Herpetology Tours


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Anaconda Watching Tour (Los Llanos) January 14, 2024
£725 – £2789

Ecuador Herping Photography Tour May 1, 2024
£880 – £4151

All our herpetology tours, wildlife holidays and safaris all over the world are listed below:

With a changing reputation from feared, cold and heartless animals to understood, admired and graceful animals; reptiles and amphibians are enjoying a new lease of life in Eco-tourism terms. Whether you want to listen to the chorus of mating tree-frogs in a unexplored rainforest or watch in awe as the tell-tale ‘v’ shaped wave cut through the muddy water of a Northern Territory river to mark the arrival of a 5m salt-water crocodile; herpetology tours are rapidly becoming the tour of choice for most wildlife enthusiasts.

We at Royle Safaris offer many great tours which either have herpetology as the main focus or place reptiles and amphibians very high on the list of animals to find. We travel from the Galapagos Islands (probably the last place in the world which is still dominated by reptiles) to the deserts of Australia to track down some of the most intriguing reptiles and amphibians. We specialise in finding large crocodiles in Australia as well as the rare and endemic snakes, frogs and lizards of south India and Sri Lanka.

In addition to these we also have a fantastic record of seeing many species of sea turtles all over the world and if you are interested in seeing sea turtles as they lay their eggs or even as the hatchings brave the gauntlet of predators as they run for the sea we can arrange these tours at your request.

So have a look below at our herpetology tours and we promise you will be convinced that these animals can be just as endearing and lovable as the cute and furry mammals we see so often on wildlife tours.

All these tours are available on other dates (subject to availability) than the dates listed. Please contact us to arrange a tour on a date which suits you.

Herpetology Tours

Jan 07

Komodo Dragon & Manta Ray Tour

January 7, 2024 - January 14, 2024
Jan 14

Anaconda Watching Tour (Los Llanos)

January 14, 2024 - January 22, 2024
Feb 24

Endemic Mammals of the Dominican Republic Tour

February 24, 2024 - February 28, 2024
Mar 03

Sri Lanka Wildlife Exploration Tour

March 3, 2024 - March 13, 2024
Apr 01

Costa Rica Wildlife Exploration Holiday

April 1, 2024 - April 14, 2024
May 01

Ecuador Herping Photography Tour

May 1, 2024 - May 11, 2024
May 01
Aug 06

Japan’s Endemic Wildlife Tour

August 6, 2024 - August 22, 2024
Aug 19

Namibia’s Rare & Endemic Wildlife Tour

August 19, 2024 - August 30, 2024
Sep 01

Galapagos & Ecuador Wildlife Tour

September 1, 2024 - September 15, 2024
Sep 07

Tawau Hills Wildlife Tour

September 7, 2024 - September 13, 2024
Sep 09

Sumatra & Komodo Wildlife Adventure Tour

September 9, 2024 - September 24, 2024
Sep 30

Namibia’s Desert & Coastal Wildlife Safari

September 30, 2024 - October 9, 2024
Oct 14

The Best of Namibia Safari

October 14, 2024 - October 23, 2024
Oct 30

Namibian Herpetology Tour

October 30, 2024 - November 8, 2024
Nov 05

Madagascar Wildlife Exploration Tour

November 5, 2024 - November 25, 2024

Top Animals

  • Green Anaconda
  • King Cobra
  • Namaqua Chameleon
  • Pamato Gecko
  • Ecuadorian Poison-dart Frog
  • Salt-water Crocodile
  • Gharial
  • Ornate Rainfrog
  • Reticulated Python
  • Santa Cruz Galapagos Tortoise
  • Orinoco Crocodile
  • Black-spotted Rock Frog
  • Pinocchio Anole
  • Thorny Devil
  • Fanged River Frog
  • Galapagos Racer
  • Rhinoceros Chameleon
  • Leatherback Turtle
  • Karunaratne’s Narrow-mouthed Frog
  • Beni Anaconda
  • Northern Eye-lash Viper
  • Javan Spade-foot Frog
  • Pygmy Leaf Chameleon
  • Horned Adder
  • Komodo Dragon

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Platypuses, long and short-beaked echidnas are the only mammals which do not give birth to live young and instead lay eggs



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