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Monster Truck Safari - Puerto Plata Route

#34 of 50 Outdoor Activities in Puerto Plata Features Animals
Flores # 1 Calle A1 | Urbanizacion Atlantico, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-244-4060
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We picked Monster truck becuase we read a lot of great reviews and we saw this Thomson's ad about... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2009
AussieTurtle_99
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London
A Perfect Day Out!!

Since doing the Monster Truck Safari my husband has not stopped gushing about how much fun he had... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2009
Lilsquirrel
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Vancouver, BC
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Flores # 1 Calle A1 | Urbanizacion Atlantico, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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+1 809-244-4060

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Reviewed 21 February 2009

We picked Monster truck becuase we read a lot of great reviews and we saw this Thomson's ad about it. It looked like a fun day out and gave as an opportunity to leave the resort. It wasn't what we expected...we expected a lot more...More

3  Thank AussieTurtle_99
Reviewed 23 January 2009

Since doing the Monster Truck Safari my husband has not stopped gushing about how much fun he had in the Dominican Republic! I booked directly off their website and it cost $90/person--well worth the money. We were picked up at our hotel and driven down...More

6  Thank Lilsquirrel
Reviewed 23 November 2008

The Monster Truck costs us $95 each through Thomson. We were picked up from our hotel and dropped off at the Monster Truck centre. Note that we were in the Iberostar Costa Dorada so it was only a 5 minute trip for us, some people...More

7  Thank bellinigirl
Reviewed 13 September 2008

The monster truck safari is without doubt one of the best vacation excurisons you can get in Puerto Plata (departures from Playa Dorada, Cabarette & Sosua too). You get to ride for a whole day, aboard a huge 8-axle zebra-painted former millitary truck. The truck...More

11  Thank welshglobetrotters
Reviewed 25 August 2008

Like the other reviewers on this site, we had a truly fantastic experience of the actual safari itself. The transport to the Trucks site was by lovely air conditioned coach and the guide stopped off at a little shopping plaza on the way for 10...More

6  Thank Adventure72
Reviewed 17 August 2008

This is a great experience, definitely worth getting away from the resort for a day. If you plan to go, be aware that you will see real people, some of whom are relatively well off, but others live in very poor conditions. Many of our...More

4  Thank laudy13
Reviewed 3 April 2008

This was an awsome full day excursion! Our guide Arnie was very friendly and chalk full of information about the history and culture of the Dominican and it's people. The cold beverages (rum, beer, pop and water) were a plenty all day and the lunch...More

11  Thank Allforsun
Reviewed 3 February 2008

Hi there, I have been on this trip several times and loved it each and every time. Meeting the people on this trip really opened my eyes to the state that other people live in that is so different from so many in the US...More

25  Thank nicalisa
Reviewed 13 August 2007

We all had a great day out doing this trip. Juanito was our guide- very fun and informative- he knows his stuff! You will have water fights with the other trucks- great fun!!!! You will visit a local school and house and meet the children...More

26  Thank DB1989
Reviewed 17 June 2007

This monster truck tour was awsome, Our guide for the trip was a nice guy who we called Arnie. Although it poured with rain he made every part of the day a pleasure. The food was great and the beer was flowing freely (and never...More

19  Thank polo39London
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