WELCOME TO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
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.
TOURISM AND 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.
Regardless of where you plan to travel in the DR, there is an international airport close by. You may even want to consider flying into one place, such as Santo Domingo, and out of say, Puerto Plata, to maximize the time you spend experiencing different areas of the country. Las Americas International Airport (SDQ), La Isabela International Airport (JBQ), Punta Cana International Airport, Gregorio Luperon Puerto Plata International Airport, Samana International Airport (AZS), La Romana International Airport (LRM), Cibao International Airport, El Portillo International Airport (EPS), Arroyo Barril International Airport, Maria Montez International Airport (BRX) and Costanza 14 de Juno International Airport are the list of international airports