San Juan 2pm - 10pm
St Thomas 8am - 6pm
St Maarten 8am - 5pm
Nassau 1pm - 7pm


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PUERTO RICO


Old San Juan Walking Tour
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 37.00 (USD) | Child: 25.00 (USD)

A short bus ride to La Princesa Boulevard, where you will start your walking tour through fountains and around the city wall. This will be followed by a spectacular walk around the San Juan Bay thru San Juan Gate. You will have a photo break at la Rogativa Monument, and then continue the walk to San Felipe del Morro rotunda. You will then have time to visit the inside of the magnificent Castle, the San Felipe del Morro and its Museum. You will enjoy an amazing view of the San Juan Bay and continue walking thru the Ballaja Barracks Building, a visit to Las Americas Museum, Quincentennial Square, and San José Square. After enjoying the great architecture of San Jose Church and its surroundings you will go down Cristos street through the narrow cobblestone streets and balconies ending up at San Juan Bautista Cathedral and Cristo’s Chapel.

At the end of the walking tour you will have the option to enjoy shopping at la Fortaleza and Cristos street or a short walk back to the ship.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


El Yunque Rain Forest Tour
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 32.00 (USD) | Child: 32.00 (USD)

A popular side trip out of San Juan is to El Yunque Rain Forest. During the 1 1/2 hour drive, you'll pass towns and rural communities en route to one of Puerto Rico's finest spots of natural beauty. El Yunque encompasses 28,000 acres and reaches an elevation of 3,526 feet, so it is pleasantly cool. The rain forest averages 200-inches of rainfall a year, making the tropical woodlands lush. Upon arrival at Bao Grande, a natural swimming pool, you will depart on a 25-minute walk on Camimitillo trail. Along the way you'll see the artificial nest of the Puerto Rican parrot, flora and fauna of the Palo Colorado forest and other forest inhabitants. You will make a short stop at the interpretive station before re-boarding buses for a short ride to the Yohaku observation tower. You'll stop at Coca Waterfall, once believed to be the fountain of youth.

Note to guests taking this tour at the end of their cruise vacation: Please verify your flight time prior to booking. This tour is only available to guests with domestic flights departing from San Juan at 5:30 pm or later, or guests with international flights departing from San Juan at 6:30 pm or later. The tour will conclude at the airport. For IN-TRANSIT sailings to San Juan, this tour will return to the vessel.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


City Tour & Bacardi Rum Distillery
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 30.00 (USD) | Child: 30.00 (USD)

This tour takes you for a visit to view the massive ancient fortresses and the great stone walls that have protected the capital since the conquistadors built it in the 16th Century. A stop is made at the San Cristobal Fortress and here you have the opportunity to alight from the bus and explore the old fort at your leisure. This is an unaccompanied visit and guests should be aware that the walk into the fort includes a steep gradient. During the drive through the old city, you will see many restored buildings that give Old San Juan its Spanish colonial flavor. Afterwards, the tour continues to the world famous Bacardi Rum Distillery, where you will have the opportunity to learn about the San Juan history and the development of its unique sugar cane industry. You will enter the new Bacardi Amphitheater where you will see the complete history of the Bacardi family and the process of making rum. You will then visit the Bacardi museum where you will be able to smell the different kinds of Bacardi Rums and even sample the results. The tour will continue with a drive through the Condado and Isla Verde areas, where you can see the modern part of San Juan. For those participants finally disembarking, this tour terminates at the airport.

In-transit sailings: to San Juan this tour will return to the vessel. Disembarkation Tour: This tour is only available to guests with flights departing from San Juan at 5:30 pm or later.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Carabali Horseback Riding Tour
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 89.00 (USD) | Child: 89.00 (USD)

Located in the town of Luquillo, a one hour and 15 minute bus ride from the pier, is the Hacienda Carabali. This Hacienda provides stables for the fine Paso Fino and well-trained horses which are carefully matched to each rider's ability. Upon arrival at the farm, you will be taught the safety points and the basics of horseback riding on the Puerto Rican Paso fino horses. An experienced trail guide will lead you down the foothills of Puerto Rico's El Yunque Rain Forest, while you enjoy the incredible views and experience the stunning flora and fauna of this unique eco system. The fresh clear waters of the Mameyes River are perfect for cooling off, as you will have approximately one half hour to enjoy the stop. Don't forget your swimsuit if you plan to swim!!

Note: The horseback riding portion of the tour is 1 hour long. Long pants and enclosed shoes are recommended. This is a slow-paced, walking-only horseback ride. Guests must be at least 12 years of age and weigh less than 250 pounds in order to participate on this excursion. Bottled water and refreshments are included. No pregnant women are allowed.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


The Fortresses Walking Tour
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 39.00 (USD) | Child: 29.00 (USD)

Accompanied by your tour guide, you will take a short bus ride from the pier to San Cristobal Fortress located at the northeast rim of Old San Juan. You will visit the inside of this military fortification built in the 17th century. You will then continue your walk through San Sebastian Street and Norzagaray Street where you will enjoy the panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean and the influence of French and Spanish architecture of its private homes. You will walk by the Art and History Museum building with a short break at the Quincentennial Square. After enjoying this break you will continue on to the Castle of San Felipe del Morro for an inside visit of this amazing 5 acre fortification built during the 18th century. After visiting Fort San Felipe you will be escorted to Cristos Street where you can enjoy shopping or go back to the ship.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


ST THOMAS


The Best of St Thomas:
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 34.00 (USD) | Child: 24.00 (USD)

Enjoy the scenic views that have made St. Thomas one of the most popular destinations in the Caribbean. Departing from the dockside, your driver/guide will wind up the mountainside to St. Peter Greathouse, formerly a private hideaway for the rich. Enjoy a self-guided tour through the beautiful estate and landscaped grounds. While sipping a complimentary rum or fruit punch, gaze down at lovely Magen's Beach. The tour continues to the highest point on the island, Mountain Top. In addition to the many shops located here, you'll find a spectacular panoramic view. You have the option to end the tour in the shopping district or back at the ship.

Note: Due to city traffic, tour may be extended to 3 hours.
Shopping = Time permitting, limited shopping is available during the tour.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St John Island Tour:
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 46.00 (USD) | Child: 25.00 (USD)

Departing via ferry across Pillsbury Sound to Cruz Bay, you'll board an open-air safari bus for this scenic drive around the island. Your driver/guide will provide insights about the island's history and the beautiful foliage. You'll see white-sand beaches and views of the British Virgin Islands. You'll stop to view remnants of ruins from one of the last working plantations found on St. John. Back along the coast, you'll stop at scenic overlooks such as Cinnamon Bay, Trunk Bay, Hawksnest Bay and Caneel Bay overlooking the Rockefeller Plantation. The tour concludes at the dock in Cruz Bay, where you will board a ferry for the return journey to St. Thomas and the ship.

Tour duration varies due to your ship's departure time from port.

Note: Minimum age to participate is 4 years old.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St John Beach Tour:
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 52.00 (USD) | Child: 28.00 (USD)

Your tour departs by ferry from your cruise ship dock passing along the southeastern coast line of St. Thomas where you will see some of the lovely beaches and scenery of this island.

The ferryboat will carry you to the National Park dock in St. John and the main village. The Island of St. John is an unspoiled paradise of white sand beaches and lush National Park. You will be driven through the natural beauty of the National Park, viewing and photographing spectacular sights from the overlooks above Cruz Bay, Hawksnest Bay and famous Caneel Bay Plantation, a hotel resort developed by Laurence Rockefeller. The highlight of this tour is a visit to Trunk Bay, rated by the National Park as one of the ten most beautiful beaches in the world, and here, you will have approximately 1½ hours to swim, snorkel, or just relax on the beach. Snorkeling equipment and instructions are provided (weather permitting) for those who wish to explore the underwater, marked trails of coral and tropical fish.

There is a beach concession at Trunk Bay where you can purchase light refreshments such as sodas, beers, hot dogs, hamburgers, and chips. Trunk Bay is occasionally subject to sea swells and should this happen, snorkeling may be canceled with your safety in mind.

Tour duration varies due to your ship's departure time from port.

Note: Minimum age to participate is 4 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Atlantis Submarine
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours
Adult: 92.00 (USD) | Child: 48.00 (USD)

Explore the stunning tropical underwater world of St. Thomas from the spacious comfort and safety of the high-tech Atlantis XV Submarine. Experience the vibrant sea life and coral reefs of the Caribbean Sea–previously the reserve of scuba divers only. Marvel at the abundant varieties of sea life and keep an eye out for sharks, stingrays and turtles. Includes harbor cruise to dive site aboard SubQuest.

Note: Guests must be at least 3 feet tall in order to participate on this excursion.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Kon-Tiki Party Tour
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 36.00 (USD) | Child: 24.00 (USD)

Guests will be met shipside by the famous Kon-Tiki raft, which enjoys a well-deserved reputation as one of the liveliest party boats in the Caribbean. With the live steel band playing calypso, the Kon-Tiki will sail through the St. Thomas Harbor to calm waters over a beautiful coral reef. There you'll see coral, sponges and other marine life below through large glass-bottom viewers.

When the Kon-Tiki gets to Palm Fringed Bay, everyone will have a chance to swim, beach comb or sunbathe on this sandy beach.

The real partying begins when everyone comes back on board. The steel band picks up the tempo, the crew joins in and soon everyone is dancing. A limbo contest will follow.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Buck Island Sailing & Snorkeling Tour
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 58.00 (USD) | Child: 58.00 (USD)

Board a 35- to 45-foot privately owned yacht for a delightful sail out to beautiful, uninhabited Buck Island. After anchoring in a protected cove, you'll be provided with snorkel gear and given instruction by the crew.

There will be a guide in the water at all times to ensure your safety and to point out the beauty of the underwater world. After snorkeling, enjoy complimentary rum punch, beer, soft drinks and a light snack before setting sail for the return trip. Each yacht carries only six guests, ensuring a very special and personalized excursion.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Castaway Girl Barefoot Sail/Snorkel to Shipwreck
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 50.00 (USD) | Child: 32.00 (USD)

The highlight of your cruise will be experiencing the thrill of sailing on the fabulous 65’, “CASTAWAY GIRL” catamaran, to Ship Wreck Cove, in the famous Marine Park, Buck Island. The Castaway Girl is fast and very stable, having spacious sunbathing decks and a large comfortable cockpit for those of you prefering the shade, as you sail in the warm breezes on the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea. Spend one and one half hours snorkeling and exploring beautiful coral reefs filled with tropical fish, sea animals and turtles. The wartime shipwreck of the “Catanza C” lies 25' below the surface and is home to a wide variety of sea life. The friendly, experienced crew and instructors will provide all the assistance that you need as they snorkel with you pointing out the wonderous sights to be seen below. Enjoy complimentary tropical fruit punch drinks, along with other refreshments such as, beer, snacks, and great music on your relaxing homeward sail back to your ship.

Note: Minimum age to participate is 4 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Captain Nautica's Power Raft Snorkeling Tour
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 72.00 (USD) | Child: 62.00 (USD)

Board a 31-foot hard hull power raft to take you on a fast-paced and thrilling ride to the ultimate snorkeling adventure. You will visit two remote snorkeling locations between St. Thomas and St. John that are only accessible by boat. Exact locations vary depending on the prevailing sea conditions of the day.

You'll be provided with snorkel gear, snorkeling instruction and information about marine wildlife before plunging into the warm, clear water. You will have approximately one hour at each snorkeling location. On the return to Charlotte Amalie, enjoy complimentary snacks including shrimp cocktail and beverages while listening to island tunes.

Note: The minimum age in order to participate on this excursion is 5 years.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Tiger Ray - Ultimate Power Snorkel Adventure
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 15 Minutes
Adult: 92.00 (USD) | Child: 92.00 (USD)

A thrilling powerboat ride along the picturesque southern coast of St. Thomas will take you to the first of two incredible sites. There you will enjoy the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea. Your professional guide will provide you with all the necessary instruction to use your snorkel gear and scooter, and then take you along the surface on an unforgettable fun and informative marine life adventure amongst numerous species of colorful fish, beautiful coral reefs, and possible encounters with Green Sea Turtles. Upon your return, you will be served some fresh fruit, then its off on another exhilarating ride to a second site - a beautiful Caribbean beach where you can enjoy the best of both worlds, either snorkeling a reef or beaching it under the sun or palm trees.

Note: Minimum age to participate is 8 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


St. Thomas Panoramic Drive
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours
Adult: 24.00 (USD) | Child: 15.00 (USD)

This tour will give you a quick overview of St. Thomas, along with seeing some of the most renowned viewpoints on the island.

Your trip will take you from the pier to Mafolie Hill, where you will be able to see Bluebeard's Castle, where the infamous pirate Bluebeard used to spot unsuspecting galleons, as well as the town and harbor of Charlotte Amalie. You will also quickly stop at Drake's seat, where Sir Francis Drake is said to have climbed to on foot to review his pirate chasing fleet.

You will then travel the winding mountain roads to 'Mountain Top,' at 1400 feet above sea level. There you will have the famous view of Magen's Bay Beach, as well as views of numerous British Virgin Islands. You will then head back to the ship, with the option of being dropped off in town or taken back to the vessel.

