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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Dominican Outback Safari

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


Travel beyond the resorts and get to know the real Dominican Republic on this full-day tour from Puerto Plata. Admire gorgeous landscapes aboard a festive, safari-style vehicle and meet farmers, a Dominican family and schoolchildren, learning about the island's rich history and heritage along the way. Spot wildlife, boogie board on a beautiful beach and sip as much rum, beer and soda as you`d like during this... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Honda ATV Buggies LET’S RIDE from Puerto Plata, Sosua & Cabarete

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 125.00


Book this super fun 5 hour tour for an exciting off-road back-country ATV buggy adventure including hotel pick up and return, cigar shack stop, beach lounger, authentic Dominican lunch on the beach, experienced guides, safety gear and local rum drinks served on the way back to your hotel!

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Puerto Plata ATV Adventure

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 89.00


Want to get off the beaten track’ Get your adrenaline pumping in Puerto Plata when you climb into the driver's seat of an Outback Terra Cross ATV buggy and head out on this thrilling off road adventure.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Mega Truck Day Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 87.00


Explore the beautiful countryside of Dominican Repulbic on this full day Mega Truck adventure from Puerto Plata. Travel through the rainforest and learn about the local flora and fauna from your guide. Lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Dominican Countryside Quad Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 110.00


Drive your vehicle through the Dominican countryside on this 3-hour guided tour.  Get off the beaten track as you ride through sugar cane fields and tropical fruit plantations. Stop at a local beach to cool off in the pristine water or relax on the sand. Enjoy convenient hotel pickup and drop-off service. 2 people per vehicle. Price is per quad, for 1 or 2 people.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

All 27 Waterfalls of Damajagua

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


<ul><li>Explore all 27 Waterfalls of Damajagua</li><li>Enjoy Natures Wonders hiking through the exotic terrain</li><li>Swimming, jumping and sliding through the refreshing, crystal clear water</li><li>Lunch and picture taking in ourTropical Petting Zoo included</li><li>Entrance fees and equipment included</li><li>Once in a Lifetime... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Ultimate Zip N’ Splash Adventure - All 27 Waterfalls plus Zip Lines and Horseback Riding

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 6 to 8 hrs
Priced From: USD 125.00


<ul><li>The Ultimate Adventure</li><li>Swim, Jump &amp; Slide through the Waterfalls of Damajagua</li><li>Explore all 27 Waterfalls</li><li>Hike through the exotic terrain</li><li>Enjoy our 8 ACCT certified zip lines with a total... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Drive a Buggie, Swim And Dive in Rivers And Waterfalls in The Mountains

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


You will experience an adrenaline-filled experience in the mountains of the Caribbean island,  welcome by the by the whistling of exotic birdlife,  visiting seven natural waterfalls that fall from the mountains at different levels and depths, where you can swim and dive.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Horseback Riding and Buggies Adventure

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


This triple trip will show you an unexpected nature in Dominican Republic from back of the horses, adventure by buggy ride and exhibition of typical Caribbean rum Brugal. Our horses will climb up the highest mountain in the area with you, where you can take photos of the sea and countryside. After horseback riding, you will change horse for buggy. You can enjoy hour and half of amazing ride with stop for exhibition... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Buggy Adventures by Rancho Los Cacaos

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 90 minutes
Priced From: USD 59.00


Start the most exciting adventure, throughout rustic, picturesque and unpaved paths,  to a natural landscape, welcome by the flora and fauna of the area offering its colorful spectacle to the delight of our visitors.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Dominican Dune Buggy Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 105.00


This tour is great for people looking and seeking a high-intensity adventure. You will get very dirty and wet while you explore the outback country

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Puerto Plata ATV Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 90.00


This 3-hour ATV tour is for high adventure thrill seekers. Ride through the outback, chill on the beach, or explore the towns around Puerto Plata with your group while following the professional guide. Choose between a morning or afternoon departure.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Individual Buggy Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 110.00


Come along on this exciting adventure aboard comfortable and colored four wheeled buggys, guided by you and accompanied by a bilingual tour guide. You'll travel through incredible landscapes, streams, valleys, mountains and the agro-plantations of the North Coast of the Dominican Republic. Also, enjoy refreshing beverages and occasionally test the delicious tropical fruits, take unforgettable photos and have... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Puerto Plata Safari Adventure

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 1 day
Priced From: USD 75.00


Explore Guzmancito on a safari adventure from Puerto Plata. Travel through the mangroves and learn about their importance in helping to preserve the Dominican Republic shores. Visit a local school, which is an enriching experience where cultural barriers fade. Later, tour the Bahia de Maimon, where you will learn relevant historical data of the Puerto Plata area.

