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The 5 Pearls of the Caribbean - Saona Island Tour

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US$ 125.00
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    What to Expect

    The first stop is Atlantic Princess (arrival time 4 minutes) where in just over three meters of water you can snorkel (equipment included and lifeguard required), guests can admire a variety of corals and fish (15 minutes) in all Safety, where they will follow our guide (Drive master) in the water. Particular attention by the children where they can do the snorkeling with our guide. At 9:45 am we arrive at the National Park of the East, where you can admire caves and often iguanas that go out in search of sun, (stop 5 minutes for cultural explanation).

    Natural pools

    Around 10:10 am the route is to the natural pool to make the swim with the stars, with a floating open bars with rum, water, Pepsi, Sprite, orange juice. We will be in the natural pool about 25 minutes.

    The swamps

    From the natural pool in 7 minutes of navigation without getting off the boat you enter the bay of the mangroves, where you can see these fabulous plants that with their roots in the water filter it making it come back sweet. And explaining with a cultural moment the functions of mangroves in the ecosystem.

    Mano de Juan

    Continuing with the tour the next stop would be in the village of Mano Juan, a village of the Caribbean flavor, there we will take a walk in the small center where we will go to the museum of the turtles, for an incredible cultural moment that astonishes big and small, to End of the road between the typical houses and the beach we will take and eat a tasty fresh coconut, taking the time for some souvenir photo.

    Corner of the Beach

    After siesta on our third beach, we arrived at Canto de la Playa, beautiful, fantastic, no words to comment on this last uncontaminated virgin beach in the Caribbean. Here we will stay 40 minutes for a break in this paradise and take a rich fresh piña colada. Around 1:30 pm we will arrive at our exclusive Playa Palmilla, where we will wait for our super comfortable restaurant, with all inclusive drink service and Lounge bar. At 4:00 pm. We return to Bayahibe to the rhythm of Caribbean music and relax and around 6:00 pm where we will make the last Toast in the sun setting with a good glass of champagne.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point: Hotel Pick-up included for hotels in the Punta Cana and Bavaro area.
    Directions: Hotel Lobby
    Departure Time
    6:00 AM
    • Transportation to and from the hotel in a bus, and within the tour on a speed boat or catamaran
    • Buffet: Paella of seafood and vegetables, charcoal chicken, cocco fish, rosemary potato, bread, green salad, tomato and cucumber, tropical fruit
    • Professional guide
    • Snacks
    • Alcoholic beverages
    • Hotel Pick-up included for hotels in the Punta Cana and Bavaro area
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Tips
    • Souvenirs
    • Hotel drop off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Bring comfortable clothes, swimwear, a towel, and sunglasses
    • Minimum age is 2 years
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was undoubtedly a fantastic day out, the boat, the ocean, the crew and passengers. I would highly recommend this to anyone. But - don’t go on the description of what to expect as some didn’t happen at all. We did snorkel once but not for very long and I saw 2 types of fish,
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    Response from Lee Ann S, Guest Relations Manager at The 5 Pearls of the Caribbean - Saona Island Tour
    Responded 9 Sep 2019
    Thank you for your feedback, we will use it to improve our service so that the next time you have an even better experience.
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