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SHORE EXCURSIONS

EXPLORE THE WORLD LIKE NEVER BEFORE

SHORE EXCURSIONS

EXPLORE THE WORLD LIKE NEVER BEFORE

With expert guides, exclusive events and a wealth of brilliant options to choose from, our one-of-a-kind shore excursions allow you to experience each incredible destination in a whole new way. Get a birds-eye view on a fantastic flightseeing tour, get up-close and personal with some spectacular wildlife on a snorkelling or scuba diving trip, or get your adrenaline pumping with a thrilling adventure tour like horseback riding or parasailing- the choice is endless, and it’s all yours for the taking! Plus, when you book your cruise excursions with us, you’ll enjoy a host of extra benefits including hassle-free cancellations, pre-purchased tickets and guaranteed return-to-ship if your tour is delayed. Browse through our amazing selection today and book yourself a truly unforgettable holiday experience!

HOW TO BOOK

HOW TO BOOK

It’s easy to browse and book shore excursions online before you sail. Simply log in to Manage My Booking and you can see all the available cruise excursions for your holiday, make selections and view your personal itinerary. But hurry, our shore excursions are so popular that they book up fast, so secure yours early to avoid disappointment. DID YOU KNOW? You can usually book cruise excursions between five months and five days of your sailing date!

FIND YOUR PERFECT ADVENTURE

ADVENTURE TOURS

The perfect choice for adrenaline junkies, horse riding, hiking, mountain biking, parasail, off-roading in a 4x4 and more are all on offer. Example trips: Everglades Hovercraft Safari (available on selected ); Volcano bike adventure (available on )

BEACH AND WATER-SPORTS

Take a look underwater with a glass-bottomed boat ride, kayak, a jetski or simply relax in the sun at a beautiful, secluded cove. Example trips: Aquarium, Snorkel & Swim Cruise ( ); Blue Lagoon Island Deluxe Beach Break ( ).

CUISINE TOURS

Taste your way around the world on one of our outstanding culinary experiences, where you can sample regional specialities everywhere from the to the . Example trips: Sorrento with Pizza Making (available on selected Mediterranean cruises) Highlights of the City with Chinese Dim Sum Lunch (Hong Kong, China)

FLIGHTSEEING

Get an aerial view of the world on a helicopter or light plane ride across spectacular landscapes including glaciers, national parks and waterfalls. Some tours also include activities like fly fishing, wilderness walks or dog sledding. Example trips: Alaska Bear Adventure (Alaska); Helicopter Tour of Dubai (Dubai)

GOLF

Test your skills on some of the best courses in the world and enjoy the gorgeous vistas as you practice your swing! Example trips: Golf at The Els Club (available on Dubai holidays); Royal St Kitts (Caribbean)

SHOWS AND ENTERTAINMENT

Wherever you land, you can immerse yourself in local arts, history and culture – take a walking tour, visit an ancient site, watch a traditional dance performance, or listen to a storyteller’s tales of local legend. Example trips: Thai Cultural Show (Asia); Señor Tango Show (South America)

SIGHTSEEING/CITY TOURS

Take in the most iconic sights of some of the world’s most amazing cities, with expert local guides to show you around or the chance to explore independently – and make some discoveries all of your own! Example trips: Introduction to Yokohama [Tokyo] ( ); Dublin Walking Tour and Pub ( )

WILDERNESS/WILDLIFE TOURS

Depending on where you land, you could see dolphins, manatees, moose, bear, monkeys and more in their amazing natural habitat. Don’t forget your camera! Example trips: Alaska’s Whales and Rainforest Trails (available on ); Birds of the Bay of Fundy ( )

FAMILY FRIENDLY TOURS

We’ve got a host of specially designed shore excursions that the whole family will love, as well as discounted prices for children aged 4-12. Plus, on the majority of our tours, children under three go free! Look out for the family friendly icon when booking online. Find out more about our .

ACCESSIBLE SHORE EXCURSION

We offer a range of Easy Tour experiences, designed specifically for wheelchair user guests or guests with limited mobility. Browse the shore excursions for your cruise and fill in the Guest Information section of our Easy Tour form, then email shorexaccess@rccl.com so we can help you choose the tour – and the support – that’s right for you.

