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.
Begin with 35-mile drive on coastline east of Málaga. Enroute guide familiarizes you with area, Nerja town, and caves. Inside are stalagmites and stalactites, including 105-ft (32 m) high central column in Cataclysm Chamber. Following a staircase, arrive at Hall of Nativity, Proceed up steps into the Hall of Tusk, before taking stairs leading to vantagepoint above highest part of Hall of Cascade. Departing caves, see Roman Aqueduct as you leave Nerja for journey back to Málaga. Note: Must walk 1 mile over uneven, narrow cobblestone surfaces, uphill grades and 100+ steps. Actual viewing time in caves is about 45 mins. Caves are not wheelchair accessible.
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.