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Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena)

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Address: Paradise Island, Punta Rucia, Dominican Republic
Phone Number: +1 809-841-7606
Description: Escojan cual de nuestras embarcaciones los transportan hacia la fantastica...
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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So we booked this tour not really knowing what to expect but we were blow away. Swimming and snorkeling are not just it there is so much more! The crew was amazing. Even though I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Mississauga, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

So we booked this tour not really knowing what to expect but we were blow away. Swimming and snorkeling are not just it there is so much more! The crew was amazing. Even though I had a broken ankle and in a cast they made sure I had the help I needed and the beer. Everyone was so nice the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

The whole trip was excellent. The tour guide was very informative and fluent in three languages. Snorkelling at the island was great fun. The water was crystal clear with lots of fish. The rum drinks were plentiful. The boat ride through the mangroves was exciting. The food was good. On the way back the bus stopped at a tourist trap... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

Snorkelling in the clear sea was incredible. The trip provided bananas which you could feed to the fish. I have never seen so many in a small concentrated area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Well worth the money. We had fun and relaxation all day. The island is beautiful and great for snorkeling. The catamaran was brilliant with a great crew and free bar to. I normally wouldn't do the same excursion twice but this one I would definitely one for memories thanks.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We booked the excursion through Thomson. I cant remember how much we paid but i'm so glad we chose to do this. We got picked up from our hotel by a minibus, there was a local guide who very funny talking as we drove around, talking about local culture, the things we were driving past etc. We arrived at little... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

This is a display of beauty in nature. A sandbank formed naturally in the middle of the ocean accessible by speedboat or catamaran. The sandbank itself isn't very big and holds a few huts. You can snorkel there and see the fish really clearly and explore the reefs. The "food" on the island is fruit and old ham/cheese sandwiches but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Me and my husband did the VIP tour and it was def worth it. We did it thru the resort (about 150 each person) and they picked us up from the resort in an air conditioned bus. The tour guide was nice but kind of annoying because we were all super tired since it was like 7 in the morning... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This is an absolute must if you stay in Puerto Plata. It is a little sand bar about 12km from the main island but has crystal clear water and tons of beautiful fish. If you feed them bananas or bread they will swarm around you which was awesome. You spend about 2 hours snorkelling on the island and it was... More 

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Magnolia, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This excursion was by far one of our favorites! We took a bus ride to the Paradise Island main point. They gave us about 30 minutes to walk the beach, use the restroom, etc. We then took a boat ride to the actual Paradise Island. The boat ride was so much fun! the island they took us to had the... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I was staying in Puerto Plata and booked Paradise Island through Thomson. From Puerto Plata the tour starts early (7:50) in the morning and you would get back at about 5pm, but every minute is worth it. Once you are picked up it takes about 90 minutes to get to Punta Rusia, where the actual boats leave for the island... More 

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