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Shore Excursions

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.

 

 

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Aerial Tram, PL04, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

The aerial tram takes visitors on an approx 70-minute excursion through the canopy of the rain forest to discover the hanging gardens of air plants and birds, hidden at the top of diverse tall trees. The tramway runs through a private reserve that borders the Braulio Carrillo National Park. After your tram ride, you can take an optional 45-minute guided walk through the rainforest, garnering a deeper appreciation from this new perspective of this complex environment. The motor coach ride to the tram takes 1 1/2 hours each way and lunch is included in this tour.

Approx. Duration:
8 hour(s)
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139.00 Adult (USD)
94.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

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Adventure Tours
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Banana Plantation & Coastal Highlights, PL14, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

You will visit a Dole banana processiong facility for an enlightening look into how bananas are selected, cleaned, and prepared for their trip overseas. You will also see one of the villages built by Dole for its employees. Your final stop will be for souvenir shopping. Note:Please note that there may instances whereby the processing facilities will be closed on Sunday and Holiday's.

Approx. Duration:
4 hour(s)
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46.00 Adult (USD)
35.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Wilderness & Wildlife Tours | Adventure Tours
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N/A

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Birds & Nature at Bocuare Jungle Haven, PL03, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

Hike and take in Costa Rica's natural beauty at Bocuare Jungle Haven, in the Estrella Valley on the plains of the country's Caribbean region. Here, visitors can appreciate the verdant rainforest while taking advantage of a great opportunity to show off their photography skills! Cross over a hanging bridge, view organic farming and do a little bird-watching along the way. Try your hand at sugar-cane processing, ride a tractor pulled wagon to pass by the Bocuare villa, the Bocuare River and waterfall, relax at the swiming pool before your delicious typical Costa Rican lunch, relax and browse for souvenirs before returning to port.

Approx. Duration:
6 hour(s) 45 minute(s)
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78.00 Adult (USD)
49.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Adventure Tours | Sightseeing and/or City Tours | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours
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Maximum Weight: 250 pounds


Maximum Age: 85 years


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Caribbean Train, Boat & Bus Adventure, PL02, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

Bus, train and boat ride your way through a part of beautiful Limon while you experience the Costa Rican "Pura Vida" (Pure Life) way of living. Experience Costa Rica at its best. After a short bus ride, take an unforgettable journey on a recently remodeled train that was once used to move goods and produce from the main city to the port. Then board an open-air boat at the Pachira Private Dock for an exploration of the amazing Tortuguero Canals. After your adventure fresh fruits, coffee and natural juices will be offered while you are entertained by live Calypso music. Visit a Banana Plantation where you will learn firsthand, the processing of this tropical fruit.

Approx. Duration:
4 hour(s) 30 minute(s)
*Current Price:
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92.00 Adult (USD)
55.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Beach and/or Water-Related Activities | Adventure Tours | Sightseeing and/or City Tours | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours
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Maximum Weight: 250 pounds


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Costa Rica Favorites, PL48, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

This is the best way to discover the Caribbean Rain Forest, from the roots up to the canopy on an aerial tram ride! Your open air gondolas will pleasantly glide you through the treetops. Afterwards, cruise the pristine waterways of Tortuguero Channels.

Approx. Duration:
9 hour(s) 30 minute(s)
*Current Price:
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149.00 Adult (USD)
98.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Adventure Tours | Beach and/or Water-Related Activities | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours
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Rainforest Extravaganza, PL54, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

Experience a combination where you will ride comfortably on jungle pontoons along the natural and man-made canals of Tortuguero, admiring the incredible flora and fauna. At Veragua, enjoy the entomology collection, the butterfly farm, the day and night frog exhibitions, live snakes, the INBIO experimental Station, a tram ride and a walk along the trail of the Giants.

Approx. Duration:
7 hour(s) 30 minute(s)
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154.00 Adult (USD)
135.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Sightseeing and/or City Tours | Adventure Tours | Beach and/or Water-Related Activities | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours
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Reventazon Whitewater Rafting, PL37, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

Once you depart the port of Limón, you will head to our Operations Center to get changed, use restrooms and any last minute shopping needs. This Class II+ section on the Reventazon River will provide you with the thrill of rafting, get you wet but keep you safely in your boat. This trip is designed for people of all ages as we paddle together on the wide-open waters of the river through small waves with little maneuvering. Return to the Rios Tropicales operations center for lunch.

Approx. Duration:
7 hour(s)
*Current Price:
Starting from:

94.00 Adult (USD)
84.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Adventure Tours | Beach and/or Water-Related Activities | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours
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Minimum Age : 8 years


Maximum Weight: 275 pounds


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Sloth Sanctuary and Canoe Adventure, PL15, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

This tour introduces you to the world of the sloth at the Aviarios del Caribe Sloth Sanctuary. The sanctuary, established by Luis and Judy Arroyo, is a non-profit organizaton dedicated to the protection and research of these loveable creatures. Meet the adults and their adopted babies while you learn about their living habits and unique personalities. Then, explore the pristine waters of the Estrella River on a fiberglass canoe, rowed by a local guide, and hike around the property looking for the many sloth that have been released in the rain forest. Enjoy a fresh fruit buffet and browse for souvenirs before a relaxing scenic ride back to port.

Approx. Duration:
4 hour(s) 30 minute(s)
*Current Price:
Starting from:

87.00 Adult (USD)
62.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Adventure Tours | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours | Beach and/or Water-Related Activities
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N/A

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The Original Canopy Tour, PL30, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

Experience the most exhilarating canopy zip-line ride in the Caribbean as you glide silently through the Costa Rican rainforest on specially-built traverses and platforms. Marvel at the commanding views from the treetops. An unforgettable experience at Veragua Rainforest, which National Geographic called "The Cream of the Cream of the Rainforest".

Approx. Duration:
4 hour(s) 30 minute(s)
*Current Price:
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98.00 Adult (USD)
75.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Adventure Tours | Sightseeing and/or City Tours | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours
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Minimum Age: 5 years


Maximum Weight: 270 pounds


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Tortuguero Canals & Banana Plantation, PL05, Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

After a bus ride to the Tortugero Canals, you'll cruise on specially designed boats for approx. 2 hours. The Tortuguero Canals are a navigable network of lakes and channels that cross Tortuguero National Park from the southeast to the northwest. These canals also serve as waterways for transportation and exploration. A visit to a banana plantation will be made prior to your return to the vessel. Please note that there may instances whereby the processing facilities will be closed on Sunday and Holiday's.

Approx. Duration:
4 hour(s) 15 minute(s)
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89.00 Adult (USD)
54.00 Child (USD)
0.00 Infant (USD)

Activity Type:
Sightseeing and/or City Tours | Wilderness & Wildlife Tours | Beach and/or Water-Related Activities
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N/A

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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.

For additional Shore Excursions information, please visit our frequently asked questions.

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