Private Excursion Tours to Saona Island

This is a half day tour including:

  • 2 Guided Dives
  • All dive equipment (BCD, Regulator, 3mm shorty wetsuit, mask, snorkel, fins, tanks and weights)
  • Private VIP transportation to and from the boat
  • Private Dive Guide
  • Snacks and Drinks on the boat
  • Private buffet lunch on the island

What Makes this tour special

  • You will have the best chance to see sea turtles on these dives
  • These are amongst the Best Dive Sites of the Dominican Republic.

This full day excursion with 2 dives is the perfect experience for groups or families with both divers and snorkelers who wish to visit the most beautiful sites and spend a fabulous day on the water.

First stop is normally Atlantic Princess shipwreck where all guests snorkel.Second stop is the first dive site ~ Big Ray Point ~ 12 meter dive – home to giant southern stingrays ~ drift dive. Snorkelers will be able to snorkel here while the divers dive this site. The stingrays are often visible from the surface to the snorkelers.

Once the first dive is complete, snorkelers will get dropped off at Saona Island with a guide where they will have free time to swim, relax, walk the beach, snorkel at the old pier and look for seashells as they wait for the divers to return in time for lunch.

Divers will enjoy the second dive site ~ Reuben or Molly Reef depending on sea conditions ~ 14-16 meter coral reefs

Private Buffet lunch is served on the island. Afterwards we head to the last stop of the day which is Starfish Cay – a giant sandbar with waist deep crystal clear water and huge starfish.

Suitable for: Divers, snorkelers and families with small children.

Note: Diving is optional – Must be certified divers or participating in the PADI Discover Scuba Diving program (must be at least 10 years old) with us if wishing to dive. Or, must present a dive certification card on the day of the excursion.

  • Should you wish to customize times and activities please contact us and we wll send a special quote tailored to your needs.
  • Normal pick up time is 8 am and you are back by 5 pm or so


    If you have any questions

    You can choose from our two boats for your outing


    Lucky Ana Boat

    • Capacity: 10

    • Best for: Small families wishing to go to Canto de la Playa or any of our destinations. Fast and sleek, it will get you there quickly.
      Our dedicated crew will be happy to make your day memorable regardless of the destination you choose. This is one of our fastest boats for those with limited time for the tour.

    La Dichosa Catamaran

    La Dichosa Catamaran

    • Capacity: 30
    • Made for: Families, corporate groups, and events, this custom-built power catamaran is a true on-water entertainer! A full-service crew including captain, mixologist, snorkel guide, and server will make for a perfect afternoon!

      With large open spaces and two decks it is a favorite choice among groups for the Best Catamaran Charter in Punta Cana experience.