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Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena)

Main Street Punta Rucia | Puerto Plata, Punta Rucia 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 829-340-3305
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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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Main Street Punta Rucia | Puerto Plata, Punta Rucia 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend this excursion, not so much with very young children though, due to lack of facilities. Guides helpful and informative and the place is stunning!

Thank Yasmin V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most perfect, beautiful places iv ever seen! A must see location! Beautiful sand, beautiful water and amazing fish!

Thank Kathlene C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It took us 3.5 hours to get to the boat launch site from Bahia Principe. We were told it was a 2 hour bus trip. The yacht ride out to the island was wonderful. The staff were incredible and the food on board (ceviche, meatballs...More

Thank Urshni
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was expecting a bigger island this is literally sand in the middle of the ocean and although beautiful I was a little disappointed but then again it is a natural island so I guess it makes it special. The island itself is very small...More

Thank Milka F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are no words to describe this experience all I can say is book it and go. Don't worry about the cost because the adventure is priceless and the memories you get to keep. One of the most beautiful and awe inspiring things I have...More

Thank Sam B
paradiseislandrd, Marketing at Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks. Regards from Paradise Island Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting the Dominican Republic on a number of occasions, our group finally caved and went on the Paradise Island excursion. All I can say is am glad that we did, it was truly an amazing experience, our group age range was 29 - 62...More

Thank Lainy-Loo-Loo
paradiseislandrd, Marketing at Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We hope you can come back. Best Regards from Paradise Island

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing adventure. Everyone was awesome. Our guide was excellent! Worth the money!!! The beautiful white sand and aqua blue water is breath taking. The snorkeling was unbelievable!!! We absolutely loved it!!!! Would highly recommend taking the VIP tour and not those cheap ones...More

Thank Cristina M
paradiseislandrd, Marketing at Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot for yout comments. Best regards from Paradise Island

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner booked to go on the VIP Paradise Island Cruise whilst on holiday in the Dominican Republic. We debated for a while over whether to do the speedboat tour or the catamaran cruise, it was well worth the extra £45 to do...More

Thank HungryTiger95
paradiseislandrd, Marketing at Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot for your comments, Regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I snorkelled for the first time ever and I absolutely loved it, there were many beautifull tropical fish, the whole experience was stunning it was a very special day and the thrill of speedboating through the mangroves was exhilarating

Thank redflowerpower
paradiseislandrd, Marketing at Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your comments, We hope you can come back soon. Best regards from Paradise Island

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing sandy island about 2-3 miles off shore. Amazing amount and variety of fish. Then off to a middle of the ocean pool for swimming waist deep. Floating bar in middle of ocean. Staff awesome and fun.

Thank Andy B
paradiseislandrd, Marketing at Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

thanks for your review Best Regards From Paradise Island Team,

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Megan635
Hi I am about to book this trip via James but I am under the impression that the only difference between VIP and the normal package is premium drinks and lobster. Can you confirm If this is correct or does VIP include better/quicker transportation also?
June 13, 2017|
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Response from Vanessa D | Reviewed this property |
VIP is a private catamaran with only about 25 people. Others are small speed boats that just get you to the island. The VIP has breakfast, a champagne toast at a private swimming spot and an amazing buffet lunch at a... More
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kaytee d
I am debating between visiting playa dorada or paradise island. Dorada is closer to the cruise port but paradise island looks nicer. Has anyone been to both and which do you prefer? Thanks!
February 12, 2017|
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Response from mommasher | Reviewed this property |
Fantastic and unreal excursion to experience! We contacted sites.google. com/site/toursbyjames/ and we're so incredibly happy we did as many of the excursions we booked through him was almost half the price of what our... More
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ericka n
Are children allowed on the tour?
January 4, 2017|
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Response from ambra111 | Property representative |
Yes sure, you can contact us info@paradiseisland.do
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