Whether you enjoy climbing waterfalls or simply relaxing on sun-kissed beaches, you will find that the capital of Grenada has something for everyone. From the moment you arrive, you will not only be charmed by a colorful mix of colonial architecture set on lush vegetation, but also be enchanted by the smell of cinnamon and nutmeg. Be sure to visit one of the many spice estates or shop for exotic spices in the Market Square.
As shore excursions to be offered in this port are not yet confirmed, below is a list of those offered previously. We make every effort to have excursions finalized at least 240 days in advance of sailing, and often sooner, so please check back regularly.
Most Active or Strenuous
Minimal Activity Required
PRICE is per vehicle
This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle. With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace. See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.
The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together. It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.
Capacity: 6 guests
PLEASE NOTE: Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle. The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide. Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability. Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility. In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.
Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 am, or after 1:00 p.m.
Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.
This delightful and unique tour takes you for a visit to charming Colonial Sunnyside Gardens that will be loved and admired by amateurs and professional gardeners alike.
Starting off from the pier, you will first journey along the Carenage, which is the Island's land locked harbor. Next, you will travel through the Sendall Tunnel which was built in 1895 and named after the then Governor of Grenada, Walter Sendall. Passing the market place, you will find yourself on Old Fort Road where a brief photo stop will be made.
Arriving at Sunnyside Gardens, you will enjoy a relaxing 90-minute visit learning about the various plants and tress grown here. Situated approximately 600 feet above sea level, the lovely house stands surrounded by 150-year old mahogany trees and boasts spectacular views of both the Caribbean and Atlantic Coast.
Your tour of the gardens showcases the many citrus, spice, fruit and flower trees here as well as a rainforest area and fish pond. Following your guided tour, you will be served a refreshment of rum punch or local juices in house before re-boarding your van for the transfer back to the ship.
Please note: This tour involves approximately 90-minutes of easy walking/standing. The tour is not available to wheelchair guests and those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of stamina and ability. Lightweight clothing, flat comfortable walking shoes, sun cap, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellant are suggested. No one under 18 years of age is permitted to consume alcohol.
This comprehensive full-day tour provides the perfect opportunity to experience Grenada's most notable sights.
Your day begins at the pier where you will set off in your coach for Fort Frederick. The construction of the fort began by the French in 1779 and completed by the British in 1783. A chain of forts (Fort Matthew, Fort Lucas, and Fort Adolphus) adjoining Fort Frederick are said to be connected by a network of underground tunnels. Large underground cisterns which held water for Her Majesty's troops are still in use today. The Fort's ideal location situated on a ridge that rises 800 feet above sea level, offers visitors superb panoramic views of the horseshoe shaped harbor, Fort George, picturesque St. George's and Richmond Hill Prisons.
From Fort Frederick, your tour continues up hill, passing through the villages of Tempe, Beaulieu and Snug Corner to Grand Etang. Marvel at the magnificent hanging carpets of green mountain ferns while en route to Grand Etang, located in the central part of the island. This cobalt blue, lake which exists in the crater of an extinct volcano, is situated a breathtaking 1,900 feet above sea level. During your visit, you will have time to for a refreshing drink at the Park's Visitors' Center.
Your journey next travels to the River Antoine Estate, where you will view the oldest functioning water wheel in the Western hemisphere and experience the age old rum making process. At the end of your guided tour, you will be treated to a sample of their rum.
Next comes a true Grenadian moment, the experience of relaxing and dining at the unique and impressive Belmont Estate. The Estate is one of the oldest functioning plantations in Grenada and dates back to the 1700s. During your visit, you will have a guided tour of the Coca Fermentary and the Estate's museum. Following your guided tour, enjoy a delicious buffet lunch at the Estate before it's time to re-join your coach for the afternoon segment of your tour.
Making your way toward Victoria, you will pass through town of Sauteurs and see the Carib's Leap, a prominent point of historical interest which your guide will point out, as well as pass through the villages of Chantimele and Union. From Victoria, you will proceed to the town of Gouyave, which is the island's largest fishing village and is also described as the town that never sleeps. At Gouyave, a visit will be made at the Dougaldston Spice Estate - a historical monument of Grenada's past. Your return route has you traveling through Grand Roy and Marigot before reaching Concord, the site of your final stop at the Concord Water Falls.
Everything good must come to an end, and as you draw near to the St. George's port, you will pass through the villages of Brizan and Beauseaur - one of the bays the United States frogmen landed on during the military intervention led by the U.S. forces on October 25, 1983, and then Happy Hill and Grand Mal.
Please note: This tour involves approximately 3 1/2 hours of moderate walking/standing. The tour is not available to wheelchair guests and those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of stamina and ability. Lightweight clothing, flat, comfortable walking shoes, sun cap, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellant are suggested. No one under 18 years of age is permitted to consume alcohol.
Enjoy this tour that gives you a nice overview of Grenada's quaint old city of St. George along with an introduction to why the island is referred to as the Spice Isle.
