STAR COLLECTOR: CARIBBEAN ISLANDS TO PORTUGUESE CASTLES: A CROSSING

From $ 2,499 pp
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Star Collector: Caribbean Islands to Portuguese Castles: A Crossing

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Philipsburg, St. Maarten

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2.5 HRS

Moderate

refreshments

boating

essentials
St. Maarten: Americas Cup Sailboat Racing
Experience the thrill of racing multi-million dollar America’s Cup Race sailboats in the warm blue waters and brisk trade winds of St. Maarten. Previous sailing experience is not necessary for this excursion, which is one of the highest rated in the Caribbean. You will tender out from the 12 Metre Clubhouse dock at Dock Maarten where after a briefing you will take a 10-minute tender ride out to your allocated sailboat. Either Dennis Conner’s America’s Cup winning Stars & Stripes, Canada II, or True North IV are yours for this once-in-a-lifetime adventure. The expert crew will show you exactly what to do if you want to take a “crew member’s” position. Then it’s off to the racecourse – grind a winch – trim a sail – punch a stopwatch, or just sit back, relax and enjoy the included refreshments.  After the race enjoy a victory rum punch party at the12 Metre Clubhouse where the tour ends.

Please note:  Wear soft-soled suitable footwear for the sailboat. This event is weather/wind dependent.

price $165
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4 HRS

Easy

sightseeing

essentials
St. Maarten: Half Day Private Island Tour in SUV or Deluxe Mini Van
Explore at your leisure with a private vehicle, driver, and English-speaking guide. This exclusive tour will allow you to customize your time ashore and explore the most interesting sites in the comfort and privacy of your own car. With your private vehicle, and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore. See the iconic sites or create your own personal stops to make the experience your own.

Please note:  Capacity: 3-6 guests. Private cars are ordered per vehicle (not per person). This tour includes transport in a private car, driver and English Speaking Guide. Itinerary can be adjusted with tour guide as long as it’s in the area and does not exceed the duration of 4 hours. Recommended for physically challenged guests.

price $625
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4.5 HRS

Easy

refreshments

sightseeing
St. Maarten: Soualiga Sky Explorer
Experience St. Maarten’s newest attraction, the Soualiga Sky Explorer chairlift. Take a tranquil ride up the 2,630-ft. span as the landscape unfolds below to the top of one of St. Maarten’s highest mountains where spectacular panoramic views await you.  You will board your air-conditioned transportation at the dock for a 30-minute ride to Rockland Estate. You will be guided to the plantation house, built in the 1700s, to learn the powerful story of Trace Wilson, born into slavery on the estate in 1818 and his descendant Emilio Wilson who purchased the property to educate current and future generations about the conditions of plantation life as well as the customs, traditions and history of St. Maarten, “The Friendly Island.”  After a brief orientation, embark the Soualiga Sky Explorer for the approximately 25-minute ride to the top of Sentry Hill, St. Maarten’s highest elevation at 1,125 feet. A series of platforms encircles the mountaintop showcasing 360-degree views of the whole island including vistas of neighboring islands.  When you are ready to descend simply board the Soualiga Sky Explorer for the scenic trip down the mountain. Enjoy exploring the estate and sampling St. Maarten delicacies, snacks and beverages at the restaurant. When you are ready to depart  you can board the air-conditioned shuttle transportation back to your ship.

Please note: Bring sunscreen and insect repellent and wearing close-toed and secured shoes is required. Currency accepted is US dollars or credit cards.

price $179
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4.25 HRS

Strenuous

refreshments

sightseeing
St. Maarten: Soualiga Sky Explorer & Flying Dutchman
As an adventure-seeker you will simply love this new thrill ride that takes you on the Soualiga Sky Explorer with the landscape unfolding below to the top of St. Maarten’s highest mountain. Then you’ll go flying back down on one of the world’s steepest ziplines.  You will board your air-conditioned transportation at the dock for a 30-minute ride to Rockland Estate. You will be guided to the plantation house, built in the 1700s, to learn the powerful story of Trace Wilson, born into slavery on the estate in 1818 and his descendant Emilio Wilson who purchased the property to educate current and future generations about the conditions of plantation life as well as the customs, traditions and history of St. Maarten. Embark the Soualiga Sky Explorer for the approximately 25-minute ride to the top of Sentry Hill, St. Maarten’s highest elevation at 1,125 feet. A series of platforms encircles the mountaintop showcasing 360-degree views of the whole island including vistas of neighboring islands. A brief orientation will prepare you to fly down the mountain at speeds of up to 56 miles per hour on the world’s steepest zipline, The Flying Dutchman.  You’ll be attached to a flight line in a secure harnessed chair, launching you on the 1050-foot drop in elevation over 2,800 feet to experience the ride of a lifetime. After your fun-filled adventure, select your favorite photo and video then enjoy exploring the estate and sampling St. Maarten delicacies, snacks and beverages at the restaurant. When you are ready to depart board your air-conditioned shuttle transportation back to the ship.

