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.
OVERVIEW: Meet and interact with the dolphin, pose for a big dolphin kiss and perform various close contact behaviors. The dolphin will push you as you ride a boogie board then glide across the water holding the dolphin's pectoral fins. You will also have a chance to interact with a manatee.
HIGHLIGHTS: Swim and interact with a dolphin. Interact with a manatee. In-water program duration 40 minutes. Enjoy free time to explore Chankanaab Park.
NOTES: Medical restrictions apply. Transportation back to the ship is available every hour.
- Overview: Snorkel in the crystal clear waters of the Mexican Caribbean before enjoying time at a private beach. Sail on a 65-foot state-of-the-art catamaran to a beautiful snorkeling site where you will see colorful sea life. Next, sail to a private beach where you can kayak, relax on a float in the warm waters, or swing in a hammock. Lunch is also available for an additional cost.
- Highlights: Snorkeling from a catamaran. Time to relax at a private beach. Complimentary drinks (alcoholic drinks available after snorkeling is concluded).
- Notes: Wear your bathing suit and bring sun protection including sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat. Bring a towel from onboard the ship.
OVERVIEW: Salsa making has never been so much fun! Enjoy a hands-on cooking experience, as two dancing chefs will teach you how to make a variety of authentic salsas and two margaritas. Eat and drink a variety of Mexican dishes that you will create. Once you have mastered your cooking skills, you will have the choice to relax on the beach, enjoy the hotel's pool or rent snorkel gear.
HIGHLIGHTS: Learn to make a variety of authentic salsas and two margaritas. Move and swing to the soulful sounds of salsa music. Relax on the beach, enjoy one of the hotel's pools, or rent snorkel gear. Ground transportation is provided by taxi to and from your ship.
NOTES: The minimum drinking age is 21.
- Overview:Become an expert on Mexico's most famous export by taking the "Jose Cuervo® Tequila Tasting Experience" tour, exploring this coveted spirit's complex tastes and rich history, with the expert guide of the oldest, largest and most prestigious tequila company in the world founded in 1795: Jose Cuervo®. Highlights: Visit Discover Mexico. Taste Mexico's finest white and aged tequilas while exploring the marvelous variety of this world-renowned liquor. Enjoy a thoroughly Mexican taco buffet. Live the tequila experience by a master "tequilier" from the world's oldest and most prestigious distillery: Jose Cuervo®.
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.