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Bavaro Runners

Punta Cana / La Romana


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What's the best way to experience the Dominican Republic's wild side? By taking an adventure aboard a safari truck of course! Bavaro Runners near Punta Cana takes you on an immersive journey to get off the beaten track: experience plantations, rural life, cigar and rum making, and a homemade lunch.
  • Experience rural life in the Dominican Republic, including tobacco and coffee plantations
  • Activity duration: 9 hours (not including transportation to and from activity)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off included


Explore the beating heart of the Dominican Republic

Adventure and culture await on this impressive Bavaro Runners trip near Punta Cana. Take yourself away from your resort with a transfer to the Dominican countryside. There, you’ll soon discover the most incredible sights, sounds and smells of the remote corners of the island.

A safari-style truck will take you to the backroads, where everything is laid out right before you. Take in the rich vastness of sugar cane fields, coffee trees, and cocoa plantations.

From there, it’s onward to lush tropical forests and jungle-mountains for a slice of authentic life in the Dominican Republic. Visit a rural school, see a typical Dominican home, and eat fruit right off the trees!

Find out how cigars and rum are made

Afterward, enjoy a traditional homemade lunch, followed by lessons about traditional Dominican culture and customs from local farmers. Learn everything from how the crops have been ploughed through the decades, to how tobacco leaves are harvested for the world-famous cigars that are made here, to the processes behind transforming cane juice into the warm notes and aromatic flavors of the region’s finest rum.

Wrap it up with a splash!

As the sun lowers, your magical day draws close, but not before washing off the dust with a stop at Macao Beach. A great way to conclude a perfect blend of culture and adventure on this Bavaro Runners experience before heading back to your resort.


  • Transportation on a safari truck
  • Lunch and drinks (bottled water, rum, beer, sodas)
  • English-speaking guides

Practical Information

  • Wear comfortable clothing and footwear
  • Bring swimsuit, towel, hat, biodegradable sunscreen, mosquito repellent, sunglasses and money for local goodies, tips and souvenirs (tipping is optional)
  • Pick-up and drop-off times will vary according to resort location

Good To Know

  • Tour Language: English
  • Tour Location(s): Punta Cana
  • Season: All year long
  • Duration: 9 hours (approx.)
  • Minimum Age Requirement: Suitable for all ages
  • Hotel Pick-up Available: Yes
  • Good Physical Condition Required: No
  • Suitable For Children : Yes
  • Suitable For Elderly: No
  • Pregnant Woman Allowed: No
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