Amber Cove Shore Excursion FAQs
Questions Carnival Cruise Lines Passengers ask about our Amber Cove shore excursions:
Q. Where is Amber Cove cruise terminal?
A. The Amber Cove cruise terminal is approximately a 15 minute drive west of Puerto Plata on the north coast of the Dominican Republic.
Q. Is Iguana Mama a Carnival Cruise Lines approved tour operator.
A. Iguana Mama has been in business for more than 20 year and we were actually the very first adventure tour provider to be
licensed by the government in the Dominican Republic. As such, when Carnival approached us, we chose to remain an
Q. I have booked an Amber Cove shore excursion with Iguana Mama. Where do I meet your guides and the transport?
A. We pick you up just a 3 minute walk from the Main Gate at Amber Cove. When you book with us we send easy to follow
directions and a downloadable map which you can also find here on the website. Total walking time to the pick up point is
approximately 12 minutes. Though we are not allowed to pick you up inside the port gates, for now, we are allowed to drop you
off inside the Amber Cove port terminal upon return.
Q. Should we be worried about missing our ship sailing if we book with an independent tour operator.
A. Iguana Mama is accutely aware of ship sailing times and the importance of getting you back to Amber Cove well in advance of
your ship leaving port. Should something unforeseen happen (like a bus flat tire) we have contingency plans in place to ensure
your on-time return.