Cruise passengers can relish 7 of the top excursions from Harvest Caye, Belize. Activities on the island are Parasailing, Wildlife Sanctuary, or Zip lining from the lighthouse. Placencia Wildside Adventures offers tours offshore the island. Go Snorkeling, Scuba diving, Fishing to the barrier reef, and many of the islands in Belize.
Harvest Caye is a 75 acres eco-friendly cruise port in southern Belize, owned by Norwegian Cruise Line. There are many activities on the island, passengers still disembark on a ferry to the village. The regular ferry service connects Harvest Caye to the Placencia Village on the mainland. One of the more attractive tourist destinations in the country.
Ferry to the mainland - Meeting up with us.
Placencia Tour Operators are not allowed to access the docking facilities at Harvest Caye. You need to take the Ferry over to Placencia Village from Harvest Caye. You need to take the Ferry over to Placencia Village from Harvest Caye. This ferry is easy to access, but, sometimes, ferry tickets are sold out. We recommend purchasing a ticket onboard the ship. You can demand that they sell it to you because the ferry is sanctioned by NCL, and they control ticket sales. This guarantees you your space on the ferry.
Once on the ferry, its only a 15-minute boat ride over to Placencia. Your guide will be waiting for your arrival. They can be seen in a “florescent orange t-shirt” Holding a sign that says “Placencia Wildside Adventures”. If for some reason you didn’t see him and you are beyond the base of the pier. You’ve gone too far, get back to the pier and ask anyone for Conrad or Placencia Wildside Adventures.
harvest Caye Excursions
The Placencia Wildside Adventures offers full day and half day activities on the sea. Conrad, the owner and tour guide, ensures a fun filled day on his excursions.
Join the fight and help us protect our tropical Reef ecosystem, by fighting off the Lionfish invasion of the Reefs system. May you can try a beat the world record for the most lionfish caught in a day. The excursion is for Scuba diver for all levels.
The Silk Cayes is about an hour from Placencia, on the Barrier Reef. Silk Cayes are 3 small islands also known as the "Queen Cayes", perfect for snorkeling. Other snorkel charters available from the village are to Laughing Bird Caye National Park, Pompion Caye, South Water Caye as well as half days at Lark Cayes or Bugle Cayes
Secluded Island Getaway
Visit Conrad’s family-owned island where there is nothing but white sandy beach. Enjoy a family fun-filled day or a romantic getaway, sunbathing, and just walking the white sandy beach, or swim in the waters around the island.
Fish and Snorkel
Spend the morning bottom fishing, trolling around the inner reefs in the Placencia area, or just trolling along the barrier reef. Catch snappers, groupers, mackerels, king mackerels, barracudas, maybe even get lucky with a Dorado or Wahoo along the Barrier reef. After fishing, you head to one of the nearby islands and snorkel a bit, while the morning's catch is being prepped and grilled for lunch.
Whether it be Trolling, Spin Casting, Fly Fishing, Bottom Fishing, or Deep Sea Fishing, Conrad is sure to deliver.
Monkey River Tour
Enjoy a river cruise, navigating through mangrove tunnels spotting wildlife such as crocodile, manatees, iguanas, birds, howler monkey, and an occasional porpoise.
This list of drinks on the NCL premium beverage package includes spirits cocktails wine by the glass and bottle or back bottled or draught beer. They recently removed the $15 per drink cap and unlimited fountain soda and juices at all bars lounges restaurants. Harvest Caye has been excluded from Norwegian beverage packages.
They are two Cruise ship port terminals in Belize. At the Belize Tourism Village in Belize City docking is not possible. After the cruise ship has anchored in the bay of the coast, you will take the ferry to the cruise port. NCL Dock at Harvest Caye near Placencia, where cruise passenger makes their way on to the island by walking.