Saona Island, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic
Saona Island, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic| Map |
Family travelers who are searching for a taste of paradise should look no further than Saona Island. Its white sand beaches, clear blue waters, and tropical surroundings make it the ideal place for anyone in search of a beautiful island getaway. The tour of the island involves heading out in a speed boat that zooms across the water, providing excitement for kids and adults alike. After reaching the island, tourists will find themselves surrounded by a tropical beach paradise complete with hammocks, volleyball nets and an open bar where they can order drinks. Guests can also enjoy a lunch consisting of delicious meat, beans, rice, and fruit. There is plenty of time to take a nap under the shade of a palm tree after a long swim in the refreshing waters of the island, and visitors can even purchase items from local vendors on the beach. For the ride back to the mainland, guests will get onboard of a catamaran with a glass bottom, which gives passengers a clear view of the marine life below. There will also be music and dancing during the ride back, which means the fun does not end until the trip is complete. A friendly staff will be available throughout the tour of the island whenever visitors want to learn more about the area, and the Saona Island tour provides round-trip transportation so that families can be picked up and dropped off at the lobby of the hotel they are staying at.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
It would be wise to bring money along to purchase souvenirs, as well as a camera to capture beautiful scenes of the beaches and forests at Saona Island.
Address: Saona Island, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic| Map
Hours: Tour length: approximately 10 hours; 7 days a week, morning pickup times
Price: Tours at US$95 per adult, US$50 per child