2018 Artist Escorted Shore Excursions

Make the most of your time in Grand Turk by booking a Shore Excursion through Royal Caribbean, who arrange your early debarkation and transport, so you are sure to be back at port in time for boarding. Relax and recharge or take advantage of an array of snorkeling and other once in a lifetime excursions.

Book one of the Shore Excursions listed below and you could enjoy your day in Grand Turk alongside members of ABORTED, EXHUMED, MESHUGGAH and WOLFCHANT!

Only the Artist Escorted Shore Excursions are listed below. Please click here for a full list of Shore Excursions and pricing.

Excursions are reserved directly through Royal Caribbean. You will be able to make your reservation after you receive your Online Check-In eMail (2 to 3 weeks before sailing).

NOTE: When booking Shore Excursion online, be sure to choose the option that included band name in the title to ensure you are booking an Artist Escorted Shore Excursion. EXAMPLE HERE

Gibbs Cay Beach & Stingray Encounter


With Members Of MESHUGGAH

Approximate Duration:
2 hour(s)

Get up close and personal with nature. This tour is designed for the adventure and nature lover. Marvel at the stingrays, fabulous creatures in their natural environments instead of captivity.

Visit Gibbs Cay, where you’ll have an opportunity to swim with and touch stingrays; then, snorkel a living coral reef. Fifty yards offshore of Gibbs Cay is an ecologically rich reef, featuring diverse fish species and coral. Our crew will answer questions and teach you about this unique area. Then, swim with stingrays, learn how to clean a conch, or search for the Osprey, all under the watchful guidance of our crew. After your exciting stingray swim, enjoy a complimentary beverage.

Gibbs Cay Beach & Stingray Encounter

Highlights:

  • Gibbs Cay: Visit the unique Gibbs Cay, a pristine, undeveloped, and uninhabited island.
  • Coral Reef: Explore an ecologically rich and significant offshore coral reef after a safety briefing on proper snorkel equipment use.
  • Swim: Enjoy a unique swim with stingrays under the helpful eye of our crew.

What to Bring:

  • SeaPass card and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Towel (from the ship)

What to Wear:

  • Sunglasses
  • Swimwear under comfortable clothing
  • Sunscreen
  • Sensible footwear

Important Notes:

  • Guests can explore the island which features some rough terrain (shoes are required). Guests also have the option of lounging on the beach instead.
  • Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. This tour is not appropriate for expectant mothers or guests with limited mobility.
  • Guests with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour—particularly those categorized as “strenuous.”
  • 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.

Ultimate Snorkeling Adventure


With Members Of ABORTED and EXHUMED

Approximate Duration:
2 hour(s) 15 minute(s)

For the snorkel lovers and those with a love for adventure and beautiful things, this is the tour for you. Ensure you capture these once in a lifetime activities, like the ultimate snorkeling adventure experience. Minimum age to participate is 5 years.

Experience the ultimate snorkeling adventure to two distinct and unique coral reefs off the coast of Grand Turk. Our experienced and knowledgeable guides will outfit you with all the necessary equipment and teach you how to snorkel before you dive into the water. You’ll explore Round Cay and Horseshoe Reef, two unique coral ecosystems that contribute to making Grand Turk one of the premier snorkel destinations in the world. Fish identification cards will be provided to aid you in learning about new species.

Ultimate Snorkeling Adventure

Highlights:

  • Snorkeling: Learn how to snorkel with the help of knowledgeable guides. Snorkel Horseshoe Reef, a pristine reef featuring diverse marine life and water ranging from 6 to 12 feet deep.
  • Round Cay: See Round Cay, a world-class reef, and learn why Grand Turk is considered a premier snorkeling destination.

What to Bring:

  • SeaPass card and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Towel (from ship)

What to Wear:

  • Swimwear under comfortable clothing
  • Sensible footwear

Important Notes:

  • Guests must be at least five years old to participate.
  • Water activities could be subject to adverse sea conditions such as high winds, waves, and sea current.
  • This tour is not appropriate for expectant mothers or guests with limited mobility.
  • Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. 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.
  • 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.

Coast To Coast Grand Turk Safari


With Members Of WOLFCHANT

Approximate Duration:
2 hour(s)

Travel by open-air off road vehicle on an adventurous tour of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk, and various attractions along the way. See Bermuda-Style Colonial Architecture along Duke and Front Street, as well as the old Salinas–a relic of the island’s once flourishing salt industry. Your guide will point out the 7,000-foot underwater drop-off famed to divers around the world. Next, you’ll see Gibbs Cay and a monument replica of the “Friendship 7” space capsule that splashed down off the island’s coast in 1962.

Coast To Coast Grand Turk Safari

Highlights:

  • Historic Cockburn Town: Enjoy a leisurely drive through historic Cockburn Town in an open-air vehicle.
  • Grand Turk Island: See Grand Turk’s historic lighthouse, featuring incredible views high above the Atlantic.
  • Friendship 7: See a monument replica of the “Friendship 7” space capsule that splashed down off the island’s coast in 1962.

What to Bring:

  • SeaPass card and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards

What to Wear:

  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses

Important Notes:

  • This tour may be run in reverse order.
  • This tour is not recommended for guests with back or neck problems.