Jungle Canyoning Tour at Duck Tail from Santo Domingo
Embark on an exhilarating journey into the heart of the Dominican Republic's untouched wilderness with our "Duck Tail (Cola de Pato): A Jungle Trekking Adventure from Santo Domingo" tour. Discover Duck Tail, a natural paradise hidden in the country's virgin jungles, renowned for its dazzling natural pool enveloped by towering canyons and lush vegetation. The pool's crystalline waters, fed by a cascading river, offer a dreamlike oasis for adventurous explorers.
Our tour begins with a 6:00 a.m. pick-up from Santo Domingo, followed by a scenic drive, offering ample photo opportunities of the beautiful landscape and local handicraft shops. On arrival at the trailhead, your guide will provide essential safety equipment before commencing the hike.
The 10-kilometer trek to Duck Tail is an exciting challenge, requiring good physical condition. Along the way, you'll encounter thrilling leaps from heights of up to 10 meters into refreshing natural pools. This adventure is truly for the bold at heart!
Once at Duck Tail, immerse yourself in the tranquility of this secluded spot. Indulge in a refreshing swim in the mesmerizing blue waters, surrounded by the raw, untouched beauty of nature. With limited human intervention, this site truly showcases nature in its most pristine form.
Midway, you'll enjoy a restful break with a light refreshment before completing the trek. At the end of the day, satiate your appetite with a well-earned local lunch, reflecting on an unforgettable adventure.
Don't forget to bring comfortable footwear, swimwear, sun protection, and a sense of adventure! We strongly advocate preserving this beautiful natural environment, so please ensure to leave no trace behind. Your respect for nature is highly appreciated.
As this trek can be challenging, we recommend undertaking it with a professional guide. Please get in touch for more information on guided tours to Duck Tail.
Please note: This tour requires a good physical condition and is recommended for people aged 16 and above.
🚐 Pick-up at 6:00 a.m. from Santo Domingo
🏞️ Scenic drive towards "Cola de Pato"
🎒 Arrive at destination, receive necessary equipment from the guide
🧗♂️ Embark on a 5-hour canyoning adventure through the wilds of the Dominican Republic
🏊♂️ Visit and swim in impressive pools and waterfalls, including "The pigeons", "Cola de Pato", and "La paja"
📸 Capture stunning photographs of the unique landscapes
🥤 Refreshment and rest around midday
🚵♀️ Continue the canyoning adventure, exploring and enjoying the breathtaking surroundings
🍽️ Conclude the tour with a delightful local lunch
🚐 Return to Santo Domingo with unforgettable memories.