Discover the Dominican Republic on an exciting day tour. Visit a medicinal herb garden, the Casa Museu de Juan Ponce de Leon and the Berna Cave. Enjoy lunch with an ocean view and sample rum and cigars.
What to Expect
Explore the Dominican Republic and its interesting culture on this exciting day tour. Enjoy an early morning pick-up from your hotel and head to a medicinal herb garden.
Visit a sugar cane plantation and sample the cane juice called Guarapo. Hear everything there is to know about country life, tea tasting and the medicinal properties of plants and their effects. Learn about the worldwide Santeria religion.
Go to the Casa Museo de Juan Ponce de Leon and learn more about these historic sites and their famous inhabitants, before visiting the Berna Cave and admiring the incredible rock formations as you hear the exciting history of the indigenous peoples who lived here first.
Take a break for lunch and enjoy a meal in a restaurant with beautiful ocean views. Sample chicken, pork or fresh fish from the grill alongside salad, rice, beans, fresh vegetables and coffee. Tour a tobacco factory and see how cigars are made, then try one yourself. Sample rum, which can be bought locally at a low cost.
Visit an orphanage for boys and sing along with the children. Distribute the donations that have been brought along and for a short time, immerse yourself in the lives of these young people.
Finally, discover a local artists' market and see the traditional crafts of the region. Admire paintings and carving and learn more about Amber and Larimar stones.
- Drinks: water, coffee or tea, beer and rum
- Pick-up and return transfer in air-conditioned bus
- Multilingual tour guide
- Entry to national park and museum
- Tee and rum tasting
- Donation for the orphanage
What's Not Included
- Tips for bus driver and tour guide
Know Before You Go
Please note the following:
This tour is not recommended for pregnant women. Please make sure to have a hearty breakfast before the tour, and make sure you are staying sufficiently hydrated during the tour.
Please bring the following with you: sunscreen, insect repellant, comfortable shoes and clothes, camera, spending money.