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Saona Island: Beaches and Natural Pool Cruise with Lunch

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Explore the beauty of Saona Island by embarking on an adventure cruise. Enjoy a snorkeling break, have lunch on an idyllic white-sand beach, and take a refreshing dip in a pristine natural pool.

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  • Explore the Penon Cliff and the mangroves
  • Enjoy a snorkeling break at the Catuano piers for an underwater adventure
  • Savor an authentic Dominican meal at a restaurant nestled on a picturesque white
  • Take your time to relish the splendor of the enchanting beach on Saona Island
  • Delight in the Natural Pool and sip a drink in the clear waters


Embark on a fantastic journey starting with a pickup and a drive to Bayahibe, the launching point for your adventure. In Bayahibe, you'll board a high-speed boat that will transport you to the breathtaking Cotubanama National Park. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to experience several fascinating stops: Begin with a brief visit to the impressive Penon, where a knowledgeable English-speaking guide will share insights about this towering cliff and the history of the Taino natives, who were the island's first inhabitants. Next, you'll make a stop at the enchanting mangroves, where you can witness trees thriving directly in the seawater, creating a unique and picturesque landscape. Your first destination on Saona Island will be Catuano, a perfect location for snorkeling. Dive into the crystal-clear waters from the boat's piers and explore the vibrant marine life, including tropical fish and coral, in this tropical paradise. Following your underwater exploration, head to a pristine white sand beach, where you can relax with a refreshing drink, savor a delicious Dominican buffet lunch, and unwind while taking in the breathtaking panoramic views. To cap off your incredible adventure, you'll visit the famous natural pool, home to large starfish. Here, you can enjoy an aperitif in the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, adding a perfect finishing touch to your day. As your journey comes to an end, you'll return to Bayahibe with cherished memories of this unforgettable excursion.


Hotel pickup and drop-off Boat trip Guide Lunch Drinks (Sprite, Coca Cola, rum, beer, and water) Toilet and bar on board Shaded area Snorkels and masks Snacks

Important Information

  • This tour is subject to sea and weather conditions
  • It is not 100% guaranteed to see turtle hatchlings at the nursery, as this depends on the season and the hatching cycle
  • It is not allowed to touch the starfish

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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