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Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena)

Paradise Island, Punta Rucia, Dominican Republic
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Owner description: Escojan cual de nuestras embarcaciones los transportan hacia la...
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Owner description: Escojan cual de nuestras embarcaciones los transportan hacia la fantastica isla desierta Cayo Paraiso. Arenas Blancas, Aguas Turquesa y una brisa fresca de Oceano. Asombrosos arrecifes de coral y gran variedad de Escojan cual de nuestras embarcaciones los transportan hacia la fantastica isla desierta Cayo Paraiso. Arenas Blancas, Aguas Turquesa y una brisa fresca de Oceano. Asombrosos arrecifes de coral y gran variedad de coloridos peces tropicales en una de nuestras mas divertidas actividades "Snorkeling". En contraste con esta fantastica aventura tambien podran visitar los manglares en el Parque Nacional de Montecristi y aprender acerca de las maravillas de la naturaleza acompanado de nuestro eficiente personal. No deje de probar la variedad de frutas tropicales y tomar un insolito cafe en la islas o de navegar a borde de nuestro Yate VIP saboreando una copa de champan. Para los mas intrepido rumbo al historico sitio de La Isabela El Castillo con nuestro crucero Gatao con todos los confort.
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Edmonton, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

if you like to ride the waves in a 10 person skiff after riding for nearly 2 hours in a bus with no bathrooms to get to a sand bar where all you can get is bad rum, no name pop, and bad sandwiches. No bathrooms or real shade to speak of then I guess this place is A 5... More 

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

booked this trip with are rep we wanted to this trip before we even got to the dominican after see all the lovelt photos off it. Well it took an hour and half to get to the port on the smallest bus ever with every seat taken where we then had to get on to a speedboat for 30mins not... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

lovely view. speedboat rides were great. seeing the mangroves was great too. lots of mosquitos, bring sprays!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

What a place. We did the Columbus VIP trip which is definitely worth the extra £40 from the standard paradise island trip! From Riu Bachata it was about a 40 minute drive to where we boarded the catamaran, once on the boat the staff we're the most helpful and polite staff, making sure you had drinks if you wanted them... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

a wonderful place full of adventure, scenery, great weather, nice people and very organized is a dream come true

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Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Go to paradise island. Beautiful! There are cheap and expensive tours. Differences are the dining at the stop and bus drinks at paradise island. Ours was on the cheap end and I can say it was my worse travel and it took 2 hours. But it worth to have that bus torture after visiting. It takes 2 hours from Puerta... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The mangroves were beautiful, and the island itself was just unbelievable! Absolutely picture perfect. The trip lasted about the right amount of time and the beach resort was also good

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

After alot of persuading I finally got my boyfriend to do paradise island tour with me booked through thomson as stayed at riu bachata. 1hr 30mins by coach nice ride... we stopped off for a nice cold drink befire getting onto a speed boat and heading to paradise island 15mins by speed boat... its like my dreams the water was... More 

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Booked Columbus VIP. We booked this with our tour operator (Thomson/First Choice) and we were picked up at around 7.30am on the morning of the excursion. Our tour guide was Tony; faultless with endless knowledge and lovely manner and Eddie our driver who was fantastic. We made our journey of about 2 hours to get on the Catamaran; cocktails on... More 

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Newton Aycliffe, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

What an absolute fantastic place to go the sand and the sea were breath taking and the tour guide Miguel was brilliant. Its a must go tour.

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