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Adults Only

Puerto Plata Transfer to Puerto Plata, Sosua, Cabarete

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 15.00


Travel in comfort with the Puerto Plata shuttle to and from Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata, Sosua, and Cabarete. A modern van will pick you up from the airport or your accommodation so you can enjoy a smooth ride all the way to your destination.

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Architecture Tours

Puerto Plata Half Day City Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 37.00


Discover and learn this history of this colonial city and visit a rum factory and amber museum

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Attraction Tickets

Ocean World Puerto Plata Day Pass

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 68.99


Come in and explore Ocean World, the Caribbean's most extensive adventure park! Enjoy hours of unlimited enjoyment as you get the opportunity to learn about the dolphins, sea lions, sharks, stingrays, and exotic tropical birds. Meet the tigers, walk through rainforest and much more! Fun for the whole family!

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Bus & Minivan Tours

Saman Peninsula Day Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 127.99


The Samaná Peninsula is like a world unto its own: verdant rolling hills and a coconut tree-clad landscape give way to shimmering, white-sand beaches. This full-day guided trip from Puerto Plata to Samaná, Cayo Levantado and El Limón takes you from safari truck to horseback to boat to see hidden coves, off-the-beaten-path waterfalls and a tropical paradise eons from most people's ordinary lives. Enjoy a... Read More

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Catamaran Cruises

Bay of Sosua Catamaran Cruise and Snorkeling

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 83.99


Be a millionaire for a day as you sail on a 54ft catamaran along the North Coast from the Bay of Playa Dorada to the beautiful bay of Sosua. Let the wind carry you to magnificent hidden beaches bordered by crystal clear waters and enjoy the wild, intact beauty of the Dominican Republic's fine sand beaches.

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Catamaran Cruises

Sosua Bay Freestyle Catamaran Cruise from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


The destiny is the picturesque Sosua Bay. Travel to this attractive bay on board a luxurious catamaran where the party is continuous. You will be able to discover the charm of the reef, free dive or practice snorkeling in the crystalline waters of the coast. You are guaranteed to... Read More

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Catamaran Cruises

Catamaran Sailing Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 150.00


Kick back and soak up the sun on this 9-hour, small group, catamaran sailing tour to a desert island, known as Paradise Island. Swim in warm, blue waters, snorkel among the tropical underwater life and enjoy a delicious lunch onboard, as well as an open bar. Hotel pickup and drop-off from your hotel in Puerto Plata are included.

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City Tours

Puerto Plata City Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 64.00


This 5-hour sightseeing city tour will take you from the popular oceanfront boulevard of Puerto Plata to the top of Mount Isabel, where you will find the a botanical garden, the iconic statue of Christ and the most stunning views of the Amber city.

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Day Cruises

Puerto Plata Luxury Yacht Cruise to Punta Rusia and Cayo Paraiso

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 149.99


Capture a piece of paradise on this adventure-filled day trip from Puerto Plata! It's all about sand and sea aboard a luxury yacht, speedboat and banana boat, with plenty of time for snorkeling, swimming and sunbathing at two pristine beaches – Punta Rusia and Cayo Paraiso (Paradise Island).... Read More

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Day Cruises

Punta Rusia Catamaran Sail from Rio San Juan

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 11 hours
Priced From: USD 160.00


If you enjoy the VIP treatment, then Punta Rusia VIP is for you. You'll think you have landed in the paradise of your dreams when the VIP Catamaran takes up to a desert island.

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Day Cruises

Sosua Tip Top Catamaran Day Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 68.99


Venture through the beautiful, tropical northern coastline on a catamaran and discover the gorgeous scenery above and beneath the water.<br />Transportation needs to be paid to the driver: $5 USD - $10 USD per person, depending hotel.

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Day Cruises

Puerto Plata Party Booze Cruise

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 105.00


Cruise the harbor with party goers on a beautiful catamaran.

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Day Cruises

Snorkeling Cruise from Puerto Plata with Lunch

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 79.00


Go sailing on the Caribbean Sea and snorkel with tropical marine life on this 5.5-hour catamaran adventure from Puerto Plata. While you cruise across the warm waters, you can admire views over the Dominican Republic's island landscape, sip cocktails, watch for dolphins and enjoy a buffet lunch on board. With colorful fish, clear visibility and all equipment provided, this snorkeling tour is ideal for beginners, children and... Read More

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Day Spa

Dominican Retreat: Full-Day at Jasmine Spa and Wellness

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 99.00


Feel completely pampered as you experience traditional Dominican hospitality in the village of Tubagua near Puerto Plata. Enjoy a 1-hour massage, a spa treatment, a 5-course organic lunch, a swim in a freshwater pool, and much more.

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Day Trips

Santiago and Jarabacoa Waterfalls

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 88.99


A day of history and beautiful scenery as you take in the sights and history of Santiago, the first capital of the Dominican Republic, followed by a visit to Jarabacoa Waterfalls.

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Day Trips

Paradise Island Day Trip by Speedboat

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 95.00


Don't miss Paradise Island, the unique coral island in the Dominican Republic, just off the coast of Punta Rusia. Speedboats will whisk you out to the small sandbank with white sands surrounded by crystal-clear turquoise waters with a circle-round reef in the middle of the sea. See amazing untouched coral and colorful tropical fish on the spectacular snorkeling tour to the outer reef, swim in the shallow waters or simply... Read More

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Day Trips

Paradise Island Day Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 1 day
Priced From: USD 160.00


Don't miss Paradise Island the unique coral island in the Dominican Republic, just off the coast of Punta Rusia. On board a luxury Gatao cruiser equipped with a bar, panorama deck and restrooms. Chilled champagne and delicious snack are waiting for you, swimming and enjoy the floating bar.And will also enjoy a luxury lunch served on a panoramic beach-front restaurant.<br /><br />Enjoy amazing beaches and... Read More

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Day Trips

Outback Safari Adventure Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


An amazing and action packed 'all inclusive' day of fun, discovery and adventure on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. Our open top safari trucks will take you way off the beaten track as our guides amaze you with their wealth of knowledge about the history, culture, customs and the abundance of natural life that flourishes here on this beautiful Caribbean Island.

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Day Trips

Cayo Paraiso Deserted Island Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 94.00


Snorkel the crystal-clear lagoon surrounding Cayo Paraiso (Paradise Island) while on vacation in the Dominican Republic! Visit this natural sandbar by speedboat and explore the coral reef amid turquoise waters of the Caribbean. You'll see natural landmarks in the countryside on a coach tour from... Read More

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Day Trips

Puerto Plata Day Trip to Los Haitises National Park

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 198.00


Los Haitises National Park is a genuine trek into the Dominican wilderness. Haitises means 'highlands' or 'mountain range' in the Taino Indian language (the Dominican Republic's original inhabitants) and at 1,600 square kilometers, only a portion of the park is open to the public. This Caribbean... Read More

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Day Trips

Punta Rusia Paradise Island Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 89.00


You'll think you have landed in the paradise of your dreams when the speedboat moors up at the shores of Dominican Republic's very own desert island: Paradise Island. With this tour, you get to visit most people's idea of perfection as you're surrounded by sparkling turquoise waters, glorious white soft sand and an abundance of colorful, tropical fish swimming by your feet.

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Day Trips

Punta Rucia Paradise Island Tour from Rio San Juan

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 11 hours
Priced From: USD 99.00


You'll think you have landed in the paradise of your dreams when the speedboat moors up at the shores of Dominican Republic's very own desert island: Paradise Island. With this tour, you get to visit most people's idea of perfection as you're surrounded by sparkling turquoise waters, glorious white soft sand and an abundance of colorful, tropical fish swimming by your feet.

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Day Trips

Waterfalls of Damajagua and Tropical Petting Zoo

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 69.00


Enjoy nature's wonders in the waterfalls of Damajagua,  Do you love action, fun, adventure and nature’ Then get ready for the most popular adventure on Dominican Republic's North Coast. Lunch and picture taking with exotic animals is included.

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Day Trips

Cayo Levantado and Los Haitises National Park Tour with Transport from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 147.00


Discover by boat a labyrinth of mangrove forests thriving with reptiles, crustaceans and manatees in Los Haitises National Park. Inside this protected nature reserve along the Dominican Republic`s eastern coast, meander into caves adorned with Taino petroglyphs. Then, laze around on the... Read More

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Day Trips

Saman Day Trip: Cayo Leventado, El Limon Waterfall and Horseback Riding from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 135.00


This day trip to the Saman&aacute; Peninsula packs in all the Caribbean pleasures you can imagine. On the postcard-perfect island of Cayo Levantado, dig your toes into the fine sand, swim in lapping waves and enjoy lunch with beer. Ride by horseback into the jungle for a swim under El... Read More

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Day Trips

Los Haitises and Cayo Levantado Day Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 134.99


Discover two pearls of the Dominican Republic in one day on this Los Haitises and Cayo Levantado day trip from Puerto Plata. Cruise by boat through the forests and mangroves of Los Haitises National Park. Discover wildlife such as carp and heron, watch the waters for the shy manatee, and explore... Read More

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Day Trips

Blue Lagoon Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 88.99


Discover one of the Dominican Republic's top attractions on this 9-hour Blue Lagoon tour from Puerto Plata. Explore the town of Gaspar Hernández with your guide, and visit a plantation where produce such as bananas, cacao, coffee and mangoes are grown and harvested. Cruise along the San Juan River to the mangroves of the Gri-Gri Lagoon. Soak up the sunshine on the white sands of Caletón beach then enjoy a buffet... Read More

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Day Trips

Santiago and Jarabacoa Day Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 88.99


Enjoy a full day of adventure, culture and history in the Dominican Republic on this Santiago and Jarabacoa day trip from Puerto Plata. Explore Santiago with your guide, and admire the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela and the Monument to the Heroes of the Restoration. Visit La Aurora Cigar Factory and watch skilled workers hand-rolling traditional cigars. Then travel on horseback or by Jeep from Jarabacoa Ranch to the... Read More

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Day Trips

Puerto Plata Triple Adventure

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 120.00


Enjoy three unforgettable experiences in one fun-filled day. First, visit the popular Damajagua waterfalls and then channel your inner cowboy and horseback ride through tropical lands. End your adventure completing an exhilarating 8-line zip line course over beautiful natural landscapes. This is unbeatable fun for all ages and a must-do for all those adrenaline seekers visiting the North Coast.

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Day Trips

Cayo Arena Day Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 1 day
Priced From: USD 95.00


Get ready for the most exciting experience of your life! Cayo Arena, whose real name is Cayo Paraiso is a coral island situated to the northwest of the Dominican Republic, off the coast of Puerto Plata in Punta Rusia. Stunningly beautiful, this little island was plunged into a beautiful landscape that people think it's like being in a dream. Imagine sunbathing on a small island in the sea surrounded by white sands and clear... Read More

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Day Trips

Damajagua Waterfalls Adventure from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 1 day
Priced From: USD 75.00


Get ready for the thrill of a lifetime! Nestled in the hills of the Northern Corridor of Dominican Republic lies a treasure you won't likely find<br />anywhere else. Mother Nature has crafted breathtaking waterfalls, etched out of limestone, for your enjoyment.

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Dinner Packages

Ocean World Puerto Plata - Bravissimo Show and Dinner Package

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 89.00


The most spectacular night tour on this beautiful island! Enjoy a delicious dinner before seeing spectacular night shows! See 'Bravissimo', a Las Vegas style show featuring dancers performing live on stage, before trying your luck at the glamorous casino!

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Dolphin & Whale Watching

Bay of Samana Whale Watching Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 192.00


Every year thousands of Humpback Whales start their journey from the cold waters in the North Atlantic to the Caribbean. More than 1,500 of them visit the Bay of Samana which means that approximately 300 Humpback Whales are present at any time during the Whale Season (January 15 to March 31). The... Read More

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Fishing Charters & Tours

Puerto Plata Deep Sea Fishing Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 92.00


This fishing tour will be fun for both amateurs and professionals. Departing from the Ocean World Marina, the boat begin the trolling with the possibility of launching 8 lines, which are each assigned to a fisherman. The deep, crystal clear waters of the North Coast are home to many of the most exciting deep-sea game fish.

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Full-day Tours

Puerto Plata City Tour with Cable Car Ride

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 50.00


Learn about the history and culture of Puerto Plata on this full-day city tour! This comprehensive city tour takes you to a variety of landmarks in Puerto Plata, including the Dominican Amber Museum. You'll even get to take a cable car ride up to the top of Isabel de Torres Mountain. Your local guide will be with you the whole day, teaching you about the history and culture of the Dominican Republic. If you're... Read More

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Half-day Tours

27 Waterfalls of Damajagua Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


One of the top ten things to do in Puerto Plata. Whether you choose to hike, slide, swim and jump your way down all 27 waterfalls or choose to only go to the Midway 12 of the 27 the Waterfalls of Damajagua, these adventures will undoubtedly be the highlight of any visit to the north coast and they are definitely the Dominican Republic's finest excursions for adventure seekers! Tour operates from Cabarete, Sosua and Puerto... Read More

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Half-day Tours

Eat Drink and Be Merry All Inclusive Puerto Plata City Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 84.00


Eat, drink and be merry when you book this All-Inclusive Puerto Plata City Tour, a 5.5 hour glimpse into Dominican life! From the time we pick you up in an air conditioned bus at your hotel until we return you back to your hotel, friendly and knowledgeable guides will keep you entertained with... Read More

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Half-day Tours

Monte Cristi National Park and Paradise Island from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 90.00


Puerto Plata is a small coral island, unique of its type in the Dominican Republic, located just off the coast of Punta Rusia. The Puerto Plata province makes up part of the National Park of Montecristi, which extends along the coastal area from the small fisher village of Punta Rusia to... Read More

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Half-day Tours

Damajagua Waterfalls Tour from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 81.68


Visit one of the Dominican Republic's little-known gems on this 6-hour Damajagua Waterfalls tour from Puerto Plata. Follow your guide through dense tropical forest as native birds flap through the leafy canopy above. Discover a series of 27 crystal-clear plunge pools set among ancient limestone cliffs. With safety equipment provided, splash or float through the falls at your leisure and soak up the sunshine in this wonderful... Read More

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Half-day Tours

Monkey Jungle and Zipline Adventure from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 90.00


Free your body, fly from platform to platform and get air with a spectacular view of the lush nature of the Choco region. Visite 7 ziplines and 2 suspension bridges, amounting to 4,200 feet of pure pleasure. Enjoy a 54 foot fan descender jump which is a controlled drop that delivers the adrenaline... Read More

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Hiking & Camping

Puerto Plata Nature Hike including Lunch

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 79.00


A beautiful and invigorating walk through the lush tropical nature, through river beds and meandering little  streams to a hidden waterfall with crystal clear water cascading down the rocks with underneath it a natural swimming pool where you can swim and shower under the waterfall.<br />After the walk a delicious lunch is wating for us  at an  ecolodge situated  high up in the mountains with... Read More

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History & Heritage Tours

Dominican Republic - Outback Safari

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 79.00


Travel through the Dominican countryside and visit rural locations, where you can interact with the locals. A buffet lunch, open bar and the opportunity to boogie board make this a great tour!

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Horseback Riding

Beach Horseback Riding in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


Enjoy horseback riding along a beach in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. Awaken your spirit riding on horseback along a palm tree lined unspoiled beach with soft sand and crystal clear water, away from the resorts and the busy city. The ride is suitable for beginners and experienced riders and ideal for families and smaller children who can ride together with a guide.

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Horseback Riding

Puerto Plata Sunset Beach Horseback Riding

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 99.00


Awaken your spirit riding on horseback along an idyllic hideaway beach with soft sand and crystal clear water, away from the resorts and the busy city. The ride is suitable for beginners and experienced riders and perfect for romantic couples and honeymooners. After the tour, enjoy a delicious meal with drinks included by the water. Gaze at the moon and the stars and relax in front of a bonfire, if you want, can roast... Read More

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Horseback Riding

Horseback Ride at Rancho Los Cacaos

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 29.00


Enjoy brilliant, hilltop views of the local countryside and sea views on Maimon Bay and the Carnival Terminal of Amber Cove. Discover the nature of the Dominican countryside from horseback. Learn about the lives of Indian populations in Hispaniola.

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Horseback Riding

Dominican Republic Countryside Horseback Riding from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 105.00


Take in your surroundings on a horseback riding tour in the Dominican Republic countryside. If you have never ridden a horse before then this is your opportunity to connect with these lovely animals!

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Lunch Cruises

Encuentra Beach, Cayo Paradiso, and Monte Cristi National Park from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 150.00


Soak up Puerto Plata's most spectacular scenery during this full-day ocean excursion. Traveling from Isabela to Ensenada Beach, enjoy spectacular views of the coastal mountain range and its mangroves, where the last manatees of the Dominican Republic live. Go for a swim off Ensenada's gorgeous... Read More

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Nature & Panoramic Tours

Damajagua Waterfalls Half-Day Adventure - Take the Plunge!

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 75.00


Experience an adrenaline adventure at the limestone rocks of the Dominican Republic's Damajagua Waterfalls and dive into cool natural pools. Swim in mysterious caves, hike through a tropical rainforest, and slide down natural waterslides.

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Nature & Panoramic Tours

Cayo Arena Island Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 94.00


Spend a day in paradise on the beautiful tropical island. Soak in the sun, snorkel on the reef and enjoy a delicious lunch.

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Nature & Panoramic Tours

Puerto Plata: Ocean World Adventure Park Day Pass

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 69.00


Enjoy a world of aquatic adventures at Ocean World Puerto Plata, with a full-day ticket that provides access to all the shows and tropical reef. Feed exotic birds, meet tigers, walk through a rainforest, watch dolphins, sharks and sea lions, and more.

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Nature & Wildlife

Cayo Arena VIP from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 160.00


Get into a real VIP excursion on a luxury Catamaran. Sail to the mesmerizing sand bank island Cayo Arena, have canopes served by the attentive staff, a floating bar while you cool off in the turquoise waters and feed thousands of tropical fish from your hands while you snorkel over the coral reef. A VIP lunch including lobster is served at an exclusive restaurant on Punta Rusia Beach.

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Puerto Plata Shore Excursion: Damajagua Waterfalls Tour For Amber Cove Cruise Ship Passengers

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


One of the top ten things to do in Puerto Plata and the most exhilarating shore excursions for adventure seekers!  Whether you choose to hike, slide, swim and jump your way down ALL 27 WATERFALLS  or choose to only go to the MIDWAY 12 of the 27 the Waterfalls of Damajagua, either of these... Read More

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Amber Cove Shore Excursion: Honda ATV Buggies

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 125.00


Book this super fun 5 hour  Amber Cove shore excursion for an exciting off-road back-country ATV buggy adventure including port pick up and return, cigar shack stop, beach lounger, authentic Dominican lunch on the beach, experienced guides, safety gear and local rum drinks served on your way back to port!

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Eat Drink and Be Merry All Inclusive Puerto Plata City Tour for Amber Cove Cruise Ship Passengers

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 84.00


Amber Cove cruise ship passengers, eat, drink and be merry... very merry on our All Inclusive Puerto Plata City Tour, a 5 hour glimpse into Dominican life. From the time we pick you up in an air conditioned bus at Amber Cove until we return you to port, friendly and knowledgeable guides will keep... Read More

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Amber Cove Shore Excursion: Damajagua Jump and Slide

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 69.00


Your approximately 4-hour adventure starts with a narrated, countryside drive in an air-conditioned coach to the Damajagua Waterfalls &quot;base camp&quot;, located at the edge of a tropical forest. After a safety briefing and orientation you will receive your helmet and life jacket. You... Read More

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Amber Cove Shore Excursion: Puerto Plata Highlights Tour and Golden Beach Escape

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 59.00


Enjoy this brief historical tour of Puerto Plata and then spend the rest your time at one of the best resort beaches in Puerto Plata on this four hour shore excursion. Your English speaking guide will escort you through the metropolis while stopping for pictures and learning about... Read More

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Amber Cove Shore Excursion: Waterfall Trek and Swim

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 3 hours 50 minutes
Priced From: USD 64.00


There is nothing like a day spent with nature, especially when you get to take a swim in a natural pool underneath a beautiful waterfall. Live the Caribbean dream as you learn about Dominican culture and history on this eco-adventure. Go for a guided hike across a river, along a forest trail,... Read More

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Shore Excursion: 8 Zip Lines & Tropical Petting Zoo

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 75.00


Transportation from and to the Cruise Port in small groups with an a/c minivan. Enjoy 8 ACCT certified zip lines at Country World Adventure Park, with a total of more than 7,900 feet, or 1.5 miles, on double, galvanized aircraft cables. No experience is required. Contrary to most zip line... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Zip N’ Splash - Damajagua Waterfalls & Zip Lines

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 129.00


Transportation from and to the Cruise Port in small groups with an a/c minivan. Experience the waterfalls of Damajagua, 8 exciting zip lines, a petting zoo with tame exotic animals you can take pictures with, plus a delicious Dominican lunch. This excursion is loaded with activities and will get... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Glide N’ Ride - Zip Lines & Horseback riding

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 95.00


Transportation from and to the Cruise Port in small groups with an a/c minivan. Enjoy 8 exciting zip lines, a horseback ride and a petting zoo with exotic animals. This excursion is full of activities that will get you in touch with yourself and mother nature. Do you love action, fun,... Read More

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Amber Cove Excursion: Horseback Ride at Rancho Los Cacaos

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 29.00


Enjoy brilliant, hilltop views of the local countryside and sea views on Maimon Bay and the Terminal of Amber Cove. Discover the nature of the Dominican countryside from horseback. You'll learn about the lives of Indian populations in Hispaniola!

