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.
OVERVIEW: Sail out to North America's only living coral reef where the wonders of Mother Nature await your arrival. Once you descend "the stairway to the sea", you will discover coral reefs and an abundance of marine life including tropical species found no place else on earth.
HIGHLIGHTS: Board a state-of-the-art catamaran which has a large sundeck, shaded lounge area, fresh water showers, and spacious bathrooms. Sail to North America's only living coral reef and snorkel the pristine coral reef. Snorkeling gear and instruction is included. After snorkeling, complimentary water, soda, ice cold beer, and wine will be served.
OVERVIEW: Snuba is a great way to experience the underwater world without dive certification or dive gear. No previous dive or snorkeling experience is required. HIGHLIGHTS: Snuba in the clear waters of Key West and explore 20 feet below the surface without heavy tanks. Afterwards, enjoy complimentary sodas and bottled water.
NOTES: Medical restrictions apply. Guests must be able to swim but do not need any previous snorkeling experience.
OVERVIEW: This tour combines three very popular activities in the Florida Keys and the name says it all snorkel, kayak and dolphins. A great option for those looking to get out on the waters of the Florida Keys.
HIGHLIGHTS: You'll explore the Key West National Wildlife Refuge by boat and kayak around the uninhabited mangrove islands. Enjoy snorkeling around one of the reefs and cruise by the "Dolphin Playground" to view wild dolphins.
NOTES: Medical restrictions apply. Please note that the policy is to only observe wildlife and never to harass in any way. Also, there is no guarantee on which wildlife you will see.
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.