This Hiking Trail + Kayaking Tour start from Caño Hondo/Sabana de La Mar port. We will hike around 2 hours along the Humid Forest in the Los Haitises National Park. You will learn about the medicinal plants of this area, see the broadleaf forest primary and secondary Los Haitises National Park mountains and at the same time reach the spring of the Jivales River from which the waters of the natural pools of Eco-lodge Caño Hondo. Then we take the equipment required for your safety (Lifejackets, etc), kayaks and going through mangrove swamps. You will see some bird-filled mangroves, rolling hills of lush vegetation. Through the mangroves and Land at the open San Lorenzo Bay, from where you can photograph the rugged forest landscape. You will also visit the caves.
After this experience, you will get Back to Cano Hondo or Sabana de la mar.
- Fees included
- Los Haitises National park Hiking Trip
- The guide provides instruction and Supervision
Inclusions & Exclusions
- Los Haitises National Park
- Hike + Kayak
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Local taxes
- All activities
- Local guide
- Alcoholic Drinks
Departure & Return
The traveler will get a meeting point after the Reservation Process. Tours start and Finish in our meeting points.
Hike + Kayak Los Haitises National Park
What To Expect?
The national park’s name comes from its original inhabitants, the Taino Indians. In their language “Haitises” translates to highlands or Hills, a reference to the coastline’s steep geological formations with Limestones. Kayaking it is 4 hours.
Learning about History and Nature with Locals tours guides that Grow up as Emviromental protectors and Volunteers inside of this project area.The tour, organized by “Booking Adventures” starts at the meeting point set with the Tour Guide.
After an initial walk through fields and farmlands, you will begin to walk by the Coconuct and Cacao Forest. Getting every minute inside of the primary and unique conserve forest area inside of Los Haitises National Park. Come with Booking Adventures and start checking some Endemics Birds, Mammals and Plants species, rolling hills of lush vegetation and caves of Los Haitises National Park.
The national park’s name comes from its original inhabitants, the Taino Indians. In their language “Haitises” translates to highlands or Hills, a reference to the coastline’s steep geological formations with Limestones. Visiting the caves such as the Cueva de la Arena and Cueva de la Línea.
Caves in the reserve were used as shelter by the Taino Indians and, later, by hiding pirates. Look for drawings by Indians that decorate some of the walls. In the Rain Forest, there are more than 700 hundreds species of plants, we try to teach visitors about all medical plants that we know in this hiking trail.
Come to learn, Hike and enyoy the real nature of Los Haitises National Park.
What you should bring?
- Repellent buds
- Comfortable pants
- Hiking shoes for forest
- Sandals to the Spring areas.
- Swimming wear
Hotel pick-up is not offered for this tour. Just if you are in Cano Hondo Hotel or Hotels in Sabana de la mar area.
Note: If you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/Excursion departure time, we can arrangements hotel pick-up with extra Charges from any place of The Dominican Republic. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local Tour guide to organize pick-up arrangements.
Additional Info Confirmation
- Tickets are the Receipt after paying this Tour. You can show the payment on your phone.
- Meeting Point Will be received After the Reservation Process.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult.
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travelers can participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Funds will be lost if the reservation is canceled the same day of the trip.