Explore the Shore

Discover a world of adventure in every port of call.

Explore The Shore Feature

A helicopter flight over azure waters and evergreen mountains for unrivaled views of an ancient volcano. Strolling among the ruins of a lost city long hidden in the jungle. A private cooking class with an acclaimed local chef. Shore Excursions transform cruise vacations with experiences that memories—and selfies—are made of. From sightseeing to snorkeling, boating to biking, hiking to history tours, the options are nearly as endless as the horizon. And now it’s easier to find the tours and activities that suit your interests and style. Shore Excursions are organized into seven categories: Active Adventures, Family Connections, Royal Tour Challenge, Culture and Sights, Culinary Delights, Caring Discoveries, and Multi-Day Adventures.

Active Adventures

Get out there with activities for every level, from easygoing beach breaks and boat rides to high-energy excursions that take your vacation’s adrenaline factor to the next level.

Caribbean Beach On Horseback

Explore an idyllic Caribbean beach on horseback.

Culture and Sights

Explore history and culture with local experts and enrich your understanding of the world with classic sightseeing, guided museum visits, performances, and more.

Classic Sightseeing

Family Connections

Create lasting memories and have fun on wildlife, nature, history, and cultural explorations that kids and parents—and even grands—can share and enjoy together.

Family At The Beach

Culinary Delights

What’s on the menu, at the market, on tap? Discover essential flavors and specialties in the ports of call and meet the chefs and purveyors behind them on a tasty gastro tour.

Specialties In The Port Cuisine

Royal Tour Challenge

Inject some friendly competition—all in the spirit of good fun­—into your days in port with challenge-based activities designed especially for families and groups.

Caring Discoveries

Make a difference in the places you visit on excursions that help wildlife, the environment, and local communities with hands-on activities and tours whose proceeds benefit local initiatives.

Multi-Day Adventures

Venture beyond the coast and into the heart of each destination. Debark the ship mid-voyage and get ready for in-depth exploration on fully guided tours, and include hotel accommodations, meals, airfare (where applicable), and transportation, before rejoining the ship at another port.

Grand Knip Beac

Grand Knip Beach in Curaçao in the Dutch Antilles.

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