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National Park of the East

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Address: Bayahibe, Dominican Republic
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US$95.15*
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La Romana Shore Excursion: Special Saona Tour
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US$75.00*
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Discovery Way Saona

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A great vacation!

I loved everything about it, we had such a great time, we cried in the room saying good-bye to the hotel. I wanted to stay with the dolfines, only i wasn'e alowed to. Great... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 November 2012
rita151
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2012

I loved everything about it, we had such a great time, we cried in the room saying good-bye to the hotel. I wanted to stay with the dolfines, only i wasn'e alowed to. Great, Great, adventure.

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Virginia, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2012

Huge area called natural pool, shallow all sand, party area!!! Many boats that return from the sauna island trip stop here for a short in the water party!!!

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Montpelier, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2012

We took a horseback ride with Rancho Bayahibe into the Park and got to climb down into a cave. There was an underground spring you could take a dip in. Very refreshing! It was very enjoyable day and one of the highlights of our trip.

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Mukwonago, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2012

Absolutely beautiful! It is so good to to see that the waters and nature is well protected from pollution and vandilism. Loved to learn about the cycle of nature, wonderful for all of us to experience it undisturbed.

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Paris, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2012

We visited the national park as part of an excursion through our resort. Beaches were so pretty and the caves were awesome!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2012

The fast boat was a fun experience. The natural pool where you stop before Saona is simply breathtaking. Saona island is a caribbean postcard. Something that you really need to do.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2012

We drove from santo Domingo to Bayahibe, a 2 hours drive through surprisingly good roads. At Bayahibe we took a guided boat tour to the island saona. On the way we stopped at a natural pool in the middle of the ocean, an amazing experience. It's a large area of shallow crystal clear water in the middle of the ocean.... More 

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Valparaiso, Chile
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2012

Its is an interesting walk, with some nice views but the main attraction are the highly diverse butterflies that you can watch on your way (specially with sunny weather). The path is rather easy and has some marks that help the orientation. The only concern are the mosquitoes which are abundant and annoying and if you stop for a seconds... More 

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