This excursion is only available from La Romana & Bayahibe hotels. Explore the Dominican Republic on this fun and exciting full day excursion in the countryside. This is a unique opportunity for you to experience the day-to-day lifestyle and friendliness of the locals.
Tour a sugar cane field, see a traditional trapiche and learn how sugar cane is pressed and used to make e.g. the finest rum in this country. After a short horseback ride (optional), we'll continue through the eastern mountain range until we reach a typical Dominican house. Here's you'll be invited to sample fresh, organic coffee, cacao and tropical fruits that are in season.
At our ranch in the Anamuya Mountains, a delicious buffet lunch is served with rice, beans, meats, pasta, salad and fruits. Enjoy a hearty meal with the best view of the lush mountain landscape. You'll also visit a rural school and learn about the educational system and end the day with a visit to one of the most important churches in the country, Our Lady of Altagracia Cathedral.
WHAT'S INCLUDED: Transportation with pickup from hotels in La Romana and Bayahibe (transportation may not be available and/or may be subject to an additional fee from some hotels), tour guide and lunch buffet with beverages (some restrictions may apply).
WHAT TO WEAR AND/OR BRING: Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes (it may not be permitted to enter some monuments and churches wearing sleeveless shirts or shorts/skirts above the knees), sun glasses, a hat/cap and sun lotion. Bring your camera and cash money (US$) for souvenirs and gratuities.
CHILDREN: This excursion may not be suitable for small children/infants although there is no minimum age for children to participate in this excursion. All children must be accompanied by an adult (18+ years old). Children must be 18 years old to consume alcohol.
PRICES: All prices are per person (US$). The price for children is valid only from ages 3-12 years old.
IMPORTANT TO KNOW:
• This is not a private excursion. This excursion may be available as a private tour – please ask for more information.
• You may need to pass by other hotels to pick up other people before the excursion begins and to drop off after the excursion ends.
• Participants must understand that off-road driving can be uncomfortable.
• This excursion is not available for pregnant women or people who suffer from back pain/ mobility problems. If you suffer from any medical conditions or mobility problems, please consult with Group Palmera before making your reservation.
The exact description of this excursion, what's included and prices are subject to change without prior notice!