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With 32 km of beaches with white sands, a backdrop of swaying palm trees, and warm waters, Punta Cana has become one of the most popular destinations of the Caribbean. It enjoys an ideal climate since it rarely rains during the day.
Besides rest and relaxation, this destination calls out to honeymooners, families, active travelers, snorkel enthusiast and golfers. Also many ecotourism is gaining popularity with many national reserves. Gamblers will rejoice with the many casinos
Few other spots boast a 35 kilometre stretch of pristine white sand, palm trees caressed by the breeze and limpid waters where you can literally walk for kilometres along the beach without seeing anything.
Punta Cana has a warm tropical climate but is tempered by eastern winds.
On the eastern most tip of the island of Hispaniola is Punta Cana and is best know for its unobstructed, thick palm fringed beaches and clear waters. This point separates the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean by the Mona Passage. The land is relatively flat and used for agriculture.
This area was first inhabited by the Tainos natives who left their mark on cave walls that can be visited today. Columbus first sighted this Caribbean coastline on his maiden voyage to Las Americas, and the landscape has remained in a natural, unspoiled condition ever since. The established towns lived, and still do in some cases, on farming, sugar plantations and fishing.
The Manatee Park Bavaro is a wildlife ecological/adventure site displaying bird, reptile and fish exhibits, and presents shows with parrots, dolphins and dancing horses.
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A day excursion to Los Haitises National Park is a must. This vine-strewn limestone plain has underground rivers flowing through caves with pre-Columbian drawings and petroglyphs. Visit the Cueva de la Linea and the Cueva de las Arenas, reachable by boat that will take you through the largest system of mangroves in the Caribbean. Do go explore as well the Boca de Diablo Cuevas, a large cave system south of Los Haitises.
Punta Cana International Airport
The departure tax of 20$ USD is not included with Sunwing/Signature Vacations.
This tax must be paid, in cash, per person and in the currency indicated.
Av. Mexico, corner of Av. 30 de Marzo, Santo Domingo. Telephone (809) 221-4660
November through April
We find all range of resorts and mostly are all-inclusive. Some cater to sports-minded people, others are couples only but most resorts focus on family.
Punta Cana is resort territory so most restaurants are located within them.
Bavaro Plaza is the largest shopping area in Punta Cana. Cigar Club Puntacana is the place to go if you would like to purchase Dominican cigars.