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.
Bathed by the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, Punta Cana is considered one of the national treasures of Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. Although it is known worldwide for its 50 kilometres of coastline of fine white sand, clear waters and tropical climate, Punta Cana has also a exuberant flora and fauna and numerous tourist attractions known worldwide as the impressive Saona and Catalina Islands, the Natural Park “Los Haitises” or the Historic city of Santo Domingo, where you can visit many monuments such as the first Cathedral of America or the Alcazar de Colon, both declared World Heritage Sites.