So you’ve found yourself booked for a trip out to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic this summer? First off; congratulations! Punta Cana is one of our most popular destinations! Do you find yourself anxiously awaiting the day your flight takes off? This would be a great time to check out some of the amazing excursions you can book while you’re there! Punta Cana has some amazing excursions to offer! From ATV excursions to snorkeling to ziplining and horseback riding, there is certainly something to offer everyone for some extra fun on your vacation!
Half-Day Adventure: 4×4 ATV, Water Cave, and Dominican Culture
This excursion sells out quickly! Start off on an ATV ride through the forest and head to a local farm where you will taste coffee, chocolate, and rum. Then you’ll head off to explore a cave with an underground river! The excursion will end at Macao Beach where you can relax before heading back to the resort. Transportation is included! Starts at $63.52 per person. If you like motorized sports, natural wonders, and/or cultural specialties, this excursion is for you!
#MonsterTip – Wear closed-toed shoes for safety on the ATVs and while exploring the cave!
Full Safari Zipline, Buggies & Horse Riding
This is a full-day excursion full of adrenaline! Start off at Hacienda Tuko Adventure Park where you’ll fly down zip lines. Next, enjoy some relaxing horseback riding through the beautiful Dominican scenery. Next, you’ll take an exciting buggy ride through the jungle where you’ll see all the gorgeous flora and fauna that Punta Cana has to offer. Transportation and lunch included! Prices from $99 per person. This is an adrenaline lover’s paradise!
#MonsterTip – Wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty in!
Saona Island Day Trip From Punta Cana
If you’re looking for something a bit more relaxing, check out this excursion. Board a speed boat for your trip out to Saona Island where you’ll make a pit stop at a natural swimming pool with starfish in it! Hop back on the boat and continue on your way to the island where you can explore, relax, and enjoy the provided buffet lunch full of delicious Dominican foods and sip on a nice icy drink from the open bar. Transportation included starting at $72 per person. Great for those who would like to continue to relax and explore outside of the resort!
#MonsterTip – bring a camera to take pictures of the starfish and beautiful scenery!
Monkey Land Half-Day Safari
Here you can – you guessed it! – interact with and feed squirrel monkeys! These monkeys have been trained how to interact with humans, and will come down from the trees to sit on your shoulder, eat food you can give them, and even take selfies! You can also witness amazing views of the local villages and the eastern mountain range. You will learn about coffee, cacao, and coconut oil production, as well as taste local organic fruits and coffee. Round-trip transport from most Punta Cana hotels is included. Starting at $79 per person. If you’re an animal lover, this excursion is perfect for you!
#MonsterTip – you cannot bring bags into the park so be sure to leave them at the resort or bring money for a locker to store them in!
Looking to save a little cash? There are plenty of free activities in Punta Cana as well! Of course, you can visit one of the many beaches Punta Cana has to offer like the popular Macao Beach. You could also take a hike through the lush jungles and witness the natural beauty first-hand. Snorkeling is an option as well! Take a dip in the crystal waters and watch the vibrant marine life. There are many things to do without spending a lot of money!
There are so many great things to do and try in Punta Cana! The list of excursions is seemingly endless; there’s simply no way we could begin to cover it all. Take a look at some of these excursions and book one today, you’ll be glad you did! Punta Cana has way more to offer than just resorts and beaches and we’d hate for you to lose out on any of the fun that is to be had! If you haven’t booked your trip out to Punta Cana yet, give us a call or visit our website, we’d be more than happy to get you there!