Paradise Island / Cayo Arena


Per Person:          USD 70.00

(Children from 4 to 11 years old pay only the half.)
50% discount on transfers for groups greater than 6 persons coming by Puerto Plata’s or Santiago’s Airport.

Includes: Transportation back and forth on an air conditioning bus, boat ride, Guide, buffet lunch, snack on the island, drinks in the island, snorkeling equipments and a Boat Ride by the National Park (Mangroves).

About the Paradise Island Tour (Cayo Arena / Cayo Levantado)!!

The Cayo Arena Tour in Paradise Island, a coral islet located in the Northwest of the Dominican Republic off the coast of Puerto Plata in Punta Rucia. As a result of its incredible beauty, this little island plunged in such a beautiful landscape that people think they are in a dream.

Furthermore off these northwestern shores, boats go to the offshore Cayo Arena. It have exceptional diving excursions for beginner levels. Starting at five meters (16 feet), schools of tropical fish in shallow turquoise waters, make this spot a paradise for snorkeling fans. Above all, this area boasts some of the most abundant marine life in the Dominican Republic. You’ll see corals and sponges that surround the caye, where octopuses, crabs and schools of fishes swim around your feet. This tiny sandbank is also a dreamy spot to relax and take plenty of beach selfies.

Imagine sunning on a small island lost in the sea surrounded by white sands and crystal clear waters. Likewise, you can visualize the background with incredible clarity!! Its colors range from turquoise blue to emerald green, well… that is precisely why the locals call this little cay a Paradise Island.

This sandy bank is frequently visited by hundreds of tourists. Is a jewel of nature, and a true paradise of the Caribbean. It’s difficult to tell the size of this cay because it shrinks and expands depending on the seasons of the sea currents. Cayo Arena, located in one of the driest areas of the Dominican Republic.

Cayo Arena Tour (Cayo Paraiso or Paradise Island), one of the most paradisiacal places of Dominican Republic!!!

We will go to Punta Rucia, a picturesque and small fishing village on the coasts of Puerto Plata. Punta Rucia beach, in La Isabela Bay, is an area known by its magnificent white sand beaches and some of the most rugged and arid landscapes of the country.

In addition, we will board the boats to appreciate the flora and fauna of the water way. We will visit the national park where you will navigate through the mangroves with a display of wonderful natural colors. If we are lucky we’ll be able to see closely the famous “Manatee”,  popularly known as marine cows.

Therefore, after 45 minutes enjoying this unforgettable boardwalk on our boats, we will finally dock to Cayo Arena. Be fascinated by the beauty of this piece of sand nestled in these coasts of the North of the Dominican Republic. You will have time to do snorkeling and observe many species of fish of all colors. Similarly, you can also take photos, take a refreshing dip in their crystal clear waters. Talk to the fishermen who come to the island and lie down in the fine sands of Cayo Arena.

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What to bring with you

  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Towels
  • Camera
  • Water-shoes