Activities & Excursions

LHVR guests and their families have a wide variety of activities available to them in the Dominican Republic’s North Coast.

Next door is the Ocean World Adventure Park with its daily animal and aquatic shows and casino. Other activities in the area include a cable car ride to the peak of Mount Isabel de Torres, white water rafting, horseback riding, deep sea fishing, boating, snorkeling, monster truck safaris and city tours of Puerto Plata, named one of the 53 best destinations in the world by The New York Times.

Sports & Activities

  • Non-Motorized Water-Sports
    • Snorkeling Equipment
    • Boogie Boards
    • Kayaks
  • Sports
    • Tennis Courts
    • Basketball Court
    • Beach Volleyball Court
  • Health Clubs
    • 2 Gyms with Exercise Equipment
  • Various Shopping Areas
  • Merchandise Store
  • Life-Size Chess Game
  • Synagogue

Daytime Programs

  • Jogging
  • Games
  • Music
  • Spanish Lessons
  • Beach & Pool Volleyball
  • Stretching
  • Aqua-Aerobics
  • Dance Lessons
  • Daily Children’s Entertainment Programs
  • Island Cooking Lessons

For Children

  • Kid’s Club and Kid’s Art Club
  • Supervised Kid’s Club Opened Daily
    • from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and
    • from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Daily Activities Program for Children 4 to 12 years old
  • Two Children’s Pools
  • Mini-Disco
  • Teen’s Activities
  • Playground

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Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort on-property adventure center that has you splashing, swinging, sliding, bouncing, climbing.

Choose from hockey, basketball, flag football, trampoline, miniature golf, bowling, rock wall climbing, archery, and more.  The free sports and activities are endless for ages 12 and up.

Xtreme Paintball is also offered for ages 12 and up at a member fee of $10 U.S. per game, including 40 balls and $20 for all guests, as well as Xtreme Tennis from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.  Games are free per hour until 7 p.m., limit of two hours per day, and $10 U.S. per hour between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Xtreme Zone is open 9 a.m. to noon, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. daily.  For activity reservations, visit the Xtreme Zone Front Desk.

Xtreme Zone

  • Mini Golf
  • Paintball
  • Hockey Sala
  • Tennis
  • Futsal
  • Flag Football
  • Trampoline
  • Bowling
  • Minature Golf
  • Archery
  • Climbing Wall
  • Basketball

Extra Activities, Facilities & Excursions*

The Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort is the perfect choice for those who appreciate the sporting life and invigorating activities. On-site diversions include the Lifestyle Holidays Polo Club, tennis courts, fully-equipped fitness club, world-class spa and so much more.

Surrounded by sun, sand and sea, guests can enjoy non-motorized water sports plus fishing and sailing of every kind. An on-site diving school prepares you for scuba and snorkeling around the coral reefs off Cofresi Beach.

Take an ecological tour of Gri Gri Lagoon. Ride a cable car up into the mountains. Reserve a day for whitewater rafting at the Yacque del Norte River or rent a 4-wheel-drive truck and explore the jungle.

When you’re in the mood to see local city sights, Puerto Plato offers an oceanfront boulevard lined with intriguing shops, cafes and galleries. On Duarte Street, the Amber Museum displays one-of-a-kind pieces from local mines, intriguing amber fossils and more. While the Fuerte San Felipe (San Felipe Fort) offers a glimpse back in time to the days of Christopher Columbus.

* Some activities or excursions are an additional fee

  • Personalized Weddings in Paradise
  • Los Mangos Executive Golf Course
    • 9 Hole Green Fee
    • Half-Hour Tour Clinic Per Stay
  • Water Sport Center
  • Various Shopping Areas
  • Arcade
  • Tennis Clinics
  • Excursion Center
  • V.I.P World
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There’s plenty to do outside of the resort! Excursions include:

  • Beach Horseback Riding
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Cable car ride into the mountains
  • Deep Sea Fishing Charter
  • Deep Sea Fishing Individual
  • Ecological tour of Gri Gri Lagoon
  • Freestyle Catamaran
  • Kite Surfing
  • Monster Buggy and Quad Bikes Adventure
  • Glass Bottom Kayak & Power Snorkel Combo
  • Green Mount Safari
  • Mega Trucks
  • Mountain Horseback Riding
  • Monkey Jungle
  • Nature Hike
  • Ocean World Adventure Park, Marina, and Casino
  • Outback Safari (4-wheel-drive truck)
  • Paradise Island Speed Boat
  • Paradise Island V.I.P
  • Power Snorkel Adventure
  • Private Yacht Sosua
  • Puerto Plata Tour + Cable Car
  • Puerto Plata Tour Only
  • River Rafting
  • Royal Dolphin Swim
  • Santiago City Tour
  • Sea Lion Encounter
  • Shark Encounter
  • Snorkeling At Sosua Bay
  • Sosua – Cabarete
  • Sunset Horseback with Beach BBQ
  • Sunset Beach Horseback Riding
  • Terra Cross
  • Tip Top Catamaran
  • Trikke City Tour
  • Ultimate Adventure for Thrill Seekers
  • Waterfall
  • Whale Watching
  • Whitewater rafting at the Yacque del Norte River
  • Zip ‘n Ride
  • Zip ‘n Wow
  • Zip ‘n Zoom
  • Zip Lining
  • Zip and Splash

BOOK EARLY! Excursions sell fast!

List of excursions may change. Check with your concierge at the resort or online for availability. All excursions must be paid 24 hours before the excursion. Payment in cash at the resort, or you may book and purchase online. Please bring your own towels.