Dominican Republic offers great excursion opportunities in addition to beautiful nature and quality beach rest. Excursions in this country are connected with middle ages as well as colonial epoch. Christopher Columbus opened this island at the one of his first expeditions and gave it the name Hispaniola, which is called Haiti nowadays. Spaniards started the American exploration here. So, this island as well as the country has the first European buildings and settlements all over the America. The first streets, houses, palaces and strongholds were built here.
The tours to Dominican Republic are popular all over the world. The price of excursions depends on the usual factors as the amount of people, route etc. In the contemporary part of Santo Domingo you may find National Aquarium. It contains exotic fishes, mollusks, turtles, sharks and arthropods. Obligatory excursion program includes the visit of Columbus’ Lighthouse. This cathedral keeps the remains of the great sailor.
Dominican excursions include visiting of Los-Tres-Ojos Natural Reserve. These are karstic caves, lakes, where Indians held their pagan rituals, fanciful sceneries. The name “Tree Eyes”, the national park got due to tree lakes of dark blue water. They are located 15 meters below sea level. Excursion tours give a possibility to average people get into the most secluded places of Dominican Republic. If you have an opportunity to visit this country, just do it. Find more information about Cheap Dominican Republic Holidays.