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.
With this tour, you will get the opportunity to get an introduction into the wonderful sport of Scuba Diving. You start with a pool session for an introduction into the theory and skills of scuba diving. After the pool session, put your skills to work on a dive that is never deeper than 25 feet, and takes a maximum of 30 minutes. Minimum age is 12 years. Pregnant women are not allowed. Guests need to fill out a medical questionnaire. In case of any
health issues a signed and stamped physicians letter of approval is required.
Enjoy a short cruise to Palm Beach where you can disembark to swim or just beach comb. Guests may also avail themselves of the various facilities, optional water sports, shopping arcades or casinos. Complimentary Rum punch and soft drinks is available. Additional activities are available at an extra cost and are not part of the tour package.
Experience Aruba on a tour around the island and under the sea! The Seaworld Explorer is a semi-submarine that does not submerge - you sit in air-conditioned comfort 5 feet below the surface of the water. The island tour includes the California Lighthouse, Casibari Rock Formations and the 2nd largest Natural Bridge on Aruba.
Get an overview of Aruba's natural beauty, visit the must see landmarks like Casibari Rock formation, the Natural Bridge and drive by the Light House. The tour will culminate with a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters in one of Aruba's Beaches. Umbrellas and chairs are available for a nominal fee. The visit to the beach is not guided. Change of clothes is recommended.
This sea and land tour is the perfect combination to experience the best sites of the island. It starts at the calm Caribbean sea and then onto the road fro a smooth ride through Aruba's west coast. Learn about Aruba's history, their participation in WWII, their famous shipwrecks, their culture and much more. Visits will be made to the Lighthouse, Alto Vista Chapel, Casibari rock formation and the famous hotel district.
Your adventure begins with a short transfer to the Submarine onboard our shuttle vessel SubSeeker. Board the Submarine just off the South East coast of Aruba for a thrilling dive to either the mysteriously sunken airplane, or the retired Danish sail boat "Mi Dushi I", together with the newly sunken coaster, "The Morgenster". You will also have the opportunity to get an up close view of exotic marine life while diving to depths up to 130 feet. Be amazed by colorful schools of tropical fish, huge sponge gardens, and the mystical beauties of the coral fields. The educational and entertaining narration of our experienced, professional, and licensed crew will highlight this unique experience.
This tour combines the De Palm Island Snorkeling Adventure with helmet diving along the ocean floor at a depth of 25 feet. The custom made helmet will keep your hair and face dry while providing the air, weight and stability you need. Participants must be in good health. Guest with cardiac history, asthma, seizures or pregnant women are not allowed. Minimum age to particpate is 10 years.
Visit De Palm Island, Aruba's premier snorkeling site. After a 20-minute ride and 5-minute ferry ride, you'll be given an orientation of the facilities. After collecting snorkel gear and receiving instructions, enjoy the pristine waters, coral formations, and colorful fish or just sunbathe.
Enjoy Aruba's countryside on an adventurous Land Rover off road tour. Your tour includes several stops as you traverse the Aruba countryside. The tour ends with a refreshing swim at Arashi Beach. Max 8 persons per Land Rover. Driver is provided for each Land Rover.
Hop aboard the Kukoo Kunuku for a fun filled open air ride to three of Arubas most famous landmarks. Then you are off to Palm Beach, the crown jewel of our island, for a lazy day in paradise or a day filled with fun and adventure.
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.