Passion Paradise Adventures was born from our passion for the amazing underwater experiences that the Dominican Republic has to offer. We also know how important it is to have a well-run excursion that allows people to enjoy their day in paradise. Its taken us years to refine how we do things and we continue to make our premier experiences fun, enjoyable and relaxing for our customers. Our scuba diving and snorkeling excursions have become the only premier excursions to Catalina Island. Our private beach is perfect for those wanting a hassle free, in the sun or out of the sun experience. The Passion Paradise Adventures business is a branch of Passion Paradise Investments SRL. Our promise to you is that our passion for a great experience in the Dominican Republic, is one that you will remember for all the best reasons.
We strive to ensure that your needs and expectations are met to the highest standard, from the very first moment to the last impression. We’ve got the best people in the business with over 20 years of experience. Our staff are carefully chosen, as we want you to have the best adventures in the Dominican Republic. If you are concerned about health and safety, then there ‘s no need to worry, with our staff certified to ensure that you have a safe and unforgettable experience in paradise.
With every adventure, we are always concerned on leaving the smallest carbon foot print and promote sustainability, delivering social and economic growth within the community. We invite you to have a look at our excursions and if there’s something that interests you, do get in touch. We’d love you to join us!
Passion Paradise Adventures’ mission, is to deliver a true taste of paradise through all of our adventures, working closely with the local community to preserve the natural beauty of the Dominican Republic.
‘Paradise’ is a new catamaran at Passion Paradise Adventures. It measures 47ft long by 16ft wide and is powered by twin 200 HP Yamaha engines. It was designed and built to cater for the ultimate snorkeling and diving experience, while complying with the latest regulations. The boat consists of two decks, to accommodate for a maximum of 75 passengers and is equipped with two exits on each side of the boat, as well as, a platform at the rear, which makes it easier for both divers and snorkelers to exit and enter the boat without waiting for one another.
The boat is equipped with; fire extinguishers, oxygen tank, flares, medical first aid kit, marine radio, GPS navigation system and life jackets for your safety.
On the bottom deck we have the facility to house 24 dive tanks at the rear, which can be easily converted into seating and further 26 dive tanks at the front. There are two fully lit marine toilets with fresh water and a fresh water shower at the rear. Located in the center of the boat, is a friendly managed bar ready to server you a wide selection of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and an entertainment area at the front, where you can enjoy a wide selection of traditional dancing with the entertainment team.
On the top deck there is seating for those who wish to enjoy the sunshine and the scenic views of paradise as we approach ‘Catalina Island’.
The boat has a top of the range sound system and is equipped with lighting for night entertainment.
‘Passion II’ is a new custom designed and purpose built Scuba Diving boat at Passion Paradise Adventures. It measures 35 ft long by 16ft wide and has a capacity for 30 scuba divers and 15 snorkelers aboard.
Each platform is designed to hold 30 dive bottles and measures 1 1/2 meters (4.5ft) allowing divers to easily kit up and get into the water quicker to maximise there dive experience.
The boat is also equipped with a restroom, life jackets, small bar, fresh water shower, calibrated sound system with ambient beats and two ladders, one on each platform to get out of the water quickly and prepare for the next dive.
On the top deck there is seating for those who wish to enjoy the sunshine and the scenic views of paradise as we approach ‘Catalina Island’ and the dive sites.
‘Eileen’ is a new boat measuring 22ft long and 6.2ft wide and is powered by a 75 HP Yamaha engine. The boat accommodates for a maximum of 25 passengers and is used to ferry passengers between our private beach and the main tour boat. At the front of the boat is a medical first aid kit, life jackets and flares.
Eileen is amazing - she made the trip to Catalina Island very special! Thank you!
- Clean speedboat which is not over crowded
- Soft and alcoholic drinks supplied in abundance
- Doesn't feel like a typical rushed 'excursion'
- Suitable for divers and snorkellers
- Eileen has a private beach area at Catalina Island which is so beautiful and peaceful, we had the beach to ourselves
- The sea was crystal clear and turquoise blue
- The Lunch provided is just out of this world, a buffet BBQ was prepared with fresh ingredients and cooked so well - it was my highlight!
- Very reasonably priced in comparison to other tour providers
- The Service is exceptional; just outstanding!
- Eileen and her team actually care about the marine life; it's not just about the money or destroying the coral; they are passionate about preserving/conserving the marine life! Love it!
- You are looked after if you get a little sea-sick
- None! We absolutely loved it!
Catalina - Amazing trip and Exceptional Hosts/Service
Association of Scuba Service Engineers & technicians
The boat trip was topped off with good food, drink, and many laughs. Swimming in the clear caribbean sea, was amazing, the paradise Island magical... totally recommend this trip.
A must do!!