IRF activity selections offer Invitational attendees the opportunity to participate in some of the Dominican Republic's finest destination experiences first hand. The IRF is pleased to announce the activity options for Friday, May 29:

Activity selections can be made through your registration profile. Registered attendees will receive an email once selections become available. Spaces are limited. While wait lists are available, IRF cannot guarantee accommodation once an activity is sold out. Please note: some activities may have physical requirements. Any restrictions related to your activity selection will be outlined under "Restrictions and Considerations". 

  

 
 

 

Sponsored by Amstar DMC

Location: Bávaro Airport Business Center
Capacity:
30 participants (2 classes of 15)

A Dominican Master Chef will take you through the steps of cooking the delicious local cuisine. First, you will prepare and design your chocolate drops, then start on your main course with easy-to-follow directions to produce the most famous dishes from the Dominican. Combining herbs, locally grown vegetables, and organic meat and fish to delight your taste buds – truly a flavor of Paradise! Class will constitute a full meal, served with wine and beer.

Restrictions and Considerations: Class includes food handling for the full group – please consider your health and the spreading of germs throughout your participation.

GROUP 1 (Morning)
 
GROUP 2 (Afternoon)
 
 

 


Sponsored by Amstar DMC

Location: Scape Park Cap Cana
Capacity: 200 participants

Scape Park is a natural theme park with numerous attractions ranging from adventurous and adrenaline-pumping activities to cultural and highly entertaining experiences, guaranteeing an unforgettable visit. Activities to select from in the park include ziplining, cave expeditions, swimming in the cenote Hoyo Azul, and nature hikes. Private group lunch with ice-cold beer is included.

What to Bring: Swimwear, a hat, tennis shoes or sandals with a strap around the ankle, biodegradable sunscreen, a camera, and extra money for gifts and souvenirs.

Restrictions and Considerations: Maximum waist size for the zipline activity is 44 inches or 111 cm. This tour is not suitable for pregnant women.

   

   

Sponsored by Amstar DMC

Location: Dominican Countryside
Capacity:
 100 participants

“Ensuring Tomorrow” focuses on Dominican history, culture and specifically on its natural beauty. You will visit a public school to meet the local children and assist in teaching them some English. Then visit a local family home and sample vanilla, coffee, and chocolate among other local products grown in their organic natural state. You’ll go on a nature walk, spend time on the Anamuya River, and learn about the many natural resources of the Dominican Republic. Enjoy lunch at the Iguana Ranch and offset your carbon footprint by planting a local tree and giving back to the future. Learn more about this year's CSR activity here.

What to Bring: Comfortable clothing, swimwear, a hat, a towel from the hotel, tennis shoes or sandals with a strap around the ankle, biodegradable sunscreen, a camera, and extra money for gifts and souvenirs. The IRF will also be collecting donated school supplies to be gifted to the local school children. 

Restrictions and Considerations: Due to the sometimes-bumpy terrain, this tour is not suitable for pregnant women or people with back issues.

   

  

Sponsored by Amstar DMC

Location: Anamuya Mountain
Capacity: 60 participants

Self-drive through the mountains trails and engage with squirrel monkeys as we take a tour of the famous mountain range – Anamuya. Private group lunch with ice-cold beer is included.

What to Bring: Comfortable clothing, swimwear, closed-toe shoes, a towel from the hote, insect repellent, biodegradable sunscreen. 

Restrictions and Considerations: This tour is not suitable for pregnant women or participants with respiratory issues.

  

  

Sponsored by Amstar DMC

Location: Cabeza de Toro
Capacity: 60 participants

Come and discover the secrets of the Caribbean Sea up close! Our glass bottom boat gives you the perfect opportunity to see firsthand myriads of amazing multicolored fish that inhabit the Bávaro coastline. The more daring participants can jump in and swim while a net looms in front them with sharks and stingrays inside. After all the excitement, enjoy a tasty cocktail and cruise to a waist-deep natural swimming pool where the turquoise waters are irresistible! Hosted bar and light food included on board.

What to Bring: Swimwear, sunglasses, a hat, biodegradable sunscreen, a camera, a towel from the hotel, and extra money for gifts and souvenirs.

Restrictions and Considerations: This tour is not suitable for pregnant women.

   

   

Sponsored by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts

Location: Iberostar Bávaro Golf Club
Capacity: 60 golfers

On this marvelous vacation destination, just down the road from the Iberostar Grand Bávaro, P.B. Dye has created his latest work of art: the Iberostar Bávaro Golf Club. The leading designer has left his personal hallmark on the course’s sense of vertical movement and the unique layout featured in this 18-hole golf course. Low handicap players will experience a fun challenge, and those players newer to this game will find it forgiving when playing from the regular tee boxes. Join us on a marvelous golf experience at the Iberostar Bávaro Golf Club and find out for yourself why it is one of the best inland golf experiences in the country. The day will include a friendly 18-Hole Shotgun Scramble followed by a private group lunch. Transportation provided by Amstar DMC.

Suggested Attire: Collared shirt & Bermuda-length shorts, skorts, or slacks, golf or tennis shoes (no denim, t-shirts, tank tops, gym shorts, cut-offs, or sandals), a hat, sunglasses and biodegradable sunscreen recommended.

Restrictions and Considerations: Rental equipment will be available at the course – please note your club needs in your registration profile.