Ciudad Colonial
Santo Domingo
Playa Juanillo
Punta Cana
Playa Dominicus
Bayahíbe, La Romana
Frontón
Samaná
La Barranca
Barahona

DOMINICAN
REPUBLIC
HAS IT ALL

Dominican Republic
Has It All
Dominican Republic
Has It All
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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Welcome to the Dominican Republic Official Tourism Website.

Dominican Republic is the second largest and most diverse Caribbean country, situated just two hours south of Miami, less than four hours from New York and eight hours from most European cities. Known for our warm and hospitable people, Dominican Republic is a destination like no other, featuring astounding nature, intriguing history and rich culture.

Surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the north and the Caribbean Sea on the south, our lush tropical island paradise boasts nearly 1,000 miles (1,609 km) of coastline, 250 miles (402 km) of the world’s top beaches, magnificent resorts and hotels, and a variety of sports, recreation and entertainment options. Here you can dance to the pulse pounding thrill of the merengue, renew in our luxurious and diverse accommodations, explore ancient relics of centuries past, delight in delicious Dominican gastronomy or enjoy ecotourism adventures in our magnificent national parks, mountain ranges, rivers, and beaches.

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Discovered in 1492 by Christopher Columbus, the country overflows with fascinating history, museums and exciting cultural experiences like music, art and festivals, plus uniquely Dominican specialties such as cigars, rum, chocolate, coffee, merengue, amber and larimar.

The #1 destination for golf in the Caribbean and Latin America, Dominican Republic delights visitors with 26 designer golf courses amid breathtaking coastlines with mountain backdrops and lush green fairways. With so many beautiful natural settings like romantic waterfalls, breathtaking coasts and idyllic accommodations, Dominican Republic is a top destination for weddings and romance. Many world class-resorts and hotels also cater to meetings and incentive groups who flock to Dominican Republic for excellent, friendly service and dynamic meeting venues.

Dominican Republic offers a fantastic combination of environments to capture your imagination and refresh the soul. And with eight international airports, paradise has never been easier to explore. We invite you to discover our breathtaking island sanctuary and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Upcoming Events

Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Bonyé at the Colonial City

Ruinas de San Francisco
Free musical performances of son and merengue held every Sunday in the Ruinas de San Francisco, Sant...

Dec 13 - Dec 15

III Tour Canita

The Links Golf Course
The Canita Tour will take place in different golf courses of Punta Cana and La Romana from August to...

Dec 11 - Dec 15

2nd International Contemporary Art Fair Artforo

Palacio de Bellas Artes
The 2019 international Contemporary Art Fair ARTFORO, in tribute to the artist Miguel Cocco, will ha...

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EXPERIENCES

Where
to stay

The Dominican Republic has long been a favorite Caribbean escape for its plethora of accommodation options attracting countless celebrities, sports personalities, and adventurous travelers.

Where
to stay

The Dominican Republic has long been a favorite Caribbean escape for its plethora of accommodation options attracting countless celebrities, sports personalities, and adventurous travelers.

Where

to stay

The Dominican Republic has long been a favorite Caribbean escape for its plethora of accommodation options attracting countless celebrities, sports personalities, and adventurous travelers.

Blog

We encourage you to follow our blog for everything from custom travel itineraries, insider travel tips, recommendations for underexplored adventures, accounts of first-hand experiences and so much more.

