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Cigars $8-$10 more here than airport

Go here for the experience to see how a cigar is made quick in the shop. Don’t buy. Don’t believe... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
85adinas
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Thornhill, Canada
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A visit to this shop was offered by the hotel we stayed in, they took us there by bus. When you... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
norskies
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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We offer, unique experiences that combine a cultural tour with the fun of shopping.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Carretera Veron, Punta Cana 23201, Dominican Republic
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+1 809-466-1015
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Go here for the experience to see how a cigar is made quick in the shop. Don’t buy. Don’t believe the hotel will take you here and bring you back quick. Chocolate shop is ok and nice service and price not bad for vanilla extract...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

A visit to this shop was offered by the hotel we stayed in, they took us there by bus. When you first go in, it's a little cigar museum, they demonstrate how they make cigars as well as sell them. Next is a big shopping...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank norskies
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We visited here on a shuttle bus from our hotel at Excellence el Carmen. First of all we were given brief history lesson on a moth covered and ant ridden tunnel. Then we were sent off to shop. Felix who was the team leader was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Not really a mall. Just a bunch of stalls in a wArehouse type building. A cigar maker, T-shirt’s, a few snacks, booze. All over priced. Saw a shotgun toting man outside the front door, what’s up with that?

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Harry M
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Would not recommend. Over priced. Long wait to return back to hotel. They herd the customers in the store but don’t want to interrupt their schedule by dropping tourist off at hotel. It’s a one way ticket to a very LONG day! Hotel prices were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Our family did not enjoy the Bella Mare shopping mall at all. We went hoping to purchase some DR souvenirs, but was disappointed to see that is was an indoor micro-mall mainly with US brand name booths (e.g., Guess), jewelry, cigars, and alcohol. I will...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jim S
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Royalton bavaro takes us for free. In five minutes we wanted to go back the hotel. Is a waste of time, things are ridiculously overpriced and has no variety. The organic chocolate tastes good and also the cacao tea. I think they have a kind...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ileana F
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We wanted a place to buy authentic handmade crafts.. The vacation express guy said 3 x this is it., It is NOT. The people are super friendly, Santiago to mention is great. The locals said this was not what we wanted and sooo wished we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank AmyB74
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Don't bother coming here! There's no experience, no fun, nothing to do! This place is a real tourist trap with extremely overpriced products. As there's no easy access to a real Downtown, they try to steal you! That's how I felt. Me and my husband...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank FeeeeeM
Reviewed 5 May 2018

This was a free ride to this shop by Nexus tours. The ride here was a waste of time. Couple of things I noticed. One the liquor looked like it had been brought from some other store, with some bottles having partial labels removed. There...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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