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.
Experience a relaxing scenic horseback ride along beautiful beaches to view some of Antigua's historic past and unsaddle your horse and ride in the Caribbean Sea! You will see Fort James built in 1739 with fantastic views and photo opportunities over St John's and St John's Harbour. At the end of your beach ride you will be given the opportunity to unsaddle your horse and have an exhilarating ride in the Caribbean Sea.
This Safari rigged 4 x 4 will be able to take you to parts of the island that are inaccessible by other tour buses. Leave the port in convoys as this off road expedition leads you to the southern and western side of the island where you will have a chance to stop at some magnificent locations. Next it is on to the beach where you can have a cool refreshing dip in the Caribbean Sea. Please note: This is not a self driving tour.
All age groups and families will enjoy this Eco Adventure - a fun filled multi-activity half day trip including mangrove kayaking, reef snorkeling, beaches, mortor boating to the area's highlights, nature walk, panormanic views, marine and wild life and instruction with excellent guides. Wear swimsuit and don't forget towel, waterproof shoes, sun block, a change of clothes and sunglasses. Bring your camera.
Swim With Stingrays! A short boat ride on calm water will take you to, Stingray City. Here you will be able to pet and feed Southern Stingrays in their Natural Environment You will learn all about these amazing animals from your experienced Guide. Snorkel on coral reef with colorful fish life The calm, clear, shallow water makes this easy and fun for everybody!
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.