Tourism in Punta Cana - Dominican Republic
Travel guide and tourist information to visit Punta Cana - Bavaro and around: what to see, what to do, what to visit, which excursions... in Punta Cana Bavaro.
Punta Cana - Dominican Republic
is on the eastern coast of the Dominican Republic,
in the province of La Altagracia. The area is well known for its
beaches and resorts that offer tourists both the Caribbean Sea and
Atlantic Ocean. Since the 70 is one of the most popular tourist
destinations in the Dominican Republic and Caribbean.
The coastline of white sandy beach stretches about 50 kilometers. The beaches are white sand and blue-green sea with waves of constant intensity, without reaching the beaches of the turquoise Caribbean Sea to the south. The weather is stable all year round with average temperatures around 26 ° C, the ideal temperature to enjoy a beach holiday.
In Punta Cana is many hotels and all-inclusive resorts which combine to form the area where there is more resort in the Dominican Republic with many foreign tourists and Dominicans. The city also has a local international airport, international airport of Punta Cana, private property and with a passenger flow even more than the Las Americas International Airport of Santo Domingo, and 12 golf courses are world class built since 1991.
The Punta Cana area begins north with the Arena Gorda beach and Bavaro Beach, between which more than 24 kilometers of coastline with large hotel complexes. Following in the same direction, is Playa Ubero Alto, Macao and Playa El Cortecito. On the other side of the cape, the beaches of Cabeza de Toro, Engano Juanillo and Punta Cana, the latter quiet and uncrowded.
Punta Cana Bavaro is the realm of all-inclusive where everything is done and planned to spend a dream holiday in the Dominican Republic, in addition to the beach and the sun many tourist attractions and excursions are available. In addition to the activities offered by the hotels & resorts, the aera has many restaurants, bars, nightclubs ... to spend nights intense.
All activities and excursions are available from the Punta Cana hotels and shuttle comes retrieve tourists.
The area of Punta Cana Bavaro is several kilometers long
- In the south, the Cap Cana resort with its golf, its marina and luxury hotels (Santuary Cap Cana, Fishing Lodge).
- The area of the airport with the Punta Cana Resort & Club, the Tortuga Bay andPunta Cana Village. Punta Cana Village composed of houses and apartments for rent and a few restaurants and shops.
- Cabeza de Toro located between the lagoon and the sea with a small village with a few all inclusives such as Natura Park Eco Resort, Be Live Grand Punta Cana, Dreams Palm Beach and The Royal Catalonia Bavaro with its golf course.
- Continuing to the north is Bibijagua Beach, Jellyfish beach and Los Corales Beach where many hotels on the beach.
- El Cortecito is a small tourist village with many homes for rent, hotels, all-inclusive and some hotels.
- Bavaro area with its beautiful world famous beach and all inclusive hotel known.
- Fruisa is a lively village where many Dominicans working in hotels live. The atmosphere is warm and festive.
- In the north, the area of Uvero Alto with, among others, the Dreams Punta Cana, the Sivory Punta Cana...
Between each of these tourist centers are malls (Plaza San Juan, Plaza Palma Real, Plaza Briasas ...) where tourists find all kinds of shops, supermarkets, cinemas, restaurants, bars ...
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Tourist attractions in Punta Cana
The Manati Park is a zoo
with crocodiles, iguanas, flamingos, dolphins ... restaurants, craft
shops, entertainment. In this park you can swim with dolphins (booking
with extra cost) and many tourist activities.
Manati Park protects the flora and fauna of the Dominican Republic, and endangered species such as iguanas, tropical birds...
The park is open daily from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, there is a free shuttle service departing from hotels.
Rate (08/2012) $ 20 for children under 12, $ 35 otherwise.
Immerse yourself in the middle of the largest coral reef in Punta Cana and discover the flora and fauna unique underwater.
Day catamaran. You will
sail along the Caribbean coast, enjoy a good meal, an open bar and snorkeling
in the warm waters of Punta Cana. The Catamaran Cruise is a family friendly
Buggy Tours around Punta
Cana through small roads in the countryside Dominican. The tour includes
a visit to the Macao beach (one of the few public beaches Punta Cana).
Heavy truck safari for
a day in the countryside of Punta Cana, from the middle of cane fields,
small villages, rivers. Lunch, drinks included.
Output with outboard Bavaro
Splash. Pilot your own boat, surf the waves of the Caribbean.
Bavaro Golf Club, La Cana Golf Club, Cocotal Golf and Country Club and the Catalonia Cabeza de Toro Golf Club.
Diving, windsurfing, jet ski.... are offered by Punta Cana hotels.
For lovers of deep sea fishing in Punta Cana you can fish for marlin, dorado, wahoo and tuna.
The Reserve Ojos Indígenas is an private ecological park of 1500 hectares of subtropical forest with many varieties of plants and 11 lagoons.
Canopy Adventure Tour
Park with 8 courses ranging
from 90 to 700 meters long. Canopy Adventure Tour for extreme sensations.
Swim with dolphins
Swimming with dolphins in the sea,
a fabulous experience!
Places to visit near Punta Cana
Excursion to Saona Island
Catamaran Cruise to Saona
Island from Punta Cana. For an unforgettable day on the island paradise
of the Dominican Republic, white sand, coconut trees, sun, water critallines
are four components of this dream excursions on this
The excursion to Saona Island is a must tourist attractions in Dominican Republic.
Playa de Arena Gorda, Playa Bavaro, Playa de El Cortecito, Cabeza de Toro, Cabo Engaño et Juanito.
The Basilica of Nuestra Senora de Altagracia
Basilica dedicated to the patron of the countries, all on 21 January an impressive procession takes place.
La Otra Banda
Typical Caribbean village with its colorful houses.
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