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.
Calling all adventure seekers! Join this excursion that combines two very popular activities in Dominica canopy challenge and river tubing. You sweat, and then you get wet. Encounter games such as Alcatraz and the Tarzan then hop on a tube for a journey down stream. The minimum height for guests on the adults course is 56 inches and there is a children's course to accommodate smaller children. Guests with high blood pressure, heart problems, afraid of heights, back, neck, shoulder injuries, pregnant or had recent surgery should not participate.
Board boat , safety briefing is done. You fill out your waivers and your c-cards are verified. Boat cruises to marine reserve. Dive briefing is done at first site and begin first dive L'abym. Divers come up after first dive surface interval and boat moves to second site. Second dive Point Guinarde a larva overflow. Divers exit after second dive and boat brings you back to port. Hard and soft corals, turtles, reef fish, seahorses and frogfish are often seen. This is limited to certified divers who have been on a dive within the last 2 years. Certified divers must present a valid Scuba Certification "C" card and be open water certified in order to participate.
Your tour begins on a spacious sixty foot (60 foot) catamaran. After an informative orientation we will head for the snorkel site. After approximately 20 minutes from the dock and a briefing from the crew, experience the thrill of being refreshed in the clear beautiful Caribbean Sea. The dive/snorkel friendly sites are all located in the Marine Park, which is well known for its spectacular scenery. Enjoy snorkeling for at least 40 minutes at each site with an interval of 10 15 minutes. Restrictions apply
A fun and interactive tour for all the family; designed to reveal interesting historical and cultural facts about Dominica's capital Roseau through a series of clues and riddles! This is more than you would normally see or experience while driving or walking on your own. Walk away with a set of delightful family photos and a chance to win a free T-Shirt if you solve the most clues on this trip today.
You depart the port and proceed to Morne Bruce (picture stop) before visiting the Botanical Gardens. You then travel in a westerly direction before entering Canefield Estate and then proceed to the Emerald Pool. The Emerald Pool is fed by a cascade which plunges off the edge of a fern-covered cliff. You will enjoy the refreshing atmosphere and for those who wish to experience a refreshing bath you may. Drive to Coye's place for refreshments and convenience. The hike to the Emerald Pool takes about 15 minutes.
Hop aboard a trolley train and explore Roseau. Some of the highlights you will see on this 90 minute narrated drive include a local church, the tranquil botanical Garden where you will be served a refreshing complimentary drink and a stop at a view point.
This excursion provides all you could dream of enjoying while on vacation - good Caribbean cooking in the outdoors, local rum, nature, relaxation, fun and laughter all in the setting of a local family home nestled deep in the tropical rainforest with spectacular mountain views.
Don't miss this unusual opportunity to experience a waterfall without the need of a heavy walking. A mere 30 yards flat walk will take you to a viewpoint where you can see the picturesque Hibiscus Falls tucked away in the rainforest greenery. Here you will experience a taste of a mix of local fruits and a complimentary rum punch or fruit juice.
Travel to Historical Morne Bruce. Your tour takes you over towering green mountains covered in dense tropical forests; deep valleys and constant streams all provide for magnificent vistas throughout this tour. Visit the Trafalgar falls and wade in the Emerald pool. Because there is a total of approximately 40 minutes walking involved, guests should wear light, comfortable cloths and sturdy walking shoes. Please note that women more than 4 months pregnant should not participate. Minimum age to participate is 5 years.
Even if you've done it once before, try it again on Dominica's largest and longest river, going downstream! Earn bragging rights after you maneuver your way from the river into the warm Caribbean Sea - an experience you can get only in Dominica. Sample local cuisine and rum punch at the end of your unique kayaking adventure. What a rush! What a ride!
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.