Shore EXCURSIONS

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    Curacao Yacht Lagoon Tour

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 3 3/4 hrs

    A 30 minute transfer will take you from the pier to your waiting boat. Stepping aboard the 50 foot, 2 deck yacht, your Captain and crew will welcome you and look after you during your cruise. ...
    A 30 minute transfer will take you from the pier to your waiting boat. Stepping aboard the 50 foot, 2 deck yacht, your Captain and crew will welcome you and look after you during your cruise. more...

    A 30 minute transfer will take you from the pier to your waiting boat. Stepping aboard the 50 foot, 2 deck yacht, your Captain and crew will welcome you and look after you during your cruise. Sunbathe or sit back with a drink, while enjoying the scenic surroundings of the Spanish Water Lagoon. Here you'll see some of Curacao’s most beautiful houses, luxurious yachts, small islands, mangroves and Table Mountain. During your 3 1/4 hour cruise, a stop will be made at one of the islands beautiful beaches so that you can have a quick splash in the sparkling blue water.


    The next stop will be at one of Curacao's best snorkeling sites - a tugboat shipwreck, located on the protected southeast side of Caracas Bay. The tugboat, which sank 25 years ago, is home to a wide array of marine life. It is common to see colorful corals, morays, scorpion fish, lobsters, and schools of tropical fish during your approximately 45 minutes of snorkeling on your own with the included snorkel gear. Your tour also includes snacks such as watermelon, chips, cheese, pineapple, soda, water and fruit punch. We recommend a hat, sunglasses and non-oil sunscreen. You will be required to wear a life-jacket while snorkeling.


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    • Adult from: $114.00 USD
    • Child from: $93.00 USD
    DURATION 3 3/4 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 1
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    Sea Aquarium & Beach Combo by Boat

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 5 hrs

    Enjoy a scenic boat ride to the Sea Aquarium Park and Beach. You'll be picked up dock side to board The Pelican boat for your Sea Aquarium and Beach combination tour. This is a go-as-you-please tour as you decide how long you would like to spend at each facility and where you want to go first. ...
    Enjoy a scenic boat ride to the Sea Aquarium Park and Beach. You'll be picked up dock side to board The Pelican boat for your Sea Aquarium and Beach combination tour. This is a go-as-you-please tour as you decide how long you would like to spend at each facility and where you want to go first. more...

    Enjoy a scenic boat ride to the Sea Aquarium Park and Beach. You'll be picked up dock side to board The Pelican boat for your Sea Aquarium and Beach combination tour. Passing along the south coast, enjoy a panoramic view of the island while the narrator provides you with information about Curacao. The narrator will also explain how to walk to the beach from the Sea Aquarium Park. This is a go-as-you-please tour as you decide how long you would like to spend at each facility.


    There will be different presentations available for you to enjoy at the Sea Aquarium including a dolphin show, sea lion show, shark show and 30 aquariums. After your visit at the park walk to the beach where you will have a beach chair to use and enjoy a complimentary soft drink. After your visit at the beach walk back to the Sea Aquarium marina to take the Pelican boat for your return trip to the ship. This can also be done the other way around - first to the beach and then the Sea Aquarium or if you prefer spend all your time at the park or at the beach, it's your choice. Wear your bathing suit and bring a towel.

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    • Adult from: $83.00 USD
    • Child from: $62.00 USD
    DURATION 5 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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    Fun Beach Express

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 3 1/2 hrs

    Hop aboard the Beach Express for a fun and scenic drive to the other side of the island where the best beaches are. Enjoy a swim in the sparkling Caribbean water, go snorkeling or just relax on the beach. ...
    Hop aboard the Beach Express for a fun and scenic drive to the other side of the island where the best beaches are. Enjoy a swim in the sparkling Caribbean water, go snorkeling or just relax on the beach. more...

    Travel to the west side of Curacao on a one-of-a -kind, hand painted tropical bus. The Beach Express takes you to the other side of the island where nature reigns and the beaches are unspoiled. Enjoy the scenery as your host provides you with interesting information about Curacao. You'll pass by historic plantation houses, panoramic mountain views, salt flats and possibly wildlife and flamingos. After a fun and relaxing ride you’ll have a photo stop before arriving at local beach where you can enjoy swimming in the beautiful Caribbean waters, snorkeling or just relaxing.


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    • Adult from: $51.00 USD
    • Child from: $46.00 USD
    DURATION 3 1/2 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 1
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    Coastal Kayak & Snorkeling

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 3 3/4 hrs

    Today you can experience Curacao in a very special way. No motors or huge groups of people – just kayaking, snorkeling, nature and the open Caribbean waters! It's paradise! ...
    Today you can experience Curacao in a very special way. No motors or huge groups of people – just kayaking, snorkeling, nature and the open Caribbean waters! It's paradise! more...

    Today you can experience Curacao in a very special way. No motors or huge groups of people – just kayaking, snorkeling, nature and the open Caribbean waters! Departing from the pier, you’ll be transferred to your kayaking stop. Once you’ve been briefed by your guide, you‘re ready for your kayaking adventure. First you’ll travel to an old pier where you’ll be amazed at how the sun changes the color of the sea – a beauty that is unique to the Caribbean. If you look carefully, you may even be able to spot red coral under the water.


