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.
Take a scenic drive to the bottom of steer cliff plateau where the early medieval fortress Eski-Kermen built at the end of the 6th century by the Byzantines in order to protect the ancient city of Chersonessus. Eski-Kermen is especially famous for its cave houses and fortifications. Continue to Poppy village to visit open air museum devoted to historical mode of life of the Ukrainians. After open-air lunch drive to Balaclava settlement to visit Balaclava Underground Submarines Base. Walk through the corridors and have a boat ride through the canal with dry dock for submarines. Proceed to Ruins of Cembalo Fortress on the hill above the bay entrance for photo stop before driving back to port.
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.