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Marylovestocruise 06-12-2010 11:37 AM

Has anyone done just the Dig at the Atlantis recently? I am wondering if it is wheelchair friendly. Carnival's shore excursions to Atlantis don't include one for just the Dig, but I saw where you can just get a ticket from the front desk at the resort for $29 pp and visit the Dig.

Dave 06-12-2010 12:02 PM

Here is an excerpt from the Disney Cruise Line website regarding their Dig tour...

"Wheelchairs need to be standard size and collapsible; no electric wheelchairs permitted. Guests must be able to board and debark the bus or mini-van on their own."

Also this, which implies you might have to collapse the wheelchair in a few places and walk through some narrow spaces:

"This excursion is stroller accessible. However, some portions of the tour may require Guests to fold accompanying strollers."

Marylovestocruise 06-13-2010 07:29 AM

Thanks, Dave! I have been to Nassau so many times and never visited the resort except for the casino a couple of times. Figured it was time to do something else while there.

I'll write a review when I return.

Thanks again for your info.


Dwayne 06-13-2010 08:12 PM

Mary, I've done the "Dig" a few times and really enjoyed it.


grandmag 06-13-2010 10:42 PM

What is the "dig"? Been to Atlantis twice.

Dwayne 06-14-2010 12:01 AM


What is the "dig"? Been to Atlantis twice.
The "Dig" is a lower level viewing area of the marine habitat. It is truly amazing. HERE is a link.


PLB 06-14-2010 07:40 AM

We were there this past November and did this. It was pretty amazing...loved it!!

grandmag 06-19-2010 11:43 PM

Thanks Dwayne - have seen it. Didn't know it was called the dig.

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