Bustling with activity, Punta Cana is one of the most popular tourist hotspots in the Dominican Republic. Its stunning clear waters and pristine white sands make it one of the most sought-after beach vacation destinations.
The primary hotel district runs along the Bavaro beaches, making it a great place to base your Punta Cana vacation. Here, you’ll find spectacular all-inclusive resorts boasting uninterrupted views over the striking coastline.
Alongside its beaches, Punta Cana vacation packages enable you to explore a laid-back piece of paradise. It boasts that typical Caribbean personality, allowing you to fully unwind and relax throughout your stay. If you’re looking to enjoy a more adventurous vacation, you’ll also find a range of activities to get your adrenaline pumping.
As Punta Cana is a beach vacation destination, you’ll find many of the activities on offer are watersport-related. You can try snorkeling, swimming with sharks or dolphins, catamaran cruises, and banana boat rides. However, it’s diving that really shines here. It’s one of the best deep-sea diving spots in the Caribbean. It boasts diverse marine life, giving you the opportunity to see fish, crustaceans, reptiles and a wide variety of coral.
Golfers are also drawn to the resort town thanks to its excellent collection of golf courses. There are over 10 different courses to choose from, providing something to suit all abilities. Families can also enjoy a fun-packed Punta Cana vacation. There are great water parks alongside mini entertainment centers to be enjoyed here.
The nearest city of Higüey is located 28 miles away, giving you the option to take a day trip to explore the great shopping opportunities available. The city is 500 years old, so you’ll also have the chance to find out about its unique culture and history.
An interesting fact about the mega-resorts in Punta Cana is that only two of them aren’t owned by European entrepreneurs. You’ll definitely witness European influences throughout!
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