Adventure Dom Rep

Discover the most beautiful spots of the Dominican Republic on this adventurous trip.


Description

During three nights you will have your base in the southwest of the island as well as in Jarabacoa also known as the „Dominican Alps“. Both places are famous for their many options of excursions and activities. Take a bath on one of the most beautiful beaches of this country and take a rubber boat ride on the longest river of the Caribbean.


Places visited during this trip

Day
Place
Place
Activities:
  • Reception and welcome at the airport Las Americas. Transfer to the “Zona Colonial” of Santo Domingo. For the rest of the day, you are free to discover the oldest city of the “New World”.

    Included services:

    • transfer to your hotel

    Included meals: -

  • Accommodation: Hodelpa Caribe Colonial***(*) or similar, Santo Domingo

Activities:
  • Today you will be picked up by Caribbean Tours in your hotel in Santo Domingo and driven to the bus station, where you will receive a short briefing about your trip. With a comfortable public bus your trip goes along the coast road.

  • After Bani, the road leads into the mountains, through a dry and rocky, littered with cactus and agave area. After a while, you will reach the provincial capital Barahona, located on the bay of Neiba. Our driver will be waiting for you at the bus station and take you to your hotel. Your base for the next days.

    Included services:

    • transport to the bus station
    • bus tickets
    • transfer to your hotel
    • entrance fees

    Included meals: breakfast

  • Accommodation: Rancho Don Cesar*** or similar, Barahona

Activities:
  • Drive along a beautiful route with breathtaking views of the small port and fishing village Cabo Rojo. In Las Cuevas you will board a boat that will take you on a 15-minute ride through the calm sea to one of the most beautiful natural beaches of the world. The beach of the Bahía de las Aguilas (eagle bay) is located in a national park and its sand is absolutely pristine and pure white. The bay is over 8 km long. Experience an exceptional coastal landscape with crystal clear water in shades from turquoise to opal-blue that melts into the horizon. Enjoy lunch on the beach, go swimming or snorkeling and explore this untouched ecological and natural paradise.

    Included services:

    • transport
    • entrance fees

    Included meals: breakfast and lunch

  • Accommodation: Rancho Don Cesar*** or similar, Barahona

Activities:
  • Drive along the scenic coastal road with fantastic views via San Rafael in the direction of Los Patos. During the trip you will always have opportunities for a photo stop.

  • The drive continues to Enriquillo, a small fishing village where time seems to have stopped - everything is very leisurely here.

  • In Oviedo you reach the Laguna de Oviedo, a sweet-salt water lagoon, which is separated from the sea only by a narrow strip of land. Discover a dry, almost desert-like vegetation and marvel at many different large birds, such as herons, spoonbills and ducks. The Laguna de Oviedo has a total of 22 islands, which are very different in size. Here you have a unique opportunity to observe iguanas. A short hike takes you across the small island, through a sparse and cactus-populated vegetation, to an observation tower. From here you have a fantastic view over the lagoon and the Jaragua National Park, the Caribbean Sea and the mountains of the Sierra de Bahoruco.

  • On the subsequent boat trip, you will approach the largest flamingo colony in the Dominican Republic. Enjoy the experience when a whole flamingo swarm passes by! The journey leads back to Barahona and in Los Patos refreshing rivers and the pebble beach invite you to swim.

    Included services:

    • transport
    • entrance fees

    Included meals: breakfast and lunch

  • Accommodation: Rancho Don Cesar*** or similar, Barahona

Activities:
  • After breakfast you will be driven to the bus station, where you will take the bus back to Santo Domingo. Once in Santo Domingo, get on another bus that will take you to Jarabacoa. At the bus station you will be waited by a Caribbean Tours employee. In Jarabacoa begins the mountain world of the Cordillera Central, also called the "Alpes Dominicanos", where many locals spend the summer holidays. Jarabacoa lies at 600 meters above sea level and is surrounded by pine forests, rivers, mountains and valleys. Spring-like temperatures prevail throughout the year.

    Included services:

    • transport to the bus station
    • bus tickets
    • transfer to your hotel

    Included meals: breakfast and dinner

  • Accommodation: Rancho Baiguate*** or similar, Jarabacoa

Activities:
  • Two days full of activities and adventure await you.

    Adventure

    River Rafting

    River rafting in a rubber boat over 13 kilometers on the longest river of the Caribbean with currents in the categories II - II

    Canyoning

    An adventure on the Jimenoa river. Jump into deep pools, rappel under waterfalls and plummet down water slides.

    Activities

    Jimenoa waterfall

    Hike on foot or ride on horseback to this beautiful waterfall

    Baiguate waterfall

    Hike by foot to the attractive waterfall

    Coffee factory “Monte Alto”

    Learn everything about the cultivation and processing of coffee during this tour. Of course, there will be a coffee tasting.

    Included services:

    • transport
    • entrance fees

    Included meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • Accommodation: Rancho Baiguate*** or similar, Jarabacoa

Activities:
  • After breakfast you will be driven to the bus station. Here you take the bus back to Santo Domingo. It is possible for you to book a beach extension or another tour.

    Included services:

    • transport to the bus station
    • bus tickets

    Included meals: breakfast

Additional information

Minimum number of participants: 1 persons

Maximum number of participants: 8 persons

Services not included:

  • tips for driver/tour guide
  • additional meals and drinks not mentioned above
  • personal expenses