Tourism in Punta Rusia - Dominican Republic
Travel guide and tourist information to visit Punta Rusia and around: what to see, what to do, what to visit, which excursions... in Punta Rusia.
Punta Rusia - Dominican Republic
is a pristine natural beach which is located right next to the National
Park of Monte
Cristi, a coral reef 50 km long on the spectacular north coast
of the Dominican Republic. The name of Punta Rusia
was given to the region by Christopher Columbus when he visited
the island during his second voyage to the New World.
It is located in La Isabela Bay, between Monte Cristi and Puerto Plata. Its main attraction is the low number of small hotels, but with all the amenities for a pleasant stay with magnificent natural conditions. The beach is quiet, and you can enjoy a swim in the shallow, warm and golden sea.
This beach is ideal for the family and enjoy the features that make the Dominican Republic a dream travel destination. Along the beach there are restaurants that sell Dominicans dishes and fresh fish. This small village grows with new hotels as Punta Rucia Lodge, Cayo Arena Beach...
From the beach of Punta Rusia you can travel by boat to Cayo Arena, an island that is 20 minutes from the coast, and you can also go snorkeling.
Tourist attractions and places to visit in Punta Rucia
A small paradise islan just minutes boat.
What to see, what to do, what to visit near Punta Rusia
Ocean World Adventure Park, Marina and Casino is a complex of attractions located in Cofresi with a waterpark, a marina, casino, restaurants, nightclubs ...
The San Felipe Fortress
Vestige of the first city of Puerto Plata. The fortress is located at the end of the Malecon in Puerto Plata, on a small hill overlooking the ocean..