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: Culture and nature come together in a tour which combines the main historic highlights of Genoa with a visit the city's wonderful aquarium; the largest in Italy.
HIGHLIGHTS: Take a walking tour through Genoa's historic city center, viewing many of the city's highlights including the 13th century Palazzo Ducale, the former residence of the Genoese Doges who were the city's chief magistrates. You will walk along Via Garibaldi, the pride of Genoa, and visit the city's large, modern aquarium and discover a rich, underwater universe full of mysterious creatures.
NOTES: Guests must be able to walk approx. 2 miles (approx. 3 hours) over various surfaces, inclines and 10 - 15 steps.
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.