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Following are a sample of excursions offered by Tour Trips Treks & Travel. Actual prices and departure times will vary according to your base-city. Please contact us for details.

Dolphin Swim by Ocean World
The Dolphin Swim is a 30-minute interactive session with two of our playful dolphins and structured by one of our experienced trainers. The fun interactions include petting, feeding, kissing, hugs, and maybe a foot push or a dorsal fin tow. Each swim is limited to 10 guests. 3 hours. Rating: All levels. Swimmers only. Every day.

Dolphin Encounter by Ocean World
The Dolphin Encounter is not a swim program but gives you the unique opportunity to meet these incredible mammals up close and personal in waist deep water. Both fun and educational for all ages. Each encounter is limited to 30 guests. 3 hours. Rating: All levels. Every day.

Sea Lion Encounter by Ocean World
Our Patagonian Sea Lions are known as the "Clowns of the Sea". After a brief educational lecture, a training session and show will amaze you with their acrobatic skills and antics. Then you can pet and feed these playful mammals, even receive a kiss and hug!
Rating: All levels. Every day.

Columbus Aquapark by Tours Trips Treks & Travel
Come get wet with us at the biggest waterslide park in the Caribbean featuring 14 slides, the Lazy River, Pirate's Island, the Black Hole, and the 45 miles/hour Kamikaze! Great for families, groups, and rainy days!

Snorkeling, Sosua Bay by Northern Coast Aquasports
Enjoy P.A.D.I. 5 Star quality in safety and service. This 3-hour journey into the beautiful world of the ocean includes visits to two reefs by boat, guide, equipment, and bistro lunch with drinks. Rating: All levels. No prior snorkeling experience necessary. Swimmers only. Every day. 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Snorkeling, Full Day Snorkeling in Rio San Juan by Northern Coast Aquasports
Enjoy P.A.D.I. 5 Star quality in safety and service. Travel east on the coastal highway to the lazy town of Rio San Juan known for its beautiful beaches and mangrove lagoon. Boarding the "Alegrisima", we pass through the mangrove lagoon, and out into the warm waters of the Atlantic in search of sea-life. We will be on the lookout for Squirrelfish, Arlequin Bass, Fairy Basslet, Groupers, Yellow Snappers, Spotted Drum, Stingrays, and more. The coral formations are quite beautiful as well, and we can expect to see at least six different types growing abundantly. After freshening up, we eat at a small Dominican restaurant perched atop mangrove root systems in the lagoon before heading back to the hotel. Day's adventure includes roundtrip transport, equipment, instruction, guide, snacks, and lunch. Rating: All levels hike. No prior snorkeling experience necessary. Swimmers only. Every day. 7:50 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Scuba Diving, Introductory Scuba Diving Course & Dive in Sosua Bay by Northern Coast Aquasports
P.A.D.I. Discover Scuba Diving (D.S.D) course for beginners includes a morning class in a pool and an afternoon shallow water (15 meters) dive in Sosua Bay. The D.S.D. certifies participants for shallow-water dives accompanied by a Dive Master for a period of 14 days. Two-hour instructional class generally begins at 9:00 a.m. Open water dive at 2:45 p.m. In between time is your to relax, eat lunch, and explore the town and beaches of Sosua. Includes roundtrip ground transportation, boat to the reefs, Dive Master, and all equipment. Every day. 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Deep Sea Fishing out of Puerto Plata Bay by Coconor
Bonefish, snapper, barracuda, and grouper are running in January. Join Ramon aboard his professional 45' fishing cruiser to get where the fish are biting faster. Includes roundtrip transportation, sandwiches and refreshments, equipment, and guide. Rating: All levels. Every day. 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Giant Catamaran Downwind Sail and Snorkeling by Tip Top
Join us for a day of smooth downwind sailing exploring the remote coastal areas between Maimon Bay and Luperon. "Peace and Tranquility Rule" aboard the luxurious and spacious 24-meter Tip Top with 180m2 of roomy deck space. Start the day off right with a refreshing welcome drink and Caribbean rhythms soaking up the sun and magnificent landscapes on our way to an amazing coral head for snorkeling. An authentic Dominican feast awaits a little farther west on Cambiaso Beach. We'll have plenty of time to explore the serene community living in isolated tropical paradise, relax and swim before boarding the Tip Top for our final downwinder to the Luperon Yacht Club nestled among the mangroves in the naturally-formed harbor. Our 45-minute return to Maimon Bay is provide in comfortable air-conditioned coach. The Tip Top and her crew proudly fly the Diva Dominicana Blue Flag signifying their dedication to the highest standards of safety and comfort.
Includes: roundtrip transportation in a/c coach, 5.5 hours of downwind sailing and exploring, snorkeling equipment, savory lunch (with fresh lobster available for supplement), open bar, and the dedication of the Tip Top crew to insure an unforgettable day. Level: All levels. Flotation devices available for non-swimmers. Departure at 9:00 a.m. Return at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Full Day Paradise Island Luxury Yacht Tour

