Bayahibe-Dominicus, Dominican Republic

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Seavis Tours is a small independent tour operator focusing on Eco Adventures: small groups, remote places, no crowds, and a lot of attention to the magnificent landscape and wildlife of Punta Cana, Bavaro, La Romana, Bayahibe and Dominicus. The tours primarily take place at The Parque Nacional del Este, which includes 3 Islands: Saona, Catalina and Catalinita. SeavisTours has an Eco-adventure to Saona Island and Catalina Island (Catalinita is a protected island not open to the public anymore). Travelers can engage in a variety of activities such as hiking, boating, whale watching, snorkeling, swimming, and more. This exclusive tour operator is the perfect pairing for families, friends, couples, and all nature-enthusiasts looking to have a truly authentic experience in this ecologically-rich region.

Why We Highly Recommend SeavisTours:

When a tour operator has been rated "Excellent" over 900 times on TripAdvisor, one can be sure they are choosing the best of the best. Friendly, informative, and safety-oriented guides, a vast array of meticulously put-together itineraries, and the top-notch modern boats and equipment are only some of the reasons that travelers choose SeavisTours as their preferred tour operator when traveling to the Dominican Republic. When booking a tour with SeavisTours, no detail is overlooked: transportation, delicious local meals, and professional, multi-lingual guides are all included in each of the tours. Past guests and industry experts all agree that SeavisTours is truly outstanding, and the ultimate tour operator for nature lovers.

Tours & Experiences

Guests can choose from a variety of tours, where guests can explore the aquatic life, wildlife, and exotic vegetation of this fascinating region. Come and spend the day with us, and create memories of a lifetime.


This Saona Island Excursion is available for guests of the Bayahibe, Dominicus, La Romana, Punta Cana and Bavaro hotels and resorts. If you are looking for an excursion without crowded beaches, this is the right one for you. We bring you to the places of interest away from the thousands of tourists that populate the catamaran beaches of Saona Island every day.

The excursion is all about nature; with the feeling of a real adventure tour. We'll visit the three most remote beaches of Saona. Warm turquoise waters, waving green palm trees and endless white beaches! Starfish, sea turtles and corals. We'll visit the small and colorful fisherman's village of Mano Juan for a journey back in time.

The fast speedboat allows us to go further than any other excursion. We conclude the day at the remote paradise beach "Canto de la Playa". The maximum number of participants per group is 26. Feel alone in paradise! Personal attention and quality guiding are guaranteed.


This excursion is available for guests of the Punta Cana, Bavaro, Bayahibe, Dominicus and La Romana hotels and resorts. The Catalina, Chavon & Tanama tour is a full day excursion to the Catalina Island and to the Tanama Jungle Ranch along the Rio Chavon. The excursion combines the sea, jungle, nature, and culture. This is a perfect tour for when you want a lot of variation and diversity in your outing.

Early in the morning we'll head for Catalina Island, you can relax or snorkel off the beach in the 'natural aquarium'. We will take a peek at the rich and famous along the coast of Casa de Campo. After, we will board our riverboat and you will experience a jungle cruise through the breathtaking gorge of the Chavon River. Then we'll visit our Tanama Jungle Ranch, where we have lunch and you have the chance to get up close and personal with local wildlife (Iguanas, Vultures, Snakes, Spiders and Butterflies)!

This all-encompassing tour is ideal for children and offers great value as a family excursion (not a 'booze cruise'). SeavisTours again offers a fully jam-packed fun full day emphasizing ecology and the preservation of nature while creating memories of a lifetime.


This excursion is available for guests of the Punta Cana, Bavaro, Bayahibe, Dominicus and La Romana resorts and hotels.

The humpback whales are regular visitors in the Bay of Samana. Every year from mid-January until mid-March these huge mammals leave the Arctic to mate and give birth in the protected bay along the Dominican Republic's east coast. The first of the "snowbirds" traveling seasonally to the Dominican Republic, the whales have been wintering in this region for centuries. This is evidenced by old Taino cave paintings in the nearby "Los Haitises" National Park which depict blowing whales. The humpback whale is a water mammal known for their liveliness and their singing. They can attain a length of 15 meters and a weight of up to 30 tons. Their huge front flippers (pectoral fins) can reach one-third of their body length for an impressive display. Before diving, humpback whales bend their backs in the form of a hump and lift their tails high out of the water, hence their name.


During this excursion, you will experience the jungle of the National Park del Este and its direct surroundings. This park is well-known for the excursions to the Islands Saona and Catalina. But the land part of the park is virtually unexplored.

This is no disguised shopping trip like many "Safaris", but this is a real jungle tour. Guided by expert guides and park rangers. With this excursion, you can experience the various parts of the Park: the dense dry jungle, the fauna and flora and the special story of the people who lived in the area before the park was inaugurated. We will visit a magnificent cave in the National Park. We will follow the trail of the Taino Indians to the River Chavon where we will discover the origin of the Taino words "Canoa", "Yuca" and many others. A relaxed day for the active explorer.


When you visit Punta Cana or Bayahibe, or your cruise ship docks at La Romana you don't want to miss this... On the banks of the Rio Chavon lies a tropical jungle paradise: the Tanama Jungle Ranch..... a paradise in the wilderness, where visitors come face to face with some of nature's most beautiful butterflies, hummingbirds, live tarantulas, boa constrictors, iguanas and other hot-weather-happy inhabitants, as well as a wide variety of lush tropical plants including orchids, bromeliads, bananas, coffee, cacao, passionfruit and much more!


This excursion explores the River Chavon and its direct surroundings. The river meanders through a beautiful gorge, the river banks are grown with dense tropical jungle. We will cruise on a traditional riverboat to YucaYena, our Jungle farm on the banks of the river. We'll have lunch at the farm and relax in the Jacuzzi. If you dare you can touch the snake along the fruit trail.

You can also join the Canoe Adventure. Guided by 'Tarzan' we go deep into the jungle. Fun guaranteed. For the less active: you can relax on the farm in the jacuzzi and soak up the jungle atmosphere. On the way back Tarzan will demonstrate the famous Tarzan swing and you can try it yourself...


The Saona Special combines the main attractions of the area and has something for everybody: great snorkeling, nature, artisan shopping, beach time and a nice lunch. All with incredible scenery. The guiding is in English. The Saona Special fits the time-table of your cruise ship. The boat trip is with fast speedboats (400 HP), these boats are less suitable for people with an "oversized posture".

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