Yasika Adventures in Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic
Imagine sailing 100 feet over the ground, speeding on various cables as you sore from one launch pad to another. At Yasika Adventures in Puerto Plata, that’s more than just a dream, for many, it’s a reality. Hundreds of tourists visit Yasika Adventures each year, eager to face the thrill and adrenaline rush provided by the park. Only a 30 minute drive from Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, the park offers an exhilarating and memorable experience that will be hard to forget.
What Is There To Do at Yasika Adventures?
Many people have longed to do something daring – skydive, rock climb or bungee jump. Ziplining at Yasika Adventures is an exhilarating, but safe alternative that allows visitors to soar at speeds of 30 miles per hour, 100 feet above ground, from one launch pad to the next. The adventure park has ten platforms and 8 cables, that means 8 different rides, that will keep visitors occupied and enthralled.
After the many kilometers of zip-lining, you can stop at the office, pick up some souvenirs and enjoy some native fruit, refreshments and conversation with the owner and other staff.
Safety is of primary importance at Yasika Adventures, and all of the equipment is well-maintained and the workers are all highly trained. Each staff member receives three months of in-depth training that addresses all possible safety concerns. Additionally, water is available at every platform, so staff and visitors can keep hydrated.
Cost of Yasika Adventures
Ziplining above the jungle with Yasika Adventures costs $79 per person until November 1, 2008, when the price will go up to $84. This cost includes transportation to and from Puerto Plata, water and fruit cocktail.
Dates and Times
Open year-round, Yasika Adventures is open Mondays through Saturdays from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Directions to Yasika Adventures
Located on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, just outside of Puerto Plato, in Yasika, Yasika Adventures overlooks the beautiful jungle and the Atlantic Ocean.