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Paradise Island & Mangroves TourDay Trips

Paradise Island & Mangroves Tour

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Visit one of the most beautiful islands on the North Coast. Paradise Island will welcome you with turquoise water, white sand and colorful reef. Visit the Monte Cristi National Park where you can explore the mangrove jungle and see local wild life. After being collected from your hotel in Puerto Plata, Sosua or Cabarete, make your way to Punta Rucia and enjoy the amazing views of the lovely Dominican landscapes. Here, climb aboard a speedboat that will take you to Cayo Arena ( the local name of Paradise Island ) Upon arrival on the island, you will be welcomed by turquoise waters and white sand. Go ashore to sunbathe and explore or take a guided snorkeling tour during which you will see a variety of tropical fish and coral. Enjoy a selection of fresh fruits and drinks which will be served on the island. Before lunch, take a speedboat ride through the mangroves. On the way back we make a stop at a local market.
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  • 9 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.13
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$85.13
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Paradise IslandDay Trips

Paradise Island

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Experience life on a beautiful, deserted, tropical island during this full-day, guided tour that includes stops in Monte Cristi and a Dominican marketplace. Set off over the waves on a speedboat bound for the white sand beaches and turquoise blue waters of Cayo Arena. Snorkel to see the coral reef, swim in the sun, and enjoy refreshments on the island’s beach before heading to Monte Cristi National Park.
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  • 9 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.13
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$85.13
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VIP tour to Paradise Island & The MangrovesDay Trips

VIP tour to Paradise Island & The Mangroves

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This tour’s early start time means you’ll have the reef to yourselves before hordes of tourists arrive on Paradise Island. Snorkel among coral gardens filled with tropical fish, or choose to relax on the beach instead. You’ll also explore the mangrove forests at Monte Cristi National Park. On the way back, take a peek at the local manatee hangout. 
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$158.98
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$158.98
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Cayo Arena Premium Experience From Your Hotel (Paradise Island)Day Trips

Cayo Arena Premium Experience From Your Hotel (Paradise Island)

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-Stunning on the road sceneries of Puerto Plata province in our comfortable air conditioned bus. -A luxurious catamaran cruise in the warm, clear waters of Punta Rucia bay. -Enjoyable swim with exotic marine life. -Snorkeling in crystal-clear waters amid colorful corals. -Swim, snorkel, hand-feed the fish, take pictures and relax on the stunning Cayo Arena, with the most beautiful coral and variety of fish in the Dominican Republic! -The mesmerizing splendor of our lush mangroves and fauna they shelter. -Indulge in a Caribbean feast at our gorgeous beach club, with friendly people and premium open bar. -You are going to love it!
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$117.95
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$117.95

Damajagua Waterfalls Adventure from Puerto PlataDay Trips

Damajagua Waterfalls Adventure from Puerto Plata

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Discover the secluded Damajagua Waterfalls, tucked in the hills of the Dominican Republic's Northern Corridor, on this full-day trip from Puerto Plata. Explore the twenty-seven pristine falls, cascading over limestone, with your local guide. Get a short safety briefing, then jump, swim and slide down natural waterslides. Lunch, beverages and round-trip transportation from Puerto Plata hotels are included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$76.93
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$76.93
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ATV Adventure plus Lunch Day Trips

ATV Adventure plus Lunch

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Explore the Dominican Republic in the most unique way. On your own All Terrain Four Wheeler you drive off-road along riverbeds, fertile farms and the lush countryside, close to the Amber Cove Cruise Port. Experience this adventure in the most unique way!
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$56.20
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$56.20
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V.I.P. DayPass: ATV, Zip Lines, Horseback Riding & Pool Zip N' SplashDay Trips

V.I.P. DayPass: ATV, Zip Lines, Horseback Riding & Pool Zip N' Splash

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This multifaceted tour is a great choice for first-time visitors. Enjoy ziplining, a thrilling ride through the jungle on all terrain vehicles, and a horseback ride. The tour ends with a plunge in the pool, after which you’ll have earned a tropical cocktail. If you’re still up for more adventure, take a stroll through tropical gardens and learn about some of the facility’s rescued animals.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$132.84
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$132.84
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Puerto Plata City Tour from Puerto PlataDay Trips

