STAR COLLECTOR: EASTERN SEABOARD GRAND TOUR

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Star Collector: Eastern Seaboard Grand Tour

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Gaspe, Quebec, Canada



5 HRS

Easy

outdoors

wildlife

boating
Gaspe, Percé & Cruise around Bonaventure Island & Percé Sectors
One of the most popular activities in Percé is the 1.5-hour boat tour around the Parc National de l’Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé, which will take you to both sides of the famous Percé Rock and then out to see the thousands of birds nesting on the cliffs of Bonaventure Island. Bonaventure Island is home to a spectacular congregation of 300,000 sea birds, including razorbills, gulls, murres, and puffins. The island has 223 species of avian wildlife and the colony of 120,000 northern gannets is the most important and accessible in the world. Here is one of the world’s largest and most spectacular natural arches and a proud testament to Gaspé’s geological heritage.  An unshakable mass of rock and limestone that is 375 million years old, it measures 1,420 feet in length, 295 feet wide, and 289 feet at its highest point.  Its weight is estimated at 5 million tons. The arch itself is 49 feet high.  

Please note: Wear comfortable walking shoes. 

price $145
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4.5 HRS

Moderate

outdoors

wildlife

walking

sightseeing
Gaspe, Walking in Forillon National Park
This easy walking tour informs guests about Gaspésie’s unforgotten past and fishing families’ way of life. A visit to Forillon National Park is sure to be a unique adventure. The tip of Forillon, which was declared a Canadian national park in order to preserve the wild beauty of its coast, reveals various geological formations and phenomena up to 450 million years old. Its majestic landscapes cover a 152 square mile-area that is carved out of the sea, cliffs and mountains. Here, where the land joins the sea, are born pebble beaches, dizzying cliffs, small coves, rocky capes and fine sand beaches. The presence of 10 different rock formations, colonies of seabirds and arctic-alpine plants give this park its unique character. The trail called Une Tournée Dans Les Parages (A Walk Around the Area) will start near the fishing harbor, at the Grande-Grave Heritage Site, where the Hyman & Sons store, the warehouse and the Blanchette House reveal an unforgotten past and attest to the way of life of fishing families. You will be taken back through fields and woods to a number of old houses and barns. Outdoor exhibits along the way recount the history of Grande-Grave. The bracing sea air and Forillon’s magnificent panoramas are sure to make your walk all the more pleasant!

Please note: Wear sturdy shoes or hiking boots (no sandals!) and appropriate outdoor clothing; rain gear if needed.


price $135
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada



3 HRS

Moderate

outdoors

refreshments

culture

walking
Halifax, Craft Beer Experience
Stretching back to its naval beginnings, Halifax has long been known for its lively pub scene. It is said that Halifax has the greatest number of bars, per capita, in North America!   In a city filled with amazing pubs, Halifax is currently experiencing a craft beer renaissance with new craft and micro-breweries sprouting up around many corners. Your Craft Beer Experience will be led by a kilted guide who will enlighten your sightseeing with story-telling while visiting two popular pubs in the downtown area. Your first thirst quenching stop will be at a local brewpub where you are treated to samples of six locally produced craft beers.  See the on-site brewery, where staff will enlighten you on how the beverages are hand-crafted.  You will wind your way through the city streets arriving to the second venue, famous for its variety of beers on tap, you will sample four beers brewed by local micro-breweries.  Enjoy libations and stories all while relaxing in a traditional Irish pub atmosphere. With a variety of toe-tapping tunes, animated commentary and sample tastings of local craft beers at both locations, this afternoon will be a lively and memorable time for all.
 
Please note:  Guests must be minimum 19 years of age to participate in this excursion. Wear comfortable walking shoes & dress in warm layers.  Photo ID should be on hand.


price $135
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8 HRS

Easy

sightseeing
Halifax, Full Day Private Car & Driverguide
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. 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: 1-3 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 8 hours. Recommended for physically challenged guests.


price $899
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8 HRS

Easy

sightseeing
Halifax, Full Day Private Van & Driverguide
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 van. 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 - 5 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 area and does not exceed the duration of 8 hours. Recommended for physically challenged guests.


price $1099
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4 HRS

Easy

sightseeing
Halifax, Half Day Private Car & Diverguide
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. 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: 1-3 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 $599
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4 HRS

Easy

sightseeing
Halifax, Half Day Private Van & Diverguide
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 van. 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 - 5 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 area and does not exceed the duration of 4 hours. Recommended for physically challenged guests.


price $659
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3 HRS

Moderately
easy

culture
Halifax, Halifax & The Titanic Connection
Relive the history of the Titanic and learn of her amazing connection with Halifax. Although she lies approximately 2 miles below the surface of the North Atlantic it is possible to reach out and touch the Titanic story while in Halifax.  What the ship gave up on April 15, 1912, the City of Halifax now embraces. You will visit the 121 gravestones of her victims at Fairview Lawn Cemetery, then pass by sites connected to the aftermath of the sinking such as the morgue that accepted the body of John Jacob Astor, the church from which the unknown child was buried, and the pier from which the MacKay-Bennett, the death ship, sailed to the sinking site of the Titanic 700 nautical miles east of Halifax. Finally, you will visit the Maritime Museum where you will see the largest collection of wooden Titanic artifacts in the world and hear the tale of the visit to Halifax by the ship’s most famous survivor, the unsinkable Molly Brown. The legend of the Titanic lives on and this tour will give you some of that enduring mystique in this captivating experience.

Please note:  Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress in warm layers.
  

price $179
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1 hour

Moderate

sightseeing
Halifax, Harbor Hopper
Sign up for an hour of fun-filled land and water adventure aboard the famous Harbour Hopper.  Join your Captain and Guide who will introduce Halifax’s finest shops, restaurants, museums, and historic sites. Prepare yourself for a big splash as the Hoppers plunge into the harbor. View the Royal Canadian Naval Fleet and the spectacular sights along the waterfront and end up back at the ship with time for another tour or some shopping. Rain or shine this tour is guaranteed to make you smile!

Please note: Dress in warm layers, including a jacket to protect from Atlantic mists. This tour is not suitable for wheelchair guests or those with mobility issues.  Guests must be able to negotiate 10-12 steps on and off the vehicle.


price $69
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4.5 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

hiking

wildlife

sightseeing
Halifax, Peggys Cove and Coastal Hike
There are paths and hidden lagoons along the coastal waterways of Peggy’s Cove that many tourists and even locals alike do not get to witness.  You will do more than just visit Peggy’s Cove…you will experience it!  Departing the pier with your local guide enjoy a few of the cities highlights as you travel the scenic lighthouse route to Peggy’s Cove. Just outside of this famous village is the Peggy’s Cove Preservation Area, where you will enjoy a 1-hour guided coastal hike with your experienced naturalist guide. Enjoy spectacular scenic ocean vistas, scramble across ancient rocky slopes and find postcard perfect photo opportunities.  Be sure to look for porcupine, mink, deer and eagles as well as the myriad of sea life, keeping a keen eye out for whale, as this is the migratory route for local whale populations.  
After your hike, you will have a brief time on your own at Peggy’s Cove to explore and pick up a souvenir o if you wish, take time with your guide as you learn of the lobster fishery and see different styles of traps. This unique and adventurous tour to Peggy’s Cove is not to be missed!

