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.
You'll be taken to the Antigua Rainforest approx. 40 minutes away for a briefing by fully trained and experienced guides. This is an eco-tour through Antigua's rainforest, where you embark on an unforgettable journey via 9 zip lines, 2 suspension bridges, a vertical descent and a tree house. The tour offers uncompromised safety and your state of the art harness and safety helmet are from the world's leaders in challenge course equipment.
Make your way Cedars Pottery. See creations from clay produced for generations. Drive through Antigua's Tropical Rainforest. Drive to a Pineapple Farm and see "Antiguan Black Pineapple" in various stages opportunity to sample fresh fruit in season. Drive to Rosemac's Herb Garden to hear folklore and medicinal value of her marvelous variety of herbs. Next, Sea Island Cotton Shop on Valley Beach ( swimsuit for a short swim). Disembark at Vendors Public Market, from there it is a leisure walk to the cruise ship.
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.