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Day Trip to Saona Island and Altos de Chavon - with unbiased reviews

Day Trip to Saona Island and Altos de Chavon

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Spend the day away from Punta Cana at two must-see Dominican destinations: Altos de Chavon and Saona Island. First, see the recreation of a 16th-century Mediterranean village. Then, spend free time at a sparsely populated island with white-sand beaches and clear, turquoise waters. Top it off with a refreshing swim at a natural pool.
  • Guided day trip combines Altos de Chavon and Saona Island
  • Open bar accompanies BBQ lunch of typical Dominican fare
  • Free time to relax on the beach and swim in a natural pool
  • Transfers included between Punta Cana hotels and the catamaran
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Saona Island, Cotubanamá National Park, Punta Cana Dominican Republic

Stop At: Altos de Chavon, La Romana 22000 Dominican Republic

Stop At: Excursion a la Isla Saona, La Romana 23000 Dominican Republic

Stop At: Cheap Shuttles DR, Bavaro, Punta Cana 23001 Dominican Republic
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Important Information
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Buffet lunch (BBQ, salad and typical Dominican fare) Also vegetarian options
  • Unlimited beer and soft drinks (open bar)
  • 30-40 minute stop at the biggest natural swimming pool
  • 3-hours at Saona Island
  • Animation during the trip
  • Professional guide
  • Gratuities
  • DVD, Photos, and Souvenir ( Note that we are not responsible for any inconvenience with photos and souvenirs that you buy during the tour)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Cheryl M wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
SaonaIsland is beautiful - gorgeous beach! On the boat trip out stopped and saw starfish swimming - very cool! And, of course, love catamarans so that was enjoyable. Altos de Chavron was okay, scenery was beautiful. Having said that, I would not recommend this trip. It is very
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Date of experience: November 2019
Mikaela W wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
The worst guide I've ever experienced - totally unprofessional and a major tool. All of the people leading the tour are there for a giant party with themselves and have no respect for guests. We spent the majority of our day on hot busses waiting and didn't see all that much.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Ram wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
Pickup was around 15 min late. Bus tour and catamaran was good. Also the food at the Island was nice. However, in the bus they told us that our trip to Altos de Chavon was cancelled with the reason that there is a concert. That was for us a surprise on a short nice. I am sure
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Date of experience: November 2019
TheKents wrote a review Aug 2019
7 contributions9 helpful votes
My wife and I were married a few months ago and this trip to DR was our honeymoon. We decided on this excursion as my wife wanted to see Altos de Chavon and I love the ocean so this was great for both of us. The tour itself was quite fun, the bus was comfortable and air
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Date of experience: August 2019
kjfreeman1 wrote a review Aug 2019
5 contributions1 helpful vote
This was a fun trip. The tour guides were very informative and interactive. The time at Altos de Chavon was fun but too short. We completely enjoyed our time at the island and my husband felt this was the best beach experience of the entire trip. Nice surf. The lunch was
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Date of experience: July 2019
Key Details
  • Saona Island, Altos de Chavon, and 2 more
  • Duration: 10h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: Portuguese, Russian
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