Please note: Dress in warm layers, including a jacket to protect from Atlantic mists.  Proper hiking boots or shoes are required.



price $229
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3 HRS

Moderate

outdoors

walking

sightseeing
Halifax, Scenic Peggys Cove
Beautifully situated, Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse has long been an inspiration to artists and photographers.
You will embark on a scenic 60-minute drive along the winding coastal highway of the lighthouse route, passing picturesque fishing villages to Peggy’s Cove. Upon arrival  you may choose to join your kilted guide on a 20-minute optional walking tour of the Lower Cove, or simply enjoy approximately 1 hour of free time to explore this lovely village independently.  Be sure to have your camera ready to capture the stunning scenery of the world famous Peggy's Cove Lighthouse perched on the granite shores of the cove.  Another "must see" on site is the deGarthe Monument, found among a mass of boulders, this life-size granite carving depicts the life and the people of the area, created by local artist William E. deGarthe through the late 70s and early 80s.  Enjoy free time to peruse the quaint shops, stroll the picturesque harbor and photograph colorful clapboard cottages and fishing shacks. Returning to Halifax, you will take a short drive around the city to familiarize yourself with its many highlights.

Please note: Dress in warm layers, including a jacket to protect you from Atlantic mists.


price $125
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Bar Harbor, Maine



3.5 HRS

Easy

outdoors
Bar Harbor, Carriage Ride
Travel back to the days of carriage travel as you ride through one of the most breathtaking settings on the Eastern Seaboard. Your horse-drawn carriage tour will follow the famous Carriage Trails of Acadia National Park built by John D. Rockefeller between 1913 and 1940. It's a leisurely and incredibly up-close exploration of this spectacular wilderness. Pause at a scenic stop within the park to enjoy its beauty for before continuing on the park loop road.

Please note: Dress in layers and bring a hat and raincoat or umbrella as this tour operates rain or shine.


price $119
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5 HRS

Moderately
easy

outdoors

culture

boating
Bar Harbor, Cranberry Islands
You will begin with a 30-minute scenic drive along a portion of Acadia National Park’s Park Loop Road designated one of America’s Most Scenic Byways before stopping at a scenic stop along Maine’s rocky coast. Continue to Northeast Harbor and embark the Sea Princess for a 2 ½-hour cruise fully-narrated by your local professional naturalist. A cruise to the Cranberry Islands is the ideal way to experience the beauty of Maine’s rugged coastline featuring lighthouses, seals and seabirds. Your cruise will include a 45-minute stop at the picturesque harbor town of Islesford on Little Cranberry Island to visit the Islesford Historical Museum and/or explore the island on your own. Operated by the National Park Service, the museum features ship models, tools, and photographs that reveal island life during the 19th and early 20th centuries, and will provide a glimpse of the hearty inhabitants that carved out a unique lifestyle on the island.  After visiting Little Cranberry Island, continue your cruise into the fjord of Somes Sound. Throughout your cruise, your naturalist will discuss the relationship between people and the sea, and search for wildlife. 

Please note:     This tour operates rain or shine. Dress in layers and bring a hat and raincoat or umbrella.


price $135
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2.5 HRS

Easy

outdoors

sightseeing
Bar Harbor, Discover Acadia National Park With A Ranger
Entering the National Park, your journey along 27-mile Park Loop Road will take you along the ocean’s edge passing Sand Beach, Schooner Head Overlook, and the High Seas Estate, a beautiful mansion built by a wealthy gentleman whose wife perished on the Titanic before ever stepping foot in her dream home.  Continuing past Otter Cliffs and the Gulf of Maine with beautiful views of the off shore islands, you will travel through pine wood forests and past the Jordon Pond House where you will have a beautiful view of the Penobscot Mountains and Bubbles Hill. With much of the land donated by John D. Rockefeller, you will see the romantic stone-cut bridges and evidence of the elaborate carriage trails built by this family at the turn of the century. Home to over 50 species of mammals keep your eyes peeled for white tail deer as you make your way around the Park Loop Road.  Your tour will culminate (weather permitting) with a photo stop from atop the 1,530-foot Cadillac Mountain, the highest point on North America’s Eastern seaboard.  With a 360-degree panoramic view, you will see how glaciers carved through the granite cliffs to form a beautiful landscape of lush forest, lakes and valleys.

