Amber Cove Shore Excursions FAQs

Questions we have recently been asked about our Amber Cove shore excursions:

Where is Amber Cove cruise terminal?

The Amber Cove cruise terminal is about 20 minutes' drive west of Puerto Plata on the north coast of Puerto Plata. Cocotours has been based in Puerto Plata for over 20 years so we're ideally qualified to offer you private shore excursions from Amber Cove.

Where do I meet your guide and driver for my Amber Cove shore excursion?

We pick you up from the main gate, close to the main road, which is just a stone's throw from the port's own parking area.

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Naïve paintings on the streets of Sosua
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Sosua Bay - popular with cruise passengers

Can we walk from Amber Cove to Puerto Plata? 

No, it is too far to walk in our tropical heat and the highway has no facility for pedestrians. 

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What Amber Cove excursions are there?

Click to see our selection of Amber Cove shore excursions.

Could we book a tour from Amber Cove to Santo Domingo?

No, it's too far away, however we can offer several other exciting tours of historical interest.

Can we go whalewatching from Amber Cove?

No, Samana is too far away, it's over a 3-hour drive to get there.
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Puerto Plata cable car
Amber Cove shore excursion photo of van
Archive photo of Cocotours van



Cocotours continues to offer private transfers throughout the Dominican Republic from 06 am to 5 pm.

All our vehicles are thoroughly and hygienically cleaned before every service.

If you wish to book, or have questions, please contact us on the numbers and addresses at the foot of this page.

29 MARCH 2020 - The Dominican Republic is imposing a daily curfew from 1700 hrs to 0600 hrs, there is neither public transportation, nor any scheduled intercity bus service. But taxis, and private vans continue to operate.