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Saona Island Day Trip From Punta Cana

Highlights
  • Visit Saona Island, an idyllic speck of sand and palm trees in the blue Caribbean
  • Board a state-of-the-art speedboat for the thrilling ride out to the island
  • Stop at a natural swimming pool filled with starfish
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Saona Island Day Trip From Punta Cana
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Saona Island Day Trip From Punta Cana
US$71.98
Overview
Visit Saona Island, an idyllic speck of sand and palm trees in the blue Caribbean, during a 10-hour tour from Punta Cana. Board a small speedboat for the thrilling ride out to the island, including a stop at a natural swimming pool where you can see starfish. Upon reaching Saona Island, spend the day exploring; stroll along the beach, relax in the white sand and swim in the azure waters. Sip drinks from the open bar and enjoy a buffet lunch of traditional Dominican fare. Round-trip transportation from Punta Cana is included.
What to Expect
Isla Saona is a 42 square kilometer Caribbean oasis off the southern coast of the Dominican Republic. Originally named "Adamanay" by the Taino Indians, the island was renamed by Christopher Columbus, during his second voyage to the Americas in 1494. The name, "Saona", commemorated his friend Michele da Cuneo, from Savona, Italy.

You will be raced you out to the island in a speed boat that includes a stop in a waist deep natural swimming pool of transparent waters. If you're lucky you'll see some starfish! At Isla Saona, you'll have many choices: wade in the turquoise waters, visit the open bar, take a nap on a beach lounge chair, play volleyball, indulge in a typical Dominican lunch of chicken, pork, rice, beans, salad and fruit, or walk the coastline. Take your time and do it all!
Reviews (109)
1 - 5 of 42 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile
Brilliant tour, would highly recommend!

We did this tour on the 12th September and it was brilliant! Our tour guide was Benjamin and we loved him, he made the experience so fun and engaging. I was a little apprehensive at first as the tour was half the price offered by...More

7  Thank Megan E
Reviewed 28 August 2018
Nice Experience

I went on this excursion with my boyfriend and his two children and it was a nice experience. We got to experience snorkeling, the lunch was good and the beach was beautiful ( there are some big rocks in the water though). The only disadvantage...More

10  Thank Samantha P
Reviewed 22 August 2018
*Warning* Save Your Money!!!!!

We decided to do “Saona Island” we were sold a nightmare. The 2-3 hour experience was nothing special but they tried to make it a party boat atmosphere with Rum and Beer. Really?!? We could have stayed at the resort for the amount of money...More

17  Thank Mskimshine
Reviewed 7 August 2018
Gorgeous water

To start, the water at Saona island is gorgeous. It is the most beautiful color and it is crystal clear. The beach had lots of palm trees and there were enough chairs so that you could get out of the sun for a bit. Lunch...More

7  Thank Donna M
Reviewed 7 August 2018
MUST GO TO THIS PARADISE!

Don't know where to start and to finish.. absolutely your falling in love with this beach haven paradise with their palm trees and white smooth powder sandy beach.. shallow waters to walk and swim and having some boats and catamarans nearby! What a untouched nature!...More

3  Thank DennyH30
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