-travel is the conscious choice – preserve the environment and support communities – for adventure travellers.

For ethical operators, responsible adventure travel and eco-travel have long been interlinked. From a strictly business perspective, it’s been vital for Bio Bio Expeditions’ adventures to take a sustainable approach to our adventures. Not only do we need to ensure the long-term conservation and protection of our destinations but also the regional partnerships that contribute so much to the quality of trips we provide.

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We’re Still Dreaming – and Talking – About Adventure Travel!

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Even as the pandemic continues, we look forward to adventure travel and a time when we can share the most remarkable destinations on earth once again.

Regardless of the future of this pandemic and COVID-19, we know we’ll be back in action, safely guiding small groups to the furthest reaches of our remarkable world.

While we know it’s not happening soon, we’re confident that international travel will, once again, be a favourite vacation activity for many, and that includes adventure travellers — whitewater rafting, trekking, and other Bio Bio activities.

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Bio Bio Expeditions – Safety, Sensitivity, and Flexibility During COVID-19

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Our company is founded on customer service and safety – for our clients, staff, and partners. During this time of COVID-19, our founding principles take even greater priority.

We always strive to provide memorable adventures with safety as our primary concern.  In this climate of COVID-19, we continue to make the best decisions for our clients, employees, and partners around the world in accordance with the CDC recommendations and regional governments where our trips are operated.

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The 2 Ws of Ultimate Adventure: Water and Wildlife. Your Guided Travel Excursion of a Lifetime!

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Imagine your ultimate guided travel excursion – incredible scenery and wildlife viewing. That’s the BBX experience!

Cruise the epic Galapagos Islands. Take in lush tropical rainforests, gorgeous beaches, and world-class rafting in Costa Rica. Sea kayak the azure waters of the Sea of Cortez off the coast of Baja, Mexico. Gorgeous scenery to be sure, but also incredible opportunities to view the local wildlife in its natural habitat.

A Bio Bio guided travel excursion offers the best in not only outdoor and water adventure, but tremendous wildlife viewing as well. Return home with memories to last a lifetime but photos, too!

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3 Bio Bio Expeditions Guided Rafting Adventures You MUST Add to Your Vacation Bucket-List

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Get dreaming! Check out these three bucket-list Bio Bio Expeditions guided rafting adventures to add to your vacation plans.

The thrill of running whitewater, trekking in the footsteps of ancient peoples, and sharing adventures with new friends – Bio Bio Expeditions offers an incredible selection of guided rafting adventures that everyone should add to their bucket-lists.

Our Futaleufu, Peru, and Zambezi rafting expeditions offer a view of the world by raft, foot, mountain bike, or on horseback with the most expert and experienced guides in the world. Our guides are handpicked, highly trained in wilderness skills, and exceptionally experienced river runners, entertainers, chefs and many are local area experts. Most importantly, they are friendly, open, and compassionate individuals who simply love sharing their passion for travel and adventure with you.

Immerse yourself in each destination’s unique history, culture, and ecology as you enjoy hot tea or coffee delivered to your luxurious tent door every morning.

Join us, ready to expect the unexpected – a condor soaring over the Apurimac River near Machu Picchu in Peru, the strum of your guide’s guitar as he directs your attention to the Southern Cross in the night sky, a rainbow over Africa’s Victoria Falls, or a lesson in salsa dancing. Bio Bio Expeditions guided river adventures guarantee a journey that will take you well beyond your expectations.

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Adventure Travel of Your Dreams: Zambezi Rafting and Safari

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Our Zambezi rafting and safari combination adventure will spoil you for any other travel adventure – wild rapids and amazing sights.

If you’re looking for a fabulous international adventure this year, there’s nothing like an African safari to provide you with memories and stories to last a lifetime – add Zambezi rafting to the itinerary and you’ve got a trip like no other!

We encourage you to join us – follow in the footsteps of Stanley Livingstone. From your first dip into the Devil’s pool overlooking the Victoria Falls through to the huge rapids of the world-class Zambezi, your Africa whitewater adventure is a once in a lifetime journey you’ll never forget.

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Peru Adventure Travel in 2020: the Ultimate in History, Treks, and Whitewater!

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Bio Bio Expeditions enjoys a long, diverse and exhilarating history in Peru, offering the ultimate in Peru adventure vacations.

The turn of the decade is almost upon us and we know there’s nothing better way to celebrate the turning of a new page than with an extraordinary adventure – memories to last a lifetime and a reinvigorated spirit as you head back to your everyday life.

One of the most remarkable locales that Bio Bio has the pleasure to host trips is the varied and magical country of Peru.

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