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.
Experience the full beauty of Natural Aruba on a tour that takes you on a journey of discovery. You will first make the scenic trip to Aruba's number one exological attraction; The Butterfly Farm. Step into a tropical garden teeming with butterflies and prepare to meet some of the world's most colorful creatures. Your next stop will be the Ayo Rock Formation, where you will take a walk amongst house size diorite boulders adorned with indian rock paintings dating back 1500 years. For your last stop you travel through the Aruba country side on your way to the Natural Bridge. The excursion ends with the scenic drive through Oranjestad, the capital of Aruba.
Discover Aruba's nature during a horseback riding adventure where you'll be guided through the countryside to the North coast through the Barikok National Park with a stop at a beach for a refreshment and a photostop. This tour is for both non-experience and experienced riders. Pregnant women are not allowed. Minimum age is 8 years, maximum age is 65 years, maximum weight 230 pounds. Guest must be in good physical condition, must not be allergic to horses, hay and dust.
You will set sail on an 85-foot Schooner to three of Aruba's most inviting swimming and snorkeling areas , including two shallow areas at Malmok Reefs and Boca Catalina and the WWII German Shipwreck, Antilla. Afterwards, witness the crew's well practiced rope swing show and try your hand at flying and diving! Snorkel gear and instruction is included. complimentary drinks will be offered after snorkeling.
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.