Please note: Bring sunscreen and insect repellent and wearing close-toed and secured shoes is required. Currency accepted is US dollars or credit cards.


price $249
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4 HRS

Easy

culture

sightseeing
St. Maarten: Under Two Flags Island Tour
Since 1648 the island has been divided between the French and the Dutch with both sides maintaining their very distinct personality and heritage. The tour will start from the port in Philipsburg, the capital of Dutch St. Maarten, passing by the Great Salt Pond and through the Lower Princess Quarter. The scenic Eastern Coastal Road affords breathtaking views of the windward side of the island. There will be a stop at the lookout point of Coralita which offers panoramic views and a great photo opportunity. The drive will continue through the Dutch quarter and Paradise View overlooking the beautiful Orient Bay, Pinel Island, Tintamarre, Green Kay and St Bart’s. Head along the northern coast, passing the village of Grand Case on the way to the capital of the French side, Marigot. Marigot remains true to its French heritage and is like a Caribbean Paris with its outdoor cafés and French boutiques. There will be time to browse around the shops or have lunch at an outdoor café. After leaving Marigot, you will cross the border one last time to the Dutch side and stop at Cay Hill where you can appreciate a view of Saba Island and all the lagoons before your return to the pier.  There will be a last stop in Philipsburg to enjoy some shopping.

Please note: This tour is not wheelchair accessible. 


price $65
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Little Bay, Montserrat, BWI



1.5 HRS

Strenuous

outdoors

sightseeing

essentials
Little Bay: ATV Adventure
Take a drive on the wild side on an ATV tour along the uninhabited and unpopulated roads of Foxes Bay. You will drive past silent villages well preserved by nature and perhaps you may be lucky enough to grab fruits directly from low hanging branches of fruit trees only disturbed by birds. Catch a glimpse of what village life used to be and enjoy riding through villages and streets once filled with busy people now filled with abundant plant life and silence. What an exciting way to see Montserrat.

Please note: To operate an ATV you will need your driver’s license and be willing to sign the required waivers. Guests must wear all required safety gear provided. Actual driving time is 1.5 hours. This tour is not for children, minimum age is 21 years old and maximum weight is 200 lbs. Guests must follow the directions of the tour guide as there are no markers and no one to ask directions. Price is per ATV.


price $259
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4 HRS

Moderate

dining

culture

sightseeing

beach

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Little Bay: Montserrat Buried City
From Little Bay you will drive through Brades and on to Woodlands and Salem. Your first stop would be at Runaway Ghaut where local lore says that if you drink the pure spring water flowing from mountains in the heart of island that you will return to Montserrat. Then it’s on to Richmond Hill where you will get a bird's-eye view of the Buried City while standing poolside at the abandoned Montserrat Springs Hotel. You will drive through abandoned villages and towns with buried and decaying buildings, some now covered in climbing plant life. And in the Buried City you will stand on what used to be the deep water harbor and behold the majesty of the tallest mountain on Montserrat growing out of where once stood churches, schools, homes, and places of business. Head out of the Buried City to the Woodlands Beach facility where you will be served an exotic Caribbean lunch including Calypso chicken, seasoned rice, and plantain fritters. Relax under the canopy of almond trees and sip on your rum punch. You will have time to browse the local craft dealers’ stands at the Woodlands facility and take a piece of Montserrat’s volcano home with you.

Please note:  Bring your camera. Conditions in the Buried City are dusty and may impact those with respiratory problems. Dust masks will be provided. 


price $159
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3 HRS

Easy

culture

refreshments
Little Bay: Montserrat Observatory & Garden Tour
Visit the Montserrat Volcano Observatory and experience 25 minutes of sheer volcanic drama as you view an intimate and up-close video of life with an active volcano. And if it is your lucky day, a passing resident scientist may even bring you up to volcanic scientific speed by answering all your burning questions. You will see Plymouth from the Observatory deck and view samples of volcanic rocks. There will be time to shop for volcano souvenirs from the Observatory. Then you will head over to the Montserrat National Trust and take a guided walk through the Trust's Amerindian Gardens. Browse the Trust Gift shop for local cookbooks, birds of Montserrat books or books on Montserrat history, institutions and people by local historian, Sir Howard Fergus On your way back to Port Little Bay you will stop in to the Hill Top Coffee House and Welcome Centre and enjoy a complimentary beverage as you browse more volcano memoirs and history.

Please note: The road to the Observatory is narrow and winding. Driving is on the left-hand side. Persons prone to motion sickness should take the necessary medication prior to the start of the tour. The Observatory has two floors and stairs. Wear comfortable shoes or sandals with rubber soles.


price $119
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Gustavia, St. Barthélemy



8 HRS

Moderate

sightseeing

essentials
St. Barts: Independent Explorer
Here is a chance for the adventuresome to get away from the crowds, get behind the wheel, and enjoy the lush countryside on a self-guided tour. You will be escorted from the pier to the nearby starting point and after brief formalities you will be given the keys to your rental car. Armed with a map of the island, some suggested itineraries, and some details about historical facts and points of interest, you’re ready to explore this beautiful island at your own pace. The cost is for the car; one to four people can explore at just one rate.

