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: One of the best ways to get acquainted with any historic city is on foot. With a lightweight audio player and a detailed map, this program offers an easy walking tour of the historic sights of Dubrovnik.
HIGHLIGHTS: This self-guided tour provides an iPod audio player, customized map and suggested itinerary. And since there are no schedules to keep, you are free to have a meal, take a break for refreshments, or spend time shopping whenever you choose.
NOTES: This tour does not include transportation to and from the city. Guests can take a shuttle bus or taxi to town from close by the pier. Entrance fees and meals are not included in the tour cost.
OVERVIEW: The romantic charm, traditional cuisine and exquisite Adriatic coastal scenery combine to make this full day tour a memorable one. HIGHLIGHTS: Your guided tour inside the city walls includes a walk through Dubrovnik's Old Town and visits the Dominican Monastery. After lunch at one of the Adriatic's foremost restaurants, you will visit the seaside resort of Cavtat. NOTES: This tour includes moderate activity with approximately 1 mile walking over mostly paved and cobblestone surfaces. The entrance to Konavoski Dvori restaurant has approximately 15 steps.
OVERVIEW: Take a trip through time to discover picturesque Dalmatian villages, magnificent vineyards and see where famous Croatian oysters come from.
HIGHLIGHTS: Visit the village of Orasac for a presentation of olive oil production and a light snack. In the town of Ston, you'll see the defensive walls and salt pans of Croatia's "oyster capital" before proceeding to the small town of Mali Ston for a light lunch including local seafood specialties. Sample red and white Peljesac peninsula wines at a Ponikve wine cellar.
NOTES: Shopping is available during the farmhouse visit at Orasac Village and the winery visit at Ponikve Village.
"Those who seek paradise on Earth," George Bernard Shaw once wrote, "should come to Dubrovnik," a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Drive by coach to the Pile Square, during your ride you can hear some interesting facts about Dubrovnik. Upon your arrival, start your exciting day of Dubrovnik exploration.
OVERVIEW: Exquisite Adriatic coastal scenery from the top of the cable car combined with the pedestrian walkways and cultural treasures of Dubrovnik's walled city combine to make this a memorable tour.
Highlights: Ride a cable car to Srd Hill for a panoramic viewpoint of the city and its surroundings. Then visit the Old Town of Dubrovnik, the largest and most luxurious open air museum towns in existence, and stroll within the city walls and pedestrian streets of Dubrovnik and enjoy free time.
NOTES: Walking from the lower cable station to the Old Town is over cobblestone and paved terrain and involve up to 25 steps.
OVERVIEW: Enjoy Dubrovnik's fascinating history and exquisite Adriatic coastal scenery on a wheelchair accessible tour.
HIGHLIGHTS: Enjoy the exquisite Adriatic coastal scenery by van and visit the seaside resort of Cavtat. Stroll Dubrovnik's Old Town with your guide and during free time.
NOTES: Guests must be able to walk approximately 0.5 mile over various surfaces with few steps during your visit to Dubrovnik. Walking in both Cavtat and Dubrovnik is over level terrain and both places are approachable with wheelchairs. The vehicle used on this tour is adapted with an access ramp to accommodate a limited number of wheelchairs.
OVERVIEW: The romantic charm and exquisite Adriatic coastal scenery combine to make this half day tour a memorable one.
HIGHLIGHTS: Begin with a pleasant drive along the upa Dubrovaeka Riviera and through the picturesque villages of the green and fertile Konavle Valley on your way to enjoy a light snack at a well-known restaurant. After, stroll the promenade of the seaside resort of Cavtat before visiting the Old Town of Dubrovnik within its scenic city walls for approximately 1 hour at your leisure.
NOTES: This tour includes moderate activity with approximately 1 mile walking over mostly paved and cobblestone surfaces.The entrance to the restaurant has approximately 15 steps.
This is an opportunity to explore the beautiful natural setting of the green and fertile Konalve valley. Scenic drive through the small and picturesque villages will first take you to the village of Ljuta where you will visit Old Mill & Stamp Mill called Mlinica Dvori which is still in function today. Here you will be able to see demonstration of flour production using traditional methods where the water power stone mill. Then take a brief riverside stroll around charming old water mill beside the cascading waters of the Ljuta River before you continue your trip toward Cilipi Village where a typicall village home is situated.
OVERVIEW: Dubrovnik, with its magnificent city walls, is especially impressive when viewed from the sea and up close.
HIGHLIGHTS: Enjoy a boat cruise from the Port of Dubrovnik to the Old Town Harbor. Stroll the streets of the Old Town on a brief guided tour and during approximately 1 hour of free time.
NOTES: Walking inside the Old Town is over level terrain with paved and cobblestone surfaces. Entrance fees to the museums within the Old Town are not included.
OVERVIEW: Dubrovnik's fascinating history and the exquisite Adriatic coastal scenery combine to make this half day tour a memorable one. HIGHLIGHTS: Begin your journey with a pleasant panoramic ride along the Adriatic coast to a scenic viewpoint at Park Orsula overlooking Dubrovnik and its Riviera. Stroll the Old Town's main pedestrian street, Stradun on a brief guided tour. Visit the Onofrious Fountain. NOTES: This tour includes moderate activity with approximately 1 mile walking over mostly paved and cobblestone surfaces.
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.