Although the main attraction of Punta Cana is its luxurious beaches and world-renowned golf courses, this tropical paradise offers plenty of activities and sights on land and at sea. The caressing sun will allow you to spend some idle days of pure sunbathing, whereas the most adventurous can look for an adrenaline-boost on a zip-line or by doing thrilling water-sports .
Discover unspoiled nature and mingle with the locals, sample some flavoured rum, experience the mild light of the sun rising, dance intensively and behold at the spectacle of this Caribbean gem.
Hoyo Azul at Scape Park is definitely a one of a kind natural spring cave that demonstrates pure natural beauty. The park also provides a Dune Boogie Adventure for the off-road driver in you so what are you waiting for? Stop by and have fun!
If you want to pamper and offer yourself a well deserved afternoon, then you should go to the Ocean Spa. You will embark on a boat during an entire afternoon and will benefit from bio-pilates classes, a personalized massage and a fish pedicure. Fresh beverages and snacks are also provided.
Wanna live an adventure on the dunes with the Flintstone family? Then pay a visit to the Flintstones Buggy Adventure and ride the dunes of Bavaro. The tour is only off-road. You will also a cave with stalagmites & stalactites. The company which organizes it is eco-friendly and produces its own electricity needed to run the buggies.
Tired of the beach? You can see the outback of Punta Cana aboard a truck and two guides. They will present you the traditional way of life in Dominican Republic. You will meet locals, discover the cocoa and coffee farms, as well as the schools. It will also be the occasion for you to taste cane sugar and delicious fresh fruits and see wild animals. The tour will also stop at a stop that proposes rum, cigars... at local prices!
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As the name indicates it, this tour introduces you to monkeys. You can see them from close. The guide is very concerned about the wellness of the monkeys and will give you small bowls containing fruits. The animals will help themselves.
On the way to meet them, the open truck will guide you through Higuey and show you the mountain and a typical Dominican house.
This company offers several tours with boats. You can choose between Saona Dive And Snorkel, Punta Cana Scuba Diving, Catalina Island Adventure, Saona Speedboat And Catamaran. All of them are well organized and the guides take care of the visitors. Pickup are made at your hotel.
On this tour, you will visit a rum factory which uses 300-year old recipes. The flavours available are café, pineapple, banana, passion fruit, coconut, coconut milk, lemon and mamajuana (a mix of rum, red wine, and honey to soak in a bottle with tree bark and herbs). You can also buy hand-decorated bottles.
After this visit, you will be taken on a historic trip. You will discover more about the island's history. Your guide will show you a cave where you can observe fruit bats.
One of the most complete beaches on the Northern shore is Bávaro. Entertainment from casinos and live shows, to the finest restaurants and palm umbrellas by turquoise water are all to be had.