Monte Plata Waterfalls Private Tour

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Activity Level



Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (advanced), French (basic), Italian (basic)

Waterfalls of the Monte Plata Rainforest

Visit three of the most beautiful waterfalls in the Dominican Republic on a magical day full of adventure, nature and culture. El Salto de Socoa an impressive waterfall in the middle of a dense tropical forest as in the movies, Comatillo Waterfalls, and the three stunning waterfalls of Salto Alto Sierra de Agua. The village of Bayaguana with its beautiful colorful houses and strong religious culture represented by the sanctuary of the Christ of the Miracles will immerse you in just one day, in the true essence of what Dominican Republic has to give.


Monte Plata Waterfalls Highlights:

-The beautiful mountain landscapes and picturesque villages you will find along the way.
-The light hike through the rainforest to the waterfall of Socoa.
-The visit to the town of Bayaguana and his sanctuary.
-The breathtaking waterfalls of Salto Alto, with her three sisters waterfalls and natural swimming pool.
-You will taste the inland authentic local food .

This full day private tour begins with your hotel pick up. After a comfortable ride in our comfortable vehicles for about 1. 5 hours, we will arrive the first of Monte Plata Waterfalls -Socoa Waterfall - a beautiful waterfall that comes from the deep of the tropical forest with a natural emerald pool. We continue to Bayaguana, to visit the Sanctuary of Christ of Bayaguana, the traditional local milk sweets and cheese stores. Then we follow our route to Sierra de Agua and the breathtaking waterfalls of Salto Alto. A delicious lunch awaits us with authentic inland local flavor.
Then we go back to Santo Domingo.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can pick you up at any hotel or private address in Santo Domingo City, the Port of Santo Domingo, the Port of Sans Souci. Please provide your pick-up address when you book the tour.

End location: We can drop you off at the starting point, or any hotel or private address or cruise port in Santo Domingo City. Please provide your drop-off address when you book your tour.

Duration: 8 hours

Additional Information:
-We recommend you bring comfortable clothes, closed shoes, bathing suit and towel, sunscreen and camera.
-It is not recommended for people with severe heart conditions, reduced mobility, disabled, or pregnant women.
-Travelling time is subject to favorable weather conditions. -It may be necessary leave early due to bad weather.
-Times are estimates.


Comfortable Daihatsu Terios 2008 4 passenger SUV will be used. I rent a larger vehicle on groups larger than 4.

What’s Included

-Fully bilingual nature guide
-Transportation in comfortable, air conditioned, private vehicle
-Visit and free time at Salto de Socoa and Sierra de Agua Waterfalls
-Typical Dominican style lunch prepared by the community at Sierra de Agua
-Refreshments (water, sodas, juice)
-Snacks (sweet and salty crackers)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 USD - May be used to purchase your own snacks, drinks, and any gift items that you find appealing.

What’s Extra

Alcoholic Beverages, Souvenirs, other snacks apart from those that are included.


Last minute inquiries might not be answered immediately. I accept most last minute bookings, but contacting me in advance is recommended. Special requests are accepted.

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