Note: Guests dropped off in town will be on their own to return to the ship.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Thomas Helicopter Tour
Approximate Duration: 1 Hour 10 Minutes
Adult: 169.00 (USD) | Child: 169.00 (USD)

Your tour will start the moment you walk off the gangway, a representative will meet you there and escort you to your awaiting taxi for a short 20-minute drive through town to the helicopter base at the airport. Your driver will tell you about the history of downtown Charlotte Amalie as you drive by the historical buildings along the waterfront.

Upon arriving at the base you will be greeted and given a short safety briefing along with an explanation of some of the sites you can expect to see from the helicopter. Then it is off to board the aircraft. The first view you will have is the crystal clear waters of Lindberg Bay, along with the campus of the Virgin Islands University, heading out over Sub Base, which was an active submarine base in WWII. Entering the harbor at 500 feet, the view of downtown Charlotte Amalie and the St. Thomas Harbor with your cruise ship is spectacular. The helicopter will hover briefly in front of your ship for perfect pictures. As you fly towards Cruz Bay of St. John, the smallest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, you will see hurricane holes, Bluebeard's Castle, the passage ways to the British Virgin Islands, and if you are lucky, sea turtles and dolphins playing in the pristine waters of these islands. With a slight turn toward the east you will be taken by the west end of Tortola (the largest island in the British Virgin Islands.) As you turn back toward St. Thomas you will fly over Coral World, with its underwater aquarium. Then go up to 1,500 feet as you fly by Mahogany Run golf course known for its Devil's Triangle (13th 14th & 15th holes are out on a cliff) then enter Magen's Bay, rated one of the top ten beaches in the world by the National Geographic Society. Heading up to the crest of the north ridge of St. Thomas you will have another magnificent view of the harbor as you descend down to land back at the airport.

Once back on the ground a representative will open the doors, help you out and be happy to take your picture in front of the helicopter with your pilot. Then you will be escorted back to your awaiting taxi for the ride back to your cruise ship.

Notes: Maximum height is 6 ft 4 inches tall to participate. Maximum weight per guest is 220 pounds.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Kayak and Snorkel Adventure
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 72.00 (USD) | Child: 59.00 (USD)

A 30-minute transfer by van takes you to the Virgin Island's Eco Marina. Upon arrival you'll be outfitted in a life jacket. Your experienced guide will teach you about paddling techniques before you board a two-person kayak for your adventure. The tour heads south into the Marine Sanctuary. Along the way, your guide will point out the ecology of the mangrove, including bird habitats and fish spawning areas. After 45 minutes of paddling, you'll arrive at Bovoni Point for 45 minutes of snorkeling or combing the rocky beach. Then re-board your kayak for the return to the marina. Your transportation will be waiting for the return ride to the ship.

Note: These are “sit-on-top” style kayaks. There is a maximum weight restriction for participation of 250 maximum weight
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Water Island Bike Trip

Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 72.00 (USD) | Child: 72.00 (USD)

This tour is actually three tours combined into one. Begin with a special ferry ride through picturesque and historic St. Thomas harbor, passing the busy waterfront and buildings, some of which date back to the 17th century. The ferry glides past Hassel Island and into Frenchtown cut, docking at Water Island.

After a brief restroom stop, you will board the open-air bus for a short five-minute transfer to the highest point on the island, where you are outfitted with a mountain bike, helmet and water bottle. Start your bike tour on this quiet and interesting island along dirt paths.

Visit the site of the old Sugar Bird Hotel, which was the inspiration of Herman Wouks book, “Don't Stop the Carnival.” Watch for various species of wildlife that inhabit the island. The conclusion of your ride is at Honeymoon Beach, where you can swim and enjoy a complimentary drink before the return ferry ride to the pier. Bathrooms, showers and souvenirs for sale are also available on Honeymoon Beach.

Note: Much of the ride is on dirt paths and a bus follows the riders. Take a towel and swimwear for the beach and sensible shoes for biking. Participants should be in excellent health to join this active excursion. Also, participants should be aware that there are certain inherent risks involved in any cycling excursion. The minimum age to participate on this excursion is 8 years. Each participant must know how to use hand brakes.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Historic Blackbeard's Hill & Recommended Shopping
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 45 Minutes
Adult: 34.00 (USD) | Child: 20.00 (USD)

If you enjoy history and scenic beauty as well as the best shopping in the Caribbean, this tour is a must! First, a scenic ride along Skyline Drive will offer a breathtaking view of the Caribbean Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Magen’s Bay and Charlotte Amalie. At Drake’s Seat, enjoy a great photo stop of the town and harbour below before continuing on to Blackbeard’s Castle, where the historic part of your tour begins – first, with the age of the Caribbean pirates.

Your guide, a member of the St. Thomas Historical Trust, will lead you into the past through completely restored historical buildings set on approximately 5 acres of grounds dating as far back as the late 1600s. Historic structures include the world famous Blackbeard’s Castle and former manor houses Villa Notman, Crown House (once used by visiting Danish Royalty), Haagensen House, and Hotel 1829. Lush tropical gardens, terraces, fountains as well as St. Thomas’s unique and famous step street, or frigangs as the Danes called them, known as the 99 Steps, add to the splendour of the settings. Enjoy a rest at Hagensen House’s air-conditioned gallery where complementary fruit or rum punch is provided. At the completion of your tour, you’ll enter Emancipation Garden. At this point, you’re only a few short steps from the recommended stores and your guide will show you where to locate your transportation back to the ship, then you’re on your own to enjoy great duty-free shopping and/or sightseeing at your leisure.

Note: Guests must be able to walk approximately 0.75 mile with steps. Guests must also be in good health and physical condition. In order to allow you flexibility (or freedom) with your shopping experience, this excursion ends downtown. Guests are responsible for the return transportation to the ship.
Shopping = Time permitting, limited shopping is available during the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Skyride to Paradise Point
Approximate Duration: At Your Leisure
Adult: 15.00 (USD) | Child: 7.50 (USD)

The Paradise Point Tramway gently lifts guests from sea level to the most fantastic vista in the Caribbean, 700 feet above. Paradise Point features shops, a nature trail, a restaurant, a bar and a fantastic view of the harbor and cruise ships. For your enjoyment, there is a tropical bird show twice daily.

Experience this attraction at your leisure at any time during your day in St. Thomas. The starting point at the Tramway is a 5 - 10 minute walk from the pier. Don't forget your camera. This is a great tour to combine with another excursion.

Note: This tour duration is at the guest's discretion. Hours of operation are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Thomas Snuba
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 59.00 (USD) | Child: 59.00 (USD)

Snuba is designed for those who enjoy snorkeling and would like to experience the wonders of breathing underwater. It is very easy to learn, after a short orientation and skills practice along the shoreline, your instructor will take you on a guided underwater tour. As the maximum depth is 20 feet, it is perfect for fish watching and seeing the coral formations. There are no heavy tanks to carry as your tank floats effortlessly above you.

Note: The Minimum age for this tour is 8 years old. Participants must be in good health. This tour is not available for women who are more than three months pregnant. Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour. Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


St. John Eco Hike
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 54.00 (USD) | Child: 34.00 (USD)

Enjoy a ferry ride to tiny St. John, often described as The Emerald of the Caribbean because over half of St. John is part of the Virgin Islands National Park. After disembarking the ferry, the group will walk through the town of Cruz Bay and proceed to the Park entrance and the Lind Point Trail. Gently ascend 250 feet to the Lind Point Overlook for views of St. John, St. Thomas and surrounding islands. Along the trail, learn of the various inhabitants of St. John (Taino Indian, English, Spanish, Danish, African and American) as well as basic V.I. National Park history. Descend slowly towards Honeymoon Beach, continuously recognized as one of the top ten in the world, while learning of the plant life surrounding you and its traditional and modern medicinal usage.

Arrive at the beach for some leisure time where you can swim, sunbathe, or relax under a shady palm tree. From there, proceed to world-famous Caneel Bay Resort for a botanical tour of the grounds and a visit to one of St. Johns famous Danish sugar plantation ruins. Finally, taxi out of the Park and back to Cruz Bay. In town, take a while to shop or have a refreshing drink or ice cream before boarding your ferry back to the ship.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Turtle Cove Sailing & Snorkeling
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 54.00 (USD) | Child: 30.00 (USD)

Hoist the sails or just relax aboard the classic pirate schooner “DOUBLOON” or the state of the art catamaran “DANCING DOLPHIN” during a scenic tour to Turtle Cove. After anchoring at this deserted island, 3 miles south of St. Thomas, your crew will provide all snorkel equipment, including friendly instruction. Snorkel, swim and explore among fantastic coral formations, tropical fish and turtles for approximately 1 ½ hours- or just soak up the sun and scenery.

Don't forget your free Pirate Tattoos (temporary!) and website photos at Doubloon.com, along with complimentary mixed Caribbean Drinks, beers, sodas and snacks – all will be served during the fun filled sail back into beautiful St Thomas. Once you are safely back in St Thomas the party doesn’t stop!! Visit the Company Store for more fun, souvenirs, and free drinks. A true taste of Paradise to treasure forever!

Even though sea and weather conditions are rarely inclement at Turtle Cove, there is an alternate anchorage site available should a change become necessary. Dress in swim attire and cover up and don't forget your sun block and towel! Boat selection based on availability.

Note: Minimum age to participate is 5 years old. Vessels used are a 65' Schooner or 50' Catamaran. This tour is not recommended for guests with asthma or heart conditions.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Magen's Bay Beach Getaway
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 22.00 (USD) | Child: 16.00 (USD)

Acclaimed as one of the ten most beautiful beaches in the world, Magen's Bay is an ideal place for a getaway during your visit to St. Thomas. Your trip begins with a scenic drive, by open-air safari bus or van, to Drake's Seat with its spectacular view of Magen's Bay and surroundings. From there, it's on to Magen's Bay for approximately two hours of swimming, sunbathing and beachcombing before your return drive to the ship.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Island Drive & Coral World
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 39.00 (USD) | Child: 23.00 (USD)

From the pier, the tour proceeds across the island to the Coral World Underwater Observatory and Marine Park, St. Thomas' most unique attraction. The underwater observatory rises from the sea 100 feet offshore and houses a three-story tower. The lowest level provides a vantage point to view specimens in the open sea, including tropical fish and coral formations. See sharks up close in the Shark Shallows and many specimens of marine life in the Touch Pool. The Marine Garden Aquariums bring you an enhanced close-up view of the underwater world.

After the visit to Coral World, some of the islands spectacular views will be seen as the tour continues. A stop at Cassie Hill allows you to take photos of St. John and the British Virgin Islands. Along the way, overlook the harbor, the cruise ships and the town of Charlotte Amalie. Also, view magnificent Magen's Bay and Tortola, before descending back to the ship.

Note: The Coral World Observatory Tower is only accessible by stairs.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Mahogany Run Golf Course
Approximate Duration: 5 Hours
Adult: 137.00 (USD) | Child: 137.00 (USD)

Tom and George Fazio designed this outstanding course that winds along the coast, covered by the stately trees that give it its name. This is the tightest golfing layout you will find anywhere. Views of the water are startling, and holes like number 13, 14 and 15 the famous Devil's Triangle are postcard perfect. They are also treacherous with slippery greens and nasty roughs.

Price includes green fees, transportation and shared golf cart. Club rental $40.00 per person, Shoe rental $15.00 per person - Prices are not part of the golf package and are subject to change at anytime. Payable at the golf course only. PRICE VALID 10/01/05 - 12/17/05. 18 HOLES/PAR 70/6,022 YARDS/25 MIN FROM PORT.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Super Powered Snorkel
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 78.00 (USD) | Child: 78.00 (USD)

On your way to Coki point, you will get some great views of the ship and harbor, as well as the Sir Francis Drake channel with all the US and British Virgin Islands.

Upon arrival at the Dive Center at the Coral World Marine Park, you will be outfitted with all the snorkel gear needed. You will then go to Coki Beach and take off with your instructor after a short lesson. You will buzz along the reef keeping up with the marine life, and even venture around the Coral World tower to the end of Coki Point where the Caribbean and Atlantic Ocean meet. This area is filled with lush marine life fed by the nutrients of the gulfstream.

After your power snorkel, you'll have ample opportunity to enjoy some sun on the sand at Coki Point or do some normal snorkeling before you return to your ship. The order of this tour may be reversed.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Deep Blue Sea Helmet Dive
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 89.00 (USD) | Child: 89.00 (USD)

Try a marine odyssey on the floor of the Caribbean Sea. A marine expert will guide you and ONLY six others along a trail edged by a handrail, 10 to 18 Feet below the surface. Trek around coral reefs and see the abundant marine life up close and personal. The custom made SEA TREKKIN helmet will keep your hair and face dry and provide all the air, weight and stability you need. This is a SCI-tech adventure for anyone from 8 years or older, and requires no experience of any kind.

