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Average Weather 76°F
Peak Season For Festivals
Upcoming Event Merengue Festival

Dominican Republic Destinations

Internationally known luxury resort destinations—Cap Cana, La Romana, Puerto Plata and Punta Cana—have picture-perfect beaches and every kind of activity and entertainment imaginable. The Dominican Republic is also the #1 destination for golf in the Caribbean and Latin America. This vacation is tailor-made for every preference.

Events In The Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is rich in culture and celebrations! Check out the exciting upcoming events.

February

Dominican Carnival

Every Sunday in February since 1520, a celebration across the island ensues with parades, colorful costumes and elaborate masks. Music ranging from merengue to techno provides a mixed soundtrack for dance and celebration.

June

Web.com Tour

This annual tour takes place at the Los Corales Golf Club for professional golfers competing to win entrance to the famous PGA Tour.

Third Week of June

Puerto Plata Festival

A weeklong celebration of Dominican culture takes place in Puerto Plata during the third week of June every year. From the Fort San Felipe to the central plaza of the city, you can try the local food, art, song and dance.

Third Week of October

Merengue Festival

Food stalls and a stage for performances are set up along Puerto Plata’s Malecón which is shut down to vehicles for the celebration of the Dominican Republic’s national dance: merengue.

December

Dominican Holidaze

Dominican Holidaze is an annual music festival in paradise. Four days and nights of music on the beach accompanied by tropical drinks, daily activities, theme nights and excursions. Organized by the non-profit organization Positive Legacy, service projects and music are integrated to benefit people and the environment so you can make a positive impact on your vacation.

Our Resorts

Cap Cana

Secrets Cap Cana Resort Spa

Escape to an adults-only hideaway in the exclusive gated community of Cap Cana and surround yourself with luxury pursuits like an equestrian center, world-class fishery, marina and championship golf course.

Puerto Plata

Sunscape Puerto Plata Dominican Republic

Surrounded by an 18-hole Robert Trent Jones golf course, the beachfront Sunscape Puerto Plata offers an Unlimited-Fun® experience for the kid in everyone.

La Romana

Dreams Dominicus La Romana

With special spa suites and an on-site PADI Dive Center, this Mediterranean-inspired resort is perfect for spa getaways, couples and families.

 

Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa

At this laid back, eco-friendly hideaway, you can take a short walk along the beach to the pier where boats depart for Saona Island—the most popular excursion in the DR! Select the Saona Island Tour package at time of booking.

Punta Cana

Secrets Royal Beach Punta Cana

Adults can enjoy a romantic, relaxing getaway at Secrets Royal Beach and receive full access to two additional resorts next door: Now Larimar and Now Garden. A weekly market with local handicrafts is hosted here weekly.

 

Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana

Sign up for VIP treatment with butler service at this AAA Four Diamond Resort. Couples and families can enjoy diving, snorkeling, rum tasting and more.

Now Garden Punta Cana

This oasis hosts botanical gardens on-property with native tropical plants. Garden tours are offered at the Explorer's Club for Kids. Plus, you'll have full access to Now Larimar next door.

Now Larimar Punta Cana

Water sports, a four lane bowling alley, casino, nightclub, a pristine beach and more - Now Larimar's activities are endless. Plus, you'll have full access to Now Garden next door.

Sunscape Bávaro Beach Punta Cana

On El Cortecito Beach, in the Heart of Bávaro, families can enjoy kids and teens clubs, a theater, disco, four pools and weekly Dominican Rum tastings. Full access to Sunscape Dominican Beach next door.

Sunscape Dominican Beach Punta Cana

The resort offers relaxation with a quiet pool, but only a short walk away from the excitement of Sunscape Bávaro Beach where guests will have full access. The newly renovated Sun Club offers an upgraded Sunscape experience.

Uvero Alto

Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana

This AAA Four Diamond boutique resort offers an intimate, eco-friendly experience with a complimentary massage and horseback ride on the beach for each guest.

 

Breathless Punta Cana Resort Spa

Breathless Punta Cana welcomes guests to the party with a bi-level Freestyle Pool & Entertainment Zone with a swim-up bar, DJs, foam parties, theme nights and more. Enjoy free flow access to Now Onyx next door.

Dreams Punta Cana Resort & Spa

Dreams Punta Cana’s free-form pool is one of the largest in the region winding from the lobby to the sea. Try Dominican Rum on the beach with the resort's weekly rum tastings.

Now Onyx Punta Cana

The all-new Now Onyx offers an oceanfront salt water pool and full access to adults-only Breathless Punta Cana next door. Plus, Preferred Club guests receive personalized butler service.


Early Bird Savings

If you are planning on visiting the Dominican Republic, the earlier you book, the more you save! Save up to 55% plus receive $200 to $400 in resort coupons with Early Bird Savings.
Savings reflected in price at booking. See Term & Conditions for details.

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