The New Year brings with it a whole world of opportunities. The opportunity to try new things. The opportunity to make our wildest dreams come true. And at Celebrity, the New Year means there’s 365 days to bring cruisers the opportunity to explore faraway lands and experience the essence of each destination through exciting and extraordinary Shore Excursions. In 2014, we took you from the depths of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia to the heights of the Mendenhall Glacier in Alaska. And in 2015, we’re taking you even further with an array of more exotic, immersive, and unique Shore Excursions that cater to every traveler’s desires – including several overnight and three-day tours. Check out our worldwide picks for next year’s top Shore Excursions.
Istanbul, Turkey –Turkish Delights: Cappadocia Overnight Tour – Because a few hours just doesn’t cut it, we’re bringing you the chance to enjoy not one, but two full days in Turkey. Discover the sights, sounds and historical treasures of this phenomenal country as you explore Istanbul, Kusadasi, and Cappadocia, with overnight stays in Cappadocia. A Turkish delight, indeed.
Edinburgh, Scotland –Signature Event Sailing: British Open Championship at Saint Andrews – Calling all golf enthusiasts. This is your chance to experience the 144th British Open, golf’s oldest Major, played on the legendary links of the Old Course at St. Andrews, the renowned “Home of Golf”. Follow the best players in the world as they vie for the championship, navigating the greens and bunkers of this hallmark course. This is the ultimate golf tournament experience.
Barcelona, Spain – A Celebrity Exclusive: Fashion Forward in Barcelona – If you’re a fashionista, you’ll love this Shore Excursion. Spend the day discovering Barcelona’s stunning sights, haute couture fashion, and indulging in typical Spanish cuisine. After exploring the city’s highlights, including Gaudi’s masterpiece “church, the “Sagrada Familia,” you’ll head to the famous Passeig the Gracia, where you’ll visit one of the avenue’s most famous luxury fashion shops and enjoy the exclusive opportunity to discover some of the secrets of the brand and learn about their upcoming collection.
Cannes, France – A Celebrity Exclusive: Zero to 60 – Ferrari Adventure in Cannes – Do you have a need for speed? If so, this is your chance to experience the ultimate rush of adrenaline and the sheer opulence of Italian craftsmanship while riding a classic Ferrari across the spectacular French Riviera. Climb into the passenger’s seat of your luxury sports car, buckle up, and hold on tight while your Ferrari soars across the thrilling switchbacks of the Cote d’Azur. It’s a Bond-style adventure you’ll remember for a lifetime.
Barcelona, Spain – Family Tour Challenge – Family Flamenco Dance Off – Get your dancing shoes on, it’s time for the ultimate dance-off. After a private lesson to learn all the moves of the Flamenco, Spain’s most folkloric dance, you’ll hit the dance floor to compete with other cruisers for the title of best dancer.