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: Enjoy time on Grand Cayman's famous Seven Mile Beach where you can soak up some sun, cool off in the crystal-clear waters and curl your toes in the powdery white sand.
HIGHLIGHTS: You will be transferred to Tiki Beach at Seven Mile Beach where you will be greeted with a complimentary drink. Enjoy your time on the beach with a lounge chair and access to restrooms, changing facilities and fresh water showers.
NOTES: Bring your credit card\cash for purchases of food, beverages, and watersport rentals. Additional beach activities available at guest's expense and discretion. Snacks and drinks are available at a beach restaurant at your expense.
The only way to discover Grand Cayman hop on our fully narrated tour which journeys through picturesque George Town and takes you to all the key sites with memorable history, amazing facts and, above all, lots of fun while in the comfort and security of our Hydra-Terra Amphibious Bus! View our Island from a totally new perspective with underwater video cameras and large LCD monitors as you experience the rich maritime history of our beautiful Island while cruising past ancient shipwrecks amongst spectacular coral gardens full of abundant marine life, all found within crystal clear blue waters. Enjoy the fish feeding show from the comfort of your seat.
OVERVIEW: Enjoy the best of Grand Cayman with an island tour as well as time at Seven Mile Beach.
HIGHLIGHTS: Enjoy an island tour visiting an Observation Tower with its panoramic views of Grand Cayman and stops at Hell to view the jagged rock formations and the rum cake outlet to sample some delicious rum cake. It also includes approximately 2 hours at Tiki Beach on Seven Mile Beach to relax or take a swim. A lounge chair and a welcome rum/fruit punch are included. The facilities include toilets, changing rooms and fresh water showers.
NOTES: Additional beach activities available at guest's expense and discretion. Snacks and drinks are available at a beach restaurant at your expense.
OVERVIEW: Experience the underwater beauty that Cayman is famous for without getting wet. On your voyage on the Atlantis submarine, you will explore the underwater world where you'll be surrounded by tropical fish and able to take pictures as you learn about these beautiful creatures.
HIGHLIGHTS: During the 40 minute submarine ride, you will cruise in comfort to a depth of 100 feet. You will be traveling through coral canyons, sponge formations and marine life. This is a great photo opportunity so bring your video recorder or camera.
OVERVIEW: Enjoy some sailing and a two-stop snorkeling tour on a luxury catamaran during your visit to Grand Cayman.
HIGHLIGHTS: Sail aboard a luxury catamaran with two snorkeling stops which include a shipwreck, the ex-USS Kittiwake warship, and a reef. On the cruise back to the shore, you can sunbathe and enjoy a cool tropical cocktail from the full cash bar. Snorkeling equipment is provided and lessons are available.
OVERVIEW: Enjoy the beautiful waters of Cayman as well as the world famous Stingray City.
HIGHLIGHTS: Sail the waters of the North Sound onboard the 60-foot racing catamaran, "Cockatoo," and stop at Stingray City, for a swim with these incredible creatures, southern Atlantic stingrays.
OVERVIEW: Embark on an adventure as you drive or ride caravan-style through the roads of Grand Cayman in a 4x4 Jeep Wrangler. You will have the opportunity to snorkel or swim in the clear pristine water at Seven Mile Beach.
HIGHLIGHTS: Drive or ride in a manual 4x4 Jeep Wrangler. Visit Morgan's Harbor, Barker's National Park, West Bay District, the town of Hell, and the Tortuga Rum Cake Outlet. Take a short drive to Tiki Beach on Seven Mile Beach to snorkel in the clear pristine water.
NOTES: Lunch may be purchased at the resort at your own expense. Drivers must have a valid drivers license and be over the age of 25 years.
At Stingray City Sandbar you will enjoy a world-class snorkeling site with superb visibility, numerous friendly stingrays and tropical fish, all with easy access from our one-of-a-kind stern platform staircase which descends down into the water. You don't have to have any snorkeling experience to take this shore excursion, as the water is shallow. Snorkeling equipment is provided along with snorkeling life vests.
OVERVIEW: If you have ever had an interest in scuba diving, this excursion provides you the introduction to the sport that you have been looking for. Try scuba diving in the beautiful Caribbean Sea and explore the wonders of Grand Cayman's underwater world.
HIGHLIGHTS: You will receive a safety orientation and familiarization time in the pool with the dive equipment. Move into the Caribbean Sea for a guided dive over the Casuarina Reef, descending to a depth of 20 to 40 feet. All equipment is included.
NOTES: Medical restrictions apply.
You will be thrilled making a splash on Cayman's Famous Seven Mile beach Strip and in our highly awarded Dolphin program. This is a once in a lifetime experience to come face to face with our playful dolphins. Kiss, touch and pet the dolphins in the waist deep waters of the Caribbean Sea. At your leisure, you can interact with exotic birds, find out about the sea creatures in our touch tank, browse our gift shop or simply relax and enjoy the view.
Your next stop will be at Surfside Beach, located on the beautiful white sands of Seven Mile Beach. Soak up some sunshine, feel the sand between your toes and relax on a beach chair. Breath deep and remember you are on island time!
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.