Puerto Plata City Tour from Puerto Plata

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Explore Puerto Plata's highlights on a half-day sightseeing excursion—a tour with special appeal for first-time visitors. Enjoy easy transportation in a safari truck and visit the historic San Felipe Fort, the Amber Museum, and a local rum distillery. Then ride the cable car to the botanical gardens and Christ statue at the top of Mount Isabel. Plus, hotel pickup and drop-off is included on this Puerto Plata tour.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.00
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$70.00

Puerto Plata: Damajagua waterfalls + Safari buggy + Horseback riding (TOP3IN1)Day Trips

Puerto Plata: Damajagua waterfalls + Safari buggy + Horseback riding (TOP3IN1)

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Experience the diversity of the Dominican Republic’s landscape on this private tour with round-trip transport from hotels in Puerto Plata, Sosua, and Cabarete. Going with a guide is recommended, as the tour features secluded locations difficult to reach without local knowledge. Highlights include a swim in rainforest waterfalls, a backroad buggy ride, and a horseback adventure through the DR’s rolling hills. Lunch and bottled water are included for your convenience.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.00
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$155.00

Puerto Plata: Waterfalls of Damajagua (SAFARI HALF DAY)Day Trips

Puerto Plata: Waterfalls of Damajagua (SAFARI HALF DAY)

Take a break from the beach to experience the Dominican Republic’s tropical jungles on this private half-day tour with convenient round-trip transport from Puerto Plata. It is a total happiness to descend one by one the 12 waterfalls of Damajagua, in each of which there will be a different adventure, since no waterfall is equal to the other. Going with a guide not only ensures you don’t get lost, but gives you access to areas often unseen by visitors. Don’t forget a bathing suit: Free time to swim and wade in the route's many waterfalls is factored into the itinerary.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00
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$69.00

Samana Discovery Tour from Punta CanaDay Trips

Samana Discovery Tour from Punta Cana

Discover all that Samana has to offer on this comprehensive day trip. The guided itinerary takes you from Parque La Ceiba to a Dominican ranch aboard a safari-style vehicle. Then head into the rain forest for a horseback ride and refresh in the pools of Cascada el LimĂłn. After lunch, your adventure continues with a boat cruise to Cayo Levantado, where you can relax with a drink in hand.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.00
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$155.00

Gri Gri and Blue (Dudu) Lagoon tourDay Trips

Gri Gri and Blue (Dudu) Lagoon tour

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Imagine a full day enjoying  the  Blue Lagoon, with its crystal clear blue and  sweet water then head to a sunny beautiful beach around Nagua. Visit a Dominican Family and a typical plantation where you can taste the delicious coffee and cacao. Visit a craft factory where you can buy souvenirs then head to Playa Calaton and Playa Grande, two of the most beautiful beaches of the north coast.  Itinerary - Hotel Pick up - Islabon Mini Zoo - Typical Dominican House/Family - Gri Gri Lagoon - Caleton Beach - Blue Lagoon - Playa Grande Beach
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$141.03
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$141.03

Catamaran Day Trip, Snorkeling & Sailing ExcursionDay Trips

Catamaran Day Trip, Snorkeling & Sailing Excursion

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Experience the peaceful environment of the Caribbean Sea aboard a catamaran on a sailing journey from Sosua to the Ocean World Marina. Along the way, you'll stop at two snorkeling spots to explore the underwater world using the provided snorkeling equipment. Back on board, dry off and dig in to the buffet lunch, accompanied by drinks from the open bar.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.95
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$77.95

Jeep Safari + Waterfalls Day Trips

Jeep Safari + Waterfalls

Jeep Safari is a great tour where you will have the opprtunity to know about the real local people who live in the coutryside. Experience spectacular views from the beautiful mountains, waterfalls and off the beaten tracks and enjoy opportunities to take pictures at every turn!. A jeep safari is the ideal way to get an idea of the real Doniminican Republic.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.00
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$65.00
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Santo DomingoDay Trips

