Bachata Tour And Festival – 12 Days
Discover Bachata Music and Dance; this traditional Dominican dance creates joy, positive vibes, and therapy. Dancing Bachata is a way for Dominican people to connect with others and is an integral part of their daily lives. In this tour and festival, you will be immersed into a living experience of the Dominican people and taste a beat of its culture and its people, including learning Bachata and dancing with the locals. You will experience an incredible cultural and dance vacation while visiting eight diverse cities and towns that will give you a taste of this beautiful country.
- Departure & Return Location
Punta Cana International Airport
- Departure Time
3 Pm. On August 18th, 2022
- Price Includes
11 Nights Hotel Accomodation
9 Local Dance Instructors
All transportation in destination location
16 Hours Workshops
- Price Excludes
Tips or Gratuity
Any Private Expenses
- What to Expect
Note: All ground transportation is Included (Private and comfortable) also. At the parties, we will have couples dance with our guests.
- 6 Cities
- 16 Hours Workshops
- 9 Parties
- 1 Gala Event
- 3 Concerts
- 6 Excursions
Day 1 - THU August 18 Pick Up at Punta Cana Internation Airport (PUJ)
We will meet you at 3:30 at the Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ.) For a transfer, you to the city of Santo Domingo, where we will start our excellent Bachata Tour and Festival program. You will stay the first 4 days at a local, luxurious and comfortable Gran Antiguo Hotel Europa. After occupying their rooms and relaxing, you will begin your journey and join us for a welcome rich and nutritious Traditional Dominican-style buffet dinner. Tonight We go to our Night Excursion in the Colonial Zone, where we end up at a Traditional Party. You will love it. Get ready for unforgettable days ahead.
Day 2 - FRI August 19 Santo Domingo - Bachata Workshop - City Tour - Bachata Concert
Early breakfast service at the Antiguo Hotel Europa in Santo Domingo will prepare you for the fun day ahead. Our Bachata registration starts at 10:30 Am. At the end of the workshop, you can join us any time and enjoy a traditional lunch. This afternoon you will learn about some of the most interesting historical and cultural sights in the city of Sancto Domingo on a unique BONCHE BUS experience. After our typical buffet dinner (traditional) in the evening, we go to the Bachata concert party and dance with the locals.
Day 3 - SAT August 20 Santo Domingo - Worshop - Free Time - Bar Crawling - Gala Event - Concert
Early breakfast service at the Antiguo Hotel Europa in Santo Domingo will prepare you for the fun day ahead. Our Bachata registration starts at 10:30 Am. In today’s workshop, we will include Bachata, Bolero and Merengue. We will include both the Merengue, Bolero and the Son because they are beneficial and essential to have a good domain and fluency when dancing a good Bachata. Since these rhythms are like families and keep certain relationships culturally speaking, today, you will learn the essential elements of these genres that would help you be better Bachateros. Today, you will enjoy some free time to go shopping and have lunch at your own expense. (We’ll be here in case you need assistant in deciding where to go.
This afternoon, get ready for a Dominican Village Bath style or “Baño de Pueblo” during our Bachata Colmadon Experience, which translates to bar hopping from colmado to colmadon. Traditionally, Dominican locals like to go out to these local places to dance, eat, and drink simultaneously. Make sure you save your energy for tonight’s Gala and Romantica Night event that includes: Typical and traditional space buffet dinner, Bachata and Bolero concert.
Day 3 - SUN August 21 Santo Domingo - Bachata Workshop - Bocachica Town - Local Outdoor Concert
Early breakfast service at the Antiguo Hotel Europa in Santo Domingo will prepare you for the fun day ahead. Our Traditional Bachata Workshop starts at 10:30 Am. Today we visit Bocachica, one of the most famous beach towns in the Dominican Republic and experience lunchtime, dancing, sunbathing and enjoying the beach just as the locals do. We delight our diverse dishes on our typical and traditional dinner in the evening while enjoying Dominican gastronomy and culinary arts. After dinner, tonight we are going to a popular and attractive outdoor local concert party, where we will be dancing with all Dominican locals.
