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Please present tour voucher to ground operator upon arrival to reconfirm your tour day and to confirm tour departure time and other details. You will have an opportunity to select a preferred tour date at time of booking; however , tours pre-purchased online are not pre-reserved for a specific date. Child rates, where applicable, will display at time of booking and vary according to age.
*** Rates below are subject to change, are for general information and may vary slightly by season and/or hotel selected. Exact prices will be provided at time of booking. ***

Mystic Sailing Catamaran (min age 4)

 
Mystic Sailing Catamaran (min age 4)No worries or rushing. On the Mystic Sailing Catamaran tour you’ll spend an enchanting day aboard a comfortable catamaran sailing the crystalline, turquoise waters of Antigua.Traverse the west coast and, while admiring the lush vegetation and extensive beaches, lay back and relax on deck to sunbathe until reaching a beautiful bay, where you can plunge into the water or just relax on the soft sand. The friendly crew will get busy preparing everything so on your return to the catamaran you'll be able to enjoy an exquisite buffet lunch with lobster! Savor the Caribbean flavors and pair this culinary experience with sparkling wine, or your fave drink from the open bar and enjoy the warm ambiance of tropical music.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 6 hours for activity (approx 7 hours including transportation)
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transportation (Restrictions apply**), Caribbean lunch, domestic open bar.
Not Included: Towels, beach chairs, tips.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear beach clothing, sandals or water shoes, swimsuit, sunglasses and hat/cap. Bring camera, towel, biodegradable sunscreen (preferably applied before the tour starts) and extra cash for personal expenses. People under the influence cannot participate in water activities. Guests should be in good physical condition. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

The Excellence Power Catamaran

 
The Excellence Power CatamaranGet ready to take an unforgettable cruise off the coast of Antigua! The Excellence Power Catamaran is a magnificent tour aboard a comfy, luxury vessel, that’ll take you across the tranquil and turquoise-colored waters of the Caribbean Sea and visit some of the most representative spots of the insula. Incredible pictures can be taken of the Pillars of Hercules, a 20m high rock formation; also, traverse charming Jumby Bay, go by Great Bird Island and Devil’s Bridge, another natural rock formation sculpted by the wind and the sea surf. Let the soft breeze caress you while contemplating astounding landscapes plethoric of coconut leaves being swayed by the wind, the calypso and the reggae. The captain will drop the anchor by famous Green Island, a little Caribbean spot you could explore on a snorkel adventure. Plunge into the crystalline waters and be amazed by the reefs’ great biodiversity; or just stay on the beach to kick back and perfect your tan. By the time you get back, the friendly crew will have prepared a delicious Caribbean lunch that entails chicken or fish, garnished with salad and of course your favorite drink from the open bar. Continue this magnificent excursion through Antigua’s exotic southeast coast where you yet can find some virgin and paradisiacal beaches plus landscapes truly unique.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 6 hours for activity (approx 7 hours including transportation)
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transportation (Restrictions apply**), snorkel gear, beach break, lunch, open bar.
Not Included: Towels, beach chairs, tips.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear beach clothing, sandals or water shoes, swimsuit, sunglasses and cap/hat. Bring a towel, biodegradable sunscreen (preferably applied before the start of the tour) and extra money for personal expenses. No alcohol before snorkeling or water activities. Guests should be in good physical condition. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

Xtreme Circumnavigation (min age 6)

 
Xtreme Circumnavigation (min age 6)After passing through the North Sound area, the first stop is the Stingray City Marine Park. There, you will spend a one hour snorkel session among rays and other marine creatures and, since it is a natural reef and sandbank, so you'll have a lot of things to gaze at! Proceed with the adventure, stopping by Antigua's largest off-shore deserted island, Green Island, for a delicious lunch. While the crew is setting up camp, you can wander around the island, swim on the North beach or just lay back and relax. Afterwards, head south to Marina Nelson's Dockyard. Still on board, the Captain will point out all of the historic colonial structures and give you a short talk explaining what they were used for. The second snorkel session is at the Pillars of Hercules, a fantastic spot, where the lime stone boulders enter the water at the mouth of Nelson’s Dockyard, base of the Shirley Heights cliff. Last stop is magnificent Rendezvous Bay, a secluded beach on the south side of the island where you can swim, snorkel or beachcomb and enjoy homemade, delicious rum punch!

