Explore the Bermuda coastline and maximize your time on the island with this combination tour. After a short boat ride to Somerset Island (minibus transport is substituted during poor sea conditions) hikers will walk from beautiful and secluded Ely's Harbour over to Bermuda's Famous Railway Trail. After an orientation and safety briefing you will enjoy spectacular scenery and plenty of informative rest stops on this guided 1.5 to 2 mile walking tour along the original Bermuda Railway Trail. After your hike, cool off with a refreshing beach swim and a complimentary beverage. Good sneakers and lightweight clothing are recommended.
Explore the natural wonders of the Island of Bermuda on this combination tour. First, enjoy sight-seeing in the rural West End on your boat shuttle to Somerset Island (minibus transport is substituted during poor sea conditions) where you will pass shipwrecks and enter into the Bermuda Triangle. Upon arrival at a beautiful and secluded harbor, you will receive an orientation and safety briefing and commence your guided nature hike along the original Bermuda Railway Trail. The nature hike is conducted at a pace suitable to the age and fitness level of the group in order to maximize enjoyment for all guests. During the hike, your guide will stop at various points of interest along the 1.5 to 2 miles of mostly flat trail, and provide an informative commentary on this natural, historical, and man-made environment. You will enjoy scenery along the trail, including historic Fort Scaur, and the sprawling 17th century Mott Family estate, as well as learn about Bermuda's flora and fauna.
After your hike, cool off with a refreshing swim at the beach and enjoy a complimentary beverage. Good sneakers and lightweight clothing over a bathing suit are recommended. Water is provided, and don’t forget to bring a towel and your camera!
Participants must be between 8 and 90 years old, between 36 and 84-inches tall, weigh no more than 250 pounds and be in good physical health. Persons with a history of heart, respiratory, limited mobility, back problems, upper body mobility limitations, or any major disorders should not participate. Persons must be able to stand for long periods of time.
Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Guests with cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour with snorkeling/swimming elements, since such water activities could be subject to adverse sea conditions such as high winds, waves and sea current. Guests who have concerns must consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them, particularly those involving snorkeling/swimming elements.