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.
A welcoming waterfall amidst a natural forest setting awaits after a drive through villages and small communities along the east coast of the island. It is a combination of fun, history, sightseeing and a chance to see St. Lucia from a different perspective.
A scenic drive takes you along the winding west coast road to Soufriere, home of the majestic Pitons, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here, visit the Diamond Botanical Gardens and Waterfall for a guided tour and photos of the gardens and picturesque 45 ft cascading waterfall. You will have the option of a bath in warm mineral pools. Snacks and drinks are for purchase.
A leisurely cruise not to be missed! No trip to St. Lucia is complete without a glimse of the Majestic Twin Peaks - Gros and Petit Piton. Cruise south and enjoy the island's stunning coastline that culminates in this geographic wonder.
This tour will take you on a spectacular sightseeing trip with fabulous views of St Lucia, the sights and sounds of the tropical rainforest and a refreshing bath in the Caribbean Sea. Please wear closed shoes for the walk and bring bathing suit and towel for the beach visit.
Hop onboard an unguided 30 minute bus transfer to Marigot Bay famously described as the most beautiful bay in the Caribbean. The bay is a historic landmark and natural hurricane shelter for many yachts and it was used as the setting for the 1967 film adaptation of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books. Scenes of the shipwreck, Great Pink Sea Snail, and the construction of the harness for the Giant Lunar Moth were filmed in the bay. Upon arrival, a representative will orient you with the location. Create your own itinerary; enjoy a scenic stroll of the Marina, browse through the Marina Village, take a refreshing swim or just sit back relax and admire the idyllic scenery.
Surrender to the captain and crew of "Liana's Ransom" and sail with them up to Pigeon Island on a journey to discover the real pirate's life. A lively tour for all members of the family with treasure hunt and walking the plank!
Start off on your snorkel adventure by boarding either a single deck or double deck power boat for a lovely cruise along the west coast of the island down to the Soufriere Bay. Here you will circle to view the magnificent Pitons - St. Lucia's landmark - before heading off to your snorkel location at Anse Mamin. Disembark the vessel from the platform into the cool waters of the Caribbean Sea to experience the underwater life of coral reefs and tropical fish.
Come experience St. Lucia, LucianStyle! Guests are picked up from the port and brought to the LucianStyle Experience Center in the heart of Rodney Bay. First its Segway training and the amazing experience of exploring our 77 acre former US WWII Naval base, now turned nature preserve. Next we board our air conditioned coasters and explore the country side with stops along the way including a short walk in the quint fishing village of Gross Islet. Last stop is beautiful St. Lucia National Landmark of Pigeon Island for snorkeling, ruins hiking and lots of fresh local fruit on the pristine Caribbean beach. Please note that this tour is not suitable for pregnant women.
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.