Quetzal Excursions propose you a crazy and family adventure with comfortable four places buggys. During this trip, you will first attend to the weighing in a sugar cane field before discovering a batey which is like a small town where the sugar cane’s cutters are living.
Then, you will continue on dirt tracks until the Chavon river which will surely remember you some Hollywood films. There, it will be possible for you to swim and enjoy. After bathing, we’ll take the direction of the banana plantation to taste, among others, plantain bananas and manioc.
Thanks to this trip, you will enjoy a true discovery of the Dominican Republic. But how pretend discover this wonderful island without tasting the most local alcohol appreciated?! It’s the reason why we’ll offer you a tasty glass of rum to finish this fabulous experience.
If you desire to make a donation to the Batey, don’t hesitate! Whatever you want to give, clothes, soap, notebooks, pens, biscuits, etc. your kindness will be rewarded.
The excursion starts at 9 am
A truck will come to pick you just in front of your hotel (hotel pickups should start approximately 1hr before that time, depending on hotel location):
CANOA Hotel: 8h15
IBEROSTAR Hotel: 8h15
CATALONIA Hotel: 8h20
VIVA BEACH Hotel and PALACE Hotel: 8h20
DREAMS Hotel: 8h30
2 h. 30 min. Approx.
Be careful, to drive buggys, you must have a driver’s license.
- Safety glasses
- booster seats for children
- Soft drinks are included during the entire ride.
- Glass of rum at the end of the excursion.
What to bring with you:
- Solar cream
- Anti-mosquito spray
- Spare clothes
For driving, please prefer a pair of sneakers or flip-flops.