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BOP’s Guide to Sailing in Punta Cana

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With so many boat tours in Punta Cana, it can be difficult to figure out which one is best! Catamaran or speed boat, party boat or private, full day trip or half day? We can help you decide which sailing experience is best for you with our handy guide to sailing options in Punta Cana:

Private Catamaran

Hire a private Catamaran for a personalized experience in Punta Cana! Fantastic for large families or special occasions, you’ll feel like a VIP with a catamaran just for you! Experiences can be customized how you wish, with extras such as champagne, decorations and more. The crew will be dedicated to your group for an unforgettable experience. Private tours often include a meal, and activities such as snorkeling as well as a lot of dancing aboard!

Quick Guide:

Typical Group Size: 1 to 40

Duration: Blocks of three to four hours

Included: Light meal, drinks, equipment, crew, catamaran hire including fuel and insurance

Activities: Snorkeling, beach stop, on board entertainment

Suitable for Small Children: Yes

Special Occasion Customizable: Yes

Recommended Tour: (add link) https://boattripspuntacana.com/activity/private-catamaran-adventure/

Half Day Shared Catamaran AKA “Party Boat”

The fun never stops in Punta Cana, even in the ocean! Party boats are extremely popular and you’ll probably see (and hear) them as you soak up the sun on the beach. A must do for all party animals, the entertainment on board is legendary, and the drinks flow freely! You’ll make some fun new friends from all over the world on these tours.

Quick Guide:

Typical Group Size: 10 to 40

Duration: 4 hours

Included: Unlimited drinks, light snacks

Activities: Party games, on board entertainment, dancing, drinks service in natural pool

Suitable for Small Children: No, this one is better suited to the adults only!

Special Occasion Customizable: Limited depending on tour group size

Recommended Tour: HERE

Isla Saona With Catamaran

Isla Saona is the number one attraction for visitors to Punta Cana! This beautiful protected island off the south east coast is absolutely stunning and tours spend the day exploring the area! Isla Saona is home to turtles, starfish, and an incredible array of tropical fish! There are so many ways to explore Isla Saona, many budget providers offer speedboat only trips, to keep costs down. nfortunately, they can be a very uncomfortable during a whole day. To really experience the area, we recommend a tour that includes Catamaran sailing as well as speed boat.

Quick Guide

Typical Group Size: 1 to 8

Duration: Full Day

Included: Meal, drinks, equipment, crew, catamaran hire including fuel and insurance, speedboat, entrance to national park

Activities: Snorkeling, beach stop, on board entertainment, sit down meal

Suitable for Small Children: Yes

Special Occasion Customizable: Limited

Recommended Tour: HERE

Isla Saona Private Charter

Enjoy VIP treatment and enjoy the incredible Isla Saona in style with a private yacht charter. You’ll receive an exclusive tour of the most talked about place in the Dominican Republic. Perfect for special occasions, or just because you’re worth it!

Quick Guide

Typical Group Size: 1 to 8

Duration: Full Day

Included: Champagne welcome, luxury meal, drinks, equipment, crew, private yacht charter including fuel and insurance, entrance to national park

Activities: Snorkeling, beach stop, on board entertainment, sit down meal, dedicated crew

Suitable for Small Children: Yes

Special Occasion Customizable: Yes

Recommended Tour: HERE

Now you’re ready to choose the Punta Cana sailing experience that suits you best! If you’ve been sailing in Punta Cana, we’d love to see your pictures of your trip in our Facebook Group!

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