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Cruise Tours Without the Cruise Line Prices

Essential Collection
Save up to 40% off Cruise Line Prices with Essential Collection tours!

Our expertly-curated Essential Collection are designed
to bring you the must-see and do highlights in top
destinations worldwide.


Highest Quality Tours:
The Essential Collection

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Free Cancellation:
Up to 7 days before tour 

Discover More Ashore with Exclusive Essential Collection Tours

Our Essential Collection tours are designed to provide you with the best value in shore excursions around the world. With savings of up to 40% off the cruise lines, our expert local guides will bring to life the must-see and do highlights and attractions with a focus on local culture in a small group. The Essential Collection offers the perfect opportunity to see it all!

Why choose the Essential Collection?

Essential Collection tours are personally curated by our seasoned cruise team to bring you the best value and quality tour experience around the world

  • Must-see and do highlights attractions
  • Savings of up to 40% off cruise line prices
  • Toughtfully designed itineraries immersing you in local culture
  • Always secured with our Back-to-Ship Guarantee and Don't Port, Don't Pay policies

Why choose an Essential Collection package?

Our experienced team bundles the best experiences for your ship itinerary, with well-designed schedules so that you aren’t rushed and features a discount compared to the individual tours. Enjoy the opportunity to connect with like-minded travelers as we will schedule you to tour with the same group where possible, so that you can make new friends.

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What can I expect on an Essential Collection tour?

As some of our most popular tours, each Essential Collection tour begins with a meet and greet at the port, not the destination, with your expert guide. All arrangements including entrance tickets will be confirmed so that you won’t need to organize on your own. Get to know your fellow tour companions, who have been scheduled with you from your ship, as you enjoy world class service in a small group setting. Every tour ends with a back to ship guarantee.

What kinds of experiences are available in the Essential Collection?

The Essential Collection tours now include exclusive collaborations with Walks and Devour, to feature walking tours and culinary immersions cruise travelers can’t find anywhere else. These renowned small group experiences are truly once in a lifetime and include access to historical sites unavailable to the general public with expert guides who will bring history and culture to life. Book these Essential Collection tours in Barcelona, Rome, Venice and Lisbon and enjoy these world renowned experiences with a pickup right from the cruise port.

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