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Calle Cedro #14, Punta Cana 23302, Dominican Republic
+1 809-964-8383
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Birding tour

Had a great half day birding tour with Manny. He is incredibly knowledgeable about local birds and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Charlie C
Manny @ Explora: The best tour and tour guide in D.R.!!

We have backpacked through most of the U.S. National Parks, have hiked around the globe and the... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017
Jamie L
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Explora! Ecotour provides private nature tours from Punta Cana to several beautiful nature preserves in the region. With emphasis on sustainability and conservation, our unique tours take you outside of the resort area with the best local ecotourism guides around.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Calle Cedro #14, Punta Cana 23302, Dominican Republic
+1 809-964-8383

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great half day birding tour with Manny. He is incredibly knowledgeable about local birds and nature and gave us great information about the DR and how life is in the country. Would definitely recommend taking a tour with Explora.

1  Thank Charlie C
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We have backpacked through most of the U.S. National Parks, have hiked around the globe and the Explora experience with Manny ranks among the top. Manny's passion for nature is evident in his eagerness to share his immense knowledge of the DR and its sheer...More

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Manny and Oly are great and our family was truly able to celebrate being together in DR. Even though the other tours were packed and just stuffed, Manny made sure we did the same trip but in a more exclusive setting. We set up a...More

Thank dealferns
Reviewed August 1, 2017

We traveled to Punta Cana for my destination wedding. One of our guests is a biologist and found Explora EcoTour online and we are sooo glad she did! A group of 6 of us opted to do the tour. After spending a week at the...More

Thank USATravelbug_194
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Manny led me on a 1/2 day birding trip to the National Park of the East where he pointed out many endemics and other species of interest in the park. We had to wait out bouts of rain in the morning but he didn't hesitate...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Manny, the owner-operator of Explora, organized a superb day-long kayaking excursion to Haisites National Park for my family of five. Manny is a treasure: he's fully bilingual in both English and Spanish in a way that only a person raised in both languages can be....More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Anytime you are enjoying the luxury of an all-inclusive resort, you recognize that you don't have a realistic picture of "real life" in the place you're visiting. After spending 8 1/2 hours in conversation with Manny, we leave Dominican Republic with a broader and more...More

1  Thank Anonymous2_10
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Manny was the perfect guide during our hike and visit to the caves in the National Park of the East. He told us about the history of the area and described many of the plant and animal species. We had a delicious lunch prepared by...More

1  Thank monismp
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Manny was a knowledgeable guide--not just about birds, but the Dominican Republic in general. We enjoyed every minute of the five hours we spent with him!

1  Thank songbird1946
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We were fortunate to take our trip with Explora Ecotour early in our vacation. Not only did we have an absolutely fabulous day, the remainder of our time in the Dominican Republic was enriched by what we learned and experienced on that tour. Our family...More

3  Thank tacksea
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