Meeting Point: Jolly Harbor Antigua; located on the dockside/marina-side of the Crow's Nest Restaurant & Sports Center, about a 5-10 minute walk from Jolly Harbor Hotel
Duration: Approx 8 hours
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Drinks, lunch, snorkel gear, guide
Not Included: Transportation, towels, tips, souvenirs.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Transportation between hotel & meeting point is not included, please confirm the time and date for this excursion with your local representative on arrival. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing, swimsuit, biodegradable sunscreen. Bring a towel, hat, sunglasses and extra money for additional expenses. Minimum age to participate is 6 years. This tour is not recommended for pregnant women, those with back problems or mobility restrictions.

Island Safari & Stingray City

 
Island Safari & Stingray CityExplore the natural wonders of this Caribbean paradise through the exciting Island Safari & Stingray City! The fun starts onboard a roofless Land Rover that’ll take you across rural trails. Along the way, a friendly guide will tell about the customs and traditions of local folk and make sure to show you around the most picturesque sites of the real Antigua. Don’t forget your camera so you can capture some great shots! Upon arrival in Betty’s Hope, a historic sugar cane plantation with imposing mills, savor the typical flavors of this land by feasting on a delicious picnic-style lunch. Then take a brief but charming boat trip through numerous uninhabited islets in the North Sound; the plethora of vegetation and the crystalline, turquoise waters encircling them sure make for a true paradise on earth! Further ahead, you'll visit Stingray City, home to these enigmatic marine species. Swim, touch, and even feed them, making this day an unforgettable experience.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 6 hours
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transfers (Restrictions apply**), visit to Stingray City, lunch, drinks.
Not Included: Towels, beach chairs, tips.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear comfy shoes, swimsuit, sunglasses, cap/hat. Bring a towel, camera, broad-spectrum sunscreen and extra cash for personal expenses. Participants should be in good physical shape. Not recommended for pregnant women or those with neck or back conditions. This tour does not operate on local holidays. Please consult your local representative. Infants ages 0-3 may participate for free but must pay an insurance fee on the day of the excursion. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

Island Safari Discovery

 
Island Safari DiscoveryThis Island Safari Discovery tour's fun starts the moment a friendly guide picks you up at your hotel in a sturdy Land Rover SUV, which will take you exploring some of the most amazing sites in Antigua--some of the sites hard to get to. Are you ready? Along the way, your guide will tell about this beautiful island's folklore and culture and, upon arrival in Antigua’s Center of Interpretation of National Parks, your knowledge will be reinforced with some history nuggets presented audio visually. Afterwards, enjoy the impressive panoramic vista of Falmouth Port at Horford Hill while you quench your thirst with a cool drink. Resume your safari as it continues to Potworks Dam, one of the largest bodies of fresh water in the Caribbean that will make for a wonderful landscape. Having worked up an appetite, enjoy a delicious picnic-style lunch with the imposing Betty’s Hope Mills as backdrop; this ancient plantation is one of the most representative historic sites of Antigua. Next you'll hit Devil’s Bridge, a rocky formation impressively sculpted by father time's chisel, eroded by sea waves. Last but not least, you'll reach Long Bay, an enchanting bay of turquoise waters where you’ll have free time to swim and get the perfect tan.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 6 hours for activity (approx 6.5 hours including transportation)
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transfers (Restrictions apply**), entrance fee, lunch, beverages.
Not Included: Beach cots, towel, tips.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes, swimsuit, sunglasses and cap/hat. Bring towel, camera, broad-spectrum sunscreen and extra cash for personal expenses. Being in good physical shape is a must for this excursion. Not recommended for pregnant women or those with neck or back conditions. This tour does not operate during local holidays. Please consult our local representative. Infants ages 0-3 may participate for free but must pay an insurance fee on the day of the excursion. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

