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Safari and Shopping Tour Half Day Experience provided by Caribbean Route

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Safari and Shopping Tour Half Day Experience

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 06/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 06/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Get all your SENSES ready because we're taking you to Higuey City on a shopping and sightseeing tour Hear about locals customs at a traditional Local Market Sightsee the grounds of a sleepy country plantation bursting with local produce Transverse the 500-year-old city of Higuey, the capital city of the eastern La Altagracia province of the Dominican Republic. Higuey, meaning "Land of the Rising Sun" in Arawak was once controlled by a large Taino Indian kingdom who were eventually decimated by Spanish conquistadors Enter the Basilica, a Roman Catholic cathedral housing the 500+ year old painting of the Altagracia Virgen brought by Spanish missionaries. The cathedral's importance was solidified with Pope John Paul II's visit in 1992 But we're still not done! We've saved the best for last Now it's time for shoppings, finally we go to La Guira Souvenirs and Tobacco shopping, where you have a very large options to buy souvenirs, clothes,tobacco,jewelry at the best prices on the market
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Basilica Catedral Nuestra Senora de la Altagracia
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Higüey City Hall
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    La Güira Cafe
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Visit to Higuey Basilica Cathedral
  • Visit To Higuey Local Market
  • Visit To La Guira Souvenirs and Tobacco Shopping
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica Catedral Nuestra Senora de la Altagracia
  • Entry/Admission - Higüey City Hall
  • Entry/Admission - La Güira Cafe
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Alcoholic Beverages
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: Caribbean Route
CreativeCopy
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Fabulous value, lots of fun. Be proactive on communication from your end.
Great value for what we got! I would normally dock a star for communication, but that kind of issue is SO common ar
costelcristian
costelcristian
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Hello!
They did not take us to visit Atos the Chavon. I paid for the island Saona end Atos the Chavon. I want you to pay m
X1279GXstevena
X1279GXstevena
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Great Job!
I was browsing transportation on Tripadvisor and decided to give them a try. I called the company and they were ver
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X1279GXstevena
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Beautiful day
Great experience. The staff was on time and attentive. We enjoyed the island! Beautiful beach. Massages, chairs, cr
ovelism2020
ovelism2020
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Breath taking
This is a must do excursion. They were in time picking us up, the bus was big enough to allow for social distance a
michellelC8370CI
michellelC8370CI
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Do not waste your time!
Worst service ever! Told to confirm within 24hrs by what’s app... sent an email and what’s app message Monday for o
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kevinsO2167HB
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Disappointing
The music on the catamaran was too loud and just awful. Food on the island was poor and drinks didn’t even have ice
alexiamF6748BB
alexiamF6748BB
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Awesome experience!
One of my favourite experiences ever! I would recommend that you bring some goggles because there are a lot of seas
zwxxx
zwxxx
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Do not book!
Terrible service, booked on Viator. Waited to hear the pick up time the day before and nothing came. I emailed and
874daianyc
874daianyc
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Awesome!
This was one of the greatest memories from our trip, the staff was super attentive, the activities were all great!
Climber544332
Climber544332
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Great all day tour.
I had a great time and the staff was awesome. Love the speed boat and warm waters. The food and open bar was great.
elvergalargayo
elvergalargayo
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Scam
We paid for a trip that never took place, we waited for hours for the ghost transport that never came , even when t
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Sfrank324
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Hi
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Sh9364
Sh9364
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Saoma island
This all day excursion was well worth it. Me & my fiancee loved it. The speed boat going out was awesome. The food
appeltjes
appeltjes
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Super island, mwah trip
Via the TUI-app we booked the speedboat/catamaran day trip to Saona Island. Very early rise ending up waiting in th
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