Caribbean Safari

Discover the real Dominican Culture

Start the day with a ride through La Altagracia Province in Four-Wheel drive vehicles (Dominicans call these jeepetas, a feminine gender noun) in an adventure that will allow you to discover the daily lives of Dominicans, their typical homes and their culture.

Explore coffee, plantain, sugar cane and tropical fruit plantations and submerge yourself in unforgettable panoramic views. Visit the Cathedral of the Virgin of La Altagracia, the second most important of the Dominican Republic, in Higuey. Afterwards, arriving in the village of El Gato on the banks of the Chavon River, where the river tour begins on a picturesque barge. A delicious lobster meal is served, accompanied by tropical rhythms and surrounded by a wonderful natural landscape that were the setting for international films like Apocalypse Now and Rambo II. Returning to the hotels, you will have time to buy some Dominican crafts at a local shop.

Timing
07:20 Pick up at hotels in Punta Cana
08:45 Visit to a typical Dominican House
09:20 Visit to the sugarcane fields
09:45 Visit to a ‘Conuco’ and a plantation field
11:10 Visit to a cigar manufacturer
11:40 Visit to a cigar manufacturer
13:15 Sailing through the Chavón River with lunch and free time for swim
16:15 Visit to a local rural school and ranch
18:00 Arrival to hotels in Punta Cana