Eco Tour

 
Eco TourSpend a wonderful day in the North Sound of Antigua where 22 uninhabited, pristine offshore islands are located! Learn about the ecosystems and the history of the different islands in this protected area. Also, find out about the turtle project at Jumby Bay, the reef ball system at Maiden Island, the beautiful mangrove system of Guiana Island and so much more! There are two snorkel sessions and lessons for the asking, along with a nature walk/hike to the top of Bird Island, where you might get a chance to see one representative of the indigenous and endangered (non-venomous) Antigua Racer Snake! You'll also visit Hell's Gate Island for a snorkel or a climb expedition in a short cave-like structure that goes through a small section of the island and resembles a natural bridge or arch. You'll admire the Atlantic Ocean on one side and the Caribbean Sea on the other. Delicious local lunch and drinks are included in the tour!

Meeting Point: Jolly Harbor Antigua; located on the dockside/marina-side of the Crow's Nest Restaurant & Sports Center
Duration: Approx 8 hours
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Drinks, lunch, snorkel gear, guide.
Not Included: Transportation, towels, tips, souvenirs.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Notes/Recommendations: Wear comfortable shoes and clothing, swimsuit, biodegradable sunscreen. Bring a towel, hat, sunglasses and extra money for additional expenses. Transportation between hotel & meeting point is not included, please confirm the time and date for this excursion with your local representative on arrival. Meeting point is located on the dockside/marina-side of the Crow's Nest Restaurant & Sports Center, which is a 5-10 minute walk from Jolly Beach Hotel.

Island Safari Historical Tour

 
Island Safari Historical TourIsland Safari Historical Tour is the perfect tour for those who want to know Antigua's highlights. Learn a little about Antigua's history and culture by visiting Betty's Hope, Block House, Shirley Heights and Nelson Dockyard. Also, marvel at what nature has created and admire the incredible rock formation at Devils Bridge, the mountainous area of Fig Tree Drive and the Donkey Sanctuary that will captivate your heart. After the tour, relax on a west coast beach to bask under the sun while enjoying fantastic seascapes and delicious lunch. A Wadadli style experience!

Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby (times vary by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 6 hours for activity (approx 6.5 hours including transportation)
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transportation (Restrictions apply**), entrance fee, lunch, refreshments.
Not Included: Towels, beach chairs, tips
Activity Level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear swimsuit, comfortable shoes, sunglasses, cap/hat. Bring biodegradable sunscreen, towel and money for personal expenses. It is recommended that participants be in good physical health. This tour does not operate on local holidays. Please consult our local representative on arrival. Infants ages 0-3 may participate for free but must pay an insurance fee on the day of the excursion. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

Island Safari Eco Kayak & Snorkel

 
Island Safari Eco Kayak & SnorkelDuring this unforgettable Island Safari Eco Kayak & Snorkel you could discover the almost unexplored natural beauty of this Caribbean island. Start by traversing hidden trails onboard a sturdy, roofless Land Rover SUV that will take you to see picturesque landscapes. Along the way, your friendly adventure guide will share some interesting facts about the culture and traditions of the local people and life in the Caribbean. You’ll also pay a visit to Antigua & Barbuda Humane Society where, as part of the activities of the Donkey Sanctuary you could interact with the cute and tender donkeys. Continue this fascinating safari across Antigua Island stopping at Betty’s Hope, an ancient sugar cane plantation where lunch will take place in the form of a picnic. The last leg of this wonderful tour will be North Sound Antigua Marine Reserve, where you’ll be sufficiently equipped for a kayak adventure along the mangroves enclosing this body of turquoise-colored water and discover the surprising palette of the marine life on a snorkel probe.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 6 hours
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transfers (Restrictions apply**), kayak and snorkel equipment, lunch, drinks.
Not Included: Towels, beach chairs, tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes, swimsuit, sunglasses and cap/hat. Bring towel, camera, broad-spectrum sunscreen and extra cash for personal expenses. Participants should be in good physical shape. Not recommended for pregnant women or those with back or neck issues. This tour does not operate during local holidays. Please consult your local representative. Infants ages 0-3 may participate for free but must pay an insurance fee on the day of the excursion. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