Please note: This tour operates rain or shine. Dress in layers and bring a hat and raincoat or umbrella.



price $129
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1.5 HRS

Strenuous

outdoors

culture
Bar Harbor, Haunted Walking Tour Of Bar Harbor
Join your costumed Wabanaki guide for a spirited walking tour of Bar Harbor's haunted places and hear Wabanaki Indian Tales of the supernatural. From lost loves and shipwrecks to ice monsters and witches, it is all here waiting for you in this 90-minute-long tour of spine tingling terror and hair raising discovery. Walk the winding paths of ancient curses and terror if  you dare.  

Please note:  This tour is not suitable for guests with limited mobility. Dress in layers, wear good walking shoes and bring a rain jacket or umbrella as this tour operates rain or shine.


price $29
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Provincetown, Massachusetts



3 HRS

Moderately
easy

outdoors

dining
Provincetown, Dunes & Clams
Imagine dunes stretching as far as you can see with wispy beach grass, dark green pine trees and deep red beach plums nestled in hollows which are brought together by a silhouette of blue sky. You will travel through the majesty dunes where your guide will point out the "dune shacks" where famous artists and writers like Eugene O'Neill and Harry Kemp became inspired to create their art. You will also pass the remains of the Peaked Hill Life Saving Station and learn how the brave "life savers” enacted their heroic efforts to save the lives of thousands from the doomed shipwrecks along the cape. You will board SUVs for the 60-minute drive to the dunes. Upon arrival to a beach-front location take to the sand for a traditional picnic-style clambake including a bowl of New England Clam Chowder , steamed clams or mussels , red russet potatoes, corn on the cob and a seasonal dessert.  

Please note: Wear layered clothing and good rubber soled shoes.


price $219
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8 HRS

Moderate

dining

sightseeing
Provincetown, KennedyS Cape Cod
Spend a day in the Kennedy’s family footsteps as you explore the length of the cape.  You will learn about the shore’s ecosystem at the salt pond, take in the sights of Hyannis on a harbor cruise, lunch at the Daniel Webster Inn and explore the Kennedy Family Museum. From the pier you will depart on a 40-minute drive to the Salt Pond National Seashore Visitors Center. The facility offers frequent orientation movies, a well-stocked bookstore, a museum, and breathtaking views of Nauset Marsh and the Atlantic beyond.  Spend a few minutes here getting to know the ecology before continuing onto the village of Barnstable and Hyannis Port.  Here, you will embark on a 1-hour narrated harbor cruise discovering the various points of interest of the shore. The story is a fascinating (and sometimes comical) one that includes aspects of our maritime industry and the people who established the area. Points of interest include: Great Island, Squaw Island, the Kennedy Memorial, Point Gammon Light and the historic Kennedy Compound in Hyannis Port. Following the voyage you will have a 30-minute drive to Sandwich, and the Daniel Webster Inn.  The Inn is named for the prominent 19th century attorney and US senator, who used to frequent a tavern on the site.  The Inn has offered Cape Cod lodging in one form or another for more than 300 years. You will enjoy a lunch here accompanied by a beer or wine of your choice. Following lunch, a few minutes is afforded to stroll the village before departing for the JFK Family Museum.  You will visit the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, a multimedia experience designed to open a window on the days JFK spent on Cape Cod; relaxing with family, days as President of the US when the Cape provided a time to relax and days spent sailing on the ocean. You will then return to Provincetown.

Please note:  Wear layered clothing and good rubber soled shoes. 


price $239
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2 HRS

Moderately
easy

outdoors

walking

sightseeing
Provincetown, Walking Tour With Professor Rob
Learn about Provincetown's history, art and architecture on a fun and information walking tour. You will hear stories and learn all about the Sites Included: Pilgrims, Floater Houses, Ships in Libraries, Quiet Gardens and Alleyways, Forum 49 and Abstract Expressionism, Edward Hopper Views, Walter Chrysler, Vikings, Christopher Wren Inspired Tower, the Underground Railroad, Eugene O'Neill, Tennessee Williams, and more.

