Examine the proud handwork of the cigar industry’s most experienced craftsmen.
Stop at Altos de Chavón, a Mediterranean style artisan village reenacting what once was the bohemian way of life in the 16th Century.
Attend a multitudinous replica of a Roman-era amphitheater, visit Altos de Chavón amphitheater.
Aboard a riverboat, feast your eyes on stunning landscape and architectural elements.
Pick up time will be e-mailed.
What is included in the tour
Certificate expert guide
All entrance to the museum
Entrance to the Basilica
Lunch type cruise with lobster
Water, juice or soft drink, beer, rum and wine
Transportation by A/C bus
This journey across enthralling rural landscapes begins the moment we pick you up at the front of your hotel in Punta Cana – Bávaro. An experienced tour guide will show you and other eager visitors at your side every nook and cranny. Our voyage will take us all the way to the city of La Romana. Nothing defines better Dominican culture than baseball; see Francisco A. Micheli Stadium, home to the Toros del Este.
Master craftsmen will show you the proper way of rolling a cigar. Tour a museum with a small cigar factory. Only the finest cigars are manufactured with Dominican tobacco, Montecristo and Romeo and Juliet being among them. Visit an artisan village, and experience the bona fide bohemian lifestyle.
Spectator an amazing replica of a Roman-style amphitheater. Examine surprising Taino archaeological findings on display at the Regional Archaeological Museum. We will set sail on a riverboat and travel through Chavón River. A gratifying adventure, where dazzling panoramas of an unparalleled tropical paradise come undone before you.
Cast your eyes at them as you devour a delicious grilled lobster lunch (Shrimp is served between 1 March and 30 June). Let the warmth of the tropical sun caress your skin as the waves drift to the cadence of Merengue. Set out on a spiritual pilgrimage to Higüey Basilica, shrine where the Dominican people come to worship their Patron Saint, the Virgin of Altagracia.
Adult: 135 USD
Over 12 years
Child: 80 USD
6.00-7.00 Pick Up Time
7.25 Last Pick Up
8.30 Rest La Estancia
9.00 Arrival Baseball Court
9.30 Departure Baseball Court
10.00 Arrival Altos de Chavón
11.45 Departure Casa de Campo
12.15 Riverboat Lunch & Ride
13.45 Departure Riverboat
14.45 Arrival Basilica
15.15 Departure Basilica
16.15 Arrival Hotel Zone
SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
Note: These times are approximate and may vary depending on the operation of the day.
What to bring:
Extra money for tips and souvenirs.
Bottle of water.
Women’s shoulders and knees must be covered to enter the Basilica.
Who cannot participate in the program:
- Pregnant women,
- People who suffer from heart conditions, disability and/or mobility problems.