SEE DESTINATIONS COME ALIVE
Imagine an evening exploring a new city, where skylines transform with the setting sun and the opportunities for adventure seem endless. When you stay longer, you experience more—especially with these Cruise Global, Nights Local shore excursions. These tours deliver authentic nightlife experiences, be it at the theater, a local pub, a cultural performance, or another intriguing locale.
From a twilight canal cruise soaking in the classic charm of Amsterdam, to reveling in an evening of champagne and glamor in Cabo, our late stays in port reveal an entirely different side to your destination. Enjoy events hosted by local, independent experts, authentic experiences, and evening excursions with Azamara Club Cruises®.
Staying in is for the birds! Awaken your inner night owl and get ready to step out on the town with Cruise Global, Nights Local.
Azamara Shore Excursions
More Intimate. More Local. More Peace Of Mind.
- The tours have a maximum of 25 guests, so you enjoy a more personal connection with the destination and more individual interaction with your local guides.*
- Every excursion is designed and delivered by independent local operators who are committed to bringing you a uniquely immersive experience and authentic perspective.
- There are never any hidden costs, and you can explore with confidence knowing the ship will wait if your tour is delayed for any reason. Plus, you'll receive a full refund on your excursion in the case of a port or itinerary change if you book with Azamara.
*Some exclusions apply to maximum tour capacity. Tour capacity applies to select tours offered on European sailings beginning April 18th, 2017 on Azamara Quest® and May 29th, 2017 on Azamara Journey®. In the unlikely event that your tour is significantly delayed, we’ll make all the arrangements for you to return to the ship at the earliest opportunity at no expense to you.
Twilight Canal Cruise
Glide along Amsterdam’s iconic canals on a glass-topped boat cruise. See elegant mansions, the 17th century Skinny Bridge, Anne Frank House and more as twilight falls. Savor Dutch cheeses and sample superb wine and beer.
Experience Amsterdam’s bridges, architecture, and churches aboard a romantic evening canal cruise. Embark on a glass-topped boat to enjoy a unique journey through Amsterdam’s iconic canals. As twilight sets in, you’ll see elegant mansions once owned by wealthy merchants and rows of waterside warehouses that housed the riches they brought from the Far East.
Gliding through the historic city center, you’ll pass near the 17th century Skinny Bridge and Amsterdam’s narrowest house. Gorgeous old churches will come into view and you’ll also catch a glimpse of the Anne Frank House, one of Amsterdam’s main attractions. Enjoy a sampling of Dutch cheeses and crackers and sip a glass of wine or beer as you drift through scenic waters in this city of 1,000 bridges.
Livorno by Boat and Tuscany Dessert
Cruise the canals of Livorno as a local guide highlights the city’s best attractions and landmarks. Watch as sunset shadows play across the district known as New Venice, then savor a delicious Tuscan dessert.
Experience the bountiful panoramas of Livorno from its canals. A comfortably outfitted motorboat cruises through a labyrinth of channels and waterways as a knowledgeable, local guide highlights the city’s landmarks. Sail smoothly under bridges and around gentle turns to soak up the marvelous colors and silhouettes of the district known as Venezia Nuovo or New Venice.
See the 16th century New Fortress, commissioned by one of the Medicis, the architecture of Republic Square, the Baroque octagonal Church of Santa Caterina and Fisherman Harbor. The day continues blissfully with a few moments on land to indulge in a luscious Tuscan dessert at a special little spot after the cruise.
Hobbiton Evening Tour & Feast
Experience the magic of Lord of the Rings on this enchanting evening tour. Get insider knowledge on the construction of the set before tucking in to a feast fit for a Hobbit.
Experience Hobbiton Movie Set at dusk with a guided tour of the Shire. Your guide escorts you through the twelve-acre site recounting fascinating details of how the movie set was created. Move on to The Green Dragon Inn with ample time to relax in front of the open fires enjoying a complimentary beverage from the exclusive Hobbit Southfarthing range.
Next, guests will be treated to a banquet feast fit for a Hobbit. The tables will be full of traditional Hobbit fare and as is the tradition in The Shire, second helpings are encouraged. To conclude this premium Hobbiton Movie Set experience, after dinner the guests will re-join their guide to make their way back through the wandering paths of the Shire. The trails will be illuminated by path lighting and each guest will receive an authentic handheld lantern to light the way.
Champagne & Evening Views of El Arco
Live it up at the ultimate destination for chic nightlife in Cabo San Lucas. The Tattinger Terrace overlooks turquoise waters where you can enjoy live music, champagne, and views of Land’s End.
Live it up in Cabo with this sunset excursion to an ultra-glamorous hotspot. The Tattinger Terrace at Sunset Da Mona Lisa is the ultimate in chic nightlife. A terrace bar overlooking the calm, swirling waters of the Gulf of California and the Pacific Ocean, this magical favorite welcomes upscale socializing around fire pits or trendy lounge areas bathed in warm pools of light.
Let the dulcet tones of a local saxophone player transport the imagination as evening shimmers over this wonderful panorama. In the distance, the Arch of Cabo San Lucas, known affectionately as El Arco or Land’s End, rises above turquoise waters. Sip champagne or chilled wine as the romance of this perfect night envelops the soul.