Santo Domingo

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Santo Domingo: the first city in America founded by Europeans, the capital of the Dominican Republic. It was founded in 1496 by Bartalomé Colón, on the east coast of the Ozama River. In 1502, Nicolás de Ovando moved the city to the west coast of the river. It is a cosmopolitan and flourishing city, full of historic buildings that show the Spanish conquests of the American continent. It is the largest city in the Caribbean. Santo Domingo is a varied and interesting area for both tourism and its people. There are many invaluable old buildings that can be visited in excellent condition today. A pleasant walk through the historical part of the city is needed to discover how important and beautiful these buildings are.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.93
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Whale watching & Samana Bacardi IslandDay Trips

Whale watching & Samana Bacardi Island

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From the Puerto plata hotels & villas, we’ll enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the Oriental Mountain Range as we drive the north cost before arriving in the small fishing village of samana at the southern shores of Samana Bay. There you will enjoy a quick breakfast prior to boarding the boat to Samana. We’ll cruise deep into the bay to whale watch. We will first reach Cayo Levantado, also known as Bacardi Island because of its close resemblance to the beaches Bacardi Rum once used for its famous commercials. Cayo Levantado is nothing short of a tropical oasis - a small island in the middle of the ocean with turquoise waters and white sands. We guarantee that your tour with us is an unforgettable experience We have the best bus and catamaran when going to the sanctuary of the whales the food is prepared with the best quality standards Our main adjective is that the experience is unique for each of our visitors
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.00
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$125.00

Santo Domingo VipDay Trips

Santo Domingo Vip

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The City Tour to Santo Domingo is a full-day activity, in which I board comfortable air-conditioned buses and the company of a professional guide, we will take you to know the rich Dominican history, its important and emblematic monuments and museums, its different cultural expressions , and the way of life of the Dominicans. Our adventure begins with a visit to the impressive Los Tres Ojos National Park, which is composed of three beautiful walled lakes of large rocks, which served as a refuge for the natives. Later you will enjoy a walk through the Colonial Zone, the place that concentrates the largest amount of historical and cultural attractions in the country, with countless old buildings declared by UNESCO as Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.73
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$72.73

puerto plata city tourDay Trips

puerto plata city tour

Travel between highlights of Puerto Plata with ease Buffet-style lunch, soft drinks, and bottled water included Hassle-free round-trip transport included on this Puerto Plata Tour the Brugal Rum Factory, look the local architecture, and take a trip cable car ride up Mount Isabel de Torres, which offers sweeping views from atop the city and the Christ the Redeemer. tour with a visit to the famous Brugal Rum Factory Then, you are transported with a stop at San Felipe Fort, Built by Spaniards and now a national monument, the fortress was created to protect the port from pirates. the next stop is Victorian-style architecture in Central Park, Spend some free time sightseeing or shopping for local. Your tour ends with a cable car ride up Mount Isabel de Torres, situated at 2,600 feet (812 m) and offering wonderful panoramic city views.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00
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$69.00
Price varies by group size

Ecological Park & Boat ride on the RiverDay Trips

Ecological Park & Boat ride on the River

Take a break from the beach and head into the jungle on this eco-tour from Puerto Plata. In addition to navigating, your guide points out easy-to-miss plants and animals during a nature walk and boat cruise through the Yasica and Jacqueline Rivers. With lunch included and a group size capped at 14 people, this tour is a popular choice for visitors of all ages.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.65
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$65.65
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Puerto Plata : Dominican Day Life + Waterfalls of Damajagua (SAFARI FULL DAY)Day Trips

Puerto Plata : Dominican Day Life + Waterfalls of Damajagua (SAFARI FULL DAY)