Mystic Island Safari

 
Mystic Island SafariMystic Island Safari tour is the best combination of land & sea that allows for exploration of all the natural island's beauty in all its splendor. Start by following an exciting 4x4 safari ride through the south side, accompanied by an expert guide, who will show you the best panoramic views of Port Falmouth sharing interesting facts about the flora and fauna inhabiting the Fig Tree Drive jungle. Prop your camera once arriving on the west coast, since the landscape of shiny turquoise waters and white sand at Turners Beach will simply leave you breathless! Minutes later, board a comfortable catamaran and let yourself be carried away by the gentle breeze and relax with the sound of the waves of the Caribbean Sea. Upon reaching the ideal spot, the captain will drop the anchor and you can jump into the water for a snorkeling adventure; or maybe, stay on deck and enjoy the sun, a delicious lunch and the refreshing drinks from the open bar.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 6.5 hours for activity (approx 7.5 hours including transportation)
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transfers (Restrictions apply**), lunch, domestic open bar and snorkel gear
Not Included: Beach chairs, towels, tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing, sandals with straps or sneakers, swimsuit, sunglasses and cap/hat. Take your camera, towel, biodegradable sunscreen (preferably applied before the tour starts) and extra cash for personal expenses. People under the influence of alcohol cannot participate in the snorkeling or any other water activity. Participants must be in good physical condition. Infants ages 0-3 may participate for free but must pay an insurance fee on the day of the excursion. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

Cades Reef Sail & Snorkel

 
Cades Reef Sail & SnorkelCades Reef Sail & Snorkel is a fantastic tour that allows for the chance to glance at Antigua's amazing natural beauty, both over the surface as well as underwater. Embark on an adventure over the tranquil, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea onboard a comfy catamaran and traverse wonderful views of white sand beaches and across mountains with exuberant vegetation. Upon arrival on Cades Reef, plunge into the water and explore the astounding color palette of the largest reef in Antigua on a snorkel adventure of approximately 45 minutes. Along an expert guide, swim surrounded by colorful fish, different types of corals, crustaceans and, with some luck, even stingrays and marine turtles! Once back on deck, delight in a delicious breakfast paired with your favorite drink from the open bar right before the captain drops anchor in one of the many paradisiacal beaches along the southwest coast, where swimming or relaxing on the sand to bask under the sun is the way to go! On the way back to base, brace for an excellent time on deck with dancing and music; so bring your best dancing moves and make this day in Antigua an unforgettable one.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 5.5 hours for activity (approx 6.5 hours including transportation)
Operates: Daily
Tour Inclusions: Transportation (Restrictions apply**), lunch, open bar, snorkeling equipment.
Not Included: Towels, beach chairs, tips.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear comfy beach clothing, sandals or water shoes, swimsuit, sunglasses, cap/hat. Bring biodegradable sunscreen (preferably apply it before the start of the activity), camera, towel and extra money for personal expenses. No alcohol before snorkeling or water activities. Guests must be in good physical condition. Infants ages 0-3 may participate for free but must pay an insurance fee on the day of the excursion. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

Mystic Sunset Cruise (min age 16)

 
Mystic Sunset Cruise (min age 16)Blessed with some of the most impressive sunsets in the entire Caribbean, Antigua offers a wonderful landscape teeming with color and life. During the fantastic Mystic Sunset Cruise you'll have the chance to admire the spectacle of orange, purple and ochre hues with which the sky paints itself while you sail on a catamaran over the tranquil, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea. At boarding, the friendly crew will welcome you with a glass of sparkling wine so you can relax and enjoy the sea breeze in a relaxed and tranquil ambiance. Meanwhile the swaying of waves, exquisite aperitifs and of course, the company of that special person create a magical moment where the two of you can gaze at the sun’s golden rays sinking over the horizon, welcoming the first stars overhead.

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby (time varies by hotel) - Restrictions apply**
Duration: Approx 2.5 hours for activity (approx 3.5 hours including transportation)
Operates: Fridays
Tour Inclusions: Transportation (Restrictions apply**), appetizers, open bar.
Not Included: Tips.
Activity Level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: No
Notes/Recommendations: Wear comfortable cloting. Bring a light sweater and extra money for personal expenses. **The minimum number of people required for transportation to be included is 4 people.

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