    You’ll pass by Fort Beekenburg, a well-preserved fort, which was originally built in 1703 to protect the inner bay. You will also see an old typical manor estate known as the Quarantine House. Next, you’ll head to Doctor’s Bay for your snorkeling experience. You’ll get a glimpse into the underwater world and may also see a shipwrecked tugboat that all types of fish call home. This is the #1 snorkeling spot in Curacao.


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    • Adult from: $78.00 USD
    • Child from: $67.00 USD
    DURATION 3 3/4 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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    Hato Caves & City Center

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 2 3/4 hrs

    Discover two highlights of Curacao, the Hato Caves and the historic city center of Willemstad, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. ...
    Discover two highlights of Curacao, the Hato Caves and the historic city center of Willemstad, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. more...

    Discover two highlights of Curacao, the Hato Caves and the historic city center of Willemstad, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After a short drive, you’ll arrive at the impressive Hato Caves. It is home to beautiful limestone formations, the famous Madonna statue and a colony of seldom seen long nose fruit bats. The variety of stalagmites and stalactites are impressive. It is fun to join the guide in recognizing animals or figures in the various stone formations. Relax on the drive back to the city, for your walking tour.


    First you’ll visit the Curacao marketplace where the locals shop for food and ingredients for their home cooked meals. On the way to Fort Amsterdam, home to the Governor of Netherland Antilles, you’ll pass the beautifully colored, picture perfect merchant houses on the quay of the harbor entrance. The last part of you walk will be to cross the floating bridge that connects both sides of the city. If the bridge is open, due to ship traffic, ferries will be used instead. Your guide will escort you back to the ship, right through historic Rif Fort. This area offers upscale shopping, dining and entertainment centers and you’re able to spend time here at your leisure.


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    • Adult from: $41.00 USD
    • Child from: $30.00 USD
    DURATION 2 3/4 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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    Willemstad Trolley Train

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 1 1/2 hrs

    Enjoy a memorable trolley train ride around Willemstad taking in the sights of this capital city. ...
    Enjoy a memorable trolley train ride around Willemstad taking in the sights of this capital city. more...

    Your memorable trolley takes you past the Queen Emma pontoon bridge and the floating market, where Venezuelan merchants sell fish and vegetables from their boats. Next see Scharloo, a former residential neighborhood lined with picturesque colonial homes built in the 1800s. A highlight of your Scharloo overview is a stop at the recently renovated Bolo di Bruid, known as the "wedding cake house", the city's most photographed building.


    Leaving Scharloo, enter Pietermaai Cathedral, the largest and most impressive on the island. You will also view Queen Wilhelmina Park, which serves as the setting for frequent cultural events and Waterfront Arches, an imposing fortress that was the site of the fort is one of many structures that lend a sense of history and atmosphere to the city, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Concluding your trolley experience, you may return to the pier by taxi or remain in town and enjoy the short walk back to your ship at a later time.

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    • Adult from: $41.00 USD
    • Child from: $36.00 USD
    DURATION 1 1/2 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 1
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    Dolphin Swim

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 3 1/2 hrs

    Enjoy the unique and intimate experience of real interaction while swimming with dolphins in their natural lagoon. ...
    Enjoy the unique and intimate experience of real interaction while swimming with dolphins in their natural lagoon. more...

    Enjoy the unique and intimate experience of real interaction while swimming with dolphins in their natural lagoon. The dolphins will join and allow gentle petting and interaction. You'll also give them signals to which they will sing, spin, wave and much more.


    The program offers a unique blend of trained behavior and basic swimming and is perfect for people who have experience using fins. Life jackets are available and mandatory for children under the height of 1.45 m /57 inch. Since you won’t be able to use your hands while swimming, the use of fins is required. The dolphin lagoon is about 18 feet deep.


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    • Adult from: $240.00 USD
    • Child from: $240.00 USD
    DURATION 3 1/2 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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    Discover Curacao

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 3 1/2 hrs

    The Discover Island Tour combines an interesting look at the countryside of Curacao and the city of Willemstad and a visit to three of the major attractions of this Dutch island. ...
    The Discover Island Tour combines an interesting look at the countryside of Curacao and the city of Willemstad and a visit to three of the major attractions of this Dutch island. more...

    The Discover Island Tour combines an interesting look at the countryside of Curacao and the city of Willemstad and a visit to three of the major attractions of this Dutch island.


    Drive past the salt flats and flamingoes before proceeding to the spectacular Hato Caves, a dramatic collection of grottos filled with stalactites, stalagmites and crystal-clear pools, centuries in the making.


    From the Hato Caves you continue to the Curacao Museum in Otrabanda. The museum combines contemporary art with an exhibition of life in Curacao during the mid-nineteenth century. Cross the Queen Juliana Bridge and enjoy a magnificent view over Punda and Otrobanda, the 2 sides of our natural harbor, St Ana Bay.