Note: The Minimum age for this tour is 8 years old and they must weigh at least 80 pounds. Participants must be in good health. This tour is not available for women who are more than three months pregnant.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Mahogany Run Golf Course Approximate Duration: 5 Hours
Adult: 180.00 (USD) | Child: 180.00 (USD)

Tom and George Fazio designed this outstanding course that winds along the coast, covered by the stately trees that give it its name. This is the tightest golfing layout you will find anywhere. Views of the water are startling, and holes like number 13, 14 and 15 the famous Devil's Triangle are postcard perfect. They are also treacherous with slippery greens and nasty roughs.

Price includes green fees, transportation and shared golf cart. Club rental $40.00 per person, Shoe rental $15.00 per person - Prices are not part of the golf package and are subject to change at anytime. Payable at the golf course only. PRICE VALID 12/18/05 - 06/04/05. 18 HOLES/PAR 70/6,022 YARDS/25 MIN FROM PORT.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Scuba Dive With Equipment
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 99.00 (USD) | Child: 99.00 (USD)

Explore the beauty of the Caribbean from below the surface. This two-tank scuba adventure will allow you to explore both a coral reef and a sunken shipwreck. There is abundant marine life, rarely a current, average water temperatures of 82 degrees and visibility often exceeding 100 feet. PADI instructors will lead you through the dive to ensure your comfort and safety.

Note: Tank and weights are included for all divers. Equipment package includes regulator, B.C., mask, fins and snorkel. To participate in this tour, you must be certified and have dived within the past 2 years. Participants must have a valid “C” card in their possession. The minimum age in order to participate on this tour is 12 years of age.

This tour is offered on the Brilliance of the Seas, the Serenade of the Seas, the Radiance of the Seas and the Grandeur of the Seas.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Scuba Dive Without Equipment
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 89.00 (USD) | Child: 89.00 (USD)

Explore the beauty of the Caribbean from below the surface. This two-tank scuba adventure will allow you to explore both a coral reef and a sunken shipwreck. There is abundant marine life, rarely a current, average water temperatures of 82 degrees and visibility often exceeding 100 feet. PADI instructors will lead you through the dive to ensure your comfort and safety.

To participate in this tour, you must be certified and have dived within the past 2 years. Participants must have a valid “C” card in their possession.

Note: Tank and weights are included for all divers. The minimum age in order to participate on this excursion is 12 years of age.

This tour is offered on the Brilliance of the Seas, the Serenade of the Seas, the Radiance of the Seas and the Grandeur of the Seas.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Discover Scuba Diving
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 99.00 (USD) | Child: 99.00 (USD)

If you have ever wanted to try scuba diving, here's your chance! Join in the fun of breathing underwater on the beautiful coral reefs of St. Thomas. After a short training session with your PADI instructor, you will explore a beautiful shallow reef. All equipment included.

Note: Some health restrictions apply. See the Explorations! Desk for details. The minimum age in order to participate on this excursion is 12 years of age.

Note: This tour needs completed PADI medical release form to participate.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


BOB Underwater Adventure
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 99.00 (USD) | Child: 99.00 (USD)

Experience the thrill of a lifetime with your own underwater motor scooter. BOB, the Breathing Observation Bubble, allows you to view the marvels of the sea and no diving experience is necessary! This one-of-a-kind excursion will last approximately 3 hours and begins when you board a 60-foot custom dive yacht for a cruise along the scenic coast line before arriving at a beautiful selected site to begin the BOB Excursion. Featured on the Discovery Channel and similar to an underwater motor scooter, BOB allows you to enjoy a guided underwater tour with the beautiful tropical reefs and colorful fish of the Caribbean. The tour also features some snorkeling adventures, an array of water toys and spacious sun decks so there's something for everyone. You will also be provided with snacks, refreshments, bathrooms and freshwater showers. Join the friendly, certified staff for the Aqua Adventures BOB Excursion and start making the memories of a lifetime!

Note: Guests must be at least 4 feet tall and 10 years of age in order to participate on this excursion. The maximum weight for this tour is 300 lbs.


Parasail
Approximate Duration: 45 Minutes
Adult: 79.00 (USD) | Child: 79.00 (USD)

Come fly the skies of St. Thomas. This tour will take you up to 600 feet above St. Thomas for a breathtaking and memorable flight. Minimum age is 12 years. Guests under 16 years of age must fly tandem with a parent. Everyone flies tandem.

Note: All flights are sold as tandem (two fly at once) as long as the maximum weight does not exceed 375 pounds. If the maximum weight is over 375 pounds then guests may fly solo.
Note: This tour is only offered on the Mariner, Adventure, Explorer, Voyager and Navigator of the Seas.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Accessible Shopping & Scenic Island Drive
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 42.00 (USD) | Child: 32.00 (USD)

All are welcome to relax in an open-air trolley with knowledgeable guides who share the history of St. Thomas. This relaxing passage takes you to Skyline Drive Overlook, exiting for shopping, refreshments & spectacular photo opportunities of Charlotte Amalie, capital of the US Virgin Islands and Port of St. Thomas, traveling along Drakes Seat and exiting the World-Famous MountainTop shopping village with magnificent views of Magens Bay, Hans Lollik, St. John & the BVI. Journey back through historical downtown with optional drop off at main shopping district in Charlotte Amalie. This tour is fully accessible.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


PADI Scuba Diver Certification Course
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 249.00 (USD) | Child: 249.00 (USD)

Most of the world is covered with water. Participate in the PADI Scuba Diver Course onboard and discover what you’ve been missing. This quick and easy course was designed with the vacationer in mind.

The PADI Scuba Diver program is a wonderful and exciting opportunity to explore the underwater world with the comfort and safety of having an experienced PADI SeaTrek Dive Instructor beside you every step of the way. Throughout the course you’ll learn the basics of diving through participation in pool dives, knowledge development sessions and 2 exciting open water dives in some of the best locations in the world. Upon completion of the short course, you will be awarded the PADI Scuba Diver certification. PADI certifications are the most recognized forms of diver education worldwide. Your certification is like a passport, allowing you beginner level access to some of the best diving in the world. It also allows you to pursue further training in diving.

Two boat training dives in the beautiful waters off the diving paradise St. Thomas in the USVI and you’ve earned your PADI Scuba Diving Certification. During your two training dives with your professional PADI SeaTrek Instructor, you’ll experience the fascinating underwater world. A short skill assessment will test your knowledge and underwater comfort level. Once you’ve completed both of these dives, you’re ready to begin a lifetime of underwater adventure!

Price includes: 2 Open Water training dives and all gear; except mask and snorkel. Successful completion of pool and academic training required prior to the dives, which is conducted on board ship. Scuba equipment is available for purchase at the SeaTrek Dive Shop on board at tax and duty free prices.

Duration: 4 1/2 hours in St. Thomas and approximately 12 hrs overall including pool dives and knowledge reviews.

Please print and fill out the attached PADI Medical History Questionnaire. A positive response on the medical history questionnaire does not necessarily mean you can’t dive, but you will need to consult with your physician prior to coming onboard. Also attached is the Physicians guide to the Diving Medical. This is a simple guide for your physician to use to determine if diving is safe and suitable for you.

Diving is an adventure like no other. Enjoy a fantastic cruise, and enjoy everything the sea has to offer, above and below the waves. Get out there. Minimum Age: 12 years old. Please note this course is only offered on the Adventure of the Seas, Explorer of the Seas, Mariner of the Seas and Navigator of the Seas.

Note: This tour needs completed PADI medical release form to participate.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Eco Boat, Hike & Snorkel of Cas Cay
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 59.00 (USD) | Child: 39.00 (USD)

Combine an adventure in inflatable boats, snorkeling a ship wreck, hermit crab racing, hiking, and exploration of a deserted island, all guided by naturalists!

While crossing the lagoon/bay in inflatable dinghies (self-drive up to 8 people with guide) you will pass trees filled with large green iguanas and nesting egrets.

Once at Cas Cay, you will enjoy a short and informative nature talk from the guides. Explore a Mangrove Forest and choose from the many hermit crabs in a friendly hermit crab race.

While walking around Cas Cay you will explore beaches with views over a fringing coral reef, an impressive Blow Hole and volcanic rock cliffs. Snorkel along the edge of a sea grass bed where you may see a nursery of juvenile lobsters, shrimp, barracuda, trunk fish, turtles, rays and conchs. Explore part of a sunken ship teeming with large French angel fish, porcupine fish, squirrelfish, tang, grunts, snappers, coral, sponges and long-spined sea urchins. Perfect for first time snorkelers, young and old alike. Masks, and snorkel gear, water, and snack provided. There is a wet landing, so please wear suitable shoes.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Screamin' Eagle
Approximate Duration: 1 Hour
Adult: 49.00 (USD) | Child: 42.00 (USD)

This 700 HP turbo-charged jet boat will take you on an incredible high speed harbor and coastline tour for 40 minutes of real fun and excitement! After a brief orientation you will cruise into beautiful St. Thomas harbor while your captain tells you some of the rich local history. Then it’s time to see what the Screamin’ Eagle can really do! You'll experience a mixture of fun commentary, beautiful scenery, crystal clear waters, warm sea spray and exhilarating speed along with breathtaking 180 degree spins, wild fishtails and awesome power brake stops!

Note: Guests should wear practical footwear, sunglasses with straps and sunscreen. Please note that participants very likely may be sprayed by seawater, and guests should wear clothing with this in mind. There will be stops for narration.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Sea Blaster Speedboat & Snorkel Tour
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 56.00 (USD) | Child: 49.00 (USD)

The 70' powerboat was specifically designed for snorkel excursions offering a stern platform for very easy access in and out of the water, 2 private restrooms, and fresh water showers. You will have an exhilarating ride, sometimes wet, around the coast of St. Thomas and anchor at Fish Island, a beautiful cove between St. John and St. Thomas, to either snorkel with the colorful local tropical fish, view underwater coral and other formations, or swim in the crystal clear warm Caribbean water. You may spot rays, turtles, starfish, and more. This tour is ideal for beginning and advanced snorkelers. You will view the spectacular coast line and beaches of the Virgin Islands and listen to Caribbean Music.

All snorkel equipment and expert instruction is provided. After snorkeling, unlimited complimentary Caribbean rum punch and snacks are served. (alternative snorkel location may be offered due to weather conditions)

Minimum age to participate is 5 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


St. Thomas Mini Boat Adventure
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 84.00 (USD) | Child: 84.00 (USD)

This is not your average adventure tour, in addition to visiting a beach and swimming in the beautiful emerald water of the Caribbean Sea, you will also have the opportunity to “Captain” your own vessel on these waters! This exiting escape begins with a brief Safari Bus ride to a beach where you boat and guide will be awaiting you. Your USCG licensed Guide will hand out life jackets and give a brief orientation of the use of the boats and a few simple rules to follow.

You will then head for the “Open Water” for a cruise along the Southern Coastline through the Emerald and Sapphire waters until you arrive at a hidden beach for a visit to a beautiful beach. Here you can bask in the warm Caribbean sun, swim in the gorgeous sea or experience snorkeling at one of the best area’s off St Thomas. Snorkel gear will be provided. Soft Drinks and Water will be made available at the beach. After a couple of hours you will then head back to the pick-up point to enjoy a complimentary Rum Punch before taking the Safari back to your ship.

Please note: The boats accommodate a maximum of (2). Minimum age to participate is 8 years old. The minimum age to drive the boat is 18 years old.
Strenuous = To fully participate may require extended periods of physical exertion, extensive walking, climbing, or biking. There may be numerous steps, inclines, cobblestones, and other rough terrain throughout the excursion. These excursions are the most active and have been designed for participants in excellent health and very good physical condition.


Coral Land & Coral Sea
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 52.00 (USD) | Child: 46.00 (USD)

From your ship, enjoy a scenic ride over the hills of St. Thomas to Coral World Marine Park. The friendly and knowledgeable staff will greet you at the front steps and guide you the short distance to the dock. The sci-tech semi-submarine, Nautilus, will be awaiting you, ready to take you on an undersea adventure. Round Coki Point and savor beautiful, natural, undersea coral gardens with myriad tropical fish in all colors of the palette. You are right there six feet below the surface, close enough to touch it seems. Explore the grass beds for turtles and stingraysand maybe, just maybe, spot a seahorse. The Nautilus diver will conduct a fish feeding in the water to bring the fish right to your viewing port.

Then debark to continue the adventure inside Coral World with its Caribbean Reef Encounter, filled with an amazing array of sea creatures beyond even what you were able to see on Nautilus. The Marine Gardens have twenty-one jewel-like aquariums that bring you eye-to-eye with the oceans most interesting fauna and flora. You will definitely see seahorses there. Also, a new exhibit of glow fish - the first DNA produced marine life - are there, as well. Juvenile sharks make their home in the Shark Shallows while larger sharks and friends are on display at the Predator Tank in the Undersea Observatory. Be interactive at the Touch Pool with sea stars and sea cucumbers. Or dance with a mystical Mocko Jumbie just twelve feet tall! Be entertained, Caribbean style, with a coconut cutting demonstration, or spend time with the tropical birds on the Blue Terrace.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Ultimate Island Experience
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 42.00 (USD) | Child: 28.00 (USD)

Everything you would want to, and should experience in St. Thomas, all packed into one complete tour - a cornucopia of beaches, spectacular down island views, historical locations, and ultimate shopping experiences. This tour provides all the elements for a perfect day in paradise.

