16 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

16 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

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Puerto Plata
— 3 nights
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Las Terrenas
— 2 nights
3
Santo Domingo
— 3 nights
4
Bayahibe
— 2 nights
5
Punta Cana
— 5 nights

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Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata ©
Although out of fashion in the past decades, major revitalization efforts have made a trip to Puerto Plata a growingly popular option for the adventurous travelers.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dona Nina Fishing Tour as well as Divecenter Merlin. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Diamonds International Amber Cove and Kana Rapai. Step out of Puerto Plata with an excursion to Cabarete Beach in Cabarete--about 48 minutes away. It doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of 27 Charcos and steep yourself in history at Fortaleza San Felipe.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Puerto Plata online tour planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Puerto Plata is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Stockholm in November: high temperatures in Puerto Plata hover around 36°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Las Terrenas.

Things to do in Puerto Plata

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 14 — 17:
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Divecenter Merlin
5.0
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Dona Nina Fishing Tour
4.9
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Waterfall
27 Charcos
4.6

2
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Las Terrenas

Las Terrenas ©
Las Terrenas is a town on the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic, located in the province of Samaná. Your day by day itinerary now includes Turtle Dive Center as well as Emmanuel Tours. On the 18th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Tainopark and then get a new perspective on things with Emmanuel Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Bonita, then get a new perspective on things with Turtle Dive Center, and then stop by Samana's Picasso: Eusebio dominican paintings.

Plan my day in Las Terrenas using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Puerto Plata to Las Terrenas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Las Terrenas, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Las Terrenas

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 17 — 19:
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Beach
Playa Bonita
4.6
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Turtle Dive Center
4.5
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Emmanuel Tours
3.9

3
nights
Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo ©
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
You've now added Treasure Divers to your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kahkow Experience and Calle Las Damas. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Zona Colonial, step into the grandiose world of Alcazar de Colon, steep yourself in history at Parque Colon, and pause for some photo ops at Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon).

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Santo Domingo road trip planning tool.

Getting from Las Terrenas to Santo Domingo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bayahibe.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 19 — 22:
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Treasure Divers
4.9

2
nights
Bayahibe

Bayahibe ©
Located on the shore of the Caribbean Sea, the town of Bayahibe has grown from a fishing village into a bona fide tourist destination, with visitors mainly drawn to the many dive sites just off the coast.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ryanna Sun, Bayahibe Fishing Centre and Casa Daniel. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with Casa Daniel and then take a tour by water with Bayahibe Fishing Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on Ryanna Sun, then stop by Museo y Fabrica de Puras, and then kick back and relax at Public Beach Playa Dominicus.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bayahibe trip app.

You can drive from Santo Domingo to Bayahibe in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Bayahibe can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Punta Cana.

Things to do in Bayahibe

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 24:
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Ryanna Sun
4.6
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Bayahibe Fishing Centre
4.1

5
nights
Punta Cana

Punta Cana ©
In an area boasting beaches that face both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, vacations in Punta Cana have been popular with tourists since the early 1970s.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tourlandia as well as Miile Spa. Explore hidden gems such as Don Lucas Cigars and Punta Espada Golf Course. There's more to do: stroll through Bavaro Beach and kick back and relax at Macao Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Punta Cana trip app.

You can drive from Bayahibe to Punta Cana in an hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 29:
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Must see
Bavaro Beach
4.5
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Don Lucas Cigars
4.1

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