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.
One of the best ways to learn and experience the atmosphere of Copenhagen city is by bicycle, the most popular way of transport among the Copenhageners. Commence the tour by following the harbour front. Stop at original location of the famous Little Mermaid and drive along the green park and harbour continue to the elegant Amaliegarden, with the Queen's Palace, Amalienborg. Near the Amalienborg Palace you will come to the canals of Nyhavn. Cross the King's New Square, see the Royal Theatre and continue pass The King´s Garden and continue to the tiny yellow painted houses of Nyboder.
Copenhagen is a city by the sea and with many years of tradition for the maritime life. You will experience Copenhagen by kayak through its canals and harbor. Feel the slow moves of the water and be part of the life of the Copenhageners in the canals. If time permits pass the old marine station of Holmen. At one of the water cafés you will make a stop for refreshment and a well-deserved break before heading back to the kayak station.
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.