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.
This deluxe tour of Juneau includes a tour of the Alaska Brewery, a visit to the Mendenhall Glacier, and an Alaskan themed cooking demonstration. Visit to the Alaska Brewery home to some of the top beers worldwide. Explore the facility and see how the brewing process works. Sample some of the beers brewed in Juneau. Next it's off to the Mendenhall Glacier where you can take a leisurely stroll to some photo points and explore the Visitors Center. At the Chez Alaska Cooking School you will see a cooking demonstration and enjoy samples of the food prepared.
Savor the aroma of wild salmon, grilling over fires of fragrant alder wood in a rain forest alongside a creek and under translucent domes that protect you rain or shine. Choose from grilled salmon, Cheechako Chicken, Chilkoot Baked Beans, Tongass Wild-Rice Pilaf, to Gold Rush Potatoes and a robust selection of other sides, salads and beverages. A local musician sets a festive mood. And, just when you think you've had enough bring on the blueberry cake for dessert! After your meal, roast marshmallows over a campfire and stroll to the Salmon Creek waterfall and view the remains of the Wagner Mine, learn about the natural history of the area and try your hand at panning for gold.
Experience what it was like to seek your fortune during Gold Rush days and enjoy an Alaskan salmon feast in the forest! Head out with a prospector/guide to Last Chance Basin, where your prospector will show you how to pan. Then, it's your turn to capture the full gold-rush experience. You're guaranteed to find gold and all that glitters is yours to keep! At the Gold Creek Salmon Bake savor the aroma of wild Alaskan salmon grilling slowly over fires of fragrant alder wood. Choose from a selection of sides including baked chicken, beans, rice pilaf, to Gold Rush Potatoes and blueberry cake. After your meal roast marshmallows and stroll to Salmon Creek waterfall.
Experience the most popular attractions in Juneau the Mendenhall Glacier - followed by an all-you-can-eat Alaskan salmon bake. View one of Mother Nature's most amazing treasures .the Mendenhall Glacier. Then, feast on wild Alaskan salmon and chicken along with a variety of side dishes guaranteed to satisfy the heartiest appetite. Listen to musical entertainment and venture out to explore the nearby creek, waterfall and mining remnants. Salmon Bake buses depart regularly back to the pier, so you may return at your leisure.
Seaplane only access to the Taku Glacier Lodge combines classic powerful aircraft, true wilderness, 5 massive glaciers, possible black bear sightings, vivid history with dog sledding roots, seafood & exclusive glacier view dining! Soar over 5 distinct glaciers within the Juneau Icefield, surrounded by the lush Tongass National Forest. Land on the Taku River at the elegantly rustic historic Taku Lodge, built in 1923 & located across from the 5 mile wide Taku Glacier. Savor a menu of Fresh Wild Alaska Salmon, chicken alternative, & scrumptious side dishes. Everyone enjoys a window seat & headset for narration. Approx. 50 minutes flight time.
This tour combines two Juneau favorites: the Whale Watching & Wildlife Quest and the Orca Point Lodge Salmon Bake. Enjoy a "whales guaranteed" wildlife cruise aboard a deluxe catamaran, and then step ashore at beautiful Orca Point Lodge on a remote island to enjoy a delicious, wild Alaska salmon bake lunch in a spectacular wilderness setting.
Experience three great tours in one unforgettable day. View wildlife on a deluxe catamaran cruise that features guaranteed whale sightings, enjoy a salmon bake feast at beautiful Orca Point Lodge on Colt Island, and take a scenic drive to view and photograph the world famous Mendenhall Glacier.
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.