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Countryside Tour with Horseback Riding, Beach Stop & Lunch

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Highlights

  • Adventure tour with visits to mangroves & mountains

  • Culturally enriching experience at local countryside school

  • Beach visit with horseback riding and boogie boarding

  • Traditional Dominican buffet lunch at Beach Ranch

  • Tour of rustic cigar factory with shopping opportunities

Highlights

  • Adventure tour with visits to mangroves & mountains

  • Culturally enriching experience at local countryside school

  • Beach visit with horseback riding and boogie boarding

  • Traditional Dominican buffet lunch at Beach Ranch

  • Tour of rustic cigar factory with shopping opportunities

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Countryside Tour with Horseback Riding, Beach Stop & Lunch

Activity Location

Puerto Plata 57000

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hotel Pickup

    Puerto Plata 57000

  • Hotel Pickup

    Sosúa 57000

  • Hotel Pickup

    Cabarete

  • Hotel Pickup

    Río San Juan, Dominican Republic 56000


Description

Experience a culturally enriching journey into the local side of Puerto Plata, with a guided tour that shows you both the picturesque sights and the day-to-day lives of locals. Your adventures take you up majestic mountains and down into the Bay of Maimon, powered by traditional Dominican food and rum.

Start your journey by gazing at the claw-like mangrove roots as they stretch out from the shores of Guzmancito, and learn how these resilient plants help preserve the beauty of the coastline. While there, stop by a school to see the future of the Dominican Republic, take the time to participate in the education of young Dominicans.

As you traverse a bumpy mountain road, breathtaking views of the shimmering waters of Bay of Maimon reveal themselves, all framed by exotic mango trees and prickly cacti. Then, settle in as a Dominican family invites you into their home, where you hear their stories and learn about life in Puerto Plata.

Saddle up on a horse and gallop along the coastline, or put on your swimsuit and boogie board over the blue waters. After brushing the sand off your feet, return to the relaxing Puerto Plata Runners Beach Ranch and feast on a buffet of authentic Dominican dishes, with an open bar. Next, head back out for a tour of a rustic cigar factory, where you learn about the production process and can buy a few to take home.

Cap off the day with some smooth Dominican rum from a rum shack and a refreshing coconut cream-infused Coco Loco at a popular tavern.


Inclusions

  • Guided adventure tour

  • Horseback riding

  • Buffet lunch and drinks

  • Rum tasting and 1 Coco Loco

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Puerto Plata, Sosúa, Cabarete or Rio San Juan hotel


Exclusions

  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion


Know Before You Book

  • Children 7 and younger are not allowed

  • You must be 18 years of age and present a valid photo ID in order to consume alcohol

  • You must be able to walk on unpaved or uneven terrain

  • You don't need previous horseback riding experience

  • Not suitable for expecting mothers, people with reduced mobility or disabled

  • Roundtrip transportation is available from and to Puerto Plata, Sosúa, Cabarete, and Rio San Juan hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation

  • The activity start time excludes pickup times. Please contact your Local Expert Concierge for the exact pick-up time


Countryside Tour with Horseback Riding, Beach Stop & Lunch ratings based on 1 Verified Review

4.5 out of 5

Jan 19, 2017

It was good .. the horse trail was a bit muddy (it did rain lots ) The beach and lunch were great The drive through town was eye opening . The guide was awesome. Overall it was great

A verified traveler

Canada