Dominican Republic

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Key Info for Meeting Planners

Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -4)

International Airports: Santo Domingo (SDQ, JBQ), Punta Cana (PUJ), Puerto Plata (POP), La Romana (LRM), Santiago (STI), Samaná (AZS), Barahona (BRX)

Destination types: Beaches, Golf, Historic, Mountain, City

Entry requirements: Tourist card or visa

Sales tax: 18%

Standard tipping practice: 10%

Languages: Spanish, English widely spoken.

Credit cards widely accepted: Visa, Mastercard, American Express

Population: 9,378,819 (2010 Census)

Telephone: Country Code is 1, Area Codes are 809, 829 and 849

Currency: Dominican peso

Electricity: 110V / 60 Hz

Climate: Moderate tropical climate, with an average of 21C-30C (70F-86F) year round.

 

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