Located on the northern coast, Embocca is one of the best places to stay in Cabarete Dominican Republic for tourists from around the globe. While one might think they are limited to ocean sports – seeing as Cabarete is known as a kite surfers paradise, there is a vast array of activities and destinations inland that you simply shouldn’t pass up. From El Choco National Park to small shops offering artisan crafts, food and souvenirs, Cabarete attracts people from across the world looking to connect their love for the outdoors with local culture and cuisine.
Here are our top choices for things to do in and around Cabarete:
– Kite surfing (a.k.a. kiteboarding)
– El Choco National Park (just a 15-minute walk from the center of town)
– Horseback riding tours and lessons
– Tubing on the Yasica river in Jamao
– Surfing in Playa Encuentro
– Stand up paddle boarding (SUP Boarding)
– Canyoning tour of Magic Mushroom
– Big game fishing charters
For those days you want to enjoy everything a private villa has to offer, Embocca can arrange in-villa massages, spa treatments and photography sessions from Dominican Republic’s most hospitable and welcoming people. Who wouldn’t want a massage overlooking the beach while surrounded by lush flora and fauna? Embocca combines the amenities you would find at a resort with the privacy of a high-end beach home.
For families, Cabarete is a dream destination as there are limitless options for kids of all ages. Absolutely try the Glide n’ ride adventure which combines 8 zip lines, horseback riding and breathtaking views of the Dominican countryside (minimum age to participate is 3 years old). Tubing on the Yasica river in Jamao is another option for a low impact relaxing activity. Catamaran Charters offer snorkeling at different reefs, amazing views as you cruise along the coastline and delicious BBQ and drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) onboard. Villa pickup and drop off is available with advance notice.
When traveling to Cabarete it would be a shame to miss out on the nightlife. Head to Onno’s Bar for cocktails and yummy food. Onno’s is located directly on the beach and happens to be Cabaretes most popular nightlife destination. Their moto is “Eat Drink Party” which perfectly sums up what you will encounter as soon as you enter. If you aren’t looking to leave Embocca, let us hire a DJ and bartenders so the party can come to you.