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Cayo Arena: Paradise Island and Mangroves Tour

Product ID: 185835
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Visit one of the most beautiful islands on the north coast of the Dominican Republic and laze on the white sands of Cayo Arena. Swim and snorkel with the colorful sea life in crystal clear waters, and take a speedboat tour of Monte Cristi National Park.
About this activity
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Duration 11 hours
Starting time 7:00 AM
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Spanish, English, French, German

Pickup included

Pickup possible from hotels in Puerto Plata, Sosua, or Cabarete.

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  • Snorkel in the colorful coral gardens of Cayo Arena
  • Swim in crystal clear water
  • Explore the mangroves of Monte Cristi National Park by speedboat
  • Enjoy refreshing drinks and fresh fruits
Full description
Benefit from pickup at your hotel in Puerto Plata, Sosua, or Cabarete, and then make your way by bus to the brilliant white sands of Punta Rucia, 67 kilometers east of Montechristi. Get amazing views of the countryside before you board a speedboat to cross to Cayo Arena. 

Be welcomed by the turquoise waters and white sands of the paradise island. Go ashore to sink your toes in the sand and top up your tan. Marvel at the colorful marine life and coral gardens on an optional guided snorkeling tour, and enjoy a selection of fresh fruits and drinks. 

Navigate the thick mangrove forest of Monte Cristi National Park by speedboat, and look for the abundant wildlife in the lagoons and channels. Get a feel for island life at a local market before taking the speedboat back to the mainland.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by bus
  • Boat ride through the mangroves
  • Drinks and fresh fruits on the island
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Lunch
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks with lunch
Not suitable for
  • Non-swimmers

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Bring your swimming costume, a towel and sunblock
• Bring an extra set of dry clothes for the return bus journey

From US$ 98.14 per person

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Eric Tours Int

Product ID: 185835