Please note:  Participants must be able to drive a stick shift in bumpy and hilly conditions. Bring your swimsuit, a credit card, and a current driver’s license. The tour price is per car and includes CDW insurance, a $750 deductible which will be fully or partially charged to the driver’s credit card in the event the car is returned damaged. Fuel costs are included. Pricing is per car, and can hold up to 4 guests.  Only one person in the party needs to purchase the tour. Your touring time may be shorter depending on when your ship docks.


price $229
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1 hour

Easy

sightseeing
St. Barts: Intimate Island Tour
This is an exclusive panorama island tour for two to six people with a local, English speaking driver/guide in an air-conditioned vehicle. Experience the local highlights as you wish, at your pace.

Please note:  Wear comfortable shoes and clothes. 


price $79
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3 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

snorkeling

wildlife

refreshments

beach

boating
St. Barts: Sailing Catamaran Adventure
Caribbean music and the friendly crew of a well-appointed, full-sail catamaran will welcome you aboard. This boat is specially designed to offer shade and refreshing breezes as you sail along the beautiful west coast of the island to the Marine Park at Colombier Bay. You will anchor about 80 feet offshore, close to coral reefs teeming with schools of colorful fish. A professional instructor will give you a full orientation and explain the use of the snorkel equipment.  You will have time to swim and snorkel, or simply bask in the sun.  On the return to Gustavia, soft drinks, beer, or refreshing rum punch or fruit punch will be offered. 

Please note:  This exclusive experience is limited to 14 guests and sells out quickly. No previous sailing experience necessary. The catamaran will offer refreshments throughout the trip. Restrooms are located on board the catamaran. Bring sunscreen, hat, swimsuit, and underwater camera. Snorkeling gear is available on the boat. 


price $189
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3 HRS

Moderately
easy

refreshments

boating

essentials
St. Barts: Sailing the Leeward Coast
Boarding your sailing cat you will depart from Gustavia's tender pier. Your Captain will give a safety briefing as you set sail. You will be able to enjoy some good sailing time as you head to “Pointe de Colombier” and its sheltered bay. You can enjoy the scenic panorama, passing the mega yachts at anchor. Once at anchor in Colombier Bay, you will have time to sunbathe, relax, sleep on the trampoline net or just read a good book under the shade of the bimini.  The Captain will serve you mineral water, soft drinks, beer or rum punch and light snacks and the crew will be attentive and helpful all the while. 

Please note: There is no transportation available to the beach. Bring a sunglasses and plenty of sunscreen. You will board the ship with a gangway that can be tricky because of the recurrent swell in Gustavia harbor. You   will have to remove your shoes and be barefoot before boarding the vessel. The Captain is solely responsible and has the right to refuse boarding to a guest who would be judged unable to participate.


price $175
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1.5 HRS

Easy

refreshments

boating

sightseeing
St. Barts: Sunset Cruise
Boarding your sailing cat you will depart from Gustavia's tender pier. Your Captain will give a safety briefing as you set sail. You will have a peaceful and quiet sailing time in the vicinity of the harbor area to enjoy scenic views of the sunset. You will appreciate the scenic panorama, passing the mega yachts at anchor. The Captain will offer you Champagne, mineral water, soft drinks or beer and some assorted light snacks. The crew will be attentive and helpful. 

Please note: You will board the ship with a gangway that can be tricky because of the recurrent swell in Gustavia harbor. You   will have to remove your shoes and be barefoot before boarding the vessel. The Captain is solely responsible and has the right to refuse boarding to a guest who would be judged unable to participate.


price $145
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1 hour

Easy

wildlife

boating
St. Barts: Yellow Semi-Sub Exploration
All aboard a semi-submersible to discover the rich undersea life surrounding St. Barts, without even getting wet! After boarding, you may choose to either stay outside on the open deck or enter the tunnel-like hull equipped with underwater windows. At the harbor’s entrance, keep watch for the many green turtles that frequent this area. Soon, the semi-sub passes over the wreck of the island freighter Marignan. Cross the southeastern edge of the St. Barts Marine Park and arrays of undersea marvels will soon be revealed before your eyes. The seabed is full of colorful coral reefs, and schools of Sergeant Major Fish. On your arrival at The Saints, the onboard crew will feed schools of fish. Don’t be surprised if seemingly hundreds of fish almost push against your window. You may even glimpse a shark or two! After approximately 10 minutes, your semi-sub heads back to the pier. You may wish to stay out on the upper deck for picturesque views of the coastline and graceful anchored yachts.

Please note:  The semi-submersible has steep interior steps. The itinerary may be amended at the Captain’s discretion based on weather conditions, general safety, or any other factor. There can be no guaranteed sightings of any specific sea life.


price $89
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Jost Van Dyke, Great Harbour, B.V.I.



