Activities

With its enviable location on a cliffs edge over looking it’s own private beach, the Balaji Palace offers guests plenty to do at this seaside retreat. This is sheer heaven on earth for outdoor enthusiasts and adventure-seekers, from championship golf, horseback riding, seasonal whale-watching to deep-sea fishing and area excursions to explore all of the areas beauty and charm.

Golf

The Playa Grande Golf Course, Dominican Republic - it’s next door!

The fabulous world-class Robert Trent Jones, Sr. designed Playa Grande Campo de Golf Course is located next door to The Palace. Known as the “Pebble Beach of the Caribbean”, there are over 370 sprawling acres of challenging golf awaiting you. The breathtaking views of the Playa Grande Golf Course feature ten holes that wind along the coastline. We will be happy to arrange tee times on your behalf. And of course, we’lll deliver you to the course, and pick you up after your round!

 

 

Horseback Riding

Trek through the countryside and rainforest on a 3 hour horse back ride (or less, if you choose) with English speaking guides.

Bring your camera and a sense of adventure! From two-hour rides to full day excursions, all of our tours feature breathtaking ocean and mountain views.

 

Deep Sea Fishing

Deep sea fishing with English speaking crews for short, half day and full day charters chasing after White Marlin, Barracuda, Wahoo, Tuna, Dorado, Perch and Yellow Fin Snapper.

Snorkeling

Snorkeling

The same company that rents fishing charters also has snorkeling trips for you to enjoy all of the colorful fish and coral of the sea.

 

Scuba Diving

Get your Scuba diving certification at our area’s PADI Dive School, enjoy an introductory “try-a-dive” (an hour pool lesson) followed by an instructor supervised dive. There are 20 dive sites regularly visited, ranging from 8 meters to 40 meters deep, with amazing coral, caves and underwater mountains as well as all colors of sea life.