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.
Guests arrive on a submerged platform in waist deep water and will have the opportunity to participate in various behaviors with the dolphin such as the Swim-Bye, a chance for the dolphin and guest to get to know one another, the kiss with the dolphin, the Fast-swim which allows the dolphin to demonstrate its incredible speed in power and several other behaviors designed to educate and fascinate our guests as they share 30 minutes with these beautiful marine mammals.
Stand on a submerged platform in the naturally mangrove surrounded. Dolphin pool. A dolphin will swim alongside you for you to pet, kiss, shake pecs and interaction. In addition guests will swim out to the pool and be towed in by the dolphin. 1 dolphin per platform. This activity is not available for guests that are pregnant.
Tour is a fascinating excursion that gives you a diverse insight into the unique marine environment of the BVI (British Virgin Islands). Paddle through mangrove forests listening to the songs of the colorful Caribbean birds. Watch as hundreds of brightly darting fish swim beneath you, while passing by the ruins of the impressive Fort Hodge, built in 1625, and the Quaker Burial grounds. Relax and soak up the ambience on a private beach or snorkel over the nursery grounds of the coral reefs.
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.