4 HRS

Moderate

snorkeling

outdoors

wildlife

refreshments

beach
Jost Van Dyke, Sail, Snorkel & Optional Light Hike to the Bubbly Pools
Step aboard a sleek catamaran for a fun and relaxing cruise through the islands surrounding Jost Van Dyke.  After an hour of sailing your vessel will anchor off the beautiful desert island Sandy Cay. From here you can choose to swim in the crystal-clear water, bask in the sun on the pristine white-sand beach, or stay onboard and enjoy a complimentary drink. Your skipper will then cruise to Diamond Cay, a tiny islet surrounded by powdery white sand, azure blue waters, and an underwater world filled with colorful marine life. Enjoy an hour of exploring the fascinating reefs, or take a stroll to Foxy’s Taboo and hike to the curious Bubbly Pools ashore. Refreshments and snacks are available at Foxy’s Taboo (additional cost) as well as a pleasant little gift shop. The crew will sound the horn for another hour of  catamaran cruising with rum punch and music.

Please note: Wear your swimwear under a cover up and bring a towel, dry t-shirt or sweatshirt, a hat, and sunscreen. Snorkeling and swimming destinations may vary according to sea and weather conditions.  If you want to take the unguided hike, wear comfortable walking shoes. Guests must be able to step on and off the catamaran and in and out of the water via a dive ladder. Refreshments are included.


price $115
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Virgin Gorda, B.V.I.



4.5 HRS

Moderate

boating

refreshments

beach

outdoors

essentials
Virgin Gorda: Escape To Anegada
Board your power boat from Spanish Town Yacht Harbour heading up the protected waters of the North Shore of Virgin Gorda with great views of the leeward shore bays, beautiful Villas and resorts scattered on the hillside of Great Mountain. You will tuck into North Sound to make the most of the flat protected waters, passing Richard Branson’s Moskito Island on the left and cross over North Sound known as ‘the billionaires playground ‘of the Virgin Islands to start your exhilarating roller coaster ride to the reefs of Anegada. A short 35 minutes of splashtacular adventure will find you in tranquil waters gazing in amazement at a mountain of Conch at White Bay. After a swim and exploration of the conch shells you will re-board the boat and tour the southern flats of Anegada. The water here is only 4 feet deep!  So you can clearly see the bottom and the sundry of sea life beneath the surface. You will follow the South shore to Setting Point, a small community accustomed to the slow pace of island life. From here board an open air bus for a 15-minute ride with views of the island. The old-world wooden dock leads you to the Anegada Reef Hotel where you can choose to buy a drink or peruse the gift shop, in either case, this is a barefoot experience. Your next course will take you on to Pomato Point to step ashore for some light refreshment.  If you wish to take a moment of serene solitude, capture the opportunity with a walk on the long and serene white-sand beach.  On departing the Flats of Anegada, the Captain will navigate around the large coral head structures to cross the open waters back to Virgin Gorda for the beach barbecue.

Please note:  Wear sunscreen, a long sleeve shirt, or a rash guard, a hat with a chin strap or leash, and sunglasses. Bring your swim suit and a towel. This tour will be cancelled if the wind is sustained at and above 18 knots.



price $199
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4 HRS

Strenuous

walking

beach

boating

essentials
Virgin Gorda: Highlights & Bath Tour
Enjoy the best that Virgin Gorda has to offer when you take this Island Tour to the world famous The Baths.  Board your open air safari bus at The Yacht Harbour and wind up the hills to Gorda Peak where you will have the opportunity to photograph the impressive archipelago of the B.V.I.  Your route takes you on down the spine of this beautiful island. From here you will drive to The Baths, the B.V.I.’s most famous landmark. These massive granite boulders stand out against powdery white sand and crystal clear waters, so seize this chance to scramble through narrow gaps, intricate pools and passages which comprise this adventurous footpath before it opens out to the spectacular white sands of Devils Bay.  The beach at The Baths boasts an appealing bar, souvenir stand and restrooms.  For those not physically inclined, you can still be witness to these dramatic batholiths should you take a drink at the Top of The Baths, or the less strenuous path direct down to Devils Bay. Before boarding the safari buses, sample a complimentary rum punch, punch or water at the gazebo above The Baths. The taxis will then take you back to your tenders at the Yacht Harbour.

Please note:  Wear your swimsuit under your clothes, bring reef-friendly sun screen, towel, camera, reef or aqua shoes to explore the Baths, flip-flops are not recommended.  This tour is not recommended for those with mobility issues. Use caution while walking down the trail and through the boulders in the caves. Path is uneven and slippery. On some days expect crowds. Please be aware of the National Flag Warning System and adhere to it at all times. Red Flag: Danger - No Swimming. Yellow Flag: Caution - Weak swimmers are discouraged from entering the water.  Purple Flag: Jellyfish Warning.


price $55
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3 HRS

Moderately
easy

snorkeling

wildlife

refreshments

essentials
Virgin Gorda: Snorkel Adventure
The exciting marine world is revealed to you on this adventure to two of Virgin Gorda's best regarded snorkel sites.  Board a sleek and spacious 36ft Newton motor boat for a fun and relaxing cruise through the islands surrounding Virgin Gorda.  Motor across the stunning Virgin Gorda with views of neighboring islands.The catamaran will moor at your first snorkel spot, chosen by the Captain as per the best location for the day.  The crew will assist with getting your snorkel gear ready, give a safety briefing and guide you in the water while pointing out interesting sea life.  Once back on board, the Captain will pick out a second snorkel spot for you enjoy. The tour ends with refreshments on board and a cruise back to The Yacht Harbour in Spanish Town.

