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.
Enjoy two of the island's natural wonders the sulphur pond with its therapeutic ambiance and Grand Etang Crater Lake which was once a volcano and is now the setting for photos as you enjoy some refreshments in the cool rainforest.
After a safety briefing, you receive your river tubing equipment. Your guides will accompany you on the journey, gently spinning and swirling in the currents of the river. Stopping only in the pools along the way to catch your breath and then finally at the last pool, an opportunity for a swim before you enjoy a Rum Punch or local fruit juice.
Besides the fun one can have from the sailing alone, Grenada is worthy of being discovered not only from above but also below the sea. You sail up the western coast to the snorkel site. Afterwards make your way down south to a beautiful white sandy beach where you can swim, shop or simply relax.
Discover what the under water looks like with our "sit on top" double clear bottom kayaks. It's the next best thing to Snorkeling or Scuba Diving, view the popular divers' reefs and enjoy the underwater . You will then recover from the beauty of the under water world with a swim in the calm bay.
These brightly coloured buses takes you on a fun ride through the city. A quaint town with French and English influences and streets like San Francisco.Travelling over the hilltops, the Fort boasts panoramic views of the mountains and coastline. You will then be gently rocked through the country side to arrive at the Rum distillery for a little lesson in rum making. Then on the beach with your feet in the water and rum punch in your hand you end this Creole Escapade. Guests wishing to swim should bring a change of cloths and a towel.
During your tour, you will explore the underwater flora and fauna as the glass bottom boat cruises along the coast. Observe the multi -colored fish and various forms of marine life which inhabit this area. Discover parrot fish, Sergeant Major, squirrel fish, coral, sea fans and much more. You will be surprised at what you can see in this underwater world without even getting wet!
Start your tour in an minivan (A/C) that takes you through the historical winding streets of St George for a guided visit of Fort Fredrick where you will see both the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean. Then, welcome aboard the funny Donut Boats for a smooth cruise around the Lagoon site of Grenada's first town and the land locked inner harbour, The Carenage' to learn more about the island's history and culture while tasting Grenada's best Rums and local products.
Get ready for some wet and wild fun when you explore the island on E-Sea Riders: fast, two-person inflatable motorboats. You're the pilot on an exhilarating adventure that includes a stop with snorkeling. The minimum age required to participate is 10 years, all drivers must present a valid driver's license and be at least 18 years of age. The combined maximum weight limit on an E-Sea Rider Boat is 400 pounds. This tour is sold by boat (2 persons per boat). Please book tour by boat and not per passenger.
Sail to the enchanted island of Hog, "Robinson Crusoe Island". After a snorkeling stop on a vibrant coral reef with tropical fish and other marine life, you will then have a lobster lunch. After lunch enjoy a relaxing one hour and half sail back to St. George's. Tour includes: complimentary bar with rum punch, sodas, juices and mineral water. Snacks (fruits, French bread and cheese). A glass of Champagne and two glasses of wine will be served during lunch. Snorkel gear, instructions and a guided snorkel tour included.
You are on your way to the panoramas that can be admired from Fort George. Its ancient stones and rocks tell the tale of the culture shock between England and France in the old days. It stands dominant above the Caribbean Sea, offering a panoramic view of 360 degrees. Leaving Fort George's, reach the South Point of Grenada to our secluded beach where with your feet in the water, your head below the sea grape trees and rum punch in your hand, you will spend the end of this Creole escapade.
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.