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.
Discover the natural beauty of Barbados hidden in the countryside and away from the normal tourist areas on specially design 4x4 vehicle with comfortable seating and easy viewing of all sights. Explore the island as your professional driver guide will take you to some of the most scenic areas of our island, explore the greenery of Fisherpond Sugar Cane Estate after which you will witness a panoramic view of the Atlantic Surf pounding the Eastern Shoreline, for a refreshment stop in Bathsheba. Then continue cross country to Copacaban Beach Bar, where you can bask in the sunshine on your own beach chair and recharge yourself or swim the crystal clear waters in the Caribbean sea.
You will enjoy a shipwreck snorkel experience by boat with a complimentary bar and an exploration of the island's hidden beauty in a convoy of specially rigged 4x4 vehicles. This tour is not recommended for pregnant women. To avoid congestion, tour may be operated in reverse. Guests are required to wear a snorkel vest at all times while in the water.
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.
Looking for adventure? In Land Rovers, and open-air jeeps, we'll visit the beautiful South coast, home to the flamingo sanctuary, the salt flats and the 19th century slave huts. The off-road adventure on desert terrain is set against crashing waves, giant cacti, spectacular scenery and great photo opportunities. Minimum age is 12 years.
- Overview: This 4x4 tour visits many of the highlights of St. Maarten including several scenic lookouts, Marigot and the beach for a swim or rest. This is a great way to spend your day on St. Maarten.
- Highlights: Enjoy the thrill of driving a 4X4 through St. Maarten. Explore / shop in the French capital of Marigot. Take a refreshing swim at Mullet Bay Beach.
- Notes: Drivers must be 21 years old and have a valid license. There is a maximum of 4 persons per jeep; however families or groups of 3 or less might be grouped in a jeep with others. Vehicles have automatic transmission. Please wear swimsuit underneath your clothing.
The ultimate island tour - Best Views, Best Beach & Best Shopping! Lovely island vistas abound on the way to St. Thomas' famous Mountain Top 2100 feet above the harbor, with its largest collection of gifts and 180* spectacular panoramic views of St. John, the British Virgin Islands, and Magen's Bay Beach which is next for 2hrs of swimming and beach time. While winding down Mafolie Hill you will have another photo opportunity of your ship in the harbor & downtown "Main Street;" St. Thomas' shopping Mecca. Your driver will drop you off for 2 hours of shopping time then at a designated time & place along with your gifts, images & memories your driver will return you to your ship.
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.
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.