If you’ve chosen to book your next trip to the Dominican Republic at the Breathless Punta Cana spa and resort then you know you’re already in for a treat. This luxurious location alone makes for the perfect vacation getaway spot.
So get excited because soon you’ll be spending your days in a cabana by the beach sipping a cocktail and waiting for your spa appointment. And that’s not to mention the amazing excursions you have to choose from.
Breathless Punta Cana spa and resort is located on the Northeast coast of the island and is surrounded by opportunities for exciting adventures.
Need help deciding what you should do? Keep reading for our top 10 list of Dominican Republic excursions!
Visit Saona Island
Spend your day relaxing on a private island that is only reachable by boat ride. Saona Island is known for its picturesque beaches.
With exquisite turquoise water, limestone cliffs, and abundance of starfish, it is a must-see destination during your visit to the Breathless Punta Cana spa.
This location is well-known but also well-preserved as a protected nature reserve.
Go Zip Lining
If you’re looking for an adventure the whole family can enjoy, consider a zip line excursion through the Dominican jungle. With a bird’s eye view of the landscape, you’ll zip right over mountains and through the luscious jungle as you travel from platform to platform.
With some platforms up to 800 meters apart, you’ll truly feel like you are flying. If you are feeling extra bold and adventurous, you’ll also have the chance to partake in a free-falling experience designed for the ultimate thrill-seekers.
Check Out Scape Park
If you’re looking to explore caves, waterfalls, and local flora or fauna then Scape Park is the place for you. Located inside Cape Cana, this naturally formed theme park is filled with a range of activities that will keep you amazed all day.
From thrilling cave diving, cliffside zip lines, to snorkeling in the tropics, there is something here for everyone. After finishing your desired activities you can also kick back and relax in the exclusive beach club.
Venture Out On A Safari
If you like to take your adventures off the beaten path, try out a day safari trip in the Dominican countryside. Here you’ll get a chance to experience local life and be able to get up close and personal with some of the local animal inhabitants.
Then you’ll get to take a trip to the land of coconuts and learn all about coconuts and how the oil gets made before ending your day with a relaxing swim in the Anamuya river.
Take A Guided Scuba Dive
If aquatic excursions are more your style, consider going on a guided diving trip along the coast. You’ll start out by exploring the coastline in an exhilarating speed boat ride.
Then one you reached the perfect location, you’ll dive down among the coral reefs and swim alongside the marine life in the Carribean. If scuba isn’t your thing, you’ll also have the chance to snorkel around when the boat anchors.
See The Island From Above
Have you ever seen a beautiful island from way up in a helicopter? If the answer is no then now is your chance.
On this exotic excursion, you’ll take a helicopter to Saona island and get the chance to see the breathtaking views from a new perspective high above.
The ride is about a half-hour long of scenic views along the Caribbean. After you land on Saona island you’ll soon have your toes in powder white sand and get the chance to sit back and relax.
Explore The Marinarium
Take a relaxing ride on a glass-bottom catamaran for the Marinarium cruise. You’ll get to snorkel with marine wildlife including tropical fish, stingrays, and nurse sharks.
This half-day trip is perfect for those who want to get up close and personal and those who would rather watch from afar.
If snorkeling isn’t your thing you can still enjoy a lovely view of what’s below while drinking your favorite cocktail from the glass-bottom boat.
Ride Around In A Dune Buggy
For a thrilling ride, consider renting a dune buggy for your own off-road excursion. Ride around a rugged trail full of unique rocks and vegetation.
You’ll be riding out into the Dominican countryside to get ready for expansive landscapes and beautiful views. The trails will take you all the way to a natural cave for the perfect end of ride adventure.
Go Horseback Riding On The Beach
Take a picture-perfect horseback ride along the pristine Punta Cana beaches. On this excursion, you’ll get to see both the coastline and the countryside and you gentle trot around.
You’ll learn about the region from expert guides who are leading you along the way. This journey is suitable for all horse riding experience levels.
Spend A Day Deep Sea Fishing
If you are a fisherman at heart, don’t pass up the opportunity to be taken out by the experts into the Caribbean.
The Dominican Republic is known for world-class fishing. And on this charter trip, you’ll have the chance to catch blue marlin, mahi-mahi, and sailfish to name a few.
Enjoy Breathless Punta Cana Spa
No matter which of these excursions you choose to add to your itinerary, your trip to Breathless Punta Cana Spa is bound to be a magical experience.
Between the diverse terrain, exciting adventures, and ideal relaxation spots you simply can’t go wrong visiting this island. So get ready to have the time of your life as you enjoy the breathtaking Dominican Republic.
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