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.
Don't miss this unusual opportunity to experience a waterfall without the need of a heavy walking. A mere 30 yards flat walk will take you to a viewpoint where you can see the picturesque Hibiscus Falls tucked away in the rainforest greenery. Here you will experience a taste of a mix of local fruits and a complimentary rum punch or fruit juice.
Calling all adventure seekers! Join this excursion that combines two very popular activities in Dominica canopy challenge and river tubing. You sweat, and then you get wet. Encounter games such as Alcatraz and the Tarzan then hop on a tube for a journey down stream. The minimum height for guests on the adults course is 56 inches and there is a children's course to accommodate smaller children. Guests with high blood pressure, heart problems, afraid of heights, back, neck, shoulder injuries, pregnant or had recent surgery should not participate.
Your tour begins on a spacious sixty foot (60 foot) catamaran. After an informative orientation we will head for the snorkel site. After approximately 20 minutes from the dock and a briefing from the crew, experience the thrill of being refreshed in the clear beautiful Caribbean Sea. The dive/snorkel friendly sites are all located in the Marine Park, which is well known for its spectacular scenery. Enjoy snorkeling for at least 40 minutes at each site with an interval of 10 15 minutes. Restrictions apply
Travel to Historical Morne Bruce. Your tour takes you over towering green mountains covered in dense tropical forests; deep valleys and constant streams all provide for magnificent vistas throughout this tour. Visit the Trafalgar falls and wade in the Emerald pool. Because there is a total of approximately 40 minutes walking involved, guests should wear light, comfortable cloths and sturdy walking shoes. Please note that women more than 4 months pregnant should not participate. Minimum age to participate is 5 years.
Even if you've done it once before, try it again on Dominica's largest and longest river, going downstream! Earn bragging rights after you maneuver your way from the river into the warm Caribbean Sea - an experience you can get only in Dominica. Sample local cuisine and rum punch at the end of your unique kayaking adventure. What a rush! What a ride!
These famous twin waterfalls are only 30 minutes drive from the city of Roseau, after your visit to Morne Bruce and the Botanical Park. A pleasant 15 minutes hike takes you through the rainforest to the viewing platform where you will embrace spectacular views of the falls. After your refreshments at Mountain View, you will proceed to the Emerald Pool which is located in the Morne Trois Pitons National Park. Hike these falls and enjoy a swim at the base of this lush green setting.
Nature lovers, come escape on this exotic excursion for a few moments of fun and relaxation. First visit the eco-tourism center of Dominica, Laudat village for an exhilarating swim at Titou Gorge, one of the sites featured in the blockbuster movie "Pirates of the Caribbean 2, Dead Man's Chest". Then enjoy a hot mineral bath at a popular location in wellness' village of Wotten Waven.
There is no better way to experience Dominica than to be floating downstream on a river tube. With a combination of Hibiscus Falls, this tour has become one of the latest must-do adventures in the Caribbean! The ride is approximately 1.5 hours of mini-rapids and slow flowing pools, making it an excellent river adventure for the entire family.
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.