HIGHLIGHTS

TIME ZONE

Atlantic Std. Time (GMT-4:oo)

KNOWN FOR

White Sand Beaches and Merengue

OFFICIAL LANGUAGE

Spanish

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC DESTINATIONS

Internationally known luxury resort destinations — Cap Cana, La Romana, Puerto Plata, Punta Cana, Uvero Alto and Macao Beach — 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.

Top 5 Must-Do’s in the Dominican Republic

Looking for culture, adventure, or an extra dose of relaxation? Make sure to check these items off your Dominican Republic bucket list! Ask our concierge to help arrange an unforgettable excursion to one of the coolest spots around the island:
 

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Take a catamaran to the national park-protected Saona Island

Sunbathe, swim or snorkel at this gorgeous beach off the southern coast. Relax and soak in the picture-perfect postcard vibes as you’re surrounded by turquoise waters, white sand and endless palm trees.

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Explore the Damajaqua Cascades (27 Waterfalls)

Whether you choose to hike, jump or climb, the beautiful 27 Waterfalls in Puerto Plata are a must-see. Take a jeep tour to explore this wondrous series of canyons and plunge pools.

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Immerse in history at Santo Domingo’s Zona Colonial

Rich in history and heritage, this colorful town over 500-years-old is the oldest colonial city center in the New World. Walk through the UNESCO site’s cobbled streets and discover its charming shops, churches and eateries.

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Get Cultural at Altos de Chavón in La Romana

300 feet above the Chavón River lies this 16th - century inspired village sculpted in stone. Known for its medieval feel along with its architecture, fine dining, bars, and cultural arts and craft collections, Altos de Chavón won’t disappoint!

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Go Whale Watching in Samaná

If you’re traveling to the Dominican Republic anytime from December through March, head to Samaná Bay for some amazing humpback whale sightings! Each winter, thousands of these beautiful giants enter the bay to mate and give birth, making this one of the best places to see the whales in the wild.

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Know Before You Go and Travel Confidently!

Enjoy a safe and enriching experience in this diverse destination. Find all the travel resources you need and your questions answered at this one stop shop … travel confidently!

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CLEAN COMPLETE VERIFICATION

Check out the AMResorts® CleanComplete Verification™ program, a 360-degree quality, safety and hygiene system that will enable you travel to any of our properties with the ultimate peace of mind.

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THE PUNTA CANA PROMISE

We are proud to support the Punta Cana Promise, reaffirming our commitment to a set of security standards and safety guidelines you have come to know and expect from us in one of the top travel destinations in the Dominican Republic. Learn More ›

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Renowned for creating new and original genres including ska, reggae and dancehall, Jamaica’s styles have influenced music worldwide. Get a feel for the island by listening to our Sounds of Jamaica playlist.

EVENTS IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

The Dominican Republic is rich in culture and celebrations! Check out these exciting events.
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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 sets the stage for an island celebration of dance and culture.

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MARCH

PGA Tournament

This developmental tour takes place at the Los Corales Golf Club for professional golfers competing to win points the famous FedEx Cup.

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June

Puerto Plata Festival

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

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October

Merengue Festival

Celebrate the Merengue, the Dominican Republic's national dance! Enjoy local foods and live performances along Puerto Plata's Malecón, a scenic, mile-long promenade lining the Atlantic coast.

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Capture that vacation glow with:

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OUR RESORTS

Take in the lush, pristine coastline from one of our beachfront resorts. Connect with our passionate staff who will make you feel right at home as they cater to your needs. Let our authenticity radiate a true sense of place during your stay with us in the Dominican Republic

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Secrets Royal Beach Punta Cana

Adults can enjoy a romantic, relaxing getaway at Secrets Royal Beach and receive full access to Now Larimar next door.

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Dreams Macao Beach Punta Cana

Dreams Macao Beach Punta Cana brings families and couples Unlimited Luxury® along with relaxation and adventure in the pristine sand and turquoise waters of Playa Macao.

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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.

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Now Larimar Punta Cana

On-site boulevard plaza with access to shops, restaurants and bars, water sports, casino, nightclub, a pristine beach and more - Now Larimar's activities are endless. 

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Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana

Never underestimate the power of being pampered at this AAA Four Diamond boutique oasis where an escape in luxury mixed with nature is just a complimentary massage and horseback ride-on-the-beach away.

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Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa

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

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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.

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Now Onyx Punta Cana

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.

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Cap Cana

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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.

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La Romana

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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.

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Puerto Plata

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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.

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PICTURE PERFECT

Our guests have shared their vacation photos and we want to share them with you! From infinity pools to stunning ocean views, these shots have captured what a real vacation in the Dominican Republic looks like. See more & follow us.
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