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.
Enjoy magnificent views of Tortola and other nearby islands such as Peter Island, Salt Island, Cooper Island, Jost Van Dyke and St. Thomas USVI. From this breathtaking drive picture stops will be offered from Manchester, Great Mountain, Chalwell and Heritage Look Out Point. Then drive to Cane Garden Bay and relax in the warm waters where shady palms beacon as you sit or stroll along the white sand.
Discover the natural beauty and history of Tortola as you explore this charming landscape. Witness Tortola's mountainous countryside, rich with history as you travel coast to coast through this splendid terrain. This tour is specifically geared to those guests who would like a brief overview of this destination with limited walking.
Sit back and relax at one of Tortola's most famous beaches. Known for its cool, refreshing and crystal clear water, Cane Garden Bay beach offers an enjoyable experience for everyone in the family. Enjoy around three hours to swim, relax and soak-up the rays of the sun or simply explore the beach and all it has to offer.
A tour of the Island revealing spectacular views of the surrounding islands with opportunity for picture taking, followed by beach time for swimming at the best beach on Tortola Cane Garden Beach. Operated in open sided safari buses.
The Baths at Virgin Gorda are a highlight of the British Virgin Islands. Motor by ferry between the islands before swimming and exploring the Baths and Devil's Bay beaches and the giant boulders lining the beaches. Participants must be able to walk down an inclined 300 yard trail over stones and wooden steps.
This excursion provides you with an overview of Tortola, visiting both the Atlantic and Caribbean sides. Your tour will commence from the pier en route to Nanny Cay where a shopping and photo opportunity will be given. Then it's onto Pussers Landing at Sophers Hole. Here, you'll have time to browse the shops and quaint boutiques of the area. A brief photo stop will be made at Belle Vue on your way back to the cruise ship pier.
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.