Lagoon Oviedo + Bahia de las Aguilas
Pickup/Transportation from your hotel (area of Barahona/Paraiso/Los Patos)
Local English or French speaking tour guide
Full typical lunch and drinks (water, juices and sodas)
National Park of Jaragua entrance fees
All not specifically mentioned services
Personal expenses and tips
The Jaragua National Park, the largest of the Dominican Republic (1,536 km2), was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 2002, dos offers unique landscapes and hosts many migratory bird species within an incredible diversity of ecosystems.
At Oviedo Lagoon, navigation around different “Cayos”, these small islands in the lagoon, hosting many bird species during nesting (White Ibis, Egrets, Gulls, Pigeons, Frigatebird, etc…) and many other species are also visible : American Flamingo, Roseate Spoonbill, Brown Pelican, Terns, Ducks etc… Visit to Cayo Iguana, as inhabited by many iguanas, totally harmless, and rather friendly.
Drive along the scenic coastal road via “San Rafael”, “Paraiso” and “Los Patos”. A bit further in direction south you will reach the “Oviedo Lagoon”. Only a small strip of land separates the lagoon from the ocean. The Oviedo Lagoon consists of 22 islands of different sizes and vegetation. After the visit, you will take the road and cross the all National Park in direction of the deep south until reaching Cabo Rojo. A boat will take you on a 15-minute ride to one of the most beautiful natural beaches of the world. The beach of the Bahía de las Aguilas is located in a national park and its sand is pristine and white. The bay is over eight km long. Experience an exceptional coastal landscape with crystal clear water in shades from turquoise to opal-blue that melts into the horizon. Enjoy lunch on the beach, go swimming or snorkeling and explore this untouched ecological and natural paradise.
08.00 – Pickup from your hotel
09.30 – Stop at Laguna de Oviedo
11.00 – Departure by boat from the village La Cueva to the Bahia de las Aguilas.
12.30 – Full typical Caribbean lunch on the beach.
03.00 – Back to La Cueva
06.00 – Back to your hotel