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Saona Island & Altos de Chavón: Full-Day Tour with Lunch

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Explore the breathtaking Saona Island and the cultural Altos de Chavón on this full-day tour. Experience pristine beaches, vibrant culture, and stunning landscapes!

Highlights

  • Discover the enchanting beauty of Saona Island
  • Explore Altos de Chavón, the 'City of Artists'
  • Savor a traditional Dominican lunch
  • Admire the diverse marine life and vibrant ecosystems of Saona island
  • Relax and unwind in the tranquil ambiance of untouched beaches

Description

Embark on a journey to discover the stunning Saona Island and the cultural richness of Altos de Chavón. This full-day tour offers a blend of pristine natural beauty and a deep dive into the vibrant culture and history of the Dominican Republic. Start your day exploring Altos de Chavón, a Mediterranean-style village perched above the Chavón River. This cultural gem is known as the 'City of Artists', where cobblestone paths lead to the impressive amphitheater, hosting performances by international artists. You'll delve into the rich history of the region at the Regional Archaeological Museum, housing a vast collection of pre-Columbian artifacts. The village also offers breathtaking views of the river and the surrounding landscape, providing ample photo opportunities. After soaking in the cultural vibes of Altos de Chavón, set sail to the mesmerizing Saona Island, a tropical paradise within the East National Park. The island's untouched beaches, crystal-clear waters, and vibrant marine life offer a tranquil escape. Here, you'll have the chance to walk along the pristine beaches, relax under the swaying palm trees, or explore the vibrant underwater world while snorkeling. A traditional Dominican lunch will be served, allowing you to savor the local flavors and cuisine. Post-lunch, immerse yourself in the island's natural beauty, explore its diverse ecosystems, or simply relax and soak up the sun. The journey back is equally enchanting, with a stop at a natural swimming pool in the middle of the ocean, where you can observe starfish in their natural habitat. The serene environment and the gentle lapping of the waves create a soothing ambiance, concluding your day on a tranquil note. Finally, you'll be comfortably transported back to your hotel, reminiscing about the day's adventures and the unforgettable experiences you've gathered. This tour combines the essence of the Dominican Republic's natural beauty and cultural richness, promising a day filled with exploration, relaxation, and a touch of adventure.

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off Guided tour of Altos de Chavón Entry to the Archaeological Museum Visit to the Amphitheater Scenic boat ride to Saona Island Traditional Dominican lunch Beach relaxation time on Saona Island Opportunities for nature exploration Return transportation to hotels Informative guide providing insights Scenic views and photo opportunities Exploration of Mediterranean Village Cultural insights into Dominican history Interaction with local art and traditions All-inclusive beverages on the boat

Important Information

  • - Weather Conditions: This tour is subject to weather conditions, and it may be modified or canceled if the weather is unfavorable, with a full refund provided. - Arrival Time: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time to ensure a timely departure.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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