Excursions in Dominican Republic
Excursion to Santo Domingo for the whole day.
One of the most interesting excursions, which will allow you to go back to the Age of Discovery. Santo Domingo the first city of the New
World, founded by the brother of Admiral Christopher Columbus. You will start
the tour with a visit to underground lakes «Los Tres Ojos», then the program:
National Aquarium, Columbus Tomb interesting architectural monument, which
houses the remains of the legendary Christopher Columbus. The monument is called «Columbus Lighthouse».At night, the magnificent monument forms a giant
glowing cross. At 13:00 dinner in the restaurant. Then you will see a historic
part of the city, take a walk through the narrow winding streets, visit Alcazar
Palace, built by the son of Diego Columbus. You will pass the first street of the New World Dame Street, named after the wife of Diego Maria Toledo,
perpetrated on her walks with his entourage, you will see the first Cathedral,
built in the New World, the National Pantheon, the famous home of the
conquistadors and the Ozama fortress.
Excursion to Saona Island for the day.
Saona Island National Park, which is located in the
southeast of the Dominican Republic. The island is surrounded by crystal clear
turquoise water, white sand beaches and palm groves.
The first point of visiting «Park Altos de Chavón», it is
located on the shore of the river Chavon colorful 25−meter height. This town,
which is an exact replica of a Spanish village of the XV century, built a Hollywood star Frank Sinatra for classes with students studying acting. Then quickly Bus will take you to the fishing village of «Bayahibe», where you board
on a speedboat. Along the scenic coast you 20 minutes to whisk Saona
There will be time to take a swim, have a national drink
«Cuba Libre» and enjoy the unforgettable beauty of this place. On the island
you will have the opportunity to swim and sunbathe on one of the most beautiful
beaches in the world. For active recreation are provided contests and sports
games. Then you will find Creole lunch, and of course «Cuba Libre.»
On the way back you will visit the Natural Pool, This 8−kilometer portion of the Caribbean Sea, having a depth of 1 meter, and is a
kind of a gem this place, here in abundance live starfish. Do not miss the
opportunity to swim and look closely at the life of sea stars.
«Fan-buggy» (the whole day).
Unforgettable full day tour with lunch and refreshments.
You're in control of the «buggy» open car. Buggy is designed for four people.
The tour includes so many options that you will forget about boredom and the
boat trip on the raft and the competition for carting, a ranch with horses.
This day will be remembered for a long time.
Visit the unique place of the Dominican Republic, a trip by
boat to the coral reef where colorful tropical fish swarm is one of the most
memorable experiences in the Caribbean. Swimming in the reef with motley flocks
of fish and hundreds of different unusual inhabitants of the marine realm will make you an eternal fan of seascapes.
«Rafting» (the whole day).
Descent on the rubber boats on the mountain, fast river,
which is located in the center of the country near the highest point of the
Caribbean Peak Duarte. Included breakfast and lunch at the ranch
«Baiguate», waterproof suit, life jacket, shoes, helmet, and certainly an unforgettable experience.
«Canoeing» (the whole day).
Launching the catamarans on the waterfalls. Neighborhood
waterfalls a total of about 28 is in the same area, home of the white-water
rafting. This excursion for adventurers who want a thrill. You will overcome
several steps waterfall descent and jumping into the water with the insurance
in full gear. Included: professional instructor, lunch and dinner, special
equipment (helmet, waterproof suit, rubber boots). Transportation: flight
(Punta Cana Santo Domingo), Jeep (ranch waterfalls).
«Marinarium» (half day).
A unique opportunity to swim with live sharks and stingrays
in a small marinarium Sea area, fenced grid. Experience sharp impressions of communicating with predators the owners of water depths.
Fishing (half day).
Fishing for the blue marlin goes on a boat with a
comfortable cabin. The total stay in the sea for about 4 hours. In the case of
catch fish restaurant visit.
«Bavaro Trackers» (half-day).
Entertainment tour for half day. Used cars 4−wheel
motorcycles beach. The tour starts from the hotel «Catalonia», then goes along
the Atlantic coast. You will see the pristine Atlantic beaches, artificial
stones park, panorama home Julio Iglesias. It will stop to swim and sunbathe.
Then stop at the ranch, where you are invited to walk on horseback for 15
minutes. All the rest of the time a full sense of speed.
Jeep Safari (the whole day).
Fascinating excursion for nature lovers. The tour takes
place on all-terrain off-road jeeps, on mountain trails, and rivers. In the
body of the Jeep with tent fits 8−10 people. The tour will begin at the
sugarcane plantation. It will tell you about the cultivation of cane, about the life of his collectors. After that you will visit the country's only museum of tobacco and typical Dominican village, where you will see, how they dry coffee,
and learn about the life of the Dominican hinterland. Then comes your way to
the mountains. You will see plantations of coffee, cocoa, tropical fruit and citrus, you will be shown cockfights. Then you arrive to the ranch, where you will find a delicious Creole lunch, mountain horseback riding around the ranch
and recreation. The last stop on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean.