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.
Enjoy a full day of touring one of Italy's most charming and historic destinations at your own pace, with the convenience and piece of mind of scheduled transfers. The medieval university town of Bologna is rich in cultural jewels, a lively ambience and delicious cuisine. All streets seem to lead to the lively Piazza Maggiore for easy exploration and orientation.
NOTES: Conservative attire with no exposed shoulders or knees is recommended. This tour is accessible for passengers who use wheelchairs provided they are not confined to their chair and can step on/off the coach.
OVERVIEW: This tour takes you to many of the palaces, churches and historic buildings of Bologna.
HIGHLIGHTS: See some of the popular sites including the medieval town center, the Palazzo del Podestá, the Palazzo Comunale, the Leaning Towers and the Basilicas of San Petronio and Santo Stefano and the palace that hosted the first university in the world. There will be free time for shopping and a three course Bolognese lunch is included.
NOTES: Conservative attire with no exposed shoulders or knees is recommended. Short pants, tank tops and revealing clothing are not acceptable. This tour requires considerable walking and is not recommended for guests with limited mobility or wheelchairs.
Walk thru streets & admire exteriors decorated with paintings by Italian & foreign artists who take part in Dozza's International Mural Competition. Visit Fortress of Rocca. Complete tour by visiting Emilia Romagna's Regional Wine Cellar to taste wine produced in region accompanied by typical delicacies. Dozza has rich tradition of enology, beginning with Albana. An expert sommelier will present the wine and food and explain their characteristics. Note: must walk approx 1.5 miles (roughly 2 hrs) over uneven & cobblestone surfaces, inclines & 25 - 45 steps. Have approx 30 mins for shopping.
Please contact the Shore Excursion Department at firstname.lastname@example.org to review full details on this tour. Tour must be booked in advance of the cruise in order to secure equipment and departure time. See full description for complete details and important notes and disclaimers on this wheelchair accessible tour from Ravenna, Italy
In the heart of Italy's Motor Valley, marvel at the technological innovations and racing history of high-performance vehicles and thrill behind the wheel of a Formula 1 car in a racing simulator. See full description for important and complete notes.
See the leading landmarks on a commentated bus tour with free time to explore such essential sights as the basilicas of Sant'Apollinare and of Saint Vitale and the mosaics of the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia. See full description for complete details.
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.