    Enjoy a taste of the world famous Blue Curacao Liqueur at the Chobolobo Liqueur Factory. Next, your guide will point out major points of interest as you drive through Punda in the heart of Willemstad. If you wish to stay in town, you may leave the tour at this point; otherwise it is a short five-minute drive back to the ship.


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    • Adult from: $51.00 USD
    • Child from: $41.00 USD
    DURATION 3 1/2 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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    See & Sea Island Tour

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 2 1/2 hrs

    Board the Seaworld Explorer semi-submarine and discover a variety of tropical fish in air-conditioned comfort. Watch in awe as a diver is surrounded by hungry fish he feeds by hand. You'll also see major landmarks on a drive to the Punda district. ...
    Board the Seaworld Explorer semi-submarine and discover a variety of tropical fish in air-conditioned comfort. Watch in awe as a diver is surrounded by hungry fish he feeds by hand. You'll also see major landmarks on a drive to the Punda district. more...

    Board the Seaworld Explorer semi-submarine and sit in air-conditioned comfort five feet below the surface of the water. View sea life through large windows and enjoy the dramatic effect of passing over a wall that drops sharply several hundred feet. See tropical fish such as Yellowtail Snapper, Sergeant Majors, Parrotfish and Queen Angelfish, as well as delicate colonies of coral. Watch through your private window as a diver is surrounded by hungry fish that he feeds by hand.


    Once back on land, you'll cross the Queen Juliana Bridge for a view of Willemstad from 200 feet above the town- a magnificent vista of the capital and the famous Queen Emma Pontoon Bridge, which provides a pedestrian link between the Otrobanda and Punda districts. From there, continue to the Chobolobo Liqueur Factory for a taste of the world famous Curacao Liqueur. Next enjoy a drive to the Punda district in Willemstad where your guide will point out the major landmarks - you've seen them on postcards and now they're right in front of you. You may choose to stay in town and return to the ship on your own.


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    • Adult from: $72.00 USD
    • Child from: $72.00 USD
    DURATION 2 1/2 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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    Hato Caves & Ostrich Farm Adventure

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 3 1/2 hrs

    After a short drive, you’ll arrive at the impressive Hato Caves. The underground system of passages goes from Curacao all the way to the continent of Latin America. Then board a Safari truck for your Ostrich encounter. ...
    After a short drive, you’ll arrive at the impressive Hato Caves. The underground system of passages goes from Curacao all the way to the continent of Latin America. Then board a Safari truck for your Ostrich encounter. more...

    After a short drive, you’ll arrive at the impressive Hato Caves. The underground system of passages goes from Curacao all the way to the continent of Latin America. It is home to beautiful limestone formations, romantic pools, the famous Madonna statue and a colony of seldom-seen long nose fruit bats. After your tour through the caves, you’re off to an Ostrich farm where you’ll board a Safari truck and your local guide will give you detailed information about this spectacular farm.


    The birds are impressive and it’s really interesting to interact with them. You don’t have to be a hero and hand feed them, but it’s a great experience! You’ll also see the different phases and development of an egg to one of the biggest birds on earth. If you’re really lucky one of the birds may be born during your visit. In the souvenir shop you can buy some authentic African art and souvenirs.


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    • Adult from: $72.00 USD
    • Child from: $51.00 USD
    DURATION 3 1/2 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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    Dolphin Encounter

    Willemstad, Curaçao

    Duration 3 1/2 hrs

    This program is a relaxed and fun way to meet a dolphin for all ages! ...
    This program is a relaxed and fun way to meet a dolphin for all ages! more...

    Touch a dolphin while learning all about them. You will stand in waist deep water as the dolphin allows you to gently pet him or her. A trainer provides an interactive lesson on the dolphin’s body and behavior. This program is a relaxed and fun way to meet a dolphin for all ages! You don't have to be able to swim to participate in the Dolphin Encounter.


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    • Adult from: $156.00 USD
    • Child from: $156.00 USD
    DURATION 3 1/2 hrs
    ACTIVITY LEVEL 2
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*Prices vary by ship and sail date. See Terms & Conditions

NCL makes arrangements for Guests for shore excursions solely for the convenience of the Guest; NCL does not act on behalf of or supervise the parties or persons who own, furnish, or operate such excursions, and the same are provided by independent contractors. NCL assumes no responsibility for, nor guarantees the performance of, any such excursion provider, and Guests acknowledge that NCL shall not be liable for losses or injuries arising from the acts or omissions of such provider.

Participation in activities and excursions may involve physical exertion, and may be potentially hazardous or dangerous. It is the responsibility of each individual to determine whether you are capable of engaging in any activity. Participation in any activity or excursion is at your own risk.

Photographs are for illustration purposes only used to represent the excursion experience and may not accurately depict the excursion, location, or activity indicated.

Our group shore excursions are offered in English. Depending on the booking situation, various excursions are also offered in German, Spanish, French, Italian or Russian (minimum number of 30 participants). The tours offered may vary from cruise to cruise. Please see the detailed information for your shore excursion on board.