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: This tour visits both landmarks of the Principality of Monaco, Old Monaco and Monte Carlo.
HIGHLIGHTS: Visit Old Monaco and its pedestrian streets filled with souvenir shops and memorabilia from the Grand Prix. Visit MonteCarlo and its Casino Square (entrance not included, only open in the afternoon). Enjoy a scenic drive along the coast of the French Riviera. NOTES: This tour includes very extensive walking on inclined and cobblestone streets.
You'll go to both landmarks of the Principality of Monaco, Old Monaco and Monte Carlo. In Monaco (the Rock) you'll enjoy a guided walking tour of the old town and some free time to explore its colorful arched streets. In Monte Carlo you'll visit the world famous Grand Casino. The drive from and back to Villefranche is made on the very scenic Middle and Lower Corniche roads along the coast.
Note: There is no Gambling activity in the morning.
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.