We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ocean Adventures Stingray Bay Caribbean Festival - CLOSED

Playa Los Corales, Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
+1 809-390-7418
Review Highlights

Swimming with the nurse sharks was so awesome! We loved the stingray massage!! What a fun... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Buckner, Kentucky

This guy was everything. He made us feel good about the whole experience and was there showing us... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
Read all 569 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
STINGRAY BAY CARIBBEAN FESTIVAL is a Once in a Lifetime Experience, proudly presented by Ocean Adventure Punta Cana:Admire the most amazing scenery of the coastline while sailing on our large double floor catamaran. Sail toward "Stingray Bay" and get an adrenaline shot by swimming with our nurse sharks at our private and exclusive floating aquarium. Also get up close with our stingrays, with the safest interaction program in the world. While you pet them you will learn interesting facts about these fascinating animals.Snorkel on the natural reef of Bavaro Punta Cana, where a vast variety of beautiful and colorful fish will give you the impression of swimming in an aquarium.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“nurse sharks” (83 reviews)
“pirate ship” (62 reviews)
“coral reef” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Playa Los Corales, Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
+1 809-390-7418

Similar Things to Do in Bavaro

More Things to do in Bavaro
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 442 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Swimming with the nurse sharks was so awesome! We loved the stingray massage!! What a fun adventure. This is a must do!

Thank 2DIslands
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This guy was everything. He made us feel good about the whole experience and was there showing us all the sharks. I stopped swimming at some point and he came to make sure I was fine. 100%.

Thank D M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We expected just a snorkeling tour and swimming with the sharks aboard a catamaran, but we got a bit more. We went on board a double decker boat with a full crew of guides and entertainers. The swimming with the sharks and photo shoot with...More

Thank Rita1375
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing activity. You can interact t with stingrays and swim with sharks very pleasant. The crew on the platform is very nice an no alcohol is allowed since it involves swimming in the sea.

Thank JM J
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome. We got to hold the stingrays and swim with sharks. A lot fun for all ages. The staff are grear, really nice and helpful. They won't leave you behind and treat everyone like s priority.

Thank Grace P
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This event is an ok trip. The snorkeling is so so. The String Ray was very cool and the Nurse Sharks were interesting. The best part of the trip was the Beach Party. Good Music, lots of people and nice water. The crew was terrific....More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Poor shark is kept in the area and stingrays have surgery to remove the toxin from them. It is not nice for the animals with so many people going in the water for the same adventure.

Thank First L
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I had no idea what to expect with this portion of our excursion, but it ended up being great. Both my girls gofgled as the sting ray brushed their feet. With the sharks, they didn't actually realize there were sharks where they were swimming. They...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Was fun very controled and well worth the time. Would recommend for most to do. Beach party afterwards was super

Thank jaybird2020
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Loved this experience. Crew were very professional and fun. Pictures of the day by the pros were beautiful. Thanks for the best day of my trip.

Thank LillyP3
Nearby Restaurants
289 reviews
.29 km away
234 reviews
.36 km away
Citrus Restaurant
801 reviews
.41 km away
Cuts and Grill
108 reviews
.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
El Tour Caribe - Tours
448 reviews
.24 km away
Ocean Adventures - Caribbean Pirates
1,087 reviews
.00 km away
Power Adventures
317 reviews
.76 km away
Ocean Adventures Punta Cana
183 reviews
.18 km away