Please note:  This tour is not appropriate for guests with limited mobility. Guests need to able to keep up with the tour which consists of approximately 2 miles of walking and standing over 2 hours. This tour operates rain or shine and order of sites visited may vary. Wear layered clothing and good rubber soled shoes. 


price $49
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Newport, Rhode Island



3 HRS

Moderate

sightseeing
Newport, Beneath the Breakers
The 70-room summer estate of Cornelius Vanderbilt II, president of the New York Central Railroad, was built in 1895. Architect Richard Morris Hunt modeled the 4-story residence after 16th century Italian Renaissance palaces. You will discover this gracious and immense cottage of the Vanderbilt family on this unique outing offering a new perspective.  From the pier depart along America’s Cup Avenue and then Bellevue Avenue to The Breakers, the largest and best known of the summer cottages remaining from the gilded-age.  Upon arrival, begin in the caretaker’s cottage with a short video on the engineering of the manor before heading to see the massive boilers that powered all floors.  Take the 360-foot long tunnel that connected the boiler rooms to the basement of the house.  Here you will get an up-close look at the cutting-edge construction techniques, electrical and plumbing systems of more than a century ago, and their modern counterparts.  The home was the pinnacle of the available technology when constructed.  From the basement, head upstairs to the entry of the mansion.  You will collect your audio headset and begin your narrated exploration.  Be sure to look for the sculpted figures tucked above the pillars. The interior includes rare marble, alabaster, and gilded rooms with open-air terraces revealing magnificent ocean views. Noteworthy are a blue marble fireplace, rose alabaster pillars in the dining room, and a porch with a mosaic ceiling that took Italian artisans six months on their backs to install. Your tour will conclude in the extensive shop where time is afforded to browse before meeting your guide for the return to the pier.

Please note: Wear comfortable walking shoes. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.


price $199
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1.5 HRS

Moderate

walking

sightseeing
Newport, Colonial Walk
Newport is one of America's oldest cities and has the distinction of retaining more original colonial-period buildings than any other.  You will meet your guide and stroll through the heart of Newport's National Registered Historic Landmarks District and hear the story of how this long-neglected neighborhood became a model for historic preservation. With the help of tobacco heiress Doris Duke, who personally financed much of the restoration, the historic district is now home to more than 80 fully restored colonial homes.  Along the way, you will pass architect Peter Harrison’s Brick Market Museum, the Old Colony House, the White Horse Tavern, and the Quaker Meeting House.  Watch for the Touro Synagogue -- the oldest synagogue in the country and one of the many sites visited by Presidents George Washington and Thomas Jefferson.  You will return to the quay via the square where Hollywood producer-director Stephen Spielberg filmed Amistad in 1997, among the city's most picturesque landmarks.

Please note: Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a jacket.


price $39
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2.75 HRS

Moderately
easy

sightseeing
Newport, Ocean Drive and Breakers
You will enjoy a narrated drive through Newport   as you take in the town's colonial section, including Washington Square, The Tennis Hall of Fame, Trinity Church, and Redwood Library. Drive down Bellevue Avenue, home to fabulous summer cottages, and get a glimpse of the Gothic church of Saint Mary's where Jacqueline Bouvier wed Senator John F. Kennedy. The highlight of your excursion will be a visit to one of the area's grandest palatial summer cottages, The Breakers, the most-visited attraction in Newport. Designed by architect Richard Morris Hunt for Cornelius Vanderbilt II, this Italian Renaissance palace was completed in 1895 in less than three years at a cost of approximately $7 million, which would be over $200 million today!