Your day begins with a scenic ride along Skyline Drive offering the most breathtaking views of Charlotte Amalie Harbour, the Caribbean Sea, Atlantic Ocean, many other of the Virgin Islands, and Magen's Bay. At Drake's Seat, enjoy a great photo stop of these spectacular views before continuing down to the heart-shaped beach at Magen's Bay, rated by many travel magazines as one of the top ten beaches in the world. Your visit at Magen's gives you two hours of sun, swimming and fun before continuing on to famous Blackbeard's Hill. Step back into the age of the Caribbean pirates and explore the 17th century Blackbeard's Castle. See the world's largest collection of life-sized pirate sculptures, crafted in copper and bronze.

Prior to exploring the historic surroundings of Blackbeard's Hill, relax in the sun and enjoy any of the three delightful swimming pools - perhaps while imbibing an island cocktail from the bar. You can leave the disinterested members of your group by the pool and take a self-guided tour that will lead you into the past through completely restored historical buildings set on approximately 5 acres of grounds dating as far back as the late 1600s. Historic structures include the world famous Blackbeard's Castle and former manor houses Villa Notman, Crown House (once used by visiting Danish Royalty), Haagensen House, and Hotel 1829. Lush tropical gardens, terraces, fountains, as well as St. Thomas' unique and famous step street, or frigangs as the Danes called them, known as the 99 steps, add to the splendor of the settings. At your leisure, hop aboard one of the continuous shuttle buses or take a short walk via the famous 99 steps to Main Street to indulge your passion for the great recommended shopping in St. Thomas. However you choose to spend your day is up to you - it's all there.

Note: This tour lasts approximately 4 - 6 hours, depending on personal touring and shopping time. In order to allow you flexibility (or freedom) with your shopping experience, this excursion ends downtown. Guests are responsible for the return transportation to the ship.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Turtle Cove Sail with Power Snorkel
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 72.00 (USD) | Child: 72.00 (USD)

While enjoying the regular Turtle Cove Sail & Snorkel tour why not ADD the “Tyger Ray Aqua Scooter” to your excursion! This way it will be double the FUN!

Guests will be given their own “Tyger Ray Aqua Scooter” which is a compact, handheld power scooter that tows you along at up-to 2 knots. This allows you to glide through the snorkel sites and explore the beauty of the underwater world with a minimum amount of effort.

After snorkeling, complimentary beverages and snacks are included. Alcoholic beverages will be served only after in-water activities are completed.

Minimum age to participate is 12 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


ST MAARTEN


Scuba Dive With Equipment
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 109.00 (USD) | Child: 109.00 (USD)

Here is a chance for you to visit just a few of the 50+ dive sites available in waters around St Maarten. In less than 5 minutes, a drive to the dive center will be provided for you to register and be outfitted with the dive gear you require. You will then board the dive boat where the divemasters and instructors will give you a detailed dive briefing before heading out to the dive sites. Taking a maximum of 6 guests each, the divemasters will then lead you on two dives with a surface interval between each dive.

The dive site will be chosen prior to your dive based on prevailing weather conditions and mooring availability. All of the sites vary between 50 – 75 ft in depth and are suitable for all levels of experience. When possible a combination of 1 reef, 1 wreck dive will be chosen with safety being the priority. In St. Maarten there is the opportunity to view a wide array of tropical life including sharks, stingrays, turtles, eagle rays, school of barracuda, horse eyed jacks and the occasional inquisitive dolphin passing by.

Note: You will be required to present proof of certification to participate. Minimum age of 12 years. This tour is limited to certified divers who have been on a dive within the last two years.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


St. Martin Mountain Bike Adventure
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 78.00 (USD) | Child: 78.00 (USD)

Before setting out from the waterfront in the French Capital of Marigot, you will be outfitted with a bike, safety gear and given a safety orientation. Departing the waterfront, you will pass a planned marina before reaching the off-road portion of your tour. Head out along the stunning coastline towards the only steep hill on your adventure. Once at the top, experience breathtaking views of the city of Marigot and the island of Anguilla. Still hugging the coastline, the trail turns into an exhilarating downhill ride. Ride through the rural village Colombier, set deep in a valley where a rest stop will be made. Once back on the trail, you’ll glide down and out of the valley and through Friar's Bay Village where you will view an old plantation house en route to Friar's Bay Beach. There, you will be served a complimentary beverage and have an opportunity to take a refreshing swim before boarding the bus for the return trip to the ship.

Note: Open-toed shoes not allowed. Minimum age is 12 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Butterfly Farm & Marigot
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 38.00 (USD) | Child: 30.00 (USD)

This narrated tour will take you around the two nation island St. Maarten, enabling you to see magnificent scenery and get some good picture opportunities.

You will be watching Nature at work in the Butterfly Farm, as you step into a tropical area with hundreds of butterflies fluttering around you. You will have a guided tour explaining about the butterflies and about butterfly gardening also. You will have a complimentary beverage and some time to wander around the gift shop before going to the next stop on the tour, Marigot.

Marigot is the capital of the French side, and is known for its sidewalk cafes, colorful open air markets, and duty free shops. You will have some time in town before returning to the pier.

Note: The order of the tour may change.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Maarten Island Tour
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 23.00 (USD) | Child: 14.00 (USD)

Experience a visit to two countries, Holland and France, on one tour. Departing from the Dutch capital, Philipsburg, you'll drive through town and past the Great Salt Pond. At the border between the Dutch and French sides of the island, you'll stop and see the monument signifying different countries. Then drive through the district of Orleans, once the capital of the French side, before continuing to Orient Bay for a spectacular view of Orient Beach, Pinel Island and St. Barts. In the village of Grand Case, you'll see old country-style living, restaurants and a lovely beach. You'll continue on to Marigot for approximately 30 minutes of browsing among the shops and cafes, or just sit back and take in the French atmosphere. On your return drive, a stop will be made at a scenic lookout.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Pinel Island Snorkel Tour
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 37.00 (USD) | Child: 37.00 (USD)

From Dutch St. Maarten, enjoy a scenic bus ride to French Cul-de-Sac where you will board a small tender for a short transfer to beautiful Pinel Island to begin your snorkeling adventure. Wade in from the beach with an instructor to guide you through the coral reefs inhabited by tropical fish. Snorkeling instruction, mask, fins and life vest are provided. Explore the island, swim or sunbathe on the sandy beaches or browse the boutiques. Restrooms and safe storage are provided.

Note: There is a possibility that some nudity may be observed on the beach at Pinel Island. Availability of snorkeling is subject to local weather conditions. Minimum age to participate is 3 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Explorer Cruise & Grand Island Tour
Mild
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 54.00 (USD) | Child: 27.00 (USD)

Enjoy a scenic drive with photo stop along the south coast of St. Maarten, before joining the double-decked catamaran Explorer waiting in the lagoon. As you cruise around Simpson Bay, enjoy unlimited rum punch, while listening to a live local calypso singer. The Explorer has two decks with plenty of sundeck or shade and two bars. On arrival at Marina Royale, which is in the heart of Marigot, the French capital of the island, enjoy time for shopping or browsing.

After your free time, join the bus for a tour of St. Maarten. Pass through Grand Case, Cul-De-Sac and Orient Bay. The driver/guide will point out places of interest and tell you a little of the history of the island. A short stop will be made at the lookout for a breathtaking view of the north side of the island and then past the French Quarter back to the Dutch side and its capital, Philipsburg.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Seaworld Explorer
Mild
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 40.00 (USD) | Child: 26.00 (USD)

Your tour will leave Philipsburg, on the Dutch side of the island, and drive up the eastern side to the second largest town in St. Martin, Grand Case, a quaint, unspoiled fishing village surrounded by an idyllic bay.

Here at Grand Case Pier, you will board the Seaworld Explorer, a semi-submarine, which takes you on a 60-minute narrated tour of the coral reefs surrounding Creole Rock. Seaworld Explorer is a state-of-the-art semi-submarine developed in Australia for use on the Great Barrier Reef. The vessel does not submerge; you descend into the hull of the boat and sit in air-conditioned comfort five feet below the surface of the water, exploring sea life through individual, clear glass windows. The highlight of this trip is when a diver is surrounded by schools of feeding fish and green and spotted moray eels, which he feeds right in front of your window. A knowledgeable marine expert will provide you with information on the amazing underwater world around, and will be happy to answer questions. On the return trip to shore, the crew will serve you a complimentary drink, which you can enjoy along with the magnificent view of Grand Case Bay and Creole Rock.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


America's Cup Sailing Regatta
Waiver Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 84.00 (USD) | Child: 84.00 (USD)

Dennis Conner’s America’s Cup winning Stars & Stripes, Canada II and True North are yours for this once in a lifetime adventure. The expert crew will show you exactly what to do in your “crew members” position.

Then it's off to the racecourse… grind a winch… trim a sail… punch a stop watch, or just sit back, relax, and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. For this unique adventure… this highlight of your holiday, previous sailing experience… is NOT necessary!

After the race enjoy the complimentary victory rum punch party, while you browse through the museum souvenir boutique, where Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

Note: Should you choose to participate in the actual sailing of the yacht, please be advised that this can be strenuous and, as a participant, you must determine your own limitations. The minimum age in order to participate on this excursion is 7 years of age, however, any participants 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult or guardian.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


St. Martin Beach Rendezvous
Meals Mild
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 54.00 (USD) | Child: 38.00 (USD)

“Rendezvous” at one of the newest and trendiest restaurants in French St. Martin and is located on one of the Caribbean’s best beaches. En route to Orient Bay, your guide will provide interesting narrative and a brief history of the island. Orient Bay is acclaimed as the French Riviera of the Caribbean with over 1.5 miles of white-sand beaches fringed by coconut palms and sea grapes. A barbecue lunch including a beverage is served at tables on the beach. Lounge chairs are provided.

Note: Because this excursion stops adjacent to Club Orient Naturist Resort, there is a possibility that some nudity may be observed.
Meals = Most tour departures complement the ship's meal service hours. If a meal is served on an excursion, it will be designated with this symbol.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Land & Sea Island Tour
Shopping Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 54.00 (USD) | Child: 39.00 (USD)

This tour combines the best of St. Martin, on land and under the sea. Leave Philipsburg and drive up the east side to Grand Case, a quaint fishing village surrounded by an idyllic bay where you board the Seaworld Explorer, an air-conditioned semi-submersible, for a 45-minute narrated tour of the coral reefs around Creole Rock.

Your tour continues to Marigot for approximately one hour, where you can explore sidewalk cafes, the open-air market and shops. Return to Philipsburg on the West Coast via Cole Bay Lookout.

Note: The order of the tour may change.
Shopping = Time permitting, limited shopping is available during the tour.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Golden Eagle Island Sailaway
Mild
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 75.00 (USD) | Child: 42.00 (USD)

Sail in style on this exciting and unique Caribbean adventure aboard one of the Golden Eagle's fleet of catamarans. Red carpet and bow ties - go first class! Enjoy snacks and an open bar while experiencing the thrill of sailing at up to 20 knots in the sparkling waters. Count the flying fish while lying in the nets or lazing in the shade of the 80-foot-tall sail. The catamaran will nuzzle her bow into a fabulous sandy beach for swimming in a quiet cove, bobbing around on a noodle float or snorkeling. Homeward bound, listen to great music and relax. Snorkel equipment, mask, fins, snorkel instruction, safety vest, and beach floats are provided.

Note: Guests may have to get into the water in order to access the beach. Further, there is a possibility that some nudity may be observed on the beach. Guests 17 years of age and younger, must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum age to participate is 4 years old.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Shipwreck Snorkel Adventure
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 45.00 (USD) | Child: 45.00 (USD)

You will begin your adventure upon boarding a motorized snorkeling vessel. You can relax during the scenic cruise across Philipsburg harbor. Once at Shipwreck Cove, certified instructors will give you a mask, snorkel, fins, floatation vest and instruction. The snorkeling staff will guide you through an undersea world of coral reefs and wrecks inhabited by tropical fish. Unlimited fruit and rum punch will be served after snorkeling. This vessel is wheelchair accessible.

The minimum age to participate is 8 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Kayak and Snorkel Adventure
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 68.00 (USD) | Child: 56.00 (USD)

The tour leaves from the clean sandy Port De Plaisance after a short kayak and snorkeling instruction by the guide. You will paddle through the Simpson bay Lagoon and under the Simpson bay Bridge along the Pelican Key Estates, a beautiful residential area on the coast. You will the go past the quiet inlet of Kim Sha Bay until you reach a small beach at the Pelican Resort.

This is where you will pull up your kayak and have a 10-minute snorkeling instruction by your guide. You will swim along with your guide for 5 minutes to the shallow reef at Pelican Rock, where you will spend 45 minutes to an hour looking at the beautiful world undersea. Elegant Angel Fish, brightly coloured Parrot Fish and hundreds of reef fish are just a few of the amazing creatures you will glimpse in this serene location. There is a beautiful sandy beach where you can rest if you feel the need to. On the way back along the Pelican coast, the guide will point out the neighbouring islands of Saba, St. Eustatius and St. Kitts that can be seen clearly from this southern side of St. Maarten (weather permitting).

