Ocean & Land Pursuits
The Playa Grande’s coast and wildlife within its waters are alluring, whether you scuba dive into the depths of the ocean or snorkel alongside turtles, seahorses and ancient treasures. Perhaps you want to go for a morning stand-up paddle or skim over the surf in the Club’s boat, hunting for Marlin and Sailfish. Or maybe it’s a day for canoeing, kayaking or sailing. The Outdoor Pursuits team is ready to help you experience all of the ocean life and its beauty. Or you can stay on land and hike or bike around the community enjoying amazing vistas with The Mountain Club experience.
A Playground in the Water
The Mountain Club
A Playground Off the Shore
Enjoy a boat ride along the beautiful blues of Laguna Gri Gri and find an idyllic waterscape lined by mangroves and alive with the sounds of tropical seabirds. Nearby beaches offer the perfect setting to picnic along freshwater lagoons. Laguna Dudu offers an experience of its own, providing freshwater holes ideal for swimming, cliff-jumping, and zip-lining adventures.
The cigar trade is deeply rooted in the Dominican Republic’s history and culture, attracting cigar-enthusiasts from around the world. Visit one of the numerous cigar factories to delight in the art, history and process of cigars being rolled by hand.
The Dominican Republic is home to an abundance of unique aquatic and avian wild life. Bird watching is a popular pursuit for many, as the land’s jungles, mountains, and crystal-clear coastlines offer an optimal setting to immerse oneself in the natural habitat of the local fauna.
Experience local nightlife with vibrant art, dance, and musical festivities found in the towns surrounding Playa Grande, such as Cabrera, Cabarete, Rio San Juan and Nagua. The Dominican Republic’s rich culture, celebrated cuisine, and traditional celebrations make for a truly memorable evening.