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.
Frankland Islands is the perfect location for snorkelers to drift over the amazing variety of corals and marine life that inhabit the area, including fish, sea turtles and octopus. The day is yours to enjoy as you wish. You can snorkel, discover and simply relax on the pristine white beach and enjoy the serenity and beauty of the island paradise.
This Great Barrier Reef experience is offered to cater to the more advanced snorkeler that would prefer to snorkel from the back of a purpose built reef vessel accommodating a maximum of 100 guests adding to the exclusivity of the reef sights visited. Guests will visit two reef moorings on this full day exclusive charter allowing them the opportunity to experience the best the area and the daily conditions have to offer.
Overview: Experience one of the seven wonders of the natural world. Highlights: Board an air-conditioned catamaran for the 1.5 hour transfer to the Great Barrier Reef. Your destination is a pontoon on the outer reef where you have approximately 4.5 hours of free time to indulge in a wide range of activities, including snorkeling, a reef tour on a semi-submersible vessel, and a walk through underwater viewing chamber. Buffet lunch will be served on the pontoon. Notes: Restrooms, covered areas and sunning decks are available on the catamaran and pontoon.
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.