Upon arrival at the Port de Plaisance Beach, a cold drink will be served to you and your fellow paddlers.

NOTE: Minimum age to participate is 9 years old, and the maximum weight for participation is 350 pounds.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Scuba Dive Without Equipment
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 99.00 (USD) | Child: 99.00 (USD)

Here is a chance for you to visit just a few of the 50+ dive sites available in waters around St Maarten. In less than 5 minutes, a drive to the dive center will be provided for you to register and be outfitted with the dive gear you require. You will then board the dive boat where the divemasters and instructors will give you a detailed dive briefing before heading out to the dive sites. Taking a maximum of 6 guests each, the divemasters will then lead you on two dives with a surface interval between each dive.

The dive site will be chosen prior to your dive based on prevailing weather conditions and mooring availability. All of the sites vary between 50 – 75 ft in depth and are suitable for all levels of experience. When possible a combination of 1 reef, 1 wreck dive will be chosen with safety being the priority. In St. Maarten there is the opportunity to view a wide array of tropical life including sharks, stingrays, turtles, eagle rays, school of barracuda, horse eyed jacks and the occasional inquisitive dolphin passing by.

Note: You will be required to present proof of certification to participate. Minimum age of 12 years. This tour is limited to certified divers who have been on a dive within the last two years.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Discover Scuba Diving
Waiver Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 99.00 (USD) | Child: 99.00 (USD)

If you have ever wanted to try Scuba Diving but never found the time, then the time is now! You will receive a detailed lecture, be shown the equipment you will be using and taught some basic scuba diving skills. After the training and orientation session you will experience the undersea world to view the diverse tropical marine life, coral reefs and sunken wrecks. This shallow introduction to scuba diving is designed for the non-diver and is easy, safe and fun. Your course and dive tour will be conducted by a PADI certified dive instructor to ensure your safety and maximize your enjoyment.

Note: Some health restrictions apply. See the staff at the Shore Excursion Desk for details.
Minimum age: 12 years old.
Note: This tour needs completed PADI medical release form to participate.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


St. Maarten Rhino Rider Adventure
Strenuous
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 84.00 (USD) | Child: 84.00 (USD)

Experience on-the-water excitement with these two-man RHINO RIDERS – zippy 10’ inflatable motorboats that are yours to command for a couple of hours of fun in the sun!

At the RHINO RIDER base in the calm waters of Simpson Bay Lagoon, you’ll be welcomed by staff that will offer basic instruction. You’ll then have the opportunity to acquaint yourself with the boats, prior to starting off on your adventure. Following a guide, you’ll maneuver safely through the anchorage of hundred of boats and alongside mega yacht marinas, then exit the lagoon into Marigot, the French capital. View historic Fort Louis, which overlooks the bay, and continue along the picturesque coastline to relax at Happy Bay, your final destination. It’s your choice, whether you hike the trail, snorkel the reef (we’ll provide the gear), or build sandcastles on the secluded beach. The time is yours to enjoy the beautiful surroundings.

Note: Guests 17 years of age and younger must be accompanied by a parent of guardian. Guests must be a minimum of 18 years of age to drive boats. The minimum age to participate in this tour is 10 years of age. Further, the maximum weight of combined participants is 400 pounds. This tour is not suitable for guests with back problems, guests who are pregnant, or non-swimmers.
Strenuous = To fully participate may require extended periods of physical exertion, extensive walking, climbing, or biking. There may be numerous steps, inclines, cobblestones, and other rough terrain throughout the excursion. These excursions are the most active and have been designed for participants in excellent health and very good physical condition.


St. Maarten Snuba & Snorkel
Waiver Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 89.00 (USD) | Child: 89.00 (USD)

This combination tour will allow you to experience the wonders of the undersea world without the need for cumbersome dive gear. No certification is necessary. Your instructor will provide the basics of this simple, easy and fun system, a 20 foot air hose connected to a tank on the surface, before leading you off our custom built snorkeling boat on your adventure in 12-20 feet of water. You will also have time to snorkel the old fashioned way at Shipwreck Cove. All necessary equipment (mask, snorkel, fins and air supply) is provided. This tour is fun for the whole family from 8 years old to 80 years young. Lively music, bar and boutique on board as well as ample sun decks and shade. Bottomless complimentary Rum Punch or Fruit Punch after snorkeling, other beverages available for purchase. Restrooms are provided.

Note: The Minimum age for this tour is 8 years old. Participants must be in good health. This tour is not available for women who are more than three months pregnant.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Hidden Forest Adventure Tour With Lunch
Strenuous
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 15 Minutes
Adult: 74.00 (USD) | Child: 74.00 (USD)

You will be escorted to the seldom visited center of St. Maarten to Loterie Farm, a nature's collection of vegetation on an old Plantation settlement. Upon arrival, you will be introduced to your guide and issued a bottle of water before setting off into the forest.

The hike takes approximately one hour along a trail through rainforest canopy climbing out of the hidden canyon into the heights of Pic Paradis. Your guide will point out and explain features en route, including a fresh water stream and secret spring, ancient mango trees, the famous Guavaberry trees, a historic look-out point, and the origin and use of hundreds of species of tropical plants and trees.

Upon return you will have complimentary drinks of Rum or Fruit Punch at the Hidden Forest Cafe. The Hidden Forest Cafe is well known on the island for its cuisine, and you will have a tasty lunch before going back to the ship.

Note: Sensible walking/hiking shoes are required, and guests should be prepared for moderate exercise. Recommended minimum age for participation in this tour is 4 years old. A stop can be made in town before the ship, but the guest will be responsible for making their own way back (which is approximately $3.00/person).
Strenuous = To fully participate may require extended periods of physical exertion, extensive walking, climbing, or biking. There may be numerous steps, inclines, cobblestones, and other rough terrain throughout the excursion. These excursions are the most active and have been designed for participants in excellent health and very good physical condition.


St. Maarten 4 x 4 Safari
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 89.00 (USD) | Child: 89.00 (USD)

This tour gives a chance to the adventuresome to get away from the crowds and share with fellow guests a 4×4 experience on off trails and some regular island roads. You will be able to enjoy wonderful views of incredible St. Maarten and neighboring islands from vantage points not normally accessible to the general public.

The convoy will explore several rustic areas with special emphasis on popular island attractions, including the famous gourmet mecca at Grand Case and the scenic lookout at Cole Bay Hill offering a view of the famous Simpson Bay Lagoon and neighboring islands. A stop off at Mullet Bay Beach will allow you to enjoy a refreshing swim in the Caribbean waters before continuing the adventure…

There will be a full hour to explore the shops, markets and restaurants at the French capital, Marigot before the caravan proceeds to famous Orient Beach and a wonderful Caribbean beach facility. Lunch is not included in this tour and beach chairs, umbrellas and drinks are available at an additional charge.

After a couple of hours at the beach, the group will head back to the starting point via Oyster Pond and the scenic Dawn Beach area.

Note: Driving responsibilities can be rotated and guests planning to drive must be 25 and have a valid driver’s license. All vehicles must remain with the group throughout the tour and the minimum age is six.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Shore Snorkel
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 5 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 45.00 (USD) | Child: 45.00 (USD)

You will be met at the pier after which, the bus takes you on a short drive through the Dutch Capital of Phillipsburg to Beach Resort. Upon arrival you are greeted by instructors who explain and distribute the usage of snorkel equipment.

These expeditions are then supervised for the two hour period you are allowed to snorkel for, amongst the abundance of tropical fish.

Note: After this you are then transported back to the pier.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


The Best of St. Maarten
Mild
Approximate Duration: 7 Hours
Adult: 109.00 (USD) | Child: 94.00 (USD)

After a narrated drive from Phillipsburg through the countryside to French Cul de Sac, you will take a short shuttle boat ride over to Pinel Island, a tropical paradise offering some of the best snorkeling in St Maarten. Instructors will give an orientation, issue the equipment and escort you to the best areas for underwater viewing.

After two hours, you will return to the main land and drive to the French Capitol of Marigot for two full hours to explore the boutiques, street markets and side walk cafes.

Then you will embark a motorized, catamaran yacht for a cruise in the famous lagoon, whilst enjoying rum or fruit punch, iced tea or soft drinks as well as the excellent scenery.

After crossing the imaginary borderline between the French and the Dutch waters you arrive at Simpson Bay for the return drive to the ship.

Note: Lunch is not included in this tour as there are many cafes and restaurants to choose from in Marigot.
Note: Guests are reminded to bring their swimwear, towels and sunscreen. Tour order may be reversed.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Deep Sea Fishing Expedition
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 199.00 (USD) | Child: 199.00 (USD)

Enjoy the excitement of deep-sea fishing aboard a fully equipped sport fishing boat.

It’s just a three minute drive by mini bus to the Great Bay Marina where your captain and crew will be waiting to take you trolling the deep blue waters with possibilities of catching Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Dorado, Wahoo and even Barracuda. Ice-cold beers, sodas and juices will be offered.

An exciting day is guaranteed even if one does get away!

Note: Under 16 requires adult supervision.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Marigot Yachting Shopping and Lunch
Mild
Approximate Duration: 5 Hours
Adult: 89.00 (USD) | Child: 89.00 (USD)

After a narrated bus ride from Phillipsburg to Simpson Bay, you will embark a motorized catamaran yacht for a one hour scenic cruise around the lagoon to observe the luxury homes, mega yachts and beautiful scenery as you cross the imaginary border line between the Dutch and the French waters. Complimentary rum or fruit punch, iced tea, and sodas will be offered.

There will be two full hours to enjoy the attractive port capitol of Marigot with its sidewalk cafes, open-air markets and duty-free shops.

Lunch will be served at a lovely restaurant overlooking the Marina and then the party continues for the return cruise to Simpson Bay and the drive back to the ship.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Maarten Sensation & Beach Break with Lunch
Mild
Approximate Duration: 6 Hours
Adult: 62.00 (USD) | Child: 52.00 (USD)

After you meet on the pier you will be driven through the Dutch Capital of Phillipsburg, continuing on into the countryside and hills, which offer wonderful views. Your first stop is Cole Bay Hill, offering picturesque views and photo opportunities. You will travel through typical Caribbean villages, across the border to Marigot. Here you will have the chance to stroll through this quaint French Colonial Capital.

The tour then proceeds through Grand Case and onto Orient Beach, where you will have time to enjoy the beach. Enjoy a welcome drink, bbq lunch and a beach lounge chair which are all included within the excursion. After enjoying Orient Beach and facilities, you will re-board your transportation for a scenic drive through the French Quarter before arriving back at the cruise ship pier.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Afternoon Beach Bash
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 39.00 (USD) | Child: 20.00 (USD)

If you are the kind of person who likes to shop til you drop in the morning or just do not want to rush and have lunch on the ship, then you may be wondering how to spend the afternoon? Why not take a trouble free trip to the beach with us and take advantage of what St Martin is famous for its beaches.

Unwind on one of the Caribbeans best beaches, Orient Bay. You will be driven in air-conditioned transportation to the beach and be greeted by one of our guides who will orient you with all the facilities. You will be supplied with a lounge chair and cushion in an area reserved just for you, and you will also enjoy unlimited rum or fruit punch!

For approximately two hours you can just relax in the sun, swim or explore the one and a half miles of beach. You can also take advantage of the largest selection of water sports on the island (at additional cost), including parasailing, wave runners and non-motorized craft. We have gift shops and you can even get a massage, you name it - we have it! We are the beach experts!

Note: Because this excursion stops adjacent to Club Orient Naturist Resort, there is a possibility that some nudity may be observed.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Maarten Art Tour
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 47.00 (USD) | Child: 35.00 (USD)

This tour takes you around the island through St. Martin’s / St. Maarten’s most charming local districts to visit the island’s own elite group of talented artists.

Your tour will begin in picturesque French Oyster Pond, where you enter into the quaint home and gallery of Dona Bryhiel. Dona is a well-known artist of the modern figurative style and mixed media. She has a definite and pronounced Flare: many rapid strokes of the pen or brush.

Your tour then proceeds further on into Oyster Pond, to the home and studio of, Marie Moine, who continues the French tradition of “ big fire earthenware”. Her “creole paintings” are exclusive freehand creations rich with many colors. Collectors highly regard, Marie, for her “fingertip passion”.

The next stop will be at the home and studio of Minguet, whose lithographs, oils and watercolors burst forth in explosions of incredible colors. This is followed by a visit to Concordia, a bustling suburb of Marigot, where you enter the home of Francis Eck, French professional artist, modern figuration school. He is well traveled through prestigious international exhibitions: Paris, London, Tokyo, Geneva and recently, Art International New York 98. His work has the advantage of an official quotation, and inspires many writings from international critics.

Your tour then proceeds to Dutch St Peters where you will enter the home of Ruby Bute, a proud daughter of the soil. Painting has always been her life and joy. In her watercolors, oils, acrylics and pastels, one can enjoy St. Martin’s culture and the natural beauty of her island and it’s people.