Please note: wear your swimsuit under your clothes, bring a towel, a dry t-shirt or sweatshirt, reef friendly sunscreen, waterproof camera (if you want to record the boulders ashore), and a hat.  Participants must sign a waiver before departing the dock. Depending on weather and sea state the snorkel locations might have to be adjusted. Minimum age is 7 years. 

price $85
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San Juan, Puerto Rico



4 HRS

Moderately
easy

culture

sightseeing
San Juan: Bacardi Distillery & Rum Tasting – Awaken Your Senses with Transfer to Airport
You will board your coach for the 30-minute ride to the Bacardi Distillery.  Start your tour at the new Bacardi Visitor Center. Learn about the past, present, and future of the world’s most awarded rum and spirits. Relive the history and see how Bacardi evolved from being a small rum manufacturer in Santiago de Cuba to becoming the untameable Spirit that it is today. You will learn about Bacardi’s rum making process, its legendary cocktails, and you will be tasting 4 of the best hand-crafted cocktails prepared by Bacardi mixologists. There will be time to visit the Gift Shop and find an array of Bacardi rums, souvenirs, and collectibles. Bottles can even be engraved. You will enjoy the view of Old San Juan from their pavilion that’s shaped like a bat or just sit back and relax in the Lounge. You will find out why tourists have made Bacardi a must see in Puerto Rico.You will be transferred to the airport.

Please note: Wear comfortable attire and walking shoes. Guests must be at least 21 years of age to participate on this tour.  


price $169
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4 HRS

Moderately
easy

sightseeing

essentials
San Juan: Bacardi Distillery & Rum Tasting – Awaken Your Senses with Transfer to Windstar Hotel
You will board your coach for the 30-minute ride to the Bacardi Distillery.  Start your tour at the new Bacardi Visitor Center. Learn about the past, present, and future of the world’s most awarded rum and spirits. Relive the history and see how Bacardi evolved from being a small rum manufacturer in Santiago de Cuba to becoming the untamable Spirit that it is today. You will learn about Bacardi’s rum making process, its legendary cocktails, and you will be tasting 4 of the best hand-crafted cocktails prepared by Bacardi mixologists. There will be time to visit the Gift Shop and find an array of Bacardi rums, souvenirs, and collectibles. Bottles can even be engraved. You will enjoy the view of Old San Juan from their pavilion that’s shaped like a bat or just sit back and relax in the Lounge. You will find out why tourists have made Bacardi a must see in Puerto Rico.

Please note: Wear comfortable attire and walking shoes. Guests must be at least 21 years of age to participate on this tour.  


price $169
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3 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

sightseeing

essentials
San Juan: Old San Juan Natl Historic Parks Walking Tour with Transfer to Airport
Not every day will you get an opportunity to visit the 2nd oldest city in America.  For about 90 minutes you will walk the cobblestone streets accompanied by an expert guide who will give you interesting information on many amazing structures and relate events that make Old San Juan a must-do on your bucket list. You will visit San Cristobal Fort, the largest fort built by the Spanish in the New World.  Learn the mystery of the sentry boxes and other memorable facts. On the way to the airport you will also have the opportunity to visit and learn the history of the Tapia Theater, Plaza Colon, Plaza de Armas, La Rogativa, The San Jose Church, The Governor’s Main House, San Juan Cathedral, and other interesting sites.

Please note: Wear comfortable attire and walking shoes.


price $95
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3 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

sightseeing

essentials
San Juan: Old San Juan Natl Historic Parks Walking Tour with Transfer to Windstar Hotel
Not every day will you get an opportunity to visit the 2nd oldest city in America.  For about 90 minutes you will walk the cobblestone streets accompanied by an expert guide who will give you interesting information on many amazing structures and relate events that make Old San Juan a must-do on your bucket list. You will visit San Cristobal Fort, the largest fort built by the Spanish in the New World.  Learn the mystery of the sentry boxes and other memorable facts. On the way to the airport you will also have the opportunity to visit and learn the history of the Tapia Theater, Plaza Colon, Plaza de Armas, La Rogativa, The San Jose Church, The Governor’s Main House, San Juan Cathedral, and other interesting sites. You will be transferred to the Windstar Hotel.

