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Marinarium Shark and Ray Experience

  • Trip to the Marinarium from Punta Cana or Bayahibe
  • Swim with sting rays and nurse sharks
  • Scenic cruise with stunning views of the coral reefs
Marinarium Shark and Ray Experience
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8am Departure from Punta Cana
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12:30pm Departure from Punta Cana
Experience the natural beauty of one of Punta Cana’s largest coral reefs during this Marinarium Shark and Ray experience.  Navigate the underwater world and get an up close look at tropical marine life before making your way to a natural pool and relaxing with a strong cocktail in hand. This family-friendly excursion is perfect for every traveler looking to enjoy the best of Dominican Republic. 
What to Expect
Enjoy the luxury of an ocean cruise as you make your way to the shores of Bavaro and the Marinarium. Your exciting Marinarium shark and ray experience kicks off with snorkeling instruction and equipment distribution. Then you’re free to take to the clear blue waters where you’ll find tropical fish, massive stingrays and nurse sharks.

This excursion is the perfect chance to witness some of Mother Nature’s most impressive underwater animals, so it’s not to be missed! After a day in the waters hop back on your ship for a cocktail lesson from your bartenders. Or relax on deck with a cocktail in hand and soak up the sun as you make your way back to shore.
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1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2018
A fun time! Sharks and stingrays were cool. Alberto is the best!

Family of 4, children aged 4 and 12 years old. I agree with the others that this is definitely a booze cruise, but its kinda what I was expecting when we signed up. What we liked the most: -The staff are fun and lively and...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 10 June 2018
Not what it says it is

My husband, daughter and I went on this excursion while we stayed in Punta Cana. I love snorkeling and this was not what I expected at all! The Reef didn't have any fish or wild life to what i've seen in Mexico Snorkeling. Everything we...More

3  Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This was nothing more than a booze cruise. The snorkeling was very limited. Mr. Bang Bang and Mr. Solution added a cheese factor rarely seen this side of the Jersey Shore. Just advertise it as a booze cruise n still time and I won’t bring...More

Thank c00ljcpa
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile
Okay but felt sad for the sting ray

This waz a good boat pride purely because of the staff member jordani he is a wee gem! Such a lovely lad and we had a good laugh with him. The only thing i didnt like was them passing a sting ray ffom person to...More

1  Thank kirstykaranikki
Reviewed 2 April 2018
Poor snorkeling

This is a booze cruise with snorkeling on the side. We were sold this as a group snorkeling cruise. The snorkeling was comprised of 2 parts: 1) Open water around the boat in which we saw very little sea life and 2) An enclosed area...More

Thank C_M_DAD
NexusTQualityTeam, NexusTours Quality Team at NexusTours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Dear C_M_DAD, Thank you for taking the time to send us your comments about your experience.  We hope you can give us the chance to assist you again for any further travel affair. Thank you for your preference! Always at your service.

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