Originate a spiritual pilgrimage to the Higüey Basilica. Its splendor and elegant architecture will leave you breathless.
Visit St. Dionysius church. Explore the most relevant historical aspects of La Altagracia’s recent history, spanning the past 500 years
Eyewitness the traditional way master craftsmen manufacture the finest cigars.
Discover how tobacco has boosted the national economy. Take a box back home and surprise your buddies.
Purchase the most unmistakable samples of local handicrafts and the finest Dominican rum.
Pregnant women cannot take part in this tour.
People with disability and/or mobility problems cannot take part in this tour.
Direct bookings from cruise line passengers are not accepted. Please book our tours with your cruise line.
Cultural and City Tour of Higuey Details
A vacation is not complete until you have had your mandatory hunt for local treasures. Visit the largest and most important church in the country, The Basilica de La Altagracia. Take a stroll on the main street and observe the day-to-day activity in the city: The cafeterias, the shoe shiners, and the fruit stalls and their vendors. Visit the Saint Dionysus church, constructed over 500 years ago! Visit a local gift shop and take the opportunity to stock-up on some traditional products.
What to Expect
An eye-opening tour that allows you to be in close contact to how the people of the Dominican Republic live and witness the splendor and elegant architecture of the Basilica de La Altagracia. Get a chance to purchase the best souvenirs at local prices.