Please note: The order of sites visited might vary. This tour is wheelchair accessible, but not for scooters.


price $99
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2.5 HRS

Moderate

wildlife

sightseeing

boating
Newport, Rose Island Lighthouse
Enjoy a scenic harbor cruise to nearby Rose Island – an excellent way to appreciate the colonial heritage, yachting history and opulent estates of an area rich in maritime lore. You will see remains of 200-year-old Fort Hamilton and explore the fully restored Rose Island Lighthouse – now an important wildlife sanctuary. First lit in 1870, the Rose Island Lighthouse was lovingly restored to its original late-19th century ambiance in 1993, and is a classic example of American maritime architecture. Rose Island has been of strategic importance since the Revolutionary War. Today, it plays an important role as home to a number of migrating birds.  A visit to this “living museum” will offer an insight into a life spent tending the light and raising families in dedicated self-sufficiency.  You will join a naturalist guide for a brief stroll through the lighthouse grounds before re-boarding the boat and cruising back to the pier.

Please note: This tour will operate rain or shine. Rose Island is exposed to the elements; so wear comfortable non-skid footwear, and a windbreaker or rain jacket. This tour is suitable only for those in good physical condition.


price $89
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New York City, New York



4 HRS

Moderate

sightseeing
Manhattan, City Tour & Transfer To Airport
See New York's top attractions and the best view of the city that never sleeps. Maximize your time before returning home by seeing a large swath of New York City. Join your local licensed NYC tour guide aboard the motor coach as you see Midtown Manhattan and its many iconic sites including; Central Park, Rockefeller Center , Times Square and Grand Central terminal . From Midtown tour down through the Financial District to see Wall Street and City Hall before disembarking the coach at the World Trade Center. Look to the past and future here as the area has transformed completely in just the last 5 years. Your guide will walk you through the mostly completed but still under construction site with free time at the 9/11 Memorial Park. Return to the coach for your drive to the airport.

Please note:   It is recommended that guests wear flat, comfortable shoes and should dress in layers and bring a hat and raincoat or umbrella as this tour operates rain or shine.


price $85
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4 HRS

Moderate

sightseeing
Manhattan, City Tour & Transfer To Hotel
See New York's top attractions and the best view of the city that never sleeps. Maximize your time on this tour seeing a large swath of New York City. Join your local licensed NYC tour guide aboard the motor coach as you see Midtown Manhattan and its many iconic sites including; Central Park, Rockefeller Center , Times Square and Grand Central terminal From Midtown tour down through the Financial District to see Wall Street and City Hall before disembarking the coach at the World Trade Center. Look to the past and future here as the area has transformed completely in just the last 5 years. Your guide will walk you through the mostly completed but still under construction site with free time at the 9/11 Memorial Park. Return to the coach for your drive to the hotel.

Please note:   It is recommended that guests wear flat, comfortable shoes and should dress in layers and bring a hat and raincoat or umbrella as this tour operates rain or shine.

price $85
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Bimini, Bahamas



2 HRS

Moderately
easy

wildlife

sightseeing

boating
Bimini, Mangrove & Healing Hole Adventure
Ideal for nature lovers!  See wild life, beautiful views, and peaceful scenery on a very calm and tranquil tour. Take a short walk from the ship to the dock where you will board your waiting boat. For the next 2 hours you'll navigate through the maze of channels in the Bimini mangroves before making a stop at the MLK Memorial, built at the very spot where Martin Luther King Jr. rested during his visit to the mangroves and received his inspiration to write the "I Have a Dream” speech. Continue to the healing hole, believed to possess healing and rejuvenating properties.

Please note: Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel, sunscreen, and snacks. Water and ice will be provided.


price $115
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2.5 HRS

Moderate

snorkeling

boating
Bimini, Snorkel Shipwreck Adventure
Here is an adventure that is great for underwater explorers and history lovers! Learn the history and myths of the legendary SS Sapona, the cargo steamer that ran aground in 1926 during a hurricane. It is easily visible above the water and has become a landmark and popular site for diving and snorkeling. It’s a short walk from your ship to the dock where you will board your boat for the 45-minute ride to the Sapona. Don your snorkeling equipment and you’ll have an hour to swim through this unique concrete vessel now home to colorful fish and sea life. You will also  visit a coral reef named Turtle Rock, known for the large coral brains that peak out of the water during low tide.This historic site has cultural value and well as being an entertaining site to snorkel. 