Day 5 - MON August 22 Santo Domingo To Bonao - Fula River - Puerto Plata- Free Time
Early breakfast service at the Antiguo Hotel Europa in Santo Domingo will prepare you for the fun day ahead. Today we leave the Capital of the Dominican Republic and head north in the direction of the Town of Bonao, where we will be enjoying a unique and exclusive experience in the Fula River. Here you will have a unique and typical lunch of area, like the local travellers do, inside the river and dancing with the locals at the club terrace looking out to the river, among other unique and exclusive experiences to this beautiful place. In the afternoon, we continue our trip to our third destination in the beautiful province of Puerto Plata, known as the bride of the Atlantic. Upon arrival, you will stay at an (all-inclusive hotel). This evening you have free time, so you enjoy the hotel program this evening or use this evening to relax since tomorrow we will spend a day well loaded and varied of activity, dances, and so on.
Day 6 - TUE August 23 Puerto Plata - Guided Cultural City Tour - Free time
Breakfast service at the all-inclusive hotel in Puerto Plata. Since yesterday we had a long trip, this morning you will enjoy free time at the beach and participating at diverse activities scheduled throughout the day in the hotel program, and after lunch, you will get to know the city of Puerto Plata and explore during a cultural immersion guided tour, with some time to go shopping and relax; enjoy the hotel premisses, dining and night show at the hotel.
Day 7 - WED August 24 Puerto Plata - Colmadon hopping - Local immersion - Night Party
Breakfast service at the all-inclusive hotel in Puerto Plata. Our Traditional Bachata Workshop starts at 10:30 Am, and lunch will be served at the hotel. This afternoon, get ready for a Puerto Plata Village Bath style or “Baño de Pueblo.” during our Bachata Colmadon Experience, which translates to Bar Hopping from colmado to colmadon. Traditionally, Dominican locals like to go out to these local places to dance, eat, and drink simultaneously. It consists of going to one or several typical stores to dance Bachata and other musical genres of Puerto Plata. Discover one of the most popular experiences of the Dominicans. The local people like to go to these places called COLMADOS because there is a lot of freedom to have fun; embrace the experience that makes visitors feel that they are in the Dominican Republic since our country remains this type of party, of freedom and popular expression, unique in our nation. Dinner will be served at the hotel, and get ready to party tonight.
Day 8 - THU August 25 Puerto Plata - Workshops - Night Excursion
After an early breakfast service at the all-inclusive hotel in Puerto Plata. Our Traditional Bachata Workshop starts at 10:30 Am. We will be back at the hotel for lunch. In the afternoon you will have some free time to relax to do some shopping, and after dinner, we will experience the Puerto Plata nightlife. During the night excursion, we will go to one of the dance clubs or terraces where all the Dominicans would be present, dancing and experiencing the diversity of traditional and authentic dance styles. It will be a great night.
Day 9 - August 26 Puerto Plata - Rio San Juan - Las Terrenas - Cultural Immersion - Night Party
After an early breakfast service at the hotel in Puerto Plata will prepare you for the fun day ahead. Today we leave Puerto Plata towards Las Terrenas, located in the NorthEastern part of the Dominican Republic. We will stop to appreciate the beautiful beaches of the North shores and enjoy the local cuisine of Rio San Juan for lunch. After we arrive at the cosmopolitan town of Las Terrenas, we will take you to your hotel. After dinner, you will tour on a brief tour of Las Terrenas, where we will end up at a Night Party at one of the most popular clubs of Las Terrenas, where we will enjoy a great experience dancing all night with the Dominicans and enjoying the Show and animation by the local dancers.
Day 10 - August 27 Las Terrenas - Salto Al Limon - Night Party
Breakfast service at the all-inclusive hotel in Las Terrenas. Today you will explore a different ecosystem while exploring the outdoor adventure of Salto Al Limon. This Excursion is a fascinating natural place, where we will totally immersed in the middle of nature. At the end of this tour, we will like a beautiful natural waterfall that descends from one of the mountains. Lunch will be served within the premises before taking you back to the hotel, where you will have free time to enjoy its premises and get ready for dinner and the Night Dance Excursion. Las Terrenas has several dance places, so this time we will go to another dance place which they will love, the interesting thing about this is that wherever we go the Dominicans will be present to dance with us, this is apart from our dance partners who will also be with us.
Day 11 - SUN August 28Las Terrenas
Have breakfast at the hotel.
Lunch at the hotel.
Free time for shopping or relaxing.
Dine at the hotel.
Animation, Show at the Night Party.
Day 12 - MON August 29 Las Terrenas
Have breakfast at the hotel.
Lunch at the hotel.
Free time to go shopping, organize your annoyances, relax, among other personal activities.
Dine at the hotel.
Day 13 - TUE Augut 30 Las Terrenas to Punta Cana International Airport
Have breakfast at the hotel.
Today is the end of our Bachata Tour Festival 2022 and our departure day.
Go to the Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ)