Catalina Island, La Romana Province
(3.4/5 based on 380+ reviews on the web)
Swim and snorkel on Catalina Island, close to the Dominican Republic mainland. Enjoy the crystal clear water, lounge on the powdery white sand, and relax with a refreshing coconut drink. The small coral island boasts a lush vegetation and diverse marine life. Snorkeling through its waters, you can spot an array of tropical fish; meanwhile, the interior features mangrove forests inhabited by a variety of colorful birds. Use our La Romana trip itinerary maker to add Catalina Island and other attractions to your La Romana vacation plans.
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  • Little island paradise, if not for the huge amount of people coming here from the cruise ship. On other days the island is almost uninhabited. Here and clear turquoise sea and white sand, and interesting fauna (especially in the area of the reef, as well as the rocky cliff at the beginning of the beach, where the approach of a boat with a cruise ship). Civilized toilet, bar and several tents with souvenirs-this is probably everything that disturbs the atmosphere on the island neobitaemosti:)
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  • Let me first say, the staff on the boat were incredible. They treated us like Royalty. The food was amazing, the island was beautiful. The snorkeling was great, so many fish and they throw out some fi...  more »
  • We really liked the full-day excursion on Katalin, very nicely, but excursions to saone, and Samana I liked more
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