Date: Saturday Oct 13 - Saturday Oct 20, 2018
Location: Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
Earliest arrival time: 5pm
Earliest check out time: 7am
Latest check out time: 11am
Concept: Fashion, Creative, Artistic, Glamour photo shoots

Organizer: VX2 Magazine (publishing subject to approval of photo sets)

Photographers:

Accommodation Costs:
 

  • $890USD/person (based on double occupancy room)
  • 50% Non-Refundable Deposit required at time of booking to confirm spot
  • 50% Non-Refundable balance due by June 5th, 2018
  • 100% payment due up front if booking after June 5th (if there are any spots left)

***deposits, balances and full payments are non-refundable unless trip is cancelled by organizer

What’s included:

  • Accommodations (listed below)
  • Photo shoots with all photographers (it is not mandatory to shoot with all, or any photographers during this trip but the shoots are included if you wish to do so)
  • Food and drinks (non-alcoholic)

Accommodations:

Private hilltop mansion with jungle and secluded beach access in gated community
Details: 15,000sqft, 9 bedrooms (sleeps 18 ppl)
What’s included: On site cleaning staff (9am-3pm), 3 meals daily prepared by chef, private infinity pool, community security guard during the day, private security guard in the evenings, pool cleaner

What’s not included: 

  • Each person is responsible for booking/paying for their own flights (and any baggage fees associated with the flights)
  • Tourist Visa card $10USD (purchased from customs in DR)
  • Minibus from airport (varies based on airport you arrive at and how many people you share with - we can help make arrangements if you provide your arrival details or you can book your own upon arrival)
  • Liquor (any alcohol you wish to consume)
  • Vehicle rental (if you wish to rent a vehicle for your own use - $385-$525 per week based on selection) [$700USD cash depoist required]
  • ATV rental (if you wish to rent an ATV it is $375USD per week and must be paid in advance, ATV will be waiting at house upon our arrival)
  • On site massage service ($30USD/hr)

Things to know:

  • Bring mosquito spray in case it’s required
  • Bring a small flashlight in the event of power failures
  • Do not drink the tap water, bottled water will be provided
  • If you choose to leave the private property it’s not advised in the evening as a lot of locals do not have driver’s licenses and their vehicles tend to be in bad condition
  • There are day excursions available to be booked at extra costs if you desire
  • It goes without saying the property and staff must be treated with the upmost respect at all times, any physical damage caused will be billed to the individual(s) responsible
  • Travel insurance is recommended by the organizer (please speak to the provider of your choice for coverage options)

WEATHER:

Typical and forecasted average temp during trip: highs of 87*F, lows of 74*F

  • Probability of Precipitation: 20%
  • Monthly rain fall average: 1.75”
  • Sunlight hours: 8-10 
  • Sunrise: 6:30AM
  • Sunset: 6:20PM
  • Humidity: 50-70%
  • Water Temp: 84*F avg

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS:

  • Zipline - $95USD/person (minimum 6ppl)
  • Limon Waterfall - $44USD/person walk/hike or $50USD/person horseback
  • ATV trip - $60USD/person (2 per ATV) or $90USD/person (individual ATV)

 

Here is a quick video showing the surrounding area of the mansion and some video of the mansion itself:

 

If you are interested in joining VX2 Magazine on this trip to the Dominican Republic please submit your application below. All applications are reviewed, only those short listed will be contacted.