Day Trips & Excursions

Full-Day Catalina Island Snorkeling Tour from Punta Cana

Hop aboard a catamaran for a snorkeling tour to the most beautiful underwater ecosystem of the Dominican Republic. On this full-day, all-inclusive experience to Catalina Island, you'll enjoy clear turquoise waters, a private beach to relax on, and a selection of refreshments at the bar overlooking the ocean. For lunch, a Dominican feast is prepared by a local chef. When booking, you have the option to upgrade to the VIP package to include fresh lobster with lunch.
9 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Catalina Express Round-Trip Ferry Service: Long Beach or San Pedro to Avalon

Climb aboard the ‘Catalina Express’ ferry at either Downtown Landing in Long Beach or Catalina Sea and Air Terminal in San Pedro for round-trip service to Catalina Island. No matter where you depart from, you can expect awe-inspiring views of the Pacific Ocean on your trip. Torn between taking a day trip and doing an overnight stay? You can use your ticket anytime you like, making it easy to stay and explore what Catalina Island has to offer at your own pace!
1 hour
Water Sports

Catalina Island Snorkel Excursion from Punta Cana

Spend the day snorkeling Caribbean coral reefs on an excursion to Catalina Island from Punta Cana. Experience a snorkeling wonderland at ‘The Wall’ drop-off, one of the Dominican Republic’s most beautiful dive sites, renowned for its coral reef and tropical fish. Spend some relaxing time on Catalina Island, an uninhabited nature reserve and national park, and enjoy a barbecue-style lunch on the island.
12 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Catalina Food and Walking Tour

Prepare your taste buds for this 3-hour culinary walking tour of beautiful Catalina Island. Your informative guide will take you through Catalina’s picturesque streets, introduce you to the island’s culture and bring you to the best food on the island, with a total of six memorable tasting experiences. Tour is limited to 16 people to ensure a personalized experience.
3 hours
Outdoor Activities

Catalina Island Zip Line Eco Tour

Propel down 5 separate zip lines dropping from 600 feet above sea level with one run that is 1,100 lineal feet long all on its own. This incredible experience will forever change your idea of what a tour should be. You will travel close to three-quarters of a mile over five consecutive zip lines at heights of 300 feet above the canyon floor and at speeds pushing 40 mph.
2 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Catalina Island Day Trip from Santo Domingo

Visit Catalina Island (Isla Catalina) on this day trip from Santo Domingo. Just off the Dominican Republic’s south coast, near La Romana, small Catalina Island is ringed by coral reefs and white-sand beaches. After arriving by boat, enjoy a blissful day of snorkeling, sunning, lunching, drinking and even dancing, if the mood strikes you. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Santo Domingo are included.
8 hours
Water Sports

Full-Day Catalina Island Scuba Diving Tour from Punta Cana

Enjoy a magical day underwater during this full-day scup diving trip from Punta Cana. Travel to picturesque Catalina Island and immerse yourself in its clear turquoise waters, incredible coral formations and outstanding fish life. Relax on a private beach and enjoy refreshments at the open bar overlooking the ocean, then feast on a delicious Dominican meal prepared by a renowned chef. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to improve your diving and immerse yourself in the Dominican Republic’s outstanding natural sites.
9 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Round-trip Ferry Service from Dana Point to Catalina Island

Climb aboard the ‘Catalina Express’ ferry in Dana Point and enjoy round-trip service to Catalina Island! Enjoy beautiful waterfront views on your 1.5-hour ride to Avalon, a quaint town where you can shop, dine and sightsee at your own pace. You can use your ticket whenever you like, making it easy to stay and explore what the island has to offer!
1.5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Discover the Catalina Casino

Take a trip down memory lane to the days when bands were big and movies were just beginning to talk. The Catalina Casino epitomizes everything glamorous about Santa Catalina Island. You'll see the extraordinary Art Deco murals and a classic 1929 pipe organ inside the Avalon Theatre, which still shows nightly movies on its massive screen. A short film is shown highlighting the history of this iconic building and its Hollywood connection. This tour requires uphill walking inside the casino.
40 minutes
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Catalina Island Undersea Expedition

Come face to face with Catalina's abundant marine life on this 45 minute excursion under the water. You will be cruising five feet under water in a spacious, climate-controlled cabin where every passenger has their own seat and port hole. You are free to roam around the cabin to seek other viewpoints as well.
45 minutes