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Amber Cove Excursion: Horseback Ride and Tropical Garden Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 39.00


Enjoy brilliant hilltop views of the local countryside and sea views on Maimon Bay and the Terminal, Amber Cove. Discover the nature of the Dominican countryside from the horseback. You'll learn about the lives of the Indian population in Hispaniola! Enjoy a relaxing walk through... Read More

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Private Sightseeing Tours

Dominican Cigar Factor Tour - Complete with lunch and drinks

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 1 to 3 hrs
Priced From: USD 20.00


Your private cigar factory tour includes breakfast or lunch, a choice of tropical beverage, coffee or tea and a mamajuana shot. You will experience an educational cigar factory tour which includes an overview of the history of the Dominican cigar industry, the process of growing cigar... Read More

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Quad & ATV Tours

ATV Adventure from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 101.00


An unforgettable, crazy half-day adventure where you will take on the trails of the Dominican countryside.

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Safaris

Cultural Outback Safari from Puerto Plata with Lunch

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


Have a fun-filled full day of discovery and adventure on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. The day will include viewing the beautiful countryside, a fresh water pool swim, music, learning Dominican history, meeting locals, and enjoying lunch and drinks. Bring comfortable... Read More

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Sailing Trips & Boat Tours

Catamaran Sailing Trip from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 94.00


Spend the day with the sun on your back, the wind in your hair and a tropical drink in your hand... Sail the turquoise blue waters of the Caribbean Sea, snorkel on the reef and enjoy lunch and beverages on this full day, fun-filled cruise.

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Scuba Diving

Certified Scuba Dive in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 60 minutes
Priced From: USD 49.00


Explore the marine life off the coast of Puerto Plata on this 1-hour certified dive. Cruise out to a dive site off the coast of Puerto Plata with a guide — a PADI instructor. On arrival, pull on your scuba gear and explore beneath the waves. Look out for marine life like crabs, lobsters, moray eels, and stingray, and admire the beautiful coral you find. Use your own scuba equipment or hire for your tour.

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2-Tank Certified Scuba Dive in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 88.00


Make the most of your visit to Puerto Plata and discover underwater world on the northern coast of Dominican Republic! Take a chance to see different fish and corals during your 2-tank boat dive trip, starting directly from the hotel beach.

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PADI Discover Scuba Diving Program in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 95.00


Have you always wondered what it's like to breathe underwater’ If you want to try scuba diving, but aren't quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, PADI Discover Scuba Diving is for you!

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PADI Scuba Diver Course in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 3 days
Priced From: USD 330.00


If you're short on time but really want to become a diver, the PADI Scuba Diver course might be right for you!

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PADI Open Water Diver Course in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 days
Priced From: USD 440.00


Become a certified SCUBA diver during your visit to the Dominican Republic by taking the PADI Open Water Diver course in Puerto Plata. The 4-day course includes five theory classes, along with at least five pool dives and four open water dives at local dive sites.

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Scuba Diving in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 150.00


Take a dive off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, and experience its unique world of underwater treasures, sunken undiscovered Spanish galleons, and unspoiled multicolor coral reefs. The Discover Scuba Diving Puerto Plata PADI program is designed to show first time divers the wonders of this hidden paradise with the comfort and guidance of a professional diving instructor. Get your feet wet in the... Read More

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Two Tank Certified Diving in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 100.00


The northern coast of the Dominican Republic offers you a new, unique world of underwater treasures. You will be amazed by the sunken, undiscovered Spanish galleons,&nbsp;unspoiled multi-color coral reefs underneath blue waters and spectacular marine life.&nbsp;In the&nbsp;daily two tank morning dives, 24 sites are offered divided into three main areas: Sosua Bay, the airport area and Puerto Plata.... Read More

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Puerto Plata Dive

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 95.00


This tour is for beginners and experience divers. Learn to dive at our world class dive center - For beginners, you'll experience another world under water,  engage with our experience dive master, you'll get the chance to  understand to rules and safety of diving while enjoying the wonders of the sea. EXPERIENCE divers will have the opportunity to explore the world they enjoy while traveling to different... Read More

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Snorkeling

Sosua Bay Snorkeling Tour

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 45.00


Snorkeling is one of the most exhilarating activities to try in the Caribbean. The clear, warm waters provide an excellent environment to see the marvelous corals and school of fish up close. In this snorkeling tour you will the opportunity to explore two different snorkeling locations in Sosua Bay.

