YOUR ACTIVE LIFESTYLE, AUTHENTIC SHORE EXCURSIONS. CONNECT WITH THE WORLD ON YOUR TERMS AND GAIN A NEW PERSPECTIVE.
If your travel style is more edge-of-your-seat than easygoing, get a dose of high-energy excursions during your voyage with Cruise Global, Adventure Local. Our active travel experts have curated extraordinary tours from independent local operators that are designed for those whose vacation wouldn’t be complete without a little excitement.
Take a step out of your comfort zone with Destination Immersion® experiences that go beyond traditional tours. Ride over waves on a rigid inflatable boat (RIB) tour along the coast of Wales, take the road less traveled on a jungle adventure in Croatia, or explore Cozumel's colorful underwater reefs. Feel like a day of sand and sun? We’ve got you covered with beach access tours.
When you Cruise Global, Adventure Local with Azamara Club Cruises®, you’ll discover a whole new side to some of the world’s most incredible destinations.
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.
- We work exclusively with reputable local tour operators who are fully insured and committed to the highest standards of quality and service. 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.
*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.
Rib Boat Adventure & Beaumaris
Hop in a rigid inflatable boat (RIB) and jet around some of Wales’ most iconic sights. From the sea, view historic castles, the quarries of Penmon, stunning Puffin Island, and mysterious shipwrecks.
This is a great ride for the thrill and adventure seeker. Aboard a rigid inflatable boat (RIB) and from the new jetty in Beaumaris, head out past the historic castle for a 4-mile blast past the quarries of Penmon out to the stunning Puffin Island. Know historically as Ynys Seiriol it has been a monastery, signaling station and now is a nature reserve teeming with birds and seals. Circumnavigate the Island observing the more than 50 resident seals while hoping to spot the seasonal puffins on the cliffs.
A short open water run takes you back to the mainland to view the hidden quarries used to provide the stone that built the famous Liverpool docks. An enjoyable return trip allows you to take in the shipwrecks and offers a great view of Snowdonia from the water. Back in Beaumaris, enjoy free time to explore the charming town and its shops before returning to Holyhead.
Hvar Off Road Adventure
Go off the beaten path and explore this Dalmatian island paradise in an off-road vehicle. Discover some of the most remote areas and captivating views that few visitors ever get a chance to experience.
Explore the wilds and wonders of Hvar on an adventure that takes you to places few visitors ever reach. Climb into an off-road vehicle and set off to discover the remote reaches of the island. Drive through typical villages far from the hustle and bustle of city life. Rumble through lush foliage and venture high into the hills where spectacular views of the island and sea reveal themselves.
Embrace the unspoiled natural beauty and rugged charm of this Dalmatian paradise. Conclude with an exhilarating decent through sweeping vineyards and rustic olive groves en route to the glistening waters of the coast. It’s an eye-opening exploration designed for nature lovers, adventure seekers and anyone interested in discovering what lies beyond the beaten path.
4WD Seal Coast Safari
Take the road less travelled and journey across Wellington’s southern coast in a 4WD vehicle. Drive along a major fault line that offers dramatic views and spot seals at Tongue Point.
Take a ride over to the wild side with a tour of Wellington’s rugged southern coast. An experienced local guide drives 4WD vehicles along this special path, the only way to access this exceptional and rarely traveled point. Following a major fault line in the earth, the journey provides dramatic views of the surrounding mountains and New Zealand’s South Island on the quest to see the beloved fur seal.
These seals gather in a rookery at Tongue Point and Sinclair Head for mating season — the rest of the year, they coast the open seas to fatten up on fish and other marine life. A refreshment break at Tongue Point lets the gaze travel over the panoramas of New Zealand. Enjoy marveling at this wonderful colony of seals during this unique excursion to a gorgeous and unusual wildlife spot.
3 Reef Snorkel by Boat
Adventure under the waves on this snorkeling excursion. Explore three unique and breathtaking reef sites in Cozumel’s Underwater National Park. An expert crew takes care of all the gear, all you need to do is dive in!
Set a course for undersea adventure on this triple-threat snorkeling excursion. Visit three of the most spectacular reef sites amid Cozumel’s Underwater National Park. They’re only accessible by boat and this excursion features one of the best captains and crews in the region. All the gear required is already on board. Simply hop on deck and cast off for a snorkeling experience unlike any other.
Each of the three sties visited offers its own unique coral formations and marine life. Swim through massive schools of tropical fish. Look out for exotic sea creatures, including moray eels, spiny lobsters, anemones and many others. For adventurous souls who are fascinated with the undersea world, this snorkeling excursion promises three times the fun and excitement.