Half Day Private Tour in Dominican Republic with Local Guide

50 Ratings
  • Live Guide
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup Service
  • Private Tour
  • E-Ticket
  • 4 hr

If you are interested in knowing how Dominicans really live, their customs, their culture, do not forget to take advantage of this great opportunity. Our transport will pick you up at your hotel, you will start a wonderful trip of approximately one hour until you reach Higüey, the first thing you will do is visit a coffee, cocoa and tobacco plantation, we will explain the process of their harvest and preparation. You will visit a beautiful souvenir shop, made by the owners themselves, later we will move to the cathedral basilica of Higüey, you can enter to enjoy its beautiful architecture. Then we will go to the Higüey market where you can see the local commerce among other things, you will have an incredible panoramic view of the church of San Dionisio, which was the place where the Virgen de la Altagracia made her appearance. Upon returning we will make a brief stop at the beautiful and incredible Macao beach to admire its white sands, at the end our transport will take you back to your hotel.

Itinerary Details


This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Macao Beach

Macao Beach (Playa Macao) is one of the less crowded public beaches in the Punta Cana region, away from most hotels. A favorite with the locals, this stretch of white sand is considered one of the most beautiful coastal getaways in the Dominican Republic, with crystal clear waters and a beach known for its great surfing waves.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Basilica Catedral Nuestra Senora de la Altagracia

The Basilica Catedral Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia is a Roman Catholic minor basilica and cathedral in Dominican Republic dedicated to Our Lady of Altagracia, patroness of the nation. It is in Salvaleón de Higüey. The basilica is the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia in Higüey

Duration: 1 hour

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LARIMAR, AMBER AND OTHER PRECIOUS STONES Few can resist jewelry made with larimar. This stone, with a sky blue hue, is one of the emblems of the Dominican Republic since it is only located on this island. It is a stone of volcanic origin and is commonly used to make pendants, earrings or bracelets. On the island it is also known as the dolphin stone and is said to bring peace to the mind-heart connection. It can be a perfect gift for those who enjoy this type of jewelry.

Duration: 1 hour

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then we will go to rancho valencia to see the manufacture of the Dominican cigar made by hand, you can make your own cigar.

Duration: 30 minutes

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We will drive through the south of the island, avoiding mudflats, slopes and steep terrain until we reach the sugar cane fields that surround the Dominican town of Benérito. In addition to enjoying this beautiful landscape, we will visit the weighing station, where you will have the opportunity to taste this typical product of the country.

Duration: 30 minutes
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