From $349 per day/person
LET’S GO TO THE SOUTH!
This PRIVATE tour is a perfect option to discover the most beautiful places in the South of the Dominican Republic!
Your program will take place mainly in the areas of Bayahibe, the capital Santo Domingo, Barahona and Bahia de las Aguilas!
This tour is offered over a period of 10 days between JANUARY AND JUNE!
Difficulty level: easy
Transport detail: taxi van with driver
DAY 1 – ARRIVAL AT YOUR AIRPORT
Upon arrival, your driver will take you to your accommodation located in the Bayahibe/Dominicus area, with private beach access.
DAY 2 – DAY ABOARD A LUXURY SAILBOAT
Take a seat aboard this comfortable catamaran, direction the island of Saona or Catalina.
Destination subject to availability.
Full day trip from 9am to 5pm / meals and drinks included.
Dinner organized by us.
DAY 3 – DAY TO DISCOVER THE SUGAR CANE FIELDS
Depending on availability during your stay, take a seat aboard your buggies or a safari truck, to discover the hinterland and its sugar cane fields.
On this full-day outing you will meet the locals, learn the history of the cane and you will have the opportunity to discover the famous Chavon River, very well known thanks to the many films that have been shot there!
* All meals of your day are taken into account
DAY 4 – ST DOMINGUE
Departure after your breakfast, head to the Barcelo rum factory, where the manufacturing process and the history of rum will be explained to you!
Then leave for the capital: here many visits will be proposed by your English-speaking guide: cave of the national park 3 Ojos, colonial zone … You will discover all the history of the Dominican Republic!
The typical lunch will be served in a restaurant in the colonial zone.
After the meal, you will be offered free time in the shopping area of Santo Domingo.
At the end of the day, your guide will accompany you to your hotel in the colonial zone.
Dinner is organized by us.
DAY 5 – BARAHONA
After your breakfast, your driver will take you to Barahona, located 2 hours drive from the capital.
Upon arrival, you will be picked up by your local guide for an afternoon filled with discovery and breathtaking scenery!
You will start by gaining strength during a typical meal at natural river pool.
This magical place offers many natural pools and waterfalls, fed by the San Rafael River, where you can cool off.
Then you will discover Los Patos, a amazing place between river and sea.
To end the day, you will discover a natural swimming pool with sea views!
Your driver will then drive you to your accommodation with stunning views of the Caribbean Sea!
Dinner included by us.
DAY 6 – LAGO OVIEDO
After your breakfast, discover the largest lagoon in the country “Lago Oviedo”, with a salt water level three times higher than that of the sea!
This lagoon is composed of 24 small islets that are home to various animal species. Your captain will first stop at Iguana Island, where you will descend to take some pictures with these large lizards and where you can give them some fruits that they love!
Go back on your small boat to discover all the birds present in the lagoon: herons, egrets, pelicans… but especially the famous American flamingos, only present in the country from January to June!
After your walk of almost 3 hours, your driver will take you to Bahia de las Aguilas, where you will arrive in the middle of the afternoon.
Lunch on the go, type sandwiches planned by us.
Dinner not included
DAY 7 – BAHIA DE LAS AGUILAS
Relaxing morning to enjoy the beautiful beach of Bahia de las Aguilas!
In the early afternoon, you will leave by boat in the bays of Bahia de Las Aguilas, a huge beach of turquoise blue water, where you will be installed your buffet, umbrella and sun lounger.
You can enjoy these calm waters to snorkel, we put at your disposal the necessary equipment (fins / mask and snorkel)
In the late afternoon return to your accommodation.
Dinner not included
DAY 8 – LARIMAR MINE
After your breakfast, you will leave in the direction of Barahona, to visit the mines of Larimar, this semi-precious stone, turquoise blue, which is only found in the Dominican Republic!
Discover the green landscapes that surround the mines, the working conditions and the miners with whom you can exchange!
After the mines, you will go to the beach of Barahona, where the history of the Larimar and its beliefs begins.
You can look for some stones that you will go to make at the workshop!
To end the day, your guide will accompany you to a typical restaurant.
At the end of the day, your driver will take you to your comfortable hotel, nestled in the mountains, in the middle of the forest!
DAY 9 – VISIT TO A CAFE PLANTATION
Then discover an artisanal coffee factory where you can make your own organic coffee and enjoy a moment of relaxation with a cup of coffee!
Then direction a river near the coffee area, where you will enjoy its cool waters!
Return to your hotel in the early afternoon.
DAY 10 – DEPARTURE FOR SANTO DOMINGO AIRPORT
From January to June