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Monster Truck Safari - Puerto Plata Route

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Address: Flores # 1 Calle A1 | Urbanizacion Atlantico, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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Good day out but overrated!!!

Ok so paid $99 each through Thomas cook rep at gran bahia principe bavaro. Was really looking forward to this trip after reading about it. We were picked up from hotel approx... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2013
mw238
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Swindon, United Kingdom

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2013

Ok so paid $99 each through Thomas cook rep at gran bahia principe bavaro. Was really looking forward to this trip after reading about it. We were picked up from hotel approx 0820. We were taken to a local shop to buy gifts and sample cigars and cigar making. we were told its half the price of hotel prices but... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Done this in June 2013 quite good though expensive and to many sales pitches throughout the day. Wasn't a bad day out but wasn't great either.

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north east england
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2013 via mobile

We did the jeep safari in aug 2011 and were unfortunate to be caught in horrendous weather. It was the build up to the hurricane and thomas cook still sent us on the trip. It was freezing and the heavy rain blew right into the truck. The jeep ride was bumpy to say the least and it set off my... More 

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Denholme, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2013 via mobile

My reviews are on both the puerto plata monster truck and the punta Cana one. The first time we did the monster truck was back in punta Cana in 2003 , was a fascinating a bit emotional day but brilliant , the tour guide was great , kept us well watered. We loved it that much that the following year... More 

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Rhyl, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2012

What an experience, we had jesus as our guide. The sights of the country and the explanation of our trip was excellent. The drink was free flowing and the food stop was well organised with lots on offer. We even had a swim in the river. These big trucks going through the river was fun. This trip is a must... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2012

We, as a family, were all looking forward to the monster truck "Safari" but could not be more disappointed. I'm upset I have to rate this 1 star! The instant we got on the truck we were fleeced left, right and center. Before we'd even set off we were guilt tripped into buying 3 hats at £12 each! Which the... More 

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nova scotia
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207 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 382 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2012

So we had a traveller with us who didnt feel they could do the entire day, so we were able to book a half day adventurfe for $75 per person. Lots to see, this is something you MUST do. There is also another company called Bavaro Runners which apparently offers a similar tour. Lots of culture shock for those who... More 

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Ottawa, Ontario
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44 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2012

Had a great time. Very professional operation. Lots of interesting things to see and do and a great buffet lunch as well. Highly recomend it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2011

I have been there a couple of times and I will never forget it, just purfect. Oh, and ask to go with Eddie, he definitely made my day.

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Ridgetown,ont
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2011

On march 9th 2011 myself and 9 others went on the Mega Trucks day trip out of Puerto Plata at the Riu Bachata Resort. We paid $81 each for a full day trip. We all were very pleased with the service and safety. The places we visited were all what we hope they would be and more! You really get... More 

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