Embarking on a Virgin Voyages Taino Bay cruise to Puerto Plata promises an exhilarating journey filled with sun-soaked beaches, cultural encounters, and thrilling adventures. 

Virgin Voyages Puerto Plata excursions offer passengers an array of experiences, ranging from the adrenaline-pumping Damajagua 27 Falls to the cultural richness of the Amber Museum. Let’s dive into the highlights of these exciting excursions awaiting passengers from the Scarlet Lady and the Valiant Lady cruises.

1. Damajagua 27 Falls:
– For the thrill-seekers, the Damajagua 27 Falls excursion is a must. Venture into the heart of the lush Dominican jungle and take on the challenge of descending natural water slides and diving into crystal-clear pools. It’s an adrenaline-pumping adventure surrounded by breathtaking scenery.

A tourist jumps into the water
Damajagua 27 Falls require to be fit to jump the waterfalls.

2. Snorkeling Catamaran:
– Immerse yourself in the vibrant marine life of the Caribbean with the Snorkeling Catamaran excursion. Cruise along the coast, enjoy the cool ocean breeze, and dive into the azure waters to discover a colorful underwater world teeming with tropical fish and coral reefs in Sosua Beach. 

Puerto Plata catamaran excursion
Puerto Plata catamaran excursion

3. Ocean World, Cofresi:
– Experience the wonders of marine life at Ocean World. From interacting with dolphins and sea lions to exploring the underwater world through a glass tunnel, this excursion provides an unforgettable marine adventure.

Ocean World, Cofresi dolphin show
Dolphin swim at Ocean World Marine park

4. Puerto Plata City Tour:
– Dive into the rich history and culture of Puerto Plata with a guided city tour. Explore historic landmarks, vibrant markets, and charming cobblestone streets. This excursion offers a perfect blend of relaxation and cultural immersion.

Puerto Plata historic center
Puerto Plata historic center

5. ATV Adventure:
– For those craving an off-road thrill, the ATV Adventure is a must-try. Navigate through rivers, waterfalls, rugged terrain, lush forests, and picturesque landscapes; experiencing the natural beauty of Puerto Plata from a different perspective.

ATV excursion in Sosua.
ATV excursion in Sosua and Puerto Plata.

6. Monkey Jungle:
– Connect with nature at Monkey Jungle, an eco-friendly sanctuary. Interact with playful monkeys in their natural habitat, learn about local conservation efforts, and contribute to the preservation of the island’s unique wildlife.

Monkey Jungle in Sosua, one of the top Virgin Voyages Puerto Plata Excursions
Monkey Jungle in Sosua


7. Dominican Cigar Tour:
– Delve into the art of cigar making with a Cigar Tour. Visit local tobacco stores, witness the craftsmanship of cigar rollers, and savor the flavors of meticulously crafted Dominican cigars.

Dominican cigar tour
Dominican cigar rolling

8. Puerto Plata Coffee Tour:
– Discover the secrets behind one of the world’s most sought-after coffee varieties with a Coffee Tour. Visit the coffee plantation experience in Tubagua, taste organic coffee at Cafe Del Yaroa or stop by Rincon del Cafe at the historic center; learn about the cultivation process, and indulge in the rich aromas and flavors of freshly brewed Dominican coffee.

Cafe del Yaroa
Cafe del Yaroa in Puerto Plata.

9. Puerto Plata Beach Day:
– Unwind on the sun-kissed beaches of Puerto Plata with a relaxing Beach Day excursion. Whether you prefer lounging in the sand, swimming in the turquoise waters, or trying water sports, this excursion offers the perfect beach escape. Cosita Rica and Sosua Beach are top choices for a beach escape in Puerto Plata. 

Sosua beach
Sosua Beach

10. Puerto Plata Amber Museum:
– Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of amber at the Amber Museum. Learn about the formation of this unique gemstone, explore exhibits showcasing rare specimens, and shop for one-of-a-kind Dominican amber jewelry. It also offers a very complete cigar experience by a top DR cigar maker, Aurora.

The Amber Museum of Puerto Plata
The Amber Museum of Puerto Plata

11. Cable Car Ride:
– Soar to new heights with a Cable Car Ride to the top of Mount Isabel de Torres. Enjoy panoramic views of Puerto Plata, the coastline, and the surrounding landscapes, creating picture-perfect memories while enjoying the natural reserve park of the Teleferico.

Cable Car excursion, one of the Virgin Voyages Puerto Plata Excursions
The Puerto Plata cable car


Virgin Voyages’ Puerto Plata excursions offer a diverse range of experiences, catering to every traveler’s preferences. From adrenaline-pumping adventures to cultural explorations and serene beach days, passengers can tailor their Puerto Plata experience to create unforgettable memories. These are the top excursions for Virgin Cruises Dominican Daze itinerary, be sure to book yours ahead of arrival.

Whether you seek thrills, cultural insights, or relaxation, the Taino Bay cruise promises an unforgettable journey through the vibrant and enchanting Puerto Plata.