YOUR PERFECT SHORE EXCURSION

YOUR PERFECT SHORE EXCURSION

Want to customise your shore excursion experience? With Royal Caribbean, you can! We can arrange a private driver and guide to take you anywhere you want to go, allowing you to personalise your visit down to the last little detail. All you need to do is book at least four days before you sail and specify the language you want your guide to speak. Alternatively, complete an order form form at least 14 days before you sail and our shoreside explorations team can help you set up your own private tour, so you can decide what you want to see and do and they’ll make it happen!

OUR TOP PICKS

PANORAMIC CADIZ AND BARBADILLO WINE TASTING

This trip to the Barbadillo Winery takes in the historical sights of Cádiz and a photo stop at picturesque La Caleta Beach. At the winery, guests can explore the vineyards and cellars before enjoying a delicious sample of the renowned white wine.

BARCELONA PUB CRAWL

Taste your way around three local breweries showcasing Barcelona’s best beer. Edge Brewing specialises in American–style craft beers, Old Moritz Brewery has been making amber nectar for over 150 years and at BierCab beer house, you’ll enjoy a complimentary beer from a choice of 30 different taps.

PISA CITY SIGHTS

Visit the iconic sights of Pisa — including the famous Leaning Tower — on a fantastic guided boat ride along the Arno River. Ride a trolley car to the Field of Miracles for free time in the square to browse shops or visit the cathedral.

CARS AND COUTURE

This half–day tour begins with a glass of wine on the terrace of the Parador Hotel, before stopping at the Automobile Museum where horse–drawn carriages sit side–by–side with Aston Martin and Rolls Royce cars. Guests then enjoy free time to browse the luxury designer boutiques along Calle Larios.

SON AMAR SHOW AND DINNER

This unmissable show takes place inside a spectacular 16th–century manor house, and guests will be treated to an exclusive welcome by the show’s conductor and an exciting flamenco–Celtic ‘battle of the dances’.

ESSENCE OF ROME WITH LUNCH

This narrated drive visits many of most iconic monuments and landmarks, including the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City, the Colosseum amphitheatre and the ornate splendour of the Trevi Fountain before stopping for a delicious Italian lunch.

WHY BOOK A CRUISE EXCURSION?

WHY BOOK A CRUISE EXCURSION?

There are a host of reasons why it pays to pre-book your shore excursions. Here are just a few of the amazing benefits you’ll enjoy:

GUARANTEED FIRST OFF SHIP: Book a tour and you’ll enjoy priority departure in port

HASSLE–FREE CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancel or change your excursion plans online up to four days prior to sailing, or onboard up to 24 hours before arriving in most ports without any penalties

GUARANTEED RETURN TO SHIP: If our tours are delayed, the ship will wait for you!

SAFETY FIRST: All our shore excursions are planned by insured partners, who adhere to the highest safety standards in the industry

EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS: Where possible, we organise special opening times for our tours, so museums, ports and other venues open at times convenient for you

EVERY DETAIL TAKEN CARE OF: Our tour operators will pre-purchase entrance tickets whenever they can, so you don’t have to spend time queuing

IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES: Some tours even offer headsets, so that you can enjoy the best possible experience of the guide commentary

THE ADVENTURE BEGINS HERE

Take a look at all the incredible shore excursions on offer and get ready for an unforgettable holiday experience.

Up to $200 to spend on shore excursions

Enjoy even more on a Royal Caribbean holiday this summer with unbelievable prices on sailings from the UK and up to $200* to spend, so you treat yourself to something extra special. And what could be more special than our handpicked, one-of-a-kind shore excursions, which allow you to explore the sights and secrets of each destination in a whole new way? Offer ends 31 Aug 2015. Terms and conditions apply.

Up to $200 to spend on shore excursions

Enjoy even more on a Royal Caribbean holiday this summer with unbelievable prices on sailings from the UK and up to $200* to spend, so you treat yourself to something extra special. And what could be more special than our handpicked, one-of-a-kind shore excursions, which allow you to explore the sights and secrets of each destination in a whole new way? Offer ends 31 Aug 2015. Terms and conditions apply.

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