The final stop will be at “Maximilian’s Art in the garden Gallery,” located in Midtown Philipsburg, Dutch Sint Maarten. This gallery in a garden setting is a unique feature on the island whereby original paintings (and prints) by artist Maximilian are being displayed amongst plants and flowers. From Realism to Abstract, you will find original works in oil, pastel and/or acrylic. Considered as one of the most successful artists on Dutch St. Martin, with numerous exhibitions locally as well as in Washington DC, New York and Cuba, his work has been the target of international collectors as well as of local patrons. This is an opportunity you don’t want to miss!

This 3 to 3 ½ hour tour offers a fascinating insight into the world of some of the Caribbean’s most brilliant artistic minds. Tour participants, if they wish, can acquire a work of art. Prices range extensively from a few dollars for a set of postcards or prints to thousands of dollars for one oil painting.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Maarten Natural Wonders
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 49.00 (USD) | Child: 49.00 (USD)

Experience the full beauty of Natural St. Maarten on a tour that takes you on a journey of discovery. After boarding your air-conditioned bus at the dock, you will make the scenic trip to some of St. Martin’s best ecological attractions and areas. First you will travel along Philipsburg’s natural salt ponds where your knowledgeable guide will provide interesting information regarding the importance of the salt ponds to the eco-system.

You will then arrive at the St Martin Park where a guide will introduce you to some very unique residents, including an amazing array of parrots -Blue and Gold, Green-winged and Scarlet Macaws. You will have an opportunity to see the Caribbean and American Tropics come alive, with 80 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates displayed in a tropical, garden setting. From the Jamaican Fruit Bats in the Bat Cave, to the monkeys on Monkey Island, you will be touched by the great care given to these special animals.

After enjoying a beverage at the Monkey Bar, your tour continues through the mountainous Middle Region, and heads for the area of Oyster Pond. Along this picturesque eastern coastal road, you can view St. Barths, Tintemarre, and the many smaller islets that dot the Caribbean Sea. A brief stop allows you to climb a small wooden lookout at Baie D’Embouchure. Your guide will discuss the environmental importance of the reefs and the Mangroves that can be seen from this area before heading back into the interior, passing mangrove colonies along the way. Your well-informed guide will continue to point out interesting facts about the island’s flora on fauna including the interesting medicinal use of island “bush tea”.

Your tour continues on and skirts the eastern shore of Simpson Bay Lagoon before starting back towards Great Bay. From the vantagepoint at the top of Cayhill, the islands of Saba, Statia, St. Kitts, Nevis and Anguilla are all visible. Enjoy a brief photo opportunity here as your guide discusses the geological details of St Martin including the history of it’s formation millions of years ago. You will then head back to Philipsburg, passing Belair Fresh Pond which is fringed with mangroves and home to nineteen species of Avifauna.

Note: Footwear suitable for walking over rough terrain, sun block and sunglasses are recommended.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Marigot Yachting & Shopping
Mild
Approximate Duration: 5 Hours
Adult: 45.00 (USD) | Child: 45.00 (USD)

Transfer from ship’s pier by mini bus for a narrated ride through the Dutch capital of Phillipsburg to the famous Simpson Bay Lagoon. The crew of the motorized cruiser will take you on a one hour scenic cruise around the lagoon to observe the luxury homes and beautiful scenery as you cross the imaginary borderline between the Dutch and French waters.

Complementary rum or fruit punch, iced tea and sodas will be offered. Mixed drinks, wine and beer will be available at a nominal charge. Your onboard crew will point out places of interest and will advise you, before arriving at Marigot, how to maximize your two hours time enjoying the restaurants and exclusive shops there.

After two enchanting hours of exploring this attractive port city with its sidewalk cafes, open–air markets and duty free shops you will return aboard and the fun continues on the return to the Simpson Bay where your friendly driver will take you back to the ship or drop you off downtown if you wish to terminate your tour there.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Barth's - The Luxury Island, Ferry Service
Mild
Approximate Duration: 6 Hours
Adult: 82.00 (USD) | Child: 68.00 (USD)

The island of St. Barths originally gained its fame as a free port, changing ownership between the French and Swedish (and for a little while, the British). Now it is well known as the playground for the rich and famous, and you never know who you might meet there, from presidents to film stars. This excursion provides you with round trip transportation to St. Barths to allow you to explore this fabulous hideaway for yourself.

You will be whisked away on one of the luxurious Hydrocruiser vessels for the brief 40 minute trip from Philipsburg to Gustavia. You have never experienced a passenger ferry like this! Airline style seats and air conditioned comfort await you. Have a refreshing soft drink or beer as you relax and look out the windows that surround you. Keep your eyes open for the islands of Saba and Statia. On a clear day you can also see Nevis and St. Kitts.

There are many things to do on St. Barths. Have a burger at Le Select, where Jimmy Buffet wrote the song “Cheeseburger in Paradise,” visit Shell Beach, take a taxi tour of the island, or swim and shop along the renowned St. John’s bay. Visit delightful art galleries or take a break in one of the many people watching cafes and gourmet restaurants. There is a reason that so many celebrities have residences on this small French Island!

Please Note: High sea conditions may at times be experienced during the crossing from St. Maarten to St. Barths. Island events are not included in this excursion, but if you are interested in setting up a group outing, please consult one Hydrocruiser personnel who will be glad to assist you in coordinating taxis, restaurant reservations or whatever your heart desires.

Very Important Note: As you will be entering a different country on this excursion, you will need to supply the Explorations! desk on board the Cruise Ship with passport numbers, nationality, and gender of every individual person that is sailing onboard the Rapid Explorer. This is mandatory, and if it is not done, can affect your being able to participate on this excursion.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Guana Bay Coastal Hike
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 44.00 (USD) | Child: 40.00 (USD)

You will be met by your guides at the trail entrance in Guana Bay, at the scenic Look Out Point and given a hip-pack filled with a bottle of water and a snack bar. Instructions on the terrain and an informative talk will be given lasting approximately 10 to 15 minutes. From there you will walk along the coastal single-track trails through grassy fields and along the rugged Eastern coast line where the guides will show you the natural rock formations.

Then you will hike along rocky and grassy trails overlooking the rough seas below to Genevevre Bay where you will be shown the numerous cacti and plant life growing in the area, as well as the neighboring islands such as the beautiful St. Barths, deserted Isle de Fourche and Pelican Rock, a popular dive spot.

Afterwards, you will rest briefly on the rocky beach at Genevevre Bay while listening to the relaxing sounds of pebble rocks in the surf. Turning back, you will follow some more single-track trails until you reach the pristine sandy Guana Bay Beach where you will walk another 10 to 15 minutes to reach the popular Boardroom Jazz Restaurant located at the end of the beach for a cold refreshment.

Restaurant facilities include bathrooms and showers.

Note: Minimum age to participate is 7 years of age.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Divi Little Bay Beach Experience
Meals Mild
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 42.00 (USD) | Child: 34.00 (USD)

Overlooking the beautiful Caribbean waters on the charming Dutch Side of St. Maarten, you will find the Divi Little Bay Beach Resort. A short 3-mile ride from the pier takes you to the Divi Resort, where you have the opportunity to spend some time on one of St. Maarten's most beautiful beaches. The resort features music, beach fun, water sports and other various activities. You may want to choose to go for a swim in one of the pools or just soak up some sun on the beach. You will also get a chance to meet and greet “Gizmo” the talking macaw parrot.

Also on property is historic Fort Amsterdam where you can enjoy breathtaking views of St. Maarten and the surrounding islands. Enjoy a beach barbeque lunch along with two complimentary beverages. Gizmo's Beach Bar is also available for those who want to enjoy a cold tropical drink and relax. Beach chairs are provided. Changing rooms, freshwater showers and a shopping promenade are all accessible from the beach. There is also an extensive water sports department where equipment can be rented at an additional charge.

Note: Please bring your swimsuit, beach towel, sunglasses and sunscreen.
Meals = Most tour departures complement the ship's meal service hours. If a meal is served on an excursion, it will be designated with this symbol.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Maarten Power Snorkel
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 58.00 (USD) | Child: 58.00 (USD)

Be prepared for a guided snorkel adventure with a high-tech twist! In your air-conditioned bus, enjoy the panoramic views as you wind your way through the Dutch/French countryside to beautiful Orient Beach. Once you arrive, you will be provided with snorkel gear including a state-of-the-art power snorkel unit. These power units will enable you to experience St Martin’s undersea world in the most unique way.

Following a safety briefing, hop on a “banana-boat” for the short trip across to “Caye Verte”, located in shallow water within the Marine Park Reserve. As you glide effortlessly along, you’ll see several varieties of corals, underwater rock formations and tropical fish - viewing much more and covering more area than you would otherwise.

During your water-time, you can even tempt the marine life with fish food for some up-close-and-personal interaction! After this unique snorkel experience, you’ll have time to kick back and relax, enjoying a beverage and some beach-time, before heading back to the pier in Philipsburg.

Note: Guests should wear a swimsuit under clothing, appropriate footwear, sunscreen and sunglasses. Don't forget to bring a towel! This tour is not wheelchair accessible. Children must be 12 years of age to participate. All participants must be able to swim and be in good physical condition. Life jackets must be worn at all times. Because this excursion stops adjacent to Club Orient Naturist Resort, there is a possibility that some nudity may be observed.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Dolphin Discovery Swim
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 159.00 (USD) | Child: 159.00 (USD)

A fun, educational, once in a lifetime opportunity to participate in a very special dolphin program. The interactive swim involves a half-hour of up close and personal playtime with a dolphin. The dolphin will give you an unforgettable kiss, you will be able to stroke their silky skin as they swim around you, watch the dolphins perform spectacular jumps right before your eyes, listen to the dolphin sing their favorite tune, and enjoy being cooled off by the dolphin as they love to splash. You will also have the opportunity to view and interact with beautiful birds and enjoy spending time on Meads Bay, voted one of the top five beaches in the world. This program is perfect for all ages and non-swimmers.

Facility also includes a complete wine cellar with the world’s only Dolphin Viewing window in a wine cellar. All guests will have the opportunity to stroll through this charming wine cellar and watch the dolphins play.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Deluxe Catamaran Sailing & Snorkeling
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 59.00 (USD) | Child: 59.00 (USD)

After a short stroll along the pier, step aboard one of the islands most well appointed snorkeling and sailing catamarans. It was brought to the island especially to cater to those who wish to experience St. Maarten above and below the water in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Depending on the prevailing conditions the experienced crew will whisk you away on a cruise along the coastline to a beautiful site, just right for snorkeling or swimming. Don your mask, fins, snorkel and floatation device, which are provided, and enjoy the fascinating, colorful underwater life that surrounds the island. If you prefer you can just relax on board or take a dip into the warm Caribbean Sea.

After enjoying the water its up-anchor for the return cruise, whilst savoring complimentary soft drinks along with a more liberal rum punch if it takes your fancy.

The catamaran has plenty of shaded space as well as a great sun area up front for your delight. Dont forget to bring a towel, cover up, sun screen and hat.

Note: Children must be accompanied by an adult. Entry is from the catamaran directly into the water. There is no beach stop.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Loterie Farm Treetop Adventure Tour
Strenuous
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 45 Minutes
Adult: 82.00 (USD) | Child: 65.00 (USD)

While you soar between the tops of majestic 200-year-old Mango and Mahogany trees, you will experience, “up close and personal” the rich bio-diversity of St Martin’s only rain forest micro-climate (home to the largest bird habitat in the Northeastern Caribbean).

Experienced staff will instruct you in the use of high-tech gear and explain the double redundant safety features while giving you an overview of the history, ecology and preservation effort of the 300 year old former sugar plantation.

Then it’s up, up and away! The exhilarating traverse adventure course, consisting of a sequence of zip-lines, rope swings and ‘bridges’ suspended from platforms mounted in the trees of the forest, will leave you in a physical and mental state of total euphoria.

To participate in this tour you must be in excellent physical condition with a maximum weight of 250lbs and a minimum height of 48 inches (4ft). Comfortable clothing and closed shoes are recommended. This is a “hands-on” tour; cameras may not be carried during the traverse adventure.

Notes: This tour includes physical exertion and is not recommended for pregnant women, persons with a history of heart conditions, seizures, back, knee, neck or shoulder problems or other pre-existing health problems. Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
Strenuous = To fully participate may require extended periods of physical exertion, extensive walking, climbing, or biking. There may be numerous steps, inclines, cobblestones, and other rough terrain throughout the excursion. These excursions are the most active and have been designed for participants in excellent health and very good physical condition.


Bubba Bottom Fishing & Coastal Cruise
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 45 Minutes
Adult: 89.00 (USD) | Child: 75.00 (USD)

Bring the whole family and join us for a unique fun filled fishing trip aboard our newly renovated custom built fishing boat BUBBA.

After a 5-minute drive we arrive at Doc Maarten Marina where you will board BUBBA and be welcomed by our professional crew of four - the skipper, two experienced mates and your host/hostess.

As we set sail for a 45 minute cruise along the stunning St Maarten coastline you will be given your high tech rod and reel and receive instructions from the experienced crew.