Please note: Wear comfortable attire and walking shoes.


price $95
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4 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

outdoors

walking

sightseeing
San Juan: Rainforest Eco Wonder Tour with Transfer to Airport
Board your coach for the 45-minute drive to discover the exotic vegetation of El Yunque, the only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Park System.  El Yunque features over 240 species of plants and wildlife, waterfalls, streams, and hiking trails leading to enchanting locations.  With a professional guide you will visit El Portal Visitor Center, La Coca Falls, and a low-moderate impact trail to admire the flora and fauna.  Your expert guide will make the trip meaningful and fun. Then transfer to the airport.

Please note: Wear comfortable attire and non-slippery shoes.

price $109
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4 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

sightseeing

outdoors

wildlife

essentials
San Juan: Rainforest Eco Wonder Tour with Transfer to Windstar Hotel
Board your coach for the 45-minute drive to discover the exotic vegetation of El Yunque, the only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Park System.  El Yunque features over 240 species of plants and wildlife, waterfalls, streams, and hiking trails leading to enchanting locations.  With a professional guide you will visit El Portal Visitor Center, La Coca Falls, and a low-moderate impact trail to admire the flora and fauna.  Your expert guide will make the trip meaningful and fun.

Please note: Wear comfortable attire and non-slippery shoes.


price $109
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St. John's, Antigua



3 HRS

Moderate

culture

sightseeing
St. Johns, Amazing Antigua
Board your air-conditioned bus where you will be met by an experienced and knowledgeable tour guide. You will travel through Antigua’s countryside rich in daily West Indian life, local villages, old churches, highlighting West Indian culture, past the magnificent view of Falmouth Harbour, through to English Harbour and the famed Nelson’s Dockyard.  Built in 1725, the Dockyard served as the base for the English naval squadron patrolling the West Indies. As you enter this historic park, the only working Georgian dockyard in the world, you will be met by a National Park’s Guide who will lead you on a short, informative walking tour through this extremely beautiful and fascinating dockyard, with its wonderfully restored buildings, gorgeous yachts at anchor, and very many points of interest. After the tour will you have free time to explore the Dockyard, Museum, art gallery, gift shop, and boutiques.  Next is stop is further up at the Blockhouse Ruins, where military troops were stationed, and where you will see a commanding view of the Atlantic Ocean and wide sweeps of the surrounding coastline.  Driving on up to the highest point of Shirley Heights Lookout, for a picture-perfect and breath-taking view overlooking Nelson's Dockyard, Falmouth Marina, Fort Berkeley, Monk’s Hill, Falmouth village, and most of the entire area referred to as English Harbour. Your waiting transportation will then take you on a country drive back up through the middle of the island, north to St John’s, with it’s own interesting sightseeing, duty-free shopping malls, and of course your waiting yacht.

Please note:  Bring your camera, sun protection and a hat if desired! This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users as there is some uneven terrain. Wear comfortable walking shoes. Bottled water will be available on the bus.


price $59
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3 HRS

Strenuous

outdoors

wildlife

sightseeing
St. Johns, Open Course Canopy Challenge
You will be met at your ship by professional guides and taken by air-conditioned taxi to the Antigua rainforest some 30 minutes away. After a safety briefing and equipment distribution your exciting tour will begin. Starting at the Old Pump House, you will walk over a suspension bridge from the side of the building, which spans the gorge to the far bank. Once across the bridge, your remaining thrilling journey through the forest will begin, as you trail to the first aerial zip, and continue onto the others which criss-cross the vast gorge.  There are zip lines of 52 feet to 328 feet in length. The geography of the gorge dictates that you will be above the treetops for large parts of the run – entering a corridor in the foliage at either end.  There are a series of 12 zip lines, 9 typical challenge elements and 2 suspension bridges giving a bird’s eye view of the flora and fauna in the rainforest while listening to the numerous bird species. You will also see a series of large trees (including the silk cotton, one of Antigua’s National Symbols), prominent boulders, a rock pool, small waterfall and a shaded area with interesting plants, wild fruits, vines, mosses and lichens.

Please note: This tour includes some slight physical exertion and is not recommended for pregnant women, persons with a history of heart conditions, seizures, back, knee or shoulder problems or other pre-existing health problems. Maximum weight is 235 lbs; minimum height is 5 feet. Participants should not wear strapless shoes or strapless sandals and ladies should wear shorts or long pants. A change of shirt is recommended. Guests are also offered complementary water on the course. 

price $115
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4 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

snorkeling

wildlife

boating
St. Johns, Reef Rider Snorkel Adventure
Captain your own 2-seater inflatable motorboat on a guided tour of Antigua’s south coast and discover the exciting underwater world of Antigua and a sea teeming in marine life! Board your air-conditioned transportation and ride through Antigua’s countryside, rich in daily West Indian life, local villages, and old churches, on the way to Jolly Harbour. At the calm waters of Jolly Harbour you will be met by an experienced Guide who will give you a safety briefing on how to operate your 2-seater inflatable with 30hp engine safely and give you time to acquaint yourself with the boat. Then it’s time to follow your Guide out of the harbor for a spectacular adventure along Antigua’s south coast in and out of bays and around reefs to Antigua’s premier snorkeling area, Cades Reef.  Here you will be given expert instruction in snorkeling before you are invited to put on your mask, fins and buoyancy belt and set out, explore and enjoy the home to the colorful Caribbean marine life including parrotfish, damselfish, grunts and angelfish among many others. Or you can simply take a swim or relax and soak up the sun in the idyllic location on board the boat. The time is yours to enjoy the fantastic scenery. You then will be guided back to Jolly Harbour along the shoreline seeing dozens of beaches through the crystal clear Caribbean waters and have another opportunity to soak up the Antiguan sun and see the Antiguan south-west coast line before returning to the pier.

