The lovely Punta Cana shoreline is protected by law, ensuring that no manmade structure can detract from this natural beauty. These calm tranquil beaches are perfect for those who enjoy water sports and great diving.
Live a day in paradise! Sail on a luxury catamaran to Catalina Island, snorkel on a colourful coral reef and relax on the beach. Enjoy a lobster meal on board before sailing to Chavon River. Cruise on a Mississippi boat to Altos de Chavon and discover the Mediterranean medieval town. Savour the fantastic Caribbean scenery during this outstanding day.
Feel the wind in your hair as you experience sailing by catamaran on the Caribbean Sea’s clear aquamarine waters. Return journey by speedboat and swim in a natural swimming pool. A beautiful day of relaxation and scenery.
Experience the real Dominican Republic. Taste homegrown organic coffee and chocolate, meet the people, visit a typical home, see local schools and villages. Cool down at secluded Macao beach and try boogie boarding.
Explore the first city of the new world… visit many historic monuments, Santa Maria cathedral and the amazing Colonial Zone. Guided visits, lunch, and free shopping time are also included in this tour.
Chill out and let you hair down on this ultimate Caribbean boat experience. Includes some of the best snorkelling on the Bavaro Coast, tropical fish that eat from your hands as well as an up close interaction with sharks and stingrays on our floating platform.
Go at your own pace… From this floating island, enjoy snorkelling on the reef, admire the nurse shark, hold a ray in your arms, take a kayak tour, get a relaxing massage, and sunbathe on floating mats. Relaxation guaranteed.
Attention strong sensation lovers! Drive your own four-wheeler through the breathtaking countryside. Our path leads you for a dip in a water cave and to Macao beach for a refreshing swim in crystal blue waters.
Be James Bond for a day. Drive your own speedboat along the coastline and discover the underwater beauty of the coral reef as you SNUBA with professional guides.
Make your dream come true. Swim and interact with dolphins and/or sea lions in their natural environment off the coast of Bavaro. Get ready for the kiss of a lifetime.
Enjoy the thrill of catching a blue marlin, white marlin, dorado or mahi-mahi. Get your cameras ready as your friends will not believe you without proof. Private charters are also available.
It is your sole responsibility to ensure that you - and any child travelling with you - have all the travel documents necessary to enter in, or transit through, each country on your itinerary. Please ensure you verify the requirements for each country as the required documents for the outbound portion of your travel may differ from those required on the return.
Most shops are open from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Best buys include Dominican Rum, cigars and coffee.
The currency in the Dominican Republic is the Peso. Travelers cheques are honoured by most hotels and stores. US dollars are also widely accepted.
Banking hours are normally from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday to Friday. Airport exchange booths remain open to service all incoming flights. Please note that there is no exchange booth in Punta Cana. Some hotels exchange money at the front desk.
It is customary to tip 10% in restaurants or bars but in some cases, it is already included in the bill.
Tap water is not safe to drink. Bottled water is readily available in almost any store.
110V; same as Canada.
Spanish is the official language. English is widely spoken in tourist areas.
Taxis are available from the airport as well as hotels. Negotiate the fare prior to the trip.