Upon reaching the fishing site we will drop anchor or drift, depending on the current, for approximately 2 hours of enjoyable bottom fishing. The mates will assist in preparing and baiting your hooks and will be ready to lend a hand if you get a bite! Your friendly host/hostess will also be close by to serve you complimentary beverages throughout the trip.

Following the beautiful return cruise to Philipsburg you may either walk the short distance to town for shopping, or return directly to the ship with our scheduled transportation to tell all your fellow passengers your days fishing stories!

Notes: This is not trolling or big game/deep-sea sport fishing. This is a catch & release bottom-fishing excursion with the opportunity of catching fish such as Snapper, Grouper, Red Hinds, Cooneys, Barracuda, Trigger Fish, Snook, Jack, and African Pompano. Guests who are prone to seasickness should take the necessary precautions.

Note: The minimum age to participate on this tour is 8 years of age.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


St. Maarten Swept Away Sail, Snorkel and Fun
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 52.00 (USD) | Child: 46.00 (USD)

It’s anchors away aboard this sailing catamaran yacht for an unforgettable underwater adventure of marine life and sunken ships.

Octopus, lobster, stingrays and a multitude of other marine life will amaze you on this 1 hour snorkeling expedition. Yachting back towards the cruise ship pier, experience Great Bay and wonderful views of the coastline and historic forts as you relax sipping on unlimited island rum or fruit punch with the Island Breezes and the beat of magical music capturing your imagination and providing you with that special memory that is ‘SweptAway’!

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Downtown Pickup Marigot & Beach Getaway
Mild
Approximate Duration: 5 Hours
Adult: 55.00 (USD) | Child: 55.00 (USD)

For those who love to shop this could be the beginning of a wonderful romance. Leave the ship at your leisure (an early start is recommended) and take a regular taxi or a water taxi downtown for independent shopping at the famous Front Street. At 11:00 a.m. sharp, assemble with your tour guide downtown at the Captain hodge wharf/Water taxi landing, to be escorted to the transportation that will whisk you away for a narrated ride through the Dutch Capitol and over the Cole Bay hill, offering a spectacular view of the Simpson Bay Lagoon. The tour continues through the local villages past the border monument and into the French Capitol of Marigot.

You have two hours to explore this attractive port city with its sidewalk cafes, open-air markets and the fashionable shops and boutiques offering everything from West Indian souvenirs and art to jewelry, gemstones and electronics. Your guide will be able to assist with shopping information and the safe storing of items you have purchased.

The tour then continues into the countryside through the quaint villages to a beautiful Caribbean beach get-a-way where you can relax at the water’s edge. A welcome drink will be offered along with a beach chair. Beach umbrellas, when available are additional.

At 3:45 p.m. the transportation will return to take you back to the ship.

Note: Lunch is not included in this tour as Marigot offers an excellent variety of restaurants and cafes.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Harley in Paradise
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 6 Hours
Adult: 450.00 (USD) | Child: 450.00 (USD)

It does not matter whether you're a two-wheeled novice or a seasoned road veteran, you will be offered the ride of your life that will combine the pure American look that began when the original founders were cruising the streets of Milwaukee with the wild nature of this Caribbean island.

You will board air conditioned coaches for a short trip that will take you through the picturesque countryside to the kick-off point.

You can choose the legendary Fat Boy or the Classic Heritage, it is always a hard decision. Then, grab your helmets and your guide will lead you on a paradise tour you will pass by Simpson Bay, famous for its trendy local bars and restaurants and home of many luxurious mega yachts. From there the bike tour will pass by Maho shopping area, Mullet Bay to lowlands and Nettle Bay into Marigot. You will visit Fort Louis overlooking the beautiful French capitol, several marinas and the neighboring island of Anguilla, and then back to the heart of Marigot where you will have a light lunch and some free time to browse town.

Afterwards, saddle up for Grand Case and then to Orient Bay where you will have approximately a half-hour refreshing swim at the most popular beach on island, well known for its clothing optional policy. The group will drive by Mont William Hill offering a panoramic view and then back to the kick-off point. An air conditioned transfer will take you back to the ship.

Notes: Minimum age to participate is 18 years old with a valid motorcycle license. A light lunch, two bottles of water and one soft drink are included. Because this excursion stops adjacent to Club Orient Naturist Resort, there is a possibility that some nudity may be observed. Make sure to bring your credit card and current motorcycle license to complete the rental contract. The tour price is per bike and includes CDW insurance with a $1,000.00 deductible. The deductible is fully or partially charged to the drivers credit card in the event the motorcycle is returned damaged.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


St. Maarten ATV Experience
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 75.00 (USD) | Child: 75.00 (USD)

Depart your cruise ship with the enthusiasm and anticipation of an Old World explorer as you join a small but elite group of like-minded, fun-seeking adventurers to embark on the Caribbean's newest island exploration on your personal all terrain vehicle, commonly referred to as an ATV.

Its just a short and pleasant drive through the Dutch Capitol of Phillipsburg to the starting point where you will be briefed and outfitted with the necessary safety equipment. Then your convoy of unique vehicles will set off to explore the Dutch and French sides of the island stopping at scenic points including Orient Bay. Then it is time for refreshments at a specially selected beach with plenty of time for a quick dip. After a refreshing swim or stress-busting walk along the beach, you're off again to the starting point and then to the ship.

Note: The minimum age to operate an ATV is 18. Persons with any physical or medical conditions should not participate due to the nature of the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


NASSAU:


Rainbow Reef Snorkeling
Waiver Moderate
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 34.00 (USD) | Child: 25.00 (USD)

Experience the best of Nassau's underwater world from above and below the water. Enjoy a scenic 45-minute historical cruise through Nassau Harbor to the Sea Gardens of Athol Island. Your Dive Staff will escort you through the beautiful marine life sanctuary where you will be able to get up close to some of the most colorful coral and reef fish of the Bahamas. This tour allows plenty of time for additional tours or shopping at Nassau's famous Straw Market.

Note: This tour is not available on all ships.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Seahorse Sailing & Snorkeling
Waiver Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 46.00 (USD) | Child: 28.00 (USD)

Enjoy a wonderful day of sailing, sunning and snorkeling! You'll sail out to one of the fantastic reefs along nearby Spruce Cay or Athol Island. Once the boat anchors, your crew will provide you with snorkel equipment and instruction in its use. Then it's time to dive in and enjoy one hour exploring the colorful fish and coral formations. Non-alcoholic beverages are available throughout the tour, while unlimited complimentary rum punch will be available following the snorkeling portion of the tour. Finally, you can relax and enjoy the leisurely sail back to the ship.

Note: This tour in not available on all ships.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Nassau & Paradise Island Tour
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours
Adult: 24.00 (USD) | Child: 19.00 (USD)

If you've never been to colorful Nassau before, you're in for a charming treat. This tour will take you along Bay Street, the heart of Nassau's shopping district, to the Queens Staircase. Built in the days of England's Queen Victoria, the stair case consists of over 65 steps hewn out of solid coral rock. Climb the stairs to the Water Tower where, for a small fee, you can take the elevator to the observation point, 216 feet above sea level for a panoramic view of Nassau. Fort Fincastle is your next stop. Built in 1793, the structure was designed in the shape of a paddle wheel steamer. Next, you will have an exterior visit of Fort Charlotte. Built in the Napoleonic era to defend the island against marauding pirates, Fort Charlotte offers you a historic peek into the past. Before returning to the ship, there will be a brief photo stop at the famous Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Yellowbird Tour
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 30.00 (USD) | Child: 19.00 (USD)

See Nassau and the island of New Providence aboard the 85-foot catamaran Yellowbird. Sip a refreshing rum punch (they're unlimited) and listen to the music of a live island band as you cruise through the harbor between Nassau and Paradise Island. The highlight of the tour comes when Yellowbird arrives at a beautiful beach where you'll enjoy a refreshing swim in some of the bluest waters in the Caribbean. On the return trip, the Yellowbird becomes a party boat with dancing to island music, some calypso antics and a limbo demonstration and contest.

Note: While there is no age limit on this tour, it is more suited for adults, since alcoholic beverages are served throughout the tour.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Nassau Sightseeing & Ardastra Gardens
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 33.00 (USD) | Child: 23.00 (USD)

This tour combines all the sights found on the Nassau and Paradise Island, Tour described, with the exception of Paradise Island and has added a stop at Ardastra Gardens & Conservation Center. At Ardastra Gardens, you'll see free-roaming pheasants and other animals and a demonstration of the famous marching pink flamingos.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Glass Bottom Boat Tour
Mild
Approximate Duration: 1 Hour 45 Minutes
Adult: 25.00 (USD) | Child: 14.00 (USD)

Board the Sunshine, an open-air covered glass-bottom boat, for a view of Nassau's coastline, as well as a glimpse into the underwater world of the Bahamas. After passing beautiful beaches, luxury hotels and the bustling Nassau harbor, you will arrive at the reef area, where the friendly crew open up the viewing glass and describe the colorful underwater sights. A complimentary rum or fruit punch is served during the trip. At the conclusion of the tour, you will be dropped at the cruise ship pier.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Seaworld Explorer
Mild
Approximate Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Adult: 44.00 (USD) | Child: 23.00 (USD)

This fascinating, moving underwater observatory gives everyone a chance to explore the underwater world of the Bahamas. From the pier in Nassau, you'll be shuttled by boat to the marine park at Athol Island. Along the way, enjoy a scenic ride through the heart of Nassau and Paradise Island. Upon arrival, you'll board the Seaworld Explorer. Some five feet below the surface you'll observe a delicate colony of coral through clear glass windows. These waters are known as the “Sea Gardens,” filled with many varieties of tropical fish. Then get your camera ready for the frantic fish feeding session, as the captain entices hundreds of fish to the vessel in search of food. After exploring the waters of Athol Island, you'll return to the ship.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Close Dolphin Encounter
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 118.00 (USD) | Child: 118.00 (USD)

This is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure for anyone who has dreamed of an encounter with a dolphin. This wonderful facility is home to Universal Studios' Flipper, who starred in the 1996 movie of the same name. You'll board a powered catamaran for a short ride to Blue Lagoon Island, where the Dolphin Encounter is located. Once ashore, a guide will introduce you to the fascinating world of the dolphin, including information on its life, anatomy, echolocation and the environment in which it lives. Afterwards, you will be led to a floating platform, where your encounter will take place. Have your picture taken while kissing a dolphin (photos can be purchased separately). Learn about the anatomy of a real dolphin and pet and feed a dolphin while standing in waist-deep water. Finally, you'll have 30 minutes of free time to relax, browse through the souvenir shop or check out the photos of you and the dolphin. Your catamaran will then return you to the pier.

Note: Bathing attire and towels are recommended. Guests may bring a change of clothing if desired. Visa, Mastercard, American Express and cash are accepted on the island for any purchases that you may like to do.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Pirates & Dungeons Tour
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 29.00 (USD) | Child: 16.00 (USD)

Ahoy mates! Your journey back in time to Nassaus notorious past as a pirate haven begins at the gangway of your cruise ship. You will be invited to climb aboard an air-conditioned bus by a pirate who will prepare you for the odyssey that awaits all who sign up. Your first stop is a brief one in Nassaus Rawson Square. Your next stop is at Fort Fincastle where your crew will be greeted by a Government certified complimentary guide who will give you a tour of the fort and the Queens staircase.

Once at Fort Charlotte you will the option of either receiving a brief history of the fort from your driver/guide or going into the fort. Should you choose to enter the fort, you will be required to pay a fee ($5.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors and $2.00 for children below 14 years of age) before you are given a tour by a Government certified, complimentary guide. Your guide will escort you to the forts lower level (the dungeons) after allowing your group to take photographs of the panoramic view of the harbour from atop the forts ramparts. You will again board the bus and set a course for the Pirates of Nassau museum, the highlight of the tour.

At the museum you and your crew will be put in the charge of a pirate that will take you on a tour of what Dr. David Cordingly once called the best pirate attraction in the world. Your party will be led by their guides first through a town at around midnight; then below deck on the pirate ship Revenge; to a seaside meeting with the fierce she-pirates Anne Bonney and Mary Read; be introduced to pirate justice; to a showdown with Blackbeard; and much more! Picture taking and videotaping are allowed so you need not have a photographic memory.

Note: Children 3 years old and under are complimentary. For more details, please check with your onboard Explorations! Manager.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Pirates of Nassau
Mild
Approximate Duration: At Your Leisure
Adult: 12.00 (USD) | Child: 0.00 (USD)

Considered the capital of piracy, Nassau was home to such famous pirates as Blackbeard during the late 1600's and early 1700's. Here at the Pirates of Nassau, you will have the opportunity to relive this period in history through elaborate exhibits and interactive displays all contained in century old buildings. The Pirates of Nassau will entertain and educate visitors of all ages. Enjoy this exhibit at your leisure.