Please note: Wear your swimsuit or wet suit and bring a towel, sunscreen, snacks and your own snorkel equipment if you wish. Water and ice will be provided as will snorkeling gear. Average depth is 15 feet.


price $129
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3 HRS

Moderately
easy

wildlife
Bimini, Stingray Encounter
This excursion will take you to a secluded beach inhabited by friendly stingrays who will swim up to you in search of treats! The stingrays are not in captivity, they are not in a tank, they are not trained, and you can swim with friendly but wild stingrays in their natural habitat. You will take a short walk from the ship only 150 yards to the dock to board a boat for a 45-minute ride to the beautiful white-sand beaches of Honeymoon Harbor to meet the stingrays.You will be given snacks for  the stingrays and shown how to properly and safely handfeed these friendly and docile creatures. You’ll have 90 minutes to pet, feed and swim with these beautiful animals while admiring their beauty from up close. 

Please note: Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel, sunscreen, and snacks. Water and ice will be provided.


price $185
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3.5 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

wildlife
Bimini, Wild Dolphin Expedition
The dolphins are not in captivity, they are not in a tank, and they are not trained.  This is an opportunity to swim with wild dolphins in their natural habitat. Swimming with wild dolphins is a magical and life changing experience. In this expedition, you will take a short walk to the boat dock for a 45-minute ride to the dolphin grounds. You will be accompanied by onboard researchers who will provide insights and answer questions about the magnificent creatures. You will have 90 minutes to see, interact and swim with a resident population of Atlantic Spotted and Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment. Bimini is the only place in the Bahamas and one of only five places in the world where this can be done.

Please note: Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel, sunscreen, and snacks. Water and ice will be provided.


price $259
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Samana, Dominican Republic



4 HRS

Moderate

outdoors

refreshments

sightseeing

beach
Samana, ATV Adventure - Double Rider
Meet your guide at the tender pier and receive a safety briefing and instructions on the operation of your ATV at the Ranch. Then you will be ready to travel off-road, caravan-style, en route to discover the interior of the Samaná Peninsula. Along the way you will see areas of interest while your expert tour guide will provide you with information related to the places you will visit. Your first visit will be to a typical Dominican rural house to know a little more about the culture and way of life of Dominican people. Afterwards  you will photo stop at the Lulu waterfall. Your final stop will be a visit to Playa El Valle, a remote and untamed white-sand beach fringed with palm trees. Make your way to a picturesque waterfall where you can relax and take a freshwater dip prior to driving back to the tender facility.

Please note:  Minimum age for the driver is 18 years old. Driver license is required. Pregnant women,  and people with neck or back injuries are not permitted. Wear sunglasses and a cap/head covering in order to protect your eyes and head from the sun and bring sunscreen and your swimsuit and towel is you want to take a swim.


price $69
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4 HRS

Moderate

outdoors

refreshments

sightseeing

beach
Samana, ATV Adventure - Single Rider
Meet your guide at the tender pier and receive a safety briefing and instructions on the operation of your ATV at the Ranch. Then you will be ready to travel off-road, caravan-style, en route to discover the interior of the Samaná Peninsula. Along the way you will see areas of interest while your expert tour guide will provide you with information related to the places you will visit. Your first visit will be to a typical Dominican rural house to know a little more about the culture and way of life of Dominican people. Afterwards  you will photo stop at the Lulu waterfall. Your final stop will be a visit to Playa El Valle, a remote and untamed white-sand beach fringed with palm trees. Make your way to a picturesque waterfall where you can relax and take a freshwater dip prior to driving back to the tender facility.

Please note:  Minimum age for the driver is 18 years old. Driver license is required. Pregnant women,  and people with neck or back injuries are not permitted. Wear sunglasses and a cap/head covering in order to protect your eyes and head from the sun and bring sunscreen and your swimsuit and towel is you want to take a swim.


price $119
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3.5 HRS

Moderately
easy

outdoors

wildlife

boating
Samana, Caves & Mangroves Exploration
After a safety briefing, you will depart from the pier aboard speedboats for a truly unique ecological experience. Los Haitises National Park is a protected virgin forest accessible by water and represents a growing destination for ecotourism. The number of visitors allowed is limited to this tour and is for those who want a unique experience. Haitis (singular) means highland or mountain range in the Taino Indian language, although the elevation of the park's hills ranges from 98–130 feet. There is a multitude of caverns, adorned with pictographs and petroglyphs. You will circle the small cay known as "Bird Island" while your expert guide explains the importance of the many migratory and indigenous birds that inhabit the mangroves and island. After cruising around Bird Island, your captain will dock the boat at one of the fascinating caves. You will discover stalagmites and stalactites, as well as view ancient paintings and sculptures that represent the gods of the Taino Indians, native to this island.

Please note:  Bring your swimsuit, beach towel, sunglasses and a cap/head covering in order to protect your eyes and head from the sun, wear sunscreen and comfortable clothing.  Not recommended for guest with back or neck injuries.


price $149
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4.5 HRS

Moderate

outdoors

sightseeing

beach
Samana, Discover Samana
Indulge in the sights and sounds that are distinctly embodied in the Samaná Peninsula. Enjoy narration from your friendly guide as he or she points out areas of interest en route to your first stop, La Churcha. This unusual church, circa 1860, was brought from England and re-assembled piece by piece in Samaná. Next, you’ll head to a small exhibition featuring the skeletal remains of a humpback whale. This whale museum reveals some of the mysteries of humpback whales. These magnificent creatures have been making their annual pilgrimage to the waters off the Samaná Peninsula for centuries. Next, re-board your transportation for a scenic ride to Barbacoa. After stopping for photos of the panoramic view, you will proceed to the seaside resort community of Las Terrenas. Enjoy free time to relax, take a swim at this beautiful beach or just sunbathe on over 600-feet  of white-sand beach of Restaurant El Porto, a casually, elegant, open-air, 5-star atmosphere in Las Terrenas.

Please note:  Bring your swimsuit, beach towel, sunglasses and a cap/head covering in order to protect your eyes and head from the sun, wear sunscreen.


price $115
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4 HRS

Moderate to
strenuous

horseback

outdoors
Samana, Salto El Limon By Horseback
An unforgettable adventure awaits as you to explore the interior of the Samaná Peninsula, where the mountain range ascends 2,100 feet. Board your air-conditioned transportation for the transfer to the stables. Upon arrival at the ranch, you will be greeted by your friendly guides who will provide a safety briefing and instructions on how to handle your horse. Each rider will be assisted by a skilled horse handler, who helps you navigate up the rocky slope. Discover isolated villages and a variety of vegetation from coffee to tropical fruit. Your horseback ride will wind along a path through the countryside for approximately 30 minutes. Then dismount for an optional hike down the hill and across a shallow stream before reaching your reward – a spectacular waterfall. See the cascade of cold water descending 120 feet. Relax nearby with the cooling mist or take a swim in the refreshing natural pool. Afterwards, you will hike back to your horse before returning to the ranch on horseback.

Please note:  Bring your swimsuit, beach towel, sunglasses and a cap/head covering in order to protect your eyes and head from the sun, wear sunscreen. Wear long pants for horseback riding, and closed-toe shoes.  Pregnant women and people with neck or back injuries are not permitted.


price $79
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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

culture

sightseeing
San Juan: Bacardi Distillery & Rum Tasting – Awaken Your Senses with Transfer to 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 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 your hotel.

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
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 the world.  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
San Juan: Old San Juan Natl Historic Parks Walking Tour with Transfer to Hotel
Not every day will you get an opportunity to visit the 2nd oldest city in the world.  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 your hotel 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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