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Saona Island is so beautiful that you will think it is a dream” Dominican Destination Travel
The beaches of Saona Island were selected among the best beaches of the Caribbean by Caribbean Travel & Life magazine. Its beaches are spectacular unspoiled, with lush palm trees, fine white sands and turquoise waters that make them in the top 10 in the world number one in carribbean and one of the most beautiful regions of Dominican Republic.
So We pick up in the Punta Cana Hotels in Confortable bus at 7:30 approximately accompanied by expert multilingual guide drive to Bayahibe. We will embark on a beautiful camaran or on Speedboats with all security measures accompanied by expert multilingual guide.
During the trip to Saona Island on the Catamaran you can enjoy Snack open bar with national alcoholic drink , water and soda as well taste exquisite tropical season fruits.
So Immediately you will enjoy show with the animation tame dance and the beautiful view of the real Caribbean ocean and its transparent water with salt-white sand and until you reach the famous Saona Island near 11:00 a. m. it is customary Island.
The visit to saona Island is the excursión that everyone recommends when the know that you are visiting the Dominican Republic, it really is a heaven on earth!, almost idyllic for its landscapes and the transparency of its waters.
But is located in the southeastern of Dominican Republic is the largest of the Dominican Republic Island, is part of the eastern National Park and serves as sanctuary of for several species of migratory birds. Originally its name was Adamanay.
Approximate time of Saona Island tour
8 hours from Punta Cana
6 Hours from Bayahibe-La Romana
7 Hours from Juan Dolio and Boca Chica
8 hours from Santo Domingo
What we will do?
We wll have time to take a delicious bath in its clean chrystalline water classified by Caribbean & Life magazine among the best beach in the world. In one of beaches in the island we have a special area reserved Dominican Destination Travel with chaise longues while some people will enjoy animation and classes of merengue, bachats and salsa with our staff of animator and others will be collecting snails or taking photos of the beach . But ….it ‘s 1:30 P. M. and it strikes us a little hungry. In covered restaurant area with beautiful palapas and palms tree we will have a delicious gourmet buffet based on spaghetti with lobster, fish, hops, grilled chicken, green and Russian salads, white rice and vegetables, tropical fruits and vegetables, coffee and drink Premises included.
We will spend that magnificent lunch taking the soft breeze of the Island and talking with the hospitable islanders or we will take a nap on the beach, walk along the beach and take many photos. At 2:30 p.m., we will return in comfortable and safe speedboats and it is almost obligatory to visit the beautiful mangroves, attached to the Catuano Channel, which separates the Saona Island from the mainland. Where we will see a bank of fish of all colors that come to the boats waiting for us to throw a piece of bread.
Then we continue to the largest sandbank in the area called La Piscina Natural, this part is a dream, people are astounded by such beauty, here are many marine species, especially the starfish. The captain of the boat or our guide launches to look for starfish, raises them to the surface so that you can take some photos and return them to their surroundings. The largest natural swimming pool in the world, so called for its shallow depth of less than 1 meter, crystal clear water, sand bank and 400 meters from the coast in the middle of the sea. It is there where the most charming toast is made, a true dream of the Caribbean, accompanied by a drink of Dominican rum or mamajuana.
We will finish arriving at the port of Bayahibe and our buses will take us back to the hotels where we will arrive around 6:00 pm. It is a spectacular day and most people take this tour more than 2 times.
The duration of this excursion from the departure of the excursions is 8 to 9 hours from the departure of the hotel.