8:30am - 5:30pm
Come and enjoy a unique experience of Cultural Safari visiting a typical house to sample one of the best coffees and the best organic cacao in the world. Then the Basilica of Our Lady of Highgrace and then, with a Caribbean flair, a ride along the famous Chavon River on a barge to the sound of tropical music where guests can enjoy a delicious buffet of grilled lobster served on board, surrounded by a breathtaking natural landscape that has been the back drop of several movies such as “ Rambo II “ and “ Apocalypse Now”. Also visit the largest sugar cane plantations in the country and while you´re here you will to learn about the Dominican Tobacco and see first hand how cigars are made. Also, learn about the history of tobacco in the Dominican Republic and its long tradition of making some of the best cigars in the world.
07:15-08:30 Pick-up directly in hotels.
08:30-08:40 Briefing from our tour guides about safety and the activities program for the day
09:05-09:15 Arrival to our sponsored school, briefing of the educational program in the Dominican Republic.
09:50-10:45 Arrival to Typical Countryside House, where the tour guides explain about the coffee, cacao and different fruits. Sample of fresh coffee, chocolate and fruits, and also a chance to purchase local products.
11:15-11:45 Arrival at the largest and most important cathedral in the country, Basilica de La Altagracia, spiritual catholic mother of the Dominicans.
12:20-14:00 Riverboat ride along the famous Chavon River, where you´ll have an unforgettable trip enjoying a fantastic scenery to the sound of tropical music and with an incredible Grilled Lobster Lunch served on board
14:30-15:00 Drive thru the fields of Central Romana Corporation, the largest sugar cane plantation in the country. Stop and taste freshly cut sugar cane.
15:45-16:30 Arrival to Tobacco Museum tolearn about the history of tobacco in the Dominican Republic and its long tradition of making some of the best cigars in the world. Then a visit to the Amber and Larimar museum with time for shopping.
17:30 Aproximate time of arrival to hotels.
Includes: Official tour guide, beverages, lunch, and transportation.
What to bring
Comfortable clothing, sunscreen, bathing suit, towels, camera and extra cash for souvenirs.
Requirements & Restrictions
No pregnant women.