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.
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.
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.
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.
These famous twin waterfalls are only 30 minutes drive from the city of Roseau, after your visit to Morne Bruce and the Botanical Park. A pleasant 15 minutes hike takes you through the rainforest to the viewing platform where you will embrace spectacular views of the falls. After your refreshments at Mountain View, you will proceed to the Emerald Pool which is located in the Morne Trois Pitons National Park. Hike these falls and enjoy a swim at the base of this lush green setting.
The tour leaves Roseau and drives directly to the magnificent Trafalgar Falls. Spend about 45 minutes enjoying the breathtaking scenery of the twin falls at they cascade side by side out of deep gorges on the cliff-face into a deep pool surrounded by lush ferns.Please note that depending on ones physical abilities, the activity level may range from moderate to strenuous.
The Gardens & Bois Cotlette Estate Tour gives you a truly unique and intimate look at two of Dominica's greatest treasures. The Botanical Gardens and the Historic Bois Cotlette Estate. Expect to taste samples of coffee and cocoa products from the Estate lands, learn about the volcanic soils, and visualize the unique history of the estate dating back to the early 1700's as the Bois Cotlette Estate contains the best preserved ruins from colonial days.
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.