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Puerto Plata Ocean World Dolphin Swim

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 169.00


The Dolphin Swim experience will allow you to swim with dolphins in the largest man-made dolphin habitat in the world. You will interact with two Atlantic bottlenose dolphins in their environment and learn about their behavior. Lunch is included.

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Southern Caribbean Shore Excursions

Amber Cove Shore Excursion: Explore Puerto Plata with Cable Car Ride and Open Bar

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
Priced From: USD 59.00


Explore many of<strong> Puerto Plata's top 10 attractions for cruise ship passengers!</strong> You will visit <strong>Puerto Plata's highest point, Mount Isabela de Torres,</strong> take a ride on the <strong>Caribbean's only cable car</strong>,... Read More

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Swim with Dolphins

Royal Dolphin Swim at Ocean World, Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 199.00


Incredible Royal Dolphin Swim experience in Puerto Plata, The Dominican Republic. Guests interact, swim and play with two dolphins one on one in their own marine environment for a full hour!

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White Water Rafting

Jarabacoa White Water Rafting Adventure from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


An exciting adventure awaits you in Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic, a land of unusual and unspoiled beauty. Explore an inspiring region where the rivers, mountains, and natural landscapes will inevitably leave you captivated.  Adventurers will love the rush provided by rafting down the cool... Read More

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River Rafting from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 99.00


Maximum adventure and fun for everyone, ride on a raft and enjoy the cold waters of the Rio Yaque del Norte, the longest in the Caribbean.<br />In company of professional guides, you'll sail through canyons and streams to feel a real adrenaline rush. Discover many places, nature and adventure in this excursion.

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Zip-Line Adventures

Puerto Plata Monkey Jungle 5-Hour Zip Line Adventure

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 90.00


Glide over the jungle canopy of Monkey Jungle on a 5-hour zip line adventure from Puerto Plata, with transfers by safari-style trucks. Zip over a verdant valley in the Dominican Republic, speeding along 7 lines through a forest full of squirrel monkeys.

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Ziplines

Zipline and Horseback Riding Combination Tour in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 82.99


Enjoy a morning adventure on this combination zipline and horseback-riding tour in Puerto Plata! Get a unique perspective of the Puerto Plata jungle as you glide through the treetops on a zipline. Be on the lookout for native wildlife as you soar through almost 2 miles (3 km) of jungle! Then, hop... Read More

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Zip n’ Ride Canopy from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


Saddle up and ride on horseback through the amazing Jurassic Park Cowboy Trail to then get your clip on and fly along 3 kilometers of double cable zip lining jungle action! If you are ready for some thrilling action this holiday then join on this zipline and horseback riding tour.

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Zip N Splash Adventure plus Horseback Riding and Petting Zoo

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 109.00


Enjoy 12 of the waterfalls of Damajagua, 8 exciting zip lines, a horseback ride and a petting zoo with exotic animals. This full day of activities will get you deep in touch with yourself and Mother Nature. Do you love action, fun, adventure and nature’ Then get ready for the most... Read More

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Zipline Adventure and Tropical Zoo

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 69.00


Enjoy 8 ACCT certified ziplines with a total of more than 7,900 feet, or 1.5 miles, on 2 double, galvanized steel cable. No experience is required. Contrary to most zipline parks you are not involved in any active breaking, like using gloves for stopping. The guides do the job, and you enjoy the ride. Small children can also go together with their parents or one of the guides.

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Glide and Ride Adventure with Tropical Petting Zoo

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 79.00


Enjoy 8 exciting ziplines, a horseback ride and a petting zoo with exotic animals. This excursion full of activities will get you deep in touch with yourself and Mother Nature. Do you love action, fun, adventure and nature’ Then get ready for one of the most exciting excursions on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic.

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Zip and Ride from Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 79.00


Do you fancy zipping through the tropical jungle above mature mahogany trees, over a Caribbean river and completing nearly 3 kilometers of zip lining fun’ Then check out this Zip N' Ride tour! This is an amazing half day combination of canopy ziplining and family fun horseback riding!

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Airport & Ground Transfers

Shared Round-Trip Transfer: Puerto Plata International Airport

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 26.25


Pre-book your transfers to and from the Puerto Plata International Airport in and enjoy a hassle- free transportation! Plan ahead and book your Puerto Plata round-trip airport transfer in advance to enjoy a convenient, efficient and stress-free way to start and end your vacation.

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