Please remember you have up to 2 days prior to your sail date to purchase your Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursions online. If you are within the 2 days, you will then need to purchase your Shore Excursions on board.
*Prices shown above are representative. Dates, times, and prices are subject to change and may not be available for your sailing. To purchase a Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursion, you must already have a reservation number for a cruise and have made a payment towards that reservation. Shore Excursions must be purchased in the same currency as your cruise reservation. Exchange rates are determined by a competitive pricing program and may be subject to change without notice. All monetary exchanges onboard are processed in U.S. Dollars directly to your SeaPass® onboard charge account unless otherwise specified.This tour requires a minimum number of guests in order to operate.
Discover the Azores' Portuguese history and explore its natural wonders. In Ribeira Grande, one of the region's oldest towns, see examples of Portuguese influence in its 17th- and 18th-century Baroque architecture. After a scenic drive along hilly roads to the summit of Pico da Barrosa Mountain, gaze at majestic Fire Lake, set in a vast volcanic crater. Then head to a pineapple plantation and learn how these sweet, tropical fruits are cultivated and harvested.
Highlights: • Ribeira Grande: See beautiful Baroque architecture with a strong Portuguese influence in one of the Azores' oldest towns. • Fire Lake: From the summit of Pico da Barrosa Mountain, see this majestic lake in a volcanic crater. • Pineapple Plantation: Discover how these tropical fruits are cultivated and harvested on a visit to Abelheira.
What to Bring: • SeaPass card and photo identification • Camera Cash/credit cards • Sun protection
What to Wear: • Light clothing Hat and sunglasses • Comfortable walking shoes
Important Notes: • Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting tour. • Guests must be able to walk approximately 400 yards over varied surfaces and climb 5-10 stairs. • Due to weather changes, fog could impact the visibility of the sites or surroundings.