Make the most of your vacation with a shore and land excursion that appeals to your interests. Knowledgeable, professional guides lead all excursions and offer special insights into the culture, history, wildlife, and geology of each destination. Discover first-hand how islanders went about the business of growing, harvesting and refining sugar in 18th century Barbados. Take an invigorating mush across a snow-covered glacier aboard an Alaskan dogsled. Or stroll through the maze of tiny streets in Mykonos, the birthplace of Apollo.
Your trip combines a ride on the historic White Pass Railway with a 5-7 mile wilderness trek to the Laughton Glacier. Your rail journey brings you to a wilderness trail meandering through the surreal beauty of old growth forest. The valley is home to bears and other wildlife. You'll take memorable photos along the raging Skagway River & at panoramic viewpoints. Hiking toward the glacier, the route becomes more rugged & the terrain changes as you pick your way through a boulder field & onto the glacier. Enjoy the breathtaking views, exposed crevasses & other features of the great frozen river of ice. Relax & enjoy the train ride back to town after the hike. Bring your passport.
Immerse yourself in Southeast Alaska's breathtaking underwater world as you snorkel the calm and clear waters of Mountain Point. You'll stay toasty warm in a state-of-the-art 7mm wetsuit with hood, boots and gloves as you hover among the diverse and colorful marine life. Water temperatures reach a surprising 65 degrees in mid-summer! Everything you need to snorkel safely and comfortably is included; all equipment, transportation, PADI professional guides, beverages and a one-hour guided marine life tour. Complete instruction, in-water supervision and entertaining narrative make this excursion suitable for all skill levels. A truly unique experience awaits you in Ketchikan.
Minimum Weight: 80 pounds, Maximum Weight: 260 pounds
Important: Please remember you have up to 4 days prior to your sail date to purchase your regular shore excursions online. If you are within the 4 days, you will then need to purchase your shore excursions onboard; land excursions would need to be purchased directly through your Tour Director on the land portion of the Alaska Cruisetour. For example, if you are sailing on October 18, you can make Shore & Land Excursion purchases online until October 13.