Travel with The Planetary Society & Betchart Expeditions

Have you ever wanted to witness an eclipse – from the depths of a canyon system or from the skies in an airplane? What about your dream of watching the night skies come alive, dancing with the colors of the Northern Lights?

Your dreams can come true. Join expert guides and your fellow space enthusiasts on a thrilling Planetary Society expedition.

Antarctica, Alaska, China, Mexico, Lake Baikal, the Grand Canyon, Tahiti…The Planetary Society’s partner in travel since 1999, Betchart Expeditions, will take you on the travel experience of your dreams.

Phases of a Total Lunar Eclipse
A lunar eclipse

Arizona Skies and New Discoveries | April 17-24, 2022

Explore the natural and astronomical wonders of this desert paradise!

West Greenland and Geomagnetic North Pole | June 23-July 7, 2022

Discover the fabulous landscapes of West Greenland, including the immense glacier at Disko Bay, then fly to the Geomagnetic North Pole. A rare opportunity.

Hawaii Total Lunar Eclipse | November 6-14, 2022

See the total lunar eclipse on the Big Island of Hawaii with astronomer Dr. Tyler Nordgren. Also visit Hawaii Volcano National Park, and astronomical observatories which explore our solar system, galaxies, black holes, and more!

Bali and East Timor Total Solar Eclipse | April 10-23, 2023

Enjoy the enchantment of Bali, see the Komodo dragons on Flores, then fly to East Timor to see the Total Solar Eclipse.

Alaska Aurora Borealis | March 16-23, 2023

Discover magnificent Denali and the Northern Lights In the pristine splendor of Alaska in winter.