AMAZING ISLA SAONA WITH CHAVON
This trip will take you to the área of Chavon, Bayahibe and to Saona Island, visiting the most beautiful beach El Canto de la Playa, quiet island, completely natural beach (which is not reached by the multitudes of tours). It has a full barrier reef ideal for snorkeling around and enjoy the beach. We will go on Chavon River on Boat, pass the mangroves and there Saona beaches. Eat a special meal on the bach, prepared by the captain on the shore of the beach ridge beach, Enjoy beautiful white sand with plenty of coconut trees, a lovely place, before stopping for a swim among tropical fish in a perfect place for snorkeling in coral reefs. (swim fins and goggles). Later leave the island to visit the mangroves and then to get the natural pools, populated by starfish, during our return trip to Bayahibe.
Excursion to Chavon River to Saona Island from Punta Cana hotels and Bavaro, Cabeza de toro as well.
ON: Tuesdays and Fridays last beach, other days to Catuano Beach
Duration : all day EXCURSION from Punta Cana
- -6:15 AM a 6:30 am We pick you up in a air conditioned van and we drive one hour and a half to the little fisherman's town of Bayahibe, depending on the hotel you are staying. (At Bayahibe we do a strategic stop to bathroom)
- - 8:30 AM We take the boat. Our groups are no more than 25 people in the boat, as we want an explorer excursion to Saona Island (see A055 Saona Island boat and Catamaran). we have the explanation of the day. Navegation in the boat with lifechaquets with the captain and assistants to Saona Island crossing Catuano. - 9:30 AM We arrive to Saona most beautiful beach (tuesday and friday), El Canto de la Playa, this beach is empthy for us, relaxing time with drinks and some little breakfast. Free time to rest, have tent and snorkel. We stay about one hour to enjoy this beautiful beach and its white sand and coconut palm trees.
- - 11:30 AM We leave in the boat to Mano Juan and Catuano to see other beach a Visita único pueblo de Saona, Mano Juan y su playa
- - 12:30 am Lunch (dominican lunch with fish)
- -14:00 PM Tortugario (turtlles baby, from may to september)
- -14:30 PM We take the boat to crooss the mangroves of East Park, beautiful landskape and we navigate to Natural Pool of Palmillas
- -15:00 PM We arribe to the Natural Pool , here whter they live starfishes. We have free time to swim in this cay with drinks in the middle of the sea and in the boat: water, coca cola, sprite and rum
- -16:00 PM We leave to Bayahibe, where there is a rich coral reef to do snorkel time as requiered with tropical fishes.
- -16:30 PM 30 min to snorkel with glasses and tube.
- -17:15 PM Boat to go up to the famous Chavon river on boat, as they did in Apocalipsis Now film, Rambo III and Anaconda (they filmed it here) and see Casa De Campo from down the river 15 min up, we can see from the boat Altos de Chavon villa.
- -17:45 Pm End of the excursion. From The river we take the airconditioned van to our hotels -18:45 Pm We arribe to hotels, time depends on wich you are staying.
- Roundtrip transfer from hotel in Punta Cana, Bavaro and Cabeza de Toro, Uvero Alto (extra 10 USD payable at choffer) up to the starting point ( approx 1 hour/way by van with ac )
- Travel by Boat trip with captain and auxiliary equipment
- Visit the most beautiful beach of Saona Island Canto de la Playa, lást Beach.
- Chavon River
- Visit Mano Juan
- mangroves visit Park East
- Snorkeling equipment, vests .
- * Lunch at the beach at the third beach we visit. Lunch on Catuano beach. Menu : salad , cold pasta , rice with vegetables, rice and beans , pasta with sauce, , sauteed potatoes , grilled pork chops, grilled chicken , tropical fruit , coffee and bread. Drinks : water, beer, coke , mamajuana and rum. If you would like eat lobster ( 1 pound ) on the beach you you can ask it and pay on the beach to the chef with an optional extra 15 usd / person)
- Drinks on the boat : water, coke, sprite and Dominican rum.
RECOMMENDATIONS: take camera photography, swimsuit, sunscreen, comfortable shoes.
CHILDREN: All children from 0 to 2 years are FREE. Children from 3 to 12 :$35 USD
OPTIONAL: Lobster, extra 15 USD to be paid in the beach (request it if you like)