Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), Punta Rucia
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Take a boat trip from Punta Rucia to Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), a tiny sandbar islet within the Montecristi National Park. While there, you can take advantage of the sandy coastline and snorkel along a reef to experience an underwater world teeming with tropical fish. After relaxing on the sand or perfecting your swimming and snorkeling skills, you can take a boat ride through the verdant mangroves. Plan to visit Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena) during your Punta Rucia vacation using our convenient Punta Rucia itinerary builder.
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  • Beautiful place and great to hear they are trying to preserve it. No shoes or towels allowed on the island, in order that you don't remove any sand. It takes many years to build up just a small amount...  more »
  • Great day, enjoyed on Paradise Island! The speedboat, snorkeling and swimming on Paradise Island was super! We were there early, so not yet pressure. The snorkeling was very nice! A delicious lunch on arrival on the Mainland. Booked through Marothel Tours in our hotel Casa Marina Beach in Sosua. Highly recommended, do so!
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  • We booked the Paradise Island VIP trip and did this through our Thomson rep at the VH Gran Ventana hotel. We were picked on time and our guide 'Chucky' (pronounced chookie) was great from the start. A...  more »