Get ready to be pampered! Begin where Columbus settled the first town in the “New World”, La Isabela. A relaxing coastal cruise with VIP service and champagne awaits you. Swim in Mother Nature’s crystal clear waters at the most beautiful beach of the North Coast. VIP lunch will be served on the beach at Punta Rusia before heading out to the beauty of Paradise Island where the colorful undersea world of tropical reefs awaits you. Both of our exclusive yachts, Paradise and Minglewood, are equipped with flybridge, air-conditioned state room, bar and bathroom. Exclusive tour includes roundtrip transportation in modern coach with a/c; light breakfast, snacks and drinks on the yacht; delicious hot lunch with fresh salad and fruit and drinks at Punta Rusia; sandwiches, fruit and drinks on the island; and visits to El Castillo beach, Ensenada beach, Punta Rusia beach, Paradise Island and mangroves of National Park of Monti Cristi. Rating: Exclusive. (Pick-up times vary. Depart from Punta Rusia for return at 6:30 p.m. Charters also available.

White Water Rafting in Jarabacoa by Get Wet
A beautiful adventure in breath-taking surroundings. The Yaque del Norte river is the longest in the DR, and offers fantastic rapids, demanding technical stretches, a narrow canyon, and adrenalizing drops. Rapids are soft and gentle in the beginning allowing enough time to learn skills and commands. The second part offers rafting at its best with awesome drops, like Mike Tyson and the Mother-in-Law. Includes roundtrip transportation, boat, equipment, guides, instruction, light breakfast, and lunch. Rating: Class III. Swimmers only. Every day. 7:15 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Surfing at Playa Encuentro in Cabarete by No Work Team
Mini Surf includes 1 day board rental, 3 hours of surf lessons, roundtrip transportation, and drinking water. Rating: All levels. Swimmers only.

White Water Kayaking in Jarabacoa by Caribbean Adventures
An exhilarating day on the white water of the Yaque del Norte river in Jarabacoa is waiting for you. Includes a light breakfast, equipment, guides, lunch, a couple of drinks, and roundtrip transportation. Rating: Class III. Swimmers only. Every day. 7:15 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Photography Safaris by Tours Trips Treks & Travel
Programs from half-day to 10 days. Let our Photo Host and Trip Leader escort you around the island in search of "The Shot". From rich to poor, city to backcountry, coastal beaches to high mountain ranges, palm tree tops to ancient depths of subterranean caves, our aim is to expose you to the widest range of perspectives and light conditions that this tropical and vibrant country has to offer. All media and mediums are welcomed and encouraged. You and your equipment are safely transported in air-conditioned coach. Each guest receives a "STOP NOW. THAT'S THE SHOT!" card which may be used to stop the bus for unplanned opportunities regardless of our previous itinerary. Itineraries may also include transportation via boat, helicopter, and airplane. Multi-day tours may include guest speakers and workshops on techniques and equipment use.

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Most photos credited to "Open Shirt' Mike Gussak at unkmonk@hotmail.com