Setting off from the pier, you will first travel through St. George, getting a taste of the town's highlights before heading to the De La Grenade Industries. Located just a few miles outside of town, this family-owned company produces jams and jellies and the prize winning Nutmeg Syrup and De La Grenade Liqueur, which are both made from nutmeg. Before leaving, you will also be treated to a taste of their delicious rum-punch.
From here, it's on to the Laura Herb and Spice Garden. Arriving, you will find yourself engulfed in the aroma of every spice that is grown on the Island. Within the garden you will find a wide variety of herbs and medicinal plants, some of which are exported for use in patented medicines and in Caribbean and International cuisine. Some of these local medicinal plants sport fun names like Shado Bennie and Jump Up and Kiss Me. Amongst others, you will also find aromatic spices such as cocoa, nutmeg, mace, pimento, cinnamon, vanilla, tumeric and cloves.
Your final stop is at Westerhall Estates which produces the Island's leading rums. After a brief tour here, you will have a chance to sample their exotic rum blends before it's time to return to the pier.
Please note: This tour involves approximately 60-minutes of easy walking. The tour is not available to wheelchair guests and those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of stamina and ability. Lightweight clothing, flat comfortable walking shoes, sun cap, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellant are suggested. No one under 18 years of age is permitted to consume alcohol.
Have you ever wondered what the underwater world would look like without having to snorkel or scuba dive? Well now that's possible with Grenada's newest water adventure. Discover the beautiful habitat beneath the surface from your seat on a double (2 person) clear bottom kayak. It truly is the next best thing to snorkeling or scuba diving.
It's a 15-minute transfer from the port to your starting point at Grand Mal Bay, situated next to the Sunset View Restaurant on the Island's West Coast. After receiving a safety briefing and instructions on how to maneuver your kayak, you will hop onboard and begin your fantastic journey. Your trek takes you over the Grand Mal coral reefs and down to Cherry Hill, before turning around and making your way to Molinere Bay where you can view the popular divers' reefs and the variety of underwater life that make this area their habitat.
After approximately 75-minutes, you will return to the Sunset View Restaurant where you will have a chance to relax and rest up with a refreshing swim in the calm bay and a complimentary drink from the bar (rum punch, local beer, local fruit juice, soft drink or water).
Following a 1-hour break at Grand Mal Bay, you will re-join your van and travel back to the pier where your tour concludes.
Please note: This tour involves approximately 75-minutes of kayaking which at times involves strenuous activity. The tour is not available to wheelchair guests, those guests with mobility concerns, pregnant women or those persons suffering with asthma, heart conditions or back problems. Lightweight clothing, flat, comfortable walking shoes, sun cap, sunglasses and sunscreen are suggested. Those wishing to swim should wear swimwear under their clothing and bring a towel. Guests taking part in any water activities do so at their own risk and responsibility. All guests will be required to sign a liability waiver before being allowed to take part in the tour. No one under 18 years of age is permitted to consume alcohol.
Experience the natural beauty of Grenada on this tour that has you visiting historical sights as well as the peaceful rainforest and beautiful waterfalls.
Your tour begins by traveling through Grenada's quaint capital of George's Town, with its aromatic spice markets and red-tiled roofs. Taking the western main road to Gouyave, you will pass through the villages of Grand Mal and Happy Hill before arriving at Beauseajour Bay. This Bay gained recognition as being one of the bays the United States frogmen landed on during the military intervention led by U.S. Forces on October 25, 1983. From Beausejour, your journey continues through Brizan, Concord, Marigot and Grand Roy before arriving at the Dougaldston Spice Estate - a historical monument of Grenada's past and the site of your first stop.
Your tour next takes you over the spectacular Belvedere Road, passing through verdant growths of cocoa, nutmeg, banana and various other spices on your way to shimmering Grand Etang Lake which is found in the central part of the island. This cobalt blue, lake which exists in the crater of an extinct volcano, is situated a breathtaking 1,900 feet above sea level. During your visit, you will have time to for a refreshing drink at the Park's Visitors' Center.
Your descent from Grand Etang follows a route through magnificent hanging carpets of green mountain fern as you drive to Annandale Falls. Exiting your coach, a short but steep walk brings you to a green paradise of rushing water and hanging ferns. At Annandale, some of Grenada's 450 species of flowering and medicinal plants and spices can be seen.
Your return trip to St. George's has you traveling through the villages of Snug Corner, Beaulieu, Tempe and up Marrast Hill to the St. George's Pier where your tour concludes.
Please note: This tour involves approximately 1 hour of moderate walking with a steep uphill to negotiate at Annandale. The tour is not available to wheelchair guests and those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of stamina and ability. Lightweight clothing, flat comfortable walking shoes sun cap, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellant are suggested. No one under 18 years of age is permitted to consume alcohol.
Your jeep adventure begins with a drive through the parish of St. George and continues on through the center of the Island to two of its beautiful natural wonders.
Boarding your land rover jeep at the pier, you will first travel along Tanteen Main Road and then up Lowthers Lane, viewing the town's landmarks before stopping at the Government House Roundabout for a for a photo opportunity.
