Inspiration for the Americas

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Inspiration for the Americas



Mexico Mayan Adventure [Cancun] Tulum Extreme [Cancun] ATV Xtreme & Zip Line (Single - Double) [Cancun] The Traveller’s Table [Riviera Maya] Luxury Sailing & Snorkelling Puerto Aventuras [Cancun] Full Experience Isla Mujeres [Cancun] Isla Contoy [Cancun] Caribbean Star Snorkelling VIP [Cancun] Luxury Sailing [Cancun] Sunset by The Bay [Cancun]

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Dominican Republic Bavaro Foodies & Drinks [Punta Cana] Saona + [East Region Punta Cana, La Romana, Juan Dolio , Santo Domingo] Conquest Santo Domingo [All D.R. Regions] Cayo Paraiso [Puerto Plata] Las Galeras 7 Beaches [Samana] White Water Rafting [North Regions] Nibison Waterfall Buggy [Punta Cana]

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Costa Rica Combo Tour at Vandara Hot Spring [Liberia] Discover Arenal Treasures [Arenal] Discover Monteverde Highlights [Monteverde] Palo Verde National Park & Guaitil Tour [Liberia] Cloudforest Adventure Arenal Monteverde [Costa Rica] Discover Costa Rica 12D11N [Costa Rica]

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Opening doors to a world of possibilities.

Take a Look Inside Think of us as your people on the ground, indestination. We’re there to help your customers explore the Americas in the way that best represents your brand. As one of the leading DMCs in the region, our service has been trusted by some of the biggest names in travel for over 25 years. Our sample of products in this brochure has been carefully curated by our specialist local teams to provide a glimpse of what we can support you with. We look forward to a successful partnership.


Discova the Difference This is what makes our product unique! Whether it’s an activity, destination, itinerary or exclusive promotion – this special aspect differentiates Discova from other operators.

Mexico Mexico is world-famous for its many natural wonders, such as superb beaches, majestic mountains, and beautiful rivers. It’s also a destination with a rich cultural heritage, with a fascinating history that melds together its prehispanic and colonial past into the modern day. Its unique gastronomy and the happiness of its people make it one of the top destinations in the world.


Mayan Adventure Cancun Enjoy a fantastic experience encompassing the jungle and the Caribbean Sea! Discover three extraordinary ecosystems of the Mayan World in one day. Be surprised by Mexico´s biodiversity and join us on a snorkelling tour that showcases the vivid and vibrant marine life to be found here. Then, feel like an intrepid explorer in an underground cave in the middle of the dense jungle. Finally, discover the mystical wonders of the Mayan sink holes, or cenotes, Pakal Nah and Aktun Co.

Tulum Xtreme Cancun Indulge in the perfect blend of culture and adventure. We will take travellers on a tour with a certified guide to the most impressive archaeological site overlooking the Caribbean Sea – the ruins at Tulum. Next, fly above the jungle canopy on a spectacular zip-line ride with stunning panoramic views – if travellers dare to take them in! After, rappel down into the Mayan jungle and enjoy snorkelling through an underground river of crystalline water. After a day exploring Mexico’s prehispanic history while engaging in a little thrilling fun, replenish with authentic Mexican cuisine at the buffet.

ATV Xtreme & Zip Line (Single - Double) Cancun

Inspiration for Mexico

Venture into the Mayan jungle and immerse in nature. On this tour, there is ample opportunity to embrace the beautiful scenery all around while getting that adrenaline fix too. Experience the most thrilling adventure riding a Canam ATV across the jungle. Next, practice snorkelling in the magical setting of a mystical underground river. A popular activity in the wilderness, fly through the canopy on a selection of 7 exhilarating zip lines. After working up an appetite, enjoy a delicious Mexican buffet under a palapa tree surrounded by the sounds of nature.

The Traveller’s Table Riviera Maya Let us take you on a journey through time, showcasing flavours and techniques from Mayan traditional cuisine mixed with modern day gastronomy. Delight with a 5-course meal paired with delicious wines, mezcals and tequilas.


Luxury Sailing & Snorkelling Puerto Aventuras Cancun Climb aboard our luxury sailing catamaran to discover remarkable offshore locations along the Caribbean coastline — a relaxing and rewarding addition to any vacation. Sail to one of the most impressive reefs in the Caribbean for a snorkelling adventure. Our sailboats offer a first-class, unobtrusive way to catch a glimpse of the aquatic world – with many stingrays and sometimes even sightings of turtles – in an environmentally conscious way. This half-day excursion combines pure sailing pleasure, attentive service from an experienced crew, stand-up paddleboarding, swimming and snorkelling.

Full Experience Isla Mujeres Cancun Enjoy a wonderful day of sailing to explore the idyllic Isla Mujeres. Aboard the luxury boat, enjoy the premium open bar and relax on the journey. Take the offered opportunity to snorkel straight off the boat, or simply recline and soak up the sun with a cocktail. On arrival at the island, spend time at the beautiful beach, wander around the shops, or pick one of the three choices of exclusive beach clubs to while away the afternoon. Meet the boat crew at the end of the afternoon and sail back to Cancun.

Isla Contoy

Inspiration for Mexico

Cancun Explore the pristine, untouched beauty of Contoy Island, a natural protected area since 1961. Travellers will jump aboard and head to Ixlache reef, where they can choose to go snorkelling with an experienced guide. On arrival in Contoy, there is freedom of choice for several activities. Simply enjoy the immaculate white, sandy beach along with the mesmerizingly clear turquoise waters or go and do some sightseeing. There is a museum and an observatory to explore, as well as a lagoon home to a wide array of bird species. After spending time on Contoy, it’s off to Isla Mujeres for a tasty late lunch at Ice Bar Beach Club before returning to Cancun by boat.

Caribbean Star Snorkelling VIP Cancun A trip focused solely on the snorkelling. Aboard our ferry that will take travellers on a 3-hour adventure visiting two popular snorkelling points. Professional guides will go through an instructions briefing detailing all the activity rules before taking travellers to the underwater museum of art. Here, explore the installations and sculptures underwater for an unforgettable experience. Next, on to things not so artificial as we explore the coral reef between Cancun and Isla Mujeres. Enjoy looking at the colourful coral and looking out for the variety of tropical fish.


Luxury Sailing Puerto Vallarta During this one-of-a-kind tour of the Vallarta coastline, we’ll give travellers the chance to jump in and enjoy the water. Swim, snorkel, or paddleboard with our complimentary equipment in some of Vallarta’s most beautiful hotspots. A secret cove just south of Puerto Vallarta awaits travellers to dive into the secluded watery world and explore. We’ll sail to many of Vallarta’s most scenic and spectacular waterfront locations and get glimpses of the beautiful Sierra Madre mountain range and the city of Puerto Vallarta, as well as the surrounding tropical rainforest. Get the chance to see dolphins, whales (during wintertime), tropical fish, and other marine life too.

Sunset by The Bay Puerto Vallarta While the sunset view in the city is good, you won’t get a better view than on a sunset catamaran cruise. Sail right to the centre of the Bay of Banderas. To the east, there is a complete view of Puerto Vallarta and the rolling Sierra Madre Mountains bathed in golden light. To the west is one of the most incredible sunsets. The clouds are surrounded by brilliant shades of red, orange, pink, and yellow. These breathtaking colours take over the entire sky and end right where the horizon meets the Pacific Ocean. Truly, there is no better view in all of Vallarta. Relax aboard the luxury Frenchmade catamaran on comfortable cushioned seating areas and enjoy the fine wine and incredible meal provided.

The Dominican Republic The Dominican Republic epitomises most people’s idea of a Caribbean island – miles and miles of palm-fringed beaches. But besides its stunning coastline, the small country also comprises rich rainforests, mesmerising mountains and sandy dunes, making it one of the region’s most geographically diverse countries!


Bavaro Foodies & Drinks Punta Cana An experience offered exclusively by Discova in Punta Cana where travellers will discover the tasty delights of Dominican gastronomy; its flavours, smells, and colours. At the same time, travellers will learn about the culture of the island of Hispaniola and get the chance to socialise with their new friends and locals.

Discova the Difference This exclusive Discova program is not available through any other operators.

Inspiration for the Dominican Republic

Saona + East Region (Punta Cana, La Romana, Juan Dolio, Santo Domingo). Saona’s picture-perfect beaches attract more visitors than all of the DR’s national parks combined. A protected site and part of Cotubanamá National Park, the island is a dream tropical escape. We combine a classic beach excursion with a trip to Altos de Chavón — a model 16th century Mediterranean village sculpted entirely out of stone on the mountainside. Engage in some sunbathing and swimming in the sea, then enjoy some culture in the same day.


Discova the Difference We visit both the historic town of Altos de Chavon and the island of Saona - a unique combination offered through Discova.

Conquest Santo Domingo All D.R. Regions The Dominican Republic’s capital city, Santo Domingo, is the most modern and dynamic metropolis in the Caribbean. La Capital —as it is affectionately called — epitomises the pulse of Dominican culture, where the old and the new converge seamlessly from centuriesold colonial architecture and history, to large shopping malls, art galleries, an electric nightlife, and a booming gastronomy scene.

Discova the Difference Discova is the Only DMC that combines the colonial city, the downtown area, and the site of government to give a complete view of Santo Domingo.

Cayo Paraiso Puerto Plata

Inspiration for the Dominican Republic

Cayo Arena showcases schools of tropical fish that can easily be seen in shallow turquoise waters, making this spot a paradise for snorkelling fans. The area boasts some of the most abundant marine life in the DR, with corals, sponges, and a multitude of colourful fish swimming around travellers’ feet.

Las Galeras 7 Beaches Samana Travellers get to feel like James Bond aboard a speedboat discovering Las Galeras’ 7 beaches, including Fronton Beach and Ricon beach. These are some of the most magnificent beaches to be found in the Caribbean. Soak up the sun, relax, or have a swim in the serene surroundings in between the thrilling speedboat rides.


Discova the Difference This speedboat trip to discover no less than 7 beaches is operated exclusively by Discova.

Whitewater Rafting North Regions Hop on an adrenaline-pumping river-rafting excursion from Jarabacoa, braving the gushing level-two rapids of the Yaque del Norte. Travellers get to experience DR’s longest river, passing along its lush riverbanks and canyons and admiring the countryside scenery.

Nisibon Waterfall Buggy Punta Cana This is an action-packed tour exploring the Dominican countryside. Travellers visit a cigar factory as well as a plantation that produces coconut oil, coffee, and cacao to learn about these processes from the family themselves. Zooming through the villages at the base of the Anamuya mountains, we encounter a 2-room school to learn about the education system and the various fruits and spices that grow in the area. Travellers get on board their own Honda buggies to zip down dirt tracks passing through glorious scenery into the mountains. Travellers will arrive at La Guama waterfall, where they can enjoy swimming and exploring a nearby tropical oasis. Finish up by driving to Paradise Beach to relax or even try some boogie boarding!

Discova the Difference This exclusive Discova program is not available through any other operators.

Costa Rica Teeming with wildlife, roughly a quarter of Costa Rica is protected jungle, making it the ultimate destination for nature lovers. Whether your customers are looking for an immersive, multi-day itinerary or simply a handful of day tours to complement a beach vacation, we can help. Our Costa Rica office boasts over 25 years managing group adventures, honeymoons, tailor-made itineraries and much more.


Combo Tour at Vandara Hot Spring Liberia Travellers get to visit the Vandara Hot Springs & Adventures Park for a day of joyful experiences, including horse riding, ziplining through the canopy, zooming down water slides, and even enjoying a soothing dip in the Tizate thermal pools. There’s also an interesting cultural activity included as well as the chance to enjoy a delicious typical Costa Rican lunch.

Discova the Difference Travellers will enjoy a private service. Lunch will be served in an exclusive area of the Tizate thermal pools, and the use of the pools will be exclusively for Discova travellers.

Discover Arenal Treasures Arenal The traveller will have the opportunity to visit the volcanic area of Arenal and discover its teasures. Taking a boat ride across the lake, travellers will learn of the geological features of the area affected by the recent active volcanic period. Next, they will arrive at some magical hanging bridges that zig zag through the canopy, allowing the visitor to explore the lush rainforest from a unique perspective while looking out for wildlife. After, the traveller will have the opportunity to relax in the rejuvenating thermal pools naturally heated by the Arenal Volcano.

Discover Monteverde Highlights Monteverde

Inspiration for Costa Rica

An essential part of any Costa Rica trip, this experience takes travellers up into the forest canopy to explore the trails and hanging bridges that wind through the trees. Back on solid ground, travellers have the chance to learn about one of the world’s most-loved hot beverages – Costa Rican coffee. Hear the production process explained by the experts and, of course, enjoy a cup of the famed drink.

Palo Verde National Park & Guaitil Tour Liberia An adventure that takes travellers on a tranquil boat ride along a gorgeous river in the Palo Verde National Park, surrounded by the stunning rainforest inhabited by an innumerable variety of animal species and exotic vegetation. The tour includes a visit to the town of Guaitil, famous for its clay handicrafts.


Discova the Difference This is a Discova-exclusive product: The tour will be operated at an exclusive hour, allowing our clients to enjoy the comfort and exclusivity of the services in private. After, at Guaitil, travellers will get a souvenir to take home.

Cloudforest Adventure Arenal Monteverde 5D4N Costa Rica Get in touch with Costa Rica’s nature on this 5-day journey. Take a boat trip down one of the emblematic rivers of the Arenal area and enjoy the world-famous biodiversity on show. Feel the adrenaline of ziplining through the mystical cloud-covered canopy. Get a taste for delicious Costa Rican cuisine along the way. After so much adventure, rejuvenate in soothing hot springs and be blown away by the sight of active volcanoes.

Discovering Costa Rica 12D11N Costa Rica Enjoy the adventure of delving deep into Costa Rica from coast to coast on this 12day journey. Visit Tortuguero, Arenal and Guanacaste. In each of these areas, travellers will be able to experience the best local tours, appreciate beautiful natural scenery, engage in a little adventure, and get a feel for the Pura Vida lifestyle. This will make for an unforgettable journey.

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