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.
OVERVIEW: Nature and animal lovers will enjoy the wonderful opportunity to see and explore this beautiful region of Queensland. Rainforests, rivers, wildlife and the sea all combine to make this an amazing excursion.
HIGHLIGHTS: Discover the birds, kangaroos and crocs' of the Rainforest Wildlife Habitat. Take an escorted wildlife cruise along the Daintree River. Enjoy a buffet BBQ lunch. Explore the World Heritage rainforest at Cape Tribulation.
NOTES: Guests must be able to walk approximately 1 mile over even and uneven surfaces with inclines.
OVERVIEW: Imagine cruising aboard a beautiful sailing catamaran to a reef island. Lying under a palm thatched umbrella, then slipping into the water to drift over coral gardens alive with brilliantly colored fish. You won't have to imagine it anymore. The entire palm fringed island beach is yours to enjoy.
HIGHLIGHTS: Swim, snorkel or relax on a sandy beach at the edge of the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy a tropical buffet.
NOTES: Guests have free time to explore the island.
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.