Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, is famous for its long stretch of sandy beaches and luxurious all-inclusive resorts with pampering spas, exciting restaurants, and countless nearby attractions. Destination weddings, family vacations, or relaxing getaways make the Dominican Republic a vacationer's top destination. Many of Punta Cana’s hotels are located ri the beach and offer all the best amenities and entertainment. Did you know that most Punta Cana resorts also include an onsite casino? If that piques your interest, be sure to browse our gambling vacation packages to Punta Cana. There are many beautiful resorts throughout the Dominican Republic, so take your pick!
Here are a few of our most popular Punta Cana resorts:
On beautiful Bavaro Beach, this gracious adults-only retreat provides the perfect setting for relaxation and pampering.
Experience a world of comfort and convenience during stays at this expansive resort.
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Things to do in Punta Cana
Bavaro RunnersWhat's the best way to experience the Dominican Republic's wild-side? By taking an adventure aboard a safari truck and on horseback, of course! Bavaro Runners near Punta Cana takes you on an immersive journey to get off the beaten track. Experience plantations, rural life, cigar and rum making, a homemade lunch, and even a swim in the waters of Macao Beach. Tour provided by Amstar
Buggies RanchoTour is provided by IslandSun Experience - Shared Dune Buggy Adventure. A fun filled day for those searching for a "down and dirty" ride to see the natural beauty of the Dominican Republic.
Saona Island CatamaranThis tour is provided by V.I.P. Travel Services for travel now through 11/30/2010. This tour is provided by IslandSun Experience for travel 12/1/2010 and beyond.
Zip Line AdventureFrom the moment you climb aboard the safari-tough truck, you can just sense this won't be an ordinary day. You'll take a scenic route through the countryside, becoming familiar with the Anamuya Mountains safari-style! Enjoy the scenery as you rumble through the sloping hillsides, expansive vistas and dense woods that tower above you, because you're soon going to be seeing them from a totally different angle! Tour provided by Amstar
Monkey LandYour getaway to Monkey Land is a one-of-a-kind experience. Your excursion will begin with pick-up at your Punta Cana resort. Before you meet the monkeys, you'll have a chance to get closer to the locals of the Caribbean island when you stop at a traditional country house. There, you'll meet the family that resides in the house and learn about their life and culture while sampling the region's renowned coffee and cocoa. Tour provided by Amstar
Snorkel & Sunset CruiseGo aboard a luxury catamaran after a comfortable ride takes you to the marina from your resort. Then, set sail toward the Punta Cana reefs, which have some of the most beautiful sea life around. Take a deep breath, put on some snorkeling gear and let hundreds of tropical, colorful fish wow you as the sun beats down overhead. For today at least, this is your own little corner of ocean to explore. Tour provided by Amstar
Here are a few of our favorites:
- Relax with soothing spa treatments at a luxury resort.
- Head to Monkey Land Safari for an unforgettable interaction with squirrel monkeys.
- Explore the island on dune buggies.
- Spend a day out at sea with various ocean adventures such as snorkeling or scuba diving.
- Hop on a party cruise for a sunset cocktail, or two.
- Take a catamaran trip to local islands.
- Learn how to play golf or perfect your game in Cap Cana.
The Dominican Republic has excursions for every adventurer. Book your Punta Cana vacation today and learn about the benefits of an all-inclusive vacation package.
Additional information on Dominican Republic activities:
The Dominican Republic is a favorite Caribbean destination renowned for its sugary soft sand, tall towering palm trees, and tropical sightseeing. Southwest Vacations® offers many beach vacation packages where you can stay, play, and explore this famous tropical island. Relax and rejuvenate at the beach with a morning of sunbathing and swimming in the inviting calm water. Then, spend a lazy afternoon with a drink and a book under the shade of a palm tree or head out on the town for a little shopping.
The Dominican Republic is also the perfect place to experience thrills and excitement. River rafting, snorkeling with sting rays, ziplining, and catamaran cruises are just the start to the many fun activities and adventures that you can take advantage of on your vacation. Take a safari to explore even more of Punta Cana. Visit sugar plantations or take a breathtaking helicopter tour of the island where you’ll have a bird’s-eye view of the gorgeous coast. Take ATVs for an exhilarating ride through the rainforest or slow things down with a horseback ride where you can admire the surroundings through Punta Cana's rocky mainland.
Southwest Airlines® flight service to Punta Cana may vary based on departure, date, and origin city. View our flight information, so you can travel with ease.
Punta Cana Vacation FAQ
†First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply. A golf bag can be substituted for one checked bag.
Seats are limited and may not be available on some flights that operate during peak travel times and holiday periods. Flight and hotel rates may vary by day of week. Hotel surcharges may apply to weekends, holidays, and convention periods. Flights available on published, scheduled service only. Rates may be subject to change until purchased. Discounts are valid per reservation before taxes are applied. Offer not valid on existing reservations and may not be combined with any other offer. Subject to availability. Restrictions apply. ALG Vacations Corp. is the tour operator for Southwest Vacations®.