Please note: Bring your swimsuit, towels and a camera to record wonderful memories! Lifejacket and snorkeling equipment will be provided.

price $135
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4 HRS

Moderate

outdoors

sightseeing

refreshments

beach

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St. Johns, Segway Fort Conqueror
You will be met on the pier by a guide before being escorted to an awaiting air-conditioned taxi that will take you to Fort James Beach 40 minutes away from the pier. Travel back to a time in Antigua’s history in 1706 when the British built one of its most impressive Forts to protect against French invasion.  Conquer the trail leading to this most impressive structure of defense, built with full Masonic honors as your Segway PT moves you securely down the path of history after a complete safety orientation. You’ll be amazed at how easy it is to manoeuver this phenomenon of motion as it carries you through the large wooden gates of Fort James where a spectacular sight of the Caribbean Sea awaits.  After conquering the fort, embark on an endless adventure cruising by beach picnic parks, scores of fruit trees and miles of beach in minutes on your zero emission Segway as knowledgeable and fun guides fill you in on interesting facts about the area. After the tour enjoy delicious refreshments and cool drinks around a picnic table while indulging in a breathtaking view of one of the islands most popular beach bars and restaurant. With time to relax on the beach you can catch up on that good read or take a dip or just do absolutely nothing.  

Please note:  Segway orientation, safety gear (helmets), bottled water, and soft-drinks are included. Bring sunscreen, your swimsuit, towel and camera.


price $149
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Funchal, Madeira, Portugal



4 HRS

Moderate

refreshments

walking

sightseeing
Funchal, Cabo Girao & Ribeira Brava
Spend a relaxing day exploring the small towns and picturesque countryside of Madeira. Begin with a trip to the Pico da Torre viewpoint for an incredible view of Camara de Lobos, a quintessential fishing village characterized by brightly painted boats in the harbor. Taste the famous poncha, a delightful local drink made of rum and honey on your way to Cabo Girao, the highest sea cliff in Europe and the second highest in the world. It features a skywalk with an amazing glass floor balcony (1,932 feet up). Enjoy a brief photo opportunity here to capture the magnificent sights before heading to Ribeira Brava, a historic town filled with quaint shops, wonderful cafés, and endless island charm.

Please note: Wear comfortable walking shoes.  Visibility from all scenic outlooks is dependent upon the weather and therefore cannot be guaranteed. Itinerary may be operated in reverse order but all sites will be covered. Guests prone to motion sickness should take precautions. Guests must be of legal age to consume alcohol.

price $1000000
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4 HRS

Strenuous

sightseeing

walking

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Funchal, City Highlights and Cable Car
Explore the adventurous city of Funchal, capital of Madeira and Portugal's largest town. You will board your motor coach for the short 10-minute drive to the center of town. Walk through the vibrant local market, explore the Old Town where the first settlement of the city was born. This old part of the city is characterized by its narrow sidewalk streets and façades of old houses and is considered a historical area of great architectural and patrimonial value. You will climb to Monte by cable car. This village located at an elevation of 1,772 feet  high was the last residence of Carlos I of Austria, who is buried in the Church of Our Lady of Monte. Finally you will have a 25-minute drive to visit the Old Blandy Wine Lodge in the center of Funchal which  acts as an excellent show place for many the finest wines of Madeira.  You will taste four  5-years-old wines accompanied by some delicious snacks.

Please note: Wear comfortable walking shoes. Guests must be legal age to consume alcohol. The market and the Old Blandy Lodge are closed Saturday afternoons, Sundays and public holidays all day. A visit to the church of Monte is not included and is closed on Sundays and public holidays. Should guests wish to visit it, it is free of charge and they have to be able  to climb 171 steps up and 68 steps down. Tour order may vary but all sites will be covered. Shops are closed during public holidays. This tour is not available for guests in wheelchairs and others with mobility challenges.


price $1000000
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4 HRS

Moderate

wine

walking

sightseeing
Funchal, Enchanting Scenic Views
A scenic 25-minute motor coach drive will take you to Cabo Girão, which is the world’s 2nd-highest seacliff. The outlook from the safety railings is out of this world and a great place from which to take photos, and it is equally lovely from a little way back. Continue to Pico dos Barcelos from where you can admire breathtaking views over the island of Madeira, after which a sweet snack with a glass of Madeira will be served at Eira do Serrado. Perched at a height of 3,366 feet above sea level, the place offers gorgeous views of the surrounding mountains and the village lying in Nun’s Valley below.