Leaving St. George behind, it's a scenic drive to the Clabony Sulphur Pond, via the Grand Etang National Park. Upon arrival, you will embark on a 15-minute hike to the small pond. Local legends tell of its healing and soothing powers and some are even convinced of its positive effects on the aging process. Surrounded by the sounds and smells of nature, chirping birds, the running waters of the streams and the aroma of the surrounding nutmeg trees, you can't help but understand the therapeutic benefits of the warm waters and ambiance this serene setting provides. After approximately 30-45 minutes, you'll return to your jeep and continue on to your next destination, Grand Etang Crater Lake.
Located in one of the Island's National Park Reserves, this mystical lake was once a volcano. Today, the remaining extinct crater makes for a perfect setting for photos as you relax and enjoy refreshments in the cool environs of the rainforest.
Please note: This tour involves approximately 15-20 minutes of hiking, at times over some rough and uneven natural terrain. The tour is not available to wheelchair guests, those guests with mobility concerns, pregnant women or those persons suffering with back problems. Lightweight clothing, flat, comfortable walking shoes, sun cap, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellant are suggested. Those wishing to swim should wear swimwear under their clothing and bring a towel. Guests taking part in any water activities do so at their own risk and responsibility. All guests will be required to sign a liability waiver before being allowed to take part in the tour. No one under 18 years of age is permitted to consume alcohol.
This tour is geared toward nature lovers who enjoy peace and tranquility while participating in an active hiking experience.
Leaving the pier, you will first travel by van drive along the Carenage, which is Grenada's locked harbor, and then on through the town of St. George over the old Fort Road. A brief photo stop is made before continuing along St. Paul's road to St. David's. Here, just 15-minutes from St. George's and a few minutes off the main road, you will find Morne Gazo, an undisturbed rain forest covering a conical hill that rises to 1,140 feet above sea level. The hill is sheathed by a well-preserved tropical semi-deciduous rain forest and is the only remaining area in the country with this type of forest. Largely unsuitable for cultivation, the area remains un-cleared and is important as a watershed area and source of medicines, wild life and recreation.
A vigorous hike brings you to the summit of Morne Gazo, where you will be treated to a wonderful panoramic view that ranges from Point Salines in the south of the island, all the way across to Grand Etang's forested hills and down towards La Sagesse, almost a 360 degree view.
From Morne Gazo, your tour continues along the Westerhall Main road via the sugar belt, passing a quaint little Sugar Factory while on your way to famous Grand Anse Beach. Here, you will be welcomed with either a rum punch, local beer or soft drink and be afforded up to 1-hour of free time on the beautiful sandy beach. Changing facilities are available for those wishing to swim in the clear waters of this delightful beach before it's time to make your way back to St. George's and your waiting ship.
Please note: This tour involves approximately 1 3/4 hours of hiking which at times is strenuous and over rough and uneven natural terrain. The tour is not available to wheelchair guests, those guests with mobility concerns, pregnant women or those persons suffering with heart conditions, asthma or back problems. Guests should be in good physical condition. Lightweight clothing, sun cap, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellant are suggested. Flat, sturdy, closed-toe walking shoes are mandatory. Those wishing to swim should bring swimwear and a towel. Changing facilities are available at the beach. Guests taking part in any water activities do so at their own risk and responsibility. Guests may be required to sign a liability waiver before being allowed to take part in the tour. No one under 18 years of age is permitted to consume alcohol.
Terms & Conditions:
Free Unlimited Shore Excursions are for full fare guests only, capacity controlled and subject to availability. Requested excursions may not be available at time of booking. Supplement will apply on Regent Choice excursions (indicated by the above) and excludes Private Arrangements and all Adventures Ashore programs. Concierge benefits do not apply to Executive Collection private cars or other private arrangements. In order to ensure quality guides and sufficient transportation, we must provide the tour operator with passenger counts at least 36 hours in advance. Therefore no refunds will be given within 36 hours of tour departure for cancellations or no-shows. Please pay special attention to scheduling and tour lengths when booking your shore excursions. In many cases, it is not possible to participate in more than one tour per day in a given port. Tour Departure times are subject to change so please reference your actual tour ticket for the correct departure time. Tours operate rain or shine. Minor children 17 years and under must be accompanied by a an adult 18 years or older on all shore excursions. Tours require minimum participation levels to operate so please sign up as early as possible. Tours may be cancelled if minimum participation levels are not met. Prices, Itineraries and General Information shore excursion prices are subject to change to meet unexpected cost increases or currency fluctuations. Please consult the Destination Services Desk onboard for information. During local or national holidays, access to certain facilities (such as museums or archaeological sites) may be limited or denied. In such instances, adjustments will be made to minimize inconvenience to guests. Some tours have limited availability. Tours are generally available for reserving 180 days prior to the beginning of a cruise. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment. Regent Seven Seas Cruises reserves the right to require guests to complete a liability waiver for select shore excursions. For more information, please visit the Destination Services Desk onboard.