Manati Park, Bavaro, Dominican Republic
Manati Park, Bavaro, Dominican Republic| Map |
Travelers in search of kid-friendly attractions in the Dominican Republic can pay a visit to Manati Park, an exciting theme park where visitors can enjoy all kinds of fun activities. Families who plan on visiting the park will be picked up at their hotel by an open-top bus at a designated time and dropped back off again at the end of the day, which means parents do not have to worry about renting a vehicle or arranging a shuttle car for the excursion. The park itself is surrounded by miles of gardens that are home to a wide variety of animals, including dolphins and crocodiles. There is also a diverse range of tropical plants and flowers that can be found all around the area, making this a must-see location for nature lovers. All of the park activities comply with strict safety codes, so parents can feel safe bringing kids along when visiting this attraction. Children who like animals will enjoy watching some of the many shows happening daily at the park, many of which feature horses, dolphins or sea lions. History buffs will want to check out the Taino dance show, which reflects the cultural traditions of the Taino people who are indigenous to region. Visitor contributions help fund programs that are designed to keep endangered animals from becoming extinct, and there are even opportunities to learn about these animals while visiting Manati Park.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
Bring your own bathing suit for beach activities, most other items will be provided by the Manati Park staff. Kids will be able to partake in most of the fun, although small children may not meet height requirements (usually 120 cm) for some of the activities.
Address: Manati Park, Bavaro, Dominican Republic| Map
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Price: Adult: US$35, Child (ages 2-12): US$20