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Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena)

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Address: Main Street Punta Rucia | Puerto Plata, Punta Rucia 57000, Dominican Republic
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+1 829-340-3305
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08:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Escojan cual de nuestras embarcaciones los transportan hacia la fantastica...

Escojan cual de nuestras embarcaciones los transportan hacia la fantastica isla desierta Cayo Paraiso. Arenas Blancas, Aguas Turquesa y una brisa fresca de Oceano. Asombrosos arrecifes de coral y gran variedad de Escojan cual de nuestras embarcaciones los transportan hacia la fantastica isla desierta Cayo Paraiso. Arenas Blancas, Aguas Turquesa y una brisa fresca de Oceano. Asombrosos arrecifes de coral y gran variedad de coloridos peces tropicales en una de nuestras mas divertidas actividades "Snorkeling". En contraste con esta fantastica aventura tambien podran visitar los manglares en el Parque Nacional de Montecristi y aprender acerca de las maravillas de la naturaleza acompanado de nuestro eficiente personal. No deje de probar la variedad de frutas tropicales y tomar un insolito cafe en la islas o de navegar a borde de nuestro Yate VIP saboreando una copa de champan. Para los mas intrepido rumbo al historico sitio de La Isabela El Castillo con nuestro crucero Gatao con todos los confort.

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Catamaran Sailing Tour from Puerto Plata
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Punta Rusia Paradise Island Tour from Rio San Juan

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Beautiful scenery

This was a lovely activity for us as a couple. The small island was surrounded by a beautiful reef full of marine life. The boat crew were fantastic couldn't do enough for you... read more

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Durham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was a lovely activity for us as a couple. The small island was surrounded by a beautiful reef full of marine life. The boat crew were fantastic couldn't do enough for you. Back to the company's base for lunch and relaxation on a very calm stretch of coast, with white sand and turquoise water, lovely to do as a... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Paradise island is beautiful. My hubby and I done the VIP tour. The bus ride was hour half long, it was enjoyable you got to see the town. Very different living that for sure. We got on the paradise VIP boat Were they served you fruit and sandwiches. Stoped in the middle of the ocean were you got out and... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What to expect, at least not this. It is a very tiny Island, with loads of tourists. The snorkling is quite nice, but I have been on several nice spots. The tours that take you to the island are quite okay, but on the way back they will stop a several large tourist shops. We were told the trip in... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The island is beautiful and has awesome snorkeling. However, the time spent at the island was too short (when going with a tour company), only about 2 hours.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this via our Thomson rep at the Hotel as we were advised this was a must trip for anyone visiting the Dominican republic. The Trip itself was approx. $80 with the discounts we were given via our rep. We were collected from our Hotel in Playa Dorada at 7am and taken on a 2hr 20 min drive by... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this via our reps in the hotel. We booked the VIP version so cost a little more but meant that there were only 30 on the boat. When we set off on the coach the first thing noted was the duration. It was going to take 1.30 to get to the boats location from our hotel in Puerto... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was 1 of the best days of the 2 weeks we stayed in the Dominican Republic. We stayed in Puerto Plata so the journey was 2.5hrs on the coach. After we get off we then travled buy speed boats to the island which is another half hr. We were given another 2.5hrs on the island to swim along the... More 

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Maine
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I have been on the VIP paradise island catamaran twice now. Once in 2014 and in 2017. Sooooo worth the money. Awesome staff, beautiful boat and amazing experience. Boat only takes about 30 people out which makes for a much more enjoyable journey than a speed boat crammed with people. You get a champagne toast when in a beautiful swimming... More 

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sosua
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is a fantastic way to spend a half a day. The island is about 20 minutes off sure and surrounded by coral reefs. You can stand knee deep in the warm water and watch the tropical fish swimming around you. Go first thing in the morning to try and get some time on the island before it gets too... More 

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Milan, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

You don't need to go to the Maldives to get up close and personal to hundreds of fish that will surround you at every turn. Inside the reef the water's only up to your waist. Then you can venture just outside and ......wow! Don't worry, all groups are accompanied over and back from Punta Rucia. Cheaper if you negotiate with... More 

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