In the fall of 2013, American Cruise Ferries began offering trips between two of the Caribbean's Latin-American countries: the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. The service is an all-inclusive experience aimed at giving passengers a good time while providing transportation from one destination to the next.
Caribbean Fantasy is the name of the boat, which travels from the Don Diego Port to San Juan, Puerto Rico on Sundays and Thursdays. The return trip is on Mondays and Fridays. Amenities include WiFi at several points, an a la carte restaurant and buffet restaurant, piano bar, casino, dance club, arcade, and on-board duty free shopping. Additionally, there is plenty of live entertainment including concerts and karaoke.
Round trip fares start at just $189(USD), with additions such as your hotel stay when you arrive at port and ground transportation for around $359(USD). Regardless of which package you choose, each guest is permitted up to three pieces of luggage.
Check the following chart for ferry details.
|1.1 mi. (1.7 km) South-Southeast of Santo Domingo|
|Downtown Santo Domingo|
For more information, you can contact America Cruise Ferries at 809-688-4400.
If you're considering expanding your Caribbean vacation to include some time not only in Santo Domingo, but nearby islands as well, this is a great way to do so. Not only will you get transportation at a price that is comparable to flying, but there is plenty of entrainment included in the cost as well.
|Location Served||Dock A||Dock B||Company||Frequency|
|Mayagüez||Caribbean Fantasy Santo Domingo Dock||Mayaguez Docks||America Cruise Ferries||1 to 2 days per week|
|Old San Juan||Caribbean Fantasy Santo Domingo Dock||San Juan Ferry Port||America Cruise Ferries||1 to 2 days per week|
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