Rocky Mountaineer offers over 45 unique train vacation packages ranging from 25 to 2 days on four distinctive rail routes - three rail journeys into the Canadian Rockies and one spectacular 3 1/2 hour train excursion, formerly known as Whistler Mountaineer, from Vancouver to Whistler. This luxurious train travels by daylight through the beauty of Canada's West and is the best way to experience the majestic Canadian Rockies, Banff and Jasper - in a UNESCO World Heritage site as well as Whistler, home of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
Cruise Holidays want to make sure your trip is memorable for all the right reasons. Over the years we know what the best and most popular shore excursions are on each different cruise line. Cruise Holidays can recommend the best and most interesting shore excursion for your cruise itinerary giving you all the freedom and choice to do as much off ship, as you can on it. Whether you choose to explore on your own or share the experience in the company of a local, qualified guide, a shore excursion is the only way to truly discover every fabulous destination.
Over the years we have come to know what the best and most popular shore excursions are. We can recommend the best and most interesting shore excursion for your cruises, giving you all the freedom and choice to do as much off ship, as you can on it. Whether you choose to explore on your own or share the experience in the company of a local, qualified guide, a shore excursion is the only way to truly discover every fabulous destination.
Meander through beautiful streets or stroll around ancient cities and bustling ports. Take a banana boat ride off a beautiful beach or go shopping in one of our great ports. Why not choose a tropical paradise full day or half-day adventure to a sun-kissed beach or island where you sit and relax and let someone else do the hard work for you. Or enjoy fabulous adventure excursions like scuba diving, sea kayaking or the thrill of white water rafting.
As you can see there's plenty of choice so be sure to talk to one of our cruise experts who can arrange everything for you. To give you an idea of what's on offer while in port we have chosen a sample of world-wide shore excursions.
Everyone knows the Tower of Pisa but just as important are the marvelous monuments like the Piazza del Miracoli where the tower stands, the Cathedral, the Bapistery and the Momumental Cemetary. On this fascinating tour, admire the Leaning Tower of Pisa where a souvenir photograph is a must.
Dog Sledding, Alaska
Combine the 2 excursions into one, and experience Alaska's favourite sport - dog sledding. View sights only revealed by helicopter as your pilot narrates the history of Skagway and the Gold Rush of 1898. Land at the dog camp that is nestled among an endless sea of mountain peaks on a glacier above historic Skagway, and steer your sleigh of Alaskan huskies over the ice-covered glacier or sit back and take in the sights.
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