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Arena Tours Excursiones

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Calle Principale a cote de la Bodega | Plaza Linda, Las Terrenas 32000, Dominican Republic
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Well worth it and Patricia is fantastic

We booked two excursions with Arena Tours - Las Ballenas y Cayo Levantado plus Los Haitises y Caño... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
moni_rod23
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Ottawa, Canada
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Whale watching and Los Haitises

Excellent tour guide. Patricia is very knowledgeable. We bought these tours with her and were not... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
emeds2000
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Cornwall, Canada
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Calle Principale a cote de la Bodega | Plaza Linda, Las Terrenas 32000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We booked two excursions with Arena Tours - Las Ballenas y Cayo Levantado plus Los Haitises y Caño Hondo. During our Las Ballenas tour we followed a mother and baby whales — experience of a lifetime! I have motion sickness and I strongly recommend the...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you very much, Monica for your comment. I am happy that you appreciated these two excursions. My friendships in all four Patricia

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Excellent tour guide. Patricia is very knowledgeable. We bought these tours with her and were not disappointed. We had 2 very lovely excursions with her company. We were picked up on time and everything was as described when we booked. Highly recommend. Other excursion tours...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much for your comment. It is a pleasure to share you these moments. All the best. Patricia

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent!!! We went on the Los Haitises Tour and Patricia was very knowledgeable. She spoke French and another guide spoke English and Spanish. The Tour was really well organized: bus picked us up at our hotel, coffee before going on the boat, puncho were provided...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you very much Jean for your comment. I am happy that you appreciated our tour. See you again soon Patricia

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Went whale watching with Arena cost $90 US. Picked up at 7 in the morning drove to Samana (45 min). Jumped on a boat spent 3 hours looking for whales in which we saw many. Dropped off for lunch and a swim picked up by...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

This lady is a cheater! Do not go with her!!! On friday we bought a trip to Los Haitises (extremely expensive!) which started today (Monday). Unfortunately I was really sick (food poisoning) in the night Sunday to Monday. I got up at 7 am and...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

You offend me, of everywhere while you cancel 1H am before allocate, then you say that you come and you are not at 8.00 am has your hotel because I had other customers in the same hotel and you were not there. The customers witness!!...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

This trip we have made 3 or 4 times with Patricia's agency and we have never been disappointed. The quality of the guides is always top level , this year Patricia was not with us but Wilson was a fantastic replacement, superb knowledge of the...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you so much Stuart and thank you for your loyalty. All the best Patricia

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Our group of 11 took this tour with Arena Tours on 6/30. Patricia made the booking process smooth. Wilson our guide and Santos our driver were outstanding. Everyone in our group enjoyed every minute of the excursion. Playa Rincon was beyond incredible. We fully recommend...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you Mark to have taken time for your comment, and am happy that you appreciated this trip of the Peninsula. All the best. Patricia

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful guide good English. Saw a few whales great ful for that as I went on 1 in Canada and did not see any. Did there best as rough sea. I did throw up but they decided because of safety and waves to go back...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you very much for your comment. See you the next year !!! Patricia

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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Patricia and Wilson did a fantastic job showing us around the national park. They were friendly, informative, helpful, and very flexible when we had to deal with an ill child. Wilson switched between German and English and talked about modern DR culture, aboriginal culture, and...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Thank you for your comment. It is always a real happiness to read to you satisfies. Patricia

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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

We took a couple of tours with Arena in January 2017 - El Limón waterfall and Haitises National park. Both tours were a good value, and we had a lovely time. The El Limón tour was way cheaper than other tours offered in town, however,...More

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Arena Tours P, Propriétaire at Arena Tours Excursiones, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Thank you for your objectivity for the new guide this day there. I make every effort to improve his skills. As for the accompanying persons of the horse for the waterfall, they are not guides, but the owners of the horses who always try to...More

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775KarlPatR
23 February 2018|
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For what excursion ?
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azephyr
13 January 2017|
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Hi, yes for the children untill 11 years, it is half price for all excursions
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Response from Ray T | Reviewed this property |
I asked this question of Kim, the whale expert. Any time December to March. To see the mothers with babies later is better. To view the more active males trying for mates then Jan, Feb is better, although these continue. I... More
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