@GoDomRep

Instagram post 2198867899883881125_409040196 “This is the second time that I’ve climbed a hill that exceeds my expectations, well done, Montaña Redonda.” 📷: @jese.rs.
Instagram post 2198087033029397894_409040196 We asked a few passionate travelers why they keep choosing Dominican Republic as their vacation destination. Tell us in the comments below: Why do YOU keep coming back? #TheRealDR
Instagram post 2197337835149674186_409040196 “You just have to go to the Malecón of Santo Domingo to watch the sunset to see these beautiful colors. 😍” Excellent recommendation, @carlitoxhorton!
Instagram post 2196686052312137045_409040196 “The must-see photo from our trip!” You can say that again, @jese.rs. 💯
Instagram post 2195996492703421611_409040196 Pro tip from @gitraveler: “Save this photo so you can visit later, during the day AND at night, as it lights up and has an air of mystery and incredible beauty.”
Instagram post 2195254604673096740_409040196 It’s not too late for your Christmas morning to be spent along the shores of Dominican Republic. 📷: @andreita17 @surfingmanny
Instagram post 2194542902923105198_409040196 Looking for an unforgettable experience? Check out a fishing excursion on your next trip. The views are worth it! 📷: @michaelmatti
Instagram post 2193708914084589928_409040196 Tucked away eco-cabins, boutique hotels or beachfront suits. Wherever you stay in Samaná, you’re sure to be surrounded by magnificent beaches and rainforest escapes. 📷: @meganegalera
Instagram post 2193044032468751503_409040196 Bookmark alert! Playa Dominicus, located in Bayahibe, is one of the longest white sand beaches in Dominican Republic and it’s popular for swimming in its shallow, turquoise waters, but also for diving. 🌤🏖 📷:@volandodr
Instagram post 2192273450013759229_409040196 During the holidays, the Colonial City becomes just a little more magical ✨ A designated UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1990, the entire Colonial City lights up and is home to seasonal events and concerts. It’s the perfect time to take in the history and culture in Santo Domingo. #TheRealDR
Instagram post 2191543147884883053_409040196 Contagious culture, pristine beaches and world-famous waves, Cabarete, known as the Kiteboarding Capital of the World is a must visit! 📷: @argentinayelmundo.
Instagram post 2190099300734585943_409040196 “We just discovered this natural attraction not far from the city, where there are several waterfalls, wells and rivers that look like a pool. I invite you to discover what makes Dominican Republic different.” #TheRealDR 📷: @andreita17 @surfingmanny
Instagram post 2189363036779460086_409040196 Fun fact: “In the Dominican Republic there is a beautiful island called Saona, its beaches are so beautiful that hundreds of people visit them every day but very few know that you can spend the night and enjoy their sunsets and sunrises.” 📷: @alanxelmundo
Instagram post 2188640006783803289_409040196 “What a super experience this is, clear kayaking at Playa Sosúa!” Easy to see why Sosúa is a diver and snorkeler paradise, right? 📷: @theadrenalinetraveler
Instagram post 2187913432720723359_409040196 “Is this even real?” Somehow, yes. 😍Turquoise shores and abundant nature, Pedernales is as secluded and potentially beautiful as it gets. #TheRealDR 📷: @euniceagv
Instagram post 2186463795978609678_409040196 “For all those of you seeking different destinations and new adventures, how about chilling in a pool in the middle of a tropical jungle. 😎 Sharing with the world #TheRealDR” 📷: @tripmoz
Instagram post 2185739024627144698_409040196 “Almost every corner of Ciudad Colonial in #SantoDomingo has the cutest Instagram worthy spots!! Spent the day learning about the history of Santo Domingo, Kah Kow chocolate, and stuffing my face with some authentic Dominican food.” Now that’s a #TheRealDR experience! 📷: @cranberrytantrums
Instagram post 2185018145672276468_409040196 “A walk in the clouds.” Looking for the ultimate view of Dominican Republic? Head to Montaña Redonda. ✨📷: @nicanorgarcia
Instagram post 2184403087070210362_409040196 "Playa Esmeralda is about an hour drive from Punta Cana and its 🙌🏼. When visiting this part of the island venture out of the normal, high touristy areas, and explore the gems Dominican Republic has to offer.” Excellent recommendation, @tripmoz!
Instagram post 2183557019482447430_409040196 “Starting a new diet today: coconut for breakfast lunch and dinner with pineapple drink 🥥 🍹🌴🍍” We totally support your decision, @xkflyaway! 
@excellenceelcarmen @mi5ster_x

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