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Palm-studded, continuous diamond white beaches are synonymous with Punta Cana, but the DR’s stunning beaches extend countrywide.

Islands & Cayes

Multiple offshore islands and cayes reveal additional stunning beaches, and a vibrant underwater world.

Rivers & Lakes

Taking a cold river dip, near or away from the beach, is part and parcel of DR culture. Locals love to swim in fresh water rivers, cooking along the banks, and resting in the shade. For…

Cenotes & Springs

From Punta Cana to Puerto Plata, dip or jump into azure or emerald colored fresh water pools, flanked by lush forests.


Abundant rivers lead to numerous waterfalls, some of which offer adrenaline-packed hiking adventures.

Wildlife Watching

If you love critters, then you’ll be happy to find a wide variety in the DR, across coastal and mountainous climates.

Gem Mines

Follow the jewel trail north or south, where precious stones—from amber to larimar—are unearthed from the Dominican Republic’s soil. 

Urban Parks

Dominican Republic’s cities have one thing in common: urban parks are the hub of social life, a central gathering point where locals take a break from their day to chat, meet with…