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Excursions in Dominican Republic
 
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Excursions

Altos de Chavon - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

Altos de Chavon is in the style of a sixteenth-century Spanish village with an exceptional view on Chavon river, with the Amphitheater, set of several concerts of world-famous artists and the Escuela de Diseño by the Parsons School of Design in New York.

Bahia de las Aguilas - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the south-west coast of the Dominican Republic, 19 miles from the border of Pedernales with Haiti, the wonderful and almost unknown Bahia de las Aguilas, one of the most beautiful beach in the world, 7 miles long.

Barahona - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the south-west coast of the Dominican Republic, 127 miles west of Santo Domingo, Barahona has wonderful solitary beaches with shallow waters and beautiful natural aquariums.

Boca de Yuma - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the east coast of the Dominican Republic, 29 miles east of Bayahibe at the mouth of Yuma river, in Higuey province, Altagracia region, Boca de Yuma is a small fishing village, where you can still see the seventeenth century cannon of the Spanish coastal defense.

Dunes of Bani - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the south-west coast of the Dominican Republic, in Las Calderas Penisula, in  Bani with a spectacular field of dunes that fill all the peninsula for 15 miles straight from east to west, with a maximum largeness from north to south of 2 miles.

Las Terrenas - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the north-east coast of the Dominican Republic, in Samana Peninsula with beautiful beaches, Las Terrenas is a nice city with all services, restaurants and seaside hotels, with a lively nightlife and starting point for all the excursions in Samana Peninsula.

Salto el Limon - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the north-east end of the Dominican Republic, in the Samana Peninsula, Limon fall is the highest waterfall in the Caribbean (approximately 50 meters), spectacular forms a large deep pool with trasparent water where is pleasant swim.

Miches - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the north-east coast of the Dominican Republic, almost 62 miles north-west of Bavaro, Miches is a fishing village in the Creole style, with a wonderful beach 8 miles long open to the south of the Samana bay.

Samana' - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the north-east coast of the Dominican Republic, Samana has a coast 12 miles long with fabulous beaches, turquoise waters, peace and luxury hotel on the beach, and the f whale-watching in Samana Bay from mid January to mid March.

Cayo Levantado - how to reach: from the port of Samana, by motor boat or ferry

On the north-east coast of the Dominican Republic, opposite Samana city, in the heart of the bay, Cayo Levantado has enchanting beaches, in a beautiful sea, that from mid January to late March is populated of whales off  Cabo Samana.

Saona - how to reach: starting from Bayahibe, by motor boat

In the east of the Dominican Republic, in the center of the East National Park, UNESCO protected, Saona is protected area and natural sanctuary, with natural pools and extraordinary beaches.

Catalina - how to reach: starting from the port of La Romana, by motor boat

On the south-east coast of the Dominican Republic and on the east side of East National Park, 9 miles far from La Romana, Catalina island has beaches and seabeds among the most wonderful of Dominican Republic, every year destination for thousands of sub.

Catalinita - how to reach: ask to Vittorio

Catalinita is on the north-east end of Saona island on the Mona Passage side of the barrier reef that goes north-south along the eastern end of mainland Dominican Republic. Catalinita has very deep water with sharks, barracuda and large rays.

The most beautiful beaches of the Dominican Republic

The most beautiful beaches of the Dominican Republic: from the peninsula of Samana, with 20 kilometers of coastline, to Las Terrenas, Playa Rincon, Las Galeras. Beaches and hotels for connoisseurs.

Adventure

Adventure tour

The Bay of Eagles on south-west, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world with the red rocks of Cabo Rojo; the spectacular dunes of Bani on the border of the south, Jarabacoa, Central Cordillera, 524 meters on the sea level, in rafting on the Jimenoa river.

Larimar Tour

Tour of 4 days and 3 nights in the deep south: from Boca chica/Santo Domingo to Barahona, Mine Larimar, Bahia de las Aguilas. Jeep 4x4, motor boat and a lot of adventure to the door with Haiti.

Salto el Limon - how to reach starting from Boca Chica

On the north-east end of the Dominican Republic, in the Samana Peninsula, Limon fall is the highest waterfall in the Caribbean (approximately 50 meters), spectacular forms a large deep pool with trasparent water where is pleasant swim.

Los Haitises - how to reach: starting by boat from Santa Barbara de Samana

To the south of the bay of Samana, the National Park of Los Haitises, measuring nearly 100 square miles, is an archipelago of about fifty islands between which you can navigate. Rich in flora and fauna, has many caves, accessible from the sea.

Pico Duarte - how to reach: starting from Constanza

In the Central Cordillera, Cibao region, the Pico Duarte is the highest mountain in the Dominican Republic with its 3174 meters. On the mountain top there is a bronze statue dedicated to Juan Pablo Duarte (1813-1876), the founder of the homeland.

On Tobacco Road

Cigar Factory Tours

Visit to the most ancient and famous factories of the best Dominican cigars in the world: La Flor Dominicana in La Romana, Tabacalera de Garcia in La Romana, La Aurora in Santiago, Don Lucas in Punta Cana.

 

The Dominican Republic

From the urban avenues of modern Santo Domingo with its charming, historic streets in the Colonial Zone.

To Boca Chica, the closest beach town to the Capital, rich of hotels, restaurants, deep sea fishing, diving center.

From the astonishing beaches of Las Terrenas on the Samana peninsula: Las Galeras and Playa Rincon.

To the rural villages in the deep south around Barahona: and to the  larimar mines, close to the Haitian border, unique in all the world.

Dominican Republic (48.422 kmq), with Santo Domingo Capital City, extends on two-thirds of Hispaniola island, and borders Haiti, in the west.

It's one of the most fascinating exotic destination in the world for beauty and varied nature of the landscapes, the history and above all, the completeness of the services.

Golden beaches and clear sea, barrier reef, palm groves, lagoons, lakes and rivers, water falls, jungles with fruit trees and mountains, waiting for you.

But are great sense of freedom, cheerful character of the people, perfect weather all year round, that captivate.

You will find luxury and inexpensive hotels, holiday villages, prestigious golf courses, exclusive and informal restaurants, night clubs, discos, casino.

And then Santo Domingo, with two different towns.

The new city, with wide boulevards, traffic-congested major roads, villas and skyscrapers, luxury stores, and the suburbs of favelas around Ozama river.

And the old colonial city, true museum in the open air, in an atmosphere of ancient times, even more evocative by night, when streetlamps light create a rich ambience of music, mystery and enchantment between El Conde and Spanish walls.

   

 

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