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.
Be your own captain on one of our boats. The boats are specially made for touring and can carry a maximum of two persons. Depending on the sea conditions and your guide's judgment, you will drive your own boat and tour parts of the southeast coast of Curaçao and Spanish Water Lagoon with its magnificent houses, luxury boats and mangrove forest. There are moments that you will have to overcome the waves of the Caribbean Sea and other times where you ride through beautiful calm turquoise waters. Minimum age to participate is 10 years, maximum combined weight is 360 pounds.
During this wonderful tour you will see the beauties of the island's nature and its beautiful coastal lines. Boka Tabla is a place where the sea meets the coast in a spectacular way. You visit the most beautiful tropical beach on the island and a beautiful restored plantation house and art gallery.
Designed by William Rocky' Rocquemore Blue Bay's golf course is located right on the Caribbean Sea, with spectacular views and tropical vegetation along the fairways. The 18 hole, par 72 with a total of more than six kilometers can challenge players of any level. A prime example is hole 5, which requires a long shot across the sea. Proper golf attire is mandatory for both players and riders and hard or soft spikes are accepted.
NOTES: Price includes green fees, transportation, and shared golf cart. Club rentals are available at $45.00 per person and shoe rental is available at $14 per person. Prices are not part of the golf package and are subject to change at any time.
Visit two highlights of Curacao, the Hato Caves and the famous City Center, which is listed on the Unesco World Heritage list. The caves are home to beautiful limestone formations and the variety of stalagmites and stalactites. In the center you visit the floating market and view coloreful merchant houses, Fort Amsterdam and cross the famous floating bridge on your way back to the ship. Participants must be in good physical condition as there are 100 steps at Hato Caves.
The Curacao Jeep Safari will take you to the off road terrain of "Wild Curaco". Lots to see during the short sight seeing tour getting there. Your professional driver/guide will tell you about the island and you will discover Curacao can suprise you with it's wild and rough nature side. This is not 'the standard' island safari. It includes a lot of information about history, animals and plants, and a visit to the famous Voodoo Cave which makes this tour special.
Relax on your complimentary beach chair, take a swim, a walk, or just sit beneath the shade of a coconut tree. A bar & restaurant as well as restrooms are located on the beach. Please Note: Participants should wear swimsuit under clothing, sunscreen and sunglasses as well as carry a towel. One soft drink is included upon arrival.
Discover Curacao's major highlights of the countryside and the city of Willemstad. Visit three major attractions of the Dutch island; Curacao Museum, Hato Caves and Chobolobo Liqueur Factory. Cross the magnificent Queen Juliana bridge and enjoy a taste of the world famous Blue Curacao Liqueur.
Touch, hug and kiss a dolphin while learning all about them. You will stand in waist deep water as the dolphin allows you to gently pet him or her. A trainer provides an interactive lesson on the dolphin's body and behavior. Children under the age of 8 can only participate in this program in the company of one of their parents or legal guardians.
Submerge yourself in the dolphin world!! Enjoy this unique and intimate experience of real interaction while snorkeling with these lovable marine mammals. After the dolphin program, you can watch animal shows and animal feeding presentations at the Sea aquarium Park. Minimum age to participate is 8 years. Pregnant women are not allowed.
The adventure you'll never forget!! Enjoy the unique and intimate experience of real interaction while swimming with dolphins in their natural lagoon. As you swim, the dolphins will join and allow gentle petting and interaction. You will also give them signals to which they will sing, spin, wave and much more. Minimum age to participate is 8 years. Pregnant women are not allowed.
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.