Please note: Wear comfortable walking shoes. Guests must be legal age to consume alcohol.

price $1000000
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Lisbon, Portugal



4 HRS

Easy

sightseeing
Lisbon, Half Day Private Car & Guide
Explore at your own pace with a private vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide at your service. You will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary according to your own interests. On this half day option you can choose an itinerary in Lisbon city. You can choose from exploring the typical quarter of Alfama and Castle St. Georges, the majesty of Avenida da Liberdade, a charming old boulevard place of several international stores (such as Prada or Armani) lined with gardens; Jerónimos Monastery (closed on Mondays) considered being the jewel of Manueline art; the President’s House, Belém Tower, Monument to the Discoveries among many others.

Please note:  Capacity: 1-2 guests. Private cars are ordered per vehicle (not per person). This tour includes transport in a private car, driver and English Speaking Guide. Itinerary can be adjusted with tour guide as long as it’s in the Lisbon area and does not exceed the duration of 4 hours. Recommended for physically challenged guests.


price $429
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4 HRS

Easy

sightseeing
Lisbon, Half Day Private Van & Guide
Explore at your own pace with a private vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide at your service. You will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary according to your own interests. On this half day option you can choose an itinerary in Lisbon city. You can choose from exploring the typical quarter of Alfama and Castle St. Georges, the majesty of Avenida da Liberdade, a charming old boulevard place of several international stores (such as Prada or Armani) lined with gardens; Jerónimos Monastery (closed on Mondays) considered being the jewel of Manueline art; the President’s House, Belém Tower, Monument to the Discoveries among many others.

Please note:  Capacity: 3 - 6 guests. Private vans are ordered per vehicle (not per person). This tour includes transport in a private van, driver and English Speaking Guide. Itinerary can be adjusted with tour guide as long as it’s in the Lisbon area and does not exceed the duration of 4 hours. Recommended for physically challenged guests.


price $549
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3 HRS

Easy

sightseeing
Lisbon, Highlights with Transfer to Airport
Lisbon is a city of contrasts, where modern trends merge with ancient ones, accentuating Lisbon’s variety and intensity of color. Your sightseeing tour will pass by Commerce Square thought by many to be the most beautiful in Europe. Enjoy a short walk along the pedestrian area of Augusta Street that connects the Commerce Square to Rossio with some free time at your leisure.   You will continue along Liberty Avenue a charming old boulevard place of several international stores (such as Prada or Armani) lined with gardens and known for its unique black and white mosaics on the sidewalks on the way to Marquês de Pombal Square. Take a photostop at Edward VII’s. The highlight of your visit is the church of the Jeronimos Monastery, a masterpiece of Manueline architecture, widely acknowledged to be the finest sight in Lisbon, built in the 16th century. Nearby, you will see the lavishly decorated Belem Tower, and the Monument to the Discoveries, built to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the death of Prince Henry the Navigator. On the way to the airport, you will see, stretching across the Tagus River, the April 25th Bridge, sister to the Golden Gate, and the towering Christ the King statue on the far side.

Please note: This tour is only for guests who have a flight later than 2:00 p.m. or an overnight stay in Lisbon. This tour includes transport in a private bus and a qualified English-speaking guide. We recommend respectful clothes when visiting religious sites. Visit to the Jeronimos Monastery Church is conditional due to religious ceremonies that may happen without prior notice. On Sunday mornings Jeronimos Monastery Church is closed to visitors. There will be an exterior visit and a photostop at Belem Tower. On Mondays, when Jerónimos Monastery is closed there will be an exterior visit only as well as a photostop at Belem Tower. Tour order may vary but all sites will be covered. During the visit to Jeronimos Monastery Church headsets will be used.


price $89
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4.5 HRS

Easy

sightseeing

essentials
Lisbon, Majestic Sintras & Cascais With Transfer to Windstar Hotel
Your motor coach and English-speaking guide will take you via the beautiful coastal road bordering the River Tagus, driving through the fashionable resort of Estoril - the home of several international royal exiles during the Second World War – to the lively scenic village of Cascais.  Here you will have some time to wonder around its plaza and enjoy its colorful setting of seaside café terraces, small shops, and sailboats. For six centuries Sintra was the favorite summer residence of the kings of Portugal, who were attracted by the cool climate and the lush beauty of the town’s setting.  Writers and poets in general – Lord Byron, Alfred Tennyson, Hans Christian Andersen, and Isaac Bashevis Singer chose Sintra as a preferred destination. The tall conical chimneys of the National Palace and the fabulous Pena Palace, are two unmistakable landmarks of this area. You will have the opportunity to taste local pastry in one of the cafés in Sintra before free time to explore this town recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1995. Return back to your Windstar Hotel in Lisbon.
                                                        
Please note:  Tour order may vary but all sites will be covered.


price $109
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