Note: Departure time is at guest's leisure. Museum is open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm everyday.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Historic Harbor Cruise & Discover Atlantis
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 54.00 (USD) | Child: 38.00 (USD)

This relaxing and informative harbor cruise allows you the unique opportunity to view Nassau from the water while your Bahamian host explains the sites and history of the island. Along the way, see historical forts, privately owned cays, pirate lookouts, famous private homes, and more. Afterwards, you will be dropped off at the Paradise Island Ferry Terminal for your tour at the Atlantis Resort. This narrated, guided tour, incorporates Ruins Lagoon, a recreation of the sunken streets of mythical Atlantis, The Dig, a replica of an archeological excavation site and Predator Lagoon, where you will view sharks, barracuda and many other creatures from the deep. At the conclusion of the tour, you may tour the hotel's grand lobby, dine at one of the many restaurants or return by ferry to the ship.

Note: This tour requires a considerable amount of walking. There is a 10-minute walk from the Paradise Island Ferry Terminal to the Atlantis Resort.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Thriller Powerboat Tour
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 1 Hour
Adult: 50.00 (USD) | Child: 42.00 (USD)

Thriller Powerboat Tour offers Nassau's most exciting shore excursion. Guests will be escorted from the gangway of the ship to one of Thriller's custom-built state of the art tour boats for a sightseeing tour they will not soon forget. Riding at high and low speeds, the narrated tour takes them through historic Nassau harbor, around Paradise Island and makes several stops at points of interest for great photo opportunities. These include private islands, light houses, dolphins, and famous hotels. With plush seating, plenty of music and spectacular views from the ocean, this is a great tour for the whole family!

Note: The minimum age required for this tour is 5 years old.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Nassau Sea & See Island Tour
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 54.00 (USD) | Child: 38.00 (USD)

This tour combines the Seaworld Explorer Underwater Viewer experience with a fully narrated island tour, enabling guests to enjoy Nassau above and below the water. Transfer from the pier by boat to the Sea Gardens Marine Park. After boarding the Seaworld Explorer, you are taken on a tour of the underwater world in this custom built, comfortable and air conditioned vessel. Upon completing the underwater portion of the tour, a coach and knowledgeable guide await you to take you on a tour of Nassau. Sights include Bay Street, Rawson's Square, Parliament buildings, Supreme Court and a stop at Fort Fincastle, sitting atop one of the highest points on Nassau and adjacent to the Queen's Staircase. Time permitting, a visit will also be made to Fort Charlotte, complete with moat, open battlements and dungeons. Reboarding the bus, you will drive past the Governor's Mansion before returning to the pier.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Historic Harbor Cruise & Atlantis Beach Break
Meals Moderate
Approximate Duration: 6 Hours
Adult: 78.00 (USD) | Child: 58.00 (USD)

This full-day adventure is a one-of-a-kind experience. Begin with a 30-minute historical harbor cruise to the Paradise Island Ferry Terminal. From there, your guide will escort you to a reserved location on the beach (chair and towel included) and provide a meal coupon for lunch at the Dive In snack bar. Receive a self-guided map which will entitle you to tour Discover Atlantis, the extensive marine habitat aquarium attraction at your leisure. Themed to the Lost City of Atlantis, this attraction is home to over 150,000 fish representing 200 species. You are free to enjoy the casino, shopping or a self-guided walk through the Waterscape.

Note: This tour requires a considerable amount of walking. There is a 10-minute walk from the Paradise Island Ferry Terminal to the Atlantis Resort.
Important Note: The use of the swimming pools, water slides, pool deck and pool lounge chairs are restricted for use by hotel guests only.
Note: Please note that the Atlantis Resort uses a cashless system at many of its outdoor food and beverage venues located near the beach area. Guests may use their credit cards at these locations. For guests who prefer to use cash, a sign indicating locations where cash is accepted will be located at each venue.
Meals = Most tour departures complement the ship's meal service hours. If a meal is served on an excursion, it will be designated with this symbol.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Breezes All Inclusive Beach Day
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours
Adult: 78.00 (USD) | Child: 78.00 (USD)

Enjoy a fun filled day at Breezes, the first and only Super-Inclusive Resort in the Bahamas. Your tour includes round trip, air-conditioned bus transportation, access to Breezes beach, pools, water and sand activities, lounge chairs, towels, and unlimited food as well as unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

Situated on the powder white sands of Cable Beach, Breezes, is an all-inclusive resort that has something for everyone! At Breezes, you can enjoy one of their 3 freshwater pools, including a Sip & Dip pool, a misting pool and a pool-side jacuzzi.

If you are looking for action, Breezes includes kayaks, windsurfing, pool volleyball, and many other beach activities. Special activities are also offered each day. Water-skiing and wave runners are also available at an extra cost. Looking to relax? Soak up some beautiful Bahamian sunshine, by relaxing on a lounge chair near the crystal clear waters while enjoying a tempting tropical drink.

After a day of sun and fun, you can satisfy your taste buds by visiting the pool side snack bar, or the main dining room, which offers an excellent air-conditioned, casual buffet dining experience. Breezes has a gift shop on property and is within walking distance of both local Arts & Crafts vendors and a major casino.

If you’re looking for unlimited Sun, Fun, Food, and Drink, come to Breezes, your best bet in Nassau!

Note: If you wish to extend or shorten your visit to the resort, public transportation is available at an additional cost. *Minimum age requirement is 14 years. Bar service commences at 11:00 a.m. and food service commences at 12:30 p.m.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Blackbeard's Cay Beach Break
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 27.00 (USD) | Child: 16.00 (USD)

Enjoy a scenic 20-minute boat ride through Nassau Harbor to the private island, Blackbeard's Cay. Once you arrive on the island, enjoy pristine Bahamian beaches with crystal clear turquoise waters, swaying palm trees, island music, and excellent views over the water to Nassau's famous Cable Beach. A beach chair and welcome drink are included. Other watersports are available through independent vendors, as are food and beverages. A wonderful experience for the entire family.

Note: This tour is not available on all ships.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Blackbeard's Cay Beach Break
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 27.00 (USD) | Child: 16.00 (USD)

Enjoy a scenic 20-minute boat ride through Nassau Harbor to the private island Blackbeard's Cay. Once you arrive on the island, enjoy pristine Bahamian beaches with crystal clear turquoise waters, swaying palm trees, island music, and excellent views over the water to Nassau's famous Cable Beach. A beach chair and welcome drink are included. Other watersports are available through independent vendors, as are food and beverages. A wonderful experience for the entire family.

Note: This tour is not available on all ships.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Stingray Express Beach Break
Waiver Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 64.00 (USD) | Child: 52.00 (USD)

Zoom in luxury on the Stingray Express out to Blackbeard’s Cay for the Stingray Adventure program. The Express departs earlier and arrives on the island in just 6 minutes. Enjoy a more intimate encounter with the rays or spend the extra time relaxing on the beach! Stingray Adventure staff will provide snorkel equipment and instruction, safety tips and interesting details about the Southern Stingrays. Once in the water, enjoy snorkeling with the rays as they glide gracefully around you. After your swim spend the rest of the duration of the tour on the beach, or at one of Blackbeard’s famous beach bars. Other water sports are available for purchase as are food, beverages and gifts. A wonderful experience for the entire family. Transfers to and from the island provided by Thriller Powerboats.

Note: This tour is not available on all ships. The minimum age required for this tour is 5 years old.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Rainbow Reef Snorkel
Mild
Approximate Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 34.00 (USD) | Child: 25.00 (USD)

Experience the best of Nassau's underwater world from above and below the water. Enjoy a scenic 45-minute historical cruise through Nassau Harbor to the Sea Gardens of Athol Island. Your Dive Staff will escort you through the beautiful marine life sanctuary where you will be able to get up close to some of the most colorful coral and reef fish of the Bahamas. This tour allows plenty of time for additional tours or shopping at Nassau's famous Straw Market. All snorkel equipment included.

Note: This tour is available on the Brilliance of the Seas, Nordic Empress and Radiance of the Seas.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Seahorse Sailing & Snorkeling
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Adult: 46.00 (USD) | Child: 28.00 (USD)

Enjoy a wonderful day of sailing, sunning and snorkeling! You'll sail out to one of the fantastic reefs along nearby Spruce Cay or Athol Island. Once the boat anchors, your crew will provide you with snorkel equipment and instruction in its use. Then it's time to dive in and enjoy one hour exploring the colorful fish and coral formations. Non-alcoholic beverages are available throughout the tour, while unlimited complimentary rum punch will be available following the snorkeling portion of the tour. Finally, you can relax and enjoy the leisurely sail back to the ship.

Note: This tour is available on certain ships only.
Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Stingray Snorkel & Beach Break
Waiver Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 46.00 (USD) | Child: 39.00 (USD)

Enjoy a scenic 20-minute boat ride through Nassau Harbor to the private island Blackbeard's Cay, featuring crystal clear turquoise waters, swaying palm trees, island music, water sports, and a variety of activities. Once you arrive on the island, you'll be escorted to Stingray Adventure, where you will be briefed on how to use the snorkeling equipment, safety tips, and details about the Atlantic Southern stingrays. Once in the water, enjoy snorkeling with the stingrays as they gracefully glide around you. After your swim, enjoy the rest of the day on the beach, or at one of Blackbeard's famous beach bars. Other water sports are available for purchase, as are food and beverages. A wonderful experience for the entire family.

Note: This tour is not available on all ships.
Waiver = All participants on this tour are required to complete a waiver and/or release form. This document will be distributed by the tour operator prior to commencing the tour.
Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Stingray Snorkeling & Beach Break
Mild
Approximate Duration: 3 Hours
Adult: 46.00 (USD) | Child: 39.00 (USD)

Enjoy a scenic 20-minute boat ride through Nassau Harbor to the private island Blackbeard's Cay, featuring crystal clear turquoise waters, swaying palm trees, island music, water sports, and a variety of activities. Once you arrive on the island, you'll be escorted to Stingray Adventure, where you will be briefed on how to use the snorkeling equipment, safety tips, and details about the Atlantic Southern stingrays. Once in the water, enjoy snorkeling with the stingrays as they gracefully glide around you. After your swim, enjoy the rest of the day on the beach, or at one of Blackbeard's famous beach bars. Other water sports are available for purchase, as are food and beverages. A wonderful experience for the entire family.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.


Nassau Certified Scuba 2 Tank w/ equipment
Strenuous
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 45 Minutes
Adult: 130.00 (USD) | Child: 130.00 (USD)

When in Nassau, Scuba divers have the opportunity to explore Nassau's famous reefs on a two-tank dive. You'll glide over the amazing wall at the “Tongue of the Ocean” or swim through a wreck. The tank and weights and weight belt are included for all divers. Equipment package includes regulator, B.C., mask, fins and snorkel. This is an experience certified divers won't want to miss. You will be required to present proof of certification to participate. This is limited to certified divers who have been on a dive within the last two years.

Note: This tour is not offered on all vessels.
Minimum Age: 10 years to participate.
Strenuous = To fully participate may require extended periods of physical exertion, extensive walking, climbing, or biking. There may be numerous steps, inclines, cobblestones, and other rough terrain throughout the excursion. These excursions are the most active and have been designed for participants in excellent health and very good physical condition.


Nassau Certified Scuba 2 Tank w/out equipment
Strenuous
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 45 Minutes
Adult: 95.00 (USD) | Child: 95.00 (USD)

When in Nassau, Scuba divers have the opportunity to explore Nassau's famous reefs on a two-tank dive. You'll glide over the amazing wall at the “Tongue of the Ocean” or swim through a wreck. Includes round-trip, two tanks, dive weights, and weight belt. This is an experience certified divers won't want to miss. You will be required to present proof of certification to participate. This is limited to certified divers who have been on a dive within the last two years.

Note: This tour is not offered on all vessels.
Minimum Age: 10 years to participate.
Strenuous = To fully participate may require extended periods of physical exertion, extensive walking, climbing, or biking. There may be numerous steps, inclines, cobblestones, and other rough terrain throughout the excursion. These excursions are the most active and have been designed for participants in excellent health and very good physical condition.


SUB Bahamas Adventure
Moderate
Approximate Duration: 4 Hours 45 Minutes
Adult: 110.00 (USD) | Child: 110.00 (USD)

Join the thrill seeking SUB aquanauts for an undersea experience you'll be telling all your friends about. You don't need any SCUBA or snorkeling experience and it's easy, safe, and lots of fun. The seahorse shaped submarine propels you in your own personal underwater scooter at a depth of 15', around a coral reef and alongside colorful fish at a speedy two knots. Note: minimum age is 12 years.

Moderate = To fully participate may require extended periods of walking over even and uneven surfaces, steep terrain and/or water activity in a slight current. There may be steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitations should take this into account.


Ghosts & Legends of Nassau Walking Tour
Mild
Approximate Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Adult: 24.00 (USD) | Child: 18.00 (USD)

This walk through Nassau's historic heart is an entertaining way to discover the city. The high-spirited guides will share stories – of rogues, knaves, sea captains, pirates, blockade runners, rum runners, lovers, and rascals who have created a fascinating tapestry of life, trauma, death, and ghost stories here. Learn of spells and curses from the voodoo-like Obeah tradition, of female pirates who sometimes attacked topless, of the navy officer who stuck the stump of his shot-away leg into a cask of rum and kept fighting, and much, much more. Let them make you shiver, moan and chuckle. Enjoy the spicy version of the Nassau story.

Mild = To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces. There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of cobblestones or uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time.

 
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