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.
Discover the natural beauty of Barbados hidden in the countryside and away from the normal tourist areas on specially design 4x4 vehicle with comfortable seating and easy viewing of all sights. Explore the island as your professional driver guide will take you to some of the most scenic areas of our island, explore the greenery of Fisherpond Sugar Cane Estate after which you will witness a panoramic view of the Atlantic Surf pounding the Eastern Shoreline, for a refreshment stop in Bathsheba. Then continue cross country to Copacaban Beach Bar, where you can bask in the sunshine on your own beach chair and recharge yourself or swim the crystal clear waters in the Caribbean sea.
Tour the Wildlife Reserve, home to the Green Monkey, which is responsible for 70% of the world's Polio vaccine. To see these animals, you'll travel by 4x4 vehicles into the interior. Afternoon departures in order to be in the Reserve at feeding time. Monkey sightings are not guaranteed. Not recommended for pregnant guests or guests with limited mobility.
Discover the real Barbados above and below, really! Board these specially designed 4x4 vehicles for a scenic drive to some of the more beautiful places. Then board an electric tram at Harrison Cave for an exciting one mile journey under ground through caverns of stalactites, stalagmites and fast flowing streams. Venture off-road through Joes River Forest and its towering trees as we descend onto the East Coast for some breathtaking scenery and where a second stop is made for Photo's. There is a 30 minute transfer by bus included on the tour.
You will enjoy a shipwreck snorkel experience by boat with a complimentary bar and an exploration of the island's hidden beauty in a convoy of specially rigged 4x4 vehicles. This tour is not recommended for pregnant women. To avoid congestion, tour may be operated in reverse. Guests are required to wear a snorkel vest at all times while in the water.
The ultimate experience is the paring of Zipline technology with the beautiful ecosystem created by the island. For those interested in experiencing an adrenalin rush your wish is their command. The Zipline technology borrows heavily from that used for rock climbing and will feature a double line with redundancy to provide a safe envirpnment for all. Minimum age to particiapte is 12 years, maximum 70 years. Maximum weight is 250 pounds.
Segway is the latest adventure in Barbados. Come and experience this off-road thrill while enjoying nature at its best. Marvel at the technology of your Segway and just take it all in. Minimum age 15 years. Minimum weight is 90 pounds, maximum weight 280 pounds. Pregnant women, and guest with heart of back problems may not participate. Close toed shoes required.
Imagine yourself in a real submarine, with big view ports all around, fully submerged in the Caribbean Sea as exotic tropical fish swim past and a mysterious shipwreck lurks waiting to be discovered. Then take a relaxed island tour through the scenic countryside of beautiful Barbados. Guests must be at least 3 feet tall to participate. Minimum age to participate is 4 years.
Your tour includes two snorkel locations Turtle Bay and a shipwreck site. Your guides will provide gear, instruction and information on the friendly turtles and various species of fish you'll see. You'll also have time at a beach to swim or relax where cool drinks and rum punch will be served. Minimum age to participate in this tour is 3 years and an adult must accompany children under the age of 16.
Sail through crystal waters on a spacious Tiami catamaran. At Turtle Bay swim and snorkel with the turtles at leisure. At another stop enjoy beach time on a soft, white sandy beach. Afterwards, drink some complimentary cocktails served by our friendly crew as you bask in the sun, or in the shade of the comfortable cabin.
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.