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Duration : 8 hours • we visit a typical patio of our country houses full of domestic birds. • we make a stop to appreciate the beautiful panorama and the impressive view of the Bay of Maimon and take pictures. • we make a stop to learn how to make the delicious pylon coffee and taste it. • We stop at an artisan site to see how local artisans make Taíno figures with petrified wood. • we will go through the Dominican tropical jungle, with  endemic plants and a unique and beautiful vegetation that our country offers, while we cross the river and we approach the adventure of the waterfalls of DAMAJAGUA. Children are accepted from 8 years old. Children under 8 years can only go to the first waterfall accompanied by an obligatory adult. • On the way back to the hotels passing by the Amber Cove Port, the Municipal District of Maimon, where the client can appreciate a small fishing village and see the typical restaurants of the region aligned, on the way, we will see sugarcane plantations.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.00
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$79.00

Puerto Plata: Sunset Beach Horseback Riding & DinnerDay Trips

Puerto Plata: Sunset Beach Horseback Riding & Dinner

Our Sunset beach ride is about 2 hours riding with a stop for a soft drink. During the stop, there is an opportunity to ride the horses in the Ocean as the sun sets over Mt. Isabel de Torres. After the ride, a typical Dominican dinner is served along with a relaxing beach bonfire. We begin from Boca Nuevo and head to Bergantin Beach, riding along the beach, passing by the village of Boca Nueva then to Elvis’ for a soft drink. At this time riders can go for a gallop along the beach and ride the horses into the ocean for a swim. . We make our way along the beach and watch the sun and moon alternate and then we have a chance for a dip in the ocean with one of the horses who is not afraid to get wet so don’t forget your bathing suit. After the sun sets, we go by Jeep, from the beach, to the Malecon. Here we have dinner and a bon fire at Cosita Rica beach.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00

Damajagua Waterfalls & Lunch in MaimonDay Trips

Damajagua Waterfalls & Lunch in Maimon

Explore the Damajagua Waterfalls on this convenient trip from Puerto Plata, which includes round-trip transportation. Sit back and enjoy the scenery, as well as the money you'll save by not renting a car. Go deep into the rain forest to cool off under the 27 freshwater waterfalls, helped along by a guide who will provide narrative on the local flora and fauna. After your hike and swim, head to a local Dominican fish restaurant in Maimon to refuel with a traditional seafood lunch.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$77.95
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$77.95
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Puerto Plata: TOP2IN1 Damajagua waterfalls + Safari buggyDay Trips

Puerto Plata: TOP2IN1 Damajagua waterfalls + Safari buggy

We start the day heading to the world-famous " Damajagua waterfalls", where we will make a walk of approximately 35 minutes in the Dominican forest, crossing the river that will take us to the first waterfall of the 12 we will do. Each waterfall is different from the other. When we reach the last waterfall, at the foot of the mountain, we will enjoy a paradisiacal natural pool. For the excursion to the Cascades, children are accepted from 8 years old. From there we  head to enjoy a delicious typical Dominican lunch and then head to a craft cigar factory and souvenir shop.      Option # 1: HORSE WALK approximately 30 minutes in the Los Cacaos a wild environmen where natural landscapes are the protagonists community.      Option # 2: An extreme ADVENTURE IN BUGGIES, in the community of Los Cacaos, traveling about an hour and 15 minutes, dirt roads, up and down hills, enjoying  the environment, passing by a cattle stable, observing domestic birds and much more.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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$135.00

The Best Museums in One DayDay Trips

The Best Museums in One Day

- At 10:00 am I will pick you up in a comfortable SUV at our meeting point and then we will start exploring the city. -First stop is Centro Cultural Eduardo LeĂłn Jimenes, a modern museum with exhibits on local ecology, art & history, plus a gift shop and cafeteria. - We will visit the iconic Monumento a los Heroes de la Restauracion, the emblem of the city, with a museum and 360 views, perfect for pictures. - Then I will take you across the street to lunch at my favorite place in town where you will have the option of trying plates from all over Latin America with a view from the monument. -Our last stop will be the Centro de Convenciones y Cultura Dominicana, with an excellent museum showing the highlights of each province of the country. -You will be back at our